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“Stayed here on business” 3 of 5 bubbles
Review of Abbotswell Guesthouse

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Abbotswell Guesthouse
Ranked #55 of 108 Aberdeen B&B and Inns
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
“Stayed here on business”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2013 via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights Monday to Friday on business. Twin room with en suite was a little dated but was clean and bed very comfy. Really noisy from about 6 in the morning, but not much you can do about this.
Staff very friendly and breakfast was lovely.
The B&B is situated in the middle of a housing estate close to shops and not too far away from a harvester.
Perfect if you need somewhere to sleep and intending on getting up early.

Stayed November 2013, travelled on business
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Thank Linsay R
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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Crawley, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2012

Strange place, felt like mobile home extensions stuck on the back of a house, with bins and rubbish behind, owners welcoming, clean, breakfast good, reasonably priced but strange! Wifi signal very weak.

  • Stayed August 2012, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank yaw0608
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Stornoway, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2012

Stayed here for two nights. Room was comfortable and warm and the hosts were welcoming. Breakfast was perfect and tasty. There was no hairdryer in my room which was right at the front of the B&B and with wooden floors throughout it was quite noisy. Also the doorbell seemed to ring right outside my room which was quite annoying on the first night there.

The whole b&b seemed to have a bit of a neglected air to it. The dual flush on my toilet was broken and there was no batteries in the clock in my room or in the one in the dining room. It felt like they had let standards slip slightly over the winter and it was in need of a thorough spring clean.

Overall I would stay there again though.

Room Tip: Do not pick room 1. Its right next to the front door.
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  • Stayed April 2012, travelled on business
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank eilidh_s
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2012

Stayed for 1 week with the family. Lovely spacious clean rooms, tasty breakfast and friendly, helpful owners. Beats a soulless travel lodge every time!

  • Stayed January 2012, travelled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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Thank Heather S
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Morecambe, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2011

Stayed here on a business trip and i have to say that it is hard to sleep at this place due to the fact that the hallway and entrance floors are wooden so sound resonates through the rooms when the owners, staff and residents walk around, terrible!!!Carpet it!

The sound echoes when people are speaking and walking to and from the dining room.
The owners or their staff are obviously up and about at 05.15hrs as all you can hear is doors banging behind them and loud footsteps as they walk about, not to mention the washing machine running too!!

The en-suite was very dated, handbasin taps were odd, didn't match. The grouting in the shower was black with mould, the ceiling above was mouldy and to top it off there is a major safety issue too! Unshielded electrical cable at floor level next to the shower cubicle, a small nick in that cable and it is goodbye to the person standing in the bathroom.

The kettle was located on the floor, not very hygenic in my opinion.

The breakfast is good, the owners are nice enough but don't seem to have a clue about communicating with each other to be quite blunt.

Definetly not a place to stay for a break, or families.And if you need to sleep more than 5hrs a night then give this place a wide berth.

Forgot to mention, the place is right next door to a funeral home.

  • Stayed November 2011, travelled on business
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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3 Thank Corporates
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2011

Stayed for seven weeks while on business. I had the same room for the whole period of my stay. It was like I was going home after a long day at work. It was nice to be in the same room, week after week the free internet was great. The environment was always welcoming,clean and very homely, with great breakfast every morning. Most of the guests were in the main men, so ladies if in any doubt don't be! it would have been nice to see more women at the guest house. That said, I would highly recommend.

  • Stayed October 2011, travelled on business
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank JaniceR07
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Southport, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2010

I stay there 2 weeks a month - Everything from the accomodation to the food to the brilliant homely atmosphere to the warmth of the owners........ Excellent, highly recommended

  • Stayed June 2010, travelled on business
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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Thank ScouseG1943
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Additional Information about Abbotswell Guesthouse

Property: Abbotswell Guesthouse
Address: 28 Abbotswell Crescent | Kincorth, Aberdeen AB12 5AR, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Aberdeen
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #55 of 108 B&Bs / Inns in Aberdeen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — Abbotswell Guesthouse 3*
Number of rooms: 15
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
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