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Shanter Cottage

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Alloway, South Ayrshire, Ayrshire, Scotland
Charming garden apartment in the historic conservation village of Alloway, just a stone's throw from the world famous Burns' Cottage, birthplace of Scotland's Bard and a short walk from the beaches of Ayr. The wonderful “Open Golf” courses of Royal Troon and Turnberry are a short distance drive away as is the fantastic Ayrshire coastline and Culzean Castle. It is only 2.5 miles from Ayr Racecourse. It is also close to the famous Brig O'Doon and hotel.

This lovely apartment, all on one level, is very well appointed and features include the Tam O'Shanter bedroom with magnificent four poster bed and themed furnishings. The second bedroom has two single beds.

French doors lead from the lounge into a small tranquil private garden with decking and patio furniture. There is a dining area and fully fitted modern kitchen w...
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Listing #HL8760696
About the Owner
Audrey M
Languages spoken:English, French, Spanish
Response Rate:88%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2017
Interaction with guests
In general I like to meet guests and help settle them into the apartment but there is always someone available by phone to assist.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little apartment in Alloway. I was getting married at the Brig o Doon just along the road and this place was perfect for staying and getting ready. It had everything we needed. Audrey was so helpful with any questions we had beforehand and when...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank gcjambo
J169ZAaudreym, VR Owner at Shanter Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your kind review Gillian and I am so glad everything went so well for your wedding. Haste Ye Back. Kind Regards, Audrey

Reviewed September 28, 2018

From arrival to leaving everything was superb. Met by Audrey who was super at explaining everything from central heating to the shower. As a result we experienced no problems within the cottage, the location was brilliant for access to all surrounding districts including a lovely...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Voyage21499
J169ZAaudreym, VR Owner at Shanter Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2018

Thank you. I am so happy you enjoyed your stay at Shanter Cottage and that you found Alloway and Ayrshire so enchanting. Haste ye back!

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Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

Loved staying here at the weekend for Ayr races, both the cottage and host were great!i It was very central to the main town and also the race course. I would definitely recommend it and we will certainly stay here again in the future.

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank 17burt
J169ZAaudreym, VR Owner at Shanter Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2018

Thank you, Alanna. I'm so pleased your weekend was such a success and the weather was fantastic too. Look forward to your next visit. Regards, Audrey

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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  • Damage Deposit: C$170 / stay - Deposit
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How to get there
Airport: Prestwick: 8.0 km
Railway: Ayr: 4.0 km
Nearest Airport is Prestwick, about 5 miles away. Excellent road and rail links and a local bus stop outside the property.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.0 km.
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