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Bennachie Lodge

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Victoria Terrace, Kemnay AB51 5RL, Scotland
Bennachie Lodge
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Aberdeen, Scotland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Bennachie Lodge has always been one of our fav's! Being local to the area, we like to support local businesses. Under new management and ownership we were very keen to give it a go. Tonight's eating experience was very average and a bit of a let down. The undercooked duck, which, was supposed to be server with a red... More 

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Aberdeen
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I visited The Bennachie Lodge Hotel tonight for a meal with my wife, children and parents. First of all, the staff were all very welcoming and very friendly. The restaurant was nice and warm, immaculately clean and had nice decor. The food was lovely. Generous portions, tasty and again, the staff were attentive throughout our meal. In total, the bill... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We stayed at Bennachie Lodge for one night before departing from Aberdeen Airport. At first we decided to eat somewhere else, just because it's interesting to get a feeling for the surroundings. However, since there was absolutely no other place to eat in Kemnay, we went back to the hotel for dinner. And it was a great dinner! Tasty sirloin... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

No wardrobe in the room - only place to hang my things onto was the ironing board . Mentioned it at dinner - waitress comments she heard someone say that before . I asked over breakfast and was told that they tried to put a rack up? The note in the folder said thank you for being patient during refurbishment... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

Stayed at this hotel on the 12 th/13th July on route to a function in the local area and so glad we did, it's a fantastic find a real gem. Food, service, and rooms superb and good value for money. We'll done to the owner and staff.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

I travel to Aberdeen a lot for work, but this time my meeting was outside Aberdeen (near Inverurie) so I thought I would try somewhere different from the standard chain hotels. I am glad I did! I arrived with a colleague around 7.30pm on a weekday night, and although the initial welcome was not the warmest (hence 4 out of... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014 via mobile

Absolutely awful night..table booked for 8pm.. Waited 10mins to b shown to table..waiter brought wine just dumped it in ice..didnt even open it..after 20min wait for steaks (medium) were told our desserts had to be ordered now..kitchen closed at 9.30, we ordered cheese and biscuits..after waiting 14 mins for staff to take order. Got our cheese in bar which was... More 

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Fort Myers, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014 via mobile

Staff were very helpful and friendly ,food in the restaurant was good breakfast was great you get beans with your full breakfast which is a must for me,spacious and clean rooms sky sports in the bar and drink was reasonably priced,also it has a beer garden great if you get the weather,didn't have any negatives during my time here would... More 

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Aberdeenshire
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124 reviews 124 reviews
29 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Having been before, I was very much looking forward to our lunch as part of my husband's birthday. Unfortunately, they had run out of burgers! At 1pm on Sunday, this was very disappointing as nobody told us this before giving us the menus. My husband had been looking forward to his burger, which he has had before and thought it... More 

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Peebles, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

We stayed here for one night on 13th February (2014) and were very comfortable. Our room was spacious and it was very quiet. The evening meal was excellent and we had a good breakfast. Staff were friendly and helpful. The price for two for Dinner Bed and Breakfast was the same as for Bed at the nearest Premier Inn!

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