Renting a self-catering cottage in Ayrshire is a wonderful choice for a
holiday in Scotland. Ayrshire is a great place for a holiday and there
is so much to do and see in the area. If you are staying in a holiday
cottage in Ayrshire then a visit to Ayr race course is a must.
Ayrshire is famous for golf and Robert Burns. There are over 40
excellent golf courses in Ayrshire and 3 are Open Championship venues -
if you want a golfing holiday in Scotland then Ayrshire is the ideal
place to stay and play golf. There are special golf passes with
reduced prices available for golf courses in Ayrshire. You can take the ferry to from Ardrossan and explore this magical island for a day trip.
When staying in an Ayrshire holiday home then you have the chance to
do so many things - walking, fishing, cycling and sailing are
particularly popular in this part of Scotland. The scenery is lovely
and you are never far from the coast. Cuzean Castle is a must see for
many visitors - this romantic Scottish castle was a favourite of
General Eisenhower and the gardens are stunning. There are other
castles to visit too - Kelburn Castle, Dean Castle and Glenapp Castle
are also fascinating. The National Trust for Scotland's in Alloway is well worth a visit and you can find out about Scotland's Bard.
The wild cliffs in the south of Ayrshire are fabulous and the neolithic
settlements and Iron Age remains are a fascinating glimpse of the past. You can sail round
Ailsa Craig and watch the sea birds, enjoy the story of the Norse
invaders at Vikingar in Largs, be thrilled by the rides at Loudoun
Castle or fly a kite at Millport. You can rent holiday cottages near
Ayr, self-catering accommodation at Ballantrae, holiday homes in Largs,
accommodation near Prestwick, vacation rental homes in Millport or
holiday cottages to rent in Troon - whatever kind of self-catering
cottage in Ayrshire you are looking for then you will be assured of a
great holiday in this part of Scotland.