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Reviews of Glenapp Castle

Please find below a list of articles and reviews of Glenapp Castle in Ayrshire, Scotland:

  • Glenapp Castle Wins Group Hotel of the Year (May 2013)
    Glenapp Castle has won Group Hotel of the Year at the prestigious 2013 CIS Excellence Awards ...
  • Scottish Hotel of the Year Awards (June 2012)
    On 20th May the prestigious Scottish Hotel Awards... proved to be a real night of celebration for Glenapp Castle winning a total of four awards ...
  • Michelin Star Award (October 2011)
    Glenapp Castle, the five star Relais & Châteaux hotel in Ayrshire, Scotland was awarded a Michelin Star in October 2011 ...
  • Award Winning Dining (September 2011)
    The restaurant at Glenapp Castle has been acknowledged as one of the country's best restaurants ...
  • Restaurant of the Year at Glenapp Castle (June 2011)
    The restaurant at Glenapp Castle Hotel ... has won Restaurant of the Year in the catering industry ‘Oscars’, the prestigious 2011 CIS Excellence Awards ...
  • EatScotland Gold award (April 2010)
    Glenapp Castle has achieved an EatScotland Gold award from VisitScotland ...
  • No. 1 Magazine - PDF Format, 1 MB (July 2008)
    The owners of Glenapp Castle tell No.1 how they spent six years painstakingly restoring it to all its former glory ...
  • The Scotsman (May 2008)
    There are extravagant surroundings and glorious views, but the king of this castle is the magnificent food ...
  • The Herald (May 2008)
    ... the whole place is a glorious fantasy, from the second you step out of the car and leave your real-life worries securely in the boot ...
  • Curious Eater (Links to external Blog site) (April 2008)
    ... a very fine meal, excellent service, and a lovely environment with a sense of occasion ...
  • The Scotsman (June 2007)
    That attention to detail confirmed our suspicions that the hotel ... was something out of the ordinary ...
  • Robb Report Luxury Resorts (Summer 2007)
    Today, the Ayrshire coast and countryside remain much as they were in Churchill’s time, and Glenapp Castle is once again fit for discerning clientele ...
  • Golf Digest (Spring 2007)
    Opened in 2000, with an international clientele, Glenapp is 17 miles south of Turnberry ...
  • The Telegraph (May 2007)
    Set in 30 acres of gardens, the castle is ... an oasis ...
  • The Reckless Gardener (May 2007)
    If you love spring and the bursts of colour which you find in banks of rhododendrons and azaleas then Glenapp Castle will not disappoint ...
  • www.cnnmoney.com (May 2007)
    If countryside and castles are your idea of romance, then Scotland might be a perfect honeymoon destination ...
  • Earl of Orkney bedroomTravel & Leisure Magazine (February 2007)
    ... Then, in the marigold yellow Earl of Orkney bedroom, with silk curtains drawn and a fire in the filigreed grate, we collapsed on a plump damask couch ...
  • The Herald Magazine (Saturday 10 June 2006)
    ... Lets begin in the dining room. Deep-red wallpaper, cracked oils, hovering staff, a view over the formal gardens way below and a bone china cup containing a Velouté of pea and smoked ham with cep oil ...
  • Best Scottish Weddings (June 2006)
    ... You might have shed the princess wedding gown but keep the fantasy alive by checking yourself (and your new husband, of course) into the fabulous Earl of Inchcape Suite at Ayrshire’s award-winning Glenapp Castle ...
  • Sunday Herald Magazine (30 April 2006)
    ... Everything about Glenapp is impressive, particularly the fact that 10 years ago the Cowans rescued the castle and gardens from a state of total neglect and, in five years, turned it into Scotland’s Hotel of the Year ...
  • Scotland on Sunday At Home Supplement in September 2005
    Graham and Fay Cowan restored a castle in South Ayrshire. Last week it won the prestigious title of AA Scottish Hotel of the Year ....
  • The Belfast Newsletter (August 2005)
    ... Our destination for the night was Glenapp Castle, which we knew only by reputation, since it’s the current Scottish luxury hotel of the year, and everyone we had mentioned it to had said: “Glenapp eh? Lovely,” then whistled softly ...
  • Scottish Field (August 2005)
    There is not a lot that can beat driving down the dramatic Ayrshire coast on a blue-skied Friday summer’s evening with the sun twinkling on the Firth of Clyde and the thought of weekend at Glenapp Castle stretching out before you ...
  • "Effortless style, fabulous food and a very warm welcome. Glenapp has it all."The Scotsman (April 2005)
    ... pay attention when I tell you that Glenapp Castle is perfection itself. Or if you doubt my powers of discernment, listen to the experts ...
  • Hotel Review Scotland (2005)
    There are many reasons why people come to Scotland for a holiday and, especially at the top end of the market, the country can provide a special experience ...
  • Scottish Wedding Directory (Autumn / Winter 2004)
    Angie’s company were working on a project with the merchant bank where Gari worked, and as a result of this they had been friends for about a year ... One big romance and six years later, they announced their engagement – to the delight of their family and friends! ...
  • Town & Country Travel (Fall Issue, 2003)
    Looking for the next great country-house hotel? Head to the south-western coast of Scotland and Glenapp Castle. ...
  • Glenapp Castle greenhouse after restoration Conde Nast Traveller (March 2002)
    The five star Glenapp is a newcomer to the castle-hotel scene, having opened in April 2000, and is quietly positioning itself among the best castle accommodation in Scotland ...
  • Andrew Harper's Hideaway Report (June 2001)
    We somehow knew Glenapp would be a very special place the moment we drove up beneath it's imposing towers and battlements and were warmly welcomed by the castle's delightful and unpretentious owner-hosts, Graham and Fay Cowan ...
  • Glenapp Castle Hotel main lounge area International Homes (Vol 9 2002)
    Editor Emma Cant spent a fantastic weekend at the totally renovated Glenapp Castle in Ayrshire where she was one of a party of wedding guests ...
  • Best Scottish Weddings (Spring/Summer 2002)
    Set high on a hillside above Ballantrae in Ayrshire, Glenapp Castle's splendid position is redolent of its magnificent character ...

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