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Keep Busy this Summer with exclusive Discounts

We have teamed up with a whole host of attractions across Argyll to offer exclusive discounts to our holiday guests this summer - From castles and museums to loch cruises and delicious restaurants, you'll be kept busy across the holidays. Simply flash your accommodation key unless otherwise stated.

And with breaks from just £249, there's never been a better time to visit.

Happy Exploring!

18 Jun 2019

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  • Keep Busy this Summer
  • Exclusive Local Discounts
  • Breaks from just £249

4 x 4 adventures

4X4 ADVENTURES SCOTLAND

Discover the world-famous Loch Lomond landscape as you experience going off-road with 4x4 Adventures Scotland. They enjoy exclusive access to rough, steep tracks on the hills around Loch Lomond and Loch Long, with both areas offering breath-taking views.

Discount: 10% OFF Tours (Book in Advance)

ardkinglas

ARDKINGLAS

The fabulous Ardkinglas House is widely considered to be architect Sir Robert Lorimer’s masterpiece, and is available for public tours April-September. It’s surrounding Woodland Garden is open all year with an outstanding collection of plants and trees, including the “Mightiest Conifer in Europe”.

Discount: 10% OFF Estate Tours (Book in Advance)

pony trecking in argyll, scotland

ARGYLL ADVENTURE

Located by Inveraray, Argyll Adventure off­ers a wide range of activities for all ages including Horse Riding, Paintball, Crossbow and Laser Storm. There’s also an on-site café and picnic area.

Discount: 10% OFF Activities (Book in Advance*)

auchindrain township

AUCHINDRAIN TOWNSHIP

Auchindrain was the last of Scotland’s Farming Township’s and now remains an important example of the country’s history. Enjoy a stroll around the settlement or browse a range of local crafts and souvenirs. The Tearoom serves fresh home-made baking, soup and snacks. (Open April-October)

Discount: 20% OFF Entry

Yacht to hire on loch lomond

BEAU JANGLES YACHT

Beau Jangles is a privately owned, professionally Captained, Luxury Cruising Yacht berthed at Scotland’s most picturesque location, Loch Lomond. Why not enjoy a scenic champagne cruise through the islands of Loch Lomond with a picnic lunch from the Luss Seafood bar or Loch Lomond Arms Hotel.

Discount: 10% OFF Tours

Benmore Gardens in Argyll

BENMORE BOTANIC GARDENS

Benmore is an enchanting Garden steeped in history and surrounded by dramatic scenery. Benmore Café offers an excellent range of Fair-trade Coffees and Teas, home-baking, snacks or meals, whilst the Shop offers a wide selection of books, gifts and plants. (Open March-October).

Discount: 2 for 1 Adult Admission

Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre

BIRD OF PREY CENTRE

Located at Lomond Shores, this off­ers the chance to spend time with over 30 birds of prey from more than 20 species, such as the Little Owl, Hawks, Falcons and “Orla”, the Golden Eagle.

Discount: 20% OFF Entry

brander lodge bistro loch awe

BRANDER LODGE BISTRO

Recently transformed after a stunning renovation, the Brander Lodge is a family owned restaurant and bar in Bridge of Awe. They off­er a warm welcome, plus delicious food and drink, with both indoor and outdoor dining available.

Discount: 10% OFF Food

cruachan mountain visitor centre

CRUACHAN VISITOR CENTRE

Situated amongst some of Scotland’s most beautiful scenery is one of the country’s most amazing engineering achievements: a power station buried one kilometre below the ground. At its centre lies a massive cavern, high enough to house the Tower of London. Take the tour and be blown away!

Discount: £5 Adult Admission

Cruise Loch Lomond

CRUISE LOCH LOMOND

Cruise Loch Lomond off­ers the opportunity to experience the serenity of the ‘bonnie banks’. They provide a full schedule of with various routes on off­er. Cycle hire is also available; ideal for day trippers, holiday makers and outdoor enthusiasts.

Discount: 15% OFF Cruises

Dunollie Castle, Oban

DUNOLLIE MUSEUM

As the ancestral home of the Clan MacDougall, Dunollie holds over 1000 years of fascinating history. Visit the 1745 House Museum, ancient castle ruin, enchanting woodland spaces and 19th Century working loom. Shop for locally sourced handmade gifts and try some delicious homemaking. Guided Tours available daily.

Discount: 10% OFF Entry

Fyne Ales

FYNE ALES

As well as an on-site shop selling outstanding Fyne Ales amongst a range of gifts and souvenirs, they o­ffer guided tours and tutored tasting sessions. Sit in the courtyard and enjoy the sun with a pint of beer and a steak pie made with beef from local highland cattle.

Discount: £5 Adult Brewery Tour

Glencoe mountain biking

GLENCOE MOUNTAIN

Situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty, Glencoe off­ers Mountain Biking, Orienteering & Tubing throughout Summer. Grab a chairlift ticket, pick up a treasure map and set off to follow the clues, find the animals and enjoy the stunning views. Great fun for all ages.

Discount: 10% OFF Consecutive Days Ski/ Snowboard.

In your element, watersports argyll

IN YOUR ELEMENT

In Your Element off­er a whole host of scheduled and tailor-made outdoor activities at Loch Lomond. Choose from Canoeing, Canyoning, River Sledging, Segways, Gorge Scrambling, Archery and so much more. Bike and Boat hire also available.

Discount: 10% OFF Activities (Book in Advance*)

Inveraray Castle

INVERARAY CASTLE

The ancestral home of the Duke of Argyll, Inveraray Castle is a must-see visitor attraction. Explore the stunning building and its grounds, visit the gift shop or sample the local Scottish menu, home baking, drinks and ice creams in the traditional tearoom.

Discount: 20% OFF Entry

Inveraray Jail

INVERARAY JAIL

A living museum where real people portray life in a 19th century prison. Interact with costumed characters, watch courtroom trials, talk to the prisoners, meet the Warder, go to jail and witness cell life, sample the punishments, browse the exhibition of prison artefacts, then make your escape.

Discount: 20% OFF Entry (Book in Advance*)

Loch Lomond Leisure

LOCH LOMOND LEISURE

Experience Loch Lomond up close by Speedboat, Boat Hire, Watersports and Outdoor Activities. BWSW qualified instructors deliver Water-skiing, Kayaking, Wakeboarding, Wakesurf, Guided Canoe Tours, Pedal Boats, Speedboat Tours, Banana Boats, Ringo Rides, Stand Up Paddleboarding, Bike Hire and much more. Loch Lomond Leisure have all your family Outdoor Adventures covered!

Discount: 10% OFF selected activity, varies each month. Call for more info: 0333 577 0715

Loch Lomond Wakeboard

LOCH LOMOND WAKEBOARD

Scotland’s first purpose-built wakeboard and wakesurf school guarantees you the ride of your life. They run three new amazing Nautique boats, plus kayaking and paddleboarding.

Discount: 20% OFF Activities (Book in Advance)

Loch Goil Cruisers

LOCH GOIL CRUISERS

Loch Goil Cruisers has a fleet of day boats for hire on breath-taking Loch Goil. It’s your perfect chance to enjoy the stunning scenery, diverse wildlife, on-board picnic-ing and fishing. There are seals and porpoises in the loch with amazing gannets diving from overhead. They can also supply basic fishing equipment.

Discount: FREE Fishing Rod Hire (Max 2 per boat)

Peninsula Trikes

PENINSULA TRIKES

Have the experience of a lifetime and see Scotland like never before, as you and a partner are chauffeur driven on one of the state-of-the-art Rewaco motorcycle trikes. Their tours in and about the West Coast of Scotland are guaranteed to thrill and delight; making memories that will last a lifetime!

Discount: £20 off tours (Book in Advance)

 

sea life centre

SEA LIFE CENTRE

Situated on Loch Lomond Shores, this is the perfect chance to explore an amazing underwater world, get close to over 1500 creatures (including Scotland’s largest selection of sharks) and hold creatures such as Starfish and Crabs. With fun talks, animal feeds & special events there’s something for everyone.

Discount: 40% OFF Admission

Seafari Rib Adventures Oban

SEAFARI ADVENTURES OBAN

Seafari off­er Wildlife Tours visiting the Gulf of Corryvreckan, home of the World's Third Largest Whirlpool. Porpoise, dolphins and whales feed in these food rich waters along with many seals and the occasional otter. There are deer on the islands and seabirds in the skies which are also home to both the white-tailed sea eagle and golden eagle. Their two-hour nature spectacular is set amongst the many islands in the area.

Discount: 10% OFF all Tours

The Slanj Restaurant Loch Lomond

THE SLANJ LOCH LOMOND

Slanj Loch Lomond is all about real Scottish hospitality. Fresh home cooked food, Real Ales & Live music at the weekends. Dog friendly. Families welcome. Take away menu. Complimentary shuttle bus from surrounding areas. All this is in the unique setting of the Ballyhennan Church, with a relaxed and informal atmosphere. Call 01301 702172 to reserve your table.

Discount: 10% OFF Food

Sweeney's Cruises

SWEENEY’S CRUISES

Daily sightseeing cruises against the most beautiful of backdrops. There is perhaps no sight more spectacular than the sun setting on Loch Lomond, and the evening Cruise offers you the opportunity to experience it for yourself.

Discount: 15% OFF Cruises

Treezone Loch Lomond

TREEZONE

Loch Lomond Treezone course has all the makings of a fantastic treetop adventure, with arguably, one of the best views in the country from the final zip wire. As you make your way from the reception area into the forest, the excitement will build as you see what lays ahead. Suitable for age 7+.

Discount: 10% OFF Sessions (Book in Advance*)

Wreckspeditins boat tours

WRECKSPEDITIONS

Wreckspeditions provide boat trips on their 7.5m RHIB to various locations in the Clyde including the Sugar Wreck (MV Captayannis), 14th century Carrick Castle, the Gantocks Lighthouse and the Holy Loch. They can also provide bespoke charters to meet peoples individual needs.

Discount: 10% OFF Boat/ Rib Trips (Book in Advance)

*Use Discount Code ARGYLLCUSTOMER

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