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No 45

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed at no 45 for a week during the Ballater Golf Week and thoroughly enjoyed it. Penella and Gorden were perfect hosts. Our room was clean, the beds and the bed linen were wonderful and comfy, and the bath towels were nice and fluffy and big. Breakfast was perfect, you put in your order and get a delicious omelet...

1Thank sandyLimassol
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good a lovely a beautiful room ,so very well set out a lovely comfortable bed with soft linen and lovely fluffy towels your own key teas and coffees .wonderful breakfast with local sourced food .

1Thank Anne_croft
Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for three nights at No 45. The rooms are spacious, extremely comfortable and clean. It is a short stroll into the centre of the village and in the middle of some amazing walks/hikes. The owners are very nice and there is a good selection of breakfast choices and coffee to set you up for a full days activities.

1Thank Issywig
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We visited Ballater to participate in the Etape Royale cycling event. We were properly spoilt and loved our stay at No45☕️. Breakfast in the stunning conservatory set us up for 100miles of cycling! Our superior double room was very tastefully adorned. Fabulous bed linen made the comfy bed a welcome oasis after a full day exploring the stunning Royal Deeside....

Thank Henry M
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Great location close to town - helpful owners - comfortable room and mostly and amazing breakfast using local produce and produce from the garden. Many of the suppliers have a royal warrant with Balmoral Castle nearby. Our room was spacious and comfortable at the back with a view of the lovely garden.

Thank jkhgdrtubv
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016

This was a weekend visit to participate in the 'Etape Royale' cycle event starting and finishing in Ballater. This B&B is a perfect location for this and other activities in the Cairngorms. On arrival I was greeted by Penella who advised me (and others) we could put our bicycles in their garage. The real surprise was that Penella would serve...

Thank rh1974
Surrey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2016

This B&B on the edge of Ballater town (only a short walk into the town centre) is a former hotel that has been refreshed and changed into a B&B. Inside it still feels like a traditional Scottish country hotel - dark wood panelling, tartan carpets, heavy furniture - but it was clean, comfortable, and homely. Bathroom modern and the WiFi...

Thank Sheila P
Auchterarder, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

If five stars are as many as any establishment can earn then no 45 is worth all five!! Cannot improve on perfection. I have said more in the past but since Tripadvisor is demanding more information before accepting my review ( which is, let's face it a weird requirement) Gordon and Penella are gems!

Thank auchbally
Gretna Green, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Another 1 night stay on our travels with our classic car and this was one of the best places we have ever stayed in From the safe parking to the room and the breakfast can not fault any thing Very warm welcome from the owner with cake as we checked in The room was very good nice and clean, airy...

Thank jimsM6390EV
Placentia, California
Reviewed 22 August 2016

No. 45 in Ballater is a perfect home base for visiting Balmoral Castle, Crathie Kirk, and the Royal Lochnagar Distillery. Of the 8 places we stayed in during our 16 day car trip through Scotland and northern England, No. 45 was our favorite. We spent two nights in the ground floor Garden room. The spacious bathroom with its HUGE shower...

Thank OCCaliTrip

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
No 45 is a 4 star Good Hotel Guide listed guest-house on the outskirts of Ballater. A large Victorian house set in walled gardens and with original features such as pitch pine staircase and open fire. It has a traditional Scottish feel with tartan carpets, stag's head and plenty of leather chesterfield sofas for relaxing. It is a short stroll to the River Dee and to the many shops and cafes in the town. All rooms are en-suite. ... more   less 

Additional Information about No 45

Address: 45 Braemar Road, Ballater AB35 5RQ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Ballater
Price Range: €113 - €150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — No 45 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Take the room at the back - large with views of the garden”
jkhgdrtubv, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If available, splurge on the ground floor Garden Room.”
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OCCaliTrip, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“There is no lift here.”
whittaker9, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are great.”
Neilpicu, 7 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Our impression is that all double rooms are excellent, with king size beds, or a four poster double that one of our party had”
Pewterer, 8 May 2014 | Read review
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