A romantic 18th century castle perched on a rocky promontory with superb panoramic views over the Firth of Clyde. The castle sits in 600 acres of woodland and formal gardens.
How far: 21.2 miles
Burns National Heritage Park offers visitors a chance to experience the rich heritage of Robert Burns within the environment that inspired his imagination.
How far: 12 miles
The castle has been transformed over the past ten years into one of the must visit attractions in Ayrshire. Situated on a hill above the village, the castle affords some of the best views of Ayrshire.
How far: 5 miles
Only 15 minutes from The Marine Hotel. The Ayr Gold Cup held in September is always popular as it is one of the most competitive sprints in the flat racing calendar.
How far: 8.5 miles
Hamilton Park racecourse is only one hour from The Marine Hotel and hosts 18 race meetings throughout the summer.
How far: 40 miles