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Northern Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1 Great Northern Road, Aberdeen AB24 3PS, Scotland
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Ranked #48 of 61 hotels in Aberdeen
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent service & unusual hotel decor, nice to try somewhere not four walls and similar to all new hotels..this hotel has character! Delighted to find this hotel, near university, hospital and city centre. Bus route just outside hotel straight into Union Square where we went to the Cinema after our lovely meal at the hotel. Steak was cooked to perfection.... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights. Hotel was spotless and had no issues with cleanliness. Decent location only 30 minutes stroll into the town centre. Manager called bob was absolutely superb. He couldn't be more helpful. Helped us out on numerous occasions, telling us places to go and explore Aberdeen. Very pleased with the overall stay.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
12 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We eat in the Ellingtons Lounge every Friday night & have done for the last 15 months & we are never disappointed. The lounge is art deco style & the staff are all dressed in black & look very smart. Service is always excellent. The food is first class at reasonable prices, I have eaten everything on the menu menu... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
12 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

My wife and I were unfortunate enough to attend a birthday party and eat dinner here last night. The starter ordered was smoked salmon Marie rose....when it arrived to all the guests that had ordered it.....it was plain boring prawn cocktail.... Served with brown buttered bread as in the 70s Sorry menu mistake was all the manager could say. Next... More

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16 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This hotel is badly in need of the Alex Polizzi (spelling?) treatment as the entrance area is festooned in notices about all kinds of things, and I appear to share the esteemed hotel inspector's aversion to this kind of thing..... During my stay there I changed rooms once and slept in a new room for the last night - the... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

My husband and I stayed at the Northern Hotel when my husband was in Aberdeen on business.What a lovely trip back in time to the 1930's. The building is so full of character which carries on inside the bar especially it echoes times past with the Art Decor design and all the finishing touches which add to it all. If... More

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45 hotel reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We were attending a dance at the Northern on Saturday night so decided to visit early and grab a meal before the event. Unfortunately we should have booked, all tables were booked and 3 groups of people waiting. After a wee discussion with the waiter, he offered to serve us a meal in the ballroom where the dance was being... More

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Oxton, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Have stayed at this hotel a few times now and really should do a review as I have forgotten the last couple of times. Fantastic service, friendly staff and management... Rooms are always clean, fresh and comfortable. Whether you pay full price or get on a deal (some great deals to be had), I can always recommend this place as... More

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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Thought art deco character of hotel was fantastic and atmospheric - refreshing after bland chain options. Slightly ramshackle but charming feel. Room on 2nd floor was great with view across Aberdeen and in keeping bathroom and fittings with very comfortable bed. Good sized nroom and shower. Bit noisy as next to main road. Dinner was very filling and tasty (pub... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I went along to the Northern to have a look during daylight hours prior to a recent function for about 80 family and friends. We had been to the hotel for lunch a few years prior and knew that it was perhaps showing it's age a little. The reception staff were polite and immediately summoned the functions... More

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Address: 1 Great Northern Road, Aberdeen AB24 3PS, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Aberdeen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Northern Hotel 3*
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