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26 The Crescent
Ranked #5 of 53 Ayr B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed October 25, 2010

Lovely place,very near to amenities but on a quiet street. Beautifully decorated and clean rooms. Great service and a fine Scottish breakfast. Would definately go back!

  • Stayed: October 2010, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed October 8, 2010

My wife and I were fortunate enough to stay in the four poster room but this place and its proprietors were fabulous. We had a great breakfast, great direcctions, good discussion and some excellent liquer before retiring. We would wholeheartedly recommend this place and hope we can get back there some day.

  • Stayed: September 2010, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed September 28, 2010

We have been visiting Ayr on the weekend of the Gold Cup for many years and have stayed in many different hotels. Last year we stayed here and immediately rebooked for this year. The reasons are many; great accommodation, great price, great location etc. All of these factors would make us want to rebook but what makes it a must are Mike and Joyce. They are fantastic hosts, nothing is any problem to them and they go that extra mile to make the stay memorable. From providing home baked bread to the perfect remedy for a migraine, they can do it all. Our second stay was once more memorable and we have rebooked for next year and hopefully will be able to ever year.

  • Stayed: September 2010, traveled with family
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Reviewed September 20, 2010

We could only stay at The Crescent for two nights but it was a memorable experience. We met Joyce and Michael very briefly whilst on holiday in Italy earlier in the year but were greeted like long lost friends they are both so welcoming and friendly. We were also greeted with the smell of baking which we were delighted to sample - the Empire biscuits were delicious. The house is beautifully and tastefully decorated and furnished and immaculately clean, warm and welcoming. The attention to detail is amazing with extras such as complimentary water . The four poster room was a delight, very light and spacious and comfortable and the en-suite also very spacious. Joyce and Michael were very helpful in suggesting things to do and places to eat and booked tables for us at the restaurants. The neighbourhood is very quiet yet close to the town centre and the seafront (not the weather for beaches when we visited unfortunately!). The breakfast choice is excellent and cooked to perfection. We felt as if we had been staying with family and will certainly go back. The five star rating is very well deserved and we wouldn't hesitate to recommend The Crescent to anyone.

  • Stayed: September 2010, traveled as a couple
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ayrteam, Owner at 26 The Crescent, responded to this reviewResponded September 22, 2010

Thank you so much for your kind review,we where delighted that you both came and stayed with us at The Crescent for a few days. It brought back many happy memories of Lake Garda, please do keep in touch.

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Reviewed September 17, 2010

From the moment we walked up the walkway at The Crescent we could tell this was a special place. Michael and Joyce, the owners, paid great attention to every detail and made us feel sincerely welcome in their lovely guest house . What was so apparent was the cleanliness! Michael was extremely helpful in booking reservations for dinners and helping with all our questions. Joyce was our morning chef for a high-quality, beautifully presented breakfast. During our 2 1/2 week trip to Great Britian we both agreed this was our favorite place to stay. Ayr was a perfect location for my husband to play golf at Turnberry and to visit Troon and Preswick. Although I do not golf I had a wonderful time. The scenery in western Scotland is breathtaking. We will be back!

  • Stayed: September 2010, traveled as a couple
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ayrteam, Owner at 26 The Crescent, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2010

Thank you for your courteous comments and if you are ever back in Great Britain please do not hesitate to give us a call.

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Reviewed September 13, 2010

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lovely welcome on arrival which set the tone for our stay. location is perfect for rabbie burns heritage sites.

  • Stayed: August 2010, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed September 10, 2010

Read the reports on the above B&B and we were not disappointed. Although we were only staying overnight both hosts,Michael and Joyce ,could not have been more helpful or friendly. The house itself has a lovely welcoming and warm feel about it and the room we had was spotlessly clean. Tea/coffee,biscuits and water were all available.
The breakfast was lovely and served with a smile!!!
Only wish we could have stayed longer.

  • Stayed: September 2010, traveled on business
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Additional Information about 26 The Crescent

Address: 26 Bellevue Crescent, Ayr KA7 2DR, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Ayrshire > South Ayrshire > Ayr
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #5 of 53 B&Bs / Inns in Ayr
Price Range: $88 - $112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — 26 The Crescent 5*
Number of rooms: 5
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
5 star bed and breakfast situated in the town of Ayr. First class Scottish Hospitality. All rooms en-suite. Traditional breakfast included. ... more   less 
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