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Raemoir House Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Royal Deeside, Banchory AB31 4ED, Scotland
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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scottish highlands
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68 reviews 68 reviews
20 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had afternoon tea here yesterday, what a treat on a chilly and dull afternoon. The hotel is delightfully old scottish"big house".we were led into the drawing room with big comfy armchairs, sofa's, open fire (luckily not needed) large windows overlooking the wonderful grounds.staff were polite and efficient. Afternoon tea consisted of three finger sized open sandwiches, lovely scone with... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful hotel set in gorgeous grounds. The hotel has an old Scottish fel with relaxing lounge area and bar. The menu was somewhat disappointing with a limited choice but the food was excellent, well prepared, presented and served. The cost was reasonable for the type of hotel (£75 for 3 which included wine. Altho' we enjoyed our visit and meal... More

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Raemoir last weekend to celebrate our Silver Wedding Anniversary. It was perfect, such a peaceful setting, room was beautifully decorated, comfortable and spacious. The food was wonderful, very special, thankyou Raemoir!

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7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 via mobile

We had our wedding here at the end of April and could not have been happier with our choice. The hotel is a beautiful venue and as we had no marquee we were able to make full us of it. The staff were friendly and couldn't help enough. The food was at it's usual high standard but that was to... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We had our family wedding weekend at Raemoir House Hotel It was fantastic. The setting was stunning and the quality of the service and food exceptional. We had in our party 8 Children under the age of 10. From the moment we arrived we were made to feel so special. They coped magnificently with the children and went the extra... More

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NDR311, Owner at Raemoir House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Alastair W Great to hear that you enjoyed your day so much at Raemoir and thanks for letting us have the privilege of having you here. It is safe to say that the staff seemed to enjoy the weekend as much as yourselves and are now asking me if it is alright for them to dance on top of... More

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

We held our wedding at Raemoir in March, it was our dream weekend! From the start of our planning the team at the hotel were very welcoming and professional. The lay out of the hotel lends itself brilliantly to a relaxing weekend for family & friends with cosy log fires, amazing views, outstanding food and still plenty of room for... More

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NDR311, Owner at Raemoir House Hotel, responded to this review

Hi RACH6610 Thank you very much for dropping a review onto TripAdvisor following your wedding at Raemoir, we are all delighted to learn you enjoyed yourselves as much as we did serving you - it was a fabulous day all round. Hopefully we can welcome you back soon but in the meantime our best wishes for the future. Neil Rae More

Santa Cruz, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

Returning to Raemoir House after 12 years was an amazing life moment. The Hotel sings with history and the attention to details that one wishes for but seldom receives. Staff could not do enough to make us comfortable even down to bringing a jug of real milk to our room for the tea. We delighted in the comfort of the... More

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NDR311, Owner at Raemoir House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear SCOTTISHTRAVELLERS12 Most of the time it is hard to tell who has provided a review as the user name hides the writer's identity however on this occasion it's not the case! Thank you both for submitting your thoughts to TripAdvisor, it is wonderful to learn that Raemoir ticked all the boxes for you and that, if you intend to... More

Ronneby, Sweden
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

This place was my home away from home during numerous business trips. A fantastic setting, lovely food and great service. Do not miss the hike up the hill behind the house with great views over the surroundings. One day I want to bring my wife... see you again soon.

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NDR311, Owner at Raemoir House Hotel, responded to this review

Hi ankraS Thanks for leaving a review on TripAdvisor following your visits to Raemoir. I am delighted to learn that you enjoyed them so much and we look forward to seeing you again soon...with your wife! Kind regards Neil Rae More

Hong Kong, China
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

Have stayed here a couple of tims now and think its a really nice house. I particularly like the lounge/bar where you can relax on a comfy sofa infront of the fire. Feels very homely! The breakfast is a real plus point to. For first timers i would definately recommend asking for a room at the front of the house... More

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NDR311, Owner at Raemoir House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Tomsandison1 Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your Raemoir experience on TripAdvisor, it is much appreciated and we are a delighted to learn how much you enjoyed it. I hope we can welcome you back the next time you are in the area. Kind regards Neil Rae More

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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

I had a long and taxing day to come, working in Aberdeen. What better way to prepare than to relax, eat and sleep at Raemoir House? It is about 35 minutes away, in very beautiful countryside, with a manager (is he the owner?) who takes an intense and careful interest in the comfort, food and drink for residents. At present... More

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NDR311, Owner at Raemoir House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear HHCAMPBELL Many thanks for submitting a review of your stay at Raemoir to TripAdvisor, it is great to read that you enjoyed your visit and our offering. I hope you were well refreshed for the day ahead and that you will find the opportunity to return to Raemoir in future. Regards Neil Rae More

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Address: Royal Deeside, Banchory AB31 4ED, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Banchory
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Raemoir House Hotel 3*
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Raemoir is one of Scotland’s quintessential Country House Hotels, a "Solitaire" as recently described by one guest. Set in 11 acres of secluded wood and parkland, Raemoir, with its 20 individually appointed ensuite bedrooms, is less than 20 minutes from Aberdeen, its international airport and station. The privately owned hotel is perfectly positioned for Royal Deeside, the Cairngorm National Park and the world famous Whisky, Castle and Golf Trails including Trump International all of which are within easy reach. Warm, welcoming, indulgent, completely secluded and voted Country House Hotel of the Year 2011 and 2012 as well as the region's Country House and Romantic Hotel for 2013, Raemoir holds one of the area’s best 2AA Rosette and Michelin recommended restaurants led by one of the areas most talented female chefs, Alex Hay. It is a fabulous venue catering for relaxed dining, private parties, conference facilites, weddings and exclusive use. And our private helipad ensures the world beyond the gates is never far away… ... more   less 
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