Ayrshire and the Isle of Arran are a mecca for golf enthusiasts and, as such, The Marine Hotel is the perfect place to stay with over 40 outstanding courses in the area.
Three of the most prestigious are:
Closest to the hotel, which overlooks the 18th hole of the course.
The venue for the Open Golf Championship in 2009 and just 30 minutes from The Marine Hotel.
In 1860, the first ever Open Championship was played here. The course is situated just ten minutes from the hotel.