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Hilton Grand Vacations Club at Craigendarroch Lodges

Braemar Road, Ballater AB35 5XA, Scotland
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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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Essex, England
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32 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We've been coming for 17 years as my father in law owned a week in one of the lodges. We stayed here when our two children were small and they loved it. Now they're in their 20's they have fond memories of their holidays in Scotland. The last few years we've been without the children which has made it a... More 

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22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This Hotel has undergone a very substantive refurbishment recently and is now very well appointed. When my wife informed me that she had arranged to meet my daughter and her family for dinner in this Hotels restaurant my wallet went into spasm. However it need not have worried for not only does this hotel serve excellent food but it does... More 

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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great location. Good, comfortable accommodation, albeit with a frustrating wifi. Receptionists very helpful and pleasant. Enjoyed the leisure facilities. But we were very disappointed with the restaurant. Ambiance wise, it was too bright and hot, despite a noisy portable air conditioning unit. On the night we ate dinner the service was poor, and the food worse; one of our dishes... More 

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York
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34 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have owned a timeshare lodge here for over 25 years and love it. The Hotel has had its ups and downs but has been converted into Timeshare apartments. They are of a very high quality and standard with first class fittings. I am seriously looking at purchasing one for a different week to our timeshare lodge. The staff are... More 

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Woking, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Set in a beautiful part of the world, this is a really nice bit of luxury. Don't be afraid of the time-share talk, no thumb screws used, they do want you to decide whether this suits you or not. The swimming complex was ideal for enjoying with the family. Restaurant good too.

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Forest of Dean
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11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent resort. Rooms are 5* Plus ! Restaurant and bar are very good value. Pool is good and the staff helpful. If you are looking for luxury in the Highlands then you have found it. Located close to Balmoral and the great Royal Lochnagar distillery. If you're into Salmon fishing then the Dee is also Very close at hand.

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Gillingham, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to stay, perfect for children. Very relaxing, the loges are very spacious , and very well equipped ,however not very sound proof. The swimming pool and spa are very good, and the restaurant is fab. There is lots for the children to do, including animal hunts , the kids will love it there.

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Wallasey, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment we arrived we were greeted by breath-taking Scottish scenery. When we went in the hotel the lady on reception was very helpful and gave us directions to the local shops and restaurants before phoning us to inform us that the suite was ready. Of course the suites are beautifully furnished. Great being able to open the French... More 

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Merseyside
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50 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for three nights in a one bedroom suite. As three people we also used the large sofa bed in the lounge. This was not particualrly comfortable to sit or sleep on. The suite was well decorated and modern. The bedroom was large with plenty of storage. The bed was comfortable. The living area was large and well designed.... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed here recently, and the staff are fantastic, they can't do enough for you, rooms are spotless, facilities are first class, good food reasonably priced, nice pool busy at times, would highly recommend it.

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