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Forbes of Kingennie

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#5 of 28 Hotels in Dundee
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Nice setting and been coming over the years to enjoy a good quality of food. - visiting today - family birthday and not able to hold conversation at table due to singer in bar noise level. Shame bar is not closed off from restaurant area.

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was our second visit as a group of male golfers playing local courses as well as Forbes's own excellent 9 hole course. Those of our group visiting for the first time were very favourably impressed and all would stay again and are even considering family visits in the future. The only very minor criticism is that the storage electric...

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Monifieth, null, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the Forbes of Kingennie Resort for our Daughter's wedding reception (for 150 guests) over a year ago and we are glad we did. We couldn't have made a better choice, local in Angus. Not only was the wedding reception fantastic, all the accommodation Lodges were so comfortable and relaxing. At the wedding reception our MC (Tim) for the...

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Kingennie, Manager at Forbes of Kingennie, responded to this review

Hello Archie P, Thank you for your lovely feedback from your daughter's wedding reception and holiday weekend. It was a pleasure to help plan and co-ordinate your daughter's wedding. The bride looked stunning on the day and all of our team commented on how outstanding the pipe band were. We are really happy that you found the lodges to be...

Piraeus, Greece
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful place and exceptionally good staff. Young man on the reception desk was so kind,friendly and helpful. Food , service,and view amazing. Chalets second to none,very very clean and all furniture and bedding of high standard

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Kingennie, Manager at Forbes of Kingennie, responded to this review

Hello Blondie103! Thanks for reviewing us! We're delighted that you ha d a great stay with us and that you found everything to be of a high standard. We hope to welcome you back soon! Thanks, Libby

Scotland
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second stay at Kingennie (this time celebrating our wedding anniversary) and again we stayed for a couple of nights in the Lodge House (mid week). The lodge is very clean and comfortable with comfy quality beds, towels and linen. Everything you could possibly want was supplied in the kitchen for a great self catering holiday. Sitting back...

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Kingennie, Manager at Forbes of Kingennie, responded to this review

Hello Fraskari! Thank you for the gleaming review! As a family that are passionate about fishing, we are really happy to hear that you had a great fishing break at the resort. We agree that there is nothing quite like relaxing by the fire after a good days fishing! I will make sure to pass on your kind remarks to...

Milton Keynes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were visiting the area for our son's wedding. We needed practical accommodation for 6 adults and Glen Finlet certainly met and to a large extent exceeded our expectations. From the friendly welcome when we arrived our experience at Forbes was excellent. The lodge was comfortable and very well equipped and had an amazing view from the large balcony overlooking...

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Kingennie, Manager at Forbes of Kingennie, responded to this review

Hello Ian! Thanks for taking the time to review your stay with us. We love nothing more than reading highly rated reviews. We're pleased that your weekend at the resort exceeded expectations, and that you liked the comfort and views in Glen Logie. We look forward to welcoming you back to the resort, we'll be waiting with golf balls and...

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Glen Prosen lodge which had the most beautiful views over the fishing ponds ,the lodge was extremely comfortable,warm and very well equipped .The food in the restaurant was of a high standard and all the staff were very friendly and helpful.The resort is a good location for visiting St Andrews ,Dundee, Perthshire and Angus

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Kingennie, Manager at Forbes of Kingennie, responded to this review

Hello Scoty26! Thanks for the raving review! We are glad you got a chance to admire the beautiful, countryside views from our Waterside lodges. We have a brilliant team throughout the resort who aim to make every customer experience a good one and we are pleased that they achieved this with you. We hope to welcome you back soon! With...

Scotland
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Just returned after another great stay at the lovely resort. On this occasion staying in Glen Finlet from 5th -9th April. This is a beautiful lodge with lovely views of the fishing ponds and beyond. My husband fished daily and the quality of the fishing was to the usual high standard.The staff as always made us very welcome, special mention...

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Kingennie, Manager at Forbes of Kingennie, responded to this review

Hello Mr and Mrs Duncan! Thank you for your kind review, it is always a pleasure seeing you both around the resort and the whole team look forward to your visits. It is wonderful to know your recent stay was enjoyable and September can't come quick enough for us! Kindest regards, Kingennie Management Team

Cupar, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We had a very nice night in the romantic boathouse, charming and cosy. It was a birthday night away for my wife and were not disappointed, The boathouse is set on a small fishing lake, which was quit and not overlooked, The boathouse is very well equipped with large kitchen and living room leading down to a romantic bedroom with...

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Kingennie, Manager at Forbes of Kingennie, responded to this review

Hello Andy_Karen_B! It was a joy to read such a lovely review, and we are glad that the little issue you had didn't draw away from your experience as a whole. Our Leannan Boathouse is the gem of the resort and we are pleased that you found it to be just as romantic and charming as we do. We look...

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Used the resort as a venue for a training course & what a success it was. Beautiful large room with the most amazing views out to the lake (& swans!). Lovely attentive staff who attended to our every need. Great soup & sandwich lunch - delicious broccoli & blue cheese soup & a varied selection from the sandwich menu. Good...

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Kingennie, Manager at Forbes of Kingennie, responded to this review

Hello McAnnie1! Thank you for recommending us to other travellers! We are really happy to hear that you enjoyed hosting your training course with us - our two swan residents were thrilled by their mention too! We hope that you choose us again as a training course venue - we loved having you. With thanks, Kingennie Management Team

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Forbes of Kingennie Country Resort
Forbes of Kingennie Country Resort
Cuisines: British, Scottish, Bar, Pub
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Golf Course
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Whether you are looking for an activity holiday with family and friends, a romantic short break, the perfect wedding venue, or somewhere to celebrate that special event, Forbes of Kingennie Country Resort has it all. With top-class golf and fishing on the estate, the peaceful and unspoiled environment is also home to some of the very best luxury woodland and lochside lodges in Scotland. Its location makes it the perfect spot to explore Scotland's glorious countryside or play a round or two at the world's best know golf courses nearby. Conference and business meetings and events are all catered for, while sister company Corporate Kingennie can create memorable and effective team building or corporate days out. In the heart of the countryside, Forbes of Kingennie Country Resort nevertheless enjoys easy access to major towns and cities. Dundee is only 6 miles away, while Edinburgh, Perth and Aberdeen are within easy reach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Forbes of Kingennie

Address: Kingennie, Dundee DD5 3RD, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dundee
Price Range: RM518 - RM4,096 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Forbes of Kingennie 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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Forbes Of Kingennie Hotel Dundee
Forbes Of Kingennie Dundee, Scotland
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“All Chalets have a perfect view”
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“the boathouse is fab”
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