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Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

Len and Sue will do all in their power to ensure that your stay in their beautiful country home is first rate. This gem is a converted family home with all amenities, and abundant charm as well. Within three miles of Levin and environs, Bankhead is comfortably nestled on a rolling hillside overlooking the Firth of Forth on a working...

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BankheadHouse, Owner at Bankhead House, responded to this review

Hello David, Thank you so much for taking time to share your thoughts about your stay with us. It's very kind of you to speak of us so highly; we're delighted you all had such a good time here, and don't forget to book directly on our website next time you're coming to Scotland.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Beautiful surroundings, views and accommodation. It felt just like staying with good friends as our hosts made us feel really welcome. We had two rooms, both exceptionally well furnished and maintained with excellent bathroom facilities. On both mornings breakfast was of a high standard and catered for all of our varied requirements. A really outstanding B&B!

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BankheadHouse, Owner at Bankhead House, responded to this review

Hello Mike, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback. It's lovely when guests feel at home and enjoy what we have to offer. Thank you so much for showing your appreciation.

Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 August 2015

One of the best B&Bs we have stayed in. We had a large room with a lovely view over the Firth of Forth. Comfortable beds. Excellent breakfasts, friendly welcoming hosts in Sue and Len. It's a lovely house in beautifully kept gardens. Bankhead House is situated in the countryside in a very peaceful location.

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BankheadHouse, Owner at Bankhead House, responded to this review

Hello Andrew, Thank you so much for your very positive feedback. It was a pleasure having you both staying with us; we enjoyed the chats and the photos you've shared are fabulous. Thanks also for booking directly through our website, we appreciate this.

Caterham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 August 2015

This is probably the best B and B we have ever stayed in. The location is superb being out in the country with stunning views over the Firth towards Edinburgh. Len and Sue made us very welcome into their home. Lots of superb golf courses a stone`s throw from there. Fantastic two night stay.

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BankheadHouse, Owner at Bankhead House, responded to this review

Hello Eddie, Thank you very much for your lovely review of Bankhead, we're so pleased you both enjoyed your time with us, and thank you for being such lovely guests.

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 July 2015

A gorgeous house in beautiful gardens offering quiet, extremely clean, friendly accommodation...........I honestly felt comfortable We only spent one night here and will certainly come back when visiting the Fife relatives Bedroom was nicely decorated and a beautifully fitted shower room.....a nice wee sitting room with a tv to fill in the last hour after a busy day Thank you...

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BankheadHouse, Owner at Bankhead House, responded to this review

Hello and thank you so much for sharing your experiences of Bankhead on TripAdvisor. We always enjoy hosting people who have appreciation for our home, and we're glad you enjoyed playing with the dogs too. Hope to see you again when you're visiting Fife, and you're able to book online on our website, or just give us a ring.

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 June 2015

We spent two nights at Bankhead House and were very favourably impressed as soon as we arrived. The house is lovely, with well-kept and interesting gardens. The views over gardens, countryside and the Firth of Forth are stunning, We all loved our rooms, which are very comfortable, un-cluttered and smart. Both husbands impressed with how smoothly everything worked (? Must...

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BankheadHouse, Owner at Bankhead House, responded to this review

Hello, thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience of Bankhead, we appreciate the kind and thoughtful summary of your recent stay with us. We're very glad you enjoyed your time with us, and look forward to seeing you again one day.

Edmond, Oklahoma
Reviewed 1 June 2015

I can't imagine a better experience! Bankhead is a beautiful house kept in lovely condition and Sue and Len are the consummate hosts! I have stayed in countless B&B's throughout Scotland through the years and Bankhead rates near the top. Location is excellent for touring Perth and Edinburgh. The views across the sea to Bass Rock are stunning. Grounds are...

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BankheadHouse, Owner at Bankhead House, responded to this review

hi Brian, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your thoughts about Bankhead, and for the very generous review. We appreciate it. We enjoyed having you stay, and hope to see you again. Thanks also for booking directly through our website.

Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights. We were extended a really warm welcome and had a beautiful, spacious room. The bed and en-suite facilities were of an excellent standard and the breakfast was delicious. It was an ideal location for exploring the Fife coast and the owners provided helpful advice on things to do and places to eat.

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BankheadHouse, Owner at Bankhead House, responded to this review

Hello, and thank you very much for contributing your experiences of your stay with us. We're glad you enjoyed your time with us, and your exploration of this part of Fife. We hope to welcome you again one day.

Kailua, Hawaii
Reviewed 30 May 2015

Great stay at this wonderful home. Sue and Len were personable hosts but never pushy or forceful. Welcomed us home every evening after touring around to talk about our day and to ensure breakfast was prepared as desired the following morning. Large, clean king room with large bed, fantastic views over the sloping countryside, delicious breakfasts (oatmeal with mashed bananas...

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BankheadHouse, Owner at Bankhead House, responded to this review

Aloha, thank you for taking the time to feedback your experiences, we appreciate it. We're pleased you felt at home, and enjoyed this lovely little corner of Scotland again. It still hasn't warmed up yet though :-).

Warwickshire
Reviewed 28 May 2015 via mobile

Beautiful House with great views across the Forth. En-suite room spotless and very comfortable. Warm welcome by hosts. Superb breakfast. Observation: Credit card surcharge of £4.00 a bit much, after happily paying £80 for single occupancy one night, booking only the day before. I don't think this is stated on Booking .com or your website. Apologies if it is.

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BankheadHouse, Owner at Bankhead House, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience of our lovely home, we're glad you enjoyed your stay. I would have appreciated you speaking to me directly about the credit card surcharge. It would have been simpler to explain the Booking.com issue face to face. Guests booking through an online travel agent receive a reservation summary email from my booking system (...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A tranquil countryside retreat, Bankhead offers spacious and comfortable accommodation with glorious, panoramic views over the Firth of Forth to the Bass Rock in the east, the coast and hills of East Lothian, and to Edinburgh to the west. A family home, our 19th century house is a delightful combination of old and new: original architectural features blended with contemporary luxury and comfort. We offer two lovely rooms for guests who'd like to share this special place with us for a while.We are within easy reach of Lundin Links ( 2 miles) and the East Neuk of Fife. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bankhead House

Address: Bankhead Farm, Leven, Levenmouth KY8 5NL, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Fife > Levenmouth > Leven
Price Range: €104 - €108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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