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The City Hotel

3.0 of 5
18 Bridge Street, Dunfermline KY12 8DA , Scotland
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Visited on a Saturday lunchtime, busy, but seated quickly in the extension. Service fast and friendly, good hot food at a reasonable price. 1 childs meal, 3 adult main meals and drinks for £29! Bargain! Probably one of my favourites in Dunfermline!

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Alexandria, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Entrance from street a bit of a disgrace tbh but was clean enough, friendly staff and for a three star it is what it is but really if you hadn't booked and looked In the door you would keep walking. If your the manager reading this for God sake go and have a look with fresh eyes! Great location tho

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A great stay at the City Hotel. It is fairly basic but the rooms are clean, the breakfast is nice and the location is perfect. It wasn't too loud even though it was right in the heart of Dunfermline. Will definitely stay again.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Single room was very snug. Bed okay for one night. Room very clean. Free Wi-Fi which worked well and a good breakfast included . Hotel ideally located for access to Historic buildings and excellent public park. There is a good variety of bars and restaurants within 10 minutes walking distance .

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First thing can I say the staff couldn't have done enough 11 of us were staying overnight for a Jollyboys outing to Dunfermline The hotel did all it says ..a great night sleep and rooms were fine And a huge breakfast awaited us next morning to soak up the previous day's drink

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Emma A, Manager at The City Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Championi, Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us feedback following your recent stay with us. As a family run business we understand the importance of customer satisfaction, and take all our customers comments on board. We are really pleased to learn that everything met with your approval during your stay and hope that should you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for three weeks as we were working up here. The rooms i stayed in were very large and comfortable and had tea and coffee making facilities and were kept very clean and tidy. The two bars downstairs are very good and reasonably priced. The small bar in the front is only open at weekends which is a god... More 

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Emma A, Manager at The City Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Brian W, Thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback following your stay with us recently. We really appreciate the importance of customer satisfaction, and as a family run business take all our customers comments on board to ensure we constantly deliver the best possible experience to our guests. We are thrilled to learn that everything met... More 

Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 via mobile

Stayed for one night only as attending a ball,we couldn't fault the room a large room to the front of the hotel,we had a few drinks in the bar before going out and the lady on reception called a taxi for us staff were all great The scottish breakfast served in the morning was a huge plateful and coffee,tea and... More 

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Emma A, Manager at The City Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Maggiej0hn, Thank you for leaving us kind feedback following your recent stay with us. As a family run business we really appreciate hearing from our valued guests and take all feedback on board to ensure we are constantly offering the best possible experience to our customers. We are really pleased to learn that everything met with your approval during... More 

Aberdour, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015 via mobile

Great choice on the menu and prices are realistic, not over priced like many places. Food was lovely as was the conservatory area we were sat in, not cold as expected. Lots of parking to rear of hotel and handy for the High Street shops.

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Emma A, Manager at The City Hotel, responded to this review

Dear LDS04, Thank you for leaving us feedback on your recent visit to our Weavers Restaurant and Conservatory. We are really pleased to learn that everything met with your approval and that you enjoyed your experience with us. As a family business we understand the importance of value for money and spend a lot of time training our staff and... More 

Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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175 reviews 175 reviews
25 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Dropped in for a quick lunch today ,have not been in the hotel since 20 years ago . The frontage is still the same but the restaurant and conservatory area are nicely laid out at the rear of the hotel. A good menu with plenty of choices at reasonable prices . I took the leek & potato soup and the... More 

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Emma A, Manager at The City Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Craigluscar, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your very kind feedback following dining with us in our Weavers Restaurant and Conservatory. As a family run business we understand the importance of customer satisfaction and take all our customers comments on board to ensure we are constantly delivering a great experience to our guests. We really appreciate... More 

Peterborough, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Lovely clean rooms & decent food ...Bar staff very pleasant & friendly ..only critique there I was given a room with no mirror apart from 1 in the bathroom which was 6ft high & being only 5'4" was no good - had to change room with my brother, better but still difficult to dry hair & do make up etc... More 

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