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Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2015

Stayed for 2 nights whilst attending a wedding. Helpful staff, especially the staff who worked professionally at the wedding. Lovely room over looking the lake. Excellent food at the wedding and a great breakfast.

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IanDonnachie, General Manager at The Alona Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your very kind comments. The wedding business is very important to us and the staff are very attentive and give a very good service. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and would thank you again for the very kind comments Kind regards ian donnachie,general manager Alona Hotel

Motherwell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

Ian Donnachie GM runs a very tight ship !!!!! Can't give enough praise to Ian, Helen, Julia & ALL of the team. They all work sooooo hard making sure every night is a success. Have attending events and gigged there, Alona Team couldn't do any more to ensure your every request is met. Food amazing, service impeccable, just basically a...

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IanDonnachie, General Manager at The Alona Hotel, responded to this review

HI Christine Thanks for your very kind remarks. We do try hard to ensure all our guests are well looked after even the guests we know!!!. We do appreciate your comments and look forward to working with you again soon. Kind regards to you and Ronnie Ian Donnachie general manager Alona Hotel

Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

Very friendly hotel staff can't do enough for you, ate in the restaurant on both night and the found was delicious.... Prawn starter is to die for and all food is very reasonably priced. Rooms are large and spacious with double bed, sofa along with a view of lake. Would stay here again

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IanDonnachie, General Manager at The Alona Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your very kind remarks. I am pleased that you found the food to be of a good quality and I will pass your thanks onto the chef. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you again to the hotel Kind regards Ian Donnachie general manager Alona Hotel

Darvel, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2015

If I won the lottery we would live here. We, being me, 14 year old son and 4 year old daughter stayed two nights mid week. Wish it had been longer. This hotel has the most courteous, human, professional staff a hotel could have - reception, dining, rooms... all above and beyond. Chef and his / her staff excel in...

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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

Do not eat at the restaurant if you are pregnant. Vomited for a few hours after dinner. You can see the chef is trying hard to arrange the food nicely on the plate but the ingredients and the seasoning are not 4 stars.

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Warwickshire
Reviewed 9 October 2015

A great overnight stay en route to northern Scotland. Usual 4* things - comfy bed, beautiful bedding and pillows, clean room and bathroom, quality and choice for breakfast. Corridors had carpet and soft close doors to keep the noise down; although all was quiet the night we stayed. It was close enough to the motorway junction to be very convenient...

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

Lovely Staff who were a pleasure to deal with, helped us with a few non standard requests to look after our daughters cool bag inserts etc.....nothing was a problem!! Excellent location for us as a stop over en-route further south!! Would gladly recommend to anyone!!

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Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

The events venue was beautiful once everything was in place, the lit candlabras added the final finishing touch. The staff were all lovely and very helpful, meal was very good. We stayed over & the hotel facilities were lovely as was the breakfast, would definitely recommend it.

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2015

The staff were very welcoming, and polite throughout our whole stay. The bedroom that we were allocated, was a little on the small side but very clean. The food was a above average, but was just missing a little something.

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Blackmore End, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2015

I have stayed at this hotel on 4 seperate occasions......I have always found the staff very welcoming and friendly....the rooms are very nice with a good comfortable bed, nice en suite and tea making facilities, I found the restaurant acceptable for an evening meal and the buffet breakfast is very nice, plenty of parking which is always helpful....it's a business...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Banquet Room
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about The Alona Hotel

Address: Strathclyde Country Park Hamilton Road, Motherwell ML1 3WB, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > North Lanarkshire > Motherwell
Price Range: $112 - $219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Alona Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 51
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Also Known As:
Alona Hotel Motherwell
The Alona Hotel Motherwell, Scotland, UK
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“All the rooms are decent!”
 of 5 bubbles AviemoreScotland, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room facing the park/road. On the other side there is a wedding hall, which may be noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles amosp955, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Great location, questionable service, overpriced.”
 of 5 bubbles bellissimomare, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room overlooking the river”
 of 5 bubbles Janet3197, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the front of hotel if you want a quiet night and if you know in advance a wedding is going on”
 of 5 bubbles fysit, 6 May 2016 | Read review
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