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Glenapp Castle

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Ballantrae KA26 0NZ Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Cannot imagine bettering the service here! Beautiful room, lovely sheets, towels etc. Shower took a little while to warm up. 6course evening meal plus wine which was fantastic. Breakfast was also excellent. Loved this place

Thank jackie b
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to explore a bygone lifestyle and feel very happy to be treated so well. Take the boat to Aisla Craig and take in the scenery and wildlife. Enjoy the stories of Captain Roddy Leitch and mate David. Wonderful people to pamper you at...More

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Response from JillC1222, Managing Director at Glenapp CastleResponded 1 week ago

Dear Stephen Thank you for your wonderful review and comments, this really means so much to the whole team. If you are looking for inspiration for your next visit I do recommend that you download our new activities and experiences brochure from the website as...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a lovely five night stay at Glenapp. The dining experience was superb, made all the more so by the charming and helpful staff. All were wonderful, however a special shout out to John, Hazel, Jay, and Flav. We enjoyed walking around the grounds, plus...More

Thank Collin T
Response from JillC1222, Managing Director at Glenapp CastleResponded 1 week ago

Dear Colin Thank you for your lovely review and I will certainly pass your comments on to the team, especially John, Hazel, Jay and Flavian who will all be thrilled. I am particularly pleased that you took time to enjoy the gardens and grounds as...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Of all the reviews I have ever written this has proved the most difficult and possibly the most controversial! Glenapp Castle has pages of very positive even gushing reviews and I am almost fearful of making a few points of criticism ! Hopefully the management...More

1  Thank Andrew S
Response from JillC1222, Managing Director at Glenapp CastleResponded 5 days ago

Dear Andrew. How sad I am to read your review and so sorry that your experience at Glenapp Castle didn’t meet your expectations. I know our Owner asked you about your stay before you left and you said it was great. It would have been...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment of arrival, with Manager John & staff like sentinels at entry, you will feel well taken care of. Unobtrusive magic happens when you leave for dinner or breakfast, to return to a room refreshed & tidied. Friendly staff at each well prepared...More

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Response from JillC1222, Managing Director at Glenapp CastleResponded 1 week ago

Dear OnAir Thank you for your wonderful review and kind comments which I will pass on to the team. They will be thrilled to learn that you felt the magic and charm of Glenapp. You are right Roddy our boat skipper has plenty of stories...More

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Description
Beautiful Scots Baronial castle set in 36 acres of stunning gardens and woodland overlooking the Ayrshire coastline and out to Ailsa Craig, the Isle of Arran and Mull of Kintyre. The castle is Scotland's highest More rated Country House Hotel with 5 AA Red Stars and 4 AA Rosettes, 5 VisitScotland Gold Stars, EatScotland Gold Award and a Michelin Star. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Room Service
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Tennis Court
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Spa
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$318 - US$551 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Glenapp Castle Ballantrae, Scotland
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Glenapp Castle Hotel Ballantrae
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Ayrshire > South Ayrshire > Ballantrae
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$318 - US$551 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Glenapp Castle Ballantrae, Scotland
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Glenapp Castle Hotel Ballantrae
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Ayrshire > South Ayrshire > Ballantrae
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Traveller (240)
Room & Suite (54)
Dining (26)
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567biancat
11 August 2017|
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Response from John O | Property representative |
Hi, We have guest suites with separate baths and showers and other rooms that have showers over baths. Please call us and we can discuss individual rooms. The law in Scotland prohibits smoking inside, we have two... More
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Alice B
14 August 2015|
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Response from Mary B | Reviewed this property |
I did not see any dogs , but the staff were very helpful, so I would give them a call and ask.
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"Room appointments were very appropriate and matched our surroundings perfectly. Toilet room could have..."
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4 Sep 2018
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27 Aug 2018
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"The suites would be perfect for a family staying with young children!"
TheScarlett
13 Aug 2018
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"All fabulous. You have to go here once in your life."
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30 Jul 2018
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