Mill of Dess Lodge
- Mill of Dess Lodge
If you’d like to spend time at the Mill of Dess Lodge
10 En suite Bathrooms
A truly luxurious 10 double bedroom, 10 en suite bathroom Lodge which offers top-end accommodation for guests. The Lodge is fully staffed.
Finished to the highest standards by well regarded Scottish designers, the bedrooms are separated into two accommodation wings – South and North. Each bedroom is individually designed and named after a pool on the adjacent Lower Dess fishing beat. Every room offers Sky TV, Wi-Fi, room safe, hair dryer, complimentary bathroom products by Scottish Fine Soaps and the ultimate in fluffy white robes to ensure our guests’ in-room comfort.
Any bedroom can be made up as a twin or superking double to suit individual preference. All bedding is allergy and dust mite free and each room has a range of soft and firm pillows to meet those individual “Princess and the Pea” needs. There is a generous supply of white towels with an impossibly high GSM rating and lashings of hot water.
On each landing there is a complimentary hot drinks table where guests can make their beverage of choice at any time of the day or night. You might even want to avail yourself of the cookie jar!
The dining and drawing rooms offer the highest standards of comfort for large parties and guests will find that the small but important practical details have been well attended to with the provision of a drying room and secure storage.
The Lodge can be taken as a whole by a single party on an Exclusive Use basis. Alternatively the Lodge is available on a fully catered tariff or guests can book just for Bed & Breakfast. Our Chef uses, where possible, the finest locally sourced Aberdeenshire produce.
Even the dogs are provided for with a separate kennel block.
The Lodge’s own Chef prepares all guest meals in our state of the art professional kitchen installed as part of the conversion. We are happy to accommodate any dietary requirements/intolerances and such prerequisites can be discussed and planned in advance of your stay. You can view the Menu choices here.
Our Housekeeper is the first point of contact for guests on all domestic issues and will do everything to accommodate your needs. For particularly large parties, or where additional assistance is temporarily required, we have access to experienced staff who are happy to help as needed. The grounds and garden are well and regularly maintained by local staff who take a pride in the Lodge looking at its best.
A spacious ground floor room with full disabled access. Beautiful coral Pierre Frey and Lorca fabrics and a mixture of antique and contemporary furniture. It has a large wardrobe and very spacious bathroom with bath and walk in shower.
The largest bedroom, upstairs with coombed ceiling. Full of character decorated with beautiful William Yeoward and Osborne and Little fabrics and antique and contemporary furniture. Large bathroom and spacious wardrobe.
A large ground floor room with full disabled access. A large light airy room with a gable end picture window overlooking meadows and hills towards the Dee. Vibrant but restful Osborne and Little green and cream fabrics and a mixture of antique and contemporary furniture. Spacious wardrobe and large bathroom with bath and walk in shower.
A first floor room with large picture window with a beautiful elevated view towards the Dee and hills beyond over pastureland. Soft restful blue and greens fabricsfrom Pierry Frey and Bakers. Coombed ceilings give character. Wardrobe and bathroom with bath.
A first floor room with coombed ceiling. Gable end picture window with an outstanding elevated view towards the Dee and hills over pastureland. A beautiful fabric with crewel work forest creatures and soft berry coloured tweed. A mixture of antique and contemporary furniture. Bathroom with bath.
A large ground floor room with gable end picture window with a beautiful view looking over pastureland towards the Dee and hills beyond. Decorated in soft yellows, grey and brown. A truly tranquil room with a mixture of antique and contemporary furniture. Large wardrobe and bathroom with bath and shower.
A smaller ground floor room. Decorated in indigo and buff William Yeoward print. Window looking onto green hedge and pastureland beyond. Wardrobe. Bathroom with bath.
A beautiful restful ground floor room. Decorated in soft grey and cream crewel work fabric and William Yeoward weave. Large gable end picture window looking onto tranquil green trees. Bathroom with bath.
A first floor room to lift the spirits. Coombed ceiling. Gable end picture window looking onto tranquil trees. Beautiful grey and vibrant yellow ikat fabric and striking contemporary chair and lighting. A real tonic. Bathroom with bath.
A smaller first floor room, twin only. Tranquil view. Decorated with beautiful William Yeoward prints and weaves. Bathroom with bath.
Dess Lodge is a warm, comfortable lodge decorated with flair that ticked all the boxes for a travelling sporting party.
- Jonathan and Liz Rowley, September 2015