Choosing the Perfect Staycation in Scotland This Year
Everybody loves a good holiday and as we edge further into the new year, households around the country are planning their next big family getaway. However, with the effects of Brexit and the resulting stumble in the value of the pound, holiday-goers throughout the nation have shunned foreign destinations in favour of “staycations” as they have been dubbed, whereby they remain in the Scotland during their holiday.
Drimsynie Estate Holiday Village
Experience breathtaking panoramic views across Loch Goil on the Drimsynie Estate. Drimsynie Estate Holiday Village rests at the foot of the hills, offering spectacular views across Loch Goil and the Arrochar Alps. Take part in a round of golf on the 9-hole course, let out your inner fishing talents or take the peaks by storm on mountain bikes - Drimsynie never ceases to amaze its residents.
Hunters Quay Holiday Park
Located just outside of Dunoon, Hunters Quay is tucked safely away in an elevated position in the countryside, offering fantastic scenery of the Holy Loch and the Argyllshire Mountains. Visit the all-weather leisure complex featuring two heated pools, sauna, steam and Jacuzzi. A fitness centre and dance studio are also on-site, accompanied lastly by massage and treatment rooms and a children’s fun centre. Alternatively, immerse yourself with the variety of indoor and outdoor Go Active activities, watch our regular live entertainment or get your grub on at the famous Bar and Grill restaurant.
Loch Lomond Holiday Park
Not far off the A82, Loch Lomond Holiday Park offers a stunning view across the famed ‘Bonnie Banks’. It’s the perfect place to relax at the foot of the mountains in all their splendour, or as a base for discovering the many interesting sights, walks and historical viewpoints nearby. Pet-friendly and featuring an outdoor children's play area, kayaks can also be hired to traverse out on to the loch.
Loch Awe Holiday Park
Loch Awe truly is a place of beauty. One of the finest holiday parks in Scotland, it is situated just a short drive away from Oban, a coastal town. Bordered by the River Awe, Loch Awe is very easy to access, being just off the A42 and offers so much to see and do, making it an ideal choice for those wishing to explore the Highlands and uncover their secrets, or take a ride over to the islands. Those who can’t resist the call of the fishing rod will instantly fall in love with the fresh water lochs, known to entice keen anglers, while walkers and cyclists can navigate the mountainous landscape.
Stratheck Holiday Park
Located within Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, Stratheck Holiday Park is spacious and beautifully landscaped, it is also a few miles north out of Dunoon. This park also offers a tranquil riverside setting; it is perfect for fishing, cycling and exploring the surrounding area.
What To Do Whilst on Holiday with Argyll Holidays
Activities and Entertainment
Argyll Holidays is the perfect getaway for those seeking active holidays in Scotland containing thrills, adventure, relaxation and bonding! We provide activities suited to every taste, whether you are a keen golfer, avid fisherman or adrenaline junkie. On the other hand, if it’s relaxation and pampering you desire, our on-site leisure centres will cater for all of your needs. With regards to evening entertainment, the choices are endless, from live music and karaoke to bingo and even discos! Indulge in the finest local produce at one of our on-site restaurants. Perhaps try one of our firm favourites, such as Steak Pie or West Coast Fish and Chips. Or why not satisfy your taste buds with a bite to eat from our esteemed Spice Rack or Deli? There’s a dish to satiate everyone’s hunger!
Discover countless opportunities for photography as you explore the idyllic locale of Argyll. Whatever the weather, you will always be able to take in the sheer beauty of the landscape and have a great day out exploring. While you’re at it, Go Quest is not to be missed! It's great for the whole family, use the map for guidance, find the relevant markers and take in the stunning sights and available viewpoints of Lochgoilhead. If you’ve had enough of pacing around on-foot, then the Loch Goil Cruisers trips allow you to explore the stunning scenery of Loch Goil from the water. If stunning architecture is right up your street, Ardkinglas house is a gem to behold. The stunning Woodland Garden is open all year round, with an outstanding collection of plants and shrubbery, it is also home to the “Mightiest Conifer in Europe”.
Relax and revitalise after a long day of amazing activities in The Treatment Rooms. With a broad range of Holistic and Beauty Treatments available, from Massages to Facials and Manicures, you are guaranteed to unwind into serenity. Or why not pay a visit to one of our sprawling leisure complexes instead? Take your pick out of serenading heated pools, Jacuzzis, steam and sauna rooms as well as a fully equipped gym.
Book Your Perfect Getaway Today
With a plethora of magical times to be spent with family and friends on offer, a holiday with Argyll is a once in a lifetime opportunity for you! Take your pick of our six luxurious holiday parks, each encompassing a breathtaking setting. There is no staycation quite like a staycation with Argyll. A world of escape awaits you, plan your perfect break in the heart of Scotland today.