Beith is a small attractive town on the B737, 25 miles north of Ayr and 21miles west of Glasgow.
The remains of the Auld Kirk date from the late 1500s, while the impressive High Church dates from the early 19th century. Eglinton Street is the most attractive part of the town, with small, neat two-storey buildings dating from the late 18th and 19th centuries.
Landmarks in the town also include Scapa Cottage and the Town House. There are several shops, including a small supermarket and food is available at several outlets throughout the town.
Fishing is available at nearby Kilbirnie Loch and the 18 hole golf course welcomes visitors.