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    Macdonald Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort

    Aviemore Highlands, Aviemore PH22 1PN, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent25%
    • Very good34%
    • Average23%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible6%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Multilingual Staff
    Spa
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    Business Centre
    Golf course
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Macdonald Aviemore Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort
    1,705 reviews
    #4 of 11 hotels in Aviemore
     
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    Reviewed 13 November 2015

    Our room was fairly small but was fabulously kitted out and looked so cosy and was so comfortable we didnt really want to leave it. Spotlessly clean! New arrivals on the second night woke us up with their noise returning to their rooms late at...More

    Thank Linda S
    Response from General M, General Manager at Macdonald Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore ResortResponded 25 November 2015

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor. I am sorry that you had a poor experience in the restaurant. Please be assured I will look into these matters personally to ensure that we fix the issues that you have brought to my...More

    Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

    Stayed here for the weekend. On site facilities were amazing. Breakfast did not taste overally fresh. Room did smell a bit damp but generally had a great stay. Fireworks were on the weekend we stayed and these were amazing. Swimming pool was very clean.More

    Thank reviewsarehonest
    Response from General M, General Manager at Macdonald Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore ResortResponded 25 November 2015

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review on Trip Advisor. One of the things that sets Macdonald Hotels and Resorts apart is our dedication to serving only the highest quality food, using the finest seasonal ingredients and sourcing the best...More

    Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

    Would have been a five if the check in time was earlier 4pm. Lovely room , pleasant staff and breakfast was good. From the minute we checked in the staff made us feel welcome. Our room was spotless clean and the bed was large and...More

    3  Thank Eck A
    Response from General M, General Manager at Macdonald Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore ResortResponded 25 November 2015

    Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind review. I am delighted to hear that you would recommend the hotel. On your next visit please contact the hotel the day before and we will certainly try our utmost to get you a room before...More

    Reviewed 8 November 2015

    This is a large hotel situated in the holiday complex at Aviemore in the Scottish Highlands. We found the staff friendly and helpful, the bedroom was large, clean and well equipped. The en-suite shower room was small but the shower compartment was large and the...More

    Thank disapointedguest2014
    Response from General M, General Manager at Macdonald Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore ResortResponded 25 November 2015

    Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your excellent review. I am delighted that you had a great stay with us and look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Chris Wayne-Wills Chief Executive Officer Macdonald Aviemore Resort

    Reviewed 2 November 2015

    My husband and myself stayed here and had our dinner, bed and breakfast. The room was lovely but yo be honest quite difficult to find as the gentleman in reception was hard to understand. So, instead of being rude and say what was that about...More

    Thank Paula J
    Response from General M, General Manager at Macdonald Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore ResortResponded 25 November 2015

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review on Trip Advisor. I am delighted to hear that your room exceeded your expectations. I am sorry to hear of the issues you experienced at breakfast time. I am confident that a system...More

    Macdonald Aviemore Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Golf course
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$164 - US$335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 151
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    • Location
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    • Scottish Highlands >
    • Badenoch and Strathspey >
    • Aviemore
    • Also Known As
    • Macdonald Highlands Aviemore ,
    • Macdonald Highlands Hotel At Macdonald Aviemore Resort Scotland ,
    • Hotel Macdonald Highlands
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    Monica C
    7 January 2017|
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    Response from clanmauchlen | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry for late response. Family room had a bath,No fridge or DVD player. You don't have to book soft play or the swimming. We dined in the highland steak restaurant and they have a good selection of food for children
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    kevin M
    10 March 2016|
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    Did you have a bath in the family rooms im wondering the same thanks
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    "Not required all the rooms are same and great."
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