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London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A really fab B&B, this was the first stop on our Scottish road trip and it was the perfect start. Jan is a wonderful host, the breakfast was lovely, the place was spotlessly clean and the bed comfortable, would definitely recommend.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location. every detail is comfortable down to the towels and sheets. Homemade cookies waiting for you upon arrival. Incredible homemade made to order breakfast. And the owner is fantastic! MUST STAY.

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1 Thank Ashley S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This has to be the best guest house we have ever stayed in not a thing to complain about .Spotlessly clean beautiful tasteful decor the breakfast was superb and Jan so friendly felt like a friend nothing to much trouble she didn't stop working this guest house is a credit to her! and her mum ironed the bedding beautifully! The... More 

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Near Edinburgh,Scotland
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely welcome from Jan. She answers questions honestly. I had a very comfortable clean room with all facilities including home made shortbread. Guest house is situated in a quiet street. Not a long walk to local restaurants. Yummeeeee breakfast.

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 29 October 2016

We stayed at Beaches just for one night, made to feel very welcome on arrival and well informed about everything the room which was very clean and comfortable. Lots of nice wee touches like Jan's delicious home made Shortie and some lovely fudge in a jar. Breakfast freshly cooked at a time we specified and was more than enough. Highly... More 

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1 Thank a1mo
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Jan is an amazing person. A very warm welcome, wonderful breakfast, homemade jams and buttercakes, room eksrem clean and cozy, great atmosphere and wonderful garden. We felt like in heaven.Thank You very much and see You again Jan.Highly recommended.

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1 Thank Robert K
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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Beaches was the best place we've ever stayed at.Hospitality second to none,lovely warm welcome and throughout stay. Breakfast was fantastic,homemade jams were delicious.Jan the owner goes far and beyond her call of duty,best place ever really.Top marks for cleanliness and hospitality.Room was very comfortable,decor and soft furnishing's spot on,very high standard.I could go on and on so well done Jan... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

A real gem and a wonderful experience. Huge delicious breakfast lovely ultra clean room and bath. Jan the owner is a delightful person and very accommodating. The location is in walking distance from very good restaurants and if you like the beach it's a stone's throw away.

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1 Thank VJousan
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Spent 3 nights at this guest house last week. It was the best guest house I have stayed in. Breakfast was amazing and Jan was the perfect host. Couldn't fault anything about our stay. Rooms were beautiful and clean tidy and comfortable. Will definitely be back.

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Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 4 October 2016

This place was a great find - we were on the top floor of this B&B with views over the seaside which were amazing. Jan greeted us at the door with a welcoming smile & made us feel like old friends straight away. We were lucky to score this from a cancellation & couldn't have been more pleasantly surprised. Jan... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beaches Guest House is a friendly relaxed family run guest house ideally located with the seafront esplanade on the doorstep and just a few minutes’ walk from Ayr’s town centre, which boasts a great selection of shopping, dining and nightlife. Beaches Guest House is perfectly located for business trips, golfing breaks, horse race meetings and family holidays or for exploring the many local tourist attractions.This Victorian terraced Guest House has been tastefully refurbished to the highest standards. All guest rooms feature a LCD/DVD TV, a selection of hot beverages along with homemade shortbread. All Beaches rooms also have a private bathroom with luxury toiletries. Locally sourced produce from Ayrshire farms is used in the Full Scottish breakfast, which is cooked to order. Free-range eggs, haggis, square sausage, tattie scones and homemade jams and marmalades are just some of those on offer. Continental options are also available. Local historical attractions close by include Burns' Cottage, Robert Burns: Scotland’s Bard has a huge influence in the area with Burns Cottage his birthplace, the Auld Brig, Auld Kirk and Robert Burns Museum, two miles from Ayr.Beaches is a great location for golfing breaks - surrounded by many of Ayrshire’s top class golf courses including championship courses at Troon and Turnberry and old courses of Prestwick and Barassie .Local bus and railway stations are within walking distance from Beaches and Glasgow Prestwick International Airport is less than 5 miles away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Beaches Guest House

Address: 13 Queens Terrace, Ayr KA7 1DU, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Ayrshire > South Ayrshire > Ayr
Price Range: RM316 - RM3,574 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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