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Ellisland House Hotel

19 Racecourse Road, Ayr KA7 2TD, Scotland
+44 1292 260111
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“lambs liver” (2 reviews)
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British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
19 Racecourse Road, Ayr KA7 2TD, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Quality small hotel 10 minutes walk from Ayr town centre. Serves Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner - and light snack, coffe, home baking etc throughout the day. Family friendly - good ambiance - open fires etc. Free Parking in both hotel grounds and adjacent streets.

Thank Westbury12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights, and a function lunch. Staff from front office to waiting to chamber maid absolutely. Execellent the young man in charge of the bar was absolutely excellent and went out of his way even though busy all the time to make...More

2  Thank honekermrmichaelh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying locally with friends who praised the quality of this restaurant. Six of us had a fantastic meal on the first evening so we immediately booked to return the following day. The salmon, steak, and chicken meals were cooked to perfection. The were...More

1  Thank DiggoryLondon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pleasant food and surroundings would not rate as outstanding but food ok. Felt the atmosphere was a bit chilly

Thank Choosey88
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As guests at a private family event, we experienced poorly trained staff, good food, poor organisation, mistakes, broken curtain rod with sagging curtains and a large spider up in the cornicing enjoying the evening with us. Let's take the good points. Perfectly manicured gardens. Very...More

2  Thank theTreveller
Reviewed September 15, 2017

Stayed for 3 nights for the first time at the Ellisland. Lovely setting in the gardens, with a patio area outside for pleasant evenings and decent car park. The restaurant décor was dark but at the same time very cosy and warm. Our bedroom, no....More

1  Thank Applejack54
Reviewed September 14, 2017

The restaurant at the Ellisland Hotel promises well – but falls down on important details. The terrace provided an attractive location for a pre-dinner drink until we were shown to our table in the lounge – where there was a television screen. A tv on...More

1  Thank rogermargaret2015
Reviewed September 9, 2017

Recommended by the B&B we were staying at, this is a traditional looking hotel with good food, service and waiting staff were attentive. It had an extensive menu which seemed to cater for a variety of tastes. The wine was good quality and the per...More

1  Thank Susan R
Reviewed September 5, 2017

The hotel is in a nice location and the décor is pleasant. The service and food quality didn't match up to this. We were kept waiting in the main hallway as our table wasn't ready, with people pushing past us. The restaurant manager seemed to...More

3  Thank Moira M
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

Another perfect stay. A warm welcome on arrival, a spacious bedroom and bathroom, and great food with perfect service. Ellisland is hard to beat on all standards and a special mention must go to all the staff, in particular Ainsley.

Thank Caroline S
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Maureen K
May 13, 2016|
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Response from Ianscu | Reviewed this property |
Too much for the service and quality of food I will never go there again.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Racecourse Road, Ayr KA7 2TD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  South Ayrshire  >  Ayr
  • Phone Number: +44 1292 260111
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