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‘We’re Good To Go’, Industry Standard

  Scotland is Open to Guests! Self-catering in the East Wing and Garden Cottage on the Blair Estate, has re-opened. Subject to Government guidelines, we can accept booking for Exclusive Use from 15 July 2020.   We are delighted to have been awarded the ‘We’re Good To Go’, Industry Standard and look forward to welcoming guests […]

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Staycations and Family Reunions

After months of enforced separation, families will want to have the chance to spend some special time together again.  When the Covid-19 crisis restrictions are eased, families and friends will be able to meet up at Blair, which is 30 minutes from Glasgow, is the perfect place for families to get together and enjoy each […]

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Corporate Meetings and Events

Back to Business at Blair Estate After working apart for so long, businesses will need to spend some time dedicated to developing their future strategy, motivating their re-united teams and working collectively once again. Blair Estate has the ideal facilities for enabling you to do this. Located in the stunning Ayrshire countryside, just half an […]

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Festive Celebrations

Thanksgiving, Christmas or New Year 2020/21 Spend an intimate celebration with your family and friends in the beautiful location of Blair Estate, which is set in 220 acres of Ancient Woodland, Parkland and Private Gardens.  Blair is available on an Exclusive Use basis, fully staffed and catered and your stay is tailored to your individual requirements. […]

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COP26 – Glasgow November 2021

For the first time, the UK will host the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) at the Scottish Event Campus (SEC) in Glasgow on 1 – 12 November 2021. Blair Estate is the largest 5* Exclusive-Use venue close to Glasgow, so we are ideal for a larger group taking part in this […]

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Bespoke Dining at Blair

Private Events Blair is available on an Exclusive Use basis only, offering bespoke dining opportunities. It is fully staffed, including our own Butler.  Our ingredients and produce are locally sourced, and our meals are all freshly prepared by our Executive Chef. Bespoke Dining The Victorian panelled ‘William Fordyce Blair’ Dining Room overlooks the Bombo Burn. […]

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Sustainability

Blair Estate Environmental Commitment When we bought Blair Estate in 2012, we stated that we would make it a “model of energy efficiency, showing how one of Scotland’s most historic houses could be made sustainable for the challenges of the 21st century.  Since then, through investment in energy efficiency measures, the carbon footprint of the house has been halved. The Estate includes over 100 […]

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Glasgow 30 mins

Blair Estate is located in Ayrshire in the South West of Scotland and just 30 minutes from Glasgow City Centre and 25 minutes from Glasgow International Airport. Edinburgh is 75 minutes from us and only a short plane journey from London or Paris! 2020 is the Year of Coast and Waters and we are ideally […]

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Self Catering on the Blair Estate

Luxury Self-Catering Holiday Rentals In 2018, we created two luxury self-catering holiday rentals on our privately owned Blair Estate in Ayrshire. East Wing at Blair has five beautiful and spacious bedrooms and bathrooms. Part of the historic Blair House, which has been beautifully renovated to provide luxurious accommodation. With its own entrance, the East Wing can […]

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Press Release – second 5* accolade

PRESS RELEASE 24th January 2018 Hidden away in Ayrshire, Blair Estate sits within 250 acres of landscaped Ayrshire castle reaches for the stars Blair House achieves second five star accolade AN AYRSHIRE castle is celebrating after receiving its second 5-Star award from the national tourism organisation in six years. Blair Estate which sits within 250 […]

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Groups and House Parties – nr Glasgow

Blair, with it’s seventeen bedrooms is perfect for house parties and groups to get together.   We can accommodate up to 34 guests with additional bedrooms by special arrangement.  Fully staffed and catered. Only 25 minutes from Glasgow airport, which makes us easy to reach for guests coming from  all over the world, either via […]

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Business Meetings and Events

Corporate Meetings Blair offers businesses an opportunity to hold meetings in a secure and private location.   We are located 25 minutes from Glasgow Airport and 75 minutes from Edinburgh. With 17 luxurious bedrooms and an additional 3 bedrooms on the Blair Estate, we can accommodate up to 20 guests in individual rooms.   Blair […]

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Garden Open Days

  Private Groups by Appointment    If you would like to bring a group to have a look round the Private Gardens, please contact us for further information. Groups 12+ Snowdrop Festival  – Sunday 18th February 2018 We had another very successful opening for the Snowdrop Festival in February 2017 where over 350 people attended. The […]

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The Walled Garden Restoration

Walled Garden We have started one of the great garden restoration programmes in Scotland, with work now underway to restore the wonderful 5 acre Victorian walled garden at Blair. Having removed 600 Christmas trees which were planted 40 years ago,  we can be gradually return the garden to its former glory. It will eventually provide […]

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