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The Hideaway Experience

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Balkello Farm | Auchterhouse, Dundee, Dundee DD3 0RA, Scotland
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

My partner took me here for my 30th and it was Incredible the photos don't do the place justice.... Piperdam doesn't even come close to these lodges... Comes with all the top appliances and entertainment you need... We thoroughly enjoyed my stay here... If your looking for a romantic couples couple of days you will struggle to find better in... More 

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luxuryhideaways, Guest Relations Manager at The Hideaway Experience, responded to this review

We were delighted to read you enjoyed your stay at the Hideaway Experience and that it provided the perfect location to celebrate your 30th birthday. We are equally pleased that you took advantage of all the features of the Hideaway, of which there are many! We really hope we can welcome you back so you can celebrate a romantic and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

I booked the honeymooners hideaway for 2 nights to get away for my boyfriends birthday. We were amazed at how beautiful the place was and loved every minute. We didn't realise how close it was to Dundee, so was perfect for nipping to get some more bubbly! We made the most of the hot tub and spa room with the... More 

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luxuryhideaways, Guest Relations Manager at The Hideaway Experience, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay in the Honeymooners' Hideaway. We are glad to read that it provided the perfect setting in which to celebrate your boyfriend's birthday and that you made good use of the hot tub and the spa room. The private and rural location of the Hideaways is very important... More 

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

We had our mini moon in the honeymooners hideaway last June (2014) I have never been anywhere so perfect before! I left feeling so relaxed! Absolutely gorgeous lodge, spotless and well presented! The hot tub, sauna and double bath were amazing!! Thinking of our next trip already!

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luxuryhideaways, Guest Relations Manager at The Hideaway Experience, responded to this review

Thank you for the comments regarding your mini-moon break at the Honeymooners' Hideaway last summer. We are delighted to read that you had such a relaxing time, especially after what I assume was a very busy build up to your wedding. Thank you for the kind remarks regarding the cleanliness of the Hideaway and its key features. We hope that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 via mobile

Spent a really lovely chilled couple of nights at the romantics hideaway. Had every detail covered, absolute lap of luxury and it's hard to beat a hot tub, prosecco under the stars and then coming in to a toasty wood burner.

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luxuryhideaways, Guest Relations Manager at The Hideaway Experience, responded to this review

Thank you for the review of your recent stay in the Romantics’ Hideaway. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed the luxurious surroundings of this Hideaway and the wood burning stove, which is a favourite feature during the winter time, as is the hot tub. I hope that we have the opportunity to welcome you back very soon. Kind... More 

glasgow
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We recently enjoyed our second stay here (28th and 29th January). Two nights is SO much better than 1! Bring your own food and fizz and just chill out and enjoy each others company in the most beautiful surroundings. We stayed in The Lovers Hideaway and it was just perfect. My highlight was sitting in the hot tub at night... More 

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luxuryhideaways, Guest Relations Manager at The Hideaway Experience, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback regarding your recent stay at the Lovers’ Hideaway. What is even more pleasing is that this was your second stay and that you found time to have a two night break to really enjoy the Hideaway and its many features. The hot tub is a firm favourite with our guests... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Had a great time surprising my other half with a valentines trip away, cottage was well laid out with good quality facilities. Hot tub, sauna and bath were great as was the log fire. Would come back and try another one of your cottages next time :-) Would recommend to anyone who wants a relaxing break away from their busy... More 

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luxuryhideaways, Guest Relations Manager at The Hideaway Experience, responded to this review

Thank you for the review of your recent break at The Hideaway Experience. We are relieved to read that you managed to keep this Valentine’s break a surprise for your partner! Thank you also for your kind comments regarding the key features of the Hideaway in terms of the hot tub, sauna, the log fire and the large roll top... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Once we stepped into the honeymooners hideaway we knew that we had picked the right place to spend our honeymoon. The highlight was dipping into the hot tub late at night enjoying a bottle of bubbly. We added a massage to our stay and it relaxed us even more. Top marks the hideaway has everything you could need and the... More 

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luxuryhideaways, Guest Relations Manager at The Hideaway Experience, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent honeymoon in the Honeymooners’ Hideaway. We are delighted to read that you found the Hideaway to be the perfect location to relax after your wedding. We were also pleased to read that you enjoyed the private hot tub, which is even more special at night time, and... More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

This is the most fantastic place for a couples retreat. There are 3 different cottages to choose from for your luxury break. We chose the Romantic Cottage, this is a traditional old style cottage with a 5 star interior. It has everything that you could wish for from a well stocked kitchen to a fantastic secluded hot tub on your... More 

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luxuryhideaways, Guest Relations Manager at The Hideaway Experience, responded to this review

Thank you for your very comprehensive review of your stay in the Romantics’ Hideaway. I am delighted to read that you liked the features and facilities of this Hideaway and in particular the stereo and sound system and your private hot tub, which is always a favourite of our guests. As you mention the Romantics’ Hideaway is a traditional farm... More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

We stayed here for a mini-moon after our wedding in July 2014 - we knew we would be exhausted after the wedding and wanted a few days of total relaxation before our Honeymoon in September. We could not have dreamed for a better stay than the in The Honeymooners - it was absolutely perfect. Secluded, immaculate, luxurious and the perfect... More 

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luxuryhideaways, Guest Relations Manager at The Hideaway Experience, responded to this review

Thank you very much for posting your review of your honeymoon last summer in the Honeymooners’ Hideaway. I am very pleased to read that you had the chance to relax and enjoy the Hideaway after, what I am sure was, a very busy lead up to your wedding. The privacy that the Hideaways offer is very important to our guests... More 

Haverfordwest, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

I only stayed for one night alone on a business trip but it was exceptional. I stayed at The Honeymooners. The facilities were first class and an absolute delight. I relaxed in the bath looking out over the Scottish countryside in the moonlight. I did think I would do some work that evening, but no, it was so relaxing and... More 

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luxuryhideaways, Guest Relations Manager at The Hideaway Experience, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give your feedback on your stay in the Honeymooners’ Hideaway earlier this year. We were delighted to read that you found the time to relax and enjoy the views from the large bath in the Spa Room. We were also pleased to read that the Hideaway provided the perfect distraction from your work,... More 

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