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Overview of The Aberdeen Altens Hotel

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Indoor pool
Indoor pool
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

The Aberdeen Altens Hotel

4 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationBalnagask Golf Course (Nigg Bay Golf Club)5 min drive
    Popular LocationDuthie Park Winter Gardens6 min drive
    Popular LocationRobert Gordon University8 min drive
    AirportAberdeen (ABZ)22 min drive

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  • Standard Double Room

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 139 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 144 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Standard Quadruple Room, 2 Double Beds

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 253 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
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  • Premium Room, 1 King Bed

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 144 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Premium Quadruple Room, 2 Double Beds

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 253 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
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  • Standard Twin Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 144 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
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About this area

Aberdeen

Located in Aberdeen's Cove neighbourhood, The Aberdeen Altens Hotel is in the city centre. His Majesty's Theatre and Aberdeen Music Hall are cultural highlights, and some of the area's attractions include Aberdeen Maritime Museum and Satrosphere Science Centre. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Pittodrie Stadium or Curl Aberdeen.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Balnagask Golf Course (Nigg Bay Golf Club) - 5 min drive
  • Mall Trinity (Trinity Shopping Centre) - 6 min drive
  • Duthie Park Winter Gardens - 6 min drive
  • Union Square Shopping Centre - 8 min drive
  • Robert Gordon University - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Portlethen Station - 11 min drive
  • AirportAberdeen Airport (ABZ) - 22 min drive

Restaurants

  • Coast and Keg — 1 min walk
  • Maggie's Grill - 5 min drive
  • 210 Bistro - 5 min drive
  • Jewel In The Crown - 5 min drive
  • Hass's Fish and Chips - 5 min drive
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About this property

The Aberdeen Altens Hotel

Eco-friendly Aberdeen hotel in Cove with free parking
A restaurant, an indoor pool and a health club are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking and a free area shuttle are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café and a spa tub are on-site. All 216 rooms offer free WiFi, 24-hour room service and LED TVs with digital channels. Other amenities available to guests include hairdryers, safes and phones.
The Aberdeen Altens Hotel offers 216 forms of accommodation with a safe and a hairdryer. 32-inch LED televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit and complimentary toiletries.

This Aberdeen hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

An indoor pool, a children's pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Programme, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

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
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of We're Good To Go (UK)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Reservations are required for the use of certain on-site facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • On-site parking is wheelchair accessible
  • Free local area shuttle

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee 6:30 AM–10 AM on weekdays and 7:30 AM–11 AM on weekends: GBP 10.00-14.95 for adults and GBP 5-10 for children
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Children's pool
  • Fitness centre
  • Golf
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Hot tub
  • Windsurfing

Family friendly

  • Children's pool
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free area shuttle
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Lift

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 12 meeting rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LED TV
  • TV/satellite channels

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
This property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival. For more information, check local advisories before you book.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between GBP 10.00 and GBP 14.95 for adults, and GBP 5 and GBP 10 for children (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a first aid kit and window guards
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

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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Aberdeen Altens Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Aberdeen Altens Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Aberdeen Altens Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Aberdeen Altens Hotel?
As of 28 Feb 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Aberdeen Altens Hotel on 5 Mar 2021 start from £52, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does The Aberdeen Altens Hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool and a children's pool.
Is The Aberdeen Altens Hotel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at The Aberdeen Altens Hotel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Aberdeen Altens Hotel?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at The Aberdeen Altens Hotel?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is The Aberdeen Altens Hotel located?
Located in Cove, this eco-friendly hotel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Duthie Park Winter Gardens, Robert Gordon University and Union Square Shopping Centre. Balnagask Golf Course (Nigg Bay Golf Club) and Mall Trinity (Trinity Shopping Centre) are also within 3 miles (5 km).
4.3
Excellent
Rating 5 - Excellent. 437 out of 888 reviews
5 - Excellent 49%
Rating 4 - Good. 344 out of 888 reviews
4 - Good 39%
Rating 3 - Okay. 70 out of 888 reviews
3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 21 out of 888 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 16 out of 888 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 6 nights in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 4 nights in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
For the price a gem
As usual the weather was rainy and cold but my room was nice and the bathroom was *very* nice. I was impressed with the shower curtain.:)
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The staff were friendly and courteous, the double room we stayed in was comfortable and clean. The food in the restaurant was delicious. Their prices were fair and affordable. We will definitely visit again.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

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