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Falkirk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whilst visiting Crail we chose this hotel for a meal as it meant the least walking distance in a very cold night. Then saw on trip advisor it was rated no 1 in Crail. What a little gem. The place was empty when we arrive early evening. Inside it looks like an "olde world pub", is spotlessly clean and in...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was visiting family in Crail on a Friday night and went for dinner at 8:30pm. The only place that served dinner until 9 was the Balcomie. We turned up at 8:45 and asked at the bar are you still serving food? The man behind the bar replied with "Just about". Now for a business on a Friday night you would...

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Balcomie H, Manager at Balcomie Links Hotel, responded to this review

There is a good example of, how a review can be miss-represented without intention. This was on a Thursday night and it was just after 8pm and the question asked was, "are you serving food tonight?" and the answer was, "we always do" as we do serve food every night during winter from 4pm till 8.45pm. "Just about" was not...

Banchory, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 30, 2016

Nice place for a weekend break - clean & comfortable- excellent breakfast & evening meal WiFi difficult to connect because of thick walls - available in bar Fantastic views & lots to do in the area Owners gave good information on local places of interest

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Balcomie, Owner at Balcomie Links Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking to put up your review. We are please that you have enjoyed the hotel facilities and the area. We look forward to welcoming you again in the future.

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 23, 2016

A welcoming check-in to this location was followed by going to a comfy room with a nice view towards the sea. Staff were friendly, everywhere was clean and tidy, though a bit 'tired' and could benefit from overall redecoration. Breakfast was the only meal we had, it was delicious and gave us energy to explore the surrounding unspoilt area.

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Balcomie, Owner at Balcomie Links Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review of your stay. We are pleased that you have enjoyed your stay with us and enjoy the surrounding area. Look forward to welcoming you again in the future.

Reviewed October 14, 2016

Had food in here 3 out of 4 nights - no complaints. Local real ale was very good - drank it every night. Drowned my sorrows with it watching Scotland game. Very warm and friendly welcome from owners and bar staff. Would recommend.

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Balcomie, Owner at Balcomie Links Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review, glad you enjoyed your food and sorry about the Scotland game! look forward seeing you again in the future.

Exmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 22, 2016

We had a lovely week using this hotel as a base. We had a very large sunny room overlooking the sea. Through the decor was a bit out dated it was very clean with a very comfortable bed. I couldn't get WiFi in the bedroom but it was available in the bar. Breakfast was a real treat with lots of...

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Balcomie, Owner at Balcomie Links Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review. Hopefully we will be welcoming you again in the future.

Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

3 nights, very clean, comfy beds and we all had a fantastic sleep. Breakfast was very enjoyable. Nothing too much trouble. Amazing black pudding! Great hosts. This is a hidden gem. Kids loved the pool table and the wee bar was cosy and a perfect wee snug to relax after a full day of exploring!

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Balcomie, Owner at Balcomie Links Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review your stay with us. Very pleased to hear you had an enjoyable stay and enjoyed the hotel facilities. We look forward to welcoming you again in the future.

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 10, 2016

Just had a second meal at this hotel. It was an excellent meal with a wide varied menu. I had Louisiana Chicken which was yummy and my other half had smoked haddock morney from the specials menu. The meals were freshly prepared and the service was friendly and helpful. It is worth the trip through Crail to this Art Deco...

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Balcomie, Owner at Balcomie Links Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Glad to hear we are ticking all the boxes. If we could put the hotel on the main road in Crail, I'm sure we would be much busier.

Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

We tried Sticky Toffee Pudding at every restaurant it was offered and this by far was the best. Make sure to order it with the custard. Plus the staff was very kind and helpful. We would suggest eat in there and staying there. Crail is a perfect town and this hotel is delightful.

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Balcomie, Owner at Balcomie Links Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for that, we'll try to make sure we have enough STP on your return!

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Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

My family and I were on an unofficial "Sticky, Toffee Pudding Tour," meaning, we tried it everywhere we could find it across the whole of Scotland. Balconies Links STP was by far the best, even giving it multiple considerations! Also, the people here are so nice.

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Balcomie, Owner at Balcomie Links Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you, Thank you, Thank you, Pleased to hear you have enjoyed Debbie's Home-Made Sticky Toffee pudding, She is trying to keep up the production!

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Balcomie Links Hotel

Address: Balcomie Road, Crail KY10 3TN, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Fife > Crail
Price Range: $93 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Balcomie Links Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 15
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Ask for view”
 of 5 bubbles heathermF6011AV, Oct 30, 2016 | Read review
“Front upstairs rooms have a good view, across the rooftops, of the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles 5069, May 22, 2016 | Read review
“Front rooms have fantastic sea views .”
 of 5 bubbles G3320ZJangelag, Dec 9, 2015 | Read review
“room 2 {2nd floor double} and room15 {1st floor twin} both have sea views.”
 of 5 bubbles LeeA947, Sep 9, 2015 | Read review
“Family room 10 is nice but not a sea view”
 of 5 bubbles NicolaM867, Aug 26, 2015 | Read review
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