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Birthday Honours for Charles Skene

Charles Skene, founder of the Skene Group, has been awarded a CBE in the Queen’s birthday honours list for services to business and enterprise promotion: an honour and privileged recognition after decades of dedicated work in Aberdeen. He’s best known for founding the Skene House Apartment Hotels in 1979 (its Whitehall branch has been number […]

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    The Glamour of Graduation with Skene House

    You’ve worked for years, burnt the midnight oil and the relief and joy of actually graduating is just around the corner. The graduation ceremony is a time when, for better or for worse, families come together to celebrate. Bringing relatives into one room can be a joyous or, shall we tactfully say, ‘colourful’ experience and […]

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    TripAdvisor Awards of Excellence

    WOW! We can’t quite believe the amazing support that we have had from our guests leaving a heap of fantastic reviews which have led to TripAdvisor Certificates of Excellence 2014. We’ve added these to our growing collection from 2011, 2012, 2013 and a host of other awards from reviews left on online travel agents’ sites! […]

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