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“Heavenly”
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Elegant and calming reception area. The Study, somewhere to relax or plan your day?
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73 reviews
Where amazing views, begin.
Elegant and calming reception area.
The Study, somewhere to relax or plan your day?
The lounge, somewhere to chill out, and catch up on Tv.
The kitchen.
The downstair powder room.
The Landing.
The hallway.
The Culzean Suite.
The Culzean En Suite.
The Culzean En Suite.
The Rozelle Suite.
The Rozelle, En Suite.
The Aaron suite.
The Alloway
Fascinating Views
Footsteps from your doorstep.
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6 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 13
Ayr, South Ayrshire, Ayrshire, Scotland

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Catgor200...
1 review
“Heavenly”
Reviewed 4 February 2015 for a stay in January 2015

From the minute I spoke to Margaret I knew it was going to be a special experience for my mums 60th birthday.

The house itself is absolutely stunning and immaculate. Margaret has decorated with style and care, every detail considered, from the robes and slippers to the hairdryers, toiletries and chocolates in each room. The house is luxurious but homely and there is a variety of living rooms to choose from, which we used for different purposes, from karaoke in the living/dining room to cocktails in the library and present opening in the fabulous central living space. The kitchen is gorgeous and fully stocked. The welcome from Margaret was so warm, we felt like old friends rather than paying guests.

The setting could not be more perfect, a short hop to Ayr, beautiful walks on the doorstep, a lovely pub/restaurant 10 mins walk away, and stunning views.

I will be recommending the house to everyone for all ages and all occasions.

Thank you so much Margaret, We really didn't want to leave and I'm looking forward to finding an excuse to visit again soon.

Thanks again for everything!!

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Samollie8...
Helensburgh, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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“Five star experience”
Reviewed 27 January 2015 for a stay in January 2015

We visited with family to celebrate an 80th birthday. The owner Margaret met us on arrival and could not have been any nicer. She had decorated the house with 80th banners and balloons. Made an 80th pavlova and had placed roses in the birthday girl's room. There was beer / cava on ice and the ingredients for a full Scottish breakfast in the fridge. The house itself is beautiful. Luxury all the way. Decorated to the highest standard and spotlessly clean. The house is very handy for all the sights of Ayrshire. If you only book one self catering house this year, I would advise this one. We hope to go back soon. Thanks Margaret.

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Liked best: The high standard of the accomodation and the customer service offered by the owner .
Liked least: Loved it all.
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
Large groups
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Lesley S
Glasgow
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6 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Can't wait to get back”
Reviewed 23 January 2015 for a stay in August 2014
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We have stayed at The White House on several occasions now and the service just gets better. Going again in a couple of weeks and cannot wait. Perfect for gatherings of family or friends and Margaret could not be more helpful if she tried. Truly a wonderful place to stay.

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Sarag7374
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
“Great house for a large gathering of friends or family”
Reviewed 16 January 2015 for a stay in December 2014

Would rate this as 5 star. We spent New Year 2014/15 at the house. We were 3 families of varying ages staying at the house and all thought the house was great. There was plenty of space for the adults to relax and the kids to do their own thing and also for all 12 of us to eat together and play games. The beds were very comfortable and plenty supplies of towels, linen etc. Margaret was extremely helpful (even to the point of buying a new food processor before we arrived). She had also left us some wine and beer and little packs of goodies for the children individually. Would definitely recommend the house.

Travelling group: Large Group
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Duncan M
1 review
“Great house owner very nice”
Reviewed 11 January 2015 for a stay in January 2015

Just back the house is out of this. World like to have stayed longer,my whole family 14 of us raved about it and Margaret the owner could not do enough with some nice touches we will be going back as soon as possiblle

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Liked best: Acommodion
Liked least: Weather
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Families with young children
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