The Dowans Hotel of Speyside (formerly The Dowans Hotel) 

Aberlour, Aberlour, AB38 9LS  - show map

Hotel Overview

Set high above the village of Charlestown of Aberlour and overlooking the River Spey, this elegant country hotel is an ideal venue for shooting and fishing, and for whisky-lovers. The hotel offers free WiFi and on-site parking.

The Dowans Hotel of Speyside was built over 100 years ago and offers the chance for a relaxing break. All rooms are en suite and have excellent views over the beautiful gardens. Rooms at the front of the house have excellent views over River Spey and the surrounding woodland.

The hotel is well located for salmon fishing, shooting and visiting the golf courses of Moray and Speyside. The Speyside region is also home to several whiskey distilleries, and many are close to the hotel.

Formerly The Dowans Hotel

Before July 2019 The Dowans Hotel of Speyside was known as The Dowans Hotel

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A flat-screen TV, a Bosch tea and coffee making machine, and an en suite bathroom feature in this room.

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A flat-screen TV and DVD player, a Bosch tea and coffee making machine, and an en suite bathroom with under-floor heating and complimentary toiletries feature in this room.

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The club rooms feature en-suite bathrooms with complimentary toiletries, some bathrooms also offer under-floor heating. The bedrooms feature a flat-screen TV and DVD player, and a Bosch tea/coffee making machine.

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This double room features a DVD player.

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With views down over the Spey Valley in Macallan and Aberlour and a view over towards the pond in Balvenie, this suite offers a stand alone bath and walk-in shower enclosures, bespoke furniture and a flat-screen TV with DVD player.

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This double room features a DVD player.

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Facilities of The Dowans Hotel of Speyside

Free parking, On-site parking, Parking, Private parking

Fishing, Golf course (within 3 km), Hiking, Ski storage, Skiing

Free WiFi, Internet services, WiFi

Food & Drink
Bar, Packed lunches, Restaurant, Special diet menus (on request)

Front-desk/reception area services
Express check-in/check-out, Luggage storage, Newspapers, Private check-in/check-out, Safety deposit box

Common areas
Garden, Sun terrace, Terrace

Cleaning services
Daily maid service, Laundry

Business facilities
Fax/photocopying, Meeting/banquet facilities

Bridal suite, Designated smoking area, Heating, Non-smoking rooms, Non-smoking throughout

Hotel Policies

From 14:00 hours

Untill 11:00 hours

Cancellation / Prepayment
Cancellation, prepayment and 'book now pay later' policies vary according to room type. Please check the room conditions when selecting your room above.

Accepted credit cards
The hotel reserves the right to pre-authorise credit cards prior to arrival.

The fine print
Please inform The Dowans Hotel of Speyside in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation. In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property. If you plan to check-in after 21:00 please let the property know in advance, as it is a small family-run hotel and there is not 24-hour front desk.

Last updated: 26 Aug 2021 - Update now

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