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There are a number of unique and fascinating towns and villages scattered throughout Ayrshire & Arran.
From Ayr, Kilmarnock, Girvan, Troon and Irvine on the mainland to the many villages and towns on the isles of Arran and Cumbrae, the towns and villages of Ayrshire & Arran boast superb attractions, cafés, restaurants, pubs, bars, shopping opportunities, accommodation and more.
Use the information listings to find out more on the towns and villages of Ayrshire & Arran.
Towns & Villages
Kildonan lies on the south east coast of Arran, and is named after St Donan, who lived there in the 16th century.
Irvine is an industrial town on the west coast of Scotland in North Ayrshire.
Patna, named after the Indian city of Patna, is a village in East Ayrshire 45 miles (72 km) south west of Glasgow.
The village of Machrie lies stretched out on a wide sandy bay on the west coast of Arran, four miles north of Blackwaterfoot.
Newmilns is a settlement in East Ayrshire, 25 miles (40 km) south of Glasgow.
The village of Sliddery lies on the south west coast of Arran, 8 miles from Lamlash.
Straiton is a pretty village situated on the River Girvan, south east of Maybole in South Ayrshire.
The picturesque village of Sannox sits on a curved beach on the east coast of Arran, with mountains as a backdrop.
Whiting Bay is a pleasant resort situated 4 miles south of Lamlash and 8 miles south of Brodick in the southern half of Isle of Arran.
Prestwick, situated on the coast 34 miles south of Glasgow, is Scotland's oldest baronial burgh, dating back over 1,000 years.
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