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Skene House Holburn

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  • Average4%
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“living room”(28 reviews)
“union street”(40 reviews)
“top floor”(19 reviews)
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Breakfast Buffet
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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We do love the tenement style of aparthotel that Skene House do so well far superior to the tenement I was dragged up in decades ago, plus this one is opposite the Kirk where I was a sixer in the cubs, in the 50s. Free...More

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Response from SkeneHouse, Manager at Skene House HolburnResponded 17 October 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to post a review on Trip Advisor following your recent stay at Skene House Holburn. I am delighted that your family and yourself enjoyed your stay at Skene House and that my staff looked after you. I...More

Reviewed 13 October 2017

This was a good Hotel/ appartment. Two lange bedrooms with dobbel beds. Kitchen with equitments to make your own breakfast, there was waterboiler, fridge, etcetra. Livingroom with furnitures, TV and a bathroom with shower in the bathtube. The staff was friendly. In and outchech went...More

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Response from SkeneHouse, Manager at Skene House HolburnResponded 17 October 2017

Thank you very much for your kind comments. We are always grateful to hear directly from our guests, about how much they've enjoyed their stay with us. All of our staff pride themselves, in providing excellent customer service and they will be delighted to read...More

Reviewed 22 September 2017

Large rooms in commercial district. Nicely furnished. Parking behind hotel. Staff helpful. Had a good breakfast as part of package. Have free do it yourself laundry. Cycles took a long time. No lift. We were on 3rd floor and needed to do laundry which was...More

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Response from SkeneHouse, Manager at Skene House HolburnResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at Skene House Holburn. I was delighted to read that you were happy with your apartment and that you found the staff to be helpful. As you mentioned, we do not have a lift...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017

Stay here regularly for work and it is always reliable. Good apartments, albeit a bit dated. Staff are good and friendly. Continental breakfast is reasonable and consistent. Overall it is good value for money.More

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Response from SkeneHouse, Manager at Skene House HolburnResponded 13 September 2017

Thank you very much for choosing Skene House Holburn for your trips to Aberdeen. And for taking the time to write a review afterwards. It is always nice to hear from our returning guests. We are delighted to hear that you found our staff to...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017

Our teenage son is old enough to need his own space but not yet independent enough for a hotel room of his own so we thought we'd give an apartment a go and it exceeded our expectations. We'd needed to contact the hotel having made...More

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Response from SkeneHouse, Manager at Skene House HolburnResponded 31 August 2017

Thank you for reviewing your recent stay at Skene House Holburn. It was lovely to read your wonderful comments and I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and would book with us again. We are delighted to hear that you found our staff to...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Dry Cleaning
Concierge
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$80 - US$142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Aberdeen
#3 Family Hotel in Aberdeen
#3 Business Hotel in Aberdeen
#14 Luxury Hotel in Aberdeen
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$80 - US$142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Aberdeen
#3 Family Hotel in Aberdeen
#3 Business Hotel in Aberdeen
#14 Luxury Hotel in Aberdeen
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Jane F
28 November 2017|
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Thank you for your enquiry. In general, we only accept dogs as we ask that animals are not left unattended in our apartments. However, depending on length of stay we have accepted cats on occasion in the past. I hope this... More
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9 July 2016|
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Response from SkeneHouse | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. Unfortunately we do not have lifts at Skene House Holburn. However, our concierges are available 24/7 to assist guests with any bags and luggage and we also do our very best to accommodate any... More
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RRSB2016
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Thank you for your enquiry. Yes, all of our suites are equipped with an iron and ironing board.
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"We faced the main road Union St and it was quiet !!"
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"Lower down the better."
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