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The Gordon Guest House

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“balmoral room”(9 reviews)
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Reviewed 8 June 2011

Martin and Amanda made us feel very welcome during our recent stay, and we would heartily recommend the Gordon Guest House. The views from the Glenshee Room were excellent over Ballater and across to Lochnagar. The room was extremely comfortable and spacious. Breakfast was excellent...More

Thank stevemahr
Response from theo15, Owner at The Gordon Guest HouseResponded 9 June 2011

Thank you for taking the time to post a review.We are both pleased you liked the ensuite room and you enjoyed the views from both windows.The quality and choice of breakfast are enjoyed by our guests.The Burn o' Vat has been a popular hidden gem...More

Reviewed 6 June 2011

The room was large, lovely and clean and with everything you could need supplied. The Balmoral had a comfortable loveseat to lounge on and a big comfortable bed. There is lots of parking right outside the door and breakfast was wonderful and kept us going...More

Thank Blewnoser
Response from theo15, Owner at The Gordon Guest HouseResponded 6 June 2011

Thank you for your review.Many guests compliment us on our breakfasts and the fact that all items are served to you,so nice to relax and be waited on whilst on holiday.The dining room itself on the first floor affords views out from all three windows.We...More

Reviewed 26 May 2011

Everyone is welcome at this well situated B&B at the centre of Ballater. Spacious rooms allow views to the town and the hills beyond. A friendly owner/management team provide all the assistance one needs for a homely stay in this fine Scottish holiday hub. Strongly...More

Thank Highlandladdie045
Response from theo15, Owner at The Gordon Guest HouseResponded 27 May 2011

Thank you for taking the time to post a review.We are both very pleased that your stay with us was so enjoyable for you both.It is so nice to get positive feedback and it encourages us to maintain a high standard of guest care. Thank...More

Reviewed 25 May 2011

Just like other reviewers, we were given an excellent and helpful welcome by Martin and Amanda and found our room, the Balfluig, to be quite luxurious. Strongly recommended.More

Thank Bekonscot
Response from theo15, Owner at The Gordon Guest HouseResponded 26 May 2011

Thank you for taking the time to review us.We are both pleased you enjoyed your short stay with us.Many guests enjoy this ensuite room as it is very large and also appreciate the sitting area within the room and the wonderful views of Darroch Hill...More

Reviewed 22 May 2011

My husband and I are home now from a 5 night's stay at The Gordon Guest House in Ballater, which is run by Amanda and Martin Will, a couple who are so friendly and welcoming. The room was spotless and the breakfasts and packed lunches...More

Thank LangbankMunrobagger
Response from theo15, Owner at The Gordon Guest HouseResponded 23 May 2011

Thank you very much for taking the time to review us.We are so glad your five night break with us was so enjoyable and that the ensuite room and dining room with a complete served breakfast met your expectations.Thank you again for your valued custom...More

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"there are stairs from the front door and again if a second floor room is chosen"
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"The Balmoral and Glenshee rooms have lovely views."
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"In the Balmoral room with views to the front and side of the building."
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"Look no further when in Ballater"
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