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The Dunn Thing

3.0 of 5
13 Park Circus, Ayr KA7 2DJ, Scotland
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Ranked #44 of 62 Ayr B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jaceandjen Lincoln, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from 2 night stay The Dunn Thing guest house, Very close to town centre and promenade,good room with decent shower,good breakfast only issue the bed was very hard. If eating out recommend the Ayr India restaurant (see review)also good coffee shop,with free internet called cafe society next door to ayr India

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Geneva, Switzerland
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28 hotel reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Passing through Ayr, we booked a room for one night only. Had a ground floor double room with a bathroom built into the corner. Slept well, bed was comfortable and the breakfast which was served to us by the owner’s very friendly and pleasant helper, was good though until we read the menu, we were unaware of the fact that... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Good afternoon. Stayed here with my son for one night stay. But was very disappointed with the way the landlady made me feel. It was like she never enjoyed running the bed and breakfast and she was forced to do so to pay the mortgage. Wasn't made to feel very comfortable nd the lady didn't have a nice manner at... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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82 reviews 82 reviews
65 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We stayed two nights here in Ayr. Rooms are spacious and spotless and the breakfast menu is very broad for a B&B. The property has excellent high-speed wifi which is easy to access with the password provided. Service is of a high quality and the location is nice, being only a few minutes from the town centre and about 5... More 

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Carluke, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

My husband and I spent a lovely weekend at this guest house.This was our fourth visit so you can guess we love it. We are always sure of a great welcome ,a lovely comfortable room &a brilliant breakfast. Look forward to our next visit.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

I got a workmate to call up here to speak to manager to ask if we could book some rooms for a longer period of time. When she called she got answered by Mrs Dunn - |She asked if we new the managers name, when my workmate said no - she simply told her to get too and hung up... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

I’m glad I didn’t read certain Trip Advisor reviews before booking here as it would have put me off what was a lovely place to stay. I stayed here with my partner after our other B&B reservation fell through due to a double booking and it was recommended to us by the owner of the other B&B. The guesthouse is... More 

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Armagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

The owner was very pleasant and the house is very nicely decorated. We stayed one night in a family room which could sleep four. The breakfast in the morning was excellent with a good choice. It is a short walk to the start of the town centre a d has a good array of shopping.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

Owner Mrs. Dunn upon arrival did not greet us rather showed us the room and left. There was no welcoming and nice spirit just a hard hearted person. When attempting to speak to her she mearly walks on by without talking back at all. Also, there is only 1 bathroom to use and if you use any other bathroom because... More 

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Glasgow
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54 reviews 54 reviews
11 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

I stayed here sometime in October, during October break, it was a nice place, very homey, and the breakfast wasn't that bad. Though there's not much of a selection. The kids enjoyed playing on the lounge with the doll house. The owner was quite friendly and helpful. The beach is just a walking distance and so the town centre...very handy.... More 

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