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A' Turas-Mara Guest House

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   25 Castlehill Road, Ayr KA7 2HY, Scotland
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Ranked #19 of 62 Ayr B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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75 reviews 75 reviews
46 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Stayed here for a few nights on business. Lovely personal welcome, nothing was too much . Great breakfasts and very comfortable bed. Little extras like mineral water and sweets. Close to railway station. Supermarket directly opposite. Will definitely use again.

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Paisley, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

we booked into the guest house as we were going to a wedding as we arrived we recieved a warm greting from the propietor who checked us in showed us to our room which was beautiful warm and comfortable it had everything you needed was very clean.we were told about breakfast and then left alone which is a all you... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
18 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

We stayed one night here and it was excellent. Jackie was a warm and welcoming host and our room was a good size, clean, cosy and comfortable. Well within walking distance to everywhere (less than five minutes to the picture house and train station). Breakfast was wonderful. A faultless stay.

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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

Over many years now we have stayed in several guest houses in Ayr, but Turas-Mara is the best yet. This has been our third year here and it is always the same. We get a great Scottish welcome from Jackie and Billy, who can never do enough to make our stay comfortable. The room is spotlessly clean and has every... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
33 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

We have stayed at Turas Mara for the third time recently 19th-22nd August. Gets better with every visit. You could not wish for better hosts Jackie and Billy- nothing is a trouble and you are always greeted with typical warm, friendly Scottish hospitality .Clean, comfy rooms, breakfasts tasty , hot and of good quality .A truly wonderful place to stay... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

We have stayed here now three time and each time we are presented great rooms with great service, Cant fault this bed and breakfast, Jackie and her husband are lovely hosts. The breakfast is excellent plenty to chose from. Will be poping back down definetly when hopefully there will be a race meeting also the guest house is a stone... More

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

Myself and my partner enjoyed a visit to this guest house the rooms are 1st class there is everything you need hairdryer/toiletries/ tv and all rooms are ensuite the breakfast menu is amazing fantastic choice something for everyone,highly recommend staying here Jackie is a great host

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
20 reviews 20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

I have stayed at many b&b's but this one by far is the best one ever. Great service from both owners, they are a great laugh and very helpful. The breakfast was top class, very wide choice off food. Coffee was fab and the Billy's pancakes with syrup is to die for. Room was very comfy and very clean. This... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
20 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

This was a spare of the moment booking for an overnight stay in Ayr on the way back from inverness, the price was very reasonable so I booked after seeing only good reviews. The Guest house is amazing feels like luxury as soon as you enter the front door and you get a very friendly welcome and shown to your... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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43 reviews 43 reviews
17 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

My wife and I stayed here for two nights - we arrived earlier than the checkout time but Jackie was so accommodating, she gave us our keys and allowed us to drop our bags in the lounge and provided a parking permit so we could begin our day without any delays, we had a very pleasant surprise when we arrived... More

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Also Known As:
A' Turas-Mara Guest House Ayr, Scotland
Address: 25 Castlehill Road, Ayr KA7 2HY, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Ayrshire > South Ayrshire > Ayr
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Hotel Style:
Ranked #19 of 62 B&Bs / Inns in Ayr
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — A' Turas-Mara Guest House 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Jackie and Billy look forward to welcoming you to Turas-Mara their beautifully maintained and comfortable Victorian Guest House. A place you can relax and enjoy the homely atmosphere while sampling the famed Scottish Hospitality. Less than a 5 minute walk from Ayr Town Centre and Railway Station and only 5 miles from Glasgow Prestwick Airport (direct rail route). An ideal base to explore Burns Country or enjoy a golfing holiday. All our rooms have been decorated in a modern but homely style yet retain original features. Our bedrooms are all en-suite with free WiFi , flat screen digital TV with Freeview, DVD player and many extras to help you enjoy your stay. ... more   less 
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