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The Lodge on the Loch

Aboyne Loch Golf Centre, Aboyne AB34 5BR, Scotland
+44 1339 886444
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible16%
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“cullen skink” (5 reviews)
“hot tub” (10 reviews)
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British, Mediterranean, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Aboyne Loch Golf Centre, Aboyne AB34 5BR, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stayed for one night and booked a room with an adjoining Hammam suite , which allowed us to use the sauna, Japanese tub and monsoon/ steam shower as our spa break treat. The room was excellent with a wonderful view of the loch ....More

Thank fusion42
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely hosts and a super set up. Wonderful food and a very well stocked whisky selection. Lovely walks and easy access to deeside. The Deeside Way is very close. Along with a golf course for those golfers among you. Highly recommend a visit.

Thank John C
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

On the NE250 stayed here for the first night. Stunning location, lovely room overlooking the loch and great food. Thank you

Thank Karen K
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

We had a warm friendly welcome. Our room and toilet was spacious and clean, the bed was comfortable, I had to be careful getting in and out of my bed as the room has a dormer roof, this was not a problem. Our evening meal...More

Thank Albert S
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

Rude unwelcoming Owners and so much to complain about my review would go on and on. Including my daughter overhearing the owner in the kitchen swearing because she asked for more apple juice. Be aware hot tub will be chained closed at 8pm till 12pm...More

2  Thank debsom3
Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

When you drive up to lodge on the loch, it's well presented and looks lovely from the outside! We were staying in aboyne for a wedding, which fell on the weekend of the Braemar games, so accommodation was tough to come by. That said we...More

Thank Weesim81
Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely 3 nights stay here in the Lochnagar Suite over a weekend. Service ,Rooms,Food & Location were all great and just ideal for us. Every dish we had on the menu was lovely. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay and the view from our balcony...More

Thank enmas305
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

My wife and i spent 2 nights as part of an anniversary break and enjoyed every minute Jean ,Derek and there staff made us feel very welcome and took time to sit and chat with us which added a very nice personal touch. We stayed...More

Thank colin d
Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

Second time visiting here. And staff very friendly. Room spotless and gorgeous view. Food is brilliant also. Will defiantly recommend and visit again. Thank you for great visit again.

Thank caroline2320
Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

Went there just to eat because everything else in Aboyne was fully booked. We had a great view on the lake and the sunset. It really looked promising. But the food was awful. My wife got the risotto which turnout to be a bowl of...More

1  Thank hamel_stephane
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aboyne Loch Golf Centre, Aboyne AB34 5BR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Aboyne
  • Phone Number: +44 1339 886444
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Situated in 55 acres of stunning scenery literally a stones throw from Aboyne Loch, The Lodge on the Loch’s unparalleled surroundings and exceptional facilities are amongst the most impressive in Scotland’s North East. Set against the stunning backdrop of the Cairngorms National Park, the Loch side Restaurant is accredited by Eat Scotland, and offers a relaxed affordable fine-dining experience in peerless Scottish tranquillity. Ideal for anything from informal dining to special occasions, customers can enjoy wonderfully varied and healthy cuisine. Head Chef Sandy Cowie is an award winning Grampian Chef and the delectable fare reflects his devotion to quality locally sourced ingredients and culinary innovation.
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