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    Balbirnie House

    Balbirnie Park, Markinch, Glenrothes KY7 6NR, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent68%
    • Very good17%
    • Average9%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
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    Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

    We booked the Garden Room for an afternoon to celebrate a family birthday and have a meal, this is an absolutely stunning venue which we will definitely be visiting again in the future. There was something on the menu for everyone, the food was exceptional...More

    Thank judgeypie
    Response from Nicholas R, Owner at Balbirnie HouseResponded 20 May 2016

    Hello Judgeypie, Many thanks for your kindness and denoting a 5 Star review. We're delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit so much. We look forward to welcoming you back to Balbirnie on another future occasion. Kindest regards, Nicholas / MD Balbirnie 1992 -...More

    Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

    Got married here in April last year. Came back again for our first wedding anniversary. Was very generously upgraded to the Bridal Suite which was a lovely anniversary gift. I am a fussy vegan and my husband is vegetarian and our rooms rate included dinner...More

    Thank IHeartKhaleesi
    Response from Nicholas R, Owner at Balbirnie HouseResponded 20 May 2016

    Hello IHeartKhaleesi, Many thanks for your kindness and denoting a 5 Star review. We're delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit so much. We look forward to welcoming you back to Balbirnie on another future occasion. Final comments were LOL's in our office, thank...More

    Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

    Got a deal of itison and it was worth every penny! From the moment we walked in the staff were friendly and attentive. The room was lovely, a little bit warm but if had been cooler outside it would be nice and cosy. Great decor...More

    Thank sunshine1402x
    Response from Nicholas R, Owner at Balbirnie HouseResponded 20 May 2016

    Hello sunshine!!!!!, Many thanks for your kindness and denoting a 5 Star review. We're delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit so much. We look forward to welcoming you back to Balbirnie on another future occasion. Kindest regards, Nicholas / MD Balbirnie 1992 -...More

    Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

    Daughter gave this to us as a Xmas gift. Would highly recommend, Food in Orangery was superb, from starter to sweet. Location again superb, once you finish dining you are taken through to large lounge sitting area looking out to gardens for coffees Staff wee...More

    Thank hambones64
    Response from Nicholas R, Owner at Balbirnie HouseResponded 20 May 2016

    Hello hambones64, Many thanks for your kindness and denoting a 5 Star review. We're delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit so much. We look forward to welcoming you back to Balbirnie on another future occasion. Kindest regards, Nicholas / MD Balbirnie 1992 -...More

    Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

    It really is a beautiful hotel with pretty gardens. We recently stayed whilst attending a wedding. Like others before its a shame the rooms weren't ready before the ceremony. Not the end of the world though. Food was excellent for dinner and the staff were...More

    Thank GuidoScotland
    Response from Nicholas R, Owner at Balbirnie HouseResponded 20 May 2016

    Hello GuidoScotland, Many thanks for your kindness and again, we can offer some bedrooms as Express check-in, and we cover all eventualities at source with main points of contact. Mystified re breakfast comment, as we do have a complete buffet in our Orangery??? We're delighted...More

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    About
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    Amenities
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    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Golf Course
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$135 - US$292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
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    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • Markinch
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    jinty69
    8 June 2017|
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    Response from Kirsty S | Reviewed this property |
    Check in was 2pm however if you want an early check in they offer this to a limited number of guests for £30 in addition to the room fee. We were able to get access to our room from 12 noon.
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    Response from paterson5 | Reviewed this property |
    Not sure but most hotels are open for breakfast at 7.00am to cater for business visitors
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    20 March 2016|
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    Response from Babs M | Reviewed this property |
    Hello,, I have not had the afternoon tea yet but as everything else food wise is excellent, I would guess that it would be lovely. Babs
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    "Ask for a newer suite if you are wanting to really experience luxury! All rooms however are lovely!"
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