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Great views whatever the time of year

We took the chairlift to the top of Lecht on a cold August day. Not a snowflake in sight but the... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
MD-FatDonkey
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Settle, United Kingdom
Great views and lots of lifts

Great time on the slopes of the Lecht. First time up but lots of lifts to the different slopes so... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
Brian7392
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 17 January 2016

The Staff and owners have managed to create something really special here for all age groups and all abilities , Although pretty busy during our visit we were still able to enjoy the great atmosphere . Very good catering facilities which offer just what you...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2014

We only stopped briefly as a couple of our number needed to use the facilities. We expected to be charged but found out it was 50p for what were very basic toilets. What a rip off! Much better to travel on a little further to...More

2  Thank Gwen N
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say?? Stopped for lunch - lumpy, canned, lukewarm soup and a very greasy cheese and ham toastie. Absolutely awful. How difficult can it be to rustle up some basic, wholesome food? Scotland. Sometimes I despair of what you offer tourists. It’s embarrassing....More

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Reviewed 5 September 2018

We took the chairlift to the top of Lecht on a cold August day. Not a snowflake in sight but the experience was still excellent. At the top there are 360 degree panoramic views and you can see for miles around. We then walked back...More

Thank MD-FatDonkey
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Super slopes, lots of options on slopes. Nice little restaurant for what it was, cheap and cheerful to get a snack and does the job.

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Reviewed 8 August 2018

Great time on the slopes of the Lecht. First time up but lots of lifts to the different slopes so plenty of fun to suit all skill levels.

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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

This is no joke , the Lecht ski centre in the North east of Scotland was in absolutely perfect condition on April 1 st 2018 . I can only remember one other time before the new ski centre HQ was built that things were this...More

2  Thank skiboy r
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Visited on a week day - lovely and quiet - no queues anywhere. Staff were lovely - especially the lady at the ticket desk who was very helpful and not at all judgemental about the fact that we clearly had limited experience of skiing on...More

1  Thank Gillybob97
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Spent a day at Lecht skiing whilst we were at our beloved Glenshee for a few days. Lecht is a lot smaller than Glenshee but ideal for a day visit. We enjoyed the quiet pistes and found them to be in excellent condition. It's a...More

Thank lesleypickersgill
Reviewed 19 February 2018

We took our grandchildren skiing at the Lecht this past week and were so impresssed with the facilities for beginners and the attitude of the staff. All the staff seem to care about skiers having a really good experience at the Lecht. The gentleman running...More

Thank megwraight
Reviewed 18 February 2018

There's a lot to like about the Lecht as a place to learn to ski. Firstly - pricing is sensible, especially the packages that have tuition thrown in. [As an aside - all the instructors were 1st class - Gilly did a good job with...More

Thank TrkyTree
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

On a good snow day the lecht is as good as anywhere, I put a nice line down some fresh powder and fresh corduroy. But for me this place is all about inclusive family snow time, the penguin Park is ideal for the under 8...More

Thank John H
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Angela W
9 August 2018|
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Response from lesleypickersgill | Reviewed this property |
The piste is right next to the car park. This is common practice in Scotland in ski resorts to leave the dog in the car whilst skiing and people just return to their cars frequently to let them out.
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Dopey_172
16 February 2018|
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Response from Renae T | Reviewed this property |
I went as a beginner and I had to have a beginners pass for the carpet, the rope tow wasn’t even open. I believe all have to pay no matter what level. I hope this helps
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Mrs-Arthur
21 January 2018|
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Response from Chvanhaeff | Reviewed this property |
There are plenty areas for walk. Please check with the hotel for best tips. Lecht2090 welcomes dogs. And it is a nice cafe to look down to the nearest slopes. Hope this helps. ch
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