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    Durn House

    Durn House Durn Road, Portsoy AB45 2XT, Scotland
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    • Excellent85%
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    • Terrible1%
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    1 - 5 of 387 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    Communication throughout the two year planning period for the wedding was unacceptably poor and inconsistent due to constant changes in staff. Although the current events manager worked exceedingly hard to address significant issues that had arisen before she was in post there were still many...More

    1  Thank DieselAberdeenshire
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Very beautiful place, special atmosphere, great food with friendly service. But bedroom far from pristine, and unforgivable stains in bathroom. Management acknowledged there was no excuse, apologised, and yet only half-heartedly tried to make it up to us. A real shame when we thought this...More

    1  Thank FPepin
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Lovely old house a few minutes walk from the village. Staff were very friendly and helpful. It felt more like staying in a private house than a hotel. Our room was a bit tired feeling but this did not spoil the overall experience

    1  Thank Blackdog100
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Durn House. It's a charming and beautiful space. The food was fine. There is room for improvement in small details and in the attentiveness of some staff. We met the new manager, just started, and he was very helpful and...More

    Thank Scott R
    Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

    We booked the Durn suite on the basis of how it looked on line and mainly good Internet reviews. Although it is a lovely building and the room, including 4 poster and huge ensuite with roll-top bath, lived up to expectations everything else was just...More

    Thank Georgie C
    Response from John S, Owner at Durn HouseResponded July 9, 2017

    Many thanks for your review and I am sorry you feel the service did not live up to expectations but grateful that you noticed that the staff were genuinely nice and made the effort. We do have a small team, we are a relatively new...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
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    • Price range
    • $117 - $195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Aberdeenshire >
    • Portsoy
    • Also Known As
    • Durn House Hotel Portsoy ,
    • Durn House Portsoy, Scotland
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    Angela M
    March 26, 2017|
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    Response from ericWaterloo | Reviewed this property |
    no lift
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    frequenttraveller012
    August 19, 2014|
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    Response from John S | Property representative |
    Hi, just noticed this question so sorry for the delay in answering. I am afraid that we do not allow dogs (with the exception of Guide Dogs) to stay at Durn House.
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    frequenttraveller012
    August 19, 2014|
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    Response from John S | Property representative |
    We are dog lovers ourselves with two spaniels, however, we do not accept pets at Durn House.
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    Room Tips
    "Not all rooms are en-suite (yet) so if en-suite is important to you, ask for one of their en-suite rooms when..."
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    "Be sure to check, by phone, if your room is en suite. Ask for the price of dinner in advance. Know that they..."
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    "Do bear in mind that it's an old building with no lift to the second floor!"
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    "Well signposted once you get to Portsoy"
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