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The Boat Inn

Charlestown Road, Aboyne AB34 5EL, Scotland
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  • Belwade Farm
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Wifi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hidden Gem by the riverside
The Boat Inn is situated next to the river Dee in the... more
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Manchester
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Boat Inn is situated next to the river Dee in the picturesque town of Aboyne... The pub offers three changing real ales along with the usual other pub drink options, plus great quality food... we always stop off here when up North to try the excellent fish & chips or other amazing food... you can even ask the bar...

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Portsoy, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for an overnight stay as a birthday treat and had a lovely time. We were warmly welcomed, our room was really cosy and had a lovely view out over the river. The Boat has a very comfortable bar and again it was very friendly, cosy place to be. Both dinner and breakfast were excellent. The Boat is a lovely...

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Thank Sharon S
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Spent a weekend at the Boat Inn recently and were impressed with the standard of accommodation. Our room was spacious and had a beautiful modern en suite with large walk in shower. Went to the The Shed bar in the hotel, which was so cosy and homely, with a real local atmosphere. Our evening meal in the restaurant was excellent....

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Thank BGee1414
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 November 2016

This inn is consistently very good for both food and real ale. Their soups are exceedingly good, and the food is very good. We always pop in for lunch every time we are up in Aboyne. There was an added bonus but I didn't check this time. I could see the track was still in position. Ask them to see...

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Thank CambridgeIan
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed here with my wife and baby just one night but we wished it had been longer. Our room was stylish, very clean and comfortable, also nice and warm given it was freezing outside. The staff were all very helpful and were particularly accommodating regarding our 5 month old baby providing a cot at no extra charge and keeping a...

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Thank NJFr0st
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

My sister booked rooms for her wedding guests earlier this year. Yet when they called up the staff said there was no space. This caused loads of inconvenience for quite a few of the guests. The day after the wedding the manager called my sister to charge them full price for the empty rooms not used. This was a clear...

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2Thank Griffithsfam
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Delicious food and superb tastefully renovated bedroom in a great setting. Ideal for a stroll along the riverbank. A hidden gem that will not disappoint. Good selection of beers too, with a separate bar from dining area.

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Thank David C
Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Dropped into The Boat for the bosses (wife) birthday treat and can honestly say that given the occasion the food and the service was top drawer. The restaurant was busy and the staff were fully occupied serving diners but at no stage was the service anything less that excellent. There is a wide choice of starters, mains and sweets and...

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Thank Michael M
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 November 2016

If you visit this eatery with kids, muddy boots and dogs after reading the welcome sign outside be prepared to be turned away. Dogs are only allowed in public bar, children only in the restaurant/lounge if you turn up with both you won't be allowed in. Very disappointing after a walk around Glen Taner not to be able to enjoy...

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Thank lois878
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Loved our stay, wish it could have been longer. Our room was beautifully decorated and so comfortable. Obviously a lot of effort and thought was put into the plans and decor for the rooms. The hotel is in a beautiful part of Scotland beside a river. Breakfast and dinner were very tasty in a lovely restaurant/bar area. Staff were great...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Boat Inn

Address: Charlestown Road, Aboyne AB34 5EL, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Aboyne
Price Range: £68 - £108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“We have not stayed here, just eaten.”
 of 5 bubbles CambridgeIan, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for river view.”
 of 5 bubbles Manxstar, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 7 and 8”
 of 5 bubbles 163jeanm, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“great room at sensible money”
 of 5 bubbles 520albertf, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“not sure as we only ate here - didn't stay.”
 of 5 bubbles SirErnest, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
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