If you want to know the best places to stay, why not ask the locals? One popular choice among local travelers is the 4-star Moorfield House Hotel. Other hotels worth consideration include Woodside of Glasslaw Guesthouse, with its average guest rating of 4.8; Kilmarnock Arms Hotel, with a rating of 4.35; and The Lodge on the Loch of Aboyne, which scores 4.33. Locals also like to book rooms at Thainstone House Hotel and Spa in Inverurie and The Waterside Hotel.Leisure travelers aren’t the only ones heading to the Aberdeenshire area. One great option for those going on business is The Commercial Hotel, with an average guest rating of 4.66 out of 5 based on 29 guest reviews. Other great business properties include the 4-star Macdonald Pittodrie House, along with Huntly Arms and The Forbes Arms Hotel.