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Ellisland House Hotel

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#14 of 61 B&Bs / Inns in Ayr
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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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149 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Ellisland House was a wonderful stay in a beautiful little town called Ayr. The rooms are well appointed and carefully furnished as well as well looked after. The bathrooms have been renovated and this made for a very lovely room. The restaurant is wonderful and has a great menu, and the breakfasts really were a treat - especially the... More 

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Thank Nathan V
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We stayed in this hotel for a couple of night because we were attending the nearby wedding. Literally one of the best places. We somehow got what can only be described as a presidential suite! It was bigger than my first student apartment. I was 7 months pregnant at the time and the staff were really lovely helping me and... More 

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Thank tania_lv1
Paisley, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Beautiful hotel. We were in room 2 which is absolutely stunning, so much space it's amazing. Our friends were in room 6 which is smaller but still beautifully furnished and well appointed. The staff were lovely and very attentive. We had dinner in the restaurant which was great. We definitely will be back.

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Thank Lorraine H
Motherwell, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Popped in 2 weeks ago on a Sunday afternoon without booking and the fantastic staff found us a table for two even though it was very busy.Lovely meal and great price,I had sausage and mash,with lovely fresh veg and onion gravy,delish,followed by chocolate torte with cream,it was amazing,my husband had a cheeseburger and Chios which he said was really good... More 

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Thank eileen1959_13
Pattaya, Thailand
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13 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 September 2016

hotel spot on staff are great food is excellent and good variation early diners have a great set menu two courses 13 50 3 courses 17 50 brilliant after 7 30 goes up quite considerably extensive a la carte you will not be disappointed cant recommend too highly

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Thank grahamcooke11
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Another successful visit, I have stayed , dined and wined in the Ellisland few times in the past ,and it always empresses me, exceptionally elegant little hotel, refibrished and modranized to a very high standard ,the grounds are also emaculatly kept. The rooms (room 1) is large, clean and overlooking the beautiful garden, with a large well fabrshed bathroom (... More 

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Thank Maher M
Chester, United Kingdom
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163 reviews
77 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

I've used this hotel regularly over the years and it is always excellent. Very nice traditionally decorated rooms with good bathrooms. very nice bar and outdoor seating area. Excellent restaurant. The staff are fantastic here - always friendly and very helpful. Good parking availability. The hotel is close enough to walk into the town centre if you want

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Thank Chris J
Ayr, United Kingdom
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140 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We recently had dinner, the front of house service was really good..however for the first time and we go quite frequently, the food was pretty disappointing. I had the trout dish and it was served in a pool of melted butter - horrible, other family member had the roast beef and meat was tough and served more like a thick... More 

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Thank S B
ayrshire,scotland
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51 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Have been to this hotel on a few occasions and each time the meal was lovely though portion size on occasions is quite big and sometimes off putting. Staff very attentive, professional and polite. Would definitely recommend this lovely hotel.

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Thank jcrc04
Ayr, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Party of 9 family celebrating had a lovely meal. Good service ,excellent food and lovely surroundings. Good choices on menu at reasonable prices. Ages ranged from 16 to 90 and all plates cleared. Would not hesitate to recommend this to anyone

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Ellisland House Hotel

Address: 19 Racecourse Road, Ayr KA7 2TD, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Ayrshire > South Ayrshire > Ayr
Price Range: $200 - $204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ellisland House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Ellisland House Hotel Ayr, Scotland
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“All of the rooms seemed lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles R8043DMjenniferl, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Had lunch in the hotel only so cannot comment”
 of 5 bubbles Sunseeker215, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 2 is absolutely enormous!”
 of 5 bubbles SJR541, 26 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Room 2 is corner room and has double view.”
 of 5 bubbles Eam0nnN, 8 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Better Wi-Fi in rooms 1 to 4”
 of 5 bubbles X6823ITchrisj, 22 Jan 2016 | Read review
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