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Swallow Waterside Inn

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Fraserburgh Road, Peterhead AB42 3BN, Scotland
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My company paid £149 per night for two nights stay at the Waterside Hotel, Peterhead. Although the hotels in Aberdeen and the surrounding area tend to be over-priced due to demand, this took the biscuit. My room was in dire need of re-decoration, the carpet was stained and there was mould around the bath/shower. The 'full scottish breakfast' was below... More

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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in this hotel on a business trip for 5 nights in March. for £120 a night I was expecting it too be a nice place to stay. Oh how I was wrong. Rooms are a disgrace, very old, tired, dull, tape over carpets. The food wasn't much to shout about ether. Its not even in a good location. The... More

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scotland uk
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40 reviews 40 reviews
14 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked two nights here and arrived at 22.30 on the friday night, we were going to a function in the hotel on the saturday night,the receptionist was pleasant and helpful. The room , as stated by others, is in need of a coat of paint and some modernisation. Though for £65 per night for two it was average price.... More

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Livingston, United Kingdom
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89 reviews 89 reviews
26 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very disappointing stay at this hotel. I rmember when this hotel was the flagship hotel in the area but those days are very definitely gone, however they are still trying to trade on that past reputation and I think they will have a lot of one off customers who definitely won't go back if they have a choice. We arrived... More

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Scottish Highlands, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
8 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have to agree, this place is stuck in a time warp. If you enjoy paying good money for a dump then this is the place for you. Food wasnt too good , staff good. This dump needs a lot of money spent on it. I certainly would not go back or recommend this place to anyone.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i have stayed in various hotels over the years but this one takes the biscuit. The room was from the eights, outdated ? This cost per night £149.Would not pay £30.The place needs at least 10 million to refurbish.Do not go there.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is outdated and very poorly maintained. Only thing going for it is the food, the walls are stained so are the carpets, very unfriendly staff not very welcoming place at all, we couldn't sit in the bar as it was full of drunken louts playing loud music, this hotel was not worth £80 per night. I wont be... More

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Thurso
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Here on business not long ago and was very middle of the road but good if you take it for what it is. Very friendly staff made up for dated rooms and furnishings. Food average but again filled a hole after a long days graft - what more can you ask for?

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aberdeen
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed one night at the hotel. It was basic and food was ok. Breakfast was ok. Hotel clean and pool and gym facilities quite good. Free wifi and rooms quite basic. Bit pricey for what it is but not much selection in Peterhead. Staff very pleasant and helpful.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The pot holed road greeted us on our arrival, which I have to admit worried us. The reception gives a false sense of what is to come. The room was clean but extremely dated. The bathroom door had the bottom part missing/removed so you could if you wanted look under the door. I tried to close the curtains but the... More

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Address: Fraserburgh Road, Peterhead AB42 3BN, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Peterhead
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Swallow Waterside Inn 3*
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