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The Alexandra Hotel

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I spent 2 nights in this quiet, central hotel with my small dog. The staff could not have been kinder or more welcoming. They were considerate towards other residents at breakfast (who might not have welcomed doggie company) by setting me up with a table in the lounge bar. My room was immaculate, spacious and set at the back of...

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Albury, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Third time lucky, first pub was too crowded, second only did lunch then we came across the Alexander, it was great, excelled with service, menu, food, ambience plus many locals dinning there, is a good sign

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Spent just about the most lovely afternoon having drinks and lunch in this highland getaway. The hotel owner come barman come waiter did it all, and with the ease of a true professional. The Royals can have Balmoral - I'll happily take The Alexandra!

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1Thank MJC_On_Road
Reviewed 9 October 2016

What a fantastic 6 nights, many thanks Alan,Fiona and Fergie, after a difficult year it was needed to get away and spend a few days away at a real quality hotel with lovely people like yourselves, the service you provide is second to none as is your food( the haddock and chips are the best i,ve ever eaten) also the...

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Lancaster, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2016

I ate at the Alexandra Hotel with a group of 6 other cyclists after we had ridden 100 miles in the Etape Royale. I called ahead to make a reservation as i knew Ballater would be busy. We only ate in the restaurant, which was classy and clean. The staff were friendly and took our orders as soon as we...

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Edinburgh
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped for a night after an exhausting journey travelling the Highlands. The ladies were really welcoming, smiley and helpful. Had dinner in the restaurant and we all loved the steaks and pies! Very comfy beds and clean rooms. Loved the detail of the dressing table! I would definitely go back!

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BLACK ISLE, SCOTLAND
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Stopped in for evening meal while in Ballater for an evening concert. Great pub grub, freshly prepared with top notch ingredients and nicely presented. Totally attentive staff, lovely bright clean surroundings. Spotless toilets, well stocked bar and packed with customers 10/10. Nice to see Ballater rising again from the floodwaters. May the Scottish Government put a flood prevention budget in...

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Bowmore, null, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 July 2016

While staying with family in the local area my husband and I went for a meal here. It was about our 3rd or 4th visit and every time the food has tasted and looked fantastic, the prices have been reasonable and the service has been excellent. I would strongly recommend the food and if the hotel stays are as good...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Our stay at the Alex came as a complete surprise as we hadn’t planned on going to Ballater for another 3 months but the unexpected death of my brother in law changed all that. I found myself frantically searching the net for accommodation which was scarce due to the number of tradesmen occupying most of the accommodation whilst rebuilding and...

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 May 2016

Was in this restaurant about two weeks for an evening meal. We had booked an early meal and had a seat by the window in restaurant. The service was fast but not rushed and served by friendly staff. Food was excellent, we both had fish and chips and the chips was the best we had tasted in a long time,...

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in the heart of Royal Deeside we are one of the areas leading small hotels offering a warm welcome, friendly service and comfortable accommodation with excellent meals. Eight stylish bedrooms, each individually furnished and decorated, offering single, twin, double and family accommodation. All rooms are en-suite with direct dial telephone, tea and coffee making facilities, satellite television and other essential accessories including the personal touches. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Alexandra Hotel

Address: 12 Bridge Square, Ballater AB35 5QJ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Ballater
Price Range: $45 - $63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Alexandra Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Rooms to the rear are very quiet”
dogsallowed2017, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“room 3, single room loads of space, great shower”
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“Food only review”
HHC022, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the front have the views of the village.”
BruceC979, 8 Dec 2015 | Read review
“only has 6 rooms so phone and ask in advance as all rooms don't have a view.”
Crumlin999, 16 Sep 2015 | Read review
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