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The Chestnuts Hotel

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Racecourse Road, Ayr KA7 2UZ, Scotland
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The Chestnuts Hotel
Ranked #1 of 20 hotels in Ayr
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I stayed here in November of 2013 for one night on our trip around Scotland. It was exactly what we'd hoped - a small, friendly and inviting inn with a great pub and cozy rooms! It was a little cold and rainy when we first arrived, and the reception area of the hotel was so welcoming and... More

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Oakville, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would recommend the chestnuts to anyone visiting ayr.the room we had was big it had a bay window no 6 the food was first glass also the service . I played golf just across the road it was called belleisle .all so a short walk to the beach 5 mins we visited for 6 days in July August thanks... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Celebrated parents golden wedding anniversary in the private garden room. Party ranged in age from 10 to 86 and everyone had a fabulous time. Service was excellent from time of booking. Attention on the evening was second to none especially on a Saturday night when both the bar and restaurant were very busy. Food was both delicious and generous in... More

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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment we entered the Chestnuts Hotel we knew that this was going to be our base for an exploration of Scotland. Great hospitality, a warm welcome, a room with a "je ne sais pas quoi"-touch to it. So we stayed for three days and went to Glasgow by train (great information provided by the hotel), visited the coast... More

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Brooksville, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Two couples from the US on a golf vacation in Scotland. We stayed for three nights and we absolutely loved this hotel. The rooms are nicely furnished and absolutely spotless. The staff can not do enough for you. We had dinner the evening we arrived and breakfast three morning and all were very good. This hotel is on a quiet... More

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Hamilton, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I were attending an evening wedding reception at a nearby hotel and booked into this lovely hotel for dinner, bed & breakfast. Check in was very efficient and our room was first class, although it looked out towards the front of the hotel and the main road beyond, there was very little traffic noise. Dinner was excellent,... More

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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

Went yest for lunch, and ended up staying the whole day. The food was fantastic.. the whole experience was 1st class. Hoping to get down nxt mnth for an overnite stay. grant has great staff. Esp the guy who works with car auctions. Credit to your team. Staff very attentive. Cant wait to see them all again.

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Check in was fine, the staff are friendly, the room was clean, bed was comfy (2 singles pushed together ),the room I had was overlooking the garden which was lovely &the road but had very little noise, we ate in the hotel there was nt a slot at the time we wanted but they got us a table in the... More

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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Had a fabulous lunch today to celebrate my sisters birthday. Food fabulous, staff first class, attentive and friendly. Venue excellent. Will definitely return here again soon. Highly recommend this hotel to those who have never been here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We as a family love this place. Just wish it could be nearer to our home. But worth the travel , a little taste of heaven ,great for all the family . Staff amazing . thank you again so much , from your friends the Lothian family

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Address: Racecourse Road, Ayr KA7 2UZ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Ayrshire > South Ayrshire > Ayr
Also Known As:
Chestnuts Hotel Ayr
The Chestnuts Hotel Ayr, Scotland

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Lovely family run hotel with 14 en-suite rooms. Freeview / tea & coffee making facilities. Open from 10am serving coffees and Home Baking till 11.30Am...Lunches from 12-4.30Pm, Suppers from 5-9pm. Superb home-cooked food served in the Bar, Restaurant and Beer Garden. BT Sports in the Bar. Selection of Real Ales and Malt Whiskies. Walking distance from Beach, Town Centre, Parks and Golf courses. In the Heart of Burns' Country. Special Rates for Golf Parties. Selection of Supper dishes at a Special rate of £7.95 Between 5pm and 6.30Pm. ... more   less 
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