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Amazing despite the wind and rain

I'm certain that this would have been an awesome experience on a day when it wasn't torrentially... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania
Wonderful scenic, historical spot for snack or lunch

Be prepared to walk a bit to get there. Open primarily as a half-way house for golfers, it shares... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
Charleston, South Carolina
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Turnberry Hotel, Turnberry, Scotland
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All reviews playing golf golf course halfway house light house nice walk ailsa craig worth the short walk turnberry golf stunning views staff were really friendly tea room food was lovely take photos sunny day worth a visit member of staff coffee shop
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm certain that this would have been an awesome experience on a day when it wasn't torrentially raining, as it was the day that we picked to visit. First, let me say that there is an easy to find parking lot right off the road...More

1  Thank geismom
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Be prepared to walk a bit to get there. Open primarily as a half-way house for golfers, it shares ground with the ruins of Turnberry Castle. A small cafe, with terrace seating high over the coastline in good weather.

1  Thank BryanOliver74
Reviewed 6 September 2018

My husband and I were out for a walk to test my husband's new power wheelchair. We went to take photos of views at the lighthouse, when a member of staff ( Alistair) opened the door and gave us a very warm welcome. We sat...More

Thank Christine A
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Nice walk up to the lighthouse and enjoyed a coffee on the patio area. Food is available and would have been a nice venue for lunch but had a late breakfast at the hotel . Views stunning.

Thank Dottie3
Reviewed 31 August 2018

This place is amazing, the opening times are limited, I would imagine due to the golfers, as it is a halfway house when all is said and done, but it is lovely, the views are fabulous, but it is a bit pricey, we paid £25.00...More

Thank Lilies68
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Whilst staying in Turnberry my Husband and I walked down here for a spot of fresh air. The walk took around 1/2 hour from the hotel. We had tea, coffee, soup and sandwiches in the little tea room. It is little and not (I would...More

Thank lesleystables
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Turnberry lighthouse is another of Mr Stevenson’s creations and is situated in a lovely spot in the middle of the famous golf course and with fabulous views of the coastline and Ailsa Craig on the horizon. Parking is just off the main road, and a...More

Thank johnhouston2
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Went along to see the lighthouse and was totally overalled by the views. The staff in the small restuarant were very polite and service was excellent.. everywhere was spotless especially the toilets. The day we went was slightly overcast but the views were still excellent.

Thank Ann G
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Great wee walk through the golf course to the lighthouse with stunning views at the end with the option of food and drinks at the the Halfway house at the foot of the lighthouse where you can sit out on an attractive balcony and admire...More

Thank mikereiduk
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Nice walk on a public path through the golf course to the lighthouse which is lovely and enjoyed sitting out with a drink looking at the stunning view The staff were very friendly and attentive

1  Thank juro20
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Liz R
20 June 2018|
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Response from Deano1957 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is, there is a small road that leads across the golf course to the lighthouse.
Robert W
20 August 2017|
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Response from brian s | Reviewed this property |
Sorry...open during daylight hours, as long as the golfers are on the course then the Half Way House is open.