Short Breaks in Ayrshire
November 15, 2013
Explore Ayrshire – the perfect place for your Scottish break.
Recently bagging third place in Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2014, Scotland is on the list of the top countries for travellers to visit in 2014, and with breath-taking views alike those in the picturesque region of Ayrshire it’s easy to see why.
Characterised by rolling green hills and 80 miles of unspoilt coastline, Ayrshire offers beautiful scenery, fascinating history and a selection of outdoor activities.
Whatever the weather there’s always something to do for all the family from meeting meerkats at Heads of Ayr Farm, walking along the seafront in Ayr, enjoying the cycling routes around Eglinton Country Park or exploring the Scottish Maritime Museum.
From Kelburn Castle know as one of the most colourful castles in Scotland just outside the seaside resort of Lars to Culzean Castle south of Ayr with its history and beautiful surroundings, Ayrshire and Arran offer a host of majestic castles and country houses to explore. Or why not visit the award winning Robert Burns Birthplace Museum and find out about the life of Scotland’s national poet.
If you’re thinking of taking a short break the four star Menzies Irvine Ayrshire is the ideal choice. Awarded the 2013 Tripadvisor certificate of excellence, the hotel is located on the outskirts of Irvine, only seven miles from Prestwick Airport.
With 128 bedrooms including executive and family rooms, spacious lounge and bar, stylish Brasserie, free on site car parking and free Wi-Fi; Menzies Irvine Ayrshire is the ideal base for you to relax, after exploring what the Ayrshire region has to on offer.
Find out further details about our hotel in Irvine.