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Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Cosses Country House is a wonderful place where you can truly relax, explore Ayrshire and the west coast of Scotland, eat Sue's delicious meals and enjoy her and her husband's conversation. There's also a fantastic and extremely well-behaved dog, Oscar. For the price that in most B&Bs or hotels you'd pay for a room, at Cosses you get a suite... More 

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Reviewed April 11, 2016

We stayed for 3 nights at the Cosses Country House Hotel and explored South West Scotland.This place is very special. We stayed in a suite which had a most comfortable bedroom, a separate sitting room and bathroom with a nice long bath. The rooms were immaculate and all those little important matters which are so often forgotten seem to have... More 

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Stuttgart, Germany
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Reviewed September 9, 2015

We really had a wonderful Time at Cosses Country House! The suite was very nice and spacy with absolut every Equipment you might need. The area around the House is very beautiful especially when you go for a walk with Monty and Oscar, the familiy's two labradors. We enjoyed it a lot. Besides this a Trip to Glenapp Castle and... More 

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Edderton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 9, 2015

I had the pleasure of staying here for 4 nights Sept 2015, the room ( suite) was fantastic, clean well laid out and everything we could need was provided. The hosts Robin and Susan are ably helped by Monty and Oscar who will provided a guided tour of the grounds for you ( 2 stunning black labs ) The location... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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Reviewed September 4, 2015

we stayed here primarily because it looked interesting and was relatively convenient to the Stranraer ferry line. The grounds and gardens were incredibly beautiful. We drove up from the Lake District through such beautiful countryside! It was easy to find using google maps. The proprietors were well travelled and very kind.

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 5, 2015

We went to this venue for our wedding anniversary and a different experience. We were warmly greeted by the owner, Susan, on arrival and after a quick induction supplied with afternoon tea. The property is beautiful and in splendid gardens, we had the Iona Suite which was decorated to a very high standard and was very comfortable and relaxing. Dinner... More 

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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Reviewed July 31, 2015

Visited Turnberry for the Ladies Open on Thursday and stayed overnight at Cosses Country House, Ballantrae. The House is 2 miles from the sea in a hidden valley and the location is so peaceful. Our hosts, Susan and Robin, were very welcoming and we were introduced to their two labs, Monty and Oscar. Dinner was served in the main dining... More 

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Reviewed May 31, 2015

Stayed last night, had afternoon tea on arrival, then dinner. A wonderfully peaceful location, a very warm welcome, comfortable accommodation. We stayed in the Iona suite which is actually a two-roomed cottage. Our hosts were warm, welcoming, attentive without smothering us and the cat and dogs were an added bonus! Plus the ducklings! The food was all freshly cooked, using... More 

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Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

What a lovely place to stay. Our every need was catered for and our expectations were surpassed. Lovely accommodation, peaceful, restful, and glorious sleep possible with a very comfy bed and the BEST pillows. The food was wonderful, both dinner and breakfast .We could feel ourselves being totally restored with goodness and wellness which Cosses exudes. Many thanks to Susan,... More 

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Reviewed August 19, 2014

Beautifully located, fantastic dinners and breakfasts, lovely hosts, nothing short of the most wonderful place to be when in Scotland. Worth a detour if you want to stay near the SW coast. It is great for hiking, good food and lots to see in the area. The B&B is far from any noise so peace and quiet are assured.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cosses Country House is a small boutique hotel/Luxury Bed and Breakfast in the beautiful South West of Scotland. A member of Wolsey Lodges, Cosses offers guests luxurious dinner, bed and breakfast in wonderful surroundings, 2 miles south of the fishing village of Ballantrae, in Ayrshire. Local Food Hero Award winner Susan Crosthwaite creates Gastronomic delights from the best of local, Scottish produce, home grown vegetables, fruit and herbs from the kitchen garden, local reared meat, game, cheese and freshly caught seafood. Licensed with excellent wine and whisky list. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cosses Country House

Address: Ballantare | Girvan, Ballantrae KA26 0LR, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Ayrshire > South Ayrshire > Ballantrae
Price Range: $135 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Cosses Country House 5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Very quiet area, Perfect for relaxing”
 of 5 bubbles ninas767, Sep 9, 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms looked excellent. We were in very comfortable, spacious accommodations.”
 of 5 bubbles heathermV2839DE, Sep 4, 2015 | Read review
“All rooms excellent”
 of 5 bubbles Golfingmags, Jul 31, 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are good but the suits give you more room”
 of 5 bubbles ChristelClear, Aug 19, 2014 | Read review
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