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Balkissock Lodge

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Reviewed 1 August 2015

Cordelia and Howard are charming and considerate hosts with unnecessary but very welcome daily treats. We stayed in the Kintyre room for 4 nights which was very clean and comfortable. The breakfasts are truly delicious, with the home made jams highly recommended.

Thank sensayuma2
Reviewed 28 July 2015

A quiet retreat with a lovely host and hostess. The room was comfortable, spotless with all amenities. The food was excellent with home made bread etc. We felt very welcome and were impressed by all the attention to detail and personal touches. The location was in the countryside so a little off the main road but peaceful and relaxing.

Thank Angie B
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 July 2015

To summarise: Fantastic hosts, Fantastic Food and Fantastic Scenery. What more could you ask for? Both Cordelia and Howard went to the extremes to ensure that our visit to their B&B was as warming and relaxing as possible - every need was more than satisfied. After staying at numerous B&B's/Hotels over the years, this was by far the most relaxed...

Thank Sam W
North Shields, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 July 2015

We recently stayed at the beautiful Balkissock Lodge as a suprise long weekend my boyfriend had planned for me. When we arrived we were greeted by our hosts with warmth and friendliness plus freshly baked gluten free macaroons which were extremely tasty and a lovely touch. The lodge and the room we stayed in were immaculate and beautifully decorated. Inside...

Thank Emily T
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

We booked into Balkissock lodge for the night with other family members as our family grow up there and was visiting childhood friends at the Ballantrae gala.....Wonderful very clean and homely feeling lodge to stay in ....our hosts cordelia and Howard are exceptional hosts and the care and attention from them was 5* plus would recommend to anybody and until...

Thank Marion H
Chichester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 July 2015

Our hosts were very friendly and helpful, the room was spacious and comfortable, the breakfast was a sumptuous feast, and the price very reasonable. This is in a very quiet, rural location requiring transport to get to local shops or places to eat, but the breakfast is so large one can live on that alone!

1Thank Simon M
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 June 2015

Wonderful experience if you want attention to detail, friendly hosts,wildlife and beautiful scenery! This Bed & Breakfast is a well kept secret that just has to be experienced if you are the area of Ballantrae, looking forward to returning soon.

4Thank Terry A
Reviewed 5 August 2012

This was our third visit to this stunning location and Guest House, Howard and Cordelia were the most perfect hosts as always, the food was just stunning on Saturday night and their company and helpfulness were second to none. We hope to be back for a fourth time, as this is the most relaxing place ever. With the red squirrel...

1Thank lynneda
Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 January 2012

Thankyou Howard and Cordelia for a wonderful week and for looking after us so well. Superb accommodation fantastic tranquil location with stunning views and ideal if you need to destress. It was just what the doctor ordered can't recommend it enough. Thankyouuuuuu sooooooooo much and hope to repeat the wonderful experience!

2Thank Caroline M
Almeria, Spain
Reviewed 8 January 2012

I cannot convey too strongly how impressed my wife and I were with this wonderful guest house. We spent five glorious days there and wished it had been longer. The owners, Howard and Cordelia, are superb hosts and Howard went out of his way to ensure that our stay was as comfortable as possible. This is an old hunting lodge...

1Thank Britguyespana

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
If you're looking for a peaceful and relaxing base for your holiday in South West Scotland, Balkissock Lodge B&B, set in an acre of gardens and woodlands, will provide you with a comfortable break with a touch of luxury at an affordable price. Breakfast includes locally sourced produce for your 'full Scottish', or light alternative should you prefer, complimented with a range of home-made preserves and lemon curd on home-baked bread. We have a twin en-suite and a double en-suite, both located on the ground floor, free wifi, on-site parking, TVs with Freesat and a guest lounge in which to relax after a long day of travelling or sightseeing. A countryside location, 3 miles from Ballantrae and 25 minutes from the ferry ports of Stena Line and P&O at Cairnryan near Stranraer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Balkissock Lodge

Address: Balkissock Lodge Balkissock | Girvan, Ballantrae KA26 0LP, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Ayrshire > South Ayrshire > Ballantrae
Price Range: $102 - $138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“Whatever room you get, you will be satisfied.”
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“All good Very modern and comfortable”
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“We were on the 1st floor but there were ground floor room accessible”
janetmcdonald52, 27 Aug 2011 | Read review
“All rooms have a perfect view. the grounds are beautiful.”
chrisandsharon1970, 31 Jul 2011 | Read review
“book in for B&B and evening meal”
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