The Marcliffe, Aberdeen

The Marcliffe Aberdeen

The Marcliffe stands as the only 5* Hotel in Aberdeen and offers a luxurious retreat in the suburbs of Aberdeen. Located in eleven acres of wooded grounds The Marcliffe Hotel and Spa offers incredible golfing, an abundance of historic castles, gorgeous scenery and even salmon fishing.


The Marcliffe features 37 bedrooms and 2 suites which are each designed with the comfort of guests in mind. The decor comprises of traditional furniture with modern choices of material to cater for solo travellers to larger families. With a same day laundry service, you’ll never have to worry about your evening outfit getting creases again.


The Marcliffe offers a bespoke dining experience where you can truly indulge in Scottish luxury. Sip on an aperitif in the Drawing Room bar and lounge and be serenaded by a live pianist. Enjoy the surrounding paintings of Scottish artists for afternoon tea or just relax with a drink. The conservatory restaurant offers local ingredients including the famous Aberdeen Angus beef and locally sourced fish. If you fancy a light lunch or a hearty dinner the restaurant is the perfect place to dine for a meal to remember. If the weather is in your favour, you can enjoy a meal on the outdoor patio and overlook the beautiful gardens. Choosing to eat at the Marcliffe can offer you the perfect opportunity to explore the best food in north-east Scotland.


Just a stone’s throw away from the hotel lies some of the finest hunting, shooting, fishing and golf in the world. With Scotland the home of golf, there’s a wealth of courses in the area including the Cruden Bay and Trump course. If golf tickles your fancy, the staff at the Marcliffe can arrange your golf trips for you and save you the hassle.

Why not visit the incredible Dunnottar Castle and gaze at the wonderfully dramatic cliff edge location. Or how about the beauty of Crathes castle, which features a picturesque location with beautiful woodland trails.

If the outdoors don’t tickle your fancy, why not visit a distillery and try one of the famous drams of whisky. The Glenlivet distillery in Banffshire allows you to fill your own bottle straight from the cask before corking and labelling it.

Meetings and Events

The Marcliffe hotel and spa is renown as one of Scotland’s most prestigious conference and event venues. New product launches, media conferences and a range of exhibitions are just some of the events to have stemmed the Marcliffe. The expert management team are rest assured to provide you with the most exquisite of events whilst running to your budget and specific needs. With the capacity to cater to up to 400 people the Marcliffe is the perfect location for your event.