At the heart of a secluded country estate on the edge of Martnaham Loch, one of the foremost bird sanctuaries in Ayrshire, this charming traditional house commands stunning views over the loch to an ancient oak forest. Although a secret getaway, Martnaham Bothy has the supreme advantage of being close to both shops and the tourist highlights. The bustling town of Ayr with its sandy beaches, excellent shops and restaurants is only 6 miles away, whilst Culzean Castle is just 12 miles. Close by are golf courses for every level. Shops 2 miles.
Large living room with open fire and bay window overlooking the loch. Spacious kitchen/dining area with laminate floor. Utility. Single bedroom. Separate toilet. First floor: Double bedroom with 5ft bed and en-suite bathroom with shower attachment and toilet. Twin bedroom. Single bedroom. Shower room with toilet and Velux window. All rooms with loch views.
- Open fire – initial fuel inc, thereafter avail locally
- Elec, full oil CH, bed linen and towels inc
- DVD (small library)
- Radio/cassette/CD (small library)
- Large lawned garden with furniture
- Shared natural woodlands
- Parking (2 cars)
- Cycle store
- No smoking
- NB: Unfenced lochside area in garden
Customer Reviews of Martnaham Bothy, nr Ayr, sleeps 6
1st comment: A lovely cottage and location. Maybe a little secluded for some but we love it! March 2012.
2nd comment: Good furnishings, roomy, wonderful views, good parking, very peaceful setting, well-equipped kitchen, good bathroom/toilet facilities, warm house with easy to use heating/hot water system and heated towel rails, comfortable beds. (Caretaker was on holiday during our week.) Aug 2010.
3rd comment: The property was large and very comfortable, with all the required amenities. Delighfully isolated, however quite a distancee from shops or a pub. July 2010.
4th comment: Very private location. Reasonably well kitted out. good beds and comfortable furniture. July 2010.
5th comment: The property was decorated to an excellent standard. April 2010.
6th comment: The view from the window was wonderful. April 2010.
7th comment: Great setting and good quality accommodation. Oct 2009.
8th comment: Plenty of room, good equipment and facilities in a lovely peaceful setting. Sept 2009.
9th comment: Wonderful setting, looked liked photo’s inside. Really quiet and peaceful, close enough to main a roads and Ayr for shopping. Aug 2009.
10th comment: Very pretty cottage, nice view over the small loch, remote and quiet but short trip from Ayr. July 2009.
11th Comment Our accommodation was to a very high standard, such that we did not want to leave. April 2009.
12th Comment An absolutely fabulous venue in all respects even the weather was brilliant! May 2008.
13th Comment Fantastic location and fully equipped for a family stay. Sept 2008.
14th Comment Nice location and size. Aug 2007.
15th Comment Standard of accommodation was very high and the setting exceeded our expectations. The cottage was fitted to the highest standard of any we have ever been in and the setting was fabulous. Oct 2007.