Nearest Shops

Gogy’s Convience Stores, 22-30 St Germain Street, Catrine KA5 6RQ (3.2miles)

Premier Store, 11a Kilmarnock Road, Mauchline, KA5 5DE (4.2miles)

Tesco Superstore, Main Street, Auchinleck KA18 2AA (3.6miles)

Places to Eat

Breakfast & Lunch

Honey Bee Café, Catrine (sit in or takeaway)
Cotton Trail, Catrine (takeaway)
Castle Café, Mauchline (Sit in/takeaway)
Gillain’s Burger and Sandwich Bar (takeaway)
Aroma at the Cross, Mauchline (sit in/takeaway)
The Fairburn Hotel, Mauchline (sit in)
Boswells Coach House, Auchinleck Estate (sit in/ takeaway)
Coach House Café, Dumfries House Estate (sit in/takeaway)
Davinci’s Café, Knockroon, Cumnock (sit in/takeaway)
The Boswell Arms Bar & Restaurant, Auchinleck
The Royal Hotel, Cumnock
The Dumfries Arms, Cumnock
The Clydesdale, Cumnock
The Lochside House Hotel & Spa


The Fairburn Hotel, Mauchline
The Failford, Failford (outside Mauchline)
The Bowsell Arms Bar & Resteraunt, Auchinleck
The Royal Hotel, Cumnock
The Dumfries Arms, Cumnock
The Clydesdale, Cumnock
The Lochside House Hotel & Spa

Ice Cream & Desserts

Woodys Ice Cream & Dessert Bar, Mauchline (sit in/takeaway) – Top pick!
ChocStop, Cumnock (sit in/takeaway)
Sweet Retreat, Cumnock (sit in/takeaway)


Lucky House Chinese, Catrine
Joanna’s Chippy Van (visits the cabin, Sorn Main Street on Thursdays 5-7pm)
Castle Café, Mauchline
Star Kebab House, Mauchline
Golden Star Chinese, Mauchline
Café India, Mauchline
Aishah Tandoori, Auchinleck
Munch Kings, Auchinleck
Victors Fish Bar, Auchinleck
Happy Garden Chinese, Auchlineck

Places to Visit

Things to do

Dumfries House & Estate
Boswells Coach House
Lochside House Hotel & Spa
Westfield Day Spa
Blackstone Clydesdales
Barony Colliery, Auchinleck
Heritage Centre, Cumnock
Robert Burns Museum, Mauchline
Gemmels Garden Centre
River Ayr Walk

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Lintmill Lodges, Sorn, Ayrshire


In the Village of Sorn, Near Mauchline, East Ayrshire KA5 6JA

  • 15 Miles / 30mins from the seaside town of Ayr
  • 33miles / 50mins South of Glasgow
  • Nearest Train station: Auchinleck (3.4 miles)
  • Nearest Bus Stop: Sorn Street, Catrine (1.5 miles)

Taxi Companies

  • Loys Private Hire 07707818651
  • Ayrshire Transport 01290 421010

2 nights – allowing you to fully relax and enjoy your stay.
One night stays occasionally become available, check out our booking calendar here

4pm check in – if your accommodation is available earlier, we will text you on the day of your arrival.
11am check out – enjoy sleeping in!

Onsite parking available at reception.
No EV charging permitted, Please see here for local availability.

Yes! – in our Thistle Shepherds Hut (+£25)

Check out Thistle

All of our Shepherds Huts have their own, private traditional Swedish wood-fired hot tubs.

When you arrive, your hot tub will be sparkly clean, filled with water, and will have all of the tools, firelighters, kindling, and logs/briquettes you need to get the fire going.

You’ll have an easy-to-follow hot tub safe use guide, which you must read before you get started. If you need help, just give us a call on 01290 431080

2 Adults – Our Shepherds huts are perfect for couples looking to enjoy a relaxing break.

No children permitted.

Unfortunately, we don’t accept large group bookings such as stag dos, or hen dos.

No problem, Give us a call on 01290 ******