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Airdrie
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Very comfortable hotel in peaceful location. Food was most enjoyable, especially breakfast - best toast EVER! Leisure facilities excellent. Only downside was size of bed - just too small! Most hotels have kingsize.

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Thaxted, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Our room was large and airy with a large comfortable bed. Bathroom of a comfortable size. The food was extremely good and well served. The staff, most of whom did not appear to be Scottish, were helpful and attentive. The views from public rooms was stunning, over the Golf course and the estuary, and easy distance from North Berwick. Would...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 February 2016

About 10 years since previous visit and has had a decent facelift in that time. Décor much better and gym and spa hugely improved. Staff excellent on whole but reception could have been more helpful on certain things.

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Cumbria
Reviewed 10 February 2016

Good hotel, what you expect from Macdonalds, I have stayed here many times and was very disappointed that they have changed the bar food menu only fish and chips no peas they had ran out? Only hot food.

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Eyemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Booked the luxury spa day for 2. I bought this for my daughters 18th birthday. Upon arrival we was greeted by very polite staff and taken to a room with refreshment to fill out the forms before we was shown around the place. It seemed a lot bigger than I expected. we was given our gowns, towels and slippers which...

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Dunfermline
Reviewed 9 February 2016

The hotel and spa are definitely worth a visit, the food was delicious. Some staff were good others were hopeless and unhelpful, at points rude. It's hit or miss, it wouldn't put me off the hotel but next time I'll stand my ground.

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 February 2016

We booked for Sunday Lunch and were seated on time and ordered our food within 10 minutes. ! hour and 20 minutes elapsed before we got our starters which were very poor. Gloopy soup and a beef dish that looked like a disc of congealed dog food. After another 15 minutes we got our main course and the beef had...

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HotelManagerMarine, General Manager at Macdonald Marine Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Alan P, I would like to firstly apologise for not responding sooner to your review. If you could e mail me directly at hotelmanager.marine@macdonald-hotels.co.uk I will endeavour to address the issues that you have raised.

Beverley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Stayed for 3 mid-week nights at the Marine on a business trip with a number of colleagues in the first week of Feb 16. The hotel looks as though it has gone through some re-furbishment work recently and is looking smarter than my last stay. As usual the staff were very welcoming and friendly and my room (212) was clean,...

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Motherwell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Great hotel food was delicious!! Enjoyed my full body massage and time in the spa. We got a free upgrade on arrival so room was better than expected. Very comfortable rooms good size too. We also had an iron board and an iron in our closet which was fab. Would definately visit again

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Absolutely stunning surroundings, and great views from the reception areas. The building itself is very impressive, but the double rooms are fairly small and standard. The Craigleith Restaurant in our experience was also extremely overrated. The menu is basic and expensive, and the service is pretty poor. A number of tables were complaining when we dined on the Saturday night,...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • 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
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Macdonald Marine Hotel & Spa boasts everything you could need for a short break on the Scottish coast. Our luxurious spa offers rejuvenating Elemis treatments performed by highly trained therapists. Experience award-winning dining in our restaurant or relax in our lounge while taking in the view over the Firth of Forth. Your guaranteed a great night sleep in our stylish bedrooms, exactly what you need after a day on one of the many surrounding world-class golf courses. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Macdonald Marine Hotel & Spa

Address: 18 Cromwell Road | Edinburgh, North Berwick EH39 4LZ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > East Lothian > North Berwick
Price Range: ₹ 8,123 - ₹ 15,049 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Macdonald Marine Hotel & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 83
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Macdonald Marine Hotel And Spa
Macdonald Marine Hotel North Berwick
Hotel Macdonald Marine
Berwick Hotel Marine North
Macdonald Marine Hotel & Spa North Berwick, Scotland
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“Rear of hotel has sea views”
 of 5 bubbles jona557, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room overlooking the famous North Berwick Golf Course & Firth of Forth”
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 of 5 bubbles 677JohnC, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the back have views out to sea. We had a ground floor room which had a bay window and was enormous.”
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