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12 Feb 2020

Dalriada Luxury Lodges is star struck – again

By Kelly McAlpine We’ve got stars in our eyes here at Dalriada Luxury Lodges after VisitScotland renewed our five star Quality Assurance award. It’s a real boost to attain this honour for a second year running, as it shows the national tourism organisatio...

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10 Feb 2020

Check Out Aberdeenshire's Own Tartan

Did you know that Aberdeenshire has its very own tartan?  Commissioned by Aberdeenshire Council for the Be Part of The Picture Project, the Aberdeenshire tartan was designed by Donna Wilson with the help of local school children. The children were asked t...

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6 Jan 2020

Romancing the Stone...haven

By Kelly McAlpine  Romance isn’t just in the air at Dalriada Luxury Lodges – sometimes it’s written in the skies.  Dark winter skies offer the best chance of seeing the incredible lights phenomenon known as the Aurora Borealis. Set on an elevated spot, Da...

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25 Nov 2019

A Place for All Seasons

By Kelly McAlpine   Holidays are for life, not just summer, that’s what we say here at Dalriada Luxury Lodges where we’re open 365 days a year.Simply select your date, make the reservation, then pack your bags and head to our Stonehaven retreat for a geta...

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18 Nov 2019

A big well done woof to our pawsome #holsfordogs winners

By Raven, canine guest services assistantWe have winners in our #holsfordogs competition – and what pawsome winners they are! Top dogs Bob and Billy are emotional support animals, providing care for their owner, Amanda.We had lots of entries from all over...

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7 Nov 2019

Cosy Coastal Christmas Breaks

By Kelly McAlpine  Christmas on an exotic island; the sun beating down on you, sand between your toes and a fruit cocktail rather than a mulled wine in hand. It sounds heavenly…or does it?  What happens when you want to rustle up a cold turkey sandwich or...

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