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    Macdonald Aviemore Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort

    Macdonald Aviemore Resort, Aviemore PH22 1PN, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent27%
    • Very good30%
    • Average23%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible8%
    Travellers talk about
    “swimming pool” (122 reviews)
    “santa weekend” (27 reviews)
    “soft play” (88 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    We spent last weekend at the hotel as part of their Santa weekend deal. We can say that it was excellent value for money, fantastic staff, excellent venue and lovely hotel. We will definitely be back next year - our kids have decided!! The Friday...More

    Thank snoopy79
    Response from General M, General Manager at Macdonald Aviemore Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore ResortResponded yesterday

    Dear snoopy79, Thank you for your lovely review, I am delighted to see you enjoyed your Santa Weekend and I will pass on your lovely comments to the team. We look forward to seeing you again soon and you will be pleased to hear we...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This hotel is part of a spread out, large resort which dominates the town. However, it has shopping, is near to the town centre and service in the hotel is good. The check in procedure was efficient and easy and then you drive to your...More

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

    Thank you for your review. It is great to here you enjoyed the hotel, I am sorry to read your comments about the Italian, I will be sure to pass them onto the team, as I am sure the staff team would be disappointing and...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I am very disappointed that I have to write this review, however, I seem to be getting no where with the management team. I took my husband there on 24th October for 2 night's. I purchased the deal though Wowcher. When, we arrived at the...More

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

    Dear motorbiker, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. As discussed with you, we are very sorry for the issues you had during your stay. We did offer you a return stay at discounted rate and an upgrade and I am very...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I was very upset to find I could not get a daily swim this visit to Aviemore and had to buy a week pass at £30 per person ! so I thought I would like to get my full use from my pass so made...More

    Thank mirrlees348
    Response from General M, General Manager at Macdonald Aviemore Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear mirrlees348, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am sorry to read of your experience at the swimming pool and I would like to discuss further, please contact us at guestservices.aviemore@macdonald-hotels.co.uk. Kind regards Christo Botha General Manager

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    So unhappy with our stay here ! On an recommendation we decided to book this stay for our first year wedding anniversary ! It was supposed to be a treat as I was heavily pregnant at the time ! Room was suitable sized for a...More

    Thank Sarah D
    Response from General M, General Manager at Macdonald Aviemore Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Sarah D, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am very sorry to read your comments in relation to your stay with us, the room you describe is certainly not the normal standard for the resort, I would like to...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$143 - US$269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 404
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    • Aviemore
    • Also Known As
    • Macdonald Aviemore Highland Hotel Aviemore ,
    • Macdonald Aviemore Hotel At Macdonald Aviemore Resort Scotland
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    jacqueline K
    15 August 2017|
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    Response from Hula666 | Reviewed this property |
    It has entertainment but I think its only for the summer. We only went 1 evening, depends what you are used to.
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    16 April 2017|
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    Response from emmailey1 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, I used the pool back in Feb and it was about 8 per person for 3 days as it was on special, obviously it will be more in the summer I would imagine but well worth it.
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    Ivey A
    10 March 2017|
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    Response from emmailey1 | Reviewed this property |
    I would assume so given the size of the estate. If in doubt email the hotel, I found staff to be helpful.
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