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Macdonald Morlich Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort

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One of three 4-star hotels located within Macdonald Aviemore Resort in the centre of Aviemore in the Cairngorms National Park. The hotel itself is home to our popular Giovanni's Italian Ristorante and the contemporary Morlich Lounge and Bar - the best place in Aviemore for afternoon teas! The wider resort offers guests a further 3 restaurants, a luxury shopping centre, a cinema and Aviemore Activity Centre which boasts a huge leisure pool, soft play and activity rooms for children of all ages. There's also Macdonald Spey Valley Championship Golf Course in Aviemore, only 5 minutes along the road, hotel guests can get transfers and discounts on green fees.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Public Wifi
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Room features
Smoking rooms available
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Centrally Located
Full view
81Good for walkers
Grade: 81 out of 100
18Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
2Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
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Short stay in October. My wife an I enjoyed 2 pleasant evenings only to have the peace shattered at about 7am on Sunday morning by the fire alarm. We duly evacuated the hotel along with a number of other guests. Whilst standing at the muster point in the car park, NOT ONE
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This was nice and cozy, lots of plaid decorations. The rooms were average. The breakfast was good. I loved that there was a cinema at the hotel showing a new release movie, so that was an option in the evening if you wanted to go. We had dinner at the hotel and it was
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We decided to visit Aviemore as my hubby was working in Aberdeen and we’ve always wanted to visit. On arrival, we were advised that our allocated booking of the Morlich hotel had been changed to the Highland Hotel as they had decided to close the Morlich which was disappointing.
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We booked to eat dinner after our swim. It was terrible. The food was cold and the salad was brown. The server could not speak enough English to take drinks order. Queued up to pay. Horrendous. We won’t be back.
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Response from General M, General Manager at Macdonald Morlich Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort
Responded Oct 25, 2018
Dear Angela T, We are sorry that you did not enjoy your meal in the Giovanni's restaurant. Your comments will be shared with the team in order to address the issues raised. Kind regards, Christo Botha General Manager
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A conference / tourist hotel. Included as part of our Gate1 tour. Included dinner the first nite was typical hotel food. The beef was tough, but potato leek soup and chocolate mousse was good. Breakfast the first morning was chaos. A Chinese group came late the night before and
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Response from General M, General Manager at Macdonald Morlich Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort
Responded Oct 25, 2018
Dear kingofhma, Thank you for reviewing your stay with us at the resort. I'm sorry that some elements of your stay was not what we would have wanted, but happy that you enjoyed your room. Kind regards, Christo Botha General Manager
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Time to get on the bus.
Great view from our room.
Plumbing worked.
Flat screen tv.
Beds were comfortable.
"Top tip - stay somewhere else"
"Be prepared to be moved without notice to a sister hotel in the resort as stated in their terms and conditions."
"There are lifts for upper floors so dont worry if you have a buggy."
"Don't get one near the lift!"
"Any room is good since this is a resort area."
$92 - $195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United KingdomScotlandAviemore and the CairngormsAviemore
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