Things to do at Ardgartan Argyll, Scotland

Things to do at Ardgartan Argyll, Scotland

Choose from our selection of extras and activities to create your perfect holiday
Forest Holidays

Explore Scotland with a range of extras and activities

After an action-packed family break? Or perhaps a few days of peaceful indulgence? Our activities and extras can help you create a holiday that feels like yours. From hiking Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park to realxing with a spa treatment in your cabin, your Argyll holidays can be exactly what you want them to be.

Fuel up for the forest quiz

Join us every Wednesday and Saturday in the Forest Retreat from 5pm

Fancy a pre-quiz treat? Get the brains in gear with our Forest Quiz Night sharer in the Forest Retreat. Tuck into five mouthwatering mini-pots for £20 – just right for two.

Secure your quiz seat and save on your feast, with drinks included for £30 when you pre-book. Available from 22 March at all locations (excluding Beddgelert).


  • Skin-on fries
  • Panko-breaded onion rings
  • Sweet chilli-drenched chicken tenders or vegetarian nuggets
  • Garlic & herb ciabatta shards
  • Sweet potato wedges with mayonnaise
  • Tuck in while you tackle the Forest Quiz rounds and enjoy a night out in the heart of the forest.
  • Simply pre-book your food in my account, choose your day, then confirm your mealtime when you check-in.
Mini Explorer Bundle
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Nature Discovery Trail
At Delamere Forest
Nature Discovery Trail

Forest Nature Trail
From £7.95
Forest Nature Trail

Forest Quiz Sharer
£30 for two guests
Forest Quiz Sharer

Excludes Beddgelert

Forest Fizz and Scones
Perfect for two
Forest Fizz and Scones

Friday Night Pizza special
In-cabin delivery
Friday Night Pizza special

Our new menu
Just good food
Our new menu

Happy Hours at the Forest Retreat
2pm - 4pm
Happy Hours at the Forest Retreat

Thursday & Sunday

Breakfast in the Forest Retreat
Free refills on tea or coffee
Breakfast in the Forest Retreat

Excludes Beddgelert

Sir Woofchesters launch
New for 2024
Sir Woofchesters launch

Disc Golf
From £10
Disc Golf

Cropton & Thorpe Forest

Garwnant Guided Walking Trail
From £15
Garwnant Guided Walking Trail

There’s nothing like flying through the forest on two wheels!

There’s nothing like flying through the forest on two wheels!

Hire bikes with us for a day or a whole week and explore off the beaten track.

Tackle trails or slow down to spot the wildlife as you cover more corners of the woodland. Plus, our family bike accessories make it easier to explore together.

Pre-book your bikes through my account then simply pick up when you arrive.

Forest Ranger activities in Ardgartan Argyll

Spend some time with our resident Forest Ranger Andy and learn the secrets of Ardgartan Forest.

Activities on offer:

Forest Survival | Wednesday and Sunday
Mini Forest Rangers | Sunday
Nature Tots | Wednesday and Sunday
Wildlife Wonders | Wednesday and Sunday
Nocturnal Adventure | Sept - May | Wednesday and Sunday PM

Log in to your account to pre-book ranger activities before your stay.

Foam Clay and Pottery Painting

Indoor activity for the whole family

Head to the Forest Retreat and discover your creative side. Choose from a selection of our favourite woodland animals and experiment with spongy foam clay or paint a masterpiece to take away that same day.

Log in to your account to pre-book.

Small Bisque - Foam or Paint | £6.95
Medium Bisque - Foam or Paint | £10.95
Large Bisque - Foam or Paint | £13.95

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Activities at Ardgartan Argyll

Fresh air and freedom

*Please note activities are seasonal and subject to availability

Food & drink options

Self-catering made easy

Things to do at Ardgartan Argyll

  • Pre-book and personalise your stay

    Pre-book and personalise your stay

    Choose from a dazzling selection of extras and activities to make your holiday special. Whether you want to try a new sport such as archery or kayaking or celebrate a special occasion with Chocolates and Champagne waiting in your cabin, include it on your booking and it will all be arranged for you.


  • Explore the Scottish countryside on two wheels

    Explore the Scottish countryside on two wheels

    Planning a cycling holiday in Scotland? Bring your bike or hire one from us and try the West Loch Lomond Cycle Path. There are long routes, short routes, gentle rides and muddy challenges – whatever your standards you will meet your match in Scotland.

  • Discover Scotland on-foot

    Discover Scotland on-foot

    You are in prime walking and hill climbing country here at Ardgartan Argyll. Bag a Munro in the Arrochar Alps, take the trails through the Argyll Forest Park or explore the vast and beautiful landscape of Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park. On your hiking holiday you can enjoy everything from a gentle stroll that starts at your cabin door to a strenuous but rewarding climb further afield.

Scottish holidays at Ardgartan Argyll

Discover the wild beauty of this rustic landscape with panoramic views from your personal loch side hot tub. Or venture out into Argyll Forest to spot native wildlife before retreating back to your cosy log cabin for the evening. Whatever adventures you have planned, Argyll holidays are ones you won’t forget.

How to add extras to your booking

Don’t miss out. Log in to your account to browse extras and activities and pre-book before your stay. The best way to kickstart your holiday countdown (and get that Forest Feeling before you even arrive).

What is our Premium Wi-Fi & In-Cabin Entertainment Package?

Our In-Cabin Entertainment package is an optional upgrade, bringing premium features to the connected TV in your cabin. With In-Cabin Entertainment you'll have access to high speed Wi-Fi internet, unlimited movies, HD streaming and much more.

You can add In-Cabin Entertainment when booking your cabin, if you have an existing booking call us on 03330 110 495 or Login to My Account.