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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 December 2013

I had a very pleasant experience here, staying for a couple of nights. The room was recently refurbished, and the overall décor /ambiance of the hotel is very impressive, as the reception rooms all retain the original carpentry- dating from when the hotel was a grand private home, owned by a local industrialist. The standard of service and cuisine was...

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 3 December 2013

Had a wonderful time at this hotel; service was very good, the room was delightful, and the food was quite delicious. We thoroughly enjoyed are stroll through the adjoining gardens and hope to stay again during our next visit to Scotland.

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1Thank A W
Haslemere UK
Reviewed 30 November 2013

This hotel is made very enjoyable by its staff and the historical atmosphere of the hotel and its setting. Roaring fires and really good food. Ive stayed a few times often to get away from the madness of the Aberdeen hotel market and never regretted the drive. The last time I stayed on a leisure visit and was able to...

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1Thank SteveTHaslemereUK
Carmei-Yosef
Reviewed 18 November 2013

Our second visit here, and its the same fantastic place. The two ladies running this beautiful hotel make it so pleasant to stay in. All the public rooms are so nice - just sit there and enjoy. The whole place is well heated. It was our best 3 days in Scotland.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 November 2013

What can I say, just had a beautiful weekend away in this highland retreat. The hotel is situated just about 30 miles outside Aberdeen in the underrated Don valley. Its a further 18 miles up to the Lecht ski centre and reasonably close to the East Highland towns of Alford and Huntly. The hotel is reached by a long drive...

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2Thank maraalfa
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2013

Stayed for one night and had dinner. The food was phenomenal, the service exceptional and a fantastic room overlooking a 13th century castle. 10/10 for this place. I would say that the meal I had was was the best meal I have ever eaten. The hotel is very tastefully decorated. I definitely will be staying over again. Only fault I...

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2Thank cheechgecko
London
Reviewed 26 October 2013

Stunningly beautiful location and elegant Scottish country house thoroughly let down by poorly trained European staff and poorly cooked and presented French bistro food. We were expecting a warm Scottish country hotel experience with locally sourced food and highland recipes.not bouef bourbon on or coque au vin. The staff were polite but with only four other couples staying at the...

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Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 October 2013

Claude, Elise and Fiona are friendly, caring and fun. They provide the most welcoming atmosphere, along with the heritage and history of Kildrummy Castle Hotel. The hotel is decorated tastefully, keeping in tune with it's heritage and history. The rooms are beautiful, and the view of the ruins of Kildrummy Castle are exquisite. This hotel is ideal for a stay...

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2Thank Robweiller
Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 8 October 2013

Where do you find something like this today - an excellent, family-run small hotel in a century-old mansion in the Scottish Highlands? Uniquely preserved and maintained it is much better than all the standardized chain hotels and their highly structured features, services and equipment: Out there at Kildrummy Castle Hotel, led by three dedicated ladies, the rooms do not have...

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2Thank Christoph B
Reviewed 28 September 2013

This hotel is a little more expensive, but if you want to splurge, this is where to do it. Even if you just plan on sitting at the hotel and taking advantage of the beautiful drawing room or lounge, it's worth it. The grounds are amazing and the gardens are well worth the small fee to get in. Everything is...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Kildrummy Castle Hotel

Address: Kildrummy, Alford AB33 8RA, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Alford
Price Range: $162 - $307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kildrummy Castle Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 16
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Kildrummy Castle Alford
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“Superior room for a dual aspect overlooking Kildrummy Castle.”
 of 5 bubbles 702gillf, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The superior rooms have everything you want and are worth paying extra for!”
 of 5 bubbles TonyJ185, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for the one having the big terrace, is absolutely great!”
 of 5 bubbles 383kama, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“over looking the ruins of the original castle which dates back to the 13 hundreds”
 of 5 bubbles MarkH109, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Corner rooms have great views.”
 of 5 bubbles ElizabethH704, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
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