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Douneside House

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I had an overnight stay at Douneside, and while the hotel itself, its grounds, and the room were gorgeous we noticed a distinct difference in the service we received compared to the service that was offered to other guests. We decided not...More

1  Thank Gail C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from a wonderful relaxing ‘spring break’ at this lovely hotel in rural Aberdeenshire with thanks to our wonderful family for the treat. Douneside House until an extensive recent refurbishment, was used exclusively for Military Guests but is now open to the general public...More

Thank atholebrose
Response from GM-Douneside, General Manager at Douneside HouseResponded 4 days ago

Dear atholebrose, Thank you so much for your review. It is great to read how you felt your break was relaxing and the food was exceptional. It was great to you have you with us and I look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I honestly didn't know this place existed until we were booked to visit to celebrate my Dad's 70th birthday and what a hidden gem! We stayed in the Gatehouse cottage as we were a party of 6 adults, toddler and two dogs and this was...More

Thank Jennifer L
Response from GM-Douneside, General Manager at Douneside HouseResponded 4 days ago

Dear Jennifer L, It is great to read that you had a good time, whilst you were here to celebrate your dad's 70th birthday. Thank you for your very kind words! Best regards, Marcel Wassen General Manager

Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Nothing to add to those who have already told you how well the staff look after you who also served dinner and breakfast (with some champagne) the next morning - Aaron in particular dealt with us throughout. He was chirpy, knowledgeable and obviously enthusiastic about...More

Thank Casey J
Response from GM-Douneside, General Manager at Douneside HouseResponded 14 March 2018

Dear Casey J, Thank you for "Another 5* Review". Aaron, the team and I are delighted to have read your review. We pride ourselves in the personal and friendly service that we aim to provide and it is always good to read that our guests...More

Reviewed 11 February 2018

We had a fabulous evening at Douneside House, very clean and tidy room with all amenities + bottle of Prosecco (chilled) awaiting us. Our evening meal was first class and the staff couldn't be more helpful. There is something very laid back about the House...More

2  Thank grahamwood2016
Response from GM-Douneside, General Manager at Douneside HouseResponded 12 February 2018

Dear Mr and Mrs Wood, Thank you for your very kind words, which I have shared with the team. It is a shame that you could not stay longer, but than it is a good excuse to re-visit soon! Yes, you are right; Douneside’s profits...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Conference Facilities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Tennis Court
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Price range
US$177 - US$254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$177 - US$254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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Emma F
13 August 2017|
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Response from MarcelAWassen | Property representative |
Yes you can! Please visit our website for the menu. We always recommend that you book in advance.
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CaroleLed
2 February 2017|
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Response from douneside | Property representative |
Many thanks for your enquiry. Dogs are most welcome in our apartments and cottages but they aren't allowed in the main hotel building or bedrooms. There is a vast network of footpaths and trails from our doorstep - perfect... More
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"All rooms are good! The master rooms are extremely good."
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"Front side of main house. Also Gatehouse Cottage ,100 yds from the house, is superb."
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"Any of the rooms at the front of the house but all are good"
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"Every room has something unique to offer, you would have to be very fussy to be disappointed."
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