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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed today NEWvia mobile

My family and I went for a Spa day. 2 minutes after entering the hotel we were rudely reprimanded by a member of staff for accidentally slamming a corridor door because a conference was being held (it was like being back at school). Due to the conference and lack of staff our scheduled lunch arrived late and meant we lost...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Having been to North Berwick many times before on day trips we welcomed the gift of staying at the MacDonald Marine Hotel for an overnight stay - we were not disappointed. From entering the hotel we were made very welcome by the friendly reception staff - Fiona & Tina who are very knowledgeable about the hotel & surrounding area, this...

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Hamilton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We recently stayed for one night using an Itison Voucher. The deal was good value as it included a Cream tea, use of the spa, dinner and breakfast. We had a deluxe room with a view over the golf course to the sea. It had been recently refurbished to a high standard with new carpets, curtains etc. There was complimentary...

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1Thank KennyG57
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We left Edinburgh and golfed at the West Links at North Berwick at 10.00am. We had booked the overnight stay through an 'Itison' Voucher. We felt that by the time we had golfed and checked in at the back of two o clock, our room would be ready. It eventually became available at 3.10pm which we felt was quite late....

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4Thank Francesca121
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely weekend at the McDonald Marine Hotel for our wedding anniversary. We had booked a spa treatment, and were very well looked after by the spa staff. The facilities there are lovely, the treatment rooms are warm and comforting. We spent a lot of time after the treatment using the pool and sauna. The steam rooms are...

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1Thank TravelLass82
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent a lovely two days with my little sister in this hotel. We had a wonderful stay and everything was splendid, especially the 20s and 30s music which helped to transport us back in time. We left a little upset, as we think we must have got Amar into trouble, as he was very subdued on our final morning....

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2Thank lynnedignon
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here on Macdonald's Winter Break offer for dinner, bed and breakfast. Huge room and ensuite though wardrobe and chest of drawers had seen better days but room clean and comfy. Dinner and breakfast were excellent but stay made even more enjoyable by the excellent customer service. The staff were all efficient and very friendly and helpful both in the...

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Thank JeanStark21
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Attending a training course with 8 others, the staff have been very helpful, changing pillows to non allergy ones for some of us wasn't a problem. Last night at dinner one person asked for a slight variation of her meal, again no drama. Waiters etc, were very helpful suggesting wines. Basically, everyone has been so friendly, my room is lovely...

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Thank Mo C
Berwick-upon-Tweed, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Super big quaint Hotel .. the bed room was huge and over looking a cold and blustery Firth of Forth .. storm Doris had landed 💨☔️ as it was so stormy we stayed in the Hotel for evening meal ..the furniture in the bars were a little over used and tatty but the meal was nice in the restaurant and...

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West Calder, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the hot is on the beach/golf course are ,and is well situated for a week/or weekend break, the hotel itself is in need of some investment, to the rooms although comfy, clean,they are a bit dated,but i would go back

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Internet
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Macdonald Marine Hotel & Spa boasts everything you could need for a short break on the Scottish coast. Our luxurious spa offers rejuvenating Elemis treatments performed by highly trained therapists. Experience award-winning dining in our restaurant or relax in our lounge while taking in the view over the Firth of Forth. Your guaranteed a great night sleep in our stylish bedrooms, exactly what you need after a day on one of the many surrounding world-class golf courses. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Macdonald Marine Hotel & Spa

Address: 18 Cromwell Road | Edinburgh, North Berwick EH39 4LZ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > East Lothian > North Berwick
Price Range: $193 - $450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Macdonald Marine Hotel & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 83
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Macdonald Marine Hotel And Spa
Macdonald Marine Hotel North Berwick
Hotel Macdonald Marine
Berwick Hotel Marine North
Macdonald Marine Hotel & Spa North Berwick, Scotland, UK
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“Get a sea view room for an expansive vista”
  • Large bathroom
  • Fresh fruit and water
  • View over the Golf Course to the sea
  • Refurbished bedroom
 of 5 bubbles KennyG57, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for high up and facing the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles Francesca121, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room facing the sea, rooms on the other side of the hotel face the car park.”
 of 5 bubbles TravelLass82, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“a room looking onto the golf courses we had was good”
 of 5 bubbles C6485CLrobertc, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Always upgrade or ask for twin beds if you want to get any sleep!”
 of 5 bubbles 684sallyg, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
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