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Aviemore Bunkhouse

Dalfaber Road, Aviemore PH22 1PY, Scotland
Aviemore Bunkhouse
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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New Cumnock, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

'The Ayrshire Waysters' stayed here on the last day of our walk on the East Highland Way. Clean, tidy and well decorated. The 4 of us were given a 6 bed room with en suite shower and adjacent toilet which gave us more space. Beds were comfy and bed linen clean and fresh. Used the kitchen the next morning and... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Having stayed in many hostel round the world I think this one is good value, we had a private room for the 2 of us which was a 4 bed rooms in so was also a family room, the room also had an en suite which in a hostel is a real plus for £50 per night per room. The... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Last year I came to Aviemore and stayed in the youth hostel across the way, which was fine, but I figured this time I would try out the Bunkhouse, attached to the super lovely Old Bridge Inn restaurant. The folks working there are super helpful, they have a handy drying room for all your soggy boots and gaitors and things,... More 

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105 reviews 105 reviews
31 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

We stayed here as a large group. The rooms were cramped, with the "clean" bedding having hairs all over it in all the beds and the bathroom floor looked like it hadn't been properly cleaned for ages. The kitchen is inadequate for the amount of people the hostel holds and is a germ breeding ground. The stove is a commercial... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

My second stay at this bunkhouse, and it hasn't got much better in a year since I last visited. It suffers from cramped bedrooms with little room to store gear. The bunkhouse is also very noisy, and sound travels very easily through the breeze block construction. The ensuite bathrooms are not great, there is never any soap provided at the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

It's not that bad. The rooms are ok, the kitchen is ok, it's warm and the showers are hot. However we felt a bit duped at paying £70 for a family room which was pretty run down. No soap in bathroom, broken bed frame, manky couch, no fan or window in bathroom. Scabby old windows with no child safety, deathly... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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31 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

When we booked this hotel, there were no high hpes of quality but expected basic standards of hygiene. The check in was a long process, no one to help to checkin or with our luggage to the rooms. the rooms were stinky with almost no ventilation and the heater was not working. The bathroom curtains was not changed for possibly... More 

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Perth, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

cheap and cheerful, spent a couple of nights here and it was all that i required, pub next door was good as well, would go back there and stay again it was worth the £19 each night, lookin forward to another visit

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Booked the Bunkhouse for a group of 14 girls, ages ranging from 24 to 62, for one night for a hen party. The bride being a country girl at heart - along with everyone else - would not have enjoyed a tacky dress up pub crawl around a city. As the group was so large, we got sole use of... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Nicely priced for family room,comfortable enough,nice staff. Only down side little bit of litter from previous people using room and sheets on one bed smelling little bit stale. Would def use again. The restaurant next door again was very good.pleasant little spot and would return.

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