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The Marcliffe at Pitfodels

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   North Deeside Rd | Pitfodels, Aberdeen AB1 9YA, Scotland
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Ranked #2 of 61 hotels in Aberdeen
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed an excellent afternoon tea at the Marcliffe. Definetly go for the champagne option. Everything from the sandwiches, salad, crisps, scones and cakes were to die for! service attentive but a bit slow at delivering the tea. It's such a shame one of Aberdeen's best hotels is closing down will miss the Marcliffe!

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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123 reviews 123 reviews
26 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We read the reviews about Marcliff at Pitfodels and were looking forward to our stay. We were expecting a special treat, and we were disappointed. I realize this hotel is closing, but it is tired. Clearly, it was a special place at one time in the late 90's. There was no doorman at the front when we arrived,and we had... More

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

My husband and I just stayed hear for a treat and what a treat. We had an amazing suite which was immaculate you could off eaten your food of the bathroom floor. We had the use of Molton Brown toiletries, lots of complimentary soft drinks, chocolates and a fresh fruit basket in our suite. The service of the staff was... More

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Stonehaven, Scotland, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed a very relaxing overnight stay at the Marcliffe Hotel. Our room was very spacious and bed very comfortable. Staff were very friendly and attentive and everything in the hotel was just perfect. Thoroughly enjoyed our visit.

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Houston, Texas
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58 reviews 58 reviews
26 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

After our transatlantic flight we were greeted by a friendly staff and checked in quickly. Rooms were spacious (In comparison) to other hotel rooms in the United Kingdom. The grounds were enjoyable and food was nicely prepared and presented. Hot water was readily available in the bathroom which is always a big plus!. We were there for a business conference... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014 via mobile

Easily the best hotel north of gleneagles. Service, dinning, and overall quality was excellent. We were made to feel comfortable and relaxed from the moment we arrived, just a shame we could stay longer.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Really enjoyed our stay at the Marcliffe. Food at the restaurant was delicious and the staff was so lovely. Our room was immaculate. Only fault was that our room service breakfast was late and we had to chase it up. Staff apologised profusely!

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

This is a five star hotel which cannot be faulted in any way. The staff are very, very good with every little touch you could think of. The food is absolutely superb in the Conservatory. The rooms are comfortable, spacious and very well appointed with water and fruit available every day. It is very seldom that I have experienced perfection... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

A beautiful hotel set in fabulous grounds...most of the staff cant do enough for you.. The bedrooms were all you could wish for. The food was wonderful. The Bar area was good with a huge selection of Malts.

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Dalry, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We had a wonderful time at the Marcliffe yesterday attending the wedding of Jennifer and Ryan. The staff in attendance were great, the food was excellent and the supper later on was good. However, at breakfast today, we could not praise Lee and the ladies highly enough for their friendliness and superb hospitality. The breakfast was out of this world... More

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Address: North Deeside Rd | Pitfodels, Aberdeen AB1 9YA, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Aberdeen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Marcliffe at Pitfodels 5*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Aberdeen #6 Romantic Hotel in Aberdeen #9 Business Hotel in Aberdeen #11 Family Hotel in Aberdeen
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Opened by Mikhail Gorbachev in 1993, this is one of the cities more exclusive hotels.I am delighted to inform our valued clients that we have now upgraded all our TV's to slimline models with plenty satellite channels.Thank you all for your patience.J Stewart SpenceOwner ... more   less 
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