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Modern luxury accommodation, close to the beach

10 reviews
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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
2 nights minimum
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Welcome to The Retreat at Scaurodoon. A beautiful recently built, 2 bedroom condo type house. We are located in the heart of Burns Country in Ayr, beautifully situated at the estuary of the River Doon, right by the famous Ayr Beach. Burns Cottage, Museum and the famous Brig O'Doon are all within a 20 minute walk . There are beautiful river walks and stunning beach walks on the doorstop and Ayr Town Centre is a 5 minute drive or 30 minute walk from the house. There are top class restaurants, cafes pubs and shops within easy walking distance. South Ayrshire is also golfing country and there are two excellent local courses within a ten minute walk from the house and several other top flight links courses within a 20 minute drive including Prestwick Old Course, the site of the first ever...Welcome to The Retreat at Scaurodoon. A beautiful recently built, 2 bedroom condo type house. We are located in the heart of Burns Country in Ayr, beautifully situated at the estuary of the River Doon, right by the famous Ayr Beach. Burns Cottage, Museum and the famous Brig O'Doon are all within a 20 minute walk . There are beautiful river walks and stunning beach walks on the doorstop and Ayr Town Centre is a 5 minute drive or 30 minute walk from the house. There are top class restaurants, cafes pubs and shops within easy walking distance. South Ayrshire is also golfing country and there are two excellent local courses within a ten minute walk from the house and several other top flight links courses within a 20 minute drive including Prestwick Old Course, the site of the first ever Open Golf Championship and the British Open courses at Royal Troon and iconic Turnberry. Further afield Glasgow is within an hours drive or 40 minute train journey from Ayr Station. Edinburgh is about 90 minutes drive from Ayr. THere are plenty of public transport options nearby The property itself is beautiful with all the facilities you will require for your stay. Both bedrooms have King Size double beds, one of which can be split into 2 singles if required. There is a 'Jack and Jill' bathroom between the two bedrooms and another shower room downstairs. We look forward to welcoming you to beautiful South Ayrshire and our lovely home.More
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Water Views
Dishwasher
Freezer
Waterfront
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Patio
Deck
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Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Excellent accommodation, location and host. Couldn’t fault a thing and will be sure to be back when we are staying in the area again.

Thank hannahgfleming
Reviewed 7 April 2018

Literally 50m from the beach and in a nice quiet area. Pub/Restaurant at the top of the street which allows dogs into the bar area and we also had a meal in there which was quite good. The house itself has the owners living next...More

Thank Gordon C
Management response:Responded 10 April 2018

So glad you enjoyed your stay and thanks very much for your kind words. Hope to see you again in the future

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

Stayed at the Retreat for Hogmanay and New Year with good friends and our 3 dogs . A warm welcome was made more special by the freshly made bread and cup cakes !! A beautifully home with all you need for a relaxing stay along...More

Thank Morag103
Management response:Responded 4 January 2018

Thank you Morag for the kind words. It was lovely having you to stay.

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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

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Gary R, VR Owner at Modern luxury accommodation, close to the beach, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

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Reviewed 5 October 2017

I booked The Retreat for the weekend of the Ayr Gold Cup Races for ourselves and another couple. Great alternative to a hotel if attending the races, only about 15 mins away from Ayr Racecourse. We didn't arrive until late due to a flight delay...More

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About the Owner
Gary R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2017
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