Cottages in Ayrshire
This historic county situated in southwest Scotland is located on the shores of the Firth of Clyde. Just 40 minutes from Glasgow, this is the region that gave Scotland its National Bard, Robert Burns. It is home to over 50 golf courses, Turnberry and Royal Toon amongst its most famous, the freshest seafood and just a short boat ride away are the islands of Arran and Cumbrae, both foodie havens. The Isle of Arran delivers everything you need for a great day out. Wanting to dive into history? Take to Brodick Castle and Gardens, known as ‘the quintessential Victorian Highland estate’. Looking to sample great local produce? Cosy cafés and restaurants provide beers, chocolates, ice creams, and a host of other dishes you can nibble on to your heart’s content. And for nature lovers, don’t miss out on a trip up Goatfell, the island’s largest mountain and home to a wide range of wildlife – not to mention spectacular views! For a break that delivers on so many fronts, from the bright lights and excellent shopping of Glasgow to the wild heather-filled moorlands where the Vikings roamed, book your cottage in Ayrshire for a break from the ordinary.