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It is wonderful to get feedback from our guests.  Our guests live in the apartment and are able to tell us what they liked and how we can make their stay even more enjoyable.  So please forward your thoughts, even if you haven't stayed at Oakbank yet and have just visited our website; tell us what you think!

Comments of past guests

2013

Another wonderful relaxing stay, weather fabulous for celebrating my birthday lol xx
D & S, Leven, Fife, November 2013

First Class apartment, would recommend it to anyone.
L & B, Seghill & Berwick, November 2013

Great stay, lovely accommodation, ideal for fellas.  See you next year!
R Party.  Staffordshire, September 2013

Beautiful flat.  We so enjoyed being here, "we will be back".
Mrs D, Hanna, Canada, September 2013

Beautiful flat, nestled into a unique little town!!  Loved it........
Mr & Mrs McR, Fort St John, Canada, September 2013

We have never seen such a well-equipped holiday flat!
N Family, Bad Wiessee, Germany, August 2013

Had great weather, still excellent apartment.  Hope to come back again in the not to distant future.
G Family, Hertfordshire, August 2013

Very charming apartment.  We have had a great time.  Very kind people in Edzell and in all Scotland.  Love to be back next year.  (Wonderful summer weather!!)
S Family, Trujillo, Spain, August 2013

Lovely flat, everything we needed.  High chair, cot etc for our grandson.  We had great weather too!  Would love to come back.
Mr & Mrs R, Elgin, July 2013

Beautiful apartment, more than we expected, we will come back and recommend to friends and family!!!
M & A, Lake of Constance, Germany, June 2013

We were so lucky that we were invited by our friends to stay in Oakbank.  It was our first visit to Edzell.  Beautiful apartment. Cosy and well equipped.  We had a very pleasant stay.  Maybe next year again?
Mr & Mrs v W, Netherlands, May 2013

Lovely clean, comfortable accommodation, would recommend to others!
D Family, Portmahomack, May 2013

Had a super week in this lovely part of the world.  Flat extremely comfortable and well appointed.
Macl Family, Nethy Bridge, April 2013

Beautiful flat - extremely comfortable!
Two couples, Glasgow & Edinburgh, April 2013

Amazing flat, had everything we needed, proper home from home.
L Family, Wiltshire, March 2013

A beautifully appointed flat.  All of the highest standard.
Mr F, Yorkshire, March 2013

Great!  Granny's 90th birthday was fabulous!
Mrs F, Largs, March 2013

Couldn't have wished for a better place.  Without doubt the best self-catering facility we have been in.  (Hope you can organise better weather next time!!)
Mr & Mrs McK, Gourock, March 2013

Was weer super hier te wezen.  Misschien weer tot volgend jaar.
Dhr V, Driebergen, Nederland.  February 2013

2012

A lovely placed and well equiped.
McT Family, Aberdeenshire.  January 2012

Fab stay, great company lots of laughs.
Friends from Cupar.  February 2012

Fantastic flat, Edzell lovely, great wee hol!
Two couples from Paisley & Inverness.  February 2012

Apartment fab - village people very friendly & helpful.  Edzell Castle a must for visitors. Delicious desserts in Panmure Arms Hotel.  A very enjoyable holiday for all!
Y Family, Edinburgh.  March 2012

Thank you for everything.  We had a fantastic time in Edzell.  Your apartment was great.  Everything was perfect.  Please thank the baker across the street.  She made a wonderful birthday cake for our daughters 18th birthday.  "Cheers" to you and your great city and country.
P Family, Louisville, North Carolina, USA.  April 2012

What can we say! Another fantastic stay at beautiful Oakbank, our "home awa fae hame".  The weather was not too cooperative this time, but it didn't matter, we enjoyed Oakbank.  Everything was wonderful, as always.  Don't change a thing!  We'll be back in 2014 hopefully for 3 weeks this time.  We'll be emailing when we get home.  Your hospitality is overwhelming.
Mr & Mrs P, Florida, USA.  May 2012

We heard from F & C how wonderful Oakbank was and it sure is.  We have enjoyed our days here at Oakbank and in Scotland.  The apartment had everything we needed and the beds are the most comfortable we have slept in, away from home. Your apartment couldn't be better and your country is just beautiful.  Our weather wasn't great, but it didn't stop us from doing and seeing all the things we planned to do.
Mr & Mrs A, Florida, USA.  May 2012

Good all round!  Our second stay, we will be back in October.
Fishermen from Newcastle.  May 2012

We had a great time here in Scotland + your flat was ideal for us.  We'll definitely be back!  Thank you!
W Family, New Orleans, USA.  May 2012

Oakbank is truly wonderful place to stay.  It has been great to catch up with you and the boys.  We have thoroughly enjoyed our trips to Royal Deeside, Balmoral, Glamis Castle, Dunottar Castle, Edinburgh and the Royal Yacht Brittania.  Thank you for showing us all those scenic roads through the glens, for your patience when we needed to stop and for giving M a golf filled week......see you soon!
Mr & Mrs W, London.  June 2012

Thank you for all the thoughtful touches and for the stay in your comfortable and well equipped flat.  We've had a wonderful holiday.  If any further visitors would like to go to a great sandy beach,  we would thoroughly recommend Lunnan Bay.
Mr & Mrs S, Reading.  June 2012

A very nice flat & a good little town.  Weather not bad.
Mr & Mrs H, Stirling.  June 2012

Our 2nd stay at Oakbank, love it!  The flat is so nice, so cozy & everything you need or want.  The weather was bad, rain every day, but we did everything we planned, and how nice to come home and relax and enjoy the comfort of your home.  Thank you so much for your welcome and for sharing your home with us.  Hope to be back.
Mr & Mrs McG, Spartanburg, South Carolina, USA.  June 2012

Fabulous apartment.  great village & very friendly locals.  Hope to be back soon!
D & G Families, Edinburgh.  July 2012

Came for a diamond wedding anniversary party.  perfect base.  Lovely apartment - enjoyed our stay!
R & M Families, West Sussex.  July 2012

Fantastic immaculate apartment.  Weather warm & sunny too!  Hope to be back soon!
Carluke, August 2012

The weather was not too bad with only 1 really bad day.  The apartment is lovely with everything you need.  We enjoyed our stay and the surrounding area is worth seeing.  Edzell Castle worth viewing as was Glamis, will come again.
G Family, Cork, Ireland.  August 2012

Lovely weather, good apartment & good golf.  edzell is a very good base for walking + sight seeing.  We had a lovely holiday.
Mr & Mrs R, Glasgow,  September 2012

Apartment was perfect, we will hopefully be back next year, thank you!
Pontefract, West Yorkshire.  September 2012

1st night, worst weather in 30 years, a tree came down in the garden and took out the phone and internet.  After that little or no connection to the world. Came to play a lot of golf and did.  Beautiful apartment and fantastic golf courses.  Good luck!
F & A Families, Iceland & Luxembourg.  September 2012

Excellent apartment.  Many thanks for sorting faulty internet connection so promptly.
K Family, Oswestry, Shropshire.  October 2012

Had a wonderful time celebrating birthday, weather and apartment fantastic, see you again soon. xxx
D & S, St Andrews.  November 2012

Well thought out & comfortable apartment.  Thank you for the little extras.  Soo brilliant!
Mr & Mrs P, South Wales.  November 2012

Beautiful apartment.  Thank you for the lovely bread + jams!  Will definitely be back again with the children next time.  New pictures on the website needed, current ones don't do the beautiful apartment justice.
December 2012

fabulous flat.  Felt at home straight away.  Very cozy! x
B Family, Perth, Western Australia.  December 2012

Couldn't have been more comfortable.  perfect winter retreat.  Hamper & Christmas tree / decorations a very nice touch and added to the homely feel.  Only thing missing - a cork screw.  Will definitely return to this wonderful rental.  Thank you!
F Family, The Hague, The Netherlands.  December 2012

2011

Another fantastic week at Oakbank, see you next year!
E Family, Surrey.  November 2011

Apartment top class, very clean, recommended.
'Fighting Fishing Irish', Munster, Ireland.  October 2011

Great house.  Needs a chest freezer for fish.  Gregor needs to retire and take-up fishing and golf full time.  Great to meet you!
Mr McC & Co, Fishermen, Kent.  October 2011

Good, Well Kept, Comfy!  "We'll be back"
Fishermen, Newcastle.  September 2011

Had a great time, really comfortable flat.  Edzell is a nice friendly place, wouldn't change a thing!
Mr & Mrs B, Udny, Aberdeenshire.  September 2011

Great location, super accommodation, well pleased!
Mr & Mrs W, Staffordshire.  September 2011

Nice decorative touches everywhere!  Very comfortable like home away from home.  Check out Shakkin' Brig walk.
Y Family, Seattle, USA.  August 2011

Lovely apartment, great place, very relaxing.
C Family, Middlesex.  August 2011

Really enjoyed our stay, beautiful flat.  Had everything we needed for a very pleasant stay.  Thank you!
Fam. M, Pembrokeshire, Wales.  August 2011

Beautiful apartment - allowed us to be relaxed and entertain family in the area - thank you!
Mr & Mrs D, Baltimore, USA.  August 2011

We had a lovely time here, super nice apartment, wonderful village, we enjoyed our stay here!
Family B, Dresden, Germany.  July 2011
 
Wonderful.  Pleasant Shops.  Keeps us very happy.
Mr & Mrs S, Lancashire & Black Isle.  July 2011
 
Wir fuhlten uns in Oakbank und Edzell sehr wohl!
Mr & Mrs H, Dresden, Germany.  June 2011
 
Beautiful apartment, great location, wonderful time here!
Mr & Mrs W, Seattle, USA.  May 2011 
 
Love the home atmosphere.  Couldn't have stayed at a nicer place.
Mr A, Sacramento, California, USA.  April 2011
 
Had a great time, will be back 100%.
Family from Dundee.  April 2011
 
We all had an excellent holiday with lots of fun and the house is perfect, will be back xx.
Friends from St. Andrews, Fife.  March 2011
 
Lovely holiday.  Boys loved going back to the PS games of their childhood.
Friends from Cupar, Fife.  February 2011
 
Had a great time! Splendid!
Mr V & co, Zutphen, The Netherlands.  February 2011
 
2010
 
Excellent!  House has everything and of a very high standard.
Mr & Mrs D, Mr & Mrs A, Tranent, East Lothian.  November 2010
 
Excellent - Will be back!
Friends from Cupar, Fife.  November 2010
 
Our second visit here - apartment even better than remembered!  Lovely holiday!
H Family, Gullane.  October 2010
 
Lovely place!  Weather fairly kind.  Brilliant week.  We'll be back!
Mr & Mrs P, Mr & Mrs A, Leicester.  October 2010
 
We had a wonderful time.  House is lovely!
H's et al, Reading.  September 2010
 
We came just to catch fish.  It wasn't a fact, just a wish.  We only caught one and it weighed a ton.  The apartment was ever so swish!
Mr & Mrs P, Preston.  September 2010
 
Flat more than we expected!  A very enjoyable stay.  As Oakbank was my choice I was delighted when our friends found it just as wonderful as I did.  many thanks for all your help.  We will be back - with fish this time!
Mr & Mrs W, Preston.  September 2010
 
A very enjoyable visit in wonderful accommodation.  We shall certainly come back.
S Family, N. Wales & Norfolk.  September 2010
 
We had a lovely stay.  Wonderful apartment, very luxurious and comfortable.
B Family, Harbrinkhoek, Netherlands.  August 2010 
 
One of the best we've ever rented!
P Family, Italy.  August 2010
 
Another great stay!  Third visit from our side!  Real home feeling!
Another pleasant stay!  My second visit here.
Third consecutive year and another great visit.  Thanks!
Group of Geocachers, Gotenborg, Sweden.  August 2010 
 
FANTASTIC!  We loved everything here.  Hope to be back in 2012!  Thank you!
M Family & co.  London, Yeovil & Perkasie PA, USA.  July 2010
 
Again, it was a great stay!  Everybody thrilled and fully set-up to return........
Mr & Mrs K & co.  Netherlands.  July 2010
 
Brilliant rental cottage, so well equipped & spacious - a great base for our wedding.  A lovely time was had by all - thank you!
P Family.  Aberdeen.  June 2010
 
House beautiful.  Have enjoyed our stay very much - have revisited old haunts & found some new.  Would definitely come again.  Thank you.
H Family.  Gullane.  June 2010
 
Very comfortable and a great base.  Thank you.
C Family, London & Braidwood, WSW Australia.  June 2010
 
We love staying here.  Modern great place, comfort and cozy!
Mr & Mrs P, Florida, USA.  May 2010
 
Wonderful stay, great location! Fantastic house, would stay again.  Thank you.
J & M Families, Edinburgh.  May 2010
 
Had a lovely stay, very beautiful house. Would definitely stay again. xx
F.D., Aberdeen.  May 2010
 
Oakbank in Edzell was THE perfect place to position ourselves for a week of genealogical research of my maternal family.  The accommodations were top-notch exceeding our expectations beyond the descriptions of the OAKBANK website.  Many thanks - we'll be back!
Mr & Mrs L, Vancouver, Canada.  April 2010
 
Lovely time in beautiful flat - again.  This time for Alice's 80th!
Mr & Mrs McD, Edinburgh.  March 2010
 
We had another lovely stay and will be back for our 5th visit!  We love coming here.  Thanks!
L & V, Cupar & Cumbernauld.  March 2010.
 
We had a great break.  Property very high standard and everything is here.  Thank you!
Fam. L, Fife.  February 2010.
 
2009
 
Superb holiday accomodation.  Coldest winter for years but we were as warm as toast!  Had a great holiday!
3 Couples from Central Scotland.  Hogmanay 2009.
 
Lovely flat, welcoming and warm. 10/10 to the joiner and plumber for their workmanship.
Mr & Mrs H, Glasgow.  November 2009.
 
Everything was wonderful, truly felt like a home away from home.  Glad we got a chance to meet you.  We will be staying here again next year.  Thanks for everything and take care.
Mr & Mrs McG, Spartanburg, South Carolina, USA.  October 2009.
 
A wonderful holiday in a wonderful part of the country.  Full of memories of my husband and myself.  He was stationed at Edzell RAF, where we met 60 years ago.  Accomodation first class and much appreciated.  Thank you so much.
Fam. B, Leeds.  October 2009.
 
Fabulous break, the flat just perfect.  Thanks.
Fam. G, Glasgow.  September 2009.
 
Truly a home away from home.  Awesome!!
Mrs W, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.  September 2009.
 
Your apartment is wonderful - modern, clean and has everything.  Thank you for also being very child friendly.  We would certainly recommend and come back.
Fam. G, St. Albans.  September 2009.
 
Lovely flat.  Good spot to get to lots of places.  Tuck-Inn- great!  Hope to come again.
Fam. S, Yorkshire.  August 2009.
 
Once again a fantastic stay!  Pleased to say we did not break a single thing!
Mrs F, Cupar.  August 2009.
 
Second visit and for sure not the last.  Outstanding!  A perfect stay after a wet walking day with real home conditions.
Group of Geocachers, Sweden.  July 2009.
 
Had a good time.  Lovely house - thank you!
Mrs M, Northern Ireland.  July 2009
 
This is a very nice flat - many thanks!  We had just a short time but maybe will visit again next year.
Germany. June 2009
 
Again we have had wonderful weather.  We are proud to have conquered Mount Keen in 5hrs en hoping to break 80 on the golf course next time!
Mr & Mrs K, Netherlands. May 2009
 
This is the place to be - far away from the crowds and near enough for all the nice golf courses to play!
Mr & Mrs D, Netherlands. May 2009
 
Once again a truly memorable stay.  Oakbank was our 'home away from home' once again.  Everything was fabulous as usual.  We hated to leave.  Thank you for your kindness & letting us share in the wonderful ambience & comfort that is Oakbank.  We will be back next year!
Mr & Mrs P, Florida. May 2009
 
The flat is superb and very child friendly - our two grandsons, 2 yrs and 9 months, had a great time - thanks for the toys.  it was well worth the 10 hour drive.  We have already recommended you to friends at the wedding and sung your praises in the village.  
Mr & Mrs R, Dorset. May 2009
 
Excellent accommodation.  Thank you.
F Family, Nottingham. April 2009
 
Our third visit!  Introduced a couple of friends to this lovely house.  Very impressed! Mr & Mrs McD, Edinburgh. April 2009
 
Our 2nd visit here.  Once again delighted with the flat and weather - great!
D Family, Eaglesham.  April 2009. 
 
Enjoyed the luxury of so much space in the beautiful apartment - will be back!
Mrs T & Mrs F, Cupar & Cumbernauld.  February 2009
 
Just arrived, looks great, loving the log fire!  What a beautiful home, a lot of same style and feel of our home.  Definitely will return again.  Tuck-Inn great ice-cream!
Mr & Mrs McK, Angus. February 2009
 
Thank you for a fantastic stay.  The flat was perfect.  I will definitely be back again with the whole family next time.
Mrs F, England.  February 2009
 
2008
 
Once again my 'home away from home' was magnificent.  There is nowhere else I would consider staying other than Oakbank.
Mrs P, Florida, USA.  November 2008
 
This was our first time being in Scotland and it won't be the last one.  We have had a wonderful week.  Our highlights: Dunnotar Castle, Fettercairn Whisky and ofcourse the flat itself!  Thank you so much!
B Family, Bonn, Germany.  October 2008
 
We had a wonderful stay in your fantastic flat.  Thank you so much.
K Family, Scotland.  September 2008
 
Best place in Scotland to stay!!  Easy living at its best!

Mr & Mrs P, Florida, USA.  August/Sept 2008

 

Very nice flat!  Wonderful country!

M Family, France.  August 2008

 

This was a perfect 'retreat' for us, beautifully furnished and perfect for families.

G Family, Edinburgh.  August 2008

 

This was an excellent house with almost everything a typical Swedish house contains.  The only thing that was missing was an "osthyvel".  We have been here for a week geocaching around in the countryside.

A P, Sweden.  July 2008

 

Fantastic place with all facilities needed!  Weather has been "Scottish" with sun, rain and fog.  We would love to be back another time to visit the glens again.  We had a great time here!! Thanks!!!

J & A W, Sweden.  July 2008

 

Thank you so much.  We have had a wonderful week.  Lovely flat to base ourselves in and great village.  Weather was great and the hills are so peaceful.  Hope you will have us back sometime.

H Family, Reading.  July 2008

 

Had a great time, lovely place!  Would love to come back and enjoy some more!  Thanks!

S Family.  June 2008

 

Another lovely visit to Edzell.  Good food in Tuck-Inn and the Retreat.  Nice walks around surrounding area.

M & B McD, Edinburgh.  June 2008

 

Excellent flat - best holiday accommodation we have been in.  Food in all cafe's and restaurants within easy distance extremely good!

J & B McD, Edinburgh.  June 2008

 

We all did: walking, golfing, bird watching and enjoyed the place!

K Family, Netherlands.  May/June 2008

 

Lovely time in a lovely place.  Dad visited his old bedroom from 65 years ago!  (Thank you Amelia @#27).  Wish we had more time - maybe next trip!

M Family, Vancouver Island, Canada.  May 2008

 

Best presented property we've been in!  had a lovely break, very comfortable, well thought through flat.  Kitchen was a pleasure to cook in and for meals out would recommend Panmure Arms Hotel.

B & M McD, Edinburgh.  May 2008

 

Fantastic modern well thought out flat.  We'll recommend to others and will definitely be back!

D Family, Eaglesham.  April 2008

 

Very child friendly & practical apartment.  We can see that a lot of thought has been put into the apartment.  A lovely place we are going to come back to.

H Family, Norway.  March 2008

 

We were delighted by this nice, comfortable and clean flat.  Many thanks!

B. Hunting group - Belgium.  January 2008

 

2007

 

Lovely flat, very well equiped! Had a great 'soggy' New Year!

C Family, Edinburgh. December 2007

 

Thank you very much for this comfortable place!  We enjoyed it!

Hunting Group, North Sea/Germany.  October 2007

 

Fantastic flat - absolute heaven! Great golf & some sunshine! Thanx!

Golf group, Spain, Edinburgh, Liverpool, Cambridge, London & Perth. September 2007

 

Fabulous apartment, Amazing Golf course, Beautiful weather. "Perfect".

H Family, Co. Durham. August 2007

 

Fantastic apartment. We had a brilliant time. Thank you!

T Family, Chessington, Surrey. July 2007

 

We love the apartment and Scotland. Hope to come back. Thanks for everything!

R Family, Alberta, Canada. July 2007

 

We were honoured to be the first guests! Great place!

Mr & Mrs K, Netherlands. June 2007

 

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