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Glenapp Castle

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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
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5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Me and my husband got married in November at Glenapp Castle and it was the best decision we could have made. The entire year leading up to the big event we were so well taken care of with our requests and questions. The premised are...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank SvenjaMM
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the gorgeous Brice room during our 3-night New Year package. It had a small sitting room and beautiful marble bathroom as well as a large and comfortable bedroom, all with sea views. From our sitting room we could see Ailsa Craig, mysterious...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank PetenCarole
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a three day festive break at Glenapp Castle for Christmas, and while it was lovely, there is room for improvement. Booking from Australia was seamless, as was our arrival and check-in. However, apart from the initial introduction to the manager, and later the...More

Date of stay: January 2019
1  Thank NikolaGuy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Glenapp Castle for New Year. It was perhaps the most welcoming hotel I've ever stayed at. The staff were, without exception, friendly and efficient and delivered excellent service throughout our stay. Our room was stunning; grand yet cosy at the same time....More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank PurpleTigga
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a charming five star hotel. Stunning location, very comfortable public rooms and bedrooms, excellent food and a very warm and personalised service. We were a party of 6 staying for two nights. From the moment we arrived and throughout our stay we were...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank petemcgrath2014
Response from JillC1222, Managing Director at Glenapp CastleResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Pete Thank you for your wonderful review and 5 Star rating, this really means so much to the whole Glenapp team. I will certainly pass on your comments to Andrijs in particular and I am sure he will be thrilled, thank you. I do...More

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Description
Beautiful Scots Baronial castle set in 36 acres of stunning gardens and woodland overlooking the Ayrshire coastline and out to Ailsa Craig, the Isle of Arran and Mull of Kintyre. The castle is Scotland's highest More rated Country House Hotel with 5 AA Red Stars and 4 AA Rosettes, 5 VisitScotland Gold Stars, EatScotland Gold Award and a Michelin Star. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Room Service
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Tennis Court
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Spa
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
$263 - $512 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Glenapp Castle Ballantrae, Scotland
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Glenapp Castle Hotel Ballantrae
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Ayrshire > South Ayrshire > Ballantrae
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
$263 - $512 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Glenapp Castle Ballantrae, Scotland
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Glenapp Castle Hotel Ballantrae
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Ayrshire > South Ayrshire > Ballantrae
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Room & Suite (55)
Dining (26)
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567biancat
August 11, 2017|
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Response from johnoI7107WQ | Property representative |
Hi, We have guest suites with separate baths and showers and other rooms that have showers over baths. Please call us and we can discuss individual rooms. The law in Scotland prohibits smoking inside, we have two... More
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Alice B
August 14, 2015|
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Response from Mary B | Reviewed this property |
I did not see any dogs , but the staff were very helpful, so I would give them a call and ask.
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"The Brice room has sea views and a view of the gardens at the back of the castle."
PetenCarole
1 week ago
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"All rooms are individuell, the Master Suite was great."
Chrisberlin2013
Nov 14, 2018
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"Room appointments were very appropriate and matched our surroundings perfectly. Toilet room could have..."
gh0lmesm
Sep 4, 2018
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"Earl of Inschape was breathtaking."
Mandela2015
Aug 27, 2018
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