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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
Fairlie is a small resort on the north Ayrshire coast, 3 miles south of Largs.
The village of Machrie lies stretched out on a wide sandy bay on the west coast of Arran, four miles north of Blackwaterfoot.
Shiskine is a village on the island of Arran, 9 miles (15 km) south west of Brodick.
Catrine is a picturesque village in East Ayrshire 2 miles south east of Mauchline.
Dundonald is a large village situated between Troon and Kilmarnock in South Ayrshire.
Patna, named after the Indian city of Patna, is a village in East Ayrshire 45 miles (72 km) south west of Glasgow.
Rankinston is a small village on the B730, approximately 12 miles south east of Ayr.
Muirkirk is a small village on the A70 between Ayr and Edinburgh, and only 10 miles from the M74 motorway.
Stevenston is a town just inland from Saltcoats in north Ayrshire.
In terms of population, the village of Lamlash is the largest settlement on Arran.
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