Coronavirus Update

Updated: 16/03/21

We are delighted to announce that following the update from the First Minister today (16.3.21) that we will be reopening as follows on 26.4.21:


Hotel Accommodation

All three of our hotels; The Gailes Hotel & Spa, The Waterside Hotel and Old Loans Inn will re-open our accommodation with booking now available for stays from 26th April onwards. We are taking bookings for our restaurants where a maximum of four adults from two households can dine together (under 12's do not count in maximum numbers). We will be open until 8pm with last table reservations at 6.30pm and are not permitted to serv alcohol indoors. Access to any outside seating will be allocated on a first come, first served basis at all venues.



Restaurants, Bars & Coffee Shop

All our hotel restaurants, Si! Bar:Restaurant and GG’s Coffee Shop at The Gailes Hotel will open until 8pm daily with last reservations st 6.30pm. We are not permitted to serve alcohol indoors. Alchol can be served in our outdoor areas, however we are not able to take bookings for this and tables will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. Indoors we are permitted to seat a maximum of four adults from two households together, and outdoors this is six adults from three households. Children under 12 do not count in the total and to make a booking for more than four or six please call the venue directly.





Our gym at Gailes Golf:Leisure will reopen for individual exercise permitted. Indoor group exercise is likely to be permitted around 17th May when we will resume our schedule of classes if permitted. Please continue to book your time slot for the gym as you did before this lockdown by using the FitSense app.



Si! Spa will reopen on Monday 26th April offering our full range of ESPA treatments (excluding facials), as well as access to our luxurious new Thermal Suite. We await further guideance on when we are permitted to open our sauna and steam room as they will remain closed when we reopen. Customers will however have acess to our vitalty pool, rainforest shower, relaxation area and spa lounge.


Gailes Toptracer Driving Range

The Toptracer golf driving range will remain open as it has been throughout the current lockdown. Opening hours are 9am to 8.30pm Monday to Friday (last balls 7.45pm) and 9am to 6.45pm Saturday and Sunday (last balls 6pm). Hot and cold drinks, cakes and snacks are still available with further food options being added when GG’s resumes service.


Gift Vouchers

For those with gift vouchers which expired during our closure, these will be automatically extended with our SimpsInns Guarantee. To book accommodation using gift vouchers please call Central Reservations on 01294 204040 or present your voucher at your chosen venue.

We look forward to welcoming customers, old and new, at our venues across Ayrshire and being able to once again offer our first-class Scottish hospitality. 


Karen & Malcolm Simpson

Please note: Update above dated 16.03.21 is subject to change as per government guidelines.

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