In a peaceful yet convenient location, this 19th-century farmhouse is close to the A78 and about 15 minutes from Prestwick Airport and 40 minutes from Glasgow International Airport.

Nethermains House is 5 minutes' drive from Eglington Country Park. Ardrossan Harbor, with ferries to Arran, is just 10 minutes' drive away.

Local train stations and major road links to Glasgow, Troon, Kilmarnock, Ayr and Largs can be accessed easily. The beautiful harbor-side area is 5 minutes’ drive away and is adjacent to Irvine Beach Park, Magnum Leisure Center and the popular Bridgegate shopping mall. There are 5 golf courses within easy reach of the House: between 0.5 mi and 25 mi away. Transport to and from the courses is available. Dairy Clay Pigeon Shooting and Archery Center is 10 minutes' drive away.

Nethermains House is run informally and you can come and go as you please.

Each room has private bathrooms. Continental breakfast is included, and cooked breakfast is available at an extra cost.

There is ample free private parking within the grounds, which is covered by CCTV.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

Nethermains House has been welcoming guests since Sept 1, 2009

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.0)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Vegetarian, Breakfast to go


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Hosted by Margaret Cairney

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Margaret Cairney
Nethermains is owned and operated by myself, Margaret and my son, Derek. Together we try our very best to go that "extra mile". We want all of our guests to enjoy their stay and see our home as their home from home. We constantly review our feedback and try to make improvements based on your suggestions.
Love meeting new people and sharing our experiences of Scotland
Ardrossan Ferry Terminal, Irvine Transport Museum, Abbey Tower, Mother Lodge Kilwinning, Robert Burns County
Language spoken: English
Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Ardeer Golf Club
    2.1 miles
  • Glasgow Gailes
    2.3 miles
  • Dundonald Golf Course
    3.1 miles
  • Royal Troon
    8.2 miles
  • Kelburn Castle & Country Centre
    10.7 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant The Corner House
    1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Home
    1 miles
Natural Beauty
  • River Annick
    1 miles
  • Ocean/Sea Arran
    6 miles
  • Mountain Arran Hills
    10 miles
Closest Airports
  • Glasgow Prestwick Airport
    10.2 miles
  • Glasgow Airport
    18.4 miles
  • Edinburgh Airport
    55.9 miles
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Amenities of Nethermains House
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Towels/Sheets (extra fee)
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Garden view
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Garden
  • Dining table
  • Cleaning products
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Bingo Off-site
  • Aerobics
  • Archery
  • Live music/Performance
  • Tour or class about local culture
  • Bike tours
  • Walking tours
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Beach
  • Locker rooms
  • Personal trainer
  • Fitness classes
  • Badminton equipment
  • Water park Off-site
  • Horseback riding
  • Hiking
  • Spa Additional charge
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
  • Tennis court Off-site
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private check-in/out
  • Wake-up service
  • Packed lunches
  • Express check-in/out Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Adults only
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Carpeted
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Lowered sink
  • Raised toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
Languages Spoken
  • English
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4:00 PM - 10:00 PM


7:00 AM - 10:00 AM


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Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

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Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 10:00 PM and 6:00 AM.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

As a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has temporarily suspended its shuttle services.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

Please inform Nethermains House of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Nethermains House

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

  • Nethermains House is 0.8 miles from the center of Kilwinning.

  • Check-in at Nethermains House is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Guests staying at Nethermains House can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Vegetarian
    • Breakfast to go

  • Nethermains House offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Hiking
    • Tennis court
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Water park
    • Horseback riding
    • Walking tours
    • Archery
    • Personal trainer
    • Fitness classes
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Bingo
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Badminton equipment
    • Bike tours
    • Aerobics
    • Locker rooms
    • Beach
    • Live music/Performance

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Nethermains House by:

    • Car 30min

  • Room options at Nethermains House include:

    • Twin
    • Double
    • Family