Troon Tourist Information

Troon in the evening

Troon in the evening

Troon is one of the most popular golfing centres on the Ayrshire Golf Coast, home to the Royal Troon Golf Club, one of Scotland’s great coastal golf links, with its three world class golf courses including the legendary Old Course overlooking the Firth of Clyde. Offering a selection of luxurious spa leisure golf hotels, Troon also contains a good choice of luxury coaching inns, budget small hotels and welcoming guest houses. Beachside apartments and holiday cottages in the golf resort’s rural surrounds are also widely available.

International golf fans arriving via Glasgow Prestwick Airport will find Troon hotels and B&Bs, situated just 3 miles to the northwest of the airport, the perfect choice for holidays on the Ayrshire Golf.  Surrounding the Royal Troon Golf Links sit a choice of world class golf courses, including Prestwick Golf Club to the south – the birthplace of the Open Championships -first held here in October 1860.

Other highlights in this world famous golfing resort include Troon’s pretty sandy beach and harbour, and  you’ll find plentiful shops, amenities and traditional inns serving food in Troon centre. The town is also a major west coast ferry point for ferry services to Larne, Ireland.

Whether you’re looking for the perfect Ayrshire coast golfing hotel, a stopover near Prestwick Airport or an excellent touring base with direct rail links to central Glasgow, luxury Troon hotels and affordable B&Bs are a great option. Book online now with Iknow.

Michelle is an experienced travel writer with iknow and has travelled extensively across the UK, Spain, Portugal and the USA. When she’s not busy writing for iknow she enjoys spending time touring museums and art galleries and seeking out the best independent shops in Manchester and Leeds.