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5.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Aikenshill, Foveran | Aberdeen, Ellon AB41 6AT, Scotland
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Aikenshill House
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Working in Aberdeen, no more over-priced, poor hotels since I discovered this gem of a place. 2 minutes from beach, 30 mins from Aberdeen centre. Interiors just beautiful. For dinner this evening - Locally smoked hake risotto followed by Greek yogurt with dried fruit in clove/cinnamon/star-anise syrup - divine! All lovingly made by the owner. He even printed me a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the first look through the window as we drove up, we knew we had made the right decision. The warm fire in the guest lounge was inviting and the entire house welcomed us, as did James and "Betty's Shona". Warm tea helped us acclimate to the deliciously decorated home they share with their guests. A wee dram of the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Beautiful house very clean rooms lovely area and nice view.Excellent food -had a very good dinner on the evening of our stay.Very friendly hosts.loved staying there.really enjoyed the morning walk with the dogs.Danya Meyer

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Stockport, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

Great place, great host. I git a very warm welcome on arrival to the house coupled with a personal lift to the local watering hole where the food is devine. My room was immaculate and the whole place is a home away from home, what more could you ask for? Thanks alot and i will be staying again soon!

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Northumberland National Park, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

The five stars awarded by the AA for a bed & breakfast is well earned. Convenient for Aberdeen but in a quiet location. Reasonably priced compared to accommodation in the city. Very well appointed rooms and bathroom. James Duthie, a most excellent host who was happy to offer a personalised service. No kettle in the rooms....but a tray with cafetiere... More

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Newburgh, New York
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14 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

The rooms are large, modern, clean, and comfortable. The location was great for our golf at Trump and Cruden Bay. It's a remote setting, but that was fine for our needs.We had a nice greeting and all our needs were attended to. The breakfast was delicious and served in a nice dining room.

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Norwich
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

Best customer service I seen in a long time and I teach it so I have high standards. I was greeted before I reached the front door wow! Visitor lounge with sky tv and breakfast room, beautiful decor (just my style) throughout. This is a social B&B or you can just veg in your room, or watch Digital tv and,... More

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Murphy, North Carolina
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

Aikenshill House is for you if: 1) you like to feel like family popping in for a visit and receiving a "we're so glad you came" welcome. 2) you like conversations--with owners/operators, Jim and Shona--and with other guests at breakfast around a shared table or during the evening in the sitting room. 3) you would like the items on your... More

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Lindale, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

Booked an overnight stay after arriving at Aberdeen Airport. The accommodations were excellent as well as the food and hospitality. Thanks Shona for recommending Ballindalloch Castle. We would have missed a great place to visit.

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Scotland Neck, North Carolina
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Excellent 5 star bed and breakfast accommodation. Wonderful host and comfortable beyond all expectations. Home from home experience and makes a business trip away so much more pleasurable. Breakfast is fab and James goes over and beyond the call of duty.

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Address: Aikenshill, Foveran | Aberdeen, Ellon AB41 6AT, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Ellon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Aikenshill House 5*
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Aikenshill House Ellon, Scotland - Aberdeenshire

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