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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been before around 3 years ago & it was excellent. Went with family again for birthday meal and had sizzling chilli prawns for a starter which were basically served in a puddle of microwaved butter mixed with slivers of chilli. Dish was overcooked & tasteless. Main was a sirloin that I think was done on a flamegrill. Whoever thought a...

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sguy23, Manager at The Gilvenbank Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there, you are absolutely right the business has undergone some changes in recent times though none of those changes have impacted the dishes you mention - there are still changes to be made especially in terms of equipment, staff and training - please feel free to email me direct on: manager@gilvenbankhotel.co.uk and I will respond to you more directly...

Glenrothes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Had lunch with 20 friends for a 60th birthday , meal was delicious with a good gluten free choice after discussing with table service . Staff were professional and attentive . Only disappointment was the ice cream sundae that my wife had .

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2016

A tidy, friendly, welcoming hotel. The restaurant was very busy and the food was excellent with the Las Vegas burger a must for the hungry traveller. Breakfast was as very good as you can order what you want with the popular choice being the full Scottish breakfast. The hotel location is away from the main road so very peaceful and...

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Newtownards, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed from Saturday to Monday as the wedding was on Sunday. Had evening meal which was reasonable prices and of good quality. On checking in found out there is no lift and only one disabled room. Service was good all around. Good choice of breakfast dishes. Rooms clean and the most powerful shower I ever encountered. It was £120 for...

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Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We both ordered bruschetta for starters and macaroni cheese for main Bruschetta was cheap garlic bread toasted on one side with a minuscule amount of cheese melted in the middle topped with three cherry tomatoes!!! - poor effort by kitchen but edible. Macaroni cheese arrived and the sauce it was served in was so thin I genuinely could have drank...

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Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

The hotel was to a good standard, the restaurant was not value for money as the food was over priced and sometimes over cooked, every member of staff was friendly and very helpful but the wasps where a major problem inside and outside the hotel which was awful, pest control was definitely required.

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Thank Baxter79A
Glenrothes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 September 2016

5 of us went there for a meal the food was very good plenty of choice even for my son who is a really fussy eater. the menu for the kids was one they could color in and the unlimited top ups with the juice for them was great.well recommended and the prices were great as well.

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Carluke, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2016

not bad value and very reasonable. we were there for one night as my daughter was doing a parachute jump the next morning. the staff were friendly and helpful. it was fairly easy to find and close to where we were going. not my normal choice but was ok

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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Gilvenbank Hotel on 19/08 for a wedding we were attending there. We arrived at the hotel about half two and after putting our belongings into our room went down to the bar area for a drink. It was well laid out with a restaurant area at the top of the room with the bar/lounge area further...

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Cumbernauld
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I spent a night in this hotel whilst attending a wedding nearby. Wasn't sure about booking here as I had never visited the hotel before but it was recommended by a member of my family and I was very pleased with the standard. Glad I took the up the suggestion. The only fault I could come up with was the...

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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Gilvenbank Hotel
Gilvenbank Hotel
Cuisines: Bar, British, Scottish, International
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service

Additional Information about The Gilvenbank Hotel

Address: Huntsmans Road, Glenrothes KY7 6RA, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Fife > Glenrothes
Price Range: ₹ 5,363 - ₹ 7,065 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Gilvenbank Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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“Was not staying”
 of 5 bubbles mathew_king, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with Juliet balcony have full length windows that open fully for better ventilation.”
 of 5 bubbles Shiny8163, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“A room overlooking the car park presents noise, and rooms at the rear have no outlook but are a lot quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles ToonbarmyDurham, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Can't comment on the rooms, as only ever eat there!”
 of 5 bubbles oliverudge77, 30 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room which is not above the function suite or over the patio area where smokers gather and make lots of noise.”
 of 5 bubbles 681CarolG, 12 Aug 2015 | Read review
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