West Loch Hotel
Travel Blogs from Tarbert
This is just a shortish note to wish all our friends a seriously good Christmas and a happy, healthy, prosperous and satisfying New Year. We are still ensconced in our cosy wooden lodge at West Loch Shores inTarbert and are both working. Gina is doing training stuff with a hotel on the Cowal peninsula which involves commuting to work across a wild …
Big whisky day again today, as everyone wanted. Walked to Bowmore distillery and had a tour and a dram. Beautiful visitor centre , they all are actually, they seem to have all spent money on this aspect In recent years. Then on to Caol Isla distillery which the newest one. This is up near the ferry to Jura so had a nice view of this island. Then had a lovely welcome ...
... stones in the middle of a sheep paddock which are believed to be older than Stonehenge, tramped through this paddock toTemple Wood at Kilmarten Glen which has stone circles which could be as old as 3000 BC. Very special visit. Then caught the famous Calmac ferry to Islay. This takes 2 hours 20 minutes, I thought it would be much less than this. The first part was good as within a long estuary/sea loch, however the last bit ...
... a shoe in her mouth, but with no intention of chewing them
We brought with us some stunning weather to HL, so we were able to lounge outside one glorious evening with our Hendricks G&Ts.
For gawd's sake, don't tell Tripadvisor about this spot or we'll never get another booking!
... Rod Stewart!
The best bit about some of these 'ere stately 'omes is the opportunity for people to spend lots of time in their beautiful grounds, I reckon.
We approve of Culzean
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed