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“Relaxing and pleasant”
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Merlin House
Decking at Merlin House
Comfy and cosy, warm and inviting living room
Kitchen with lots of equipment inc. slo cooker, juicer,coffee machine, washer etc
Living/dining room. Dine with family and friends looking out over panoramic views over the Clyde
Master bedroom
Driveway to Merlin House
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Brodick, Isle of Arran, Scotland

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John W
Northumberland, United Kingdom
1 review
“Relaxing and pleasant”
Reviewed 27 May 2015 for a stay in May 2015

Lesley and her family made us welcome. Always available for local knowledge.
Very clean and tidy house which was well equipped for our needs.
Good location for peace and quiet but also not far into Brodick Town centre.
Hill walks close by too, overall well worth a visit if you need to get away for a relaxing break.

Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
14 Sep 2015
We always like people to feel 'at home'and nothing is too much trouble for us to make their holiday or short break memorable for all the right reasons and we genuinely would love people to return.
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Jason S
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Great view on a sunny day”
Reviewed 12 May 2015 for a stay in May 2015

Stayed over a long weekend and had a relaxing time. House provides everything you need and the view being the best part. Easy access to all of arran from house and Lesley very friendly and accommodating. All 4 adults had a great time and would return again.

Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
25 Sep 2015
Really pleased they had a good time. We try our best to give everyone a wonderful experience
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samantha...
ayrshire scotland
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Rustic retreat.”
Reviewed 17 April 2015 for a stay in April 2015
1
person found this review helpful

Great stay at merlin house. Lesley and her family very niece people ,also good and patient with the kids. Accommodation perfect for a base to explore arran also safe and secure for the kids as it sits up on a hill. Chickens roam free so my kids were very entertained by them. Everything you need within accommodation, Lesley supplies cleaning products and coffee ,tea sugar ect. Excellent value for money. Hope to return in the summer .

Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
9 Nov 2015
Thank you for your review! yes, one of the best things here is the safety of children away from the main road. We are adding new equipment and comfort products all the time. Looking forward to seeing you all again.
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Rebecca A
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
“Great view and complete peace and quiet”
Reviewed 10 April 2015 for a stay in April 2015

We stayed here for 4 nights with our infant son. The house was exactly what we were looking for. It has a great view, is very quiet while still close to the ferry terminal and has everything you need for a self-catered stay in Arran. The owner is very friendly and helpful. A car is highly recommended though as the house is on top of a pretty long and steep hill.

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
9 Nov 2015
Thank you for your very nice review. We're glad you had a good stay and hope you will return. The long steep hill is well worth the drive when you get the view from the house. new equipment and comfort products are being added all the time.
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aanderber...
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Great view”
Reviewed 4 June 2014 for a stay in May 2014
2
people found this review helpful

Leslie and Dennis where fabulous hosts. Having their keen local insight really added to our memorable holiday. They welcomed us to their property and we were made to feel at home. The view is great and the property is well located in between Brodick and Corrie. We had no problems with using bikes to get around. We would highly recommend this property for your holiday as it is so close to the beach just down the drive.

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
9 Nov 2015
Enjoyed your visit to us here. You will notice positive changes if you return which we hope you will. Thank you for your review and you never know, we may end up in Montana sometime!
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