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Reviewed October 17, 2016

A very warm welcome from the hosts, who could not have been more helpful to my elderly parents in particular. A good night's sleep and breakfast was about the most delicious i have ever had. We were spoiled for choice and it was all outstandingly good. Locally sourced and very well cooked. Smoked haddock with poached eggs was particularly good,...

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Reviewed September 24, 2016

The Auld Kirk is a beautifully converted bed and breakfast very close to the centre of Ballater. It is very well situated for access to the southern Cairngorms or the Aberdeenshire castles trail and we stayed here for the Braemar Games in early September. All the bedrooms are upstairs and ours was very highly furnished. downstairs is a plush guests...

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Reviewed September 9, 2016

This old church is a lovely place to stay. On walking distance of the centre of Ballater. Nice walks also start nearby. Beautiful interior, very clean and nice new ensuite. The breakfast was delicious.

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Thank Liesbet P
Detroit Area, Michigan
Reviewed September 4, 2016

Loved this old church bed and breakfast. The location is beautiful. Our room was comfortable and the black-out curtain was very helpful. It was the best breakfast we had on the trip. So many choices and all of the food was tasty as well as beautiful. Our host was considerate and very helpful.

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

We loved this historic building and our lovely suite. The ensuite was absolutely splendid, with a deep tub and shower, beautiful tiles and fixtures. The bed was comfy, the service friendly and helpful, and the old church building has been lovingly restored with many beautiful details. There is a lounge which has bar service in the evenings, and it is...

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Thank SnowGoddessDiva
Northumberland, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 24, 2016

Quaint hotel with lovely décor and furnishings. The dining room is really impressive as it is the ground floor of the Church and is very tastefully decorated. Easy walk into Ballater. Good price, great breakfast and friendly staff.

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Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for one night central for everywhere I went . The accommodation was lovely as were the staff ,The breakfast was the best I've had in a bed breakfast the lady that served the breakfast is a credit to this hotel very helpful I am planning another stay here but will stay for longer well done to you all...

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Thank Helen Fisher M
Bergen, Norway
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

Excellent accommodation, Peter, Tony and Lisa made us feel very welcome . They did not book any other guests while we were there, (four days) so we had the place to ourselves, a very nice touch. Five star breakfast, warm friendly service, and an evening meal just for us on one of the nights which was top class , thanks...

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Bristol
Reviewed July 10, 2016

Great welcome with offer of complimentary tea and home-made biscuits (absolutely delicious). First-rate freshly-cooked gourmet breakfast. Very pleasant staff. Bedroom was stylish, comfortable, and well-equipped. The Auld Kirk is an interesting building a short walk from the centre of Ballater, with ample parking in a quiet side street. The price was the highest I paid on a touring holiday, but...

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

This old Kirk has been lovingly transformed into a small hotel. You check in at the pulpit and can have a drink at the small bar surrounded by church furniture. The bedrooms are very well appointed with luxury bathrooms. It was fun to have the gourmet breakfast while sitting under the arched, stained glass windows. The owners are a very...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking

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Address: 31 Braemar Road, Ballater AB35 5RQ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Ballater
Price Range: $140 - $164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Auld Kirk Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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