The Caledonian by Thistle

Set in the heart of the Aberdeen, Thistle Caledonian is the hidden gem of the Granite City.  Our elegant Victorian setting is the backdrop for our renowned warm Scottish hospitality.  Our deluxe rooms and dining outlets boast fantastic views over Union Terrace Gardens, and the hotel is just a stone’s throw from the main shopping centres of the city.

We offer a range of sumptuous dining facilities – our AA-Rosette graded Restaurant prides itself on offering quality local produce, while our Café Bar Caley is the ideal getaway for light bites and hearty lunches.

City Central: Central
Airport: 7 miles
Railway Station: 0.25 miles
Ferry Terminal: 0.5 miles

What is on Offer?


Pamper Package

The Pamper package at our hotels in Aberdeen is an unbelievable offer. Not only will you receive £30 worth of spa or beauty salon vouchers, per person, but you will also be offered a 3-course meal and much more besides.

James Dun's House is run by a team of Aveda trained stylists and holistic spa therapists and is located just a few minutes' walk away from The Caledonian, Aberdeen.


The Caledonian by Thistle Pamper package includes:

One night accommodation

Full Scottish breakfast

Newly refurbished Deluxe room

Three-course dinner in the hotel restaurant

Bottle of house wine and chocolate-dipped strawberries on arrival

Bathrobe and slippers

£30 spa voucher per person at James Dun's House

Rates start from £79 inc VAT per person, per night, based on single or double occupancy of a Deluxe Double room.

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Retail Therapy Package

Need retail therapy? John Lewis and Thistle Aberdeen are partnering up to offer you the chance to treat yourself and shop in style!

With three amazing shopping centres and one of the busiest shopping streets, Aberdeen is emerging as a top destination for shopping!  John Lewis is arguably the best shopping experience in the city, from designers Ted Baker and Polo Ralph Lauren to favourites including Coast, French Connection, Oasis, Warehouse, Fat Face and White Stuff.
The Caledonian by Thistle  Shopping package includes:

One night accommodation

Full Scottish breakfast

A bottle of house wine on arrival, per room

Shopping experience at John Lewis to include free coffee and pastry, personal shopper, beauty consultation and free gift wrapping. 

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Rates start from:
£70 per room, per night, based on single occupancy of a standard double room
£80 per room, per night, based on double occupancy of a standard double room

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Thistle Aberdeen Caledonian Hotel, Union Terrace, Aberdeen AB10 1WE

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