Get the celebrity treatment with world-class service at Glenapp Castle

Between Stranraer and Girvan, Glenapp Castle in Ballantrae offers luxurious accommodations in 36 acres of gardens and woodland. Dating back to 1870, this 5-star South Ayrshire hotel includes an award-winning restaurant and provides free on-site parking and Wi-Fi. All rooms and suites at Glenapp Castle include a flat-screen TV with DVD player, trouser press, desk, alarm clock, safe, seating area and tea and coffee facilities. Each has an private bathroom with bath, shower, hairdryer, bathrobe and complimentary toiletries. Rooms have views of the sea or gardens. The restaurant offers gourmet 6-course dining, and indulgent afternoon tea is also served. An extensive list of wines and champagne is offered. Glenapp Castle is around 35 minutes’ drive from Galloway Forest Park. Ayr, Troon and Prestwick Airport are all around 1 hour’s drive north of Ballantrae.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.1)


Availability

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Room Type
Number of guests
 
1 king bed
2 twin beds
or
1 full bed
2 twin beds
or
1 full bed
Bedroom 1:
1 king bed
Bedroom 2:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 4:
1 queen bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 1

This property is taking steps towards becoming more sustainable. We’ve worked with experts such as Travalyst and Sustainalize to create the Travel Sustainable program – making it easier for you to experience the world more sustainably.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.2
Facilities
8.8
Cleanliness
9.4
Comfort
9.5
Value for money
8.0
Location
9.1
High score for Ballantrae
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Aysegul
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Property itself, cleaning, service quality and food quality were just perfect.
  • Zainab
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Hard to not list everything about this place. Genuinely gorgeous. If you’re looking or a modern getaway, this isn’t the place for you. If, on the other hand, you’re looking for an escape; for nature that stretches for miles, a cozy evening in by...
  • Graham
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Glenapp is one of a kind. Absolutely perfect & we’re sorry our stay had to end.

Hotel area info

Restaurants
1 Restaurant On Site

  • Restaurant #1

    No additional info available

Amenities of Glenapp Castle
Great facilities! Review score, 8.8

Most popular amenities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Spa
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Airport shuttle
  • Family rooms
  • Bar
  • Breakfast
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
Room Amenities
  • Clothes rack
Pets
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
Activities
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
  • Archery
    Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Bike tours
  • Walking tours
  • Tennis equipment
  • Horseback riding
    Additional charge
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
  • Tennis court
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • CD player
  • DVD player
  • Radio
  • Telephone
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
No internet access available.
Parking
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Babysitting/Child services
    Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press
    Additional charge
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Safe
General
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Packed lunches
  • Carpeted
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Suit press
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
Spa
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Spa
    Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

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Check-in

From 3:00 PM to 12:00 AM

Check-out

From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa American Express Cash Glenapp Castle accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

FAQs about Glenapp Castle

  • Room options at Glenapp Castle include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Suite
    • Apartment

  • Check-in at Glenapp Castle is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Glenapp Castle has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant #1

  • Glenapp Castle offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Massage
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Fishing
    • Tennis court
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Archery
    • Walking tours
    • Tennis equipment
    • Bike tours
    • Bicycle rental
    • Horseback riding
    • Tour or class about local culture

  • Yes, Glenapp Castle is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Glenapp Castle is 1.3 miles from the center of Ballantrae. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • The prices at Glenapp Castle may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.