Argyll and Bute in the west of Scotland offers a range of attractions, you are presented with stunning mountains, lochs and forests. The Cowal Peninsula is a paradise for walkers, cyclists and water sport enthusiasts and is still largely undiscovered. It contains a superb mixture of stunning scenery from majestic sea lochs, sandy beaches or rocky shores, mountains, moorland and woodland. This diversity of habitat provides the area with its rich wildlife and abundance of birds.
Further north, Inveraray on the shores of Loch Fyne, offers many things to see and do and is popular with families while Oban is the gateway to many historical sites, beaches and islands.
The Kintyre Peninsula is situated at the south-western extremity and is perfect for those seeking escape and relaxation. Striking seascapes are characteristic of this area and you are offered first class walking and wildlife watching opportunities. The area also has a reputation as a producer of some of the world’s finest single malt whisky.
Take the ferry at Colintraive to the Isle of Bute and visit Rothesay, Mount Stuart House and Etrrick Bay with its wonderful sands.
Wilderness Cottages offers you the opportunity to discover the delights of this region for yourself by staying in one of our well appointed properties.