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Macdonald Aviemore Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort

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This is one of three 4-star hotels located within Macdonald Aviemore Resort situated at the very heart of the Cairngorms National Park in the Scottish Highlands. This hotel is most popular with families who enjoy the special family rooms featuring special bunk rooms giving kids their own space within their parents room - a popular option with all family members! You'll find everything you need and more within the wider resort - luxury brand shopping, a cinema, top-class restaurants, state-of-the-art Aviemore Activity Centre, family activities, swimming pool - and for golfers, the Spey Valley Championship Golf Course. Recently voted one of the best in Scotland, this course boasts some of the most breathtaking views in the world.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Public Wifi
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Kids pool
Sauna
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
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Mountain View
Centrally Located
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
85Good for walkers
Grade: 85 out of 100
35Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
5Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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We stayed in this resort for 3 nights as part of the Santa weekend, from the second we arrived to hot chocolate and mince pies we were well taken care of. The rooms were lovely 1 king sized bed and a set of bunk beds for the kids with hot drink facilities, a safe, toiletries in
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Just Returned from another Santa weekend. Had a brilliant time, been for the past four years and already planning our return next year. So much to do it’s a struggle to fit it all in. The panto was brilliant, the entertainment team do a great job. Kids loved the elves too, magic
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Just got home from the Santa weekend today and to say we were disappointed is an understatement. We think it was grossly overpriced and was anything but magical.
On arriving we were greeted by an elf, that my kids thought was amazing. Kids posted their letter to Santa via Buddy
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We are on our way home after an amazing Santa weekend. My kids think it was the best weekend ever and didn’t want to leave! The resort is brilliant with so much for the kids to do! The entertainment staff and elves do a fantastic job with the kids! Magic mike the elf totally made
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If you want a fun filled Christmas weekend. Look no further. Greeted by the Elves on arrival with mince pies and letters to Santa. The Panto had more Ad libs in it than script I'm sure. But was hilariously funny. You would normally pay lots of money to see something like that.
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If you are a resident in the hotel do you have to pay for using the cinema? On of my boys will unlikely sit through an entire film so just checking.
We were here last year and didn’t but we had booked a package so don’t know if that’s different.
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We arrive on Friday and have dinner included on our first night. Where is best to eat with kids? The Aspect looks a bit fine dining, what is the Italian and burger place like? Is there a carvery place also? Thanks
Found the Italian very poor in quality of food and service. The Aspect was expensive and the burger bar not our thing. We went into town and had a great time both food and entertainment was spot on.
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What is the phone number of the hotel?
How mush is breakfast per person also for kids aged 3 and 6 years old?
Can I get the email address for the hotel?
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"Book b&b only, eat dinner elsewhere"
"stay elsewhere"
"Find another property and in review process would not allow me to rate Service, Rooms, nor Value which I would only select a 1"
"Rooms are nice and quiet, Reception service terrible."
"avoid the hotel!"
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PRICE RANGE
US$104 - US$308 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
macdonald aviemore highland hotel aviemore
LOCATION
United KingdomScotlandBadenoch and StrathspeyAviemore
NUMBER OF ROOMS
404
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