Best of British Getaways 2022

6 | Best of British Getaways Awards 2022 each month are treated to the small business market allowing local people to sell their wares and expand their market segments. Taking over a small chunk of Ayrshire for the duration, locals and hotel guests alike love it, and visitors are always guaranteed to walk away with something one of a kind. Furthermore, it uses local suppliers where possible, to stock its hotel rooms and pantry. This was especially important during the pandemic, as so many found it a struggle to keep afloat due to shop closures and the serious reduction in in-person sales being made. Thus, it used local suppliers to support its community, having sponsored or donated thousands of pounds to local and UK wide charities to continue this dedication to helping its community on an even wider scale, showing the true love for looking after people that runs through the veins of the business. The lifeblood of commitment, respect, and dedication that forms the foundation of Seamill House Hotel has been an inspiring thing to see for the people of Ayrshire, who have benefitted hugely from its community and workplace togetherness initiatives. Indeed, another way in which it accomplished this was ensuring young people would continue their learning even when schools are shut through local Spanish teaching group, Kidslingo. Empower Me workshops, by Sue Butcher, focus on mental health assistance and so much more, it recognises the importance of looking after one’s mental health, especially during such unprecedented times where outside stressors are more intense than ever. Therefore, it has also turned this inward towards its staff. None of its team were let go during lockdown, each of the retaining their jobs and being given all the support and assistance they needed to feel comfortable to return to work, A boutique hotel nestled in the picturesque region of south-west Scotland, Seamill House Hotel is located on the shores of the Firth of Clyde in Ayrshire. Welcoming guests into a comfortable, safe, and relaxed environment where everyone can find a second home, it prides itself on its individuality, magnificent location and attention to detail. There is having plenty of parking, with individual parking spaces for its executive rooms, and located within easy distance of public transport and enough off the beaten path to allow for the peace and tranquillity that its guests enjoy. Having won a vast number of awards for all round excellence, Seamill House Hotel has won the above award for continuing to impress guests from near and far alike. Found in the heart of Scotland and working to make each guest thoroughly comfortable from the moment they walk through the door, its rooms are well-furnished and well-imagined, spacious in design and comfortable by nature, with all the amenities a guest might need for the most relaxing and comfortable stay. All rates include breakfast, including Full Scottish, Smoked Salmon and much more. All of the Rooms boast a super king-sized bed, ensuite with walk-in shower, Elemis Toiletries, Coffee Machine, Tea and coffee making facilities and so much more. The Executive Rooms offer guests the experience of their own private, covered balcony to watch the sunset over the Firth of Clyde’s shimmering waters in all weather conditions. Nominally, its goal has always been to provide the very best experience at a fair price at every turn. Its clients come from all over the world, and all walks of life, and it is proud to serve each one of them with the accommodation that they deserve; something of the utmost quality, maintained by friendly people, and with great links to everything they might want or need. It is thusly about ensuring it can help its community always put its best foot forward, to show its guests the best elements of its region, of which it so proud to be part of. Whether a guest is visiting for business, leisure, or any number of other reasons, it works hard to treat them with a warm Scottish welcome. Approachable, cheerful, and capable, its staff are happy to talk guests through what’s happening nearby. Guests visiting on the first Sunday of Best Luxury Boutique Hotel - Ayrshire Jun22495 aiding them by making sure they each felt stable and looked after. Seamill House Hotel gives each employee access to the MIND website in order to help them access mental health services. In particular, MIND is a very helpful tool for those who wish to seek mental health help without having to talk to someone face-to-face, as for many people, the thought of having to talk things through in person with someone else is just another stress factor. Recently, another facet of this dedication has been its mental health awareness week. During this time, it implemented an open-door policy, welcoming its staff to come and speak to the general manager about anything bothering them. As a boutique hotel – and one that cares so deeply about its community, guests, and staff – Seamill House Hotel has built a reputation for offering a deeply tailored experience with a highly personable touch, where everyone is an individual guest that the staff look forward to getting to know rather than just a door number. Its food is fresh, its prices are genuine, and its rooms are built with the utmost guest comfort in mind, from its fresh milk in the rooms for coffee and tea – no UHT in sight – to its walk-in waterfall showers, coffee machine, desk, and armchairs. Guests can even find a fridge, iron, and luxury Elemis toiletries and so much more in their rooms. What’s more, the staff will always go above and beyond to provide whatever they might feel is missing. Indeed, its impeccably conducted staff and beautiful rooms are what has developed it the reputation that has pulled it through the pandemic, with its passion and attitude making it a favourite of Scottish travel and a gem of the local community. Company: Seamill House Hotel Contact: Dan Rant Website: