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    Douneside House

    | Tarland, Aboyne AB34 4UL, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent92%
    • Very good6%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    “leisure centre” (25 reviews)
    “swimming pool” (14 reviews)
    “croquet lawn” (10 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Tennis Court
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 286 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    We went for dinner with ten other friends to this fairly recently opened hotel and my partner and I decided to stay the night, and what a good idea that was! We were greeted most warmly on arrival, shown our room and presented with a...More

    Thank Ah1407
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed in one of the cottages in the fantastic grounds of this hotel, and cannot complain at all about the specification or comfort. Bedrooms, bathrooms and living space were all to a high standard and were just what we needed. There weren’t too many...More

    2  Thank Jonathan B
    Response from GM-Douneside, General Manager at Douneside HouseResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Jonathan B Many thanks for taking the time to share your experience during your recent stay. I’m really pleased to hear you enjoyed your overnight stay in Alpha cottage and you managed to enjoy exploring some of the surrounding area. I am, however, disappointed...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    What word describes Douneside? Excellent doesn't do this fine place justice. Family came and enjoyed the Gatehouse, the grounds, the facilities, oh and the food 😀, great place to catch up in a homely and relaxed way. Warm welcome, warm home (granddaughter thinks the Gatehouse...More

    1  Thank Jim_Duncan
    Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

    This is a lovely place to stay. Very friendly and helpful staff. Amazing location, quiet hotel with stunning views. Just a short drive to Aboyne. We could not make full use of the facilities due to the short length of our stay, but would highly...More

    Thank NicDax
    Response from GM-Douneside, General Manager at Douneside HouseResponded 5 weeks ago

    Dear NicDax Thank you for taking the time to write your excellent review. We are really pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay. Hopefully you will be able to stay a bit longer on your next visit so that you can use all of...More

    Reviewed 24 October 2017

    We were here at the end of Sept. 2017 for our daughter’s wedding, which was brilliant. Our praise goes back further when we started arranging the wedding (almost a year ago), where the management did everything to meet our wishes. For the wedding, our family...More

    Thank Roadtrip077
    Response from GM-Douneside, General Manager at Douneside HouseResponded 25 October 2017

    Dear Roadtrip077, Thank you so much for the kind words in your review. It was fantastic to have your family here on the big day of your daughter and now son in law. We truly enjoyed looking after you and your family whilst you were...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$111 - US$314 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 28
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    • Scotland >
    • Aberdeenshire >
    • Aboyne
    • Also Known As
    • Douneside House Aboyne, Scotland
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    Emma F
    13 August 2017|
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    Response from CaroleLed | Reviewed this property |
    Yes you can but they are closed to the general public for July & August while they cater for military personnel exclusively. Check the website for actual dates as I'm not 100% sure.
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    CaroleLed
    2 February 2017|
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    Response from douneside | Property representative |
    Many thanks for your enquiry. Dogs are most welcome in our apartments and cottages but they aren't allowed in the main hotel building or bedrooms. There is a vast network of footpaths and trails from our doorstep - perfect... More
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    "Every room has something unique to offer, you would have to be very fussy to be disappointed."
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    "front rooms look over the hills"
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    "Standard room had great views to the back of the house"
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