Irvine is a lovely coastal town on Scotland’s west coast. With a beautiful beach and a rich maritime heritage, it is a lovely destination for a holiday by the sea in North Ayrshire. Discover the past importance of Irvine’s harbour in the Scottish Maritime Museum and see the beauty of the present day coast for yourself along Irvine Bay’s collection of beautiful golden sandy beaches. There are 14 miles of coastline to explore, offering stunning views across to Arran and its imposing hill which dominates the horizon.
Irvine has a vibrant community spirit and is home to one of the most active Burns Clubs, the oldest of its kind in Scotland. Irvine town has an air of regeneration all around; many of the old buildings are juxtaposed with the new, creating an exciting and diverse place to visit. Choose from our holiday cottages in Irvine and the surrounding area and explore this beautiful part of Northern Ayrshire.