Getting to Arran

Arran is accessible all year round by ferry from Ardrossan to Brodick, and in summer by an additional ferry from Claonaig on the Kintyre peninsula to Lochranza. A reduced service runs from Tarbert to Lochranza in winter.

For ferry reservations and details contact:


Address:  Caledonian Macbrayne Ltd, Ferry terminal, Gourock. PA19 1QP  

Tel:         0800 066 5000




Getting to your Accommodation

  1. From Brodick pier, turn first left onto the A841 heading south for approximately 13.5 miles.
  2. You will pass through the village of Lamlash followed by Whiting bay.
  3. You will then come to the first of 2 signs for Kildonan, ignore this.
  4. After the second sign continue along the road for approximately 3.0 miles.
    You will pass signs for Balegra, Hillhead and Craigview farms.
    You should then see a clear glass BT Telephone box on the left-hand side.
  5. Just after this on the left you will find the road end down to The Old Farmhouse.
    There will also be signage for Shannochie self-catering. 
    Opposite the road end you will see the council bins for The Old Farmhouse.
    If you arrive at the Torylinn Creamery, you have traveled too far.
  6. On your right-hand side going down the single track road you will pass Shannochie self-catering.
  7. Carry on further down the road and on your right-hand side you will pass a house called Meadhor.
  8. Keep going until you are at the road end where there will be a farm gate in-front of you. 
  9. Go through this and park straight ahead.


Please be careful to close the farm gate after you.



June & Alastair Hamilton

07949 403150 or 01506 200394


** Changeover day is Saturday **
(Except Christmas / Newyear)

 New Year


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