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Alloway Kirk, South Ayrshire

  • Located in Alloway, South Ayrshire, The Lowlands, Scotland
  • A church ruin in Alloway, South Ayrshire
  • Built in the thirteenth century
  • The famous Scottish poet Robert Burns was baptised in a cottage a short distance from the kirk
  • The setting for Robert Burns to use in his narrative poem "Tam O' Shanter", and to describe it as "Alloway's Auld Haunted Kirk"

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Dunure Castle

Located in Dunure, South Ayrshire, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 5.1 miles away.

Castle ruin on the west coast of Scotland offering stunning views out to sea. Dates from the thirteenth century. In August 1563, Mary, Queen of Scots visited the castle...

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Battle of Largs Monument

Located in Largs, North Ayrshire, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 25.8 miles away.

Largs was a 1263 battle between the Scottish and Norweigan armies, both sides claiming victory. The monument reminds the visitor of the time between about 1100 to the 1260s when the Inner and Outer Hebrides and Kintyre,...

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Machrie Moor Standing Stones

Located in Isle of Arran, The Highlands & Islands, Scotland

Approximately 28.5 miles away.

Located on the Isle of Arran, west Scotland. Dating from the Bronze Age, six stone circles. Evidence of settlement close to the stones...

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Belleisle House Hotel, Ayr
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Less than a mile away.

Total Rooms: 14; Rates: 45 - 99 Per Night

The McKever Belleisle Country House Hotel is ideally situated on its own Ayrshire estate with spectacular views Ideal for the key sites linked to the heritage of Robert Burns...

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Flloyds Hotel, Ayr
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Star Rating

Approximately 1.2 miles away.

Total Rooms: 8; Rates: 35 - 55 Per Night

5 minutes from Ayr's town centre, in the heart of Burns Country, this small family-run hotel offers a warm welcome, with tasty full Scottish breakfasts, en suite rooms and free Wi-Fi and parking...

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Chalmers Bed & Breakfast, Ayr
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Approximately 1.8 miles away.

Total Rooms: 5; Rates: 26 - 75 Per Night

With free parking and free wireless internet access, this beautiful Victorian property in Ayr is 15 minutes from Glasgow Prestwick Airport, with private transfer services available...

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