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Loch Kinord Hotel

Certificate of Excellence
Ballater Road | Royal Deeside, Dinnet, Ballater AB34 5LW, Scotland
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Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Dinnet
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Aviemore, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was in a group of seven, enjoying a bit of a reunion - this location was chosen for being roughly equally accessible for all - it turned out to be a great choice. Warmly welcomed, comfortable lounge for lunch, and a great lunch - we all chose different items, all were excellent!

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I led a walk with 14 people last month and organised a coffee stop at the Loch Kinord Hotel. After offering to remove our slightly muddy walking boots we were told it wasn't necessary. The group were made very welcome at the hotel and had tea, coffee and delicious home made scones. We were all delighted with the warmth and... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from a week-end at one of our favourite Hotels. The food is wonderful. Facilities comfortable and tasteful. The owners and staff charming, Walks all around are beautiful and varied. And the cost is very acceptable

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

I visited Loch Kinord Hotel over the Xmas period with my husband and children. I must say we had the most pleasant stay in Scotland, room was lovely and big enough for all of us, beautiful views and nice and quite!Very friendly and great service from start to the finish!!We were looked after very well. The food was served in... More 

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

If you are looking for a Scottish hogmanay, in a beautiful setting with a friendly house party atmosphere look no further than the Loch Kinard Hotel. My wife and I saw this three day stay, online and liked the look of it but had no knowledge of the hotel and what it had to offer, except as advertised. We are... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

My partner and I were on our way to Loch Kinnord for a walk this winter and we thought we would stop at the hotel for some lunch. We enquired if they served lunch and were told "Yes, but we have a shooting party of 11 arriving so you may get caught up in that" - not the most friendly... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

This year we decided to stay 2 nights rather than one - to attend social events in the Deeside area. We knew that we would be warm, comfortable and well looked after and we were not disappointed. The new bio-mass heating system ensured that we were toasty warm and the food and service were better than ever. This is a... More 

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Northumberland UK
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

£160 odd for DBB for two. Not out of the way, but well it could be better, Rooms not huge, bathroom was, never had a room with it's own ironing board, pity it was on the back of the Loo door and clanked every time you opened and shut the door. I was really looking forward to the Super Special... More 

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Selkirk, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Stayed overnight on returning from trip to Aberdeen, together with our German Shepherd, Kaizer. Excellent location, easy access to Aberdeen yet well away from the city and in a small rural village, hotel backs onto woods leading to Loch Kinord. The hotel looks very traditional both outside and in and the friendly and helpful staff made all of us most... More 

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Wood Stanway, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We stayed in a 3-bedroomed lodge at the Loch Kinord Hotel for my brother's wedding last weekend. We could not have asked for a more perfect experience to complement the dream of a wedding we attended! The hotel itself is very Scottish and comfortable and I loved the décor. The owners and staff couldn't had done more to make us... More 

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