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Abbotsford Hotel

#11 of 18 Hotels in Ayr
Certificate of Excellence
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 November 2013

A friend's 50th surprise birthday party at the hotel was the basis for our bed and breakfast stay. A business trip in Accra followed immediately with a drive from London, in what can only be described as torrential rain, we were met with a warm and friendly welcome by Paul, the Manager, who took our bags and showed us to...

1Thank Wendy R
Reviewed 9 November 2013

I came here on a first date to play pool and I love this hotel,it's warm and inviting. It has a very cozy feel to it,you get that calming effect when you walk through. The bar is fully stocked and the bartenders know their stuff.

3Thank amyn b
Dalgety Bay
Reviewed 5 November 2013

This is a quirky little hotel with interesting 'junk' around every corner. The staff, hospitality, and food were faultless, they made our large family very welcome and attended to all our needs, can't praise them enough My gripe was the room, it was very clean, with good toiletries, quality towels but the bed and linen dated. A double bed was...

2Thank fyona
Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 4 November 2013

Just returned from a great weekend in Ayr. We were there for a friend's surprise 50th birthday party. We arrived late-ish (about 9 o'clock) on the Friday night after a very long day of work and travel (from Germany). The sight of the cosy bar and roaring real fire was just what the doctor ordered!!! Having read the previous review,...

2Thank Sue S
London, Ohio
Reviewed 30 October 2013

A disappointing experience from start to finish. Not the friendly scottish welcome we expected. Room was cold, staff lacked warmth and congeniality. A definite lack of training was apparent not only in their manner but the lack of uniform and name badge made it difficult to discern staff from guests. Management, staff and decor are in dire need of a...

3Thank jed p
Reviewed 28 October 2013

I stayed here with my husband and 20 month old daughter for 2 nights. The hotel is filled with quirky antiques and other interesting things. The house is a typical victorian house and has a very old charm. Our room was very comfortable and we were very happy to learn that our baby monitor worked in all the social areas...

1Thank Canopus_10
Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2013 via mobile

My family came over from Canada and renewed there wedding vows here. Food was excellent as was venue and the service. What a great night thanks to the management and staff. Highly recommended. Hotel situated in a nice area very welcoming.

Thank 695Diane
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2013

We stayed here with friends for 1 night as we were attending a wedding nearby and were pleased to read such good trip advisor reviews. Unfortunately we cannot understand a lot of these great reviews and were very disappointed. On arrival we thought the hotel was quirky with lots of random antiques along the corriders (some may say its a...

3Thank Julie K
Reviewed 24 August 2013 via mobile

We needed a one night stop while travelling back from holiday further north. Abbotsford was easy to find, friendly, relatively cheap with the old racecourse open space just across the road for the dog, and simple good food for us. Dog was allowed in the bar but not the dining room so we ate in the bar. Very busy bar...

Thank twoanddog
Alloway, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 August 2013

Having been to the Abbotsford to ther people's functions over the past 30 or so years, had no other thought as to who to go to to host my 50th. The room was immaculate and a lot of thought went in from Paul, the owner, to ensure that the layout suited the 90 people attending. (It can be flexible for...

2Thank ScruffyDogTours

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Abbotsford is a family-run hotel established in 1966 in a residential area a short walk from Ayr town centre. Our management and staff create a warm and informal atmosphere and always ensure your stay is both comfortable and relaxing. A wide range of activities are readily accessible from the Hotel's location making it an ideal base for both sportsman and tourist alike. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Abbotsford Hotel

Address: 14 Corsehill Road, Ayr KA7 2ST, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Ayrshire > South Ayrshire > Ayr
Number of rooms: 13
Also Known As:
Abbotsford Hotel Ayr, Ayrshire
Hotel Style:
#10 Family Hotel in Ayr
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“All rooms are on the 2nd floor”
Y1121JUalexr, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are good.”
darrenfairhurst, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“No problem with any room”
billymaggot, 3 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Staff, location ask for paul”
709Maggie, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Did not stay in this Hotel but it does have good reviews regarding accommodation.”
cahoon27, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
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