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    Douneside House

    | Tarland, Aboyne AB34 4UL, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent92%
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    “leisure centre” (25 reviews)
    “swimming pool” (16 reviews)
    “croquet lawn” (10 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 18 September 2017

    Amazing building and grounds. No reception as such and we had no response to a couple of rings of the bell and had to go and find someone, same on checking out. Excellent leisure centre and swimming pool with an extremely helpful man in charge....More

    Thank Caninecaper
    Response from douneside, General Manager at Douneside HouseResponded 8 October 2017

    Thank you for your review, I'm really pleased you had a lovely stay and you enjoyed using our Health Club facilities; I'll pass on your comments to Colin, our Health Club Manager. We very much pride ourselves on offering our guests a personalised stay, so...More

    Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

    I have just returned home to Belfast after the most wonderful, relaxing stay at this first class country house hotel. I could not rate it highly enough for its understated luxury, excellent service and world class food. On our first night we sampled the seven...More

    Thank swampbex
    Response from douneside, General Manager at Douneside HouseResponded 22 September 2017

    Very many thanks for your wonderful review of Douneside; I will certainly pass on your comments to the team. There is no better way to start the day than a full Scottish breakfast, so we're very pleased to hear that it was one of the...More

    Reviewed 17 September 2017

    Perfect stay Douneside House has been the most perfect getaway for my friends and I this weekend. We stayed in the Gatehouse lodge not far from the main house. It boasted 3 gorgeous bedrooms with an equally beautiful living space, offering views of the putting...More

    Thank memilyj
    Response from douneside, General Manager at Douneside HouseResponded 22 September 2017

    Dear Emily, Many thanks for your wonderful review of Douneside; I will pass on your comments to Malcolm, Mel and the rest of the team. We thoroughly enjoyed having you all stay at Douneside for your reunion weekend and I'm delighted that you've booked a...More

    Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

    My boyfriend and myself came to Douneside and had a lovely weekend. The service was excellent, grounds beautiful and accommodation was very comfortable. Heath club had excellent facilities. We ate in the restaurant and the meals were exceptional. We will be back!

    Thank Timmie V
    Response from douneside, General Manager at Douneside HouseResponded 22 September 2017

    Dear Timmie, We're delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, and so pleased to hear that you'll be returning! We look forward to welcoming you both back soon. Best wishes, Marcel

    Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

    We stayed for 2 nights as part of a friends wedding anniversary and the experience and hospitality was excellent. This is like staying at someone's home and the service and ambience is well managed. The outlook is spectacular and the gardens are incredibly well maintained...More

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    Response from douneside, General Manager at Douneside HouseResponded 22 September 2017

    Thank you so much for your review of Douneside. We're delighted you had a great stay (and good weather!) We absolutely want Douneside to feel like a home from home so it's great to hear we achieved this. We hope to welcome you back to...More

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    • 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
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    • Price range
    • US$110 - US$307 (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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    • Aboyne
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    • 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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    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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