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Pluscarden Abbey

Elgin IV30 8UA, Scotland
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good17%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
4 Jul 2018
“Beautiful Experience!”
14 Apr 2017
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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

    Thank Angela L
    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

    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

    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

    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.

    2  Thank MAF_1994
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    "Bring your own bed"
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    "Be vigilant in watching for signs on A96 from Forres to Elgin (we turned off at Alves)."
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