Tag Archives: Scottish Tourism

Dunstaffnage Castle: Historic Places to See in Oban

4 Historic Places to See in Oban

When you come to stay in Scotland, you come for our historic sites and breath-taking scenery. Although our view of Loch Creran and the Glen Coe mountains is reason enough to come and stay, we know a few more things you should see when you come to Oban. McCaig’s Tower Image credit: VisitScotland.com Or, as […]


Scottish Highlands in Lonely Planet’s Top Regions

Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2019 is here! And we’re delighted that our nation is on the Top Regions list for the beautiful Scottish Highlands and islands! Ladies and gentlemen, this is Region No. 5. The popular travel guide has listed its “ten regions that are ready for the spotlight”. As usual, Lonely Planet has […]


Argyll, Scotland

5 More Things to Do in Argyll – Part 2

As we mentioned last month, although our rooms are luxurious, and our castle grounds are beautiful, it would be a waste to visit Oban and not venture out and visit new places. Following our February Part 1 Guide of things to do and see when you stay at Barcaldine Castle, here are even more ideas […]