RASHFIELD SHEILINGS
DISCOVER


  The Cowal Peninsula is located within the Scottish Highlands and is perfectly placed for easy access to and from Central Scotland, Glencoe, the Mull of Kintyre and the islands of the Clyde. Described by many as a 'hidden gem' it has forests, mountains, beaches, and gardens - perfect for those who enjoy the Great Outdoors. 

There are lots of things to discover...

View from Cowal towards the Isle of Bute

This is one of the many spectacular views you may witness whilst on holiday at Rashfield Sheilings.  The area has outstanding natural beauty, contrasting coulours, seas of green and blue, and rich forest landscape.

Here's a sample of the many, many things available to see and do when on holiday



OUTDOOR ADVENTURES


Pucks Glen

Magical 'Lord of the Rings' walk in the woods, following the stream through the Glen. Let your imagination take you to a time of myth and legend



Botanical Gardens

Stroll through the avenue of Giant Redwoods Benmore Botanical Gardens which is a major must-do in the area.  Visit the Victorian Fernery, climb the Benmore hill to the Viewpoint and enjoy refreshment in the cafe

 

WILDLIFE
 




Red Squirrel

The area abounds with bird and wildlife - the Red Squirrel is a native to these part, whilst the Otter has made a return and even the elusive Pine Marten has been seen.  The shores of Loch Eck and the Holy Loch Nature Reserve are home to Curlew, Sandpiper and Heron, and by the River Eachaig Dipper, Wagtail, Jay and Woodpecker have been sighted. Only recently, Osprey has been sighted on the Holy Loch, and the majestic Golden Eagle in the skies above Strath Eachaig


 

ACTIVITIES
 

Kayaking Loch Eck

Boat Cuise Loch Lomond


Gourock Outdoor Pool



There are opportunities for Golf, Fishing, Boating, Biking, Cycling and Kayaking in the forests, glens and hills, whilst Pony-trekking, Paint-Balling and Quadbiking facilities are easily accessible

 

ATTRACTIONS
 




'Gothic' Mount Stuart, Isle of Bute

Museum, Attraction



The Waverley Paddle Steamer, Harbour Dunoon

Auchindrain, by Inveraray

Rural Life Museum



Rannoch Moor, Glencoe

The Clyde



Also visit Inveraray, home of Inveraray Jail and Inveraray Castle and nearby Auchindrain Rural Life Museum. Visit the Isle of Bute, Rothesay Castle or the gothic mansion of Mount Stuart.  Even take a day travelling by Loch Lomond shores to Glencoe, the Trossachs, Oban or Glencoe or a day tour to the Standing Stones, Stone Circles and Cairns of Kilmartin.  The big city, Glasgow and the hugely popular Kelvingrove Museum, Art Galleries galore, Transport Museum and Science Centre, many of which are free to visit, is a 90 min drive

 

RESTAURANTS & PUBS



The Boat House Bistro, Dunoon

Restaurant



Drovers Inn, Loch Lomond

Pub and Restaurant


Whistlefield Inn, Loch Eck

Pub and Restaurant


Villagers' Royal, Innellan

Pub, Restaurant


 

Whatever you choose to do during your stay we guarantee your visit to this awesome part of the Scottish Highlands will be truly memorable

 

LINKS
 


        
Rashfield Sheilings, Rashfield, Dunoon, PA23 8QT, United Kingdom
+44 7877 703535
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