For those that have never heard of the Cowal Way, it is a 57 mile long footpath that runs from Portavadie to Loch Lomond past the Royal an Lochan’s front door. For those that do know of the path, a lot of improvements have been made this year. The Colintraive and Glendaruel Development Trust who manage the […]
On the first day, this first Phase saw the front elevation gutters receiving a thorough cleaning and the decorators setting up for the next day’s painting. This will see the front and rear of the hotel get a new coat of paint in white but the window reveals will return to black; a more traditional […]
Calling all fans of Scottish art! Cowal Open Studios is this weekend, 25 – 28 September! The whole of the Cowal Peninsula is buzzing this weekend as painters, potters, sculptors, furniture makers, jewellers, textile artists and photographers open their doors to the public and show off their skills, so many different mediums and styles and […]
As well as serving the traditional pub grub classics such as haddock and chips in beer batter (super light and crunchy) and homemade beef burgers we also serve up amazing seafood dishes (it’s what we’re famous for) using locally sourced produce such as poached langoustines, pan seared scallops and mussels in white wine. Children’s portions […]
By happy coincidence the hotel itself is in its 150th year of hospitality and in keeping with their tradition of having a themed anniversary celebration this year we celebrated 150 years by stepping back in time to the year 1865. After being greeted with sparkling wine and canapés, guests were treated to a wonderful Victorian […]
Wonderful, wonderful welcome & service – couldn’t be friendlier! The care & attention to detail is second to none. Thank you, we’ll see you again! - Jan 2011 ...