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Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel & Spa

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

Amazing location over looking Loch Ard and a short drive from Aberfoyle and the Lake of Monteith. We stayed in a one bedroom apartment with views over the loch and a large balcony. Bedroom and lounge were large and nicely furnished. Kitchen had every you could hope for in a self catering apartment and more. Bathrooms were slightly dates but...

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ForestOps, Manager at Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear KSME, Thank you for leaving such a wonderful review of your recent stay with us here at Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel & Resort. I am delighted to read that you were able to make the most of all of our facilities. I certainly hope to welcome you back again in the future. Warm Regards, Christopher Angus Operations Manager opsmgr.forest.hills@macdonald-hotels.co.uk

Irvine, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 April 2016

Had issues with dinner and service which spoiled our overnight stay and sadly they have not made effort to contact us as promised. The hotel is in a lovely location so could have been the perfect getaway for us it was not a four star experience.

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ForestOps, Manager at Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Elliemay394, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I am sorry we have not been in contact as of yet, as discussed via email this will be taking place shortly. I hope we can welcome you back to the resort in the future. Regards, Christopher Angus Operations Manager opsmgr.forest.hills@macdonald-hotels.co.ik

Knaresborough
Reviewed 8 April 2016

I love the McDonald hotels only disappointment this time was £65 for breakfast for 4 people my 2 kids would eat a bowl of cereal. £15 for that! We ate at cafe along road for qtr of price. Expensive for meal too £85, you can eat along road for the same meal for half the price. However, fab hotel will...

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ForestOps, Manager at Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear markmY1291WC, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. Following your comments we are currently reviewing our pricing for children's breakfast in the hotel. I hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kindest Regards, Christopher Angus Operations Manager opsmgr.forest.hills@macdonald-hotels.co.uk

Edinburgh
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Had a lovely stay - great location to see the Trossachs with amazing views, the grounds are lovely and well maintained and the staff all really helpful. We had a really decent meal in the Rafters Bistro - I am bit wary of hotel meals and this was a pleasant surprise. Breakfast was also good. The lounge / bar area...

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ForestOps, Manager at Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear JacqC, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit. I am pleased to read you enjoyed your stay and were able to make the most of all that we have to offer. I am pleased to say that the problem with the showers in our Leisure Club have now been fixed. I have also passed your...

Glasgow
Reviewed 7 April 2016

great location and very friendly helpful staff. evening meal beautifully presented and delicious. swimming pool good size for hotel standards and sauna & steam room clean & lovely too. would definitely stay again.

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ForestOps, Manager at Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear 325kathleenr, Thank you for leaving such a wonderful review. It's great to read that you were able to make the most of all of the facilities we have to offer. I look forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards, Christopher Angus Operations Manager opsmgr.forest.hills@macdonald-hotels.co.uk

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

Arrived at hotel and the room wasn't properly cleaned. Stains on carpet, dust on skirting boards, etc. Previous room users had left dirty underwear behind chair in the room. Housekeeping were called to remove, which they did (then offered deep clean). Breakfast next morning they got my order wrong. On second attempt the black pudding was harder than the table...

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ForestOps, Manager at Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear riboid, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us earlier this year. I am sorry for the issues you encountered, but lease rest assured that all the necessary steps have been taken to ensure these issues have been dealt with. I am sorry for my delay in responding to your last email, as you can...

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 April 2016

After reading several reviews of this hotel I was very pleasantly surprised how good this trip turned out. Our classic double room was more than adequate, very comfortable indeed, even had a nice balcony. Food in the restaurant was very good and service was also good. Drinks however were very expensive. A special mention to the receptionist Daniel who was...

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ForestOps, Manager at Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Derek C, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your recent stay with us. I am pleased to read you enjoyed your room and that you were even able to make the most of the balcony - a rare treat at this time of the year! Thank you for your kind comments regarding Daniel, I...

Dunfermline
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Excellent little break in a lovely location. Room at the top of the hotel gave us great views over Loch Ard. Food was excellent particularly the evening meal. Facilities were good and staff attentive and friendly. Highly recommend for a short break.

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ForestOps, Manager at Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear 928anng, Thank you for leaving such a wonderful review of your recent stay with us. I'm pleased to read you were able to make the most of our glorious views. I look forward to welcoming you back to the resort in the near future. Kindest Regards, Christopher Angus Operations Manager opsmgr.forest.hills@macdonald-hotels.co.uk

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Lovely hotel with the most beautiful scenery it really was breathtaking . Staff were very friendly and helpful. Food was lovely and an added bonus they catered for coeliacs. Would highly recommend and we'll definitely be back.

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ForestOps, Manager at Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear IanB190213, Thank you for leaving such a wonderful review following your recent stay with us. The views really do have to be seen to be believed. Thank you for your kind words regarding our food. We believe no one should ever go hungry so work tirelessly to ensure all dietary requirements are met where possible. I certainly hope to...

South Queensferry
Reviewed 2 April 2016

Stayed for one night and were blown away by the scenery and tranquillity of the place. Only hitches were typical problems with voucher and there were s couple of signs that our room had not been properly cleaned. Other than that the staff went out of their way to make us feel welcome and the food was great.

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Dear patricklS3381AS, Thank you for your kind words following your recent stay with us. I have passed on your comments to our Housekeeping team regarding your bedroom. I am pleased to read that the team went out of their way to ensure you were warmly welcomed to the hotel. I look forward to welcoming you back in the near future....

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled within the breath-taking scenery of The Trossachs, Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel & Spa provides a luxurious getaway right on your doorstep. Our hotel in Aberfoyle is located just 20 minutes from Stirling, 40 minutes from Glasgow and less than an hour from Edinburgh, offering the perfect retreat from city life. Indulge in award-winning dining in the Garden Restaurant, or enjoy a delicious afternoon tea on the terrace while watching over Lake Ard. Our sumptuous spa is just the thing if you need to relax, with a fabulous selection of Elemis treatments on offer or, for the more adventurous, why not take to the surrounding hills or venture out on to the lake. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel & Spa

Address: Aberfoyle, Kinlochard, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park FK8 3TL, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park > Kinlochard
Price Range: ₹ 8,978 - ₹ 23,942 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 55
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Also Known As:
Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel Aberfoyle
Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel And Resort
Macdonald Forest Hills Aberfoyle
Forest Hills Hotel
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“Ask for a room overlooking the loch”
briloujica, 28 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Try to get one of the rooms with a balcony. Stunning views!”
Chandalf, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Dog friendly as well.”
88royg, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Avoid the lodges as you pay a premium and not worth the money , especially due to coldness and damp.”
jackpJ9809AX, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Pay extra for a Loch view”
EdinburghDonald, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
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