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A' Turas-Mara Guest House

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#11 of 61 B&Bs / Inns in Ayr
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Grants Pass, Oregon
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this b&b, very convenient to groceries, main road and facilities. The hosts are superb and the food is very good. I stay here every time I go to or through Ayr. The rooms are very clean and comfortable.

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Thank Claudia F
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

lovely guest house. I particularly noticed the attention to detail in our room (rm 2). the house was spotless. The couple were nice and friendly and the breakfast was delicious. again with the breakfast the attention to detail was there inc smoked or unsmoked bacon, square or link sausage and type of eggs. would highly recommend this guest house. also... More 

Thank Laura J
Buxton, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Stayed here for a week and it was superb. This is how a guest house should be run. No problems, clean, attention to the little things was 100% and lovely breakfast No faults at all Can recommend highly

Thank GregT490
Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Another very welcoming stay with Jackie & Billy, good facilities, clean and fresh with fantastic selection for breakfast. Off road parking for our 4 Motorbikes and close to Town centre. We will return again as usually.

Thank VStromMike
Madrid, Spain
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 September 2016

The service was lovely and extremely warming, very friendly couple. We would highly recommend staying here, excellent breakfast too catering to our needs and food intolerances, we left very satisfied and full of food.

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Thank Miiiilo
Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Jackie and Billy are excellent hosts. We have been visiting Turas-Mara for over 5 years now, and the hospitality received is, and always has been, of the highest standard. Very comfortable rooms and wonderful breakfasts.

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Thank johncG1107ZT
Balloch, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Friendly and very comfortable with a good breakfast. They even had dairy free spread for my daughter to use. Lots of complimentary tea, coffee and biscuits in the room. Great location too, straight across the road from a Morrison's and a ten minute walk to the beach.

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Thank Geem16
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73 reviews
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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

My husband & I stayed here a few years ago. We had been at the races & rather than travel home we booked this b&b for a few nights. Our room was lovely, clean & spacious. It's situated near all amenities. The owners are so friendly & can't do enough for you

Thank Maryann M
Wishaw, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Exactly what I was looking for in a B&B. Convenient for where I needed to be the next day, friendly welcome, clean and comfortable room. Breakfast was ideal for my needs, there was a lovely, light fresh fruit salad available - but any amount of other choices for those who required something more copious - I'd like to go back... More 

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Arbroath, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

nice friendly couple very helpful. good location for shops not to far from beach accommodation nice and well kept. breakfast menu to choose what you liked and made to suit your taste.nothing we did not like

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Jackie and Billy look forward to welcoming you to Turas-Mara their beautifully maintained and comfortable Victorian Guest House. A place you can relax and enjoy the homely atmosphere while sampling the famed Scottish Hospitality. Less than a 5 minute walk from Ayr Town Centre and Railway Station and only 5 miles from Glasgow Prestwick Airport (direct rail route). Turas-Mara is only 5 minutes from the wedding venues of Brig O'Doon or Western House. We offer a complimentary lift to these hotels for wedding guests (please let us know if you require this service at time of booking). An ideal base to explore Burns Country or enjoy a golfing holiday. All our rooms have been decorated in a modern but homely style yet retain original features. Our bedrooms are all en-suite with free WiFi , flat screen digital TV with Freeview, DVD player and many extras to help you enjoy your stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about A' Turas-Mara Guest House

Address: 25 Castlehill Road, Ayr KA7 2HY, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Ayrshire > South Ayrshire > Ayr
Price Range: RM286 - RM387 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — A' Turas-Mara Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Room No 1 was great”
 of 5 bubbles 973DavidW973, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“we had a front facing room. am sure they were all good tho.”
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 of 5 bubbles SusieGAviemore, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are good but the front room is near a main road”
 of 5 bubbles thomasmH3685NQ, 17 Feb 2016 | Read review
“, Great double glazing. The guest house itself was very quiet and calm inside. We slept very well.”
 of 5 bubbles lorraineb637, 1 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Shower is electronic push-button - a quick read of the provided instructions before you get in there will help :)”
 of 5 bubbles stuartc445, 8 Sep 2015 | Read review
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