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The Strathearn Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2 Wishart Place, Kirkcaldy KY1 2AS, Scotland (Formerly Minotel)
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Ranked #5 of 6 Hotels in Kirkcaldy
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lunched today, steak pie with tough meat, ham and egg with chips was dreadful. Ham was dry and chips soggy. Third meal the curry was ok but devoid of taste and primarily full of tomatoes but a chicken may have run through it. Waitress never asked how meal was ,which was probably just as well. She was very dour. There... More

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

And the answer to that is pay attention to detail. But to start on a positive note. There are the best ever towels I have ever had in a hotel, huge and fluffy. The bed linens were spotless and seemed to have been good quality and the bed comfortable. Although the pillows not to my taste. There are free toiletries... More

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Preston, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

stayed for one night, 1st impressions were that it looked tired. hurriedly shown to my room everything looked clean apart from the old sash windows which on the inside were painted with several coats which ment the room was in bad need of some fresh air. the bed was clean and cumfy, the staff were helpful and friendly. had the... More

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Buckhaven, Scotland, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just returned from having our wedding at the strathearn hotel , the staff were fantastic the new owners were very obliging ,the food was brilliant and the bedrooms (which are being upgraded ) were good they did there utmost to make our medieval extravanza as enjoyable as possible big thanks to everyone

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Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Despite organising for a wedding my friend and I had a great afternoon tea, lots of sandwiches and cakes to choose from. The food was fresh and at an affordable price. Friendly staff, who were attentive to us although they were busy. I will be back!

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I arranged a night out for a group of friends at the Strathearn Hotel. The food was cold, the staff were disinterested in serving the customers and stood around chatting. The management were rude when we politely complained. I would strongly advise staying clear of this hotel who are now marketing themselves for weddings. You will be disappointed.

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Preston, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Stayed for 2 nights with Dinner included. I would say staff shortages were in evidence with 3 members runing the bar, taking orders, serving food, clearing the tables, manning the reception and chatting to guests! They managed very well without moaning which you hear from staff at many places! The room was adequate with a decent shower. All in all... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

When family members came to visit Scotland from Hampshire we took them here for high tea. The inexpensive menu included typical local fare and they gave us a really good plateful. Both children and adults loved the cakes and scones which were obviously home made. We highly recommend it and can't wait for a return visit.

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Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

My wife and I had heard the Strathearn was recently taken over and decided to pop in for high tea, with our 4 year old son. We didn't book, (although it would be advisable) and the staff were very accommodating in getting us a table. The food is traditional bar fayre, but it's made well and there was very little... More

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edinburgh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We had a very happy and smooth running party for our son's 18th at the Strathearn on Saturday. Kirsty, the manager, was incredibly helpful, doing her utmost to accomodate us. The party itself went like a dream. The staff were great in dealing with the few inevitible minor issues that arise when you get teenagers together. Some of our friends... More

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Address: 2 Wishart Place, Kirkcaldy KY1 2AS, Scotland (Formerly Minotel)
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Fife > Kirkcaldy
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Strathearn Hotel 3*
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