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Breakfast of Champions – Breakfast/Brunch in Aberdeen

  When the Herald newspaper rounded up the best brunches in Scotland, Skene House was delighted to see Aberdeen’s Sand Dollar, down on the beach front, taking a coveted place in the Top Ten. Known not only for its yogurts, overnight oats and Full Scottish Vegan breakfast, as well as its sea views, Sand Dollar is a relaxed, family-friendly […]

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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, a ‘colourful’ experience. […]

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Take Tea, Afternoon Tea, in Aberdeen

Taking a break to indulge in Afternoon Tea is a timeless treat. Savouries, scones and sweet treats prove a relaxing way to meet up, chill […]

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Shake It Out – Aberdeen’s Best Shakes & Ice Cream

Summer is here! It’s arrived! And whatever the Scottish weather brings it’s time to celebrate with ice cream. As a local Aberdeen business Skene House […]

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Shake It Out – Aberdeen’s Best Shakes & Ice Cream

Summer is here! It’s arrived! And whatever the Scottish weather brings it’s time to celebrate with ice cream. As a local Aberdeen business Skene House […]

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Dining at Skene House – Choose Between a Dozen Restaurants!

At Skene House in Aberdeen we do things differently. For example, some hotels have a restaurant, meanwhile we boast a dozen. That’s because we’ve partnered […]

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Our Aberdeen Neighbours

Each of the Skene House properties is set in a fantastic location and in great neighbourhoods. Whilst being in the centre of Aberdeen, only a […]

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Great Coffee Shops and Cafes in Aberdeen

 We all need a pitstop, and when you’re in a new city it helps to have the lowdown on the latest coffee shops with the […]

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Dining Whilst Making a Difference in Aberdeen

Eating out is always a treat, but imagine if you could treat others whilst treating yourself. This is the concept behind several cafes and restaurants […]

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