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    The Gordon Guest House

    Gordon Guest House Station Square, Ballater AB35 5QB, Scotland
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Martin met us as we walked up and allowed us to check in at 2:30. He and his wife are both very helpful with hiking suggestions and places to eat around town. The Gordon is a spacious and beautiful Victorian home. Our 3rd floor (up...More

    Thank Flannery52
    Response from theo15, Owner at The Gordon Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for posting your excellent review of our Victorian era Guest House which was built around 1856.In building terms in this country we only have two floors which are connected by a wide sweeping ornate staircase.Thank you for your valued custom and look forward...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Welcome good, rooms clean and very comfortable and the breakfast [no need to eat for rest of day]. Apparently the oats had been soaked for 4 hours before being made into porridge and the 'full Scottish' wow. Despite being in middle of town was quiet...More

    Thank alanst2016
    Response from theo15, Owner at The Gordon Guest HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to post a review.We are pleased you enjoyed all aspects of your stay.We are pleased you enjoyed your porridge,the medium oatmeal is sourced from a Scottish supplier and in the traditional manner soaked over night in water.Thank you for...More

    Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

    Stayed one night in the Balmoral room. Great room with excellent bed and double couch for relaxing. Breakfast was excellent including a range of locally sourced bread. Great tips for stuff to do from Martin.More

    Thank Adam D
    Response from theo15, Owner at The Gordon Guest HouseResponded 30 June 2017

    Thank you for your positive review.We are pleased you liked our large Balmoral ensuite room.We have the space in this room to provide a super king-size bed , double sofa and a coffee table for guests to relax and watch the large screen t.v.We are...More

    Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

    Right on the Royal Station Square with free parking. Room and bathroom were huge. Tall windows overlooking old station house (being rebuilt after burned down). Quiet, clean place and very friendly and helpful hosts. Trains don't run anymore but at one time Queen Victoria and...More

    1  Thank David R
    Response from theo15, Owner at The Gordon Guest HouseResponded 30 June 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to post your excellent review of our large Balfluig ensuite room with whirpool bath and separate shower in ensuite.The room has an electric reclining sofa and super king-size bed to provide extra comfort.We provide a good choice for breakfast...More

    Reviewed 19 June 2017

    We spent two wonderful nights at the Gordon Guest House. Our room was nicely decorated, very spacious, had a huge bathroom with a whirlpool tub, and was extremely functional. Location is great --right in the heart of Ballater with very convenient parking. Many choices for...More

    Thank SKent68
    Response from theo15, Owner at The Gordon Guest HouseResponded 20 June 2017

    Thank you for your very positive review.We are pleased you both had a memorable time in our 4 star Guest House in the heart of the village.Many previous guests have also enjoyed our Balfluig ensuite room.It was such a pleasure having a couple who really...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • USD 103 - USD 105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Ballater
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    Room Tips
    "The Balmoral and Glenshee rooms have lovely views."
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    "In the Balmoral room with views to the front and side of the building."
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    "Look no further when in Ballater"
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    "I stayed in the Balfluig room on the first floor (rooms are on the first floor or above), and it was lovely..."
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