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The Commercial Hotel

4.0 of 5 The Square, Tarland, Aboyne AB34 4TX, Scotland
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Banchory, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We dropped in after a walk around the standing stones with our 1 & 3 year olds. We received a very warm welcome including quick service and lots of help with the kids including direction towards the toy box by the safely guarded log fire. We ate from the bar menu which was very reasonable and the kids had the... More 

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cookiebev, Owner at The Commercial Hotel, responded to this review

Thankyou for your positive comments. We always look forward to welcoming family groups and try to make the experience as stress free for parents as possible. So glad you enjoyed your day out in Tarland and we look forward to welcoming you back soon. More 

Maybole, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

You will not go wrong booking here ,spotless clean ,friendly staff ,great food and a great nights sleep in a lovely warm room . Evening meal was generous portions as was the breakfast . If in the area again I would defo return . Nothing was a problem here and there is not a lot of places you can say... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

I booked this hotel as part of a business trip to Aberdeen. As usual I did a bit of shopping around to find a keenly priced hotel or B & B and I found this little gem. From start to finish the service was excellent, I don't think I have ever received better, even from a more expensive hotel. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Once again made to feel welcome small village hotel centre of all going on room very clean and smart food very good one of Scotland's hidden gems locals very friendly happy to have come back here again

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Excellent customer service at the Commercial Hotel. Bev and her staff are welcoming and unobtrusive, which relaxes their guests. Our Superior room was modern and tastefully decorated . The hearty breakfast was enough to set you off for the day, and the evening meals were delicious. Travelling round the area its clear The Commercial is highly rated by the locals,... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 via mobile

We returned for a second visit as we were impressed on our first visit 6 months ago, and we were not disappointed. Lovely, clean and very spacious room, excellent meals and friendly staff. Only downside was inconsistent and weak Wi-Fi in the room, although mobile reception was fine. Location was ideal for us. We look forward to returning again sometime.

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cookiebev, Owner at The Commercial Hotel, responded to this review

As always, a pleasure to welcome back returning guests and we are pleased you enjoyed your stay. One or two rooms do seem to have weaker wi-fi reception and we are currently working on an up-grade to the wi-fi with a new supplier and this should be improved by Nov. More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

We use the Commercial about once a month as it is basically round the corner, The food is just like your Granny would serve, ordinary, but ordinary in as much as it's probably the best food around and nothing fancy, normal food in very pleasant surroundings, it's possible to pay a lot more elsewhere and you would not say it... More 

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We stayed at the Commercial Hotel for a couple of nights when we were going to the Braemar Gathering. The service is definitely the best part of this hotel - all of the staff was incredibly friendly and helpful. The room was nice and comfortable, and the restaurant downstairs had good food for a pretty good price. The location of... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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44 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We had a nice meal here with friends a couple of weeks ago. Food was good, not spectacular but ok. We probably wouldn't go back as it's quite a distance from a our home. Service was reasonable but nothing special.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
37 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Have just enjoyed a 6 day trip to Bonnie Scotland .We stayed in 3 different hotels and this hotel was by far the very best .We were greeted warmly and shown to our rooms .rooms were clean and comfortable and tastefully decorated and supplied with everything you would need-tissues, toiletries ,mineral water ,a wide range of beverages , ,tv and... More 

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Address: The Square, Tarland, Aboyne AB34 4TX, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Aboyne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Commercial Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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