4* The Marine Hotel, Troon
Located on the beautiful South Ayrshire coastline with bespoke views over the Royal Troon Golf club, the stunning 4-star hotel has everything you need for a relaxing getaway. The Marine Hotel promises to deliver both an elegant and comfortable experience for all guests through their vast selection of luxury bedrooms, some of which offer breath-taking views over the isle of Arran (supplements apply). The elegant restaurant offers superb views across to the Isle of Arran whilst the leisure club features a fitness suite, indoor swimming pool that overlooks the sea, spa bath, sauna and steam room.
Lift Bar Restaurant Tea/coffee in room Lift Flat screen TV Telephone Air Conditioned Free Wi-Fi Restaurant Bar Spa Gym Heated indoor pool Sauna Steam room Jacuzzi Spa Pool Hairdryer
4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
Welcome tea/coffee on arrival
3-course dinner with 3 choices per course
Tea/coffee after dinner
Entrance & Guided Tour Culzean Castle & Country Park
Guided Visit to Dumfries House with Tea/Coffee and Scone
Entrance to New Lanark World Heritage Site
Image: Dumfries House ariel - by kind permission of Dumfries House
Today we journey to our hotel in Scotland.
Culzean Castle & Country Park & Dumfries House
Today enjoy entrance and a guided tour of Culzean Castle & Country Park. The castle itself is perched on the Ayrshire cliffs. It was designed by Robert Adam in the late 18th century and is filled to the turrets with treasures that tell the stories of the people who lived there. Enjoy a guided tour and learn about the best features of the castle, including Adam's masterpiece, the oval staircase, as well as the fine collection of paintings and furniture. We also have a guided visit of Dumfries House, set in 2,000 acres, this stunning Estate and 18th-century house with its unrivalled collection of Chippendale furniture has something for everyone.
Today we spend the day in Glasgow. Glasgow is home to some of Scotland's best cultural attractions and best of all, most of them are completely free! You could easily fill your time exploring, enjoying the amazing shopping, dining and attractions in Glasgow. Maybe you'll decide to see the best of Glasgow's architecture by walking through or tasting your way around the city.
New Lanark World Heritage Site & Troon
This morning we visit the award-winning New Lanark World Heritage Site and discover the fascinating history of this impressive cotton mill village. We see the 'Annie McLeod Experience', working textile machinery, the Millworkers' House, Robert Owen's House, the Roof Garden, the Village Store and Robert Owen's School. In the afternoon we head to the charming town of Troon.
We depart the hotel after breakfast and make our way back home.