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The Romantics

Angus, Dundee

From the outside, The Romantics looks like something out of a 19th Century romantic novel. Inside, it’s just like a modern boutique hotel.

It’s your totally, utterly, romantic love nest. A cocoon of five-star luxury.

You’ll find everything you need for a truly memorable getaway - and more. The wish-list extras? A hot tub and sauna you don’t have to share. 

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Minimum 1 night stay for this date.

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Highlights

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A boutique bedroom

Chic, sophisticated and seductive – everything a grown-up bedroom should be. There’s even a double rolltop bath at the foot of the bed.

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A hot tub just for you

Let the bubbles caress away your cares. No need to pack a swimsuit – there's no-one else for miles. 

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Dog friendly

Farmland, country trails and freedom to roam. If you don’t bring your four-legged friend, you’ll almost certainly wish you had.

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Music inside and out

Romantic soundtrack at the ready – the Romantics is set up for musi throughout. Even in the garden.

Facilities

  • Super king size bed
  • Sauna
  • Robes
  • Hairdryer
  • Cocktail bar
  • Coffee machine
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge and freezer
  • Music throughout
  • Microwave
  • Washer dryer
  • Iron & ironing board
  • TV with Sky Sports and Movies
  • DVD player
  • Pets welcome
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Deck
  • Double hammock
  • Sun loungers
  • Enclosed garden
  • BBQ
  • Day bed
  • Private parking
  • Wood burning stove
  • Double bath
  • Shower
  • Towels

Location

Address

Balkello Farm,
Auchterhouse, Angus, Dundee
DD3 0RA

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Beyond the Hideaway

Eat, drink and explore the best of the area. Here’s our best of Dundee, Angus and Fife – including some ideas even the guidebooks don’t know about.

Romantic picnic spot: The Sidlaw Hills

These hills are part of our farm and have some of the best views in the area. From the top, you can see all the way to the Cairngorms and the River Tay. Enjoy a gentle walk up the hillside - we'll meet you at the top with your picnic feast.

Day out: St Andrews

This iconic Scottish town is famous for its world-class golf courses, but that's not the only reason we love it. You can also stroll along miles of sands, visit the castle ruins, browse the boutique shops and sample some of Scotland's finest produce.

Night out: Dundee

Dundee, just fifteen minutes from your Hideaway, is a small, vibrant city with a lot going on. Discover its thriving arts scene and treat yourselves to a delicious dinner for two. Then while away the evening with local craft beer or your favourite cocktails, before returning to your Hideaway for a midnight hot tub.

Beach: Lunan Bay
We adore this beach, with its miles of white sand, dramatic cliffs and crashing waves. We always stop at Arbroath on the way back to pick up some of the town’s famous Smokies (smoked haddock) for dinner.

Long walk (and pub lunch): Corrie Fee
Just 30 minutes’ drive away are the Five Angus Glens which lie within the Cairngorms National Park - an area of outstanding natural beauty. Enjoy the scenic drive on single track roads up Glen Clova and then walk to Corrie Fee, a truly dramatic location to visit, carved out by a glacier during the Ice Age. The food at the Glen Clova Hotel is more than worth the walk.

Getting here
From your Hideaway, you’ll feel like there’s nothing but rolling hills and barley fields for miles. When in fact, we’re surprisingly close to Dundee.

By plane
Dundee Airport: 15 mins
Edinburgh Airport: 1 hr 15 mins

By train
Dundee Station: 15 mins

By car
Sat nav doesn’t always find us, so we’ll send you full driving details when you book.

By helicopter
Land right next to your hideaway

 

Reviews

‘Absolutely gorgeous! Nothing quite like drinking champagne in the cosy hot tub under a sky full of stars – total bliss!’

‘An ideal setting to be lost in one another.’

‘Incredible place! What a gorgeous, indulgent little cottage to spend our wedding anniversary.’

‘Thanks so much to Caroline, Stephanie & team for making our break so special. Total peace enjoying birdsong whilst relaxing in the tub. Simply perfect!’

Booking with Us

Payment
Choose from two rates:

Flexible - Booking more than six weeks ahead? Secure your Hideaway with a 25% deposit, and get free cancellation until you pay the balance (we’ll automatically take this six weeks before your stay).

Advanced purchase - Get the best deal by paying the full, non-refundable price today.

  • No card charges: we never charge you extra to pay by credit or debit card
  • No date restrictions: start your visit any day of the week
  • Essentials included: the cost of your Hideaway includes electricity, heating, logs, towels, robes, linen and Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary transfers: staying three nights or more? We’ll collect you from the train station or airport

Check in from 4pm – so we can make sure everything’s perfect for your arrival
Check out until 11am – if you need extra time, just select the ‘24-hour stay’ upgrade when you book

24-hour packages
Check in from 2pm
 – to help you make the most of your stay
Check out until 2pm – so you get a full 24 hours together

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