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Thistle Aberdeen Altens

#11 of 63 Hotels in Aberdeen
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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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Arbroath, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is our second visit to this hotel and it was as good as the first time, food excellent , staff very helpful and polite,choice at breakfast was 1st class. Pool was great. We booked for the entertainment for the Sat night and was not disappointed meal was very good value for money.

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Norfolk, VA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very nice hotel centrally located to the main roads and a short drive from the city center. Large rooms with all the amenities. The breakfast buffet is a big plus. (All the fixings for a full Scottish breakfast!) Lots of available parking too!

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Glasgow
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed 26 June 2015 for weekend. This is an excellent hotel with first class service, friendly staff, great facilities. . Really enjoyed the health suite. Great food. Happy to recommend to family and friends. Had such a relaxing weekend. Cant wait to go back.

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Dundee, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lovely hotel , nice bedrooms, food very good value for money, alcohol very expensive , pool area was great , def be back for another break in the future, staff very friendly in restaurant and bfast area

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Comfortable, modern hotel, very welcoming staff. The only thing that leyt it down was slightly tired furniture in the room, but overall, very good value for money, the staff lifts it to 5 star! Restaurants clean and well organised and excellent quality food delivered fast.

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here recently for an event. I found hotel facilities average at best. Rooms remodeled but fairly basic. When you are in your room, you can here everything in the hallways so tough to get a restful sleep. Close to the office buildings around Altens but quite far from everything else. Nothing really to do in the immediate area except... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here one night on business. Sited in Aberdeen I would say the main clients are involved in oil and gas, the price is explained by this. The room was comfortable although the shower was stiff to operate and would have been hard for someone with weak hands to operate. The restaurant was good and the food tasty with good... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Let's not make any bones about it, the hotel is possibly one of the ugliest I have ever seen, it looks like a prison!! Now the good points..... The rooms are fabulous, incredibly clean, the staff are on a whole very attentive, the ladies that served breakfast were however a little dour....... Breakfast was good with many options. My friends... More 

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glasgow
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

On arrival it was very much as other people had described on here, not much to look at, a concrete jungle but from the second you step inside you forget how ugly it looks and to be fair it doesn't matter what the outside looks like!! We were greeted by a friendly girl at reception who got us all checked... More 

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

Dear D_Cooper23, Thank you for taking the time to review us after your recent at the hotel. I was really pleased that you generally you enjoyed your stay, however I am quite concerned about your dining experience with us, as you can see from other reviews this is quite unusual for us at the hotel. I would like to investigate... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here at the Thistle on Saturday 20th June. 1 night stay in a family room for myself, my husband and my son (4yrs old). What a fantastic stay we had. The staff at reception were lovely and extremely helpful, as were staff in dining room and spa. The room was absolutely spotless, bathroom again spotless. I am kinda... More 

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