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Macdonald Highlands Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Aviemore Highlands, Aviemore PH22 1PN, Scotland
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Ranked #6 of 11 Hotels in Aviemore
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just had a weekend bed and breakfast at the Highland hotel, Aviemore. Lovely room, excellent facilities. Great breakfast and I asked the chef what they did with the small empty jars of jam as I made chutney and was looking for small jars no problem went for breakfast on the Sunday and he had me about a dozen all washed... More

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

My boyfriend and I stayed here during the week for a couple of days - the room looked just as it was advertised, everything was extremely clean and well presented. The shower was spacious and had good temperature controls, and the bathroom also had a towel heating rack which was nice. The late bar was open til around 1 o'clock... More

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Kenmore, Scotland, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Booked on Line requesting a dog friendly hotel was directed to the Aviemore Inn at MacDonald Hotels and resorts only to find out after booking and paying it was not dog friendly and I would not be able to take our dog with us. Contacted the hotel direct to see if they could help, to say unhelpful is a understatement.... More

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County Mayo, Ireland
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the MacDonald Highland Hotel, and once we got to our room, we were delighted after travelling a long journey by car! We stayed for two nights and found the rooms were nice and spacious with a large and comfy bed, was a great sleep. Staff were helpful from the onset and the facilities that the resort offered... More

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General M, General Manager at Macdonald Highlands Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on Trip Advisor. I am pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay with us here at the Macdonald Aviemore Resort. The team takes great pride in our standards of customer service that we provide. I look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the near... More

Erskine, United Kingdom
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105 reviews 105 reviews
13 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for a few midweek nights to tour some parts of the Highlands. The room was of a good size and very comfortable. The breakfasts are substantial. All in all it was a good experience. I'd recommend this hotel.

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General M, General Manager at Macdonald Highlands Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time and trouble to leave a review on trip advisor. I am pleased to read that you would recommend the hotel. I look forward to welcoming you back to the Macdonald Aviemore Resort in the near future. Kind regards Christopher Wayne-Wills Chief Executive Officer Macdonald Aviemore Resort More

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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here with our 10 year old son for 3 nights. It's part of a large complex with other hotels, restaurants, cinema & shopping centre and is a 5 minute walk onto the main street in Aviemore so perfectly located. The staff at check in were ok: efficient and offered help with our luggage but not particularly friendly. We... More

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General M, General Manager at Macdonald Highlands Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for posting a positive review on Trip Advisor. I am pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay and would book to stay again. I will certainly pass on your kind comments to Michael. I look forward to welcoming you back to the Macdonald Aviemore Resort in the near future....maybe for our Spooktacular October breaks or... More

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

We stayed at the Highland Hotel in a group of 8 golfers and had a lovely stay. The rooms have recently been refurbished and tastefully decorated. We were on a dbb deal with 2 rounds of golf at Spey Valley. The food was first class and we were luck enough to play golf in fantastic conditions. I would definitely recommend... More

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General M, General Manager at Macdonald Highlands Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, On behalf of everyone here at the Macdonald Aviemore Resort I would like to thank you for your positive review on trip advisor. All the staff are extremely passionate about the high levels of service and continued approach to offering only the finest ingredients in our restaurants. I look forward to welcoming you back to the Resort in... More

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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed at the MacDonald Highland Lodge with five friends for Thunder in the Glens. I was under the impression it was a 4* hotel! the first room I was given the wifi wouldn't work. I had to stand in the corridor outside the room. I finally got allocated a different room where I got wifi but no phone signal.... More

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General M, General Manager at Macdonald Highlands Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review on trip advisor. Please be assured that this is not our normal standard of service here at the hotel and, normally our guests enjoy a first class service and customer care at all times. My Senior Management Team are always at hand should you experience any issues and... More

Perth, United Kingdom
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80 reviews 80 reviews
6 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We decided to visit here for my brothers birthday. Last time we visited it wasn't great but we decided to give the place a chance and we liked the leisure facilities . We checked in and got to our room which was a bit small but good enough. We went to use the leisure facilities. With our last visit the... More

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General M, General Manager at Macdonald Highlands Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guests, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review on trip advisor. I would like to investigate the issues you have brought to my attention further. Can I please ask you to contact myself or Lindsey Randall, Resort Operations Manager, on 01479 815 100 to discuss further. Kind regards Christopher Wayne-Wills Chief Executive Officer Macdonald Aviemore Resort More

Tarleton, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
27 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is only fair to start this review by saying that most of the staff did their best to resolve our issue and the poor rating has been given as the room should not have been passed by housekeeping in the first place. If we hadn't had the issue with the room then I'd have probably have gone for Average... More

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General M, Manager at Macdonald Highlands Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review on trip advisor. I am sorry to hear that you had an issue with your room. Following further investigation manintenace have found a leaking pipe from the shower. This has now been resolved. Please be assured this is not our normal standard of service here at the Highlands Hotel, normally... More

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Address: Aviemore Highlands, Aviemore PH22 1PN, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Aviemore and the Cairngorms > Aviemore
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Macdonald Highlands Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 151
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