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Macdonald Lochanhully Woodland Club

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Glenrothes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Yet another fantastic stay with our daughter, son-inlaw and 8 month old grandson which was their first visit. We love the laid back pace that Lochanhully deliver year after year and this visit was no different. We had a few issues with the cleanliness of the lodge but it was sorted out by the staff after we brought it to...

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Ruth G, General Manager at Macdonald Lochanhully Woodland Club, responded to this review

Dear Guests, thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at the resort. We thank you for bring these points in your review to our attention. It is certainly important for us to receive feedback in this way as this provides us with the opportunity to continually review and improve the standards of service we offer and...

Reviewed 1 week ago

Husband stayed last week with his parents and was absoultely delighted to see the much needed upgrades that have taken place. The new 'Jakes' resturant was fantastic, they had a high tea which they raved about for days and a gorgeous woodburner in the quieter lounge area. The lodge they were in had a new sofa and new tv. Now...

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Ruth G, General Manager at Macdonald Lochanhully Woodland Club, responded to this review

Dear Guests, thank you for reviewing your recent stay at the resort, we appreciate your lovely feedback which I will pass on to all the staff and management. I look forward to welcoming you and the family back at Christmas. Kind Regards

Perth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Onsite restaurant now named Jakes. We're regulars at Lochanhully, been going same week for a number of years. Restaurant now under new management, had dinner for 9 on first visit, everyone loved it, good affordable kids menu, dinner menu was varied & affordable. (Cajun chicken with chorizo was epic). Returned for High tea later in our week & was very...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent lodges, friendly staff, lovely setting, peaceful. Kids and adult friendly, Excellent food in Jakes restaurant on the complex sit in or takeaway available, wild boar burgers so tasty as is the Cajun chicken, only negative about restaurant is getting stuck to chewing gum on the seat and probably ruining a new pair of jeans, Pool is basic but kids...

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Scotland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just back from Lochanhully; very chilled break. The lodge was very clean and well equipped. We felt that a TV in the bedroom would be an added bonus. Jakes bar/restaurant is privately owned and owners/staff were very attentive and friendly. The food was very good and reasonably priced.

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Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2017

My 8 year old grandson, myself and the dog stayed at Lochanhully for a half-term break. It was fabulous. The staff were helpful, the lodge was lovely, and the pool just right. Aviemore is only a short drive away and Carrbridge has all the essentials (food, fuel, and a nice cafe) Would definitely recommend.

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Reviewed 6 February 2017

What a brilliant little woodland getaway. The lodges, although basic, have everything you really need. Clearly decorated recently too. Staying here is like a home away from home. Great views looking out into nature, and a nice lake with hungry ducks! The staff here were really helpful (Personal thanks to the reception, pool and the maintenance staff, who couldn't have...

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Edinburgh
Reviewed 3 February 2017

The plusses of Lochanhully are firstly the staff under Ruth the manager, the location just outside Carrbridge, the compact but easy to heat chalets and the nice wee swimming pool. However, having been there twice before we feel that it is suffering under the dead hand of Macdonalds who don't seem to be looking after it as well as it...

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Ruth G, General Manager at Macdonald Lochanhully Woodland Club, responded to this review

Dear Mr Shearer, thank you for reviewing your recent stay at Lochanhully, we appreciate your lovely comments about the staff and location. I was sorry to hear that your visit this time did not meet your expectations of your previous visits. I will forward on your comments to the relevant people, the owners committee are looking in to installing wi...

Liverpool
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Words cannot describe how amazing this place is. Not just where you stay but also the surrounding area. Our lodge was clean and comfortable and had all the amenities you would need. We dined at Jakes Bar one night and the food was great. Faultless and good sized portions rivalling what you'd get at a good country pub. Highly recommended!

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Ruth G, General Manager at Macdonald Lochanhully Woodland Club, responded to this review

Dear Guests, thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at the resort, we appreciate your lovely comments about Lochanhully Resort and Jake's which I will pass on to all the team on site. It was nice to hear that you would highly recommend the resort. I hope to welcoming you back to Lochanhully in the coming...

Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 January 2017

A firm favourite for over 13 years, the well kept grounds ( and resident ducks ) swing parks and scenery never disappoint, with the addition of Jakes bar , there really is no need to go anywhere else.

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Ruth G, General Manager at Macdonald Lochanhully Woodland Club, responded to this review

Dear Guests, thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at Lochanhully, we appreciate all your nice comments which I will pass on to my team. It was good to hear that you enjoyed the scenery and Jakes Bar. I look forward to welcoming you to the resort in the future. Kind Regards Ruth

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Microwave
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Macdonald Lochanhully Woodland Club

Address: Lochanhully | Carrbridge, Carrbridge, Aviemore PH23 3NA, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Badenoch and Strathspey > Aviemore > Carrbridge
Price Range: $214 - $239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 50
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