Latest News and Special Offers


For best rates book direct with us. Ownersdirect and Homeaway are taking, on average, a 15% additional service fee. You can be ...

Five Star Reviews!

A lovely email has just arrived from a recent guest: “Dear Amanda, we just wanted to let you know that we enjoyed our sta...

The Cart Shed
Availability Calendar

The Byre
Availability Calendar



2018 wk commencing The Cart Shed The Byre
6 January – 3 February £490 £470
10 February £590 £570
17 February – 24 March £490 £470
31 March  – 14 April £650 £620
21 April – 23 June £590 £570
30 June – 25 August £670 £650
1 September – 6 October £590 £570
13 October – 20 October £650 £620
27 October – 15 December £490 £470
22 December – 29 December £750 £700

2019 wk commencing

5 January – 2 February 490 470

Lettings are normally from Saturday to Saturday; however, outside the high season we can often offer varying start days and short breaks (minimum 3 nights). For these and last minute breaks please contact us to enquire.

To Book

For booking enquiries, please e-mail ( or alternatively call or text Amanda on 07870 786702.

We ask for a deposit of £100 for each week booked with the remaining balance payable one month prior to arrival. We prefer to be paid via internet banking and full payment details will be sent to you at the time of booking.  Other methods of payment may be by UK cheque (made payable to Old Rome Properties) or through PayPal

Please note: Unfortunately in order to cover our costs, there is a 4% surcharge for paying through Paypal. Please add this amount to your payment.  If you are unsure about how much to add, please email us.


Our full terms and condition are set out in the attached booking form which needs to be completed and returned to us.

Please note that a £150 security deposit is required for each booking. It can be paid by cash on arrival (£’s only) or by bank transfer one week before arrival. The deposit will be refunded at the end of your stay provided the cottage is left clean and tidy and subject to any deduction required for damage or breakages.

We strongly advise our guests to take out cancellation insurance. Click on the link for a free holiday insurance quote.

Please note: The Byre and Cart Shed are adjacent to each one another and can either be booked independently or together if being used by a large group. Together they sleep up to 12 people.


What our guests say…

“Perfect accommodation for a family stay in Ayrshire. Thank you for the thoughtful touches.”