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Ardyne
Ranked #5 of 18 Rothesay B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed September 6, 2013

We can't seem to stay away from Bute and wouldn't dream of staying anywhere else - spotlessly clean comfortable rooms great choice of breakfast perfectly cooked and great welcome from Kate and Dave. The Ardyne is perfectly situated being close to the town centre but within easy reach of all Bute has to offer.

Room Tip: Rooms at front have the sea view but if you are in a garden room you get the sea view at breakfast s...
  • Stayed: September 2013, traveled with family
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David P, Owner at Ardyne, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2013

Thank you for your comments about the Ardyne. We are so pleased you feel able to return and hope that you will continue to visit for many years to come.
Regards
David and Kate.

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Reviewed September 2, 2013

david and kate were marvellous hosts the rooms were well spacious,views to die for.it was nice and peaceful and the breakfast menu was so lovely,i would definately recomend this accomodation with 5 stars if we come that way again we would like to stay there no problem.

  • Stayed: August 2013, traveled as a couple
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David P, Owner at Ardyne, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2013

It was a pleasure having you both here as our guests. Thank you for your very kind comments and we look forward to your next visit.
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David

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Reviewed August 30, 2013

The lovely owners David and Kate just made our stay. The views from the Guest House were sensational with the Ferry passing by. Wonderful breakfasts and our dogs were very welcome.
David and Kate kindly booked our restaurant and told us all about the Island. Nothing was too much trouble. The Island of Bute was made for us by the Ardyne Guest house and we could not recommend it more highly. Thank you both so much for such a memorable visit.

Room Tip: Marvellous views from the front rooms. My room was at the back and was really quiet and peaceful.
  • Stayed: August 2013, traveled with friends
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David P, Owner at Ardyne, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2013

Thank you for you very kind comments about us and The Ardyne. We are really pleased that you enjoyed you stay with us and we look forward to your next visit.
Regards
David

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Reviewed August 27, 2013

The Ardyne is a fantatic place to stay... David + his lovely wife make you so welcome... The rooms are spotless, Seaview bedrooms are a must,,, the veiws are outstanding. The breakfast choice is suberb... i would recommend this B+B , to anyone+ look forward to staying again..

Room Tip: Ask for a seaview, its stunning.
  • Stayed: August 2013, traveled with friends
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David P, Owner at Ardyne, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2013

Thank you for your very kind comments about us and The Ardyne. We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your next visit.
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David

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Reviewed August 22, 2013

What a great place to stay.
Lovely room overlooking the Clyde with the ferry and other boats passing by added to the wonderfull view over the water towards the mainland.
David and his good lady were the hosts with the most!
Nothing was a problem for them.
The breakfast menu was superb, what a choice of excellent food well cooked and presented to a very high standard.

  • Stayed: August 2013, traveled as a couple
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David P, Owner at Ardyne, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2013

Thank you for your very kind comments about us and The Ardyne, we are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope that you come back for another visit to Bute.
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David

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Reviewed August 20, 2013

We were met by the owners in the garden, and from the beginning it was clear that this guest house had everything we looked for! The owners David and Kate managed to let us check in two hours before check in time, and we left our bags in the magnificent room with an amazing view. The room was large, with it's own dressing area and huge windows overlooking the beautiful Isle of Bute and the "fjords". We strongly recommend that you pay just a bit more for staying in a room overlooking the seaside. We had room number 10, which is a bargain!

We had great tips from the owner of what to do in Isle of Bute, so if you've never visited before, ask Kate and David. You just have to visit the sweet, little museum when on the island.

The breakfast was one of the best we've ever had. Eating salmon and eggs overlooking the sea and hills was an experience worth the money alone.

All in all one of the best hotels/b&bs we have ever stayed at. Highly recommended.

  • Stayed: August 2013, traveled as a couple
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David P, Owner at Ardyne, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2013

Thank you for your very kind comments about us and The Ardyne, we are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to seeing you again.
Regards
David

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Reviewed August 19, 2013

I have used the Ardyne on four separate occasions over the last few years and once again it did not disappoint.
We managed to get an earlier than normal check-in which was really beneficial as we were attending an afternoon event in Rothesay.
The rooms are very clean and comfortable with all the required facilities for a short/long stay.
The breakfast choice is excellent and nothing was too much trouble for David and his staff.
Suffice to say that on my return home today, I have booked up again for next year.

Room Tip: Sea views are first class.
  • Stayed: August 2013, traveled with friends
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David P, Owner at Ardyne, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2013

We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us at The Ardyne and we look forward to your next visit.
Regards
David

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Additional Information about Ardyne

Address: 38 Mount Stuart Road, Rothesay PA20 9EB, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Isle of Bute > Rothesay
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #5 of 18 B&Bs / Inns in Rothesay
Price Range: $83 - $103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ardyne 3*
Number of rooms: 10
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A mid terrace Victorian Villa situated right on the seafront with stunning views of Rothesay Bay, Loch Striven and the Cowal Hills beyond. A very comfortable 10 bedroomed Guest House. All rooms are en suite and singles, twins and Super King rooms are available. Breakfast is served in the dining room which overlooks the fabulous view. We serve a selection of breakfast items and wherever possible we source our ingredients from our island producers. You are guaranteed a warm welcome at The Ardyne where we strive to please. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Ardyne St Ebba Hotel
Hotel Ardyne St Ebba
Ardyne Rothesay, Isle Of Bute

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