If you are visiting South Ayrshire during your next Scottish adventure stop off at this charming seaside town.  Troon is well known for its spotless coastline and beautiful beach that looks the Isle of Arran and Ailsa Craig. This guide looks at the top things to do in Troon and lists some of our favorite hotels in Troon.


Your Complete Guide to Troon

Many tourists are drawn here for its famous Royal Troon Golf course. This peaceful town on the west coast of Scotland boosts in population whenever a golf tournament is on and tourists staying here enjoy the buzz that goes on after the course has shut as there.


Things to do in Troon

This seaside holiday destination plays host to tourists from all over the world every summer.

Troon is the perfect place for those who love the outdoors as many of its visitors reap the rewards of its popular walking, golfing and cycling scene.

The town is home to seven stunning golf courses including Royal Troon, the venue which is often picked to host famous Open Championship.

Troon Beach

Troon beach things to do in troon

During a summers day Troon beach is flooded with local tourists, dog walkers, and water sports fans.

This picture-perfect picnic location is also a Hollywood hotspot…

If you are an Outlander fan you will recognise Troon’s seafront as it starred in an episode at the end of season one!

Royal Troon

Royal Troon golf things to do in troon

World-famous golfers such as Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy have graced the first-class golf course at Royal Troon, and you can join them!

Many travels to Troon just to play at this location, as it offers stunning views and excellent hospitality. 

Visitors are welcome at this prestigious golf course during the months of April – October, under the conditions of The Royal Troon’s management team.

Troon Yacht Haven

Troon Yacht Marina things to do in troon

Yachting enthusiasts voted this location as the “Best UK Harbour/Marina 2017”. Visitors to Troon can take advantage of the town’s yachting facilities at this accessible Haven. 

It has also been announced that luxury hotel accommodation will be built at Troon Yacht in early 2020, which adds another benefit to visiting Troon for a sailing holiday.


Kitesurfing in Troon

Try something new during your visit to Troon and learn how Kitesurf! Troon is the home of Kitesurf Scotland, a provider that offers lesson for complete beginners and advanced riders.

All you will need to bring along is yourself as Kitesurf Scotland provides its pupils with both highest quality tuition and equipment.

Marine Hotel Spa

Marine Spa things to do in troon

After all that activity, you will need a break!

Spa in style at the Marine Hotel. This spectacular spa break location is perfect for guests that want to unwind and enjoy the luxurious that Troon has to offer.

Sauna, steam room, jacuzzi and beauty treatments are all up for grabs and after you have relaxed you can enjoy the tranquil sea views while lying by the pool.

During tournament time it can be difficult to book a space at this exclusive location, book up fast to avoid disappointment.


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