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    Macdonald Hotels

    Garthdee Road, Aberdeen AB15 9FX, Scotland
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    Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

    Enjoyed a fabulous overnight stay on the hotels Valentine package and had a great night! The hotel is situated in fabulous setting and the room certainly matched this! Our room was a good size and was perfect for our needs! We enjoyed an afternoon tea...More

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    Reviewed 22 February 2016

    Great place to stay. I'm here for work for 3 weeks. The food here is just amazing! Breakfast selection is superb! i love the food! love the staff! and the rooms are very nice and comfortable (especially the new section). i did get my room...More

    Thank Haneen Q
    Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

    I stayed here with my girlfriend from Friday night through until Sunday in early February. Upon arrival we were greeted by a very polite and well presented young female receptionist who quickly checked us in and informed me she'd given us a complimentary full breakfast...More

    1  Thank Sean L
    Response from NorwoodHall, General Manager at Macdonald HotelsResponded 19 February 2016

    Dear Sean L Thank you for your detailed review of your recent stay at Macdonald Norwood Hall. I am delighted to hear about the warm welcome you received and how pleased you were with the bedrooms and their facilities. Clearly I am disappointed to hear...More

    Reviewed 15 February 2016

    Having just had our daughters wedding at the Norwood Hall I need to say that the professionalism shown by absolutely everyone from our first visit nearly a year ago until we walked out the door after the wedding was of the highest level. All bar...More

    Thank DRWesthill
    Response from NorwoodHall, General Manager at Macdonald HotelsResponded 19 February 2016

    Dear DRWesthill Many thanks for your review. We are delighted to hear that you, your daughter, family and friends had such a great time at the hotel. As you have highlighted, the team take a lot of pride in what they do and your positive...More

    Reviewed 15 February 2016

    I stayed at the Norwood Hall Hotel with my wife in February 2016 while attending a course in Aberdeen, The Hotel is a grand old mansion set in its own grounds with open coal fires in the public rooms with fantastic wood panelling and carved...More

    Thank MickRoll
    Response from NorwoodHall, General Manager at Macdonald HotelsResponded 19 February 2016

    Dear Mick_Rollingstone Thank you for posting your recent review. I am very pleased to hear that your stay was so comfortable and that the breakfast so enjoyable. The team will be delighted to be recognised for their friendly and helpful service. I hope we can...More

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    21 August 2017|
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    Response from malkymac | Reviewed this property |
    Hi I am guessing but its a fair distance out of the center of town so I would say you would be looking at £15-£20 each way in a taxi. There are amusements & Funfair etc down by the beach which are good for kids but obviously... More
    12 April 2017|
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    There aren't fridges in the rooms
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    8 September 2016|
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