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Campbeltown, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Beautiful house, stunning bathroom, excellent host in Franc, and a gorgeous breakfast in the morning, only ten minutes from Dunfermline town centre. Highly recommended and look forward to a return visit.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I recently stayed at Balmule as part of a wedding party. The wedding was elsewhere but the groom and his party stayed at Balmule. Despite only booking 10 days before (very unorganised and laidback groom), our welcome and stay were exceptional. The interior design and attention to detail is second to none. The bed was one of the most comfortable...

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Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I got married at Balmule House in July 2016. We wanted a small family wedding and were struggling to find a venue until we found Balmule. It really is a wonderful place and was totally perfect for us. Carolyn, Frank and the rest of the staff were extremely helpful and allow you to have exactly the day...

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Reviewed 5 November 2016

My husband and I were recently married at Balmule in October. We took the house for the whole weekend so that friends and family could stay for the whole weekend of the wedding. Without a doubt, everyone who stayed there thoroughly enjoyed themselves. The whole venue is beautifully decorated and the rooms all generously sized and the beds all very...

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Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Made to feel very welcome from the moment we arrived by James who showed us around this magnificent property and also supported us with local knowledge. All the rooms are of a very high standard of decor with each room a different style. Much thought has gone in to the detail on the design of each so that the ambiance...

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Scotland
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We'd definitely stay here again. Set in rolling countryside, yet close to Dunfirmline, we were given a warm welcome from James who showed us to our bedroom with its wonderful view to the south and enormous en suite bathroom that overlooks the formal walled garden and view to the west. We took time to relax in the drawing room where...

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2016

As soon as we set foot in Balmule House we knew this was the place we wanted to get married. The rooms of the house are so grand and elegant but at the same time it retains a very welcoming, calm and homely feel. We knew our close friends and family would love it too. As if the house itself...

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Malvern Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Stayed in the Master Suite. Could not believe the size of the bathroom!! The bedroom was huge and with the most amazing bed and a light above the bed that could grace Buckingham palace. Its a very quiet location and it feels like you are staying with very good friends in a big house not a hotel. People say Location,...

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TheBalmuleTeam, Owner at Balmule House, responded to this review

Hi there, Thank you so much for posting a review for us. Our goal at Balmule is to have guests just arrive and relax. We’ve deliberately kept away from formal and are delighted that people feel so at ease while they’re here. We’re very fortunate being just three miles from Scotland’s motorway network and at the same time enjoying such...

Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We attended a wedding here in October and stayed for 2 nights. The location, staff, food and accommodation were outstanding. Nothing was too much trouble. This place comes highly recommended as a wedding venue or to stay in. Millie the dog was also fab.

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TheBalmuleTeam, Owner at Balmule House, responded to this review

Hi there, Thank you very much for your kind review. It's always a joy to host a wedding here at Balmule. One of the most satisfying parts is seeing the bridal party relax along with family and friends before and then during their big day. We’re very lucky to be part of such a special occasion and take pride in...

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2016

My husband and I were married at Balmule House earlier this year. It has taken us a while to sit and do a review because we couldn't see how it would be possible to put into words just how wonderful our 'Balmule Family' are. From day one, Frank was patient, kind and caring. Carolyn (my beautiful wedding co-ordinator) was full...

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Hi Mr & Mrs Pattison, Thank you for taking the time to write a review, and for your kind words. It was an absolute pleasure to host your big day, it was a great day filled with lots of love & laughter and lovely personal touches. The Haka being a personal favourite! One of the best parts of hosting weddings...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Balmule House has roots and features that stretch back over 500 years yet has a dramatically transformed interior, designed and crafted with every modern convenience. Set amidst 30 acres of grounds just north of Dunfermline, the ancient Capital of Scotland, Balmule House provides the highest standards of luxury accommodation in opulent surroundings. With several stunning reception rooms, beautiful formal gardens and picturesque views in all directions, we have the perfect venue for your getaway or special occasion. Rarely will you ever find a building with such a rich heritage. Nor will you often see a home with such quality and comfort built into every last detail. To find both in one home is simply unheard of. So while the solid stone walls of this Fife tower house hold the history of every past resident, this is no museum piece. This is a living, breathing home for you to enjoy. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Balmule House

Address: | Just off the B915, Dunfermline KY12 0RZ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Fife > Dunfermline
Price Range: £98 - £183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Balmule House 5*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Spend a little more and get the master suite, you will be blown away by the space you have to relax and enjoy this fantastic hotel.”
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“Purple room was peaceful and restful as it was top floor and out of the way.”
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“Master Suite, is superb!”
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