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Horizon Hotel

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Mauchline, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 February 2016

I make it a rule to only review any place I have stayed in once, but due to yet another memorable and outstanding experience at the Horizon I felt I had to reaffirm my previous posting. From the management to staff I can not speak highly enough of their commitment and dedication to guest comfort and care, who make you...

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Tracey C, General Manager at Horizon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for such a fantastic review. We are one big happy family and like our guests to feel like part of the family. We love to welcome regular guests back and are overwhelmed with your kind words. See you soon xx

Sauchie, null, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

Stayed at Horizon Hotel on a It is on deal. Really cant fault the place.. Friendly staff in a clean hotel on the promenade. Bar is lovely, modern and trendy facing the sea, looking out towards island of Aran. Seating for all with dining tables, high stools and tables and sofas/coffee tables.. Reception is comfy too with relaxing chairs. Our...

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Fife
Reviewed 22 February 2016

We booked an early check in and room with a seaview,we where told earliest time was 2pm for this but on hotels website there is a 24hour clock for you to request a time.So even though the hotel confirmed our requests on arrival we would still have to wait till 3pm(normal check in)but we could have a room that was...

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Craig M, General Manager at Horizon Hotel, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Sir Thank you for your review. Our check in time for the hotel is 3pm and has always been 3pm so i am now looking into this matter with eviivo. I believe the Duty Manager managed to get you a room asap as i believe you were tired from your travel.All our rooms are non smoking. Our rooms...

Ayrshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2016

What an excellent staff group who are ready each morning to greet their guests with a welcomes smile and a tarrific breakfast. Dinners good also and there home made tablet with a coffee is superb. Tracy and the teams recollection of who their guests are and what they like is impressive to say the least. The hotel is beautiful situated...

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Craig M, General Manager at Horizon Hotel, responded to this review

Well what can i say, a terrific review for all the team here at the Horizon and one that we are very pleased to receive. Tracey and the staff work hard to make every moment at the Hotel an enjoyable one and it is reviews like this that make it worth while. We all thank you for your lovely review...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 February 2016

My husband and I stayed two nights bed and breakfast with dinner on first night with a voucher deal. We live not far from the hotel but wanted a little break so this deal was just the job. The room was comfortable and clean with all the amenities. The en-suite was very small but did the job. Breakfast was excellent...

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Craig M, General Manager at Horizon Hotel, responded to this review

Good Afternoon We are glad you enjoyed your break with us and it was nice and relaxing. Our team here work very hard to make everyone feel very welcome. We have some wonderful outlook from the Vista restaurant and hope we see you back again soon. Kind Regards Tracey

Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

My partner and myself had the best little break here. The hotel was so nice and the food absolutely beautiful. We were so lucky that the weather was nice and we managed to explore the lovely beach outside the door and also participate in some fishing off the peer. The sunsets were magnificent. Will be back soon and hopefully this...

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Craig M, General Manager at Horizon Hotel, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Thank you for your kind review of the Hotel. i will pass on your review to our head chef Kevin with your thanks. We hope to see you back soon

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

Excellent small hotel. Room small but spotless. Staff from manageress to bar girl Alex and waitress Diane extremely professional but very friendly. Breakfast excellent healthy buffet choice or you could forget the healthy and go fir the full scottish....black pudding to die for. We had a meal in the restaurant and have to say was excellent quality. Medallions of beef...

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Craig M, General Manager at Horizon Hotel, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Ladies We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us, and i am very happy that you found Diane and Alex a pleasure. The team here work very hard to ensure that all our guests have a great time. We pride our self on the great food our Chefs prepare and cook for all and i thank you...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

Stated here for the second time. Last time we were given a sea view room at no extra cost. This time on check in we were given a room on the ground floor. The room was very nice with lovely bathroom however it had a low ceiling and a frosted glass window which allowed no view outside. It turns out...

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Craig M, General Manager at Horizon Hotel, responded to this review

Good Afternoon I would like to thank you for your kind review of the Hotel. I am glad that i managed to make your stay more enjoyable with your room change and it really was no problem to do that. i will pass on your review to my team in kitchen and we hope to see you again soon. Kind...

Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

I stayed at the horizon whilst working away from home I couldn't fault it nice clean modern deco hotel food was ok but not amazing and portion sizes was quite small for money but I would definitely stay again staff was nice and friendly as well it is also in a good location

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Craig M, General Manager at Horizon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. hope to see you again soon.

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 January 2016

absolutely brilliant, the food is top notch and they are genuinely dog friendly, great cocktails and cosy rooms in a nice area to walk your dog. hidden gem, staying again this sunday, highly recomended.

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Craig M, General Manager at Horizon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for a nice review of the hotel. We are glad you enjoyed your time with us and we will see you again hopefully. Thank you

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Horizon Hotel is the ideal location and a popular venue for holidays, short breaks, and activities, weddings and business functions.Offering quality and affordability, the Horizon Hotel is an award winning three star Scottish Hotel providing Scottish hospitality, and friendly efficient service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Horizon Hotel

Address: Esplanade, Ayr KA7 1DT, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Ayrshire > South Ayrshire > Ayr
Price Range: €87 - €148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Horizon Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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Horizon Hotel Ayr, Scotland
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#3 On the Beach Hotel in Ayr
#8 Family Hotel in Ayr
#9 Romantic Hotel in Ayr
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