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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:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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 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.

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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

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Reviewed February 27, 2018

This cottage is right in the centre of the historic village of Alloway and Ayr town is easily accessible or walking distance of about 30 mins. The cottage was clean and tidy and ideal for myself and my family. We will definitely be back.

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J169ZAaudreym, VR Owner at Shanter Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2018

Many thanks. You're always welcome. Regards, Audrey

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Reviewed October 9, 2017

For the second time we came back to this charming little cottage in Alloway. We were greeted by Audrey, a very lovely lady, to whom no request was too much. The house is located about 20 meters from Burns cottage, which can be visited and...More

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J169ZAaudreym, VR Owner at Shanter Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2017

Dear Aekje, Thank you for your review. It was a pleasure having you and your family once again in Alloway. Haste ye back.

  • 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
    1 Full
    2 Twins
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  • Damage Deposit: C$167 / 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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