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Douneside House

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“swimming pool”(15 reviews)
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Having looked for a few weeks for a place that would welcome children at their New Years celebrations - most asked for children to leave at 9pm! I found Douneside House and their great New Year celebration break. I went with my husband and 3...More

2  Thank W4843FXlouisew
Response from GM-Douneside, General Manager at Douneside HouseResponded 30 January 2018

Dear W4843FXlouisew, Thank you very much for your feedback. Douneside House was once the home of the MacRobert Family, we have continued to operate douneside as just that, a family home. So yes, we very much welcome families with children. I am sorry to read...More

Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I have just returned from three days at this wonderful hotel. From the moment we arrived until the time came for us to leave we were looked after with quiet professionalism and courtesy at all times. This review would not do justice...More

2  Thank David F
Response from GM-Douneside, General Manager at Douneside HouseResponded 30 January 2018

Dear David F, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We are also glad that you have discovered us! Hopefully we will have the pleasure to welcoming you back this summer. We are filling up however so please contact me directly if...More

Reviewed 28 December 2017

Excellent food, staff, rooms and location. The best place to stay and eat on the whole of Royal Deeside by far. If you want to relax, soak up the beautiful surroundings and enjoy fantastic food and wine then this place will not disappoint and the...More

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Response from GM-Douneside, General Manager at Douneside HouseResponded 29 December 2017

Dear Neildonaldduck, Thank you very much for your review. I am really pleased to read you had a great visit and the team and I look forward to welcoming you back. All the best Marcel Wassen General Manager

Reviewed 16 December 2017

As a frequent traveler I have luckily stayed in many amazing 5 star hotels. This one should like the Ritz in Paris have 6 stars. No so fancy but so meticulously restored and service done with such love that you never what to leave.More

2  Thank Lisa P
Response from GM-Douneside, General Manager at Douneside HouseResponded 18 December 2017

Dear Lisa P, What an amazing review! Thank you very much for taking the time to share this with us, and the wider travel community. It is a shame that you had to leave, but rest assured we will always be here for you and...More

Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

We stayed here a few months ago and I must say that this hotel is one of the very best. It is owned and managed by the MacRobert Trust, largely set up to provide service people a place to visit. The story is incredible and...More

Thank DJWEdinburgh
Response from GM-Douneside, General Manager at Douneside HouseResponded 19 December 2017

Dear DJWEdinburgh, Thank you for your very detailed review! It is indeed a very sad story yet very empowering. It is amazing to hear and read about the history of the MacRoberts. Douneside was originally open just to serving and retired officers of the military,...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Conference Facilities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Tennis Court
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US$178 - US$252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$178 - US$252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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Emma F
13 August 2017|
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Response from MarcelAWassen | Property representative |
Yes you can! Please visit our website for the menu. We always recommend that you book in advance.
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CaroleLed
3 February 2017|
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Response from douneside | Property representative |
Many thanks for your enquiry. Dogs are most welcome in our apartments and cottages but they aren't allowed in the main hotel building or bedrooms. There is a vast network of footpaths and trails from our doorstep - perfect... More
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"All rooms are good! The master rooms are extremely good."
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"Front side of main house. Also Gatehouse Cottage ,100 yds from the house, is superb."
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"Any of the rooms at the front of the house but all are good"
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"Every room has something unique to offer, you would have to be very fussy to be disappointed."
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