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Macdonald Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort

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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good33%
  • Average23%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
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“executive room”(24 reviews)
“leisure centre”(30 reviews)
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Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

As we had not visited Aviemore for 5 years we decided to have a 3 day stay. We are not new to staying at Macdonalds Hotels and have always been good for us. It is a massive resort at Aviemore and the grounds are immaculate...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank goodness we were only staying for one night. For the price this was very poor - we paid a lot of money for an Executive Style room which had a table but only one armchair. The carpet under the table had not been hoovered...More

1  Thank Tina S
Response from General M, General Manager at Macdonald Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear Tina S, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I am sorry that some aspects was not up to our usual standard. Housekeeping will be addressing the cleanliness issues you encountered in your room. We recently refurbished all the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked this as a break from an extremely busy time having visited the area many times and stayed at this hotel. Didn't help we were delayed by several hours after being witness to a bad road traffic accident. Check in was rushed as the reception...More

1  Thank Fojo01
Response from General M, General Manager at Macdonald Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear Fojo01, Thank you for taking time to review your recent stay at the resort. I do apologise that some aspects of your stay was not up to expectation. We regularly review our pricing of our menus to ensure they are appropriate and will do...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night during our week long self drive tour of Scotland. Huge resort impersonal and not very pleasant to look at with not even great views. Room was fine, lounge/bar area cold. Ate in Aspects restaurant and the food was ok but...More

Thank PollythePony
Response from General M, General Manager at Macdonald Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear PollythePony, Thank you for reviewing your recent stay at the hotel. I'm sorry that you were disappointed with some aspects of your stay and some food items were not available during dinner. We do have the Craigellachie National Nature Reserve just behind the resort...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Daughter and i in Aviemore, wet morning so we walked up to the Macdonalds hotel, asked if we could g for swim, No, are staying with us, we where not so where told no swimming for us. Thing is they advertise the use of pool...More

Thank roisie n
Response from General M, General Manager at Macdonald Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear roisie n, We are very proud of our facilities in the Activity Centre on the resort where residents and locals through membership of Highland Highlife can access the facilities. If visitors to the area stay at the resort they would have completely free access...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Breakfast included
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$134 - US$311 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$134 - US$311 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Stephanie m
12 April 2018|
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Response from llanwinno | Reviewed this property |
Go for the bunk rooms if you are a family of 4, well worth it, children have separate area with two bunks, tv etc ,
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AZJNB70
31 July 2017|
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Response from bigbobski | Reviewed this property |
The hotel doesn't have a laundromat but if you google Aviemore Laundromat there is information available about a self service facility in the Main Street not far from the hotel.
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Kaz313
10 January 2017|
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Response from gyhobson |
There are no open fires in the Highland Hotel
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"Stay in Kingussie!"
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"Rooms at the back have views of the Craigellachie Nature Reserve"
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"Close to car park when had kids and snowboarding equipment to carry."
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"Book the restaurant."
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