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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My father had his 80th birthday party here the food and service were excellent. I would definitely recommend this hotel . We had private dining in the downstairs area. The staff were very friendly and efficient.

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Thank Carol A
Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 24, 2016

Starters:- I opted for Cullen Skink, very nice, full of flavour and plenty of fish. My wife had spicy chicken wings, plenty of them, and very tasty. My son opted for Calamari and prawn, very paltry, four very small rings of calamari and only two prawns, despite this being the most expensive of the three starters. Mains:- I chose seafood... More 

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Thank Ken M
Aberdeen
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Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

This is a review for restaurant only. The upstairs level restaurant over looks rear car park and a nice view of the sea. We have frequented this establishment over the years, but it has changed owner since we were last there and the decor is still the same and is now a little dated.We had booked a table at the... More 

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Thank William R
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

This is an old inn, with a smugglers cove and harbour nearby. There is a large bar and restaurant, which are popular with the locals, so some noise can be expected until late evening , though I did not notice it much. The bar retains its old character and décor (including old carpets), but upstairs the 'cabins' have been completely... More 

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Thank Neil L
Heckmondwike, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night whilst on business in the area. After a long drive I was warmly welcomed and shown straight to my room which had a glorious view of the North Sea. Wonderful meal with excellent service. Slept well in a comfortable bed and thoroughly enjoyed the cooked breakfast. Would not hesitate to stay again when in the area.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

I feel it is very worthwhile giving positive feedback when you have a good experience at a restaurant. I have enjoyed several meals here and I can honestly say I've never been disappointed. The decor is not very modern but every time I go it is very busy so that is the main thing

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1 Thank John407-13
East Ayrshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 15, 2016

Stayed overnight in twin room with a shared bathroom. I was welcomed on arrival and although I arrived before the check in time, I was able to go to my room to freshen up and leave my bags. Staff were friendly and helpful and I felt very at home. Great sleep in a comfy bed and lovely walk to the... More 

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1 Thank WBaillie
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 10, 2016

Stopped for a coffee in the afternoon and we were confrontedby an older grey haired waitress with a severe attitude .she made it very plain that we weren't welcome ! Pointed us into an alcove and sullenly took our order.when I asked if they did any cakes or scones I was told "we don't do that sort of thing here... More 

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Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

Wow. Just reflecting on a fantastic night at a private function last night in the Cove Bay hotel. Guy and his staff couldn't have done any more for us. The service was top notch and the food was excellent. You really can't get better value for money in Aberdeen. Everyone in the party commented on the fantastic service and the... More 

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Reviewed August 6, 2016

Unfortunately our room was situated in a strange position(situated on the groundfloor and both windows were with direct view to the public car park). For this hotel please be equiped with your one soap/shampoo( are missing).The only minus is the detergent/cleaning products smell.. is everywhere, including into the dinning room. The hotel has the own parking area, and also is... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Cove Bay Hotel

Address: 15 Colsea Road | Cove Bay,Aberdeenshire, Aberdeen AB12 3NA, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Aberdeen
Price Range: $50 - $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Cove Bay Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 14
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“I didn't stay at this hotel, only went for a meal.”
 of 5 bubbles F6932ZWkenm, Oct 24, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room as far away from the pub as possible!”
 of 5 bubbles whitejohn854, Jun 29, 2016 | Read review
“room 6 called cabin 6 this room has 3 windows 2 at front and one to rear looking out to bay”
 of 5 bubbles 181henryj, Feb 7, 2016 | Read review
“My room looked out over the North Sea Fantastic!!”
 of 5 bubbles 117sheilap, Dec 2, 2015 | Read review
“Go to a different hotel”
 of 5 bubbles trishagoodwin, Aug 29, 2015 | Read review
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