10 reasons to bring a dog on your next break
Argyll is the perfect location for a pet friendly holiday. We know that your four-legged friend is one of the family, and that's why we put so much effort into making sure Argyll Holidays will give them a break to remember. With a host of pet friendly accommodation and facilities, not to mention the nearby attractions, they'll be sure to have a pawesome time!
1. Pet Friendly Accommodation
Pets go free at our Loch Lomond park, as even your furry friends deserve a pawesome holiday too! All of our holiday parks offer a range of options from premier hot tub lodges, luxury caravans, and stunning a frame accommodation. All pet friendly and available all year round for your next get away!
2. Welcome Packs
We want to extend a warm welcome our pawesome guests, and as part of our friendly hello, we hand out a welcome pack to every dog on arrival. When checking in be sure to collect your doggie bag with your very own towel, snacks, waste bags and petiquette guidelines for the duration of your stay.
3. Dog friendly facilities
Here at Argyll Holidays our facilities are not just for our two-legged guests! Dogs are welcome in both our eateries and complimentary water bowls are provided throughout our complexes. The View Bar & Restaurant is situated in an elevated position with stunning panoramic views over Loch Goil, and welcomes well behaved dogs of all sizes and breeds to enjoy a meal with their families. Hunters Bar & Grill is the ideal place to grab a bite to eat or relax, and all dogs are welcome too!
4. Local walks
Our parks are nestled within a beautiful peninsula with a huge array of local walks. Each of our locations offers extensive walking opportunities for the beginner and enthusiast. This is a rugged and mountainous landscape with varied coastline, tranquil lochs and extensive forests, packed with wildlife. The opportunity for exploration is right at your door step for both you and your four legged companion!
5. Pet Friendly Partners
We have teamed up with a host of attractions across Argyll to offer exclusive discounts to Argyll Holidays guests – and as luck would have it, many of our Friends of Argyll partners are pet friendly! Why not hop on a cruise with Cruise Loch Lomond and take your furry companion to explore the bonnie banks? Fyne Ales can offer your pooch their very own dog friendly beer and biscuits! So you can enjoy a wee dram with your puppy pal by your side. Take the whole family out on a self-drive boat with Loch Goil Cruisers, spot some seals and explore the loch with your furry friend!
6. Close to Glasgow
Our parks are ideally located just an hours drive from the city of Glasgow, with a scenic drive from Glasgow, your holiday starts as soon as you leave the city. Not to mention your pooch wont have to be cooped up in the car for too long! To make the most of what the area has to offer, driving is the best way to reach us. However, we are accessible via means of public transport.
7. New places to explore
Argyll is home to vast valleys, rolling hills, scenic lochs, and white sand beaches. Each of our parks offer a base from which to explore new places with your four legged friend. Drimsynie Estate is surrounded by breathtaking views. From the impressive Arrochar Alps and glens to the vast and tranquil lochs, this park is a haven for nature lovers. Hunters Quay Holiday Village is tucked away in an elevated position within the charming countryside, offering spectacular panoramic views across the Holy Loch and the Argyllshire Mountains.
8. Beach Days
Golden sands, rugged backdrops and crystal-clear waters - Some of Scotland’s most incredible beaches can be found along the coastline of Argyll & the Isles. We have highlighted some of the best Scottish beaches to visit with your four legged pal. Our parks are situated near coastal walks by Loch Goil, Loch Eck, Holy Loch and Loch Lomond. All of our coastal walks are dog friendly!
Argyll and The Isles is home to some fantastic wild animals and birds. Discover some of Scotland’s iconic wildlife, including golden eagles, otters and red squirrels. As you explore Argyll’s hills, forests, lochs, shores and seas, you’ll be treated to some unforgettable wildlife encounters. There are countless opportunities for your furry companion to encounter new smells and species. So keep your eyes peeled and don’t forget to pack your camera!
10. No need for dog sitters!
Taking your pooch along with you on your next break removes the hassle of trying to find a dog sitter or kennel to look after them while you are away. We know that your four-legged friend is one of the family, and that's why we put so much effort into making sure Argyll Holidays will give them a break to remember! With a host of pet friendly accommodation and facilities, not to mention the nearby attractions, they'll be sure to have a pawesome time.
Check out our range of pet friendly accommodation today!