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County - Argyll | Map
Tel code: 01499 | code search
Postcode: PA26 | code search
Population: 180
Council: Argyll and Bute
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Cairndow Stagecoach Inn
"An excellent hostelry - friendly and efficient staff, good pub grub and splendid location. DeLuxe Bedroom great value for money. Additional bonus -Lost proporty system located wedding ring and returned ..." More

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Cairndow is a village sitting at the head of Loch Fyne on the Cowal Peninsula in Argyll and Bute, Scotland, situated at the mouth of River Kinglas approximately one hours drive from Glasgow. Historically interesting features include the Stagecoach Inn, one of the oldest coaching inns in Scotland where Queen Victoria is said to have changed horses here in 1875 and the octagonal shaped Kilmorich Parish Church built in 1820 at the south end of the village. Cairndow is surrounded by lochs, rivers, mountains and beautiful scenery, it is a popular tourist resort known for boating, sea angling and centrally positioned for touring many of Argyll’s main attractions including Loch Lomond, the Mull of Kintyre, the Kyles of Bute and up to the west Scottish Highlands. The village has various holiday accommodation, shops and amenities, a sea-food restaurant with shop and The Tree Shop, with café, which sells locally crafted gifts. Attractions include the Ardkinglas Estate and Woodland Garden with collections of trees and shrubs including the tallest tree in Britain standing 67m, there are woodland trails and the chance to see red squirrels. Loch Fyne is the third longest sea lochs in Scotland with marine wildlife cruises, diving charters and fishing charters. The nearest town is Inveraray, home to the historic Inveraray Castle, a museum and the 19th century jail-house.


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Cairndow Stagecoach Inn (0.27 miles)

Cairndow Stagecoach Inn

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Douglas and Catherine Fraser extend a warm welcome in the best traditions of Scottish hospitality, at one of the oldest coaching inns in the Highlands. The inn is delightfully situated just ... More

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The Inveraray Inn (5.38 miles)

The Inveraray Inn

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Few hotels in the Western Highlands have such long and distinguished history as The Inveraray Inn. Designed for the 3rd Duke of Argyll by the famous builder John Adam, the hotel ... More

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Brambles Restaurant with Rooms (5.42 miles)

Brambles Restaurant with Rooms
Having recently undergone an extensive refurbishment, The Brambles Guest House & Restaurant combines traditional charm with modern efficiency. Centrally located in the picturesque traditional scottish town of Inveraray on the banks of the beautiful Loch ... More | visit website
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Lochgoilhead Hotel (5.89 miles)

Lochgoilhead Hotel

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A loch side hotel complete with FREE GOLF and swimming in a beautiful location.The scenic village of Lochgoilhead is in the Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park and is easily ... More

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Drimsynie House Hotel (6.46 miles)

Drimsynie House Hotel

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As the centre piece of the Drimsynie Estates, this impressive Scottish mansion overlooks its own 9-hole golf course and Loch Goil in the National Park. Just one mile away from the scenic ... More

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Loch Fyne Hotel (7.65 miles)

Loch Fyne Hotel

You'll find us on the shores of Loch Fyne, with a wealth of attractions and activities close by. Make us your base from which to enjoy days of golf, quad biking, boating, country walks, riding or ... More | visit website

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Creggans Inn (7.84 miles)

Creggans Inn

The famous Creggans Inn on the shores of Loch Fyne offers visitors relaxed quality in a stunning location. Family owned and run, rossette dining room, a la carte bar restaurant, individually decorated bedrooms, most with ... More | visit website

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Creggans Inn (7.84 miles)

Creggans Inn

Creggans Inn is an award-winning, family-run hotel and offers the perfect retreat for the discerning guest. Each of our 14 bedrooms has been individually decorated and has its own distinct character, ideal for relaxing and ... More | visit website

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Attic apartment (8.38 miles)

Attic apartment
The Attic apartment is a self contained studio flat comfortably situated in the centre of Arrochar, it sleeps 1-4 people. We are 45 minutes from Glasgow airport and 2 miles from Loch Lomond. The flat, ... More | visit website
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Rowantreebank B&B (8.38 miles)

Rowantreebank B&B

Rowantreebank is a friendly family run 200 year old cottage B&B situated in the heart of Arrochar village with views out over Loch Long and beyond to The Cobbler and the Arrochar Alps. We ... More | visit website

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