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Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

What a cracking find. Fantastic bed and breakfast. Local to the town walking distance great hosts Lea and pieter. The room was big and extremely comfortable. Breakfast is great with plenty of choice. Parking and wi fi. Pieter has a fabulous sense of humour. Thanks for great stay.

Thank Sue E
2 reviews
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

My friends and I have been coming to this excellent bed and breakfast to play golf in the Ballater area for a number of years. Everything about this accommodation is excellent. The attention to detail is superb especially the breakfast. It is perfectly prepared and everything is home made and is a credit to the owners. I thoroughly recommend this... More 

Thank Jan K
Copenhagen, Denmark
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Me and my boyfriend stayed at Moorside House over the summer. Not only was the room very nice, we were also met by the nicest and welcoming couple. The breakfast was by far the best we had in the whole Scotland and we could not have asked for anything better. Very very good service and just a really cute place.... More 

Thank Anne L
Wayne, Pennsylvania
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55 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016

We highly recommend this B&B. Peter and his wife were cheerful and helpful. Our 2nd floor room was spacious and very clean. We could easily walk around the village from the B&B. There was plenty of parking behind the house. We were greeted warmly and Peter carried our bags to our room. WIFI was a problem for us but we... More 

Thank Arrietty613
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Our party of 3 had a very pleasant one night stay at the Moorside. The hosts were friendly and welcoming. The beds were comfortable. The showers were hot. The breakfasts were first class, featuring home made jam, marmalade etc. and an English woman who made world class porridge! Will certainly try to book again on our next trip.

Thank ScottishDavid_13
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15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Just returned from yet another stay at The Moorside and don't understand Julia B's problem. I have never had difficulty accessing WIFi whilst sitting in the comfort of the well appointed Guest Lounge. The bedroom was spotless as always and the hosts are a wealth of local information. Breakfast is unbelievably good with home made bread, muffins and preserves

Thank Joy G
Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Three of us travelled to Scotland to play golf last week and stopped at this excellent bed and breakfast establishment. The rooms are spacious and very clean and comfortable and the breakfast, with home made bread and preserves the speciality are something else. Considering the location the WIFI is first class and enabled us to view and book a game... More 

Thank Peter J
New York City, New York
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Nice grounds, nice rooms, nice couple, and nice breakfast. The only reason why I am giving this B&B 3 stars instead of a top rating is because there was no WiFi connection. When I asked the host about it, they said everything was on so it should be working. And they were correct: the WiFi was on, I was able... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
Reviewed 12 June 2016

The room was large, very clean, and quiet. The breakfast was delicious with a wide variety of choices -- far better than most restaurants. Pieter and Lea are the perfect hosts -- warm, fun, and professional. So glad we found this B&B and hope to get a room here next time!

Thank adollmeyer
Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
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41 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2016

First B&B we stayed at in Scotland and what a joy compared to hotels! Warm welcoming couple, Pieter and Lea. Made us feel at home in this beautiful house. Spacious rooms kept spotlessly clean and the best breakfast I have had away from home. Homemade muffins, bread, jams, wonderful fruit and muesli. Plus your choice of salmon, bacon and eggs... More 

Thank Linda S

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Moorside House

Address: 26 Braemar Road, Ballater AB35 5RL, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Ballater
Price Range: $34 - $42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Moorside House Ballater, Scotland
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“All rooms are great and the location is nice and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles X7323APpeterj, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Total facilities were of high standard”
 of 5 bubbles 180margaretp, 7 Aug 2015 | Read review
“We had a room overlooking the back - it was very quiet with a nice view of the hill.”
 of 5 bubbles CitySlave, 6 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Try to get a front room.”
 of 5 bubbles Neil_G_1231, 9 Aug 2012 | Read review
“Try the home made muesli for breakfast - delicious!”
 of 5 bubbles 186525Happy_Camper, 20 Jul 2012 | Read review
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