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Swan Bothy luxurious cottage with hot tub

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4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Ayr, South Ayrshire, Ayrshire, Scotland
A hidden gem set in the rolling countryside of Ayrshire
Unique to Ayrshire, Swan Bothy offers dreamy Scottish comfort both inside and outside,
offering spectacular views whether from the spacious living room
and bedrooms or the luxury hot tub alongside the cottage.
Swan Bothy lies at the heart of Martnaham nature reserve on the edge of a two mile long loch - a stretch of water which is a haven for wildfowl and swans - fringed on the opposite shore by one of the last remaining oak woods in south west Scotland.
Set within extensive private grounds and enjoying magical views across the loch, visitors are steeped in nature as they relax into its rhythms away from everyday cares.
The granite built cottage once housed the gamekeeper, a netting loft and visiting carriages from Culzean Castle, home of the Marquess of Ailsa w...
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Listing #HL7032341
About the Owner
Diane H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2016
Interaction with guests
On arrival the key to the property will be behind the first door in the outhouse adjacent to the property. I will come down to welcome you soon after your arrival. My husband and I live on the estate and are available if required.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and some friends stayed here in December. This was our second visit this year. Yet again, we had a wonderful stay, the coal fire was the icing on the cake this time. Diane and William were always on hand to bring us coal, wood...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Tracy D
Tour630282, VR Owner at Swan Bothy luxurious cottage with hot tub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you ladies for a wonderful review. We look forward to seeing you all again in the summer. Diane

Reviewed 31 October 2018

We spent a very relaxing two nights in the Bothy 27/28 October. William and Diane’s attention to detail was excellent and everything needed was at our fingertips, including the chocolate treats ❤️. We had the most relaxing enjoyable stay and the hot tub was an...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Anle123
Tour630282, VR Owner at Swan Bothy luxurious cottage with hot tub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Ladies Thank you so much for such a wonderful review. We are thrilled you had a relaxing time. Hoping to see you return soon. Diane

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Reviewed 14 October 2018

Perfectly peaceful place! Comfortable and spacious cottage with thoughtful extras making for a thoroughly enjoyable weekend. Hot tub is the icing on the scrumptious cake!!

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Weejo35
Tour630282, VR Owner at Swan Bothy luxurious cottage with hot tub, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Thank you so much for your excellent review. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your time at Swan Bothy. Hoping to meet you again soon. Diane

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Unknown type bathrooms (2)
  • Washer
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Hot tub is for guests only and children under 5 yrs of age are not permitted.

Speed limit on drive is 10 mph
    1 Half bath
    2 Unknown types
    2 Fulls
    3 Twins
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About the neighbourhood
Swan Bothy is set in a small estate but not far from the town of Ayr.
Lots to do and see including Tam O Shantel experience, Robert Burns house, Culzean Caste, Dumfries House, electric brae, Ayr Beach, etc
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Glasgow Prestwick : 20.0 km
Railway: Ayr Train Station : 8.0 km
Ferry: Ardrossan : 32.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 8.0 km.
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