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Ladywell House

Ladywell House from the north
25 reviews
Ladywell House from the north
view from the front door
Floor Plan
Drawing room
tv room
Kitchen with AGA
Dining Room
Dining Room
Shand Kydd bedroom
Shand Kydd bathroom
Palace bedroom
Diana's bedroom....decorated for her.
Lomond bedroom
Mezzanine landing
Family bathroom
Mezzanine bathroom
Harry bedroom
Top floor family bathroom
Wills' bedroom
Large garden
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6 Bedrooms , 5 Bathrooms , Sleeps 14
Falkland, Fife, Scotland

An historic and elegant Country House on the edge of Falkland in Fife, this is the perfect base for Central Scotland. The house is a former manse, built in 1806, and was, until her death, the home of Frances Shand Kydd, mother of the late Diana, Princess of Wales. Visited by Diana and her sons, Princes William and Harry, the house is steeped in Royal History.

It is set within an acre of stunning walled garden and surrounded by hundreds of acres of famland. Beautiful views from every window, and tranquility make this a most comfortable 'home from home'. Complete with terrace, BBQ and large garden, it is perfect for families and groups.

The house is large, and suitable for groups of up to 12 adults and 2 kids, with 6 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms and a downstairs loo, and 5 public rooms. We are within 40 minutes of Edinburgh, D...
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Listing #FKN3772731
About the Owner
Duncan H
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
I live with my children in the converted steading at the back of the property and am there most of the time. You are free to call or text me for help and instructions at any time.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ladywell house is a beautiful old house a couple of minutes walk from Falkland village. We went there with 8 adults and 4 youf children to celebrate my father in laws 60th Birthday. There was plenty of room in the house and the views were...More

Thank Neil J
Duncan H, VR Owner at Ladywell House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks, Neil, and delighted that the house and area were perfect for your trip and celebrations; the weather was perfect too!! Take care and do come back again. Duncan

Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful house! Our time at Ladywell House was amazing! It had so much charm and felt like a home away from home! All the rooms seemed so grand and the whole house seemed to be taken with such care. We had our wedding in...More

Thank aealdeguer
Duncan H, VR Owner at Ladywell House, responded to this reviewResponded November 12, 2017

Delighted that the 'Big Day' went so well, and that the house was perfect for your party. We do hope that you will find an excuse to come again, and wish you all the very best for your life together!! Best wishes. Duncan

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Reviewed September 30, 2017

Lovely house in the fife countryside. Great sized kitchen table and dinning room table. Good base for exploring the area. Rooms all of great size and plenty of bathrooms so no queues in the morning. Garden was well maintained and nice and enclosed for the...More

Thank heathertannahill
Duncan H, VR Owner at Ladywell House, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2017

So many thanks for the positive review and kind words about the house and the facilities. Sorry about the confusion during our telephone call at 10pm on Saturday...it was I who was in the South, in Drury Lane in London, and I never questioned where...More

  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (14)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(3)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (14)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(7)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Suitable for up to 12 adults and 2 children, and with 3 kingsize beds and 8 single beds (one a pull-out). Pets by arrangement, please enquire.
    3 Full baths
    2 Showers
    3 Kings
    7 Twins
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16 Aug 2018 -
20 Aug 2018
3 nights
21 Aug 2018 -
5 Sep 2018
7 nights
6 Sep 2018 -
19 Dec 2018
3 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Canadian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: C$419 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Shorter stays available from time to time - please let me know your plans, number of guests (children and adults) and we will do our best to accommodate you.
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About the neighbourhood
Within 40 minutes of Perth, Dundee, Edinburgh and St Andrews, we are close to dozens of castles, visitor attractions and places of interest. We are within 30 miles of more than 50 golf-courses. within 5 minutes of Markinch railway station, and 10 minutes walk of the middle of Falkland.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Edinburgh: 29.0 km
Railway: markinch: 4.8 km
Ferry: rosyth: 23.0 km
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 19.0 km.
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