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Bythesea

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#18 of 61 B&Bs / Inns in Ayr
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a fantastic bnb. It has Lovely rooms with very nice and accomodating staff. Excellent choice for breakfast. Good location. I Would highly recommend this bnb. Great value for money. Included free wifi and on street parking.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I found this guest house online and the reviews were great, so I made a booking. As far as I am concerned, it surpasses all the reviews in quality accomodation. I feel it should have a 5 star rating. The rooms are immaculate, spacious with lovely comfortable beds. The atmosphere is friendly and welcoming, with great breakfasts. It has easy... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked in for overnight stay, rooms lovely made up, staff really helpful, rooms had everything that you need, breakfast in the morning very filling, would defo book again x Lovely base for getting around

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our second visit to this beautifully presented, quiet B&B just one street back from the sea. We appreciated the warm welcome; friendly, helpful staff; charming room under the eaves with a view over rooftops to the sea; delicious breakfasts; perfect location that is walking distance from town and very good restaurants. We look forward to going back.

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1 Thank Linnea5
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

This is one of the best places we have stayed rooms immaculate and comfortable all round.Breakfast was delicious great choice and staff are very friendly and helpful.would highly recommend.Going back very soon.Based in Ayr right next to the beach.quiet location so no disturbances.wouldnt stay any where else now.Me and family where very pleased and overwhelmed by our pleasant stay and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

We have stayed at Bythesea and the sister bed and breakfast Craggallan many times before. What can I say! Brilliant. Very clean, great staff and great breakfasts with excellent on street parking. A hidden gem and only a few minutes walk from Ayr centre. Very highly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

I stay in lots of hotels/B&B accommodation with my work. I have yet to find another place in the UK that can compete with Bythesea, Julie is a fantastic proprietor, The location could not be any better. Always super clean and no noise apart from seagulls (It's by the sea) Take a stroll down to the beach a minute away.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

We stayed at this lovely little guest house while attending the Open Golf in July. The location is superb, 1 block form the sea and just a few miles from Troon. It is also walking distance of several restaurants in Ayr. Our room was on the top floor, not great when you have a lot of luggage but staff helped.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

We are road tripping around the UK and happened upon Bythesea on a booking website. The house is beautifully appointed, right near the sea front and a short walk from the town. We were made very welcome from the start and received excellent service. Our room was spacious with a huge ensuite and very comfortable beds. The breakfast menu offers... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

We Stayed the the room for 3. The moment we opened to door we all said "wow". Everything was large the room, beds, bathroom. Everything was to a 5 star the decor, mint on pillow, fridge in room. We were handed keys to come and go as we pleased. Which is when we discovered just how close to the amazing... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our guest house has recently been fully renovated and tastefully furnished throughout to a high standard retaining many of the original Victorian features. bytheSea is a family run business and on arrival you will receive a friendly welcome from Julie and Wilson McIlwaine. bytheSea is situated within a prime, central location 100 yards from the beach, children’s outdoor and indoor play areas and a five minute walk from excellent restaurants, bars and shops. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bythesea

Address: 16 Queens Terrace, Ayr KA7 1DU, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Ayrshire > South Ayrshire > Ayr
Price Range: $70 - $95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bythesea 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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