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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 November 2015

I have travelled extensively in the UK, East and West Europe, the USA & Caribbean and Asia staying in every standard of accommodation from B&B to luxury hotels but every few years I have returned to Kingussie as it offers something which is different. I have been visiting this hotel since 1993 and on this visit I was really delighted...

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DukeofGordonHotel, General Manager at Duke of Gordon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the Duke of Gordon Hotel. It is always a pleasure to see guests that have become friends of the hotel team over the years. We always look forward to their next visit to hear what they have been doing since we last had the pleasure of looking after them. I trust you...

Macclesfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 November 2015

We have returned to the duke of Gordon twice a year for the past ten years. We have never been disappointed with any part of our stay there and are always warmly welcomed, staff are truly amazing the food is excellent hence returning so often. We always look forward to return visits.

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DukeofGordonHotel, General Manager at Duke of Gordon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the Duke of Gordon Hotel and thank you for your kind comments about the whole team here at the hotel. It means a lot to them to know that their efforts are appreciated. A happy Christmas to you from all of us. Paul & Team

Airdrie, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

Lovely gorgeous old Hotel lovely food great staff just one down side has no atmosphere, place for coach trips and people of older generation sorry ,could be a great place 4 people heading to the slopes as it is very close to Aviemore where is for the snowboarders and the skiers

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DukeofGordonHotel, General Manager at Duke of Gordon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the Duke of Gordon Hotel. Thank you for your comments and I trust you will visit us again if you are in the area. We appreciate that at this time of year many of the guests are retired and enjoy dancing in the evening so our entertainment is organised accordingly to suit...

Macclesfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2015

From the moment you arrived , you get treated like royalty. The hotel has character and charm and the staff go above and beyond to make your stay as fabulous as possible. The food is to die for the choose is eminence even the royals would approve. It is impossible for any normal person to find fault with this hotel.

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DukeofGordonHotel, General Manager at Duke of Gordon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the Duke of Gordon Hotel and thank you for expressing your thanks to the whole team here at the hotel. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to seeing you again in the future. Paul

Flint, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2015

Food excellent, staff were very nice and helpful, room and bathroom spotless, could not have asked for better. Bed was super king sized. Any problem were sorted speedily-i.e remote control for TV stopped working but was sorted within 10 minutes. TV reception was a bit spotty but did not have time to watch much anyway. Hotel has a free wi...

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Dubai
Reviewed 11 November 2015

We ate here one evening during a short break in the Cairngorms. Food was very good and excellently presented. Staff were very pleasant and attentive. Menu had a decidedly local feel about it which was nice.

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DukeofGordonHotel, General Manager at Duke of Gordon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the Duke of Gordon Hotel. I trust you will visit us again when you are in the area.

Dyce
Reviewed 11 November 2015

We are staying in Aviemore for 1 week. Prior to travelling an acquaintance told us of this hotel where we would get a social dance with good music on a Monday night. I confirmed this with the hotel and along we went last night and enjoyed a lovely evening of social dancing with an accomplished accordionist. A superb evening which...

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DukeofGordonHotel, General Manager at Duke of Gordon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the Duke of Gordon Hotel. The hotel is open to non residents and we welcome all visitors. We are one of the few hotels that still offer live music and dancing most evenings and we have a regular non resident clientele that visit a couple of time each week to dance in...

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2015

Lovely old hotel with fabulous wide wooden stair case, ballroom and dining room with lots of original features including huge open fire in lounge. Our bedroom was clean and comfortable with a good view to the hills. The bar meal was good and reasonably priced, breakfast was buffet style with lots to choose from. Yes the hotel is very much...

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DukeofGordonHotel, General Manager at Duke of Gordon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the Duke of Gordon Hotel and for your kind comments. We hope you will visit us again in the future. Paul & the Team

North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Room and bathroom clean . Food poor ,very small portions. Dining room staff need a few tips on serving, setting tables, clearing tables , more polite and pleasanter towards the PAYING GUEST.Tea and Coffee served in Ballroom every night was cold and did not resemble tea or coffee disgusting in fact. Meal times varied from 7am to 8.30am breakfast 6.30...

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DukeofGordonHotel, General Manager at Duke of Gordon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the Duke of Gordon Hotel. I am sorry that you did not enjoy your time with us here in Kingussie and that you found the team not to be friendly. We do hope that you will visit the area again. Paul & the Team

Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2015

We thoroughly enjoyed our 5 day trip with Cairngorm travel. Andy our driver was courteous and knowledgeable. The Duke of Gordon hotel staff were very attentive and the food was marvellous. Being piped into our special final nights meal really brought a fitting end to our fabulous holiday. We would highly recommended Cairngorm travel to anyone. We're looking forward to...

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Thank you for taking the time to review the Duke of Gordon Hotel and I hope you had a safe & pleasant homeward journey. We look forward to seeing you again in the not too distant future. Paul & the Team

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Duke of Gordon is one of the premier privately owned hotels in the heart of the Scottish Highlands and the Cairngorm National Park,a truly unspoilt and spectacular part of the world. The hotel is one of the few highland hotels that can offer all the home comforts of a modern hotel combined with the traditional charachater and heritage of an old scottish coaching inn. The open log fire welcomes our guests into the warm and friendly enviroment that is the Duke of Gordon Hotel. ... more   less 

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Address: Newtonmore Road, Kingussie PH21 1HE, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Badenoch and Strathspey > Kingussie
Price Range: ₹ 7,640 - ₹ 10,642 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Duke of Gordon Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 64
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