A traditional seaside town, Troon is a lovely place for a day out, golf break, spa break or seaside holiday. Overlooking the Isle of Arran and Ailsa Craig, Troon is a coastal town with sandy beaches and stunning views.
Troon is only a few miles from Prestwick International Airport and 45 minutes from Glasgow Central Station.
Things To Do
There’s plenty to see and do in beautiful Ayrshire, including:
Troon is a popular destination for golfing breaks due to having seven exceptional golf courses including Royal Troon; 2016 host for the famous Open Championship.
Local Golf Clubs
Check out our complete Golf Packages available at the Marine Hotel Troon
ISLE OF ARRAN
One of the most southerly Scottish island and sits in the Firth of Clyde between Ayrshire and Kintyre. Arran is 19 miles long by 10 miles wide but has a remarkable diversity of landscapes and seascapes.
The pretty villages on Arran’s beautiful coastline are complemented by a rugged and mountainous interior in the north and green rolling hills and woodland in the south.
Whether you’re looking to get away from it all, have an action-packed break, visit friends & family or just uncover the hidden delights, there is something here for everyone
The museum in Alloway comprises the famous Burns Cottage where the poet was born, the historic landmarks where he set his greatest work, the elegant monument and gardens created in his honour and a modern museum housing the world’s most important collection of his life and works.
Spectacular racing and the finest sporting hospitality at Scotland’s only Grade 1 track. Ayr Racecourse is a VisitScotland 5 star visitor attraction.
Having lapsed into obscurity from the 16th Century onwards, Dundonald Castle has experienced something of a renaissance, transformed from a forgotten and neglected ruin into one of Ayrshire’s must see visitor attractions.
For seafood lovers Troon has a busy harbour that supplies locally-caught fish and seafood to quality restaurants in the area. With a mix of independent boutique shops, cafes and eateries, the town is the ideal place to take a break.