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Dufftown, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent food, great service, lively atmosphere & fabulous cocktails! Live Music playing in the back ground was fantastic! Well worth a visit if you are in the area! Always busy so I'd recommend booking in advance! 😊

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Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Thank you so much for the hospitals for our afternoon tea with friends in front of a cosy fire could have stayed put! Delicious food highly recommend it though some of would like more savouries than scones but even then we managed to get through so much!

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Fochabers, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

This is without doubt one of the most elegant hotels in tbe area. Victorian charm with a modern twist. The public rooms are large, comfortable and beautifully furnished. Roaring open fires to relax at. The restaurant - the copper dog - serves excellent, well cooked and locally sourced ingredients. The whisky bar is world renowned and with nearly 800 whiskies,...

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Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Went for Afternoon Tea with an itison voucher, it was fantastic. It was a return visit for my parents who have also eaten in the restaurant and raved about the food. I had the gluten free option & totally scored 2 proper sandwiches, full slice of carrot cake, cheesecake & cute little chocolate pots. All delicious. The waitress had a...

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Thank Soph1981
Moray, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Had a wonderful champagne tea at this lovely hotel everything excellent!! Delicious sandwiches warm scones with cream and jam very very tasty wee cakes Not forgetting a nice chilled glass of champagne All served in a beautiful room highly recommended!!!

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aberdeenshire
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Visited hotel for afternoon tea. Itison deal, didn't feel for one second it was a deal. The room that tea was serviced is afa Bonnie. Furnishings immaculate. White linen and cups. The afternoon tea was outstanding, massive selection of goodies, so tasty. On a personal note I had gluten free option. Never tasted such fine scones. All staff a delight....

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Stayed one night and thoroughly enjoyed the hotel. Great restaurant and bar onsite - will not disappoint! The hotel staff and restaurant staff were fantastic as well - excellent service at every level. The hotel bar had an immense selection of single malts and my husband was in whisky heaven!

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Thank Da11asGlobetrotter
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This isa charming hotel best known for the number of whiskies avaiable. But the restaurant is also worth a meal or too. We had the steak board for two and the local beef really is to brag about. Only problem was the staff. The person in charge was competent but the rest of the staff were amateurs.

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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We loved our stay at the Craigellachie, food was great, warm cosy atmosphere, spotless throughout and dogs were totally spoiled from the moment we arrived. Great walks on the doorstep, perfect for a relaxing trip. The whiskey bar is out of this world! We will be back

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Thank 388sa
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Having ordered a meal in the restaurant and chosen a medium priced wine - the waiter advised a much cheaper wine to compliment our meal......needless to say, he was right. Quality before profit, I aplaud you

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
The Copper Dog
The Copper Dog
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the heartland of the malt whiskey industry, the idyll enjoyed of the Craigellachie Hotel is almost unrivalled anywhere in Scotland. Combining the style and elegance of a bygone era with the most modern of hotel facilities, guests can enjoy marvellous accommodation in any of the 26 en-suite rooms. Choose one of the Master Rooms or Mini-Suites which overlook the River Spey and the famous Craigellachie Bridge built in 1814. Dining experiences will only but delight, with the Ben Aigen Restaurant offering a range of traditional dishes. After a meal, relax in the Quaich Bar and select one of the 700 single malt whiskies that adorn its walls. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Craigellachie Hotel

Address: Craigellachie Hotel Victoria Street, Craigellachie AB38 9SR, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Moray > Craigellachie
Price Range: $199 - $290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Craigellachie Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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“An upstairs room would boast even better views of the surrounding area”
 of 5 bubbles davev471, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Higher floors have better views. They all seem to look over a gravel parking lot and trees.”
  • This was our room #. Not much of a view, ground floor. However, was just fine!
 of 5 bubbles sowwendy, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“views off the area are great so go first floor if you can”
 of 5 bubbles LaurenceD499, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“book somewhere else!”
 of 5 bubbles AnniebelleLondon, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Some of the double beds are small ones - check before booking if you prefer a larger one (or get a twin room instead).”
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