Award-winning Balbirnie is a relaxing country mansion with free Wi-Fi, good food, beautiful grounds, fine bedrooms, and the 18-hole Balbirnie Park Golf Course, all within a 400-acre park in Markinch.

Markinch Train Station is about 1 miles away and the historic city of Edinburgh, with its iconic castle, is 1 hour's drive away.

There are 2 restaurants: the elegant Orangery Restaurant and The Bistro, where classic dishes are made from seasonal produce. There is also a large wine cellar.

Located 1 hour from Glasgow, Balbirnie House Hotel boasts bedrooms with Molton Brown toiletries, satellite TV and mineral water. Some have wonderful garden views.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

Balbirnie House Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 8 Jun 2009.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.1)

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish

Free private parking available on-site


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4 reasons to choose Balbirnie House Hotel

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speak English
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Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • Balgonie Castle
    1.8 miles
  • Falkland Palace
    3.8 miles
  • Dysart Harbour
    6 miles
  • Kinross Golf Club
    7.1 miles
  • Hill of Tarvit Mansion
    8 miles
  • Kinross Services M90
    11.3 miles
  • Aberdour Castle
    12.2 miles
Closest airports
  • Dundee Airport
    17.4 miles
  • Edinburgh Airport
    19.9 miles
  • Glasgow Airport
    54.9 miles
How to get to Balbirnie House Hotel from Dundee Airport
    Car
    Free parking is available.
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2 restaurants on site

    The Orangery

    Cuisine: Scottish

    Open for: Dinner

    Balbirnie Bistro

    Cuisine: Scottish, International

    Open for: Lunch, Dinner

Facilities of Balbirnie House Hotel
Bathroom
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Bath
  • Shower
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
Pets
Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.
Activities
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
Media & Technology
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Kid meals
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Electric vehicle charging station
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Babysitting/child services
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Business centre
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • 24-hour security
General
  • Pet bowls
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Allergy-free room
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Lift
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Languages spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Hungarian
  • Polish
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Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

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Check-in

14:00 - 21:00

Check-out

08:00 - 11:00

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 6 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 1 year
Cot upon request
Free
2 years
Cot upon request
Free
Extra bed upon request
£20 per child, per night
3 - 12 years
Extra bed upon request
£20 per child, per night
13+ years
Extra bed upon request
£40 per person, per night

Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the room you choose. Please check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

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Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Pets

Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.

The fine print

Our Orangery Restaurant is open daily serving our famous SEVEN By Balbirnie, 7 course tasting menu. Tables must be booked in advance

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

It is not possible to stay at this property for Coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

The Orangery is closed from Thu 18 Mar 2021 until Tue 31 Aug 2021

Balbirnie Bistro is closed from Thu 18 Mar 2021 until Tue 31 Aug 2021

Legal information

This property is managed by a private host. EU consumer law relating to professional hosts might not apply. Learn more.

FAQs about Balbirnie House Hotel

  • Guests staying at Balbirnie House Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish

  • The prices at Balbirnie House Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Balbirnie House Hotel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Golf course (within 3 km)

  • Balbirnie House Hotel has 2 restaurants:

    • Balbirnie Bistro
    • The Orangery

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Balbirnie House Hotel by:

    • Car 40min

  • Balbirnie House Hotel is 1.2 miles from the centre of Glenrothes.

  • Check-in at Balbirnie House Hotel is from 14:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Yes, Balbirnie House Hotel is popular with guests booking family stays.