COMPLIMENTARY SCOTTISH WELCOME HAMPER FOR BOOKINGS OVER NEW YEARS EVE FABULOUS SETTING FOR A SHORT BREAK This stunning unique private Scottish castle wing is finished to the highest of standards with such care and attention to detail making your stay here fit for a king. The Castle has been owned by the same family for over 700 years and is crammed with history the family would be delighted to show you around and give your party a private tour of the castle/estate providing some fascinating stories on the history of this castle and family awaits you along with the chance to see some of the families private collection of historical artefacts. Located in Ayrshire with golf courses sandy beaches shops restaurants and castles all within easy reach. The vibrant city of Glasgow is approximately 20 minutes by car with its many museums art galleries and parks. The Scottish Dark Sky Observatory at Dalmellington is less than an hour away and worth a visit for avid star gazers there is also a great indoor waterpark 30 miles away which is a fantastic day out for all the family. Leisure facilities: trout fishing MBT track working farm tea room woodland wild life walks and canine retreat are all amongst this private estate. Entrance hall with arched exposed stone work is home to the multipurpose games table including pool air hockey and foosball. The accommodation is arranged over three floors and offers SIX large bedrooms: on the first floor 1 super-king-size located half way up the stairs of the first floor (this has its own private corridor) with woodburner (logs included) roll-top bath positioned in a private window recess separate WC and stunning views over the front lawns. 1 split level room with super king-size zip-and-link accessed by a cast iron spiral staircase with stunning views through stained glass windows and on the lower level 2 sofa beds. The lower level has a private en-suite with shower over bath and WC. 1 four poster in a large room with a pretty stained glass window and large en-suite shower room with WC.1 zip-and-link double which can be made into a twin on request with views over the back lawn and en-suite bathroom with shower over bath and WC. On the second floor and accessed through a spiral staircase 1 zip-and-link double which can be made into a twin on request with open fireplace. This room also has a large sofa bed. On the third floor 1 twin zip-and-link accessed through spiral staircase to the top of the tower with exposed beams far-reaching views and a large sofa bed. Ideal base for big kids and little ones too with TV and PS3 game station. Bathroom: on the first floor bath with shower over and WC. Drawing room: on the first floor beautiful room with large windows marble fireplace open fire surround sound flatscreen TV/DVD/radio/CD with iPod dock Freeview and Wi-Fi. Ground floor den: located underneath castle s staircase with seating and a vast amount of books. Dining room: on the ground floor with impressive dining table that seats 16 comfortably. Kitchen: well-equipped with 2 electric ovens 2 hobs 2 dishwashers 2 fridge/freezers and microwave. Utility room: with washing machine drinks fridge sink and separate WC. Outside: 600 acres to roam with garden furniture and BBQ. Wellington boots and buggy/pushchair are provided to enjoy the grounds. Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen towels electricity first basket of logs heating and Wi-Fi included. Regret no smoking. Location: beach 10 miles shops pubs and restaurants 1.5 miles. Arrival: 4pm. 2 dogs welcome additional dogs may be accepted by arrangement. Please note dogs are not permitted on the upper floors of the property. Additional info: This is a family-owned and family-run property. Regrettably we are unable to allow stag/hen parties or non-family bookings from people under the age of 30.