The Whale and Dolphin Trust recent sightings calendar shows that quite a few Harbour Porpoise have been regularly spotted in the Kyles of Bute at Tighnabruaich over the summer. These amazing marine mammals are very like dolphins although much smaller and while dolphins can also be seen surfacing and jumping out of the water here […]
We’ve had a great Spring here at The Royal an Lochan, Tighnabruaich. The excellent weather throughout May and early June brought lots of visitors to the Cowal Peninsula and the hotel and restaurant were very busy. With a further spell of good weather anticipated we are expecting the visitor numbers to continue to be high. […]
On a beautiful Spring evening in April we held our latest Gourmet Night which was a resounding success! It was a a full house with all guests highly anticipating the culinary delights of the Night’s 7 course menu with matching wines. Eva Franchesci of wine merchants Inverarity Morton came along and guided us through the […]
In 1975 that this world famous paddle steamer (the last ocean going paddle steamer in the world) took back to the waves after the Paddle Steamer Preservation Society bought her for £1 following her retirement. Now, every year thousands of passengers enjoy relaxing on deck in the summer sun or in one of the period lounges […]
A warm welcome to all the guys on motorbikes from all over the country who are here in Tighnabruaich for a rally organised by Loch Lomond Motorcycle Club. Pictured are some of the boys intermingled with our resident guests and locals. We hope to see you all again.