Activities and Days Out

Our holiday properties by Loch Awe and Loch Fyne are brilliantly located for short trips to explore Argyll and beyond.

Here are some day trip ideas for experiencing the best of Argyll. Guests staying in either property are provided with extensive information such as walking guides, OS maps and an ever expanding 'inside-track' folio of top tips for visitors. Also below are articles on local activities such as golf, fishing, biking, walking and some adventurous pursuits.

June 23, 2021

Stay in Argyll

Argyll is a coastal region of dramatic landscapes, stunning sea lochs, historic fishing villages, imposing castles and ancient monuments. Loch Awe, Scotland’s longest and arguably most […]
January 21, 2021

Walks and Wildlife – Exploring Loch Awe, Scotland’s Longest Loch

One of the great advantages of visiting Loch Awe is that, as Scotland’s longest loch, there’s a huge amount of countryside to explore nearby. So while sightseeing […]
January 21, 2021

Activities and Food and Drink – Exploring Loch Awe, Scotland’s Longest Loch

Loch Awe offers a huge range of great outdoor pursuits from cycling to fishing to kayaking, as well as some great gourmet pubs and cafes to […]
December 18, 2020

Clans, Castles and Crannogs – Exploring Loch Awe, Scotland’s Longest Loch

As well as the chance to enjoy outdoor activities and the abundant wildlife on the area, Argyll is world famous for its incredible beauty and rich historical […]
December 5, 2019

Fore! Tee yourself up for an Argyll golfing break

As the home of golf, Scotland is on the list for just about everyone who has ever played a round, and while St Andrews in the […]
December 4, 2019

Eat, Drink Argyll! Great dining out ideas for Blue Cottage guests

Guests booking the Blue Cottage at Loch Awe are increasingly spoilt for choice when it comes to local fine-dining. We’ve suggested some brilliant local eateries, all […]