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Forbes of Kingennie

Kingennie, Dundee dd53rd, Scotland
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Ranked #5 of 30 Hotels in Dundee
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here this time last year so I thought it fitting to write a review! My husband and I travelled from Dublin with our 1 year old son and my mother in law. We booked a 3 bedroom lodge with spectacular views of the lake. We could not get over the size and space of the lodge. It was... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really Nice Stayed here for a few days and its really surprised me quality of the hotel and all nature around. Very friendly staff and room was ok. If you look for a romantic or relax holiday I really recommend this place!

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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for high tea with my partner , restaurant was empty apart from two other tables , we were brought toast and jam which was nice then our mains were brought to the table the toast rack and plates wernt cleared away , my lasagne was disgusting there was a thick layer of oil floating on the top , the... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for Christmas 2013, had a fantastic time. The location is excellent, not too far from Dundee yet also a short car journey from some superb coastal villages too. Superb accommodation, beautiful setting, pet friendly and top quality throughout...will return soon!

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Tombstone, Arizona
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

just back from a wonderful...3 day stay at Kingennie...with some of the family..we all thoroughly enjoyed our break...staff could not have been more helpful...Chalet was amazing...(nice and clean),we had a wonderful last evening meal in the restaurant , fishing and the the golf was great...now back totally relaxed ...what more could one ask.....ahhhh..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The 4 of us stayed at forbes of Kingenie in the Glen Esk Lodge. Ideal for a family or group of 4. Plenty of room. We had spectacular views of the lakes which surrounded. A short walk to the golf course (hubby loved this) and restaurant. We felt at home here beautiful food and drinks! The lodge is fully supplied... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We were lucky enough to visit this spectacular venue last week and we received incredible hospitality, particularly from Colin, Beverley and Andy. It was only a flying visit as we were interested in the history of the place and what they did there. The staff freely gave up their time to show us round and made us feel so welcome.... More

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Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I stay quite locally and used to be a regular visitor bit out is quite expensive and the last twice we have visited have had an extremely long wait. You can't choose a cake anymore have to choose from dessert menu so noone visits for coffee and cake. The menu had become pricey and it has discouraged locals from visiting... More

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

Thanks for your feedback. We are sorry to hear that your most recent visits were not up to the standards we have set for ourselves. We do operate an extensive list of freshly baked cakes in addition to the dessert list. We are sorry this was not made available to you - this was an error that we will address... More

Arbroath, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in the Lennon Boat house for our wedding anniversary. Such a beautiful location. The boat house itself is lovely little cottage placed in the middle of a fishing lake sporting beautiful views and peace and quiet. Very clean and tidy and very comfortable stay. Would definitely recommend if your looking for a romantic break. It's self catering so... More

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Windsor, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We rented 6 cottages for a week in June. Cottages are well equipped and have beautiful views. The best part is the staff. Whether in the restaurant, pub or in the sports shop the entire staff was so friendly and helpful - you couldn't ask for better service. Some of the cottages could use a good cleaning but that didn't... More

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Address: Kingennie, Dundee dd53rd, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dundee
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