Things To Do and See
Activities and Attractions in the area
Things To Do and See
Cloncaird Castle Holiday Cottages are the perfect centre for a family holiday. South Ayrshire is rich in history. There are many castles and historic places to explore, including Culzean Castle which is nearby.
This is a great place for walking, either hill walking, or along the shingle and sandy beaches which are fun for children, or along the riverside paths. There are some beautiful gardens to visit and the area is also good for bird watching.
Ayrshire is famous for its golf courses – the championship courses at Turnberry and Troon are nearby and there are several interesting and friendly local courses where it is inexpensive to play or learn.
Walking and Cycling
South Ayrshire has some of the best walking and cycling in the country, set amidst spectacular scenery. Nearby are organised mountain bike trails such as the ‘7 Stanes’ with a variety of challenges. In the Galloway Forest Park you can go walking and cycling on the many forest trails including the Stinchar Falls and Barr Trails. There also wonderful coastal walks between Ayr and Stranraer.
Visit the famous Ayshire championship links courses of Turnberry and Troon. There are also 8 public courses in South Ayrshire most of which are surprisingly good quality at an affordable price. It is possible to book tickets so that you can play a number of courses, during your visit.
Cloncaird Holiday Cottages is only a short drive from some wonderful Gardens, which are open to the public. Whether you are a keen plantsman or woman, a gardening enthusiast or someone who likes to enjoy the fruits of another’s labours, there are several super gardens to visit in the region.
Castles and Historic Sites
No vacation in Scotland would be complete without visiting an ancient Scottish Castle. There are many wonderfully preserved Castles, Abbeys and Country Parks within easy driving distance of Cloncaird Castle, and most have superb gardens and grounds to explore.
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