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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

great hotel friendly staff and good food could not ask for more. we went out on trips every day that were organised by the group. on returning in the eavening to a warm log fire in the hotel and a good meal. will be going again and would recomend it.

Thank poveyj
Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Went on 6th January from Scunthorpe bus station. Most other people on the trip had been with the company before and had booked other trips with them. Although a long journey our driver 'good looking Steve' broke it up well with 2 decent stops, one at a woollen mill. Hotel, for a 3* rating was fantastic. Our luggage was taken...

Thank Linda F
Penrith, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Just returned from a 4 night stay at the Duke of Gordon hotel. It was as part of a coach tour with Cairngorm Travel. All the staff were friendly and helpful. The rooms were warm and well maintained. Lots of hot water and a great shower. Included in the stay was breakfast and evening meal and bother were very good....

Thank tim186328
Northumberland National Park, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed on one of the special Twixmas breaks, and for the cost including coach travel, it could not be faulted. The ambience of the public rooms beautifully decked out with Christmas decorations and warmed by a big open fire could not be faulted. The staff made us feel really welcome and along with the evening entertainment made it an...

Thank HollyGB70
West Yorkshire
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

After a 10 hour cramped journey we arrived at almost 8pm. We stayed on the coach until it went to the back of the hotel so my husband could use the disabled access. Went to our room, on the ground floor as requested. A lovely room, plenty of room for his scooter. Freshened up and then went for dinner, couldn't...

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Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from four days staying at the duke of Gordon Kingussie travelling from peterlee to Kingussie took nine long hours due to unrealistic pick up times. The management at the hotel welcomed us with open arms as usual- meals, rooms all excellent unfortunately cairngorm travel don't seem to be able to organise the transport as they should but having...

Thank Margaret J
Goole, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here from 22nd Dec - 3rd Jan on a Christmas/New Year break (our 4th at this hotel). Warm, clean, comfortable, friendly with good, well prepared and presented, food and wonderful staff throughout. Along with quite a few other guests we sucumbed to the respiritory infection that seems to be sweeping Britain at the moment and so spent 6...

Thank Pat H
DukeofGordonHotel, General Manager at Duke of Gordon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments and we are please that you are both feeling so much better. It will be a pleasure as always to welcome you back for Christmas again. Take care and look after yourselves. Paul & Team Duke

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Travelled from Leicester by minibus to wetherby then Durham to Kingussie by coach with cairngorm travel - 11 hour journey. Duke of Gordon hotel welcomed us and rooms adequate but basic. Food was well prepared and presented with good menus every night. Excellent entertainment on New Year's Eve with good firework display. Unfortunately entertainment on other four nights very mediocre....

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DukeofGordonHotel, General Manager at Duke of Gordon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to the Duke of Gordon Hotel. it was unfortunate that the weather got the better of us for the 'town treasure hunt', however we do have a wide selection of board games, jigsaws, meccano and Scalextric that are available in the Lounge at all times. I am sorry that...

Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went with Cairngorm Travel who also own the hotel. The 11 hour journey was tedious and the pick ups and transfers could have been better organised to reduce the travel time but it was worth it when we got there. The hotel and area was lovely, the rooms very good and nice and warm, although the television was not...

1Thank susan p
DukeofGordonHotel, General Manager at Duke of Gordon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments regarding the hotel. I am sorry that you had problems with the television service during your visit. We have installed a new system within the last 2 weeks and as with all new systems we have ad some teething problems. Hopefully they are all now resolved and we have up to 33 channels available...

Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having visited in December 2016 I have to say a big thumbs up to Paul and his staff for being ever attentive nothing was too much trouble it made our few days stay more pleasurable. The food was varied and of a high standard, our room was spacious with ensuite ,tv tea/coffee making facilities if I had anything to find...

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DukeofGordonHotel, General Manager at Duke of Gordon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments and praise for the team here at the 'Duke'. It means a lot to us all to know our efforts are appreciated. I have noted your comments about the evening entertainment. We contract the entertainers for a 12 month period from January each year. We will be changing the line up and some of the...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Duke of Gordon is one of the premier privately owned hotels in the heart of the Scottish Highlands and the Cairngorm National Park,a truly unspoilt and spectacular part of the world. The hotel is one of the few highland hotels that can offer all the home comforts of a modern hotel combined with the traditional charachater and heritage of an old scottish coaching inn. The open log fire welcomes our guests into the warm and friendly enviroment that is the Duke of Gordon Hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Duke of Gordon Hotel

Address: Newtonmore Road, Kingussie PH21 1HE, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Badenoch and Strathspey > Kingussie
Price Range: $147 - $206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Duke of Gordon Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 64
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Duke Of Gordon Kingussie
Duke Of Gordon Hotel Kingussie, Scotland, UK
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“Never heard anyone complain about their room so that means good all round”
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“Room locations vary, as there a several extensions to the original house, if you can't manage stairs, make sure you make this known.”
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