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Georgian Villa (listed) Beautifully restored to its former grandeur, with numerous period features both internally and externally. Set within secluded landscaped grounds of two acres. Totally central yet extremely private. Wildlife friendly gardens with Deer,owls,bats,woodpeckers,hedgehogs and fish.built by Lord ButeArgyll, and first recorded occupancy in 1795. Panoramic sea and mountain views from all rooms but one.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room features
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Good to know
Great View
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This was our second visit to Tina and Tom’s beautiful Georgian villa, perched above Rothesay and surrounded by delightful mature gardens. We had such a lovely time last year when we visited for September weekend so it was our first choice for this year. Tina and Tom are the
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We really enjoyed our short break at Ivybank Villa. Tina and Tom made us most welcome, they were very informative and interesting to talk to. The house and the garden was beautiful. The town was just a short walk away. We would love to have stayed a little longer.
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Just had a 3 night break here while island hopping couldn't have pick a better place to stay.Tom and Tina are wonderful hosts you couldn't ask for more pleasing people just a warm welcome and a wonderful appointed house which they have no doubt worked very hard to achieve
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The villa is situated in the town of Rothsay, not far from the ferry terminal, it sits high on a hill in the middle of stunning gardens with a spectacular view of the bay. Its a quiet location, and there's no passing traffic noise. We stayed in room 3, which had a lovely view of
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Our room was full of character and overlooked the ferry port. We could watch the ferries coming and going. We were not far from the town. Tina was very attentive in her hospitality and together with Tom were excellent hosts. Their home is historic and has a colonial feel in it’s
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Room with a view
The view from our bed in Ivy Bank Villa
View of Rothesay from the Ferry showing Ivy Bank Villa
"Room with a sea view."
"Ask for a room with a view!"
"I’ve ticked yes to the luxury hotel qusetion because I felt it was luxurious considering the cost"
"If you book in advance, request a seaview."
"Rooms at the front of the building have a beautiful view over Rothesay harbour"
US$155 - US$168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United KingdomScotlandIsle of ButeRothesay
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