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The Gilvenbank Hotel
Ranked #8 of 9 Hotels in Glenrothes
Wakefield, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
30 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Will definitely stay again”
Reviewed 13 August 2014 via mobile

Booked for two nights in the family room. Very nice size with double bed and two single beds. All hotel very clean. The staff were excellent and super friendly. Very reasonable rates.Lovely food. Ate breakfast and dinner both days and was superb. I would recommend to everyone.

Stayed August 2014, travelled with family
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Fife, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Great value and friendly staff. Bar / Restaurant serves good pub food at a very good price with option of a 3 course set price lunch menu. We attended a function here - the facilities and buffet were excellent. A great night was had by all!

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled with friends
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Scotland
Level 6 Contributor
202 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 May 2014 via mobile

We have not used the Gilvenbank for several years but went for lunch today and can only praise the high quality of food. We had the 3 course lunch at approx £8.50 each and we substituted the sweet course with coffee.
The service from the staff was excellent and could not be faulted.
I would thoroughly recommend this Restuarant and have already booked up for a return visit in June

Stayed May 2014, travelled with friends
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Dunkeld, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2014 via mobile

Last minute booking made online for a get away with my partner.

Found the hotel easy enough (using my sat-nav I may add) so dont listen to most of the other reviews about ending up in a estate as we were no where near one.

Welcome was warm and the room was clean. Matress wasnt the comfiest but made do for the night.

Restaurant was fully booked by the time we checked in but the girls behind reception and in the restaurant accommodated us without any fuss.

Quite a tasty meal aswell!!

Bit of a restless night what with the function going on but to be expected with a wedding destination.

Overall was a pleasant stay.

Would definitely reccomend!!

Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
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Anerdeenshire
Level 6 Contributor
254 reviews
43 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2014

Unlike previous reviews we had no difficulty finding the hotel. Brown tourist signs fairly clear. Hotel rooms were surprisingly spacious and well decorated. One of ours had French Windows which was great on a hot day. Very clean and helpful staff - much better than others of similar prices. Walls are thin and you can hear people going along the corridor. There was a wedding on and unfortunately our room was directly above the band- but it's a chance you take at this time of year. We would definitely return if in this area again and recommend it as a budget hotel

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled with family
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Macduff, United Kingdom
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474 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2014 via mobile

Finding the hotel is an issue due to very few signs and it the sat nav putting us into an estate. The hotel itself is nice enough but rather basic. Our door made a noise like a bomb going off when closing but the bed was comfortable. Food and service in the restaurant was very good despite it being very busy.

Stayed March 2014, travelled as a couple
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Stockport, England, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
57 reviews
46 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2014

I must admit, I was not looking forward to staying, only because after I made the booking my plans changed and I could have done with staying in Dundee and the booking could not be cancelled.
That said once I arrived my view changed, the welcome was warm, the room clean and large. The only let down was noisy floorboards.

Food was excellent and service was good.
Don't trust your SatNav, it tries to take you onto the nearby housing estate.

  • Stayed February 2014, travelled on business
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Property: The Gilvenbank Hotel
Address: Huntsmans Road, Glenrothes KY7 6RA, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Fife > Glenrothes
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
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Ranked #8 of 9 Hotels in Glenrothes
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — The Gilvenbank Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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