Blairquhan is extremely well situated for enjoying a game of golf on one of the famous South Ayrshire links courses.
The two Open venues of Turnberry and Troon are within 35 minutes drive. At Prestwick, 30 minutes away, there took place the first 16 Open Championships in the world. There are also two interesting local courses at Maybole and Girvan.
Robert Burns, Scotland's National Poet, was born at nearby Alloway. Explore Burns Cottage and museum, Burns Monument, the Brig o'Doon and haunted Alloway Kirk and relax at the Tam o'Shanter Experience visitor centre.
Only 10 miles away, perched on a cliff above the sea, is Culzean Castle, the flagship property of the National Trust for Scotland.
Sited on top of an extinct volcano, Edinburgh Castle has witnessed many of the defining events of Scottish history.