Fodor's Expert Review Marcliffe Hotel and Spa

N. Deeside Rd., Aberdeen, Aberdeen City, AB15 9YA, Scotland

Offering a perfect combination of town and country outside the city center, this elegant hotel stands on 11 acres of wooded grounds and combines old and new to impressive effect. Service is equally impressive. The bedrooms are large and softly furnished with huge beds. The restaurant serves expertly prepared local lobster and crab and top-quality Aberdeen Angus beef, and you can choose from more than 400 wines.

PROS

  • lush gardens
  • well-trained staff
  • relaxing spa
  • the wooded environs means a stunning dawn chorus
  • well-trained and friendly staff
  • the wooded environs means a stunning dawn chorus of birds
  • big rooms
  • well-regarded restaurant

CONS

  • a little out of town
  • restaurant prices are a bit steep
  • if you struggle to sleep, the dawn chorus
  • a little out of town
  • popular with wedding parties

QUICK FACTS

Hotel
RomanticService
Sophisticated
Residential Area
Classic
$$

HOTEL INFO

Phones: 01224-861000

HOTEL DETAILS

39 rooms
Rate Includes: Breakfast

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