We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Garvock House Hotel

St. John's Drive | Transy, Dunfermline KY12 7TU, Scotland
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Garvock House Hotel
Management photos View all
Browse nearby
Garvock House Hotel
Write a Review

153 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    118
    22
    7
    5
    1
See reviews for
50
37
4
28
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (24)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (153)
  • Mar-May only
    (38)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (42)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (41)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (32)
All months
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Two of us stayed here earlier in February and were booked for 4 nights the rooms were spotless and spacious, the food was brilliant and the staff were really friendly and very helpful. Could do with some nicer sofas and chairs in the bar area but lovely...we will definitely be back here highly recommended!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Westbury, United Kingdom
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

My family and i were staying for 3 nights, trying to catch up with friends and family and based our decision to book the Garvock on previous stays - in the 18 months that i have been back to Dunfermline i have opted with the Garvock quite simply becuase it offers fantastic service and excellent food. The rooms are plenty... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pauline R, Public Relations Manager at Garvock House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review and for coming back to Garvock House Hotel. It's a pleasure to have you with us and we look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. More 

Scotland
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

We didn't actually stay at the hotel, but we did have lunch there on Christmas day, in fact this was our family's 3rd consecutive Christmas day lunch. This year was up to the usual high standard, the food was delicious and the staff were all very helpful & friendly. The only negative note would be that there was a mix... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Pauline R, Public Relations Manager at Garvock House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review and lovely to have you with us for Christmas lunch again! We're glad that you enjoyed your visit and please accept our apologies for the mix up. We look forward to seeing you all again soon. More 

1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We were fortunate enough to spend 10 nights for the Ryder Cup at this exceptional establishment. The extremely pleasant staff, the friendly atmosphere, the fine dining, the general ambience and attention to detail made us feel delightfully welcome. We will be looking forward to an excuse to come back and sample the wonderful Scottish hospitality this home away from home... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pauline R, Public Relations Manager at Garvock House Hotel, responded to this review

We were so pleased to have you stay with us during the Ryder Cup. Thank you for your fantastic review - we really appreciate it. We look forward to you coming back to visit again at sometime (we can always help with finding an excuse!) More 

Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

I didn't acually stay over at this hotel but went to their christmas party night. The food was fantastic , great prompt and friendly service. Music was fab, one of the best party nights be have been too!

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Pauline R, Public Relations Manager at Garvock House Hotel, responded to this review

Happy to hear that you're getting into the festive mood at Garvock House! We're delighted that you enjoyed your evening with us and hope to see you again soon. More 

Tonbridge, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Absolutely superb venue in all respects. Would highly recommend. Our room was excellent and food first class. Wedding arrangements were very well organised and ran smoothly. I was able to spend some time in Edinburgh which is 30 mins by train to Waverley station in city centre. An excellent place to stay if you are touring Fife and Lothians.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pauline R, Public Relations Manager at Garvock House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. We're so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and that everything went well. You're right about our location - we're very conveniently situated for anyone exploring this area. Apart from being close to Edinburgh we're also handy for Perth, St Andrews and Glasgow. We hope that you'll visit us again in the... More 

Tel Aviv District, Israel
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

We stayed at room number 25. Had a really great stay. The staff were very welcoming and helpful. Breakfest was very good, with classic music accompanying. we also liked Hector, the furry puppy that replaced the "do not disturb" sign. Great visit, would like to come again.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Pauline R, Public Relations Manager at Garvock House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review - we really appreciate it. We're so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and that you got to meet our lovely Hector who guarantees you won't be disturbed :) We hope to see you again in the future. More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Stayed here several years back in a previous job and always was amazingly impressed with accommodation and food. In my new role, I am delighted to be able to come back and it if anything has got even better. The restaurant could not be better with great wines, a huge selection of freshly cooked, innovative menu items and a knowledgeable... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pauline R, Public Relations Manager at Garvock House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We're delighted to have you stay with us again and and really happy that you've found things even better than before! We hope that you'll be back again soon. More 

Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 via mobile

Perfect room. Very clean and comfortable. Staff extremely helpful. The food was lovely and breakfast choice was great. Would certainly revisit and recommend to others visiting the area or to locals looking for a nice meal.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pauline R, Public Relations Manager at Garvock House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your visit. We are happy that you enjoyed your visit and that everything was to your satisfaction - we hope to see you back again soon! More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

We travelled up from Manchester for my aunts 90th birthday party and decide to stay for two nights. So glad we did, the room, the food but most of all, the service were excellent. I would recommend this hotel to anyone.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pauline R, Public Relations Manager at Garvock House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review - we're so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and hope that we'll see you back here again. More 

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Garvock House Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Garvock House Hotel

Address: St. John's Drive | Transy, Dunfermline KY12 7TU, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Fife > Dunfermline
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 26
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Orbitz so you can book your Garvock House Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Garvock House Hotel Dunfermline, Scotland

31 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (12)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (4)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
Other (2)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (19)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (3)
Viewed
Dining (7)
Viewed
Room/suite (3)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (4)
Viewed
Other (2)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay