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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
In terms of population, the village of Lamlash is the largest settlement on Arran.
Catrine is a picturesque village in East Ayrshire 2 miles south east of Mauchline.
Rankinston is a small village on the B730, approximately 12 miles south east of Ayr.
The village of Machrie lies stretched out on a wide sandy bay on the west coast of Arran, four miles north of Blackwaterfoot.
Kilmaurs is 3 miles north west of Kilmarnock.
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.
Ballantrae is an attractive coastal village in South Ayrshire situated 13 miles south of Girvan.
This popular Ayrshire holiday resort is found on the coast and boasts a variety of things to see and do.
Cumnock is a Victorian looking town in East Ayrshire and lies at the confluence of Lugar Water and Glaisnock Water.
Brodick is the main town on the Isle of Arran, known as 'Scotland in miniature'.
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