Kilchoan Blog

Our blog about everything from around the area

Glendrian – the abandoned village

Nobody knows when people settled in Glendrian, but we definitely know when it was abandoned, - in 1941.A walk to Glendrian takes about 2 hours (4 miles and a half from Kilchoan), and it's a beautiful place for a lunch, if you take some tea and sandwiches with you. Not...

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5 facts about Ardnamurchan lighthouse

Do you know that Robert Louis Stevenson's family is an eternal source of light in Scotland?Robert Louis Stevenson is the internationally famous author of the "Treasure Island" novel, and he is a triple nephew of lighthouse engineer. Three of his uncles have dedicated...

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Goodbye Brendan!

We have different kinds of guests at Steading Holidays, from all over the UK, Europe, UAE, Russia... But this week we've had a very special guest. His name is Brendan, and he has turned Ardnamurchan upside down.Brendan has come on Monday. Every second Monday we...

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Holiday Cottages Scotland

Here at Steading Holidays providing holiday cottages in stunning locations in Scotland is our speciality. We have carefully selected each property to bring you the best holiday cottages that Scotland can offer. We have a variety of holiday cottages that range in size...

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Self Catering Accommodation Scotland

Self Catering Accommodation Scotland

  Rudh Dubh  Rudh Dubh, meaning ‘Black Rock’ in Gaelic, is situated on the coastal path between Portuairk and Sanna and clings to the rocks amongst some of the most stunning and dramatic scenery on the west coast of Scotland. In a truly spellbinding and unique...

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Kilchoan Community Fireworks

Kilchoan Community Fireworks

Kilchoan Community Fireworks Saturday 3rd Nov @ 7pm Kilchoan Sports Field / Community Centre BBQ/Cakes All donations will go to the kids fund Weather permitting, it will be next Saturday if there is too much wind. [et_social_follow icon_style="slide"...

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Come together in our Craft Shop in Kilchoan

Come together in our Craft Shop in Kilchoan

Next Friday and Saturday the 2nd & 3rd November there will a nice come together with lovely homemade cakes and coffees at our craft shop in Kilchoan. Find some gorgeous art work and crafts as well as homemade marmelade and jams made by us for you to enjoy! We are...

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Wild Swim in Ardnamurchan

Wild Swim in Ardnamurchan

"Yesterday I went down to the sea with Jacqui, as she usually does twice a week, to take a swim. I can imagine she must feel calm and her body at one with the sea. The atmosphere was fantastic, as the sun set, the sky turned into all these beautiful colors, from pink...

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