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The Aberdeen Altens Hotel

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Varna, Bulgaria
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Not a bad room space, but very very cold in the room even with heater on max and very noisy fan on the heater when ser to maximum. Unable to sleep with the noise. Had to choose to sleep cold but quiter. Nice restaurant.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Spent two nights at this hotel and found it to be of outstanding value for money.At checking we were upgraded to an executive room that had obviously just be renovated,it even had a kitchen.The breakfast and evening meal were first class,but the thing that really made this hotel stand out were the staff.They were always smiling,polite and just seemed to...

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Thank Iamallconfused
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

great place for a cheap spa break and pool ideal for aberdeen city break duthie park just down the road and other attractions in city food is ok but i would not book evening meal on hotel deal menu not great there is good pubs just down the road wellington i used the breakfast at the hotel is to die...

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FORFAR
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel looks dated on the outside however is lovely in tbe inside. Staff were very helpful, rooms were immaculate and well equipt. Swimming pool quiet small for the size if the hotel but warm with sauna, steamroom and jacuzzi - all very relaxing. We had dinner and breakfast both were very tasty and loafs to choose from. We have...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very convenient location on the south side of the city. Speedy and friendly check in. Rooms are clean and spacious. Ensuite was also well appointed, although there was no heated towel rail. Room had tea and coffee facility and even an iron and ironing board. We used their pool which was nice and warm. There was also a sauna and...

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Thank Richard L
Elgin, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for a couple of nights in December and I have to say it wasn't quite as nice as I has remembered it to be. Last time. I stayed here I was in the suite which admittedly a better room, but I didn't expect such a huge drop in standards from the suite down to premium, which is the...

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Thank Mitchm71
glasgow
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this Hotel through itison which l was for midweek,phoned the hotel and they were very happy to give me the weekend for the same deal. there was a few negative reviews posted guess they drank to much as this Hotel stay was fantastic,the staff at reception were a delight and the evening meal was up there with the best,lounge...

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Stoke-on-Trent
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't be put off by the grim exterior ('prison-like' would be an understatement!). Inside we received a warm welcome from all the staff we encountered and our room (a mini-suite) was spacious, clean, well equipped (it included a small kitchen area) and a switch by the side of the bed controlled the heating simply and effectively, which was much appreciated...

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the hotel staff were friendly, good service, good room. Only eat breakfast at the hotel, however very good choice, staff were friendly. Didn't have to wait to be seated.Check in and check out was very straight forward.

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moray
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for a long weekend with dinner b&b deal. When arrived at the car park we both thought the place looked drab......but as soon as you enter the reception you will be pleasantly surprised. Room was spacious and exactly want you expect with lovely towels, accessories and tea/coffee making. The spa and pool were lovely, and wow the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Free Parking
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
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Additional Information about The Aberdeen Altens Hotel

Address: Souter Head Road, Aberdeen AB12 3LF, Scotland (Formerly Thistle Aberdeen Altens)
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Aberdeen
Price Range: $66 - $132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Aberdeen Altens Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 251
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Also Known As:
Thistle Aberdeen Altens Hotel Aberdeen
Thistle Hotel Aberdeen
The Aberdeen Altens Hotel Scotland
Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Aberdeen
#4 Luxury Hotel in Aberdeen
#6 Best Value Hotel in Aberdeen
#8 Family Hotel in Aberdeen
#11 Business Hotel in Aberdeen
#18 Romantic Hotel in Aberdeen
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“try get bottom floor”
 of 5 bubbles alistaird977, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are OK.”
 of 5 bubbles richardl95, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a mini-suite, the extras are worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles 710SteveS, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The room was furthest away from the elevator, but it was quiet, comfortable no complaints”
 of 5 bubbles 18keithm, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Remember your swimming and / or gym gear - great facilities.”
 of 5 bubbles ianalexandert, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
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