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Harthill, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a great time the hotel is very friendly and clean, and I would recommend it for a nice relaxing quiet break food was first class and service excellent.The staff couldn't be any more helpfull we were delighted with everything.

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Martin M, General Manager at Glenesk Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for posting this very positive review following your short stay with us. Great to read that you found all our staff helpfull and your great feedback on our high quality of food served will be passed on to my Head Chef and his team. Kind Regards, Martin McIlrath General Manager

Harthill, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Hotel looks good from outside and far better inside. The Staff are attentative and cannot do enough for the customer. If you need anything, just ask. Two spacious lounges with a real fire. Bar and Bar TV lounge with view over the Golf Course. 40 Bedrooms set to a high standard, including ground floor bedrooms. The pool is suitable...

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Martin M, General Manager at Glenesk Hotel, responded to this review

Delighted to receive this great review following your short break with us. Your kind comments with regards to our staff, leisure facilities, lounges , accommodation and the high quality of food you experienced is much appreciated and will be passed on to all the team. Great to read that you intend to return for another break. Kind Regards, Martin McIlrath...

Kinghorn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

stayed here couple of weeks ago for a wedding at a near by castle , amazing staff food fab ,, thank you all so helpful and breakfast was fab,would recommend this little gem of a hotel its got a lovely quaint bar too .

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Martin M, General Manager at Glenesk Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your short stay with us. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and do appreciate your recommendation to other guests. Kind Regards, Martin McIlrath General Manager

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful hotel with exceptional helpful, friendly staff. Beautiful four poster bed in rm 21. So comfy and huge. Husband joked he would have to send me an email in the morning, lol. Dressing gowns and slippers for your use. Slippers you keep. Just in case you have forgotten some toiletries there is a nice supply in your bathroom which included...

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Martin M, General Manager at Glenesk Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your very detailed positive response follwing your break with us here at the Glenesk Hotel. We are pleased to read that you found your accommodation spacious and comfortable. Your great comments on good food and our special 360 Bar with one of the largest selections of Malts, Gins, Whiskys is much appreciated and will be passed on...

Scotland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic weekend. Food was superb...complete with a birthday message on my husband's dessert. The 360 bar had an unbelievable gin and whisky selection. Staff were all friendly and attentive. Pool area good (pool shallow so watch your knees!)

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Martin M, General Manager at Glenesk Hotel, responded to this review

Great to read that you have had a wonderful weekend here at the Glenesk Hotel. We do pride ourselves on attendtion to detail and we will pass on your positive feedback to all our staff. Hopefully you will be able to return soon. Kind Regards, Martin

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice hotel with very friendly staff that continued to give excellent service even after we checked out. The breakfast was really good too (fry up with haggis). Also the bar is great. There is a nice river nearby

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Martin M, General Manager at Glenesk Hotel, responded to this review

Great to receive your positve review following your short stay with us. We do pride ourselves in our special breakfast and your feedback will be passed on to our kitchen team. Our Bar 360 has now got one of the largest malt whisky collections in the UK. We hope that you have an opportunity to return to the Glenesk Hotel...

Montrose, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family meal! Highly recommend this place first time I've been for a few years, clearly had some money spent on it, the food was Great and the service was spot on, newbie Samuel (4days in) was great and very attentive, we benefitted from a free collection and drop off taxi service that they run this meant we could all have...

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Martin M, General Manager at Glenesk Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post this review following your very positive dinner experience with us. Your kind comments will be passed on to Samuel and the Food and Beverage team. We hope it will not be too long before you are planning your next Dinner here at the Glenesk Hotel. Kind Regards, Martin McIlrath General Manager

Oban, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is just fantastic on all scores, the rooms are comfortable, warm and very clean, both the food and hospitalityof the staff are excellent, copliments to the chef, 10 out of 10, its a pleasure to stay and thank you very much team Glenesk

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Martin M, General Manager at Glenesk Hotel, responded to this review

Fantastic to receive your feedback following your short break with us. Scoring 10 out of 10 for your food experience is just the comments we strive to achieve and are pleased that you found your accommodation comfortable. Our team will be made aware of your review. Kind Regards, Martin McIlrath General Manager

Kirriemuir, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just back from a lovely relaxing stay at the Glenesk. First visit. What a breath of fresh air to visit an independent hotel which has retained it's traditional decor and furnishings, and is wonderfully Scottish. Room was very spacious and comfortable with views of the golf course. Large bathroom with big bath and separate shower. The dinner was fantastic. Breakfast...

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Martin M, General Manager at Glenesk Hotel, responded to this review

Great to recieve the wondeful review following your stay with us. Your very positive comments are really appreciated by the whole team here at the Glenesk Hotel. We will make sure all the staff are aware of this and good to read that you will be returning again for your next break. Kind Regards, Martin McIlrath General Manager

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have just returned home after an amazing couple of days at the Glenesk ...our first visit but certainly not our last! The warmth of our greeting at reception was reciprocated throughout the hotel & it would be therefore difficult to single out any one member of staff. They were all so professional,attentive & friendly & went out of their way...

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Great to receive this wonderful response following your short break with us here at the Glenesk Hotel. We will pass on your very positive comments with regards to our accommodation, staff and the high quality of food you experienced during your stay to all our team. We do hope that it will not be too long before you have an...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Close your eyes and think of a hotel that is set in some of Scotland's most spectacular countryside. A hotel that offers traditional four star luxury and that vital ingredient of owner attention. Picture a hotel that is only a short wedge away from a championship golf course, and is within a short drive of such courses as Carnoustie and St. Andrews. Visualise a hotel that offers shooting, fishing, hill walking breaks and golf packages to suit all standards and tastes. Imagine a hotel which boasts fine cuisine, from traditional Scottish breakfasts to a la carte dinners all expertly prepared by our award winning chef. Now, turn these pictures into reality by visiting the Glenesk Hotel in picturesque Edzell. A village famed for its success in Britain in Bloom and is a superb holiday base with a Historic Scottish Castle, folk museum and many tourist attractions. Our well equipped leisure club offers guests free use of the swimming pool, sauna, hot tub, steam room, fitness suite and snooker room. Combine this with the wide range of locally available outdoor pursuits and you'll realise why Glenesk Hotel is the perfect place to get away to it all. Catering for parties between 1 and 200, Glenesk Hotel prides itself on an outstanding reputation and is classed second to none on event and conference management. Whether you come for an overnight stay, a weekend or a two week holiday, you'll always be assured of a warm welcome and will soon see why guests who visit the hotel come back again and again. Numerous distilleries, to name just a few, Fettercairn and Glencadam offer tours to our guests. 4 star Visit Scotland Glenesk Hotel is ideal for shooting, fishing and hill walking breaks in spectacular countryside just 45 minutes drive from Aberdeen or Dundee airports. For convenience of our guests we offer transfer service to and from many destinations. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Glenesk Hotel

Address: High Street, Edzell, Brechin DD9 7TF, Scotland (Formerly The Glenesk Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Angus > Brechin > Edzell
Price Range: $175 - $228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Glenesk Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 38
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