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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would like to commend Brenda and Stewart who are fabulous. Can't thank them enough. Allan Guesthouse deserves more than five stars. If you are visiting Aberdeen I urge you to stay at the Allan guest house. A home from home experience thank you Brenda and Stewart.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely smiling welcome from Brenda who made sure I had a very enjoyable stay. Very well appointed spacious and clean en suite bedroom - extremely comfortable bed, I slept like a log. Full Scottish breakfast superb. Free parking zone but within walking distance of Union St and the city centre. Three minute walk to the David Welch Winter Gardens with...

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Cologne, Germany
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spend 4 wonderful days at Allan Guest House. Everything was perfect. The hosts were very friendly and attentive. The whole building was very tidy, the bedrooms spacious and Brenda and Stuart really did everything to make us feel good during our short stay. Breakfast was excellent. You could chose between various options, from fresh fruit to traditional Scottish breakfast....

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United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 October 2016

A wonderful, perfect week spent at this Guesthouse. From superb food to beautiful and spotless bedroom, everything was faultless. Brenda and Stuart are perfect and friendly hosts and nothing is too much trouble for either one of them. They genuinely care that their guests have a great time and do everything to facilitate it. Other accommodation providers should book in...

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Super friendly, very comfortable rooms with WLAN, I slept best, Brenda and Stewart are very nice and helpful. Super breakfast! Thank you Brenda and Stewart for all! I enjoyed it and will come back! Absolut wonderful!!! Lovely Greetings from Hamburg.

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Ayr, Canada
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed two wonderful nights at this exceptional B and B. Stuart and Brenda made us feel as if we were family. The rooms are well done and modern. There are lots of options for Breakfast. Always tasty and good. It is 5 min walk from great restaurants and 20 walk to downtown. The Aberdeen botanical gardens are 3 minute...

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We enjoyed staying here in this extremely comfortable, scrupulously clean and quiet Guest House. Rooms are contemporary in style, in a traditional older house. We had a king-size bed with an enormous shower room, complemented by a seating area with a large flat-screen television. With wifi we were able to sit comfortably in our room after a meal. Brenda and...

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Reviewed 11 September 2016

A big thank you to Brenda and Stuart! They were so supportive helping my son settling into his new home, Aberdeen!! The modern room was spotless clean and cosy, in a very pretty residential environment, not far away from the city center and parks. We had a great time and very much felt at home at Allan Guesthouse. We will...

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Reviewed 30 August 2016

Brenda and Stuart are a lovely couple, who made me feel welcome (from the very start) in their stunningly renovated guest house. They picked me up, took great care of me (with wonderful Scottish breakfasts), gave me interesting ideas for day trips and provided me with an exceptionally comfortable room. It's a bed and breakfast like no other (with a...

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North Logan, Utah
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Before we (my wife and () got out of our car, Stuart was out the door to welcome us. That was the start of a very nice stay in Aberdeen. The room was comfortable, and well appointed. Stuart and Brenda are absolutely great hosts. They knew when to chat and when not to (which I think is really important). We...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1879, the Allan Guest House is a beautiful Victorian 3 Storey House which retains many of it's original features. Stuart & Brenda bought the Guest House in June 2013 and have upgraded the entire house to a very high standard. Free on street parking is available, we are also within walking distance of the City centre, Train and Bus Stations. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Allan Guesthouse

Address: 56 Polmuir Road | Ferryhill, Aberdeen AB11 7RT, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Aberdeen
Price Range: RM200 - RM489 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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Allan Guesthouse Aberdeen, Scotland
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“Room 8 was very quiet and had an enormous shower room.”
 of 5 bubbles FRANM940, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 8 is lovely with a comfortable, large bed and large, spacious en-suite.”
 of 5 bubbles RosieKMuscat, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Book in advance as its a popular destination”
 of 5 bubbles GrantJMacK, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Just ask and they will do their best to accommodate any requests”
 of 5 bubbles iammrsjones, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Room no. 8 was spacious, as well as the bathroom”
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