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Dowans Hotel

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Dowans Road, Aberlour AB38 9LS Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Meeting Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews murray family whisky room family run beautiful hotel two daughters coffee machine cocktail masterclass spey valley world class beautiful inside venison burger food was fantastic feel very welcome lovely area personal touch great whiskey fine dining
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a way to spend our engagement at this first class hotel set in the beautiful Aberlour. On arrival, first impressions are the perfectly renovated, historical building and it’s gardens, and the friendly welcome from the staff. The suite we stayed in was spacious, modern...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Room could not be called spacious, but very well presented. Room was very hot on arrival - we had to open the windows to cool it down. Beautiful autumn colours from the large windows. Breakfast was probably the best on the whole Speyside Way walk...More

Thank John H
Response from MurrayFamilyDowans, Owner at Dowans HotelResponded today

Hi John, Thank you for the review and we are glad that you enjoyed your breakfast so much! Hopefully it set you up for a good day of walking! Sorry to hear the room was warm - we've been getting some unseasonably hot weather for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Where to start. The warmest of welcomes and that never changed. We arrived before the rooms were ready and had got caught in a small hail storm. Our coats were taken to hang to dry. A coffee pot for the five of us was brought...More

Thank MrPatmac
Response from MurrayFamilyDowans, Owner at Dowans HotelResponded today

So that you know, I am convinced that the hail storm followed you on the journey because we have been experiencing an average of 12 degrees since then! Secondly, it was a shame that you didn't win the quiz but, next time, you should focus...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely old world charming hotel! The grounds are lovely, and the views from the rooms are beautiful. The staff could not have been nicer and more accommodating. Rooms were comfortable with modern bathrooms. The bar was well appointed, comfortable and excellent drinks and service. The...More

Thank Barbara75087
Response from MurrayFamilyDowans, Owner at Dowans HotelResponded today

Hi Barbara, Our staff are a credit to us so I am delighted that you found them to be so accommodating! We hope that one day soon, you are able to return and we can welcome you back into The Still for some more drams....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment we entered the door to the tears when we had to leave ,our experience at the Dowans was just wonderful! We entered the MacAllan Jr. Suite to find a decanter waiting to be open and start our birthday celebration. The suite was...More

Thank CPK13
Response from MurrayFamilyDowans, Owner at Dowans HotelResponded today

It is always our hope that guests feel as welcome here as they would if they were staying in a friend's home - we are delighted to hear that you felt that way during your stay and thank you for letting us know with such...More

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Description
Set high above the picturesque Spey Valley, overlooking the village of Aberlour and the River Spey below, The Dowans Hotel offers a rare opportunity for guests to relax and enjoy the elegance of a fine More Highland hotel. Built over 100 years ago, now converted to a first class hotel. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
16
Price range
US$178 - US$287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Dowans Hotel Aberlour, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Moray > Aberlour
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
16
Price range
US$178 - US$287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Dowans Hotel Aberlour, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Moray > Aberlour
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Traveller (110)
Room & Suite (25)
Dining (13)
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Aed66
April 6, 2017|
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Response from MurrayFamilyDowans | Property representative |
Hi there, I'm afraid that we do not have any rods to offer, however, there are rods through the village tackle shop which are available for hire. Additionally, we have contacts at several beats down the river who may have... More
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"MacAllan Jr. Suite was exemplary"
CPK13
4 weeks ago
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"Ask for a room away from the road noise"
jalnic
Aug. 13, 2018
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"ask for the Aberlour Room - with a bathtub in a turret"
ChrisO433
Jul. 18, 2018
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"Try the Executive Club rooms"
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Jul. 9, 2018
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