After months of viewing potential hotels across Scotland with Phil and Kirstie, we fell in love with what was at the time called simply An Lochan and the Royal Hotel before that. When we decided to buy it we wanted to honour the fine tradition of the hotel and by mixing old and new we […]
The restaurant at the Royal an Lochan in Tighnabruaich has a new menu for Autumn/Winter 2013/14. As with all our menus, it features the best in local, seasonal produce from around Scotland’s bountiful west coast with superb meat, game, seafood and vegetarian options. Have a look at our new restaurant menu (PDF).
Traditional Scottish music will fill the Royal an Lochan on the evening of Thursday 20 June when Sandy Brechin and Friends come to play their energetic and infectious brand of foot-tapping folk music as part of their Ceilidh Cruise up the Scottish west coast. Sandy’s a world renowned accordionist and he and his band always […]
Local produce suppliers from the Kames and Tighnabruaich area are coming together throughout the year to lay on a series of markets to showcase the fabulous array of food, arts and crafts Cowal and Argyll have to offer. “Homemade, homegrown, homespun” Locally made crafts Seasonal, freshly harvested vegatables Artisan food from local producers Delicious homebaking, […]
Top Scottish chef Tom Kitchin was interviewed in the October issue of the BBC Good Food Magazine and we were surprised and delighted when we saw the words ‘Royal an Lochan’! When Tom was asked to describe his ideal meal he said he’d head off the west coast with his wife, visit the Royal an […]