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Paisley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A group of us enjoyed a Christmas party night here on the 3rd of December. It was well organised. The meal was very good with three choices for each coarse. The DJ singer was very good. Throughly enjoyed. We stayed over night. Comfortable rooms. Think our shower room was newly refurbished. Very good shower. Could do with a proper toilet...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked for dinner, there were three of us. The food was excellent, the service was also excellent and the price was very reasonable. I would have no hesitation in recommending the Horizon Hotel and will probably visit again early in the New Year

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Tracey C, General Manager at Horizon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests Thank you for a lovely review of the Vista Hotel. I am glad to see you enjoyed both the food and the excellent service from the staff. We hope to see you again soon. Thanks Tracey

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked this hotel for an overnight stay as I was visiting my Aunt in Ayr and I picked this hotel as it is dog friendly and we have a 4 month pup we were bringing along. We were given a warm welcome and friendly face when we arrived. We had room 6 which had a door opening out to...

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Tracey C, General Manager at Horizon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your kind review. I am so happy to see that you enjoyed the Hotel and that room 6 was suitable for you. The staff are very welcoming when you arrive and I will pass on your praise to Kevin and the team in the kitchen. We have the added bonus of the beach right on...

Stranraer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff were very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was excellent, lots of choices. Good location, within easy walking distance of shopping centre, bus and train station. Room was small, but comfortable. Shower was a bit of a challenge. I would certainly use this hotel again and recommend it for anyone looking for a moderate budget place to stay overnight.

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Tracey C, General Manager at Horizon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your very kind review. I am happy to see you enjoyed all the aspects that the hotel has to offer. Our staff are very helpful and friendly and our location is very popular with our guests staying. We hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards Tracey

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been visiting Ayr for the passed eight years and have always stayed at the Horizon.Everything about it is excellent and I would have absolutely no hesitation in recommending it to any prospective visitors .The food in particular is of the highest standard and served by extremely polite and competent staff .If you're going to Ayr give the Horizon...

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Tracey C, General Manager at Horizon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests Thank you for your wonderful review of the Hotel. We very much appreciate your time to review us. On behalf of everyone here it is a pleasure to welcome you back time and time again and I am glad you enjoy the food and the excellent service. We look forward to seeing you soon. Kind Regards Tracey

Livingston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Room was a bit small but that was the only negative about this Hotel! Room was kept very clean and staff were very friendly and couldn't do enough for you. I picked this Hotel because of the good reviews and was not disappointed food Is excellent and only a 10minute walk to the centre of the town.Will definatly recommend this...

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Tracey C, General Manager at Horizon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your kind review. I am glad you chose our Hotel based on the great reviews we receive from our guests. The staff are very helpful in all departments and like to make sure all our guests have an enjoyable time with us. We look forward to welcoming you again. Kind Regards Tracey

Hamilton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a nice, comfortable hotel with competent, able and friendly staff. My room was clean and comfortable. The hotel was located overlooking the beach which provided awesome views of a storm that happened that evening. The food not fine dining but was very good and cooked perfectly to my taste. Chef also took the trouble to prepare requested items...

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Tracey C, General Manager at Horizon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests Thank you for time taken to review us. I am very happy to see that we could accommodate your preferences in the Vista Bar & Restaurant with your food. Our staff make the hotel and they welcome and look after every guest in the same manner. I will pass on your praise to my Head Chef Kevin on...

Perth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good value for money; good location on seafront; very helpful staff; excellent food at both breakfast and dinner; the only slight negative was bathroom a bit on the small side, and the room did not face the sea.

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Tracey C, General Manager at Horizon Hotel, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Thank you for your kind review of the Hotel. I am glad that you enjoyed your time with us. The team work hard to ensure all our guests have a relaxing and good time. In the quieter months we work on improving the Hotel with bathrooms etc being refurbished. On the note of a sea view, for a...

Belfast
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stunning views of the beach and car park right at door. Very pleasant stay. Staff very helpful and the breakfast was superb. Sat by lit fire in evening which was very nice too. Overall very good stay there

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Tracey C, General Manager at Horizon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests Thank you for your time to review us, I am happy to see that you enjoyed your time with us and that you enjoyed breakfast time. The lounge area is a nice place to relax with the fire at nights, and I am glad you found the staff to be friendly and pleasant. We hope to see you...

St Andrews, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just home from a short break at the Horizon Hotel. We were welcomed by the receptionist, who gave us all the information we required.The room was lovely and warm, very large double bed, large TV and tea and coffee facilities were provided, so we had all we required. The shower room was small, but all we needed, lovely fluffy white...

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Tracey C, General Manager at Horizon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests Thank you so much for your lovely comments of the Hotel and Staff. I am glad that everything was to your liking and you enjoyed the meals and breakfast. The staff are all very friendly and like to make your stay as relaxing as possible. I have taken on board your note regarding the chefs and will pass...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Horizon Hotel is the ideal location and a popular venue for holidays, short breaks, and activities, weddings and business functions.Offering quality and affordability, the Horizon Hotel is an award winning three star Scottish Hotel providing Scottish hospitality, and friendly efficient service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Horizon Hotel

Address: Esplanade, Ayr KA7 1DT, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Ayrshire > South Ayrshire > Ayr
Price Range: £73 - £138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Horizon Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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Horizon Hotel Ayr, Scotland
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#3 On the Beach Hotel in Ayr
#8 Family Hotel in Ayr
#9 Romantic Hotel in Ayr
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over a year ago
West Dunbartonshire, United Kingdom
Ayrshire, United Kingdom

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“Room 22 is very spacious and offers sea views”
 of 5 bubbles sammccready, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Would advice to ask for a room with a good view”
 of 5 bubbles myardley32, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had room 24 with a lovely sea view, which was lovely”
 of 5 bubbles Fifers2013, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 24 was very quiet although it's up a couple of landings”
 of 5 bubbles stevielucky, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We had ground floor and found it extremely quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles dianapenman368, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
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