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Airdrie, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Great nights stay in a friendly atmosphere, lovely rooms, very clean and comfortable. Great location close to the front and walking distance to shops and restaurants. I would recommend a stay here to anyone looking for a short or long break away.

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Blairgowrie, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Travelled from Blairgowrie to Ayr to watch the Scottish bowls last month. I was delighted with the service and kindness I received from the owner (Maychin)who looked after me until my husband arrived on the Thursday, she was extremely kind & helpful throughout our stay. I would highly recommend staying here, place is spotless, breakfasts are excellent and Maychin goes...

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CraigHolmGuestHouse, Owner at Craig Holm Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your kind comments, Helen. I look forward to seeing you next year. All the best, Meiqin

Wishaw, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Great friendly guesthouse located close to the centre and the sea front. Sadly having been a wedding the night before so we missed the the breakfast, it smelled great though! I thought the bed was very comfy! Would definitely stay again if through in Ayr and needing a place to stay.

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 July 2016

We recently stayed here for a one night stop over and although the room was clean and had plenty of facility's we stayed in one of the rooms at the very top of the house where we found out late night how windy it was and kept me awake during the night. After not a very good nights sleep we...

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Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 June 2016

We recently stayed here in one of their twin rooms at the top of the house. The stay was comfortable and clean with good facility's and an excellent freshly cooked breakfast. The only down side is the shared bathroom and having to park two streets away! These point aside, and excellent place to stay and would certainly stay here again...in...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Excellent location excellent room very clean excellent breakfast would thoroughly recommend. It was walking distance to the beach and all central pubs. Lovely landlady who was very helpful. We were there for one night only and met loads of nice people. We are already trying to work out dates when we can return for longer

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Wishaw, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2015

stayed here for 2 night on the 10th sep. lovely bed and breakfast spotlessly clean terrific sea view room breakfast lovely cant fault it.the lady who ran the b.b. Magdalena could not do enough for you lovely lady.only 100mtrs from the beach very quiet location.

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Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

We stayed overnight bank holiday weekend, very nice B and B, real value for money, breakfast was perfect, this will be our first choice next time we visit, Magda is very friendly and helpful, Its close to the sea front and all the main bars.

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Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

Stayed at Craig Holm overnight on a golfing trip on the way further north. Room was nice and clean with usual coffee and tea making facilities. Bathroom was a shower only but what we needed but the toilet was a little cramped as my pal is 6ft plus. Very friendly owner who made us a great cooked breakfast in the...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Sharing a bathroom/shower is a bit odd in this day/age but twin room at the top of the house was clean bright and comfortable. Magda the lady who runs the Guest House is an absolute superwoman and I hope the owners appreciate her - from meet and greet at check in, advice about where to eat locally, to a fantastic...

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Craig Holm has been fully upgraded and modernized in Autumn 2006. This fine Victorian townhouse; furnished to superior levels, offers excellent and uninterrupted views of the Island of Arran and magnificent sea views of the Firth of Clyde. Set close to Ayr's coastal facilities and great beach walks, Craig Holm; like its sister guest house, Canter Holm, is located close to Ayr town centre, bus and rail terminals, and a mere 15 minutes drive to Prestwick International Airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Craig Holm Guest House

Address: 7 Queens Terrace, Ayr KA7 1DU, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Ayrshire > South Ayrshire > Ayr
Price Range: $91 - $118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Craig Holm Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Not The Rooms At The Top Of The House On A Windy Day & If You Do Not Like Bathroom Sharing.”
 of 5 bubbles MnD4, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for an on-suite room!”
 of 5 bubbles Pringle8, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“you get issued from the b.b. a parking pass free.”
 of 5 bubbles 246camerons, 13 Sep 2015 | Read review
“ask for an ensuite with a sea view as it is perfect”
 of 5 bubbles Roderick01, 28 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a seaside view.”
 of 5 bubbles barb1958, 25 Jul 2014 | Read review
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