Forbes of Kingennie

Forbes of Kingennie

Country Resort


Choose Forbes of Kingennie Country Resort for a Corporate venue with a difference. Escape the hustle and bustle of city life with our countryside hideaway only 6 miles from Dundee with first class corporate facilities, exceptional service and superior meeting rooms with remarkable views over the Scottish countryside.

Forbes of Kingennie's versatile meeting and conference facilities provide the ideal solution for small and large business events, corporate away days, team-building and motivational sessions, incentive trips, corporate golf and fishing days.

We can also provide product launches, corporate hospitality, office parties and celebrations, private dining, day and residential conferences and meetings.

View Our Response to COVID-19 here

The images and capacities listed under 'The Venue' below may not reflect the new normal in guest experience such as physical distancing of public spaces, meeting spaces and changes to food and drink.  For revised capacities, see under 'Facilities' section below.

The Venue

Inglesmaldie Rooms

Room Capacity
Theatre 200
Classroom 120
Boardroom 80
Reception 180
Dinner 200
Dinner / Dance 140
Cabaret 80

Buddon Burn Rooms

Room Capacity
Theatre 80
Classroom 50
Boardroom 32
Reception 50
Dinner 50
Dinner / Dance 30
Cabaret 32

Kingennie Court North Rooms

Room Capacity
Boardroom 20
Reception 20
Dinner 20

Kingennie Court South Rooms

Room Capacity
Boardroom 20
Reception 20
Dinner 20


On-site Parking
250 Car Parking Spaces
9.3 miles Dundee
7.7 miles Dundee

Meeting Room Capacities (with social distancing)

Coming Soon - our revised meeting capacities and event safety guidelines.

The safety and wellbeing of our team and guests is always our highest priority. With that in mind, we have been busy behind the scenes putting together new procedures and processes to protect everyone against COVID-19.

Self Catering Lodges

  • 6 x Waterside lodges that are 6 Person Lodges (2 twin bedrooms 1 double) 2 Bathroom
  • 4 x Woodland lodges that are 4 Person Lodges (1 double 1 twin)
  • 2 x  Kingennie Court lodges that are 10 Person Lodges (5 twin bedroom ensuite)
  • 1 x Boathouse – 2 Person (1 double)
  • 1 x Woodland Lodge that is a 5 Person Lodge (1 double, 1 twin and 1 single) - includes Accessible Room


Local Connections

Resort is owned by the Forbes family and started from a small fishery in an over grown area of their Farm. From there it has developed over the years in to the resort it is now. Continuing the link to the family farm by sourcing products from the farm for our restaurant such as our Forbes peas, Omachie strawberries, Cammie Forbes’s free range eggs, Omachie pork and other vegetables and berries

Giving Back

Work with our Charity of the year to help fundraise by offering a free venue or raising funds at our own events – this year is Casting for Recovery

Virtual Tour


  • Finalists in Dog Friendly bar, for Best Self-Catering Accommodation, Best Outdoor Area

Preferred Rates

As a member of Dundee & Angus Convention Bureau you can receive a preferred discount on any direct enquiries of 8%


Member of:

  • Dundee & Angus Convention Bureau
  • DAVAA (Dundee & Angus Visitor Accommodation Association)
  • ASSC (Association of Scotland's Self-Caterers)
  • Forbes of Kingennie
  • Forbes of Kingennie Gallery
  • Forbes of Kingennie Gallery
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  • The Scullery
  • Dining Forbes of Kingennie
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Mr Campbell
January 2019

"Thank you very much for the use of your facilities last night. It was absolutely superb, the kids raised lots of money and the whole event seemed to be very successful. All of the staff were really friendly and could not have been more accommodating."


Dawn Campbell
January 2019

"Thank you so much for all your help in organising our 'Chiasma' at Forbes of Kingennie.  The venue was perfect, the staff were excellent and everything went according to plan. We really enjoyed working with you and hope to keep in touch for future events."

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