The town of Irvine is situated on the coastline of North Ayrshire in the United Kingdom, and has a larger population than any other place in all of North Ayrshire. Part of the town is known as the oldest town in Europe to have been occupied since its inception. There are remains that archeologists say date back to Mesolithic man. A stone known as the Grannie stone in Irvine is thought to have come from the Ice Age. There is both an “Old Town” Irvine and a “New Town” Irvine. Most of the discount hotels in Irvine are in the “New Town” section.
Some of the most interesting attractions in Irvine include the Old Ravenspark Hospital, St Inan’s Well, the Old Parish Kirk, and the Heckling Shop. Cleeves Cove Cave, Eglinton County Park, Bourtreehill, and Bourtreehill House are all venues that you will want to make sure to see while you are in Irvine. There are cheap hotels in Irvine that come in quite handy if by chance you are trying to stay on a travel budget.