Dumfries House is one of Britain’s most beautiful stately homes. Set in 2,000 acres of land, this stunning estate and 18th-century house with its unrivalled collection of original furniture has something for everyone including an adventure park for the children.
Only 17 miles from The Carlton
Enjoy spectacular racing and the finest sporting hospitality at Scotland’s only Grade 1 track within walking distance of the Carlton Hotel. Ayr Racecourse is a VisitScotland 5 star visitor attraction and 2016 Sporting Venue of the Year hosting a variety of Race days and events throughout the year.
Only a 6 min drive
Heads of Ayr Farm Park
Captain your own boat with their amazing bumper boats, try out their electric tractors and diggers. The kids will be kept busy with their assault course, playpark, giant sandpit, trampolines, ringo sledging, a giant aerial runway and jumping pillows. Meet their animals and learn all about them.
Only 6 miles from The Carlton
With its dramatic cliff top setting, Robert Adam architecture, fascinating history and beautiful surroundings, Culzean Castle is one of Scotland’s most popular visitor attractions. This 18th century Scottish castle couldn’t be a better place for a family day out.
Only 30 mins from The Carlton
Dean Castle Country Park
Covering over 200 acres, boasts beautiful woodland walks, an adventure playground, urban farm, visitor centre, tea room and a fantastic 14th century castle housing world class collections including historic weapons, armour and musical instruments.
Only 25 mins from The Carlton
Discover world-class golf courses on your doorstep here at The Carlton Hotel, Prestwick. With the historic town of Prestwick on your doorstep a gateway to courses such as Prestwick Golf Course, Dundonald Links, Royal Troon and Turnberry.
The Gaiety Theatre is a category B listed performing arts venue in Ayr, less than a 10 minute drive away from the Hotel. It is noted for its interior rococo features, its atmosphere and its acoustics. The Gaiety has a number of shows available throughout the year.
Only 8 mins from The Carlton
The Palace Theatre
The Palace Theatre is a 500 seat theatre which offers a year round programme of music, comedy, drama, dance and light entertainment, offering something for all the family and sits adjacent to the Grand Hall in Kilmarnock, less than 25 minutes from the Carlton.