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Thistle Aberdeen Altens

3.5 of 5 Souterhead Road, Aberdeen AB12 3LF, Scotland
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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92 reviews 92 reviews
43 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars NEW

What was a great run hotel is now suffering from complacency. If you’re an oil or gas worker then just for you, only a walk away from the Altens companies and training centres. This reflects in the price, a bit on the expensive side as they now appear to cater to oil and gas. I must say the high quality... More 

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Peterhead, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have stayed here on several occasions over the years, free upgrades almost every time, this time however the room was not as nice as others we've had in the past. However there was a whole floor being renovated so not the same number of rooms to dish out. Breakfast was good but we were one of the last ones... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here for a night to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary on Sat 21st Feb 2015. We had our wedding reception here 25yrs ago on 24th Feb 1990:) Lovely room, leisure facilities - the pool, steam room, spa etc great! Dinner in the restaurant was so good too. Breakfast was amazing too:) Hotel is beautiful inside and staff so... More 

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A great hotel, central location with good facilities. Stay was pretty much ruined by reception staff and complete lack of customer service. Ordered and paid for room service in reception, phoned an hour later to find out where our food was. We were told 'you have to order food from room service' no attempts made to get food to us... More 

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Perth
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82 reviews 82 reviews
12 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Looks a bit dismal from the outside but inside is very different. Reception was very welcoming with a free upgrade. Room was pleasantly big, clean and well appointed. Swimming pool was fine although changing room was Arctic. Breakfast was outstanding. Buffet style but everything was hot and fresh. Omelettes and poached eggs made to order. Fresh fruit, yogurt, pastries, pancakes.... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Back for a visit to my favourite hotel in Aberdeen. Room spotless - bed super comfy. Service with a smile - breakfast first class !! ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ - if you want 5 star treatment you won't be disappointed staying here !

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kimberley m, Manager at Thistle Aberdeen Altens, responded to this review

Dear Picni123, Thank you for your recent 5* review after your stay with us at Thistle Aberdeen Altens. Great to read you enjoyed the stay and had a superb time with us, ill pass the comments back to the team - they will be delighted with this review. Once again, thank you for the lovely review and I hope we... More 

Scotland
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38 reviews 38 reviews
19 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No complaints at all. Nice hotel, got an upgrade too, thank you. Shower was brilliant! Very comfy, clean bed and bathrobes too. Young waitress in the restaurant was just a treasure!!! Can't remember her name but she was lovely and so helpful. Thanks to all.

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kimberley m, Manager at Thistle Aberdeen Altens, responded to this review

Dear Millcent44, Thank you for your recent 5* review after your stay with us at Thistle Aberdeen Altens. Great to read you enjoyed the stay with us, ill pass your kind words back to our restaurant team members, they will be so pleased to hear it. Once again, thank you for the lovely review and I hope we have the... More 

Stirling, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were two ladies meeting up for a weekend. The hotel exceeded our expectations. Large room with two double beds. Coffee machine. Lovely fluffy towels, bath robes and slippers provided. Bed linen was good quality too. Spa was great and not busy. Food in hotel was fine for a two night stay. Bar and restaurant comfortable areas. Staff are all... More 

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kimberley m, Manager at Thistle Aberdeen Altens, responded to this review

Dear Mcinass, Thank you for your recent 5* review after your stay with us at Thistle Aberdeen Altens. So great to read you enjoyed a nice relaxing weekend away, ill pass the comments on to our Head Chef and the team members. Once again, thank you for the lovely review and I hope we have the pleasure of welcoming you... More 

Fraserburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have stayed here a couple of times and really can't fault it. We live 90 minutes from Aberdeen so it is nice to be able to stay and do a lot more over two days rather than trying to cram shopping, cinema, climbing wall etc in one day. We are a family of 5 and both times we have got... More 

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kimberley m, Manager at Thistle Aberdeen Altens, responded to this review

Dear LJD08, Thank you for your recent 5* review after your stay with us at Thistle Aberdeen Altens. I’m delighted to read you enjoyed another stay with us and will continue to come back. We pride ourselves on a big hearty breakfast to set you up for the day. Once again, thank you for the lovely review and I hope... More 

Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
13 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

we recently stayed here for a Saturday night! When we arrived we were upgraded to a superior room at no extra charge. The room was lovely, very clean and well fitted out! The massive bed was super comfy. The room also had toileteries & complimentary bottled water! A nice touch!!!

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kimberley m, Manager at Thistle Aberdeen Altens, responded to this review

Dear BillB, Thank you for your recent 5* review after your stay with us at Thistle Aberdeen Altens. I’m delighted to read you enjoyed a Saturday night in with us, ill pass the lovely review back to the team. I hope we have the pleasure of welcoming you back to the hotel very soon. Best Wishes Kimberley Morrison Front of... More 

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Address: Souterhead Road, Aberdeen AB12 3LF, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Aberdeen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Thistle Aberdeen Altens 3.5*
Number of rooms: 216
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Also Known As:
Thistle Aberdeen Altens Hotel Aberdeen
Thistle Hotel Aberdeen
Thistle Aberdeen Altens Scotland
Hotel Style:
#8 Family Hotel in Aberdeen
#11 Business Hotel in Aberdeen
#19 Romantic Hotel in Aberdeen

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