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Macdonald Pittodrie House

PricelineUS$ 133*
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Where to start! Many years ago this was a quality, luxury hotel so I was really disappointed when I returned to the area after 15 years to have such a disappointing experience for the high price we paid. To start with the room was damaged - glass cracked in the wardrobe door, crack in the porcelain sink and a stain...

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Inverurie, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Beautiful setting for afternoon tea with my daughter but food failed on all counts. Firstly we were served our pot of tea straight away but by the time we were served our cakes it was cold. The soup was Cullen Skink, which really is a preferred taste. Scones were rock hard, as were any other sponge based cakes. Thankfully it...

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Pittodrie_House, General Manager at Macdonald Pittodrie House, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing your recent visit. I am delighted that you enjoyed the setting. A lot of work has gone on in recent times to ensure that the grounds are in a glorious condition. I am sorry that the food did not meet your expectations. I will certainly discuss the points raised with Chef to investigate where we went...

Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had an 'itison' voucher for afternoon tea, which promised a selection of sandwiches, scones, tray bakes and fruit loaf, so visited with my mother recently. We were served tea, followed by a cup of luke warm soup (??) and small selection of finger sandwiches. Some time later we received the scones, 'Tray bakes'' and 'fruit loaf'. Sadly, the scones...

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Pittodrie_House, General Manager at Macdonald Pittodrie House, responded to this review

Afternoon tea at Macdonald Pittodrie House has proved to be a very popular afternoon for many guests, so we are obviously disappointed that we were unable to meet your expectations on this occasion. Our Scones, cakes and sandwiches are all made fresh in-house everyday. We constantly strive for perfection, so when feedback such as this comes in, we will certainly...

Seattle WA
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'll admit it....I was skeptical. Usually old castles that have been turned into hotels are long on the "old'" and short on modern amenities such as "clean", '"comfortable", "roomy etc. But while retaining all of its old castle charm, this place is totally comfortable for any contemporary traveler. Conveniently located for anyone visiting the distilleries west of Aberdeen. Each room...

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Pittodrie_House, Manager at Macdonald Pittodrie House, responded to this review

I was delighted to receive your review of your stay at Macdonald Pittodrie House. As you point out, the house is full of character and I am glad that you felt that we are able to retain that character while still offering all the modern facilities that one would expect. I look forward to welcoming you back in the near...

Elgin, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived at back of 1 o'clock and after checking in went up to room to find it wasn't made up from the previous occupants. Went back to reception where they apologised and was offered a drink while waiting for room to be made up. This drink was on my final bill. Whilst waiting found the tiny bar through the back....

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Pittodrie_House, General Manager at Macdonald Pittodrie House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. Please accept my sincere apologies for the disappointment you experienced. Clearly we have not met our own standards of service on this occasion. All feedback is invaluable to us as we can use it constructively in our ongoing staff training. I would also like to reassure you...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recently got married and got an itson voucher from a family member to use at the hotel. I booked it and phone the day of to confirm my booking which they somehow couldn't find so we had to cancel. I re booked it 2 weeks later and phoned up again on the day we are due to check in to...

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to come back after having a wonderful stay a couple of years back but what a disappointment. Attention to detail is lost. Staff - mostly friendly & helpful but don't dare complain as attitude "it's not my fault" was sensed twice. From warm wine (at £47 a bottle I expected it to be cold at least), no working...

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Buckie, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely stay in a beautiful room with stunning view of Bennachie. Turret bathroom was unusual. Dinner was very good and breakfast very enjoyable. We had a lovely stroll round the walled garden. A treat!

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My best friend treated me to afternoon tea here as part of a 'significant' birthday celebration. Did not want to complain at the time given the circumstances (my friend wanted to take me somewhere upmarket as a special treat) but I certainly would have if she had paid full price as opposed to using a discount voucher. Service was very...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Lovely grounds and staff, the Macdonald Pittodrie House is a beautiful accomodation boasting gorgeous views of the surrounding area. Our room was gorgeous with all the expected ammenities, but what really made it great were the dining rooms and sitting areas where you really felt the grandeur of this place. Highly recommend, and I know folk who got married here...and...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
One of the finest 4-star hotels in the Aberdeen area, Macdonald Pittodrie House is set within its own ancient grounds and offers the best in breathtaking scenery and fine facilities. The hotel's beautiful setting within 2,400 acres of beautiful estate land means we're a popular choice for family holidays, business and weddings. This Aberdeen hotel is a perfect venue for celebrations, events and conferences - boasting superb guest accommodation, stylish meeting and function rooms, plus breathtaking gardens and surrounding woodland. Our hotel near Aberdeen by Inverurie is perfect for country adventures - roam the marvellous Aberdeenshire landscapes and marvel in the glorious scenery we have on offer. Once you've finished exploring, we recommend a visit to our fantastic AA Rosette rated Mither Tap Restaurant, where you'll find the finest of fare in a remarkable Scottish countryside setting. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Macdonald Pittodrie House

Address: Pittodrie Chapel of Garioch, Chapel of Garioch, Inverurie AB51 5HS, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Inverurie > Chapel of Garioch
Price Range: ₹ 9,047 - ₹ 17,384 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Macdonald Pittodrie House 4*
Number of rooms: 27
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Macdonald Pittodrie Hotel
Macdonald Pittodrie Inverurie
Pittodrie House Hotel
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