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The Aberdeen Altens Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Scotland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Brilliant hotel but couldnt give it 5 out of 5 and Im not sure why. Very clean and modern hotel with a friendly welcome. Unfortunately due to a system issue, we couldnt check in when we arrived but no problems, they were happy to keep our bags while we went for a drive into Aberdeen. Came back a couple of...

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Halifax West Yorks
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed here after the high rating given by viewers and they were absolutely correct ! The hotel does look severe from the outside, but it is easy to find just off the A956 main road to Aberdeen Centre. There is a local housing scheme behind and an industrial estate down the road - but this must not put you off....

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Thank Eric S
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Enjoyed weekend break. Rooms were clean and comfortable, staff very attentive and food was delicious. Pool area was busy but to be expected at weekends. Good base for exploring Aberdeen only 10 minutes in a taxi to town centre. Would recommend a visit.

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It is a nice hotel with spacious rooms, friendly staff and good services, but to be honest I expected it to be much cleaner than it was. Dirt and dust was apparent in the walls and of course the bed cover and chairs. Free wifi has issues as well. The amazing breakfast made up for it though! Decent stay for...

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KrisManship, General Manager at The Aberdeen Altens Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Manolis M, Thank you for sharing a review following your recent stay at The Aberdeen Altens Hotel, I am very pleased to hear you found the hotel to be nice, your room spacious and the team friendly. It was however upsetting to read that you felt the level of cleanliness in your room was below standard. We regularly receive...

Fleet, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel is on the outskirts of Aberdeen and is ideal if you are working or meeting in Altens. The hotel is looking a little tired around the edges but is very clean with nice friendly staff. It is out of town with a 15 minute taxi (longer at peak times) ride into town. The price is a little high...

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KrisManship, General Manager at The Aberdeen Altens Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Bhazy, Thank you for taking the time to share a review following your recent stay with us at The Aberdeen Altens Hotel. I am pleased to hear you found the hotel to be comfortable and very clean and the staff friendly. I hope we get the opportunity to welcome you back in the near future. Kind Regards Kris Manship...

Billingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here many times now through work as its location suits my needs. My constant problem with the place is the heat in the rooms! Nice in winter but just too much in summer, windows open etc and it is still overwhelming! That aside it is still quite nice. I had the dinner, bed and breakfast option, dinner which was...

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KrisManship, General Manager at The Aberdeen Altens Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Dave P, Thank you for taking the time to share a review and for choosing to stay with us on many occasions, we really do appreciate your continued loyalty. I was really sorry to hear your room was too warm, I can fully appreciate how uncomfortable this can be and would like to offer my personal apologies. Unfortunately it...

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed there last year for 5 days the first week then came back for a other 4 nights The rooms are good clean. The breakfast is very good lots of choices. But we did not have breakfast every day. We thought I think 10.50 each per day. Not a great deal But the days we did buy it. We...

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St Andrews, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Lovely hotel, the Restaurant and bar staff were excellent as was the food. Room comfortable and clean. Close enough to the shops for anyone wishing to shop. The harbour is a nice place to walk around there was a Dolphin trip

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Elgin, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed at the Altens for 2 nights on B&B with dinner included on the first night. The check in and check out were straight forward and uncomplicated with welcoming and pleasant front desk staff. The room was a basic double, very clean, good shower and very comfortable bed. The inclusive dinner menu choice was not particularly...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel itself is great. The staff are really helpful and so lovely, ask for anything that you need including postcodes. The breakfast is awesome with heaps of options but won me over with the pikelets/scones that was awesome and ran out every morning. The elevators are large and spacious so they can accomodate all of your luggage. There is...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Banquet Room
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Additional Information about The Aberdeen Altens Hotel

Address: Souter Head Road, Aberdeen AB12 3LF, Scotland (Formerly Thistle Aberdeen Altens)
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Aberdeen
Price Range: €45 - €106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Aberdeen Altens Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 251
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Also Known As:
Thistle Aberdeen Altens Hotel Aberdeen
Thistle Hotel Aberdeen
The Aberdeen Altens Hotel Scotland
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#1 Spa Hotel in Aberdeen
#4 Luxury Hotel in Aberdeen
#5 Best Value Hotel in Aberdeen
#8 Family Hotel in Aberdeen
#11 Business Hotel in Aberdeen
#18 Romantic Hotel in Aberdeen
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Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
Glasgow, United Kingdom

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“A front view is better - overlooking the grass”
eric_sykes, 20 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room that faces inwards or is at least as far away from the roundabout as possible!”
orrc1601, 11 May 2017 | Read review
“The lower the floor the better the room”
560kathleend, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“No noise in our room but those near reception have more foot traffic like most hotels.”
Agiclone, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All three rooms we had were great.”
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