Book a country cottage in Mauchline in Ayrshire and look forward to holidaying in an interesting part of Scotland with fascinating connections to the poet Robert Burns, and a great location close to the coast.
What Mauchline offers for Cottage Breaks
Surrounded by fields and farmlands, Mauchline in Ayrshire is a great place to escape and unwind on a rural self-catering break, with the convenience of the coast and lovely unspoilt beaches only around 30 minutes’ drive away. The village is located along the A76 for convenient exploring of the local area.
Mauchline itself is home to a small selection of shops, pubs and the National Burns Memorial. The poet Robert Burns lived in the village for a number of years, and Burns House Museum on Castle Street is in the house where Burns lived with his wife.
Best Places to Visit on Day Trips from Mauchline Ayrshire
• Enjoy days out by the seaside at the vibrant coastal town of Ayr with its long sandy beach only around half an hour’s drive away, and at the attractive seaside town of Largs around 50 minutes’ drive away.
• For walks, hikes and wildlife watching, Galloway Forest Park is 30 minutes’ drive from Mauchline, and Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park is only around 40 minutes’ drive away.
Whether you opt to rent a traditional Scottish village, an apartment or a rural retreat in the countryside surrounding Mauchline, we hope you have your best holiday yet in this fascinating part of Ayrshire.
Whether you choose to book a holiday cottage in Mauchline, an apartment, a lodge or another type of self-catering holiday accommodation, we hope you have your best holiday yet in Ayrshire.