Scotland, just outside the town of Troon, 10 minutes from Prestwick Airport,
50 minutes from Glasgow Airport and 90 minutes from the city of Edinburgh.
Troon (15 minutes), Western Gailes
(15 minutes), Glasgow Gailes (15
minutes), Prestwick (20 minutes),
Turnberry (40 minutes)
on a hillside well above the town, Highgrove House offers breathtaking
views of the Ayrshire coastline as you look over the Firth of Clyde to
the Isle of Arran and beyond to the Mull of Kintyre. Built by a sea captain
in the 1920s, the house has been traditionally restored to a lovely
nine-guestroom hotel. Each of the charmingly quaint bedrooms is en-suite,
individually decorated and provides every facility for guests to relax
and enjoy their stay.
hospitality, the cuisine at Highgrove House is second to none with the
attractive split-level restaurant providing the ideal setting for impressively
presented, contemporary style cooking. The distinct Scottish influence
in the menus cleverly combines locally sourced produce, using each seasons
harvest to maximum potential.
As well as
being the ideal base from a golfing standpoint, there is plenty to do
and see both for the non-golfer or the golfer on a well-earned rest day
from a hectic golfing itinerary. One can while away the hours at Burns
Heritage Centre, stand on the "Brig o' Doon" in Alloway
and watch the sun set from Culzean Castle over the sea to Ailsa Craig.