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Hednesford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Had a lovely five days here travelling with Cairngorm Travel. Our driver Des was very informative and accommodating. The hotel was very good if a little too warm due to the mild temperature. Our room was comfortable and overlooked the front of the hotel and High Street with mountains in the background. The staff were all friendly and good at...

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DukeofGordonHotel, General Manager at Duke of Gordon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review and for your kind comments about the team. With regard to the heating, so many people having differing tastes and it is always difficult to find that happy medium that suits everyone. I am sorry if you found this uncomfortable but I hope you will visit us again in the...

Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Was booked with tour company Cairngorm travel and seating at meals once you had chosen your table you had to stick to that table regardless if you didn't like the company the other 6. Some on our table seemed pompous and stuck up. I wouldn't go back to this hotel. Even though the trip was a good price there is...

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DukeofGordonHotel, General Manager at Duke of Gordon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am sorry that you were not happy with the dining arrangements during your recent visit. I was sorry to read that despite having enjoyed your time here and rating the hotel highly you would not visit the area or the hotel again. This is a great pity as there are many beautiful places to...

Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Lovely friendly reception on our arrival, room great,very clean and fresh, food was tasty and served by friendly staff, nothing any trouble, My friend and I stayed for 3 nights, no complaints at all, will certainly visit again

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DukeofGordonHotel, General Manager at Duke of Gordon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and for your kind comments. we look forward to your next visit. Paul & Team Duke

Scotland
Reviewed 2 March 2017

What a great looking building. Fronting the main road with excellent parking. We had lunch here and were not disappointed. The place is well furnished and very clean. A varied menu offered well priced food. The staff were pleasant and helpful.

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DukeofGordonHotel, General Manager at Duke of Gordon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit. I trust you had a safe and pleasant onward journey and that you will visit us again when you are in the area. Paul & Team Duke

Wallasey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Went again to the Duke of Gordon on 30th January on the Snowflake break, second year running, and it was brilliant as usual, a different tour this year a Castle , well worth a visit, booked again for next year live this place.x

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DukeofGordonHotel, General Manager at Duke of Gordon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We look forward to welcoming you again next year. Paul & team Duke

Shardlow, null, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We spent 6 days at the Duke of Gordon Hotel as part of an organised coach party. We have to say that we all had a lovely time and thoroughly enjoyed the Scottish hospitality. The hotel is an old, grand building set in the village of Kingussie. Not an awful lot to do in the village itself, but plenty of...

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DukeofGordonHotel, General Manager at Duke of Gordon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to the Duke of Gordon Hotel and for your comments about the team. All of them work hard to ensure our guests have an enjoyable visit and it is always nice for them to read that their efforts have been appreciated. Paul & team Duke

notts
Reviewed 1 March 2017

What a fabulous holiday, staff all very polite, friendly and helpful, room was very spacious, clean and comfortable. Good breakfast selection and Excellent 4 course menu each night, all the food was a really good variety and choice and superbly cooked.Entertainment each evening was just that, very entertaining and enjoyable. Would definatley go back.

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DukeofGordonHotel, General Manager at Duke of Gordon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments about the hotel and the team. I trust we will be welcoming you again. Paul & Team Duke

Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We stopped here for lunch in the pub. It was nice and cozy after being out in the rain most of the morning. We found a seat near the fireplace that was going. Staff were very friendly. We just had a light lunch and then a pot of tea.

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DukeofGordonHotel, General Manager at Duke of Gordon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I trust you enjoyed the rest of your visit and didn't get too wet. Paul & Team Duke

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Went to the Duke of Gordon Hotel for a short break. Staff were amazing and could not have asked for better. Food was great and plenty of it. Would recommend staying at this hotel to anyone wanting to have a chilled out time. Lovely log fire to sit by and have a good malt

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DukeofGordonHotel, General Manager at Duke of Gordon Hotel, responded to this review

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit to us here in Kingussie. The Duke of Gordon Hotel has a large selection of Speyside Malts from across the Badenoch & Strathspey region that have their own distinctive flavour. The log fire has become one of the Duke's most endearing qualities, guests always comment on the log fire being so...

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Reviewed 16 February 2017

Just returned from our first visit to this hotel - all I can say is - Wonderful! From start to finish the staff were friendly and helpful. Luggage taken from coach to room. Spacious room - creaky bathroom floor but if you were over 100 years old you would creak too! Excellent food served in the sumptuous dining room. We...

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DukeofGordonHotel, General Manager at Duke of Gordon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing your recent visit to us here in the highlands. We do our best to try and secure the floor boards but as you say when you are over 100 years old it is not easy. I trust you had a safe & pleasant onward journey. Paul & Team Duke

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Duke of Gordon is one of the premier privately owned hotels in the heart of the Scottish Highlands and the Cairngorm National Park,a truly unspoilt and spectacular part of the world. The hotel is one of the few highland hotels that can offer all the home comforts of a modern hotel combined with the traditional charachater and heritage of an old scottish coaching inn. The open log fire welcomes our guests into the warm and friendly environment. All of the hotel electricity, heating and hot water is provided using a Woodchip Biomass System from fully sustainable resources. We are proud to have significantly reduced our carbon footprint and be one of the greenest business's in Scotland. A warm welcome awaits all to this gem that is the Duke of Gordon Hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Duke of Gordon Hotel

Address: Newtonmore Road, Kingussie PH21 1HE, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Badenoch and Strathspey > Kingussie
Price Range: $174 - $214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Duke of Gordon Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 64
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Duke Of Gordon Hotel Kingussie, Scotland
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