Huntly Arms Hotel - Aboyne

Charlestown Road, Aboyne, United Kingdom, AB34 5HS  show map
 2 stars
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Huntly Arms Hotel - Aboyne

 Internet

Wi-Fi in rooms

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

Horseback riding

Fishing

Cycling

Hiking

Billiards/Pool tables

Darts

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Overview

The comfortable Huntly Arms Hotel offers 50 spacious guest rooms as well as a safe deposit box, a baggage storage and free parking. Since 1432, it has been hosting guests in the center of Aboyne.

The property lies within a 30-minute drive from Craigievar Castle, Glamis Castle and Huntly Castle. A 10-minute walk to the center of Aboyne.

The hotel offers ideal location close to a national park and a river.

Huntly Arms Hotel is within a 40-minute drive to Dyce airport.

Rooms

Huntly Arms Hotel comes with cable TV, heating, Wi-Fi, coffee/tea makers and high-speed internet in all rooms. Some rooms come with a view of Cairngorms National Park. They provide bathrooms with a shower, a bathtub and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Guests will taste fine cuisine in the elegant on-site restaurant. The lively lounge bar features free Wi-Fi, karaoke and billiards.

Services

The hotel offers car rentals to all guests.

Relax

Bowling, horse riding and hiking are provided on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of rooms:   50.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • Free safe at reception
  • Smoke detectors
  • No pets allowed
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Sports & Fitness

  • Snowsports
  • Horseback riding
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Bowling
  • Golf course
  • Billiards/Pool tables
  • Darts
  • Fishing

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Paid porterage
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Catering service
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Karaoke
  • Sauna
  • Barbeque grills
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Connecting rooms
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Charlestown Road, Aboyne, United Kingdom, AB34 5HS

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City Center
  • Aboyne
    200 m
Airports
  • Dyce (ABZ)
    37.9km
  • Dundee (DND)
    70.9km
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • CORNER HOUSE TEA ROOM (cuisine: English)
    60 m
  • Royal kashmir (cuisine: Indian)
    120 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    50

Rooms and availability

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Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
Size: 12m2
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    Triple Room
    Bed type: Triple or 3 Single beds
    Size: 14m2
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    With views over the grounds, this room includes 3 single beds, a TV, and tea and coffee making facilities, along with an en suite bathroom.

    Room facilities
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      Family Two Room Twin Room
      Bed type: 2 Single beds
      Size: 12m2
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        Family Double Room
        Bed type: Double Bed
        Size: 14m2
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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Huntly Arms Hotel - Aboyne Aboyne location
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          Hotel Address:

          Charlestown Road, Aboyne, United Kingdom, AB34 5HS

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Aboyne
            200 m
          Airports
          • Dyce (ABZ)
            37.9km
          • Dundee (DND)
            70.9km
          • Bus stop
            100 m
          Restaurants
          • CORNER HOUSE TEA ROOM (cuisine: English)
            60 m
          • Royal kashmir (cuisine: Indian)
            120 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2006
          • Number of rooms:
            50

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            Phone: 013398 86137

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          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2006
          • Number of rooms:
            50
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          Huntly Arms Hotel Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Huntly Arms Hotel

          Average guest rating

          5.6out of 10
          Good enough
          Based on 99 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Location
          4.0
          Rooms
          9.0
          Service
          7.0

          Individual guest reviews

          • Single
            3.8

            Advertised as having WiFi but only available in the Bar and then poor signal. Should not be allowed to advertise WiFi unless it's available throughout the hotel. Food was rubbish, clearly frozen and then poorly cooked and presented, salad and coleslaw accompaniments ok but on a warm plate? Yuk

          • Couple
            5.4

            Good location, staff friendly

            Lack of parking, poor decor with peeling paint, tired bathroom

          • Older travelers
            7.0

            Good position in Aboyne. Friendly helpfull staff.

            Although it was clean it was a lttle shabby. Room decor and furniture was basic for the price, also the breakfast bar was a little disappointing for the price

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            Everything about the the Huntly was excellent.

          • Couple
            5.8

            The residents lounge.

            The room was barely large enough for the bed and to get out the shower room you had to squeeze against the shower to be able to open the door, the room was so small.The shower was ancient with a broken shower head. The sink was a miniture hand basin with broken plug. The breakfast had a good choice but the tea was is a big pot and kept warm on a hot plate which meant the tea was too strong and tepid. The hotel has 50 plus rooms of which only 11 were being used, yet we were in a room that looked onto an empty storage space at the back of the hotel, yet we were in a beautiful part of the town which could have had glorious views. Would not want to stay more than one night in this accommodation.

          • Older travelers
            5.8

            Location

            Hotel runs a disco on Saturday night we stayed there. Not able to sleep until after midnight. Only appeared to be 5 rooms occupied and we were given one facing the back looking onto a pretty rough service area. Also adjacent to the centrall heating boiler chimney and with window open noise was intrusive.

          • Single
            4.6

            The hotel is located in a really nice area.

            Breakfast not open before 7:00 am. Cleanliness of the bedroom is not satisfactory.

          • Older travelers
            6.6

            The room was clean and comfortable, the receptionist was efficient and helpful, other than that it is a fairly ordinary hotel.

            The food could easily be better, the bathroom lacked a glass and general maintenance could be improved.

          • Older travelers
            5.8

            Handy for the Lodge on the Loch as we were attending a wedding there

            Room ans atuffy, room too small and in need of decoration. Furniture did not match and bedside tables had a napkin on them instead of a tablecloth. We had no view and thought this to be expensive compared to Hilton hotle that we spent out 3rd night at, our room had a balcony at the hilton for £109 we had dinner bed and brekfast. Huntloy arms charge £80.00 bed and breakfast compared to our stay in saville spain very poor. Tv was a 12 inch portable that we would have replaced 20 years ago, only 4 channels most hotels have flat screen and sky. No lift for our elderly friend who had to be helped up and down the stairs. We thought all hotels would have to have disabled facilities.

          • Couple
            5.8

            Hotel staff were very friendly and helpful,and made our stay enjoyable as possible. Food excellent could not fault service.the location of hotel was also situated well for our personal circumstances.

            Decor very dated and run down, would benefit from a makeover, better lighting in rooms could also help. Our room had no telephone.

          • Family with children
            6.2

            Food and service could not be faulted, .staff were helpful and friendly.

            Hotel itself is rather run down and tired, would benefit from a makeover.

          • Single
            3.8

            Nothing, it was purely the only hotel available and I would not stay again or recommend

            Food awful. First room given the bed was two mattresses that could not be slept on. Asked to move room. Only 2 channels on tv.

          • Older travelers
            4.2

            Hotel needs updating the rooms are habital just, damp patches and not very cosy really just a bed for the night.Food is very basic don't think they could prepare a decent meal.

          • Older travelers
            5.8

            The staff were pleasant and helpful.

            Couldn't get into room until 3.00pm, although staff did make special allowance. On return after attending wedding reception, having informed desk of our plans our room keys had not been left for us, various phone calls ensued, and again apologies from staff. The toilet in our room blocked, we didn't bother to report it as we were leaving that morning. Decor was a bit tired.

          • Family with children
            4.6

            Nothing springs to mind. It was really a base from which to visit other locations.

            There were a few areas that could be improved on and the hotel was certainly looking very tired and shabby.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Huntly Arms Hotel - Aboyne Aboyne location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          Charlestown Road, Aboyne, United Kingdom, AB34 5HS

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Aboyne
            200 m
          Airports
          • Dyce (ABZ)
            37.9km
          • Dundee (DND)
            70.9km
          • Bus stop
            100 m
          Restaurants
          • CORNER HOUSE TEA ROOM (cuisine: English)
            60 m
          • Royal kashmir (cuisine: Indian)
            120 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2006
          • Number of rooms:
            50