Stop Press! Online Festival for Children

We are thrilled to be joining forces with Bath Children’s Literature Festival & other book festivals to promote reading and creativity with the Reading is Magic Festival this autumn! A free, inclusive and engaging digital festival for schools and families.

Reading is Magic

The Park Hotel, Kilmarnock

25 minutes from the festival

The Park Hotel Kilmarnock is a luxurious contemporary 4-star Hotel, offering the warmest of Ayrshire welcomes to all our guests and located only 25 minutes away.

Comprising 50 well appointed, fully equipped king-size bedrooms, each with en-suite facilities, 37 inch HD televisions, freesat and free Wi-Fi, guests can be assured of the very highest standards of accommodation.

Blues Restaurant & Bistro located on the 1st floor of the hotel offers one of the finest larders in Ayrshire with the cuisine being second to none. Using the very best in local produce, our award winning chefs are on hand to prepare an exceptional range of fresh meals.

We are happy to support the Boswell Book Festival and offer a reduced accommodation rate of £67 B&B per single occupancy room and £77 B&B per double occupancy room from 17th to 19th May inclusive. Please quote "Boswell Book Festival" to receive this reduced rate.


  • Rugby Park
  • Kilmarnock
  • KA1 2DP


  • Telephone: 01563 545999
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