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The Lodge on the Loch

Aboyne Loch Golf Centre, Aboyne AB34 5BR, Scotland
+44 1339 886444
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible16%
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“hot tub” (9 reviews)
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Aboyne Loch Golf Centre, Aboyne AB34 5BR, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

When you drive up to lodge on the loch, it's well presented and looks lovely from the outside! We were staying in aboyne for a wedding, which fell on the weekend of the Braemar games, so accommodation was tough to come by. That said we...More

Thank Weesim81
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely 3 nights stay here in the Lochnagar Suite over a weekend. Service ,Rooms,Food & Location were all great and just ideal for us. Every dish we had on the menu was lovely. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay and the view from our balcony...More

Thank enmas305
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and i spent 2 nights as part of an anniversary break and enjoyed every minute Jean ,Derek and there staff made us feel very welcome and took time to sit and chat with us which added a very nice personal touch. We stayed...More

Thank colin d
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Second time visiting here. And staff very friendly. Room spotless and gorgeous view. Food is brilliant also. Will defiantly recommend and visit again. Thank you for great visit again.

Thank caroline2320
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Went there just to eat because everything else in Aboyne was fully booked. We had a great view on the lake and the sunset. It really looked promising. But the food was awful. My wife got the risotto which turnout to be a bowl of...More

1  Thank hamel_stephane
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Had a brilliant stay from start to finish, an absolutely breathtaking spot, with wonderful scenery, wildlife and the loch is beautiful. The staff were very welcoming and clearly went out there way to make you feel welcome. Everything was clean and the spa treatments were...More

Thank Chodge08051993
Reviewed 23 May 2017

My wife and I spent a romantic night here prior to me undergoing major surgery for cancer later in the week. The room was spacious, warm and very clean and tidy. We had booked champagne etc. on the hot tub balcony and spent an enjoyable...More

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

As soon as we went in we were met by a very polite gentleman who made us feel very welcome, we were there for hot stone massages with jean & Denise, my girlfriend and I have been to a lot of the very well known...More

Thank Steven S
Reviewed 21 November 2016

a haggis starter for the meat eaters and the arabiatta with goats cheese were lovely. very attentive staff and a great quiet location to unwind.

Thank TAGAberdeen
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Mediocre food and dreadful service. We don't go out to be insulted. Will never visit this place again.

5  Thank beavic63
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 99
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aboyne Loch Golf Centre, Aboyne AB34 5BR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Aboyne
  • Phone Number: +44 1339 886444
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Situated in 55 acres of stunning scenery literally a stones throw from Aboyne Loch, The Lodge on the Loch’s unparalleled surroundings and exceptional facilities are amongst the most impressive in Scotland’s North East. Set against the stunning backdrop of the Cairngorms National Park, the Loch side Restaurant is accredited by Eat Scotland, and offers a relaxed affordable fine-dining experience in peerless Scottish tranquillity. Ideal for anything from informal dining to special occasions, customers can enjoy wonderfully varied and healthy cuisine. Head Chef Sandy Cowie is an award winning Grampian Chef and the delectable fare reflects his devotion to quality locally sourced ingredients and culinary innovation.
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