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The Tornacoille Hotel

My personal recommendation for the Tornacoille Hotel cannot come highly enough.

This fantastic privately owned Victorian country house hotel is located in the beautiful village of Banchory on Royal Deeside. Set in acres of wooded grounds, this magnificent granite building enjoys an elevated position offering panoramic views of the surrounding Dee Valley hills.

Jock Monteith

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The 25 individually styled en-suite bedrooms each have their own character and distinct charm enhanced by the period furniture and unique shape of the room with the majority of them enjoying views of the grounds and surrounding countryside. They are equipped with modern amenities including digital TV, wi-fi, hairdryer, iron and board along with bathrobes, toiletries and hospitality tray. There are a selection of rooms that include classic, deluxe, master deluxe and suites each with something that makes it unique whether it’s the four poster, sleigh bed, rolltop bath, spectacular fireplace, or just the sheer size.

The lounge with its large sofas and comfortable armchairs is a great place to enjoy a coffee or drink and the restaurant has a relaxed atmosphere in which to dine and take in the views of the grounds and surrounding countryside.

The hotel is in an ideal location for a short break and if you enjoy golfing, fishing, shooting or walking you are spoilt for choice. There are also castles and distilleries a plenty, along with stunning scenery.

 The Head Chef and his team have built up an excellent reputation for producing quality dishes using local ingredients.