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Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel & Spa

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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I stayed here with my partner from the 19th till the 21st, the room was lovely and big with a comfy bed. We had a package with a 55 minuet full body massage, breakfast both days, dinner on arrival worth £25 and an afternoon tea....More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank _islacraig
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A nice stay here last weekend, the bistro across from hotel was closed however the lunch menu inside the main hotel was good. Food in the evening was nice however £3.50 for a side of carrots should be reviewed. Rooms were nice and looked out...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank RobbieBaillie
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Just returned home after an overnight stay to celebrate my mums birthday. Hotel was fabulous. 5☆ all the way. From the gentleman who greeted us on our arrival to all the staff who were extremely helpful and courteous. Special thanks to maitr'de and all his...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank MotherwellChick
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent three days at hotel for birthday celebration with my wife so expected good food and service. Room was fine and general level of service ok but food was dire. Dinner menu very limited with food badly prepared and by the looks on the waiter's...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank Habbieflyer
Response from GMForestHills, Manager at Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel & SpaResponded 1 week ago

Dear habbieflyer Thank you for taking the time to make us aware of your experience and I apologise that your comments were not responded to previously. As the new general manager of the resort I am delighted to be able to inform both you and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here with my family earlier on my way from sterling train station to resort i thought i may have made a mistake booking this resort as it looked to be bit far away but as the destination was coming close it was turning into...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank Gulpwithdoctor
Response from GMForestHills, Manager at Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel & SpaResponded 1 week ago

Dear Gulpwithdoctor Thank you very much indeed for taking the time to write a review following your recent visit to Forest Hills hotel and Spa. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and also that you chose to make other readers aware...More

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Description
Nestled within the breath-taking scenery of The Trossachs, Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel & Spa provides a luxurious getaway right on your doorstep. Our hotel in Aberfoyle is located just 20 minutes from Stirling, More 40 minutes from Glasgow and less than an hour from Edinburgh, offering the perfect retreat from city life. Indulge in award-winning dining in the Garden Restaurant, or enjoy a delicious afternoon tea on the terrace while watching over Lake Ard. Our sumptuous spa is just the thing if you need to relax, with a fabulous selection of Elemis treatments on offer or, for the more adventurous, why not take to the surrounding hills or venture out on to the lake. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Room Service
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Banquet Room
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Tennis Court
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
55
Price range
$87 - $245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel Aberfoyle
,
Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel And Resort
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Macdonald Forest Hills Aberfoyle
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Forest Hills Hotel
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Stirlingshire > Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park > Kinlochard
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
55
Price range
$87 - $245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel Aberfoyle
,
Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel And Resort
,
Macdonald Forest Hills Aberfoyle
,
Forest Hills Hotel
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Stirlingshire > Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park > Kinlochard
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Room & Suite (150)
Dining (40)
Pool & Beach (3)
Family and Play Areas (12)
Business Center & Event Rooms (2)
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Frances W
September 15, 2018|
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Response from Unbiased09 | Reviewed this property |
In May 2018, we paid £12 each way. There is only one taxi company here, but he's reliable and the hotel will book this for you (if your mobile phone signal is low). Very friendly and turned up on time for our return from... More
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lizziej27
March 28, 2018|
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Response from Iain S | Reviewed this property |
Safest to check direct with hotel.
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icelolly08
September 19, 2017|
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Response from Louise M |
Breakfast is £18 per person
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Room Tips
"Room 203 has fabulous views"
MFARR
Nov 17, 2018
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"Loch View!"
CGHM
Nov 8, 2018
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"Ask for a loch view"
AnneM899
Nov 8, 2018
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"Views of the Loch"
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Oct 31, 2018
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