The wonderful region of Ayrshire & Arran is an area of striking contrasts, with rolling green hills, a varied coastline, picturesque beaches, bustling market towns and secluded island villages. Explore the history of the region, a place where great kings and legendary warriors have left their mark and ancient standing stones, crumbling medieval castles and historic buildings and homes can all be found.
Ayrshire & Arran was the birthplace of Scotland’s National Bard, Robert Burns and the surroundings inspired many of his timeless works. In fact, the whole region is bursting with creative arts and culture, traditional crafts and a host of festivals and events.
With over 80 miles of unspoilt coastline, a stunning beach is never far away and the area’s magnificent forests and woodlands are home to a wide variety of wildlife, plants and wild flowers.
We use the Holiday Inn East Kilbride, conveniently located 12 miles from Glasgow and just 2 miles from East Kilbride Shopping Centre.
Beaches and Gardens
With 80 miles of unspoilt coastline, the beaches in Ayrshire & Arran are some of the finest in Scotland. There are plenty to choose from along the Ayrshire coast such as Troon and Lendalfoot, as well as several excellent beaches on Arran and the beautiful Newton Beach on the Isle of Cumbrae.