The Railway Hotel

The Railway HotelBoasting the largest function room in Ayrshire, this hotel offers the friendliness and service of a private hotel with the benefits and expertise of a larger operation. Set in attractive and well-tended gardens, this small and hospitable hotel aims to cater for your every need. The Railway hotel can also offer facilities for weddings, special functions and conferences. Convenient for the A76, the hotel is ideal for a comfortable stopover or a longer break exploring this part of Ayrshire. Take a 10-minute drive to the Bollochymle Golf Course or visit the historical market town of nearby Cumnock. When you return after a day out you can enjoy a hearty meal in our cosy dining area.


Hotel details

General information

Size : 7 rooms
Currency : GBP


  • Parking
  • Pets Allowed
  • Bar
  • Free Parking


  • Internet Services
  • Wi-Fi/Wireless LAN
  • Free Wi-Fi Internet Access Included

Food & Beverages

Bar meals are served from noon until 14:30 and 17:00 to 21:00. At the weekends bar meals are served from noon until 18:00. The restaurant is open from noon until 14:30 and 17:00 until 21:00 every day.


Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge. 


Free public parking is possible on site. 


Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges. 

Location & area


232 Main Street
KA18 2BE Auchinleck


Travel information

By Car: From Glasgow: - Head for Kilmarnock on the M77/A77 south. - At the junction with the A76 take the 2nd exit, signposted Dumfries. - - Auchinleck is about 8 miles south on the A76. From the South: - Head for Ayrshire on the A76 from Dumfries. - Auchinleck is just north of Cumnock. - Before Cumnock, stay on the A76 taking the bypass north towards Kilmarnock. - Come back into Auckinleck from the north end of the bypass and The Railway Hotel is on the left-hand side.

Hotel policies

Cancellation Policy

If cancelled up to 2 days before date of arrival, no fee will be charged.  If cancelled later or in case of no-show, the total price of the reservation will be charged. 

Deposit Policy

No deposit will be charged. 

VAT and city/tourist taxes

VAT is included.  Service charge is included.  City/tourist tax is not applicable. 

Meal Plan

Full English breakfast is included in the room rate. 

Children and Extra Bed Policy

All children are welcome.  All children under 1 year stay free of charge when using existing bedding.  There is no capacity for extra beds/cots in the room.  

Please note that in case specific policies apply to a particular room or rate, the specific room/rate policy prevails over the general hotel policy