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Hilton Grand Vacations Club at Craigendarroch Lodges

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent three nights in a double room suite linked to the hotel. The room was very good indeed although it did take a little while to get the temperature up after we came in from a cold winters walk. The living room 'effect' fire was not really very effective. The Keiller restaurant presented us with some very good food...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Since Ballatar is a small town it's easy to be in a "good location" but it was really easy to walk/drive to the town from the resort. We stayed in one of the lodges and it was comfortable (some issues with heating in one room and shower didn't work in one bathroom but didn't really affect us). The staff is...

Thank sowpow
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

2 years since my last disappointed review of Craigendarroch. The refurbishment has happened in our lodge and the bathrooms are a great improvement. Everything was spotless and we had no maintenance problems. Despite rather dated decor it is extremely comfortable. The staff at the hotel were very busy but remained pleasant and helpful. Good value food. The pool area and...

Thank JeanBryden
Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were located in a chalet at the opposite end to the hotel. It overlooked the tennis court and a woodland area. The chalet was a wooden construction, with two levels and having plenty of space for the seven of us. It was ideal accommodation in a lovely setting and a perfect location for exploring the Cairngorms area and located...

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently spent a weekend here, on the first night couldnt get to sleep due to a noise in the bedroom, spoke to the girl on reception next morning and she spoke to maintenance who thought it was down to heating pipes so we moved rooms. However later that day a family arrived in room above us and the child ran...

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 November 2016

As a time share we have had for over 20 years we feel that the luxury that was is slipping. e.g. not B & O now Phillips and Samsung. As you know I'm like real ales and am disappointed that bottle conditioned ales are not offered. Don't get me started on the electricity bill for the week £ 70.oo that's...

Thank CambridgeIan
Dingwall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We booked a 2 bedroom lodge for three nights and it just wasn't long enough. The lodges are really spacious and my son (aged 11) opted to use the pull down bed in the living room which he thought was fantastic (pulled out of a unit so seemed pretty cool to him). The leisure facitlities are what you would expect...

Thank Karen F
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Have visited Craigendarroch for over 30 years and still amazed at the quality of the lodges and facilities. First class and well done to all. We love Lodge 10. The new Keillor Restaurant has excellent value menu and atmosphere. xxx

Thank R E
Dorking, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Visited for a coffee stop. The lounge is very welcoming as are the staff. Nice coffee although cookie was a bit dry. Had a look round and the grounds seem lovely. Very nice swimming pool and would like to have stayed longer.

Thank Nibbs007
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

I really like this place. My family have a time share here and we have been coming up for years. The lodges are quite spacious and very cozily kitted out. They are also pretty well maintained. However they are a bit dated and would benefit from a bit of a spruce up! The grounds and surrounding countryside are absolutely spectacular....

Thank nemesisofpop

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hilton Grand Vacations at Craigendarroch is a beautiful resort in Royal Deeside. It boasts 32 newly developed luxury timeshare suites along with it's existing 99 lodges set within the grounds, the Keiller Brasserie and Lounge offering a fantastic range of frshly produced and local menu items, an indoor lagoon pool, LivingWell Health Club and The House Spa. The resort also includes indoor games room and squash court together with outdoor play park and tennis courts providing activities for all the family. The resort is perfectly located for walkers and hikers to take in the beautiful surrounding scenery. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hilton Grand Vacations Club at Craigendarroch Lodges

Address: At Craigendarroch Lodges Braemar Road, Ballater AB35 5XA, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Ballater
Price Range: ₹ 11,473 - ₹ 29,764 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hilton Grand Vacations Club at Craigendarroch Lodges 3.5*
Number of rooms: 131
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“We are in a lodge down by the tennis court. No panoramic view as such but a lovely pond and red squirrels to watch.”
 of 5 bubbles JeanBryden, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Suites 4 & 5 look lovely”
 of 5 bubbles Shona5Perthshire, 16 Dec 2016 | Read review
“we sleep in a lodge not the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles CambridgeIan, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in suite number 7 which was well located.”
 of 5 bubbles auldcreameryGirvan, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Some suits quite a hike fro amenities, we were in 31, two lifts and a walk!”
 of 5 bubbles 389lesleyc, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
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