““Excellent destination for a romantic getaway… refurbished in flamboyant and witty style by a noted antiques dealer”


““You can watch the moon rise and stars burn bright over Loch Awe as the night takes its grip on a romantic paradise”

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““I dream of living here forever”

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“I feel like I’ve stumbled upon a proper hidden gem – instantly, I understand why it’s earned a reputation as one of Scotland’s most romantic hotels”

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“Oozing secluded romance, the Boatshed is less than a two minute walk away from the hotel and nestles into the water’s edge.”


“A magical country retreat … You’ll feel like you’ve stepped into a festive fairytale”

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“Location is all, and we found the hotel sitting comfortably in a natural bowl in the forest, commanding wide views across the still waters of the loch. The vista was, ahem, awesome..”


“Our huge bedroom had.. the kind of view that envelopes every sense – which led over the front lawn and wild daffodils, across Loch Awe, with wild geese calling in the evening sun, to the Argyllshire hills.”

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“The 16-bedroom property boasts exquisite views over Scotland’s third largest loch and is surrounded by 120 acres of lush garden and forest, making it an idyllic backdrop for wedding photographs”

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“The first breathtaking view you get of Scotland’s third largest freshwater loch from the vast windows of the Ardanaiseig Hotel is definitely worth the trip”

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“Epitomises everything a country hotel should be with its log fires, intriguing history, the most amazing views and lots to explore both inside and out”

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“Beautiful … The perfect spot to spend a few relaxing days, catching up on a good book and enjoying the fresh air”

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Named one of Conde Nast Traveller’s Top 20 UK Hotels

“Ardanaiseig has the ambience of a rambling country house, albeit with lashings of luxury. It’s got a relaxed kick-yourwellies-off at the front door vibe;”

“In this magical hotel, history clashes with modernity as if the Time Lord himself had visited and left behind mementoes from all his trips on board the TARDIS”

“Wildly romantic lovers should head to ARDANAISEIG.”

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“Legend has it that the loch began as a magic well, which overflowed and drowned a sleeping nymph charged with watching it. How romantic is that!”

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“With its beautifully decorated interior and the fine dining we were about to sample, this hotel is all about the experience of staying in a traditional Scottish country hotel in a remote and magical location.”

“My Kind of Place.. a rambling country house hotel on the edges of Loch Awe”

“A wedding day that was filled with rugged countryside and cosy fires offsetting the winter chill…”


“An old country-house filled with antiques and hidden at the end of a track ten miles from the main road, it is small, luxurious and wildly romantic”

“Ardanaiseig is as remote as you can get, and all the better for it.”

“Set on the shores of Loch Awe with a backdrop of breathtaking Scottish mountain scenery and wildly romantic gardens.”

“Hotel guests who, embedded in deep armchairs with the papers, watch (the wind) blow, and feel absolved from all obligation to move.”

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