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Darroch Learg

  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
  • 5 Jan 2015
  • 17 Oct 2014
    “Wonderful place to stay”
56 Braemar Road, Ballater AB35 5UX Scotland See on map
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Fitness centre
Business Centre
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 January 2015

If you are looking for a quiet, comfortable place to stay while in Ballater, this is it! The rooms are spacious and comfortable. The food is incredible! You will be provided with a full breakfast in the morning with delicious coffee, choice of cereals, fruit,...More

Thank B P
Reviewed 17 October 2014

Nigel and Fiona and there wonderful staff (including the ever-patient Kevin) made our stay with them wonderful. The room was comfortable, clean, had a lovely view, and was quiet. The food was fantastic. It was only a short walk down into town for shopping, and...More

2  Thank Natasha H
Reviewed 6 October 2014

Don't be put off by the reception area which is pretty dire.However the reception by the staff is warm & friendly.The food is excellent & this alone is worth a visit. Nigel & Fiona Franks also run a good cafe in the old railway station...More

Thank ray E
Reviewed 18 September 2014

If a visit to Scotland is on your agenda then the Darroch Learg in Ballater on the River Dee is a must on your list. A warm welcome by owners Fiona and Nigel with a cup of tea and a piece of shortbread was the...More

1  Thank Anthony W
Reviewed 23 August 2014

This beautiful old building is located Mountainside with good parking. It has sweeping views, comfortable updated rooms and good food. We had a twin room with a very nice tub/shower combination. There were two very comfortable over stuffed arm chairs large closet with hanging and...More

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US$118 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$118 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Any room here will be wonderful!"
5 Jan 2015
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"The upper floors have wonderful views, but no wifi signal, although there are two very pleasant public..."
17 Oct 2014
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"Avoid the rooms at the top of the hotel.as theres a bit of a pull up 2 flights of stairs"
6 Oct 2014
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"We had Room 1, Balmoral, with its own balcony on which to enjoy the sunshine."
18 Sep 2014
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