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The Burnside Guest House has an excellent location in a quiet conservation area next to the beach but within easy walking distance of the amenities of Ayr town centre which boasts a selection of great restaurants and shops. This highly rated Bed and Breakfast establishment is ideally located for business trips, vacations, short golfing breaks, memorable family holidays or for exploring the wealth of tourist attractions within historic Ayrshire.

This Victorian terraced Guest House has been tastefully decorated to retain period features and furbished with beautiful traditional furniture to provide award-winning 4 Star quality accommodation.

The Burnside has been awarded the Tripadvisor Certificate for Excellence in both 2012 and 2013, read the reviews…

Single room, twin/double or family rooms are available from £30 per person for bed and breakfast. Superior Family and Double rooms have super king size beds with orthopaedic mattresses for a good night’s sleep and have modern en-suite facilities, other rooms have separate private shower facilities. Look out for special offers during Oct-March. Check availability and Book Online for Best Rates Guarantee.

Complimentary Facilities included in all rooms…

  • Free Wireless Internet Access in all rooms
  • Free parking with residents parking permit
  • Free breakfast with wide choices
  • Digital TV with DVD player and selection of DVDs
  • Crisp bed linen, luxury towels and toiletries
  • Electronic safe for your valuables
  • Hospitality tray with tea/coffee/shortbread
  • Hairdryer and Ironing facilities
  • Drying facilities available
  • Mini fridge available
  • Travel cot and high chair available
  • Maps and Information pack with wealth of local information

Room with sea view over to the Isle of Arran, subject to availability

Wide selection available on the breakfast menu, served between 7.30 am and 9.30 am. Pack breakfasts available on request and vegetarian options catered for. The Burnside is part of  the Taste Ayrshire movement, endorsing good quality, local produce.

Queens Terrace is a quiet residential street. Free residents parking permits are provided. Easy access by road, rail or air. Transfers can be arranged.

Secure storage area for bikes, motorcycles and golf clubs.

No smoking permitted within the guest house. Pets only by arrangement.

A Self Catering Apartment is also available, sleeping five persons for £450 per week which may offer a more economical option for your holiday in Ayrshire. Pets strictly by arrangement.

Liz welcomes you to her home and personally ensures that your vacation in Ayrshire is enjoyable.

Ayr is famous for being the birthplace of the internationally renowned poet Robert Burns and the Burns Cottage and newly opened Burns Birthplace Museum owned by the National Trust for Scotland is a star tourist attraction.

Culzean Castle, also owned by the National Trust for Scotland, is only a 20 minute drive down the beautiful Ayrshire coastline. Alternatively a visit to Dumfries House is a must.

The new Ayrshire Coastal Path is a must for walkers who wish to walk the 100 miles from Glenapp to Skelmorlie along beautiful coastline with the Isle of Arran a constant backdrop. A day trip over to the Isle or Arran, Millport or the Kyles of Bute offers variety during your stay.

Ayrshire with  over 30 golf courses is now dubbed the Golf Coast including fantastic links courses such as the famous Open Championship courses Turnberry, Old Prestwick and Royal Troon and quality municipal courses such as Belleisle and Lochgreen. As a member of the South Ayrshire Hoteliers Golf Association special course fees are available for guests playing at the local municipal golf courses. Golf packages and transfers for all Ayrshire Golf Courses can easily be arranged eg discounted golf at Dundonald Links.

If you are planning a trip to Ayrshire for business, pleasure or to visit relatives, why not stop over for a few days, there is plenty to do and see for all ages.