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westland road,, Rothesay PA20 0HQ, Scotland
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Ivybank Villa
Ranked #9 of 20 Rothesay B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Essex, Vermont
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our second stay at Ivy Bank Villa and it is still as lovely as ever. We were greeted with a warm welcome from the owners, Tom and Tina, they create a very relaxing atmosphere in their beautiful home. A great start to the day, a cooked breakfast served in the breakfast room with views of the harbor and... More

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Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for 2 nights over a bank holiday weekend. Delightful and welcoming host. She took time to chat to us and give us details on things to do on the island. The room was great and exceptionally clean. It's a beautiful house with a great garden and just 2 minutes walk from the town center. The breakfast in the morning... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful four night stay at this beautiful house. We were made to feel very welcome. The House and gardens are stunning, the view from our room looked out over the harbour. It was a lovely relaxing stay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First but won't be last stay! Recommend by friends we booked for the Highland Games. Lovely owners, great rooms and fantastic breakfast, the views from the rooms and beautiful gardens are brilliant. Short walk into town but quite a climb no problem if taken slowly. Would thoroughly recommend!

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Navan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We strongly recommend Ivybank Villa as a place to stay when you are over in Bute. We had booked a number of rooms with Tom and Tina from 30/7/2014 till 5/8/2014 for our wedding in Mount Stuart and I must say we couldn't have chosen better, The views are amazing, the house has a great homely feel to it and... More

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Scotland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

We booked a surprise weekend in Rothesay foe my Dads 65th Birthday! It was to be a special weekend for the 4 of us. It turned out to be amazing - no thanks to the incompetence of the owners of the Ivybank Villa. We had specially requested a ground floor room as mum doesn't walk very well. When we arrived... More

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flemingScotland, Public Relations Manager at Ivybank Villa, responded to this review

Truth! Truth about what? Such a shame that very,very occasionally we come across spiteful and malicious people who have got nothing better to do than run people down and cause as much ill feeling as possible. This person did have a confused booking, but it was caused by her own incompetence, and to save face she blames our business! We... More

Bathgate, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Spent 3 nights in this lovely establishment with my family (2 adults 2 kids). Booked the top floor suite which boasts 2 bedrooms and walk in closet and en suite. Perfect for keeping the kids separate yet close (the only access to kids room was through our bedroom.) Tom and Tina are fantastic hosts and made us feel welcome at... More

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Gargunnock, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We can't think of anywhere else that could have been better to stay in Rothesay! Wonderful situation, clean, comfortable, historic house, lovely proprietors, deer in the garden, views to die for, a breakfast fit for royalty, in other words really, really good! And also, very good value for the price!

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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17 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We stayed at Ivybank on a road tour of Scotland. The view from the window over the town is lovely - and you can walk down the steps into the township. The town itself is a little sad - it could do with an economic boost. The bed was great, the breakfast OK, but the decor a little dated.

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cheshire
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7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We endorse the other views expressed about Ivybank. Tina and Tom are most welcoming to their lovely home and Tom provides an excellent breakfast which will set you up for the day. Room 4 has great views over the town and the bay. The house is within walking distance of the town centre so restaurants are within easy reach and... More

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Address: westland road,, Rothesay PA20 0HQ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Isle of Bute > Rothesay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Ivybank Villa Rothesay, Isle Of Bute

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