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Macdonald Morlich Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort

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Next to the Conference Center Inverness-shire, Aviemore PH22 1PN Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Smoking rooms available
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We decided to visit Aviemore as my hubby was working in Aberdeen and we’ve always wanted to visit. On arrival, we were advised that our allocated booking of the Morlich hotel had been changed to the Highland Hotel as they had decided to close the...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

We booked to eat dinner after our swim. It was terrible. The food was cold and the salad was brown. The server could not speak enough English to take drinks order. Queued up to pay. Horrendous. We won’t be back.

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Angela T
Response from General M, General Manager at Macdonald Morlich Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore ResortResponded October 25, 2018

Dear Angela T, We are sorry that you did not enjoy your meal in the Giovanni's restaurant. Your comments will be shared with the team in order to address the issues raised. Kind regards, Christo Botha General Manager

Reviewed October 14, 2018

A conference / tourist hotel. Included as part of our Gate1 tour. Included dinner the first nite was typical hotel food. The beef was tough, but potato leek soup and chocolate mousse was good. Breakfast the first morning was chaos. A Chinese group came late...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from General M, General Manager at Macdonald Morlich Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore ResortResponded October 25, 2018

Dear kingofhma, Thank you for reviewing your stay with us at the resort. I'm sorry that some elements of your stay was not what we would have wanted, but happy that you enjoyed your room. Kind regards, Christo Botha General Manager

Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

This is our second time stayingat the Morlich as a couple. Check-in was quick but the staff need to learn what facilities are available for guests. Asked if there was any entrainment, as we had enjoyed it during our last stay, to be told there...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from General M, General Manager at Macdonald Morlich Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore ResortResponded October 25, 2018

Dear trip201, Thank you for reviewing your stay at the hotel. I'm sorry that some elements did not live up to expectations and these will be addressed with the team members concerned. We do hope you will reconsider and return for another more enjoyable stay...More

Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

The hotel is situated in a campus like setting with 5 other hotels/buildings. Our room was clean with tasteful decor but TINY. I had to move everything in order to make space for my luggage on the floor. Bathroom is updated with good lighting BUT...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank linksnut
Response from General M, General Manager at Macdonald Morlich Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore ResortResponded October 7, 2018

Dear linksnut, Thank you for reviewing you stay at the hotel. I do apologise that you found the rooms to be small, but great they were clean and tastefully decorated. We will address the maintenance issues that you highlighted. Kind regards, Christo Botha General Manager

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One of three 4-star hotels located within Macdonald Aviemore Resort in the centre of Aviemore in the Cairngorms National Park. The hotel itself is home to our popular Giovanni's Italian Ristorante and the More contemporary Morlich Lounge and Bar - the best place in Aviemore for afternoon teas! The wider resort offers guests a further 3 restaurants, a luxury shopping centre, a cinema and Aviemore Activity Centre which boasts a huge leisure pool, soft play and activity rooms for children of all ages. There's also Macdonald Spey Valley Championship Golf Course in Aviemore, only 5 minutes along the road, hotel guests can get transfers and discounts on green fees. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Beachfront
Spa
Room types
Smoking rooms available
Hotel class
Room types
Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
65
Price range
US$93 - US$231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Macdonald Morlich Hotel At Macdonald Aviemore Resort Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Badenoch and Strathspey > Aviemore
Hotel class
Room types
Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
65
Price range
US$93 - US$231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Macdonald Morlich Hotel At Macdonald Aviemore Resort Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Badenoch and Strathspey > Aviemore
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"Be prepared to be moved without notice to a sister hotel in the resort as stated in their terms and..."
W6233NTjimc
Sep. 16, 2018
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"There are lifts for upper floors so dont worry if you have a buggy."
rosed717
Mar. 11, 2018
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"Don't get one near the lift!"
Piddi_CFC
Feb. 27, 2018
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"Any room is good since this is a resort area."
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Nov. 9, 2017
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