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1 Bridge Street, Ellon AB41 9AA, Scotland
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Buchan Hotel
Ranked #2 of 4 hotels in Ellon
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  • Location
    4 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
    4 of 5 stars
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Cumnock, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Buchan Hotel has been my home away from home for 6 weeks. A comfortable hotel with fantastic food. The staff are very friendly and helpful ........ Though I must say they were perhaps a bit too enthusiastic and helpful when I had to do my ice bucket challenge!!!!! Thanks guys . Would recommend this hotel to anyone heading this... More

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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

my partner and i stayed here last Saturday (16th August) the staff were exceptional, the room was lovely, clean, nicely decorated, spacious, great bathroom. we had booked a superior room and the view was very nice considering we were in a small town and the hotel is on the main road by the roundabout, we looked out over the river... More

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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent the night here after a family wedding in another hotel a wee bit further along the road. Wee are used to a king size bed but we found the deb to be a little bit soft but very comfortable. Despite the main road being near the main road we were not disturbed by any road noise. The breakfast... More

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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped off here with my wife on way home from a day out & at prices on menu we expected a decent meal however right from our soup being delivered to the table with no offer of a bread roll or even just some sliced bread we were a little apprehensive of what might follow. We had both ordered a... More

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Scotland, Maryland
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Cannot understand any of the negative reviews at all. Such very kind, helpful, friendly staff who will do anything for you, every one of them (housekeeping included). Room immaculate and very comfy bed. Shower fab with lovely Lux shower gel. Delicious food, something for everyone! WiFi reception is best I've ever came across. Nice convenient shops banks post office takeaways... More

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Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

Comfortable, clean, friendly hotel with a varied menu providing a wide choice of quality.food. Access to some rooms a bit tricky with narrow corridors in some areas, but apart from that my stay was excellent.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Recently went for a family Sunday lunch! excellent value for money! help yourself carvery! which was lovely! child friendly! there was lots of choice on the menu, a very nice restaurant. very new and up to date! would recommend anyone who likes good high end pub food!

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Keith, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

Called in for lunch and was delighted with a very tasty meal served quickly by welcoming and friendly staff. The premises were modern up to date and attractive and the hotel is situated near the centre of town.

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Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
10 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014 via mobile

I visited Buchan Hotel as it is one of my family's favourite restaurants. I hadn't eaten there for a while so I wasn't sure what to expect. I had ordered a classic burger but it came with cheese which I don't like. Asked the waitress why there was cheese in the burger, she said the chef usually puts cheese in... More

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Stirling, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

Had my 2nd visit to Buchan Hotel came back again after last visit,good food for evening menu, room spotless and comfy for my needs and friendly staff all worth another visit, if your on the road and needing a no fuss place to stay its worth a visit, looking forward to returning.

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Address: 1 Bridge Street, Ellon AB41 9AA, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Ellon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Buchan Hotel Ellon, Scotland - Aberdeenshire

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