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Pluscarden Abbey

Elgin IV30 8UA, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Just a short drive from Elgin and completely worth it! Beautifully reconstructed working Abby! Do yourself a favor and sit for a few minutes while the monks chant...just feels right to have one of these beautiful Scottish structures brought back to life for their intended...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

Walking up the winding driveway of Pluscarden Abbey one leaves this world, and enters another. A new world of peace and calm with no distractions. Another planet. For those privileged enough to stay in the mens guest house,the accomodation is basic but comfortable,the food ample...More

Date of stay: December 2016
2  Thank NewWorldTraveller16
Reviewed 3 July 2016

The abbey is well maintained, with a nice garden. We dropped by for a couple of hours on our way from Inverness to Aberdeen. It is quiet and tranquil, as one would expect an abbey to be. Several monks were at prayer while we visited....More

Date of stay: July 2016
1  Thank John K
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

We try to visit regularly. It is an oasis of calm after heavy working week. Accomodation is simple and clean. Leave it as you expect to find it! Beautiful Abbey and always a warm welcome. Simple well cooked food for men. Women cook for themselves...More

Date of stay: May 2016
1  Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

Lovely and peaceful place. Such a lovely day to visit. Always go when visiting family. Such an amazing insight to the lives of people that live there. Beautiful building. Every time I go the building seems to have improved.

Date of stay: May 2016
2  Thank MAF_1994
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United Kingdom > Scotland > Moray > Elgin
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United Kingdom > Scotland > Moray > Elgin
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"Bring your own bed"
14 Apr 2017
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"Be vigilant in watching for signs on A96 from Forres to Elgin (we turned off at Alves)."
2 Jul 2016
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