Ayr, United Kingdom
Ayr, a town and port located on the Firth of Clyde in the southwest of Scotland, is Ayrshire’s largest settlement. This locale's most famous destinations are Prestwick Town, an area which is famous for its golf, and Glasgow Prestwick International Airport, the only airport in the UK where Elvis Presley touched down. The town is home to many beautiful countryside locations, rending outdoor activities such as walking, hiking and cycling popular with visitors.
- Local Racecourse
- Ayr Beach
- The Citadel
- Test out your golf skills at the challenging Belleisle Golf Course
- Explore the Carnegie Library when the weather turns wet
- Watch the Ayr United F.C. at their home ground
Ayr experiences cool summers and warm winters. Temperatures reach highs of around 18ºC in the summer months and reach highs of around 6ºC in the winter months. Rainfall occurs throughout the year, with precipitation being at its most extreme in the autumn and winter.
Getting There & Around
Ayr's nearest airport is Glasgow Prestwick International Airport, which is approximately 6 km from downtown. The airport is readily accessible from town by train. Five onsite car rental agencies are available at the airport, as are a range of taxi companies.
The town has extensive bus connections, with services being operated by Stagecoach West Scotland. The local railway station offers the services of SPT/First ScotRail trains.
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10 hotels in Ayr
Whether you are passing through or staying the night, Mercure Ayr Hotell is the perfect accommodation choice for both business and leisure travellers. GeneralThe Summit Conference Centre comprises... More
Conveniently situated close to Ayr and Prestwick and just 5 minutes from Glasgow Prestwick International Airport, this modern Hotel offers stylish accommodation, innovative dining and free Wi-Fi... More
Nestled within its own enclosed gardens in the heart of the coastal town of Ayr, this elegant family-run hotel offers genuine hospitality, fresh home-made food and free Wi-Fi and parking. This... More
Offering warm hospitality and luxurious accommodation, The Marine Hotel - Puma Hotels Collection Troon is a perfect venue for a pleasant as well as an unforgettable stay. General This hotel... More
The Adamton Country House Hotel is a magnificent and impressive Manor House set in an historic country estate dating back to the 11th Century. Combining rich history and romance Adamton has ... More
Located on the outskirts of Irvine, Ayrshire - one of Scotland's most picturesque areas, and only seven miles from Prestwick Airport - the Menzies hotel in Irvine is conveniently placed for both... More
Holidaymakers looking for comfortable accommodations set in a tranquil location in this verdant resort in Scotland book a stay at Turnberry Apartments. Tourists at this cosy Turnberry property... More
Set in 20 acres of land with magnificent views overlooking the Loch of the Lowes and surrounding Ayrshire countryside, this unique Hotel boasts luxury spa facilities, free Wi-Fi and parking.The... More
Set in the centre of Cumnock, just 35 minutes from Prestwick Airport, this Victorian Hotel has been extensively refurbished and boasts hearty food, cosy accommodation, free Wi-Fi and... More
Enjoying coastline setting, Turnberry Resort Scotland offers comfortable accommodation. Its location provides guests an opportunity to visit the rolling hills of south west, gaze out over the Irish... More