Welcome to Artaquarius B&B, a 17C private home in the hamlet of Portencross a short stroll from Portencross Castle, the old harbour and pier. Of our four rooms, three have seaviews to Arran and beyond. The sunsets are spectacular.
With our cliff backed garden and seaviews, we love where we live and have shared it with many friends and guests over the years on our Art Weekends.
Art Weekends Dinner, Bed and Breakfast for 2 nights, 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches. 2 morning coffee breaks, 2 afternoon teas, qualified tuition by Mary Attwood BA (Hons), all artists materials including easels. Just bring your own sketch book, drawing pencils and a small water colour box if you have one.
Friday 15th - Sunday 17th May 2015
Friday12th - Sunday 14th June 2015
Friday 24th - Sunday 26th July 2015
Friday 14th - Sunday 16th August 2015
Friday 4th - Sunday 6th September 2015
www.artaquarius.co.uk for full details
For Glasgow or Edinburgh - leave your car with us and we will offer you a complimentary lift ot West Kilbride Station 2 miles away for the train to Glasgow Central about 1hour away with onward connections to Edinburgh.
We are handy for ferries to Arran, Cumbrae and Bute. West Kilbride our nearest village is Scotland's Craft Town www.crafttownscotland.org with some specialist shops, The Barony Arts Centre with its coffee shop The Barony Bites and its brilliant cakes. Hunterston is a 5 star visitor attraction is nearby as is Kelburn Castle, Dalgarven Mill, Largs, and several really good dining out venues - Fins at Fencebay, Seamill Hydro, The Waterside, The Village Inn, Cecchini's, Scott's, Nardinis, The Green Shutter and for that special occasion - Braidwoods.