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Dowans Hotel

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Reviewed 17 February 2018

Lovely wee family ran hotel with an excellent range of whiskys and an above average traditional Scottish menu. No kids menu I noticed though luckily that's not an issue for me (yet!) Be careful it was very busy when I went due to the games...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

My wife and I, along with our 1 year old and 4 year old stopped here for our lunch. The staff were lovely and could not do enough for us. No kids menu, but were told that the chef could prepare pretty much whatever the...More

Thank Phil G
Reviewed 6 February 2018

we enjoyed a memorable evening at the Dowans, much changed and tastefully modernized since my last visit, in the company of Sir Jackie Charlton, all of 15 years ago. This family owned and managed hotel is now one of Speyside's best, the daughters of the...More

Thank Dave E
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Nice family run, recently renovated hotel. Rooms were comfortable and modern - there was some confusion because I booked a double room & somehow wasn't supposed to be for two people. They did accommodate us for an extra fee. Service was friendly & efficient. Great...More

Thank boreal-mama
Reviewed 1 February 2018

I think this hotel is really a 4.5/5 stars. It is family owned so you get a somewhat personal touch throughout the stay. Location is good to visit all the distillaries of Speyside. Property has a car park but road leading to property is small...More

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Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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US$208 - US$352 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hi there, I'm afraid that we do not have any rods to offer, however, there are rods through the village tackle shop which are available for hire. Additionally, we have contacts at several beats down the river who may have... More
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"All rooms are excellent. You need to climb stairs, but the owner is very helpful with carrying suitcases."
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"Make sure to book far in advance during August the busiest time!"
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"'Linkwood' king room on the top floor was both luxurious and quiet!"
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"not on the higher floors as the stairs are a bit of a climb"
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