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The Chester Hotel

59-63 Queens Road, Aberdeen AB15 4YP, Scotland (Formerly Simpson's Hotel)
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Recently I booked 6 rooms in The Chester Hotel in Aberdeen. Without giving me an invoice, the cost of all six rooms was taken from my account when the guests checked out, so I had no indication that the money had been withdrawn. When, on asking, I got an invoice I found that all rooms had been charged for 2... More

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London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great food fab service ....reasonable but there is an even more upmarket menu and restaurant within. We ate in the bar area in a lovely cubicle ...mini haggis is a must and good wine list.did not stay in hotel but visited especially for the restaurant.

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Lymm, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived on Sunday afternoon in bleak grey weather to find a warm welcoming hotel. Decor was great, rooms were comfortable (if a long walk), foods in the bar was great (club sandwich). Beer was a bit pricey at £5 a pint but hey ho - it tasted nice. Would go back quite happily. Special mention for the staff - cheerful... More

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HOUSTON
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was very nice. The service was great and the rooms were very comfortable. In fact, the bed was one of the most comfortable beds I have ever slept in. I really didn't want to get up for work. The only negatives were that my room was very cold. It would take a while for the room to warm... More

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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a connoisseur of afternoon tea having enjoyed many in different locations across the country it was going to take something special to impress me. This was it! We were welcomed by a very pleasant young man in a kilt who attended to us throughout the afternoon. We were persuaded to enjoy a glass of fizz which added to the... More

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Verona, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

perfect hotel.. the rooms are nice and clean.. also the food is very particular and tasty.. people are very kind, polite and ready to help you in whatever you need.. thanks lorenzo, because he gave to us a very interesting information about distillery of whisky and he showed us a very particular distillery. not far from abeerden.. thank you,

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Palmer, Alaska
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11 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Chester was a very nice hotel that has just recently undergone a fresh remodel. I like the new look and feel. My room was very quiet and I slept very well. The service was excellent. The first room that I was given was a handicap room that had a high pitched electrical whine. The staff realized this right away... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On the surface this is a very nice hotel. Nice restaurant, beautifully decorated rooms, attractive and friendly staff. It has one fatal flaw: The rooms are so noisy you can't get any sleep. I have stayed there half-a-dozen times, in all areas of the hotel and whilst it is quiet outside, the noise inside is unbelievable. Next door's noisy shower... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

overpriced for what you get, We booked hotel to surprise a friend before her wedding as a weekend Spa package to kick back and enjoy. Service generally poor, main area's not well serviced by houskeeping. Bar Staff for High tea were exceptional and also the Spa girls were fantastic. Breakfast service next morning and the Breakfast itself - simply Awful!!!... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Overall the service in the hotel is not up to standard for the prices you pay, The staff (Particularly in the restaurant) are very young and had absolutely no clue about what food they were serving. We asked what Yuzu was and all we got were blank expression. Our group mainly ordered the Aberdeen Angus (Beautiful steak but served with... More

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Address: 59-63 Queens Road, Aberdeen AB15 4YP, Scotland (Formerly Simpson's Hotel)
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Aberdeen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 54
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Simpsons Aberdeen
The Chester Hotel Aberdeen, Scotland

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