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Douneside House

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Overview
Tarland, Aboyne AB34 4UL Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We did not stay here but came for dinner. Without doubt, this is a very special place to visit. The staff are welcoming, friendly and attentive. The bar and dining areas beautifully presented. The menu looked wonderful. Overall a very high-class ambience which left a...More

Thank ScotGold
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had booked the hotel 18months ago as the centre point for our friends and family who were coming from around the world to our daughters wedding in nearby Aboyne. Without reservation this was the best decision we made. Throughout our stay the entire staff...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very attentive staff, great service. Despite late notification of allergies for one guest they quickly sorted this & everthing was fine. The little game pie was the star attraction & the Prosecco was fabulous. We're staying here early next year & head of house give...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recently spent a few days at this very picturesque hotel. Gardens are simply stunning as was the food served. Surrounding countryside was magnificent in the autumn sunshine. Highly recommended. Staff were excellent ever present but never overpowering.

Thank Derek C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in the Gatehouse, which has three double rooms, each ensuite. There's also a sitting/dining room with wood-burning stove and a well-appointed separate kitchen. The Gatehouse also has central heating. The main house is a short walk away. There are extensive grounds that are...More

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AA Hotel of the Year (Scotland) 2017/18. 3 AA Rosette dining by Head Chef David Butters. Douneside House is owned and managed by The MacRobert Trust, a Scottish, grant making charity. All profits are donated to More charitable causes. Douneside House is a truly special place in heart of The MacRobert Estate. Here you can expect a warm welcome, fine dining and luxurious comfort in this most hospitable and unique country house on Royal Deeside. Set in seventeen acres of landscaped gardens, Douneside House makes the perfect base to take part in traditional sporting activities such as fishing and stalking, hill walking and ski-ing. The Douneside Health Club is fully equipped with gym, swimming pool, Jacuzzi, steam room and sauna. Outside we have an all-weather tennis court and croquet, badminton and putting on our splendid 2 acre lawn. Our restaurant offers a range of award winning menus including lunch, afternoon tea, dinner and our signature tasting menu. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Sauna
Tennis Court
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
28
Price range
USD 141 - USD 266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Douneside House Aboyne, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Aboyne
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
28
Price range
USD 141 - USD 266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Douneside House Aboyne, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Aboyne
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Traveller (173)
Dining (13)
Room & Suite (13)
Pool & Beach (3)
Family and Play Areas (5)
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Questions & Answers
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Tippytoes86
27 July 2018|
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Response from MarcelAWassen | Property representative |
Yes! All guests have access to the pool, spa pool, sauna, jacuzzi, 18 station gymnasium and the tennis court.
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Emma F
14 August 2017|
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Response from MarcelAWassen | Property representative |
Yes you can! Please visit our website for the menu. We always recommend that you book in advance.
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CaroleLed
3 February 2017|
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Response from douneside | Property representative |
Many thanks for your enquiry. Dogs are most welcome in our apartments and cottages but they aren't allowed in the main hotel building or bedrooms. There is a vast network of footpaths and trails from our doorstep - perfect... More
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Room Tips
"View of the Grampians"
brianmI990JG
4 Oct. 2018
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"For families, some cottages have multiple bedrooms and kitchenettes."
herotidus
21 Aug. 2018
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"Choose a room with lawn-view!"
Eefd
10 Aug. 2018
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"All rooms are good! The master rooms are extremely good."
EgoRonay
31 Jan. 2018
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