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Leannan Boathouse

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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good45%
  • Average0%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
  • 6 Aug. 2017
    “Charming house on a pond, well-equipped”
  • 9 Jan. 2013
    “Fantastic Romantic Bolthole for Couples”
Forbes of Kingennie Drive Kingennie, Dundee DD5 3RD Scotland See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Hot Tub
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

The two-floor house is well-equipped (also with little laminated bits of information everywhere telling you how everything works) and the balcony above and the terrace below facing the pond are very pleasant. I hadn't realized that the house was part of a golf resort, but...More

Thank Tracy M
Response from Kingennie, Manager at Leannan BoathouseResponded 8 August 2017

Hello Tracy, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your stay with us. We are pleased that you found the Leannan Boathouse to be well-equipped and that you enjoyed your stay with us. Please come and visit us again soon. With...More

Reviewed 9 January 2013

The boathouse really is a one off! A unique luxury hideaway for couples, located right on the water’s edge. This stylish conversion of a Victorian boathouse offers luxury waterside accommodation for two in the rolling Angus countryside near Dundee. The former boathouse, built in 1855,...More

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Response from Kingennie, General Manager at Leannan BoathouseResponded 17 January 2013

Thank you so much for your recent review. We are delighted to hear your comments and hope to welcome you back to the Leannan Boathouse soon.

Reviewed 28 January 2012

when we married at forbes of kingennie, we had the pleasure of having an overnight stay in the leannan boathouse. it is set in a beautiful location and nice and secluded. the lodge itself was very clean and with it being october it was nice...More

1  Thank GLindsay
Response from Kingennie, Manager at Leannan BoathouseResponded 12 October 2014

Thank you for your review of your stay in our Leannan Boathouse. Belated congratulations on your wedding. I am thrilled to hear that you had a lovely time during your stay with us. I look forward to welcoming you back soon. With thanks, Kingennie Management...More

Reviewed 5 December 2011

After a little bit of confusion (blame the sat nav) about the location, we were quickly checked in by the friendly team at Reception and given plenty of information to help with our stay. Our first impression of the Boathouse was extremely positive. While it's...More

Thank 1979la
Response from Kingennie, Manager at Leannan BoathouseResponded 12 October 2014

Thank you for your review of your stay in the Leannan Boathouse. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We do offer user booklets on each device in the lodge, these are found in the cupboard and a master copy...More

Reviewed 21 September 2011

My husband and I enjoyed a stay at the Leannan Lodge recently and apart from the torrential lane it was just the break we needed. The high standard of all the fittings and furishings, the sumptuous bed and fabulous Jacuzzi made it feel like we...More

Thank Gayenah B
Response from Kingennie, Manager at Leannan BoathouseResponded 12 October 2014

Dear Gayenah, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your stay in our Leannan Boathouse. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your break with us and that you thought highly of the Leannan. We have a great team here,...More

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Charming, romantic and lavishly furnished, this idyllic waterside hideaway offers a high standard of accommodation for the ultimate in relaxation. The former boat house, built in 1855, has been restored to ...More provide the perfect luxury holiday villa retreat in Scotland and is particularly suitable for honeymoons and special occasions. Sitting in a beautiful spot on the water’s edge, in rolling Angus countryside near Dundee, balconies off the Boat House's lounge and master bedroom offer beautiful views over the mature woodland and fishing ponds. Inside, the traditional merges harmoniously with the contemporary, with the lounge featuring stone-clad walls as well as a plasma screen digital TV, DVD library available from reception and top of the range stereo. The master bedroom features, as all luxury cottages in Scotland should, a specially designed bed and en-suite bathroom with Jacuzzi bath. The Leannan Boathouse is part of Forbes of Kingennie Country Resort. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Golf Course
Hot Tub
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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USD 135 - USD 210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Leannan Boathouse Dundee, Scotland
United Kingdom > Scotland > Dundee
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"the leannan is perfect for couples wanting to get away together for a quiet weekend."
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