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Premium bedding, desk, laptop workspace, free WiFi
Premium bedding, desk, laptop workspace, free WiFi
Premium bedding, desk, laptop workspace, free WiFi
Premium bedding, desk, laptop workspace, free WiFi

Guest reviews

4.9 out of 5 Exceptional
19 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Breakfast included
Parking included

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
Contactless check-in
Hand sanitiser provided


Explore the area

Popular LocationGordon Highlanders Museum15 min walk
Popular LocationRobert Gordon University3 min drive
Popular LocationDuthie Park Winter Gardens4 min drive
AirportAberdeen (ABZ)12 min drive

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  • Double Room, Garden View

    Room amenities

    • 156 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsDouble Room, Garden View
  • Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • 183 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsTwin Room
  • Single Room

    Room amenities

    • 156 sq ft
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Large Single Bed
    More detailsSingle Room
  • Family Room

    Room amenities

    • 236 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsFamily Room
  • Deluxe Double or Twin Room, Ground Floor

    Room amenities

    • 201 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed OR 3 Single Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Double or Twin Room, Ground Floor
  • Single Room, Ground Floor

    Room amenities

    • 113 sq ft
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bed
    More detailsSingle Room, Ground Floor
  • Double Room

    Room amenities

    • 160 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsDouble Room

About this area


Located in Aberdeen, Aurora Guest House is in the city centre. Gordon Highlanders Museum and Aberdeen Music Hall are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include Crathes Castle and Gardens and Dunnottar Castle. Codonas Amusement Park and Storybook Glen are also worth visiting.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Gordon Highlanders Museum - 15 min walk
  • Robert Gordon University - 3 min drive
  • Aberdeen Music Hall - 3 min drive
  • Duthie Park Winter Gardens - 4 min drive
  • His Majesty's Theatre - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Aberdeen Station - 4 min drive
  • Aberdeen (ABZ) - 12 min drive


  • Maggie's Grill - 18 min walk
  • Foundry - 2 min drive
  • Prego Aberdeen - 2 min drive
  • Light of Bengal - 3 min drive
  • The Justice Mill - 3 min drive

About this property

Aurora Guest House

Victorian Aberdeen guesthouse in Central Aberdeen, near Gordon Highlanders Museum
Aurora Guest House is the only 4* Visit Scotland Guest House/B&B's in Aberdeen city centre. A friendly welcome awaits whether you are coming for work or pleasure you will be made to feel at home. We have received Tripadvisor 2018 Award of Excellence and for 4 years in a row and 'taste our best' award for quality of food - Scottish produce is used whenever possible for our huge choice of breakfast, freshly cooked by Dave, an ex Head Chef. Most dietery needs can be catered for. Prices include full choice of breakfast, home baked cakes & tablet and all our jams and marmalades are also home made. We have lovingly renovated this Victorian Guest House to a high standard with 7 en-suites rooms. A residents lounge with open fire in the original Victorian fireplace for those chilly days. Free wi-fi and parking for 7 cars at the rear of the guest house. There is a bus stop at the door to take you either into the city centre just 1.6 miles away or take a bus in the opposite direction to Royal Deeside.
Aurora Guest House offers 7 forms of accommodation with fireplaces and DVD players. Beds feature premium bedding. 26-inch LED televisions come with digital channels.

Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and microwaves can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Free nearby parking

Food and drink

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast available 7:00 AM–9:00 AM on weekdays and 8:00 AM–9:00 AM on weekends
  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Family friendly

  • DVD player
  • Microwave (on request)


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Garden
  • Terrace


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


  • Shared fridge
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Heating
  • Premium bedding


  • 7 bathrooms
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower


  • 26-inch LED TV
  • Digital channels
  • DVD player

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave (on request)


  • Desk
  • Fireplace
  • Laptop-friendly workspace



Check-in between 4:00 PM and 9:30 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; your host will greet you
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Check-in for this property is at 6-9 PM on Sundays.

Access methods

Host will greet you


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser
Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

National rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.

Property is also known as

Aurora Guest House Aberdeen
Aurora Guest House Guesthouse
Aurora Guest House Guesthouse Aberdeen

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Aurora Guest House and receive a full refund?
Yes, Aurora Guest House offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Aurora Guest House cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is this guest house pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this guest house?
Self-parking is free at this property; nearby parking is also free.
What time is check-in at this guest house?
Check-in is from 4:00 PM to 9:30 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at this property?
Checkout is at 10:00 AM.
Where is this property located?
Located in Central Aberdeen, this guesthouse is within 2 mi (3 km) of Gordon Highlanders Museum, Robert Gordon University and Aberdeen Music Hall. His Majesty's Theatre and Aberdeen Royal Infirmary are also within 2 mi (3 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Aurora Guest House

5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Very welcoming , clean and comfortable guest house , the proprietors cannot did enough for you. Breakfast as good as any I have had.

Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Very friendly, welcoming and accommodating hosts. Great short stay, would go back again.

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
A really warm and welcoming stay.

A really warm and welcoming stay. cozy fire and cuppa with homemade brownie on arrival. Room was very clean and quiet. Breakfast choice amazing and delicious. Even got a pancake for pancake day ! Thanks for the hospitality.

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great Guest House

Everything about the stay, including the little extra touches, was first class.

Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Super place

The hosts were absolutely outstanding. Breakfast is stunning!

Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2019