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Balbirnie House

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Balbirnie House is a quite unique multi-award winning country house hotel which combines understated luxury with superb service and outstanding value. Widely acknowledged as one of the finest of the privately owned small luxury hotels in Scotland, Balbirnie offers a wonderful experience, whatever the occasion of your visit. Fine food, lovely surroundings and above all a real sense of friendly Scottish hospitality combine to create quite a unique setting for today’s house guests to enjoy.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Restaurant
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Meeting Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Golf course
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fine stay in hotel for business trip in the area. Breakfast good, staff helpful, prices commensurate with standard of Accomodation. Bathroom in room was amazing, nice coffee machine in room. The porridge is great; the full breakfast is awesome too......

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Al_enoo
Reviewed 2 days ago

Really disappointing service, not really expecting us, not prepared for us and the food was not great. Service not really attentive, obviously not enough people employed here, very poor indeed. I won’t be back.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank John S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great wedding, staff very friendly and a pleasure to be around, warm and friendly. Great food could be a larger beer selection. I couldn't fault anything. The open fires are cosy as well as the comfy sofas.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank RobY547
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is a grand old house set in beautiful parkland. There is very limited parking by the entrance but there is additional parking a minute away. The reception was welcoming and efficient and the bedroom was extremely comfortable in a grand and spacious style....More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank closkelt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks to all your lovely staff,you all went the extra mile to make our anniversary special,room upgrade,Prosecco,chocolate strawberries and card,and yet more chocolates on a beautiful plate which the chef had happy anniversary written in chocolate,after our meal,all these touches made it a wonderful day,keep...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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RosieBJ
17 January 2018|
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Response from 758arthurl | Reviewed this property |
Balbirnie house hotel is a superb hotel to go to ,it has plenty of space as being a period property it was built with that in mind for the quality and the standard you can’t beat it me and my wife loved our time there. My... More
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RosieBJ
8 January 2018|
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Response from Stanmagsfife | Reviewed this property |
Yes even though it is an old building, think they have accessible rooms but best to phone them direct to enquire.
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scott w
8 August 2017|
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Response from 1952robert1959 | Reviewed this property |
They have guinness, Strongbow dark fruit and I think stella artois. Unsure what bottled beer on sale.
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"There is no lift so if you have mobility problems ask for a lower room"
closkelt
3 weeks ago
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"Room 304 - spacious with good view"
Elbee34
29 Sep 2018
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"Not applicable"
abaxter715
16 Aug 2018
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"We didn't stay over but the garden room is excellent for big family outings."
251normas
16 Aug 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$125 - US$251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
balbirnie house hotel markinch
LOCATION
United KingdomScotlandGlenrothesMarkinch
NUMBER OF ROOMS
30
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