Situated 30m from the CalMac ferry terminal in Kilchoan these public toilets are a great place to take a comfort break. The loos are open 24/7, are currently free, and also make a good stoping off point if you are touring West Ardnamurchan when other facilites are closed. There is a large car park nearby and if you wander through the gate into the rough grazing beyond towards the coast you may catch sight of the ever elusive otter.
OS Explorer 390 - Ardnamurchan
The Acharacle Village Shop stocks a wide range of Groceries, newspapers, freshly baked bread, refreshments, snacks, wines, beers and spirits etc. as well as a good and varying selection of local produce. David and Wendy always provide a warm Highland welcome and are a mine of local information.
The store also has a post office counter open during shop opening hours with a full range of post office services.
Winter opening times from 2021:
Rowan House is located on the southern shore of Ardnamurchan Peninsula in Camus Inas, near Salen. This property affords coastal views over Loch Sunart and has a private garden. There are four bedrooms (two double bedrooms and two twin bedrooms with zip-link beds), two of which have ensuite bathrooms. There is also a separate shower room. The sitting room has a wood burning stove and there is also sunroom affording coastal views. The kitchen is spacious and well equipped with dishwasher, oven, microwave, fridge freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer.
The Dairy House is a lovely quaint cottage, with its own private garden, set in the grounds of Kinlochmoidart Estate and just oozes charm and character. This former dairy house has been converted into a comfortable cottage, with a double bedroom, a well equipped dining kitchen and a cosy sitting room with a wood burning stove. There are plenty of walks in the local area, including the nearby Silver Walk, The Ardmolich Woodland Walk and The Glen Moidart walk. The Prince's Walk can be done from the doorstep and takes in part of the Kinlochmoidart Estate; the walk commemorates the 1745 upri
Allt an Dorran is situated in the lovely coastal village of Salen on the Ardnamurchan peninsula and is a short walk away from the Salen Inn and the Salen Jetty Shop, the latter stocking groceries and local produce. This large spacious bungalow offers two double bedrooms and two twin bedrooms and accommodates up to nine guests.
Come stay awhile in this spacious family friendly cottage set in its own grounds and with lovely views over Loch Shiel. Brackenbrae Cottage is situated in the small crofting village of Acharacle which supports a grocery store, post office, artisan craft shop, cafe and a hotel. Brackenbrae Cottage offers three bedrooms which include a double bedroom and two twin bedrooms, one with ensuite facilities. There is also a separate bathroom with bath.
Experience a warm Highland welcome at An Ceitean, a family run B&B. An Ceitean is situated in the small rural village of Acharacle at the eastern end of the Ardnamurchan Peninsula. The village shop, post office, craft shop, cafe and local Inn are just a five minute walk away from An Ceitean.
The wee village of Glenuig is a great base for a holiday with sandy beaches and walks nearby as well as being well positioned to explore, Moidart, Ardnamurchan and The Road to The Isles. The four bed roomed Viking Cottage is situated adjacent to The Glenuig Inn where food is served all year and nearby to Glenuig Hall which hosts occasional music and art nights. Glenuig also has a small shop and is home to The Glenuig History House and Ardshealach Smokehouse.
West Highland Venison is located in the village of Mingarry some 2km from Acharacle. The small friendly shop offers a variety of venison cuts including tenderloin, steaks, casserole stewing cuts, burgers and mince produced from deer culled in the local hills and butchered onsite. Although availability is seasonal, it is always worth popping in to see what is on offer and maybe have a chat and catch up with life in the village.
You can also enjoy the venison and other local dishes in the adjacent Mingarry Park Restaurant.
The smokehouse in the wee village of Glenuig and has been smoking away since the 1980s and became part of Ardshealach Fine Foods in 2013. The smokehouse team specialise in creating small batches of smoked fish, meats and cheese. Pop into the shop to take away or order online for delivery. Either way, you'll be sure to enjoy the smoked, salmon, haddock, mussels, kippers, duck breast, bacon, chedar, stilton, Locheil brie, Lochaber cheese and more...
Gift hampers are also available and, if you are holidaying locally, you may also be arrange delivery to your self catering cottage.