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Craighaar Hotel

Waterton Road | Bankhead, Aberdeen AB21 9HS, Scotland
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  • St Machar's Cathedral
    5.2 km
  • 4 star hotel
  • Free Parking
Reviewed 5 days ago
Great place.
I stay in Aberdeen a lot but have never stayed here. This is by... more
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I stay in Aberdeen a lot but have never stayed here. This is by far the best place I've stayed for a few reasons. 1. It's super clean everywhere in the hotel. 2. It's it in very good condition( now worn carpets or furniture) 3. The staff were excellent. 4. The food was fantastic ( see pic) 5. Good powerful...

Thank campbell m
Robertaberdeen, Director at Craighaar Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for that, we do try. We are the only non chain hotel within touching distance of the airport; 53 bedrooms for anyone reading this! But thanks, always nice when someone takes the time.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My second visit to this hotel, on both occasions for business. Conveniently close to the airport with good parking. Staff are friendly, courteous and very helpful, can't fault them. Rooms a good size, clean, with modernised bathrooms with good shower. The restaurant is a little bit pricey but then the food is fantastic.

Thank stephenhJ6701ZN
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you to this wonderful team at this amazing hotel for making me feel so very welcome. Great rooms that are so warm, comfortable, clean and tidy. This hotel does Amazing food (even if you do not stay) pop in for a meal and relax and enjoy every mouthful. This is a great team in the hotel from the second...

Thank 1bright
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have now stayed at this hotel twice whilst working in the area. The hotel is about ten to fifteen minutes from Aberdeen city centre, next to Aberdeen airport, I did hear a helicopter take off but it wasn't loud. It is situated in a residential area opposite a bowling green. The rooms are comfortable, clean and furnished well. I...

Thank Edianne2
Eltham, Australia
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Attended the hotel for lunch, with my wife, son, daughter in law and grandson! We thoroughly enjoyed the meal! Service was very friendly and personal! The grandson was given plenty of attention! The food was very good, and a nice selection of drinks! Definitely would recommend and return again!

Thank Dennis R
Livingston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Stayed overnight on a business trip. Hotel is clean and well located just off the main ring road. It is fairly close to the airport and aircraft noise can be an issue, especially the early morning helicopters heading to and from the oil rigs. The restaurant was good value with tasty food delivered by friendly and efficient staff. If I...

Thank TCsunseeker
Perth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016

I stayed here for one night on a business trip, the room appears to have been modernised perhaps in the last 12 months, it was very nice, a little on the small side but for one night it was certainly adequate. Had breakfast in hotel, food was decent as was the service. I managed to get a bit of a...

Thank Baxt304
Scottish Highlands, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel is easily reached on the ring road and google maps takes you to the front door, there is plenty of parking on offer and the rooms are reasonably priced . Staff are friendly and generally the hotel is clean and well presented . The rooms could do the a makeover they look a little tired and the old...

Thank TheManFromLochness
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here a Saturday night staff were ok , The room decor I was in was out dated although bathroom was modern, bed mattress was uncomfortable,ample room inside the room tea and coffee available , smart TV WIFI very quiet hotel, Breakfast was Scottish and was tasty enough with continental also available. Should invest more into modernising the bedrooms ,...

Thank ceelo78
London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We've stayed here a few times now when we come and visit family and its ok but the rooms really need updating although bathrooms are lovely. Breakfast is great and they have at last got rid of the miserable waitress or perhaps we just got lucky and it was her weekend off!!

Thank JeffnCarol_Surrey

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Additional Information about Craighaar Hotel

Address: Waterton Road | Bankhead, Aberdeen AB21 9HS, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Aberdeen
Price Range: $113 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Craighaar Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 55
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“Only noise is from the airport as close to route taken by helicopters, but this tends to be early evening so not a major issue.”
 of 5 bubbles stephenhJ6701ZN, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Executive rooms”
 of 5 bubbles davefF1288DU, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the front overlook the local bowling green and are quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles rollo2522, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“I cant advise on room choice, what I will say is I was roomed at front of building and it was fine.”
 of 5 bubbles Spats2235, 21 Jun 2015 | Read review
“We had no problems with noise but some might find the planes a problem”
 of 5 bubbles 244tommyw, 12 Jun 2015 | Read review
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