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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was a guest at a function. Not that I know Dunfermline well but I didn't realise this hotel was there. It sits in lovely immediate surroundings, gardens, albeit in the midst of a residential area and quiet near the football ground. I believe it is family operated. Very nice food and very good service - a great asset to... More 

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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I really like this hotel. The staff are very friendly and extremely helpful. A lovely Scottish welcome. We had a family room for my wife and I and our two eldest boys. The room was clean and spacious and the beds were very comfortable. The bar was great. A very good collection of gins and whiskies! And a very friendly... More 

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Pamela F, Owner at Garvock House Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon Ian Thank you for your lovely review. Just to let you know we're now offering traditional eggs benedict with bacon or eggs benedict with smoked salmon so your wife will have that option too. After your comment, our chef is having a wee re-training session on poaching eggs to make sure they're soft! Look forward to welcoming you... More 

Caterham, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Garvock House Hotel is just minutes from the centre of Dunfermline, yet is wonderfully tranquil and quiet, set in beautiful gardens. A real haven of peace. The hotel is a very solid grey stone building, typical of buildings in the area. The rooms are luxurious, with excellent furnishings, and good WiFi in spite of the thick walls. The restaurant... More 

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Pamela F, Owner at Garvock House Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon Chris Thank you so much for your lovely comments. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind regards Pamela More 

Fraserburgh, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have stayed at the Garvock for 1 night a month as my son competes at Knockhill. The rooms are always spotless and comfortable but the highlight of our weekend is the evening meal and breakfast. The staff are very attentive and the food is to die for. We were late arriving last weekend but reception made sure we got... More 

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Pamela F, Owner at Garvock House Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon Avril Thank you for your feedback. So glad you enjoy your stays with us. We look forward to welcoming you back to Garvock House soon. Kind regards Pamela More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Beautiful hotel set in beautiful grounds. Close enough to Edinburgh for those who want to visit but close enough to various other attractions in the surrounding area. Our room was lovely, very spacious with a full bathroom with shower over bath. Lovely furnishings, hospitality tray and toiletries. Housekeeping was excellent. Very nice cooked breakfast and a nice variety of fruit,... More 

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Pamela F, Owner at Garvock House Hotel, responded to this review

Good morning Elaine Thank you for your lovely comments about Garvock House and the team. Perhaps you'll be able to join us for dinner the next time you're up visiting family. Kind regards Pamela More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a surprise lunch here to celebtrate my parents Golden Wedding Anniversary and were absolutely delighted with the service we received from start to finish. They catered for every request, made wonderful suggestions for the menu and every member of staff were an absolute pleasure. Nothing was too much trouble and the day went perfectly from start to finish.... More 

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Pamela F, Owner at Garvock House Hotel, responded to this review

Good morning Yvonne Thank you for your lovely comments. It was a pleasure to be part of the surprise Golden Wedding Celebrations and to look after your parents, family and friends. We look forward to welcoming you back to Garvock House in the not too distant future. Kind regards Pamela More 

Vancouver, Canada
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62 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was moved unexpectedly to this hotel after the hotel I had booked was overbooked. Well I was very pleasantly greeted at reception and walked to my room by the person on reception (nice touch). The room was very pleasant and furnished and decorated to a very comfortable standard. I did not have dinner as I had other plans but... More 

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Thank Stephen K
Pamela F, Owner at Garvock House Hotel, responded to this review

Good evening Stephen Thank you for your review. We're so glad you enjoyed staying with us and look forward to welcoming you back!! Kind regards Pamela More 

Brussels, Belgium
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wewent there for a friend's wedding. The hotel is brilliabnt! Great customer care, they really took a great care of us. Room were clean and the lil "guardian dog" plushie as a "DND" sign is a lovely idea!! They even gave us access again to the room we just left to be able to wait for our ride in comfort.... More 

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Pamela F, Owner at Garvock House Hotel, responded to this review

Good evening Cookie So happy you enjoyed your stay. It is always an honour and pleasure to look after family and friends when helping to celebrate such a special occasion! Kind regards Pamela More 

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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just enjoyed an excellent lunch. Steak cooked to perfection and the service was second to none. Staff could not do more for us. One of our best experiences. The surroundings are quiet and peaceful and it is immaculatly kept. It is within a ten minute walk from the centre of the City of Dunfermline and only a half train journey... More 

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Pamela F, Owner at Garvock House Hotel, responded to this review

Good evening Frances L You've made our day - thank you for your lovely comments. The team are so happy to hear it was one of your best experiences! We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind regards Pamela More 

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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing wedding at the Garvock- the staff were brilliant - thoughtful, thorough and always there for us. The food was delicious and could not be faulted. The facilities, especially the Rosemalen suite cannot be faulted. The Gardens as well are beautiful. The Honeymoon suite is also great. If you want to get married in Dunfermline or simply... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Garvock House Hotel Dining
Garvock House Hotel Dining
Cuisines: European, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In a delightfully elevated position in the ancient capital of Dunfermline - Garvock House sits proudly in over 2 acres of gardens, a glorious testimony to its hey day as a stunning family house. Truly 'the country house hotel in town.' Family owned and run, Garvock House has been transformed into a delightful hotel retaining an authentic and rather special country house charm and informality: relaxing and elegant with classic interiors, very comfortable furnishings and spacious rooms. And a passion for fresh produce which remains undimmed. Dunfermline hotels just don't come better than this. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Garvock House Hotel

Address: St. John's Drive | Transy, Dunfermline KY12 7TU, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Fife > Dunfermline
Price Range: $146 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Garvock House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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