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Ivy court Apartment,
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0.32 mi from city center
Ivy court Apartment,
The Coach House at Stewart Hall
5 out of 5
Stewart Hall, Rothesay, Scotland
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2.14 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
Stuart House Isle of Bute

"Fantastic location with top of the range fixtures and fittings A very relaxing few days away from the chaos of Christmas Well recommended"…"

Reviewed on Jan 1, 2020

The Coach House at Stewart Hall
Argyle Guest House
3 out of 5
3 Argyle Place, Rothesay, Scotland
The price is $98 per night
0.46 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (2 reviews)
A hidden gem!!

"First of all let me start by telling you, I immediately received an email from Eddie about my arrangements and what establishments were available on the Isle. He gave me suggestions for restaurants and things to see once I arrived. When I arrived, Eddie apologized to me because he had to change my ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2019

Argyle Guest House
Glendale Guest House
4 out of 5
20 Battery Place, Rothesay, Scotland
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0.47 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (30 reviews)
A good place to stay on Bute.

"Kier was very welcoming. We had a lovely comfortable room and the most delicious breakfasts. Would recommend."…"

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2019

Glendale Guest House
3 Bed Seaview Ardbeg
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1.08 mi from city center
3 Bed Seaview Ardbeg
1B Hidden Cottage Town Centre
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0.4 mi from city center
1B Hidden Cottage Town Centre
The Bayview Hotel
4 out of 5
21/22 Mountstuart Road, Rothesay, Scotland
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0.78 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (55 reviews)
Rothesay delight

"Very comfortable rooms with amazing views. Lovely breakfast. Genial hosts. Nice walk along promenade to town centre."…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

The Bayview Hotel
The Ardyne
3 out of 5
38 Mountstuart Road, Rothesay, Rothesay, Scotland
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0.91 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (57 reviews)

"Host were very welcoming and helpful. Rooomz spotleass and beds very comfortable"…"

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2019

The Ardyne
The Glenburn Hotel
3 out of 5
Mount Stuart Road, Isle of Bute, Rothesay, Scotland
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $93 per night
0.62 mi from city center
3.9/5Very Good! (57 reviews)

"I loved the location and views. The hotel was very comfortable. It was quite forma; in some ways and reminded me of a bygone age when service was important. The food at the bar meals was really good and very quickly served."…"

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2019

The Glenburn Hotel
The Victoria Hotel
3.5 out of 5
55 Victoria St, Rothesay, Scotland
The price is $110 per night
0.15 mi from city center
3.9/5Good! (17 reviews)
Business trip, hotel fine

"Business trip. Single room a bit on the small side and I badly timed breakfast to coincide with a large group, but all in hotel was fine and food was decent."…"

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2020

The Victoria Hotel
The Esplanade Hotel
3 out of 5
4 HIGH STREET, Rothesay, Scotland
The price is $69 per night
0.15 mi from city center
3.6/5Good! (25 reviews)

"A standard overnight, cold room with window not able to shut , was hanging down slightly from the top, thin curtains with no heater turned on for arrival, cold through the night, early loud delivery noises"…"

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2020

The Esplanade Hotel
Kennels
3.5 out of 5
Kennels Mount Stuart Rothesay, Rothesay, Scotland
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3.36 mi from city center
Kennels
Nether Stravannan South
3.5 out of 5
Nether Stravannan South Nether, Stravannan Kingarth, Rothesay, Scotland
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4.59 mi from city center
Nether Stravannan South
Nether Stravannan North
3.5 out of 5
Nether Stravannan North Nether, Stravannan Kingarth, Rothesay, Scotland
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4.59 mi from city center
Nether Stravannan North
Quien East
3.5 out of 5
Quien East (Spence Cottage) Scalpsie, Farm Rothesay, Rothesay, Scotland
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3.9 mi from city center
Quien East
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Visiting Rothesay

Visitors can enjoy all that Rothesay has to offer including the waterfront and monuments. The welcoming and scenic setting also entices those visiting the city. A top sight in the area is Benmore Botanic Garden.

  • There are 34 hotels and other accommodations in Rothesay
  • The closest major airport is in Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), 24.2 mi (38.9 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Glasgow (PIK-Prestwick), 28.5 mi (45.8 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Rothesay

The city is notable for landmarks like Rothesay Castle, Victorian Toilets, and Ascog Fernery and Garden. Taking a ferry is a top activity, and Rothesay Ferry Terminal is one place to visit. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Mount Stuart and St Blane's Chapel.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 34 hotels and other lodging options available to pick from in Rothesay. Here you'll find top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • St. Ebba B&B - With a stay at this 3-star guesthouse, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with an in-room iPod dock. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its overall value and room size.
  • The Bayview Hotel - Our customers like the breakfast and helpful staff at this guesthouse. This 4-star guesthouse features free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.
  • The Ardyne Guest House - Amenities at this 3-star bed & breakfast include free WiFi. Expedia customers like its breakfast and walkable location.

A popular place to see in the surrounding area is Benmore Botanic Garden, located 13.5 mi (21.7 km) from the center of the city.

Dressing for Rothesay

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 46°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 34°F
  • From April to June, the average is 64°F during the day and 38°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 65°F during the day and 48°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 58°F as the daytime average and 42°F as the nighttime average
  • About 1.22 inches of rain falls on Rothesay each year
  • August and June are usually the hottest months averaging 64°F, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 37°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Rothesay?
Based on our traveler data, The Esplanade Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay. This 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and a restaurant. Other good choices for your visit include The Glenburn Hotel and OYO Chandlers.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Rothesay, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel room reservations are refundable provided that you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of check in. If your reservation is non-refundable, you may still be able to cancel and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to get the top deals on offer in Rothesay.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Rothesay?
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What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Rothesay?
Cannon House Hotel is a top guesthouse for people traveling with their pets, and offers free WiFi for its human guests.
Where is the best hotel to stay close to Mount Stuart?
The Glenburn Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and a restaurant. It’s located 3.6 mi (5.8 km) from Mount Stuart. Other good choices within 5 miles include The Esplanade Hotel and Chandlers.
What about the best place to stay close to Victorian Toilets?
One of the top choices for your stay is The Esplanade Hotel, located next to Victorian Toilets, and this 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and a restaurant. The Glenburn Hotel and Bute House Hotel are two other good choices in the immediate area.
What's the best hotel to stay near the beach in Rothesay?
The Esplanade Hotel is a top 3-star guesthouse for a beach vacation, and features free WiFi and a bar. The Bayview Hotel is another good option to stay near the beach. Head to St Ninian’s Bay or Scalpsie Bay Beach for some quality time by the water.

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