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12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2016

This is a review of the restaurant only. I am pretty confused about previous reviewers describing the food as 'awesome' and 'amazing' as, in my experience, it was nothing of the sort. I can only assume that previous reviewers don't get out much. The food was OK, in as much as it was edible and filled you up but otherwise,... More 

Thank Taffy99
Grass Valley, California
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16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We got two rooms; a loft with twin beds for the kids, and our queen room, right below them. The problem: we were directly above the pub, and it was Saturday night. We were also above the front door, where the pub patrons stood all night, smoking, drinking, and talking just below our window. Even though we slept with the... More 

Thank whitejohn854
Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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168 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016

The room itself was clean with a very good bed. The tv was a very large top class HD Sony unit which I couldn't fault. The bathroom appeared to be virtually new with all new quality fittings. The shower was excellent and spacious. Dinner in the restaurant was good and reasonably priced. However, in my view, it's more of a... More 

Thank johnboy1066
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80 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful meal overlooking the sea from the upstairs restaurant . Very good menu consisting of local dishes & traditional Scottish dishes along with specials . I chose battered haggis fritters as a starter & couldn't fault , my main was a huge portion of battered haddock & chips that overhung the plate , I reckon it must have... More 

Thank Markb156
Forres, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2016

A very nice hotel in a great location, and the staff are wonderful. We arrived five minutes after lunch finished but no problem, we were fed. Nice clean and airy room with view over sea. Dinner menu is good pub grub, generous portions and reasonable price. On leaving we explained that we had an appointment and need to be off... More 

1 Thank David S
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 2016

i try to go here at least once a month. the food is amazing. the specials they have on everyday are fantastic and the soup is to die for. very very well priced and great amounts on the plate. never leave hungry.

2 Thank aberdeen1988
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54 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Been here many times and its great. The place is clean, tidy, quiet and very friendly. The food is awesome and there certainly not one to give you 'skimpy' portions. Reasonably priced and will continue to come back. Thank you.

2 Thank Ben W
Ayrshire, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

Room basic but clean with view over North sea. Food in restaurant was amazing and staff couldn't have been nicer. Website advertised cocktail pitchers but staff had no idea what we were talking about ! Overall had a great time.

1 Thank Lesley W
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

Booked a table late afternoon arrived at 5:30, we were greeted by a member of staff and showed to the table. Portion size was excellent had a sharing started and BBQ chicken lasagna and didn't have any room for desert. The price of food was spot on for portion size and quality. Would recommend booking ahead as the restaurant filled... More 

1 Thank J-james67
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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225 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Stopped in for soft drink while in area friendly bar staff and served immediately as not many people in for a Saturday afternoon probably busier in summer bar has three televisions, pool table and dart board so handy for the locals ,toilets clean however the whole place could do with a makeover noticed only one family in restuarant menu looked... More 

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Cove Bay Hotel

Address: 15 Colsea Road | Cove Bay,Aberdeenshire, Aberdeen AB12 3NA, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Aberdeen
Price Range: $67 - $131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Cove Bay Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 14
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“I didn't stay at this hotel, only went for a meal.”
 of 5 bubbles F6932ZWkenm, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room as far away from the pub as possible!”
 of 5 bubbles whitejohn854, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“room 6 called cabin 6 this room has 3 windows 2 at front and one to rear looking out to bay”
 of 5 bubbles 181henryj, 7 Feb 2016 | Read review
“My room looked out over the North Sea Fantastic!!”
 of 5 bubbles 117sheilap, 2 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Go to a different hotel”
 of 5 bubbles trishagoodwin, 29 Aug 2015 | Read review
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