Directions from Prestwick Airport
On leaving the airport turn right for A77 Glasgow (not Ayr)
Then follow signs for Ayr (a few roundabouts). You will head south on A77, signposted Ayr and Stranraer. After a few miles you come to Whitletts roundabout - go straight ahead (do not turn right for Ayr)
After 1 mile the next roundabout is Holmston Roundabout. Turn right for Ayr onto A70. This is Holmston Road. Carry along for 1 mile, past cemetery on left, new flats and a little school. Coila is next on left with a red sign outside.
If you get lost, ask for railway station - we are close by.
Directions from Glasgow Airport:
Take M8 heading east towards Glasgow,
After approx. 6 miles, take exit 21A signposted M77.
Go under motorway and rejoin M8 heading west for half mile.
Take the ext for M77 (Kilmarnock)
Continue on A77 for approx. 20 miles past Kilmarnock, heading for Ayr
At roundabout, turn left (still on A77)
After 4 miles you will come to another roundabout (Whitletts), do not turn
right for Ayr, carry straight on, still on A77
At next roundabout (Holmston) turn right for Ayr, onto Holmston Road
Continue for approx. 1 mile, past cemetery on left, and small school.
Coila Guest House is next on left (Red sign outside)
Directions from England
You will be travelling north on M6 then onto M74. You then have 2 options:
1. More scenic. Take A75 at Gretna towards Dumfries, on to Castle Douglas. Take A713 signposted Ayr, through New Galloway, Dalmellington and towards Ayr. At the roundabout on the A77, turn right onto the A77 for 1 mile. At the next roundabout, Holmston Roundabout turn left onto Holmston Road.
2. Faster. Continue on M74 until J12. Take A70 through Douglas, Muirkirk, Cumnock and into Ayr. At the roundabout on the A77, go straight across, onto Holmston Road.
Go along Holmston Rd, for almost 1 mile passing on left the cemetery and then a school. We are next on left with Red Sign.