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    16 Queens Terrace, Ayr KA7 1DU, Scotland
    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Pool & Beach (1)

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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    4 Star Hotel
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    All reviews b b large family room sister guest house quality linen street parking nice shower first floor sea front short walk into town little touches shower gel lovely wee pleasant stay could not fault bed was very comfortable breakfast was delicious an overnight stay lovely guesthouse top floor full scottish breakfast
    Reviewed 5 June 2016

    i have stayed in this guest house a few times taken friends one of the times never had a problem with it it is very clean breakfast in excellent and the owners are very helpfull and pleasant ,just looking as wee need a another visit...More

    Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

    We booked out By The Sea for a wedding near Ayr, with over-flow staying at Craggallan. Excellent and friendly welcome, very accommodating of us. The lounge by the kitchen was a useful touch, with wine glasses & a chiller fridge. Wide range of options at...More

    Response from bytheseaAyr, Owner at Bythesea

    Thank you for taking the time to review Bythesea positively. We pride ourselves in providing comfortable accommodation at a competitive price and enjoy having large groups stay so they can relax in the lounge together. It was lovely to meet all of your party and...

    Reviewed 28 March 2016

    Good B and B with nice spacious room and bathroom with good quality toiletries . Slight negative was that carpet needed a Hoover. I believe this was due to carpets being fitted in other rooms with furniture temporarily being stored in others. Anyway not a...More

    Response from bytheseaAyr, Manager at Bythesea

    Thank you for taking the time to review our guest house. Constructive critisim is always welcome as it helps us understand what we need to do to improve our service. We do work with Booking.com and we try to offer different price structures to suit...More

    Reviewed 21 March 2016

    Family room, en-suite, good size, great price, clean and very comfortable beds. Breakfast was outstanding with cereals, fruits and cooked traditional Scottish breakfast. Great welcome and breakfast room layout fabulous.

    Reviewed 22 February 2016

    Lovely guesthouse, friendly welcome and good comfy bed. Breakfast was great too with lots of choice to pick from. Would recommend to anyone visiting Ayr. Very close to main street with plenty of restaurants and bars.

    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    Traveller (22)
    Room & Suite (8)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (3)
    Nearby Restaurants
    753 reviews
    .37 km away
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    Cecchini's Restaurant
    463 reviews
    .31 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Ayr Seafront Playpark
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    .87 km away
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    28 reviews
    .73 km away
    Ayr VisitScotland iCentre
    28 reviews
    .45 km away
    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Hi, planning to book for my 25th wedding anniversary next year, so it needs to be a special one! Looking for a sea view with as little noise as possible, so am I better off going for a higher floor, any block in particular? Also, if we go for the Breakfast option only, are there plenty of nice restaurants around locally for dinner?
    5 January 2015|
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    Response from AndyH1London | Reviewed this property |
    Hi there. By the Sea is a fantastic guest house. The sea views are only partial though to the side but it's seconds from the lovely sea front. It's only munutes from the Town with lots of eating places. Best wishes Andy
    Room Tips
    "We were on the top floor, which has sloping ceilings. If you are very tall, another room might be more..."
    simmkat, 8 months agoRead review
    "front or back of hotel, all rooms were quiet."
    Steven P, over a year agoRead review
    "You will not get better."
    catherine280160, over a year agoRead review
    "All rooms fantastic"
    kirsty m, over a year agoRead review
    "Do not stay in rooms 1 or 2 as they are on top floor and have coombed ceilings."
    AileenBonnybridge, over a year agoRead review
    "The rooms are top notch...the hotel is in a listed terrace ...ancient wooden floors...beautiful moulded..."
    upandawaynow, over a year agoRead review
    "romos on the first floor as the second tends to have sloped ceilings difficult for us tall bloques"
    Tee-Jay1933, over a year agoRead review
    "Some rooms have a part sea view"
    AndyH1London, over a year agoRead review
    "Ask for the garden level or the upper level with the ocean view. Both were great."
    Noah R, over a year agoRead review
    "room 3 is a very good room."
    Alan S, over a year agoRead review
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