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The Commercial Hotel

4.0 of 5 The Square, Tarland, Aboyne AB34 4TX, Scotland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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108 reviews 108 reviews
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42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for some food before a party in the area. The food was absolutely fantastic! One of there best meals I've eaten out. The service was good and the value was spot on. I would recommend a visit to anyone in the area for any reason. Fantastic food. Will definitely be back.

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is restaurant review only. Bar staff friendly and very welcoming, food excellent, always served hot and good portions. Restaurant decor of a high standard & I understand guest rooms are equally good. Bar is bright and airy with a smokers area out back.

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Fife, Scotland
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23 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel doesn't look that attractive from the outside and the only reason we ended up in Tarland was because we couldn't find accommodation in Ballater. As it turned out we were very glad we found the Commercial Hotel. Our room was large and tastefully decorated and had many extras that you might expect to find in a 5 star... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Commercial Hotel is in my home village of Tarland. When up visiting relatives over Christmas I needed to say in a hotel and it was with hesitation I did so, as it wasn't always great when I was younger. I shouldn't have worried, it was superb. The rooms are furnished to a high level that puts the Hilton to... More 

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

Thanks so much for your kind comments - it is always a pleasure to exceed expectations. We look forward to welcoming you and your family sometime soon. More 

Banchory, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

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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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
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
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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 

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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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