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Braemar AB35 5YJ, Scotland
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

First off, don't trust your GPS, as it may take you an additional eight miles down a twisty turny 1 and a half lane road. Our GPS (which uses TomTom maps) did not recognise the bridge over the river dee as a viable road. It is one lane and looks like a pedestrian bridge. The sign directing you to take... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

While staying in the village 3 of us were privileged to take part in a NTS grouse Lek safari led by NTS ranger Kim Neilson. The early start was well worth it to see the mist rise over the heather clad hills and witness at close range the intriguing mating dance of 6 male black grouse. Kim's knowledge and information... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

We stayed in one of the 'apartments' at Mar Lodge with two young children and had a fantastic weekend. The accommodation was better than the official three stars would suggest. Clean, well equipped, spacious, and with fantastic views. We were there for a family wedding, but would return for a holiday. Could not fault!

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

The lodge is located in the cairngorns and is very isolated on some very picturesque roads. The staff were very accomodating and the rooms spacious and equipped. Wifi is only available in one room in the house but the venue has so much to see that spending time on the internet is not really worth bothering! They have a lot... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

Myself and my daughter have just returned from a 4 night stay at mar lodge. We stayed in the Derry apartment which can sleep 4. There are two bedrooms (twin and double) a bathroom and kitchen/lounge. The size of the apartment is unreal! Apparently the whole place was fully booked (4 or 5 apartments in total) but we never really... More

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

A group of 15 friends and family stayed at this super estate for a midweek break and as hard as I tried I just cannot find fault with the stay. It is spotless, elegant, luxurious and probably the best value holiday our family have ever had. It is run by the national trust and they were very helpful. The rooms... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

Mar Lodge is a perfect place tucked away in the highlands. You would never just "trip" over this wonderful place to stay but well worth seeking it out. The lodge with it's various self catered apartments is just what you want if you are looking for peace and quiet. The apartments are spacious and comfortable and a great base to... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013 via mobile

17 of us have just spent an amazing week at Mar Lodge. From young children to Munro baggers the lodge was ideal. The Bynack apartment had a big dining room table and social area. The large oven and 2 dishwashers in the kitchen made life much easier. The staff were on hand to cater for our needs such as providing... More

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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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34 reviews 34 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

As an American, I attended my first Scottish wedding at the Mar Lodge Estates in the Highlands. All I can say is WOW! Queen Victoria layed the cornerstone in October 1895, sadly the place burned but was rebuilt to the origional plans. Some of the furnishings were saved and placed back into the lodge. The Highland games started on these... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2011

The lodge has many self contained appartments, of varying sizes, that can be booked out through the Scottish National Trust, there are even a couple of luxury houses on the estate that can be booked out. The location is glorious situated on Royal Deeside, just outside the village of Braemar, this is ideal for walks in the hills as plenty... More

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Address: Braemar AB35 5YJ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Braemar
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Mar Lodge Estate Hotel Braemar
Mar Lodge Estate Braemar, Scotland

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