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Macdonald Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort

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  • Excellent25%
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  • Average23%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
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“executive room”(23 reviews)
“leisure centre”(29 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night at the Macdonald Highland Hotel in Aviemore. The room was smaller than others we had been in elsewhere, but nicely decorated and clean. There were no towels however, and the tv remote wasn't working. When I phoned reception, no one answered....More

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Response from General M, Manager at Macdonald Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore ResortResponded 24 April 2016

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor and thank you for taking the time to contact me personally to discuss the issues that you experienced during your stay. I do hope that I have managed to restore your faith in the Resort...More

Reviewed 15 April 2016

Excellent value for this 4 night break with our 2 grandchildren who ate free. The staff from reception right through to houskeeping were fantastic and so helpful and polite. The food in the steak house was great and even our 2 grandchildren ate from the...More

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Response from General M, Manager at Macdonald Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore ResortResponded 24 April 2016

Dear Guest, Thank you for your very kind review on Trip Advisor. I will be sure to pass on all your comments to the staff, in particular Joanna. All the staff and management look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kindest regards Lindsey Randall...More

Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

Just back from a fabulous 3 night break stayed in highland hotel was grt big room clean and best bit about it u don't need to leave hotel to go to swimming or kids zone which was grt if raining all staff were brilliant especially...More

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Response from General M, Manager at Macdonald Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore ResortResponded 24 April 2016

Dear Guest, Thank you for your 5 star review. I am delighted to hear that you had such a fantastic family holiday. I look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kindest regards Lindsey Randall Operations Manager

Reviewed 14 April 2016

Third stay on the Macdonald a Highland hotel. Decent hotel with good facilities for either family or business travel. A little tired around the edges, but the size of the resort will take some maintenance I'm sure. Bed really comfy with an excellent breakfast. Slight...More

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Response from General M, Manager at Macdonald Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore ResortResponded 24 April 2016

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review on Trip Advisor. I have fed back your comments to our Senior Team to let them know about your experience. It is only through your feedback we are able to focus on areas...More

Reviewed 11 April 2016

We were booked into the Morlich Hotel for one night but on arrival we were told we had been upgraded to the Highlands Hotel. What the other room looked like I do not know but for a upgrade new room extremely disappointing. Very small, shower...More

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Response from General M, Manager at Macdonald Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore ResortResponded 24 April 2016

Dear Guest, Thank you for you comments on Trip Advisor. Our primary aim is to achieve and exceed our guest expectations and I am sorry to hear that we have failed on this occasion. Please be assured that we have taken your comments on board...More

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Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Room Service
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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US$114 - US$236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$114 - US$236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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JNelson70
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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Monica C
7 January 2017|
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Response from Dazzliedee | Reviewed this property |
Very sorry for late response, I want in a family room but I gather they had baths. This is a complex on its own with a cinema and shops (expensive though) They have 3/4 different places to eat on the site , each one being... More
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"My preference is always for top floor rooms, no noise from above."
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