Glenisle Hotel, Scotland
|Lamlash, KA27 8LY, Isle of Arran, Ayrshire, Scotland, UNITED KINGDOM.|
Description: Glenisle HotelStanding on the shores of Lamlash bay on the Isle of Arran, Glenisle Hotel enjoys a fabulous location, offering magnificent views of Holy Isle and the Firth of Clyde. This charming historic property, founded in 1849, has recently undergone a thorough renovation, and offers exclusive accommodation and fine cuisine in a splendid waterfront setting.
Glenisle Hotel is the perfect spot for visiting this beautiful island, sometimes called a geologist's paradise or Scotland in miniature. It is less than six kilometres from the ferry port at Brodick, and is indeed a paradise for walkers, hikers and cyclists, who are always welcome at the hotel. Glenisle Hotel maintains an excellent collection of guide books and ordinance survey maps for guests to borrow for their trips. Golf lovers are also spoilt for choice on Arran, with no less than seven courses on the island. Other attractions include Lochranza castle, the Machrie Moor Stone Circles and ferry boats to Holy Isle.
Glenisle Hotel boasts a fabulous historic walled garden and terrace, which provide an oasis of calm around the hotel. Guests can enjoy lunch, morning coffee or afternoon tea and cakes on the terrace while enjoying some of the best views on the island. The hotel's Bistro restaurant serves delicious menus featuring local, seasonal ingredients in the delightful atmosphere of the newly renovated dining room, while a fine range of Arran whiskies and ales are also available in the delightful Talisman snug bar.
Type of rooms: Glenisle HotelSingle Room:
With views overlooking the walled garden towards the village church and hills beyond, these rooms include an en suite bathroom. Some are situated on the second floor and feature sloping ceilings and period dormer windows.
Small Double Room:
Located on the top floor of the building, these rooms offers views over the hotel garden towards the village church and the hills beyond. These smaller individually designed rooms feature sloping ceilings and period dormer windows, as well as an en suite bathroom. One double bed.
The standard rooms are situated on the first floor and each room is different in size and character. Most look over the hotel's historic walled garden towards the village and hills beyond with a side view of Lamlash Bay. Some look towards the rear of the property and do not have sea views. Features include a flat-screen TV and tea and coffee making facilities. One king-size or super king-size double bed or two single beds.
Superior Twin/Double Room:
These large rooms have a direct sea view across Lamlash Bay to Holy Isle. They have a super king-size double bed or twin beds, plus a sitting area with armchairs and a coffee table. Bathrooms are well appointed with either a walk-in shower or a full bath with a shower over. One king-size double bed or two single beds.
Situated on the top floor of the hotel overlooking the sea, this is the largest room in the hotel. It also has the finest views, being higher than the superior rooms and looking directly across Lamlash Bay towards Holy Isle and the North Ayrshire coast beyond.
The room spans the entire width of the building and features a super king-size bed, a sitting area with armchairs and two large dormer windows with sea views. There is also a luxury bathroom with a walk-in shower and a roll-top bath in the dormer window, with spectacular views to enjoy while soaking in the tub. One super king-size bed. Room size 37 sq m.
All rooms feature: Flat-screen digital TV with Freeview; telephone; DAB radio; free plug-in broadband access; free Wi-Fi; bathrobes; tea/coffee making facilities; complimentary bottled mineral water; home-made biscuits; shampoo and shower gel; hair dryer; electric shaver point in bathroom; shower caps; opening windows; full central heating; a selection walking guide books and ordinance survey maps available to borrow.
Additional information: Glenisle Hotel
Glenisle Hotel is a family friendly and eco friendly establishment.
Golfers, cyclists and walkers are all especially welcome.
Number of rooms: 13
Official category: 3 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1849/2008Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Carte Bleue, JCB, Maestro, Solo, Switch.
Restaurant closed: Restaurant open daily from 08:00am. to 11:00pm.
GPS Coordinates: 55° 32' 1.77'' N 5° 7' 39.49'' W
Nearest airport: Prestwick Airport - 56,1km.