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Appin Holiday Homes, Appin, near Oban, Argyll

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Appin Holiday Homes offer a welcoming self-catering stay in a picturesque and fascinating location, between Oban and Fort William, overlooking the mystical Sea-Loch of Loch Creran. Only minutes from the West Coast, Glencoe is also just a short drive away and some of the best scenery Scotland has to … [Read more...]

Ardtorna

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No more vivid could the contrast be, between the rugged water and land vista on which this revelatory property sits, to the contemporary modern, clean lined interior of Ardtorna, on Argyll’s western fringes. Only the highly avant-garde exterior suggests that surprises may await within; its … [Read more...]

Cuan Mor Restaurant, Bar and Brewery, Oban

Cuan Mor Oban Bay Brewery

Cuan Mor, for me, represents what Oban is all about: a warm welcome, roots in local tradition, a proud history presented with a current day twist and superb seafood, as, with views over the Big Ocean (Cuan Mor), it’s as fresh as it comes. Proud of the indigenous Gaelic history; a theme which is … [Read more...]

Ee-Usk, Oban

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Contemporary interior styling combined with an unconventional exterior; distinctive within a traditional seaside town; Ee-Usk on Oban’s seafront, is an attractive building housing an award winning seafood restaurant. The uniquely but aptly named Ee-Usk; Gaelic for “fish”; harvests the freshest … [Read more...]

Crinan Hotel, Crinan

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The unassuming Crinan Hotel perches on the shore of the tiny village of Crinan, at the north end of the Crinan Canal, mid-Argyllshire. A haven and port for sailors, holidaymakers and in particular, lovers of seafood, as the hotel houses an award winning seafood restaurant serving the very best of … [Read more...]

Ardifuir, nr Kilmartin

Ardifuir Farmhouse

A breakdown on the M8, a contretemps with a wayward sheep, all the while suffering from the excesses of the previous evening’s reconaissance, were not the ideal combination of events prior to the long journey West, one early morning in April, 2001. Recovering, rather proudly from the car disaster … [Read more...]