Conveniently situated in the west-end of Dundee, The City of Discovery.
Athollbank Guest House (built in 1825) is situated in Thomson Street which lies between the Perth Road and Magdalen Green. We are a short distance from the city centre, which is easily reached by a short walk or by the many bus routes which serve the West-end.
We are ideally situated within easy distance of :
Dundee University main campus (5-10 minute walk)
Abertay University (15 minute walk)
West Park Centre (15 minute walk)
City Square (10-15 minute walk)
Dundee Railway station (15 minute walk - 5 minutes by taxi)
Dundee Bus Station (20 minute walk - 5 to 10 minutes by taxi)
City Airport (less than 1 mile - 10 to 15 minute walk)
We are a short distance from the main bus route which serves Ninewells teaching hospital. By Bus, Ninewells can be reached within 15 minutes.
All our rooms have:-
Tea & Coffee making facilities
Washbasin (towels provided)
Room controlled heating
Freshly laundered towels and sheets
Remote controlled Colour television
Wi-fi Internet access
Irons, Ironing boards, Cots & High chairs are also available upon request.
Our six letting rooms consist of:-
and a Family room - this is a spacious room and has 1 x Double bed and 1 or 2 Single beds.
We have two showers and three toilets available for guests use.
Parking is on street.
is included in the price and consists of:-
Choice of fruit juices
Choice of Cereals
Full cooked Scottish Breakfast (Bacon, Lorne sausage, Fried egg, Hash browns, Baked beans) - all cooked to order.
Toast & Butter with Marmalade/Jam
Tea & Filter Coffee (herbal teas also available)
Selection of Fresh fruit
Alternatives are available including:- scrambled eggs, french toast (scottish version), beans on toast etc.
Childrens Breakfast menu also available.
We also offer Packed Lunches.
We are ideally situated for a variety of Restaurants, Cafes etc.
Within a short distance from the Guest House, you will find:-
Dundee University & West Park Centre,
Duncan of Jordanstone Art College,
Caird Hall (Theatre),
Dundee Repertory Theatre,
Sensation ('only UK science centre devoted to the five bodily senses - great for kids old and young!')
Discovery point (re-discover Captain Scot's famous ship RRS Discovery)
Dundee Comtemporary Arts Centre,
Verdant Works (a working Mill brings to life the story of the Jute industry in the 19th Century),
Overgate & Wellgate Shopping Centres,
plus many more.
Dundee City Centre with its great range of shops and shopping centres (ideal for shopaholics!):-
Overgate Shopping centre:- including Debenhams, Next, Primark, Argos, designer shops, large sports shop, plus many others.
Wellgate Shopping centre.
Also within the city centre:- Marks & Spencer, Thorntons, jewellery stores, many mobile phone outlets, Game, Evans, Boots plus others.
A short distance from City Quay you will find the Gallagher retail park. This has shops such as TK Maxx, Marks & Spencer Food Hall, Mothercare & Matalan.
A little further afield you will find:-
Glamis Castle (childhood home of the Queen Mother),
Scone Palace (once the capital of Scotland as well as the coronation site for Scotlands Kings),
St Andrews Castle and Visitor centre,
Scottish Deer Centre,
Craigtoun Country park,
Arbroath (famous for Arbroath Smokies),
Scotland's many distilleries,
Dundee is ideal for golfers, being located between St Andrews and Carnoustie. Dundee itself also has many golf courses within easy reach. If you would like more details of these, please e-mail us.
We are happy to take bookings from families travelling to Dundee for Graduation days and also those travelling to Dundee on Business.
Dundee is on the East Coast of Scotland with its own airport; flights direct to and from London City. It is also well served by trains and buses.
Situated on Scotland's longest river, The Tay, Dundee has two bridges, the Tay Road Bridge and the Tay Rail Bridge (the rebuilt version following the Tay Bridge Disaster of 1879) and is home to Captain Scott's ship RRS Discovery, and also the Frigate Unicorn.
If you have any questions/queries regarding the Athollbank Guest House or your visit to Dundee, please do not hesitate to contact us.