Destination guide

Delight in the sunny landscape of Girvan

Learn about the unique charm of Girvan with a stay in a private vacation home. This city is relaxing and welcoming, recognized for its golfing, spas and bars. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Girvan

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Girvan has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Turnberry Golf Club (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Heads of Ayr Farm Park (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)
  • Pirate Pete's Family Entertainment Centre (21.3 mi / 34.3 km)
  • Royal Troon Golf Club (25.7 mi / 41.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Girvan

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Girvan is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Girvan Beach (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Ailsa Craig (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Castle Kennedy Gardens (19.5 mi / 31.4 km)
  • Ayr Beach (20.9 mi / 33.6 km)
  • Galloway Forest Park (26 mi / 41.8 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Girvan

The nearest airport is in Glasgow (PIK-Prestwick), located 24.8 mi (39.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Campbeltown (CAL), which is 36.4 mi (58.6 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Girvan Station or Girvan Barrhill Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Girvan?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 198 vacation rentals near Girvan. From 108 Houses to 33 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Girvan for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Girvan?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Girvan. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Girvan Barrhill Station: 196 vacation rentals
  • Ailsa Craig: 71 vacation rentals
  • McKechnie Institute: 143 vacation rentals
  • Girvan Beach: 140 vacation rentals
  • Girvan Station: 146 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Girvan listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Girvan?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 108 Houses in Girvan. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Girvan include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 33 rentals available
  • Cabins: 52 rentals available
  • Cottages: 52 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Girvan?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 9 vacation rentals with pool available in Girvan. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.