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Edinburgh
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Great for families with children! Lovely rooms with plenty space for the little ones. Great play and leisure facilities. Although the weather wasnt great, there was plenty to do indoors. Great food and helpful staff!

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General M, Manager at Macdonald Aviemore Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your extremely positive review on Trip Advisor. The Resort has so much to offer for families no matter the weather, with some great additions for the outdoors over the summer months. Thank you once again for the kind comments. I do hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back again soon. Kindest...

Aberdeen, Scotland
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Had a great stay and no matter the weather plenty to keep the kids happy. Pool activities, soft play , cinema and out door play area as well as the activity centre. Breakfast was plentiful and the refurb at the Aviemore hotel is fantastic.

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General M, Manager at Macdonald Aviemore Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your 5 star review. I am delighted to read that you got to enjoy the facilities that the Resort has to offer. The refurbishment of the Aviemore hotel really is fantastic...I particularly enjoy the contemporary burger bar that now occupies the ground floor. I do hope that we can welcome you back again soon. Kindest...

Leven
Reviewed 3 May 2016

We had a classic double room which was small but very comfortable and recently refurbished. The ensuite shower room was also small but again nicely refurbished and clean. The staff were polite rather than very friendly which was fine. Our breakfast was very good even although the hotel was very busy when we stayed. There was a good choice of...

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General M, Manager at Macdonald Aviemore Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor. I am sorry to hear that some aspects of your stay did not meet your expectations. Please be assured that I have discussed your comments with the Senior Team. I do hope that this will not deter you staying again...perhaps in the Morlich Hotel that has a very modern and...

Newport-on-tay
Reviewed 3 May 2016

A lovely homely hotel where the staff are equally very customer orientated, the hotel is very clean and tidy and is a credit to your organisation. The steak restaurant and staff was first class and nothing was too much for the staff particularly Gabor who always had a kind word to say.

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General M, Manager at Macdonald Aviemore Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your 5 star review on Trip Advisor. I will be sure to pass on your kind comments to Gabor and the rest of the staff. I do hope that we can welcome you back again soon. Kindest regards Lindsey Randall Operations Manager

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Unimpressed & disappointed. Expected more for the price. Positives - hotel reception staff were friendly & good location. Negatives - very poor evening meal (quality & service), pool changing areas were not as clean as we would have expected.

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General M, Manager at Macdonald Aviemore Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review on Trip Advisor. I am sorry that there were inconsistencies with service throughout the Resort. I will certainly be looking into this with the team. I do hope that this will not deter you form visiting again in the future. Kindest regards Lindsey Randall Operations Manager

Kirkcaldy
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Lovely stay till morning shower wouldn't work properly, an check out staff not really interested worse check out I have ever had, ruined break away for which is memorable place to us. Breakfast as always lovely gentleman that serves an has been there every time we go is very help an makes great poached eggs mmm

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General M, Manager at Macdonald Aviemore Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor and thank you for choosing to stay with us on Resort again. I will be sure to pass on your kind comments to the Breakfast Chef. Please accept my personal apologies for the issues you experienced on check out. I am sorry that this has affected your stay. I have...

Birmingham
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Dining was okay, breakfast was great, hotel room neat and tidy, no hot water on the first evening but it was there the next day. Staff is very friendly, didnt realise there was so much to do, need to stay longer next time.

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General M, Manager at Macdonald Aviemore Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your 5 star review on Trip Advisor. Please accept my apologies for the hot water issue. There really is so much to do, not only on Resort, but also in and around Aviemore. I do hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back for a longer stay in the near future. Kindest...

Huntly, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 April 2016

This hotel has potential to be better than it is. The staff, especially in the dining room were disorganised and not welcoming at all everything seemed to be a chore.The food was acceptable but because of the staff attitude the dining experience was spoiled.Could do much better for a macro ale hotel.

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General M, Manager at Macdonald Aviemore Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for you review on Trip Advisor. Our primary aim is to achieve and exceed our guest expectations and I am sorry to hear that we have failed on this occasion. If you wish to discuss any of your issues further please contact me directly on lindsey.randall@macdonald-hotels.co.uk or 01479 815100. I do hope that we will have...

Turriff
Reviewed 29 April 2016

We were made very welcome by all the staff -the hotel was very well looked after and our room was excellent. Typical Macdonald Hotel ! Great food and service. A lovely break No complaints at all. Would recommend to all as it looked child friendly too.

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General M, Manager at Macdonald Aviemore Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your very kind review on Trip Advisor. I will be sure to pass on your lovely comments to the staff. I do hope that we can welcome you back again soon. Kindest regards Lindsey Randall Operations Manager

Dunblane
Reviewed 28 April 2016

The lodges where brilliant. Very clean, with everything laid out well. It would be nice to have smaller lodges, we had to book a 6 person lodge even though there was only two of us plus toddler. Some restaurants closed early due to the time of year.

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Dear Guest, Thank for your kind review on Trip Advisor and choosing the Resort for your family break away. Although most of our lodges are 3 bedrooms we do have a couple of 2 bedroom lodges. I do hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back during peak season to allow you to try all the restaurants...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hotels of our Macdonald Aviemore Resort are situated at the very heart of the Cairngorms National Park in the Scottish Highlands - a magical location. Stay amidst ancient Caledonian pine forests at one of our four distinctive hotels or our luxury woodland lodge accommodation. You'll find the perfect room for your stay in one of our luxurious Scottish Highlands hotels at Aviemore. Our Highlands Hotel offer four-star luxury for all the family along with our newly refurbished Morlich and Aviemore Hotels which are due to open Spring 2015. Choose one of our Luxury Woodland lodges for a stunning escape in the forest surrounding our resort. You'll find everything you need and more at Macdonald Aviemore Resort - luxury brand shopping, 3D cinema viewing, top-class restaurants, our brand new, state-of-the-art Aviemore Activity Centre, family activities, swimming pool - and for golfers, the Spey Valley Championship Golf Course. Recently voted one of the best in Scotland, this course boasts some of the most breathtaking views in the world. Designed by Dave Thomas, former Ryder Cup player, it features the longest hole in Scotland - a par 5 measuring 635 yards. Are you up for the challenge? ... more   less 

Additional Information about Macdonald Aviemore Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort

Address: Macdonald Aviemore Resort, Aviemore PH22 1PN, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Badenoch and Strathspey > Aviemore
Price Range: ₹ 9,257 - ₹ 15,032 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Macdonald Aviemore Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 404
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