“Carradales” is a traditionally built Victorian detached house which was originally built as a Church of Scotland Manse in 1880. Completely refurbished, Carradales opened in March 2018 and now offers luxury guesthouse accommodation and restaurant.

Carradales is Kintyre’s Only 5 Star VisitScotland Guest House and is “Taste Our Best” VisitScotland Accredited.

Guests can also enjoy the roaring fire from the Victorian Fireplace in the beautiful lounge and log burner in the dining room. A full Scottish, lighter option or vegetarian breakfast, lunch and evening meal can be enjoyed from the warmth of the wood burner in the dining room.

Meals are created by our professional and accomplished Chef, Steve and are made from locally sourced ingredients.


There are 4 en-suite bedrooms named after castles in the immediate area. These are Tarbert, Dunaverty, Skipness and Saddell.

All rooms including one on the ground floor (Tarbert) are individually designed with luxury feature wallpaper and with new links comfy double or super king beds with Victorian inspired, luxurious ensuite bathrooms complete with under floor heating.

Two rooms have Wilmslow double ended baths and separate walk in showers. They are Tarbert and Dunaverty. Skipness and Saddell have large walk in showers. All have heated towel rails, infra red heated mirrors with light and shaving sockets.

• Guests can also enjoy:
• Complementary luxurious toiletries produced locally.
• A selection of fine teas, hot chocolate and fresh filtered water with homemade shortbread in the comfort of your room.
• 300 thread count Egyptian Cotton bed linen
• Dram of locally produced whiskey on your first night.
• Fluffy robes and slippers
• Forest or open countryside views
• USB sockets and complimentary superfast WI-FI
• Flat screen TVs
• Hairdryer
• Washing and ironing available


We are situated in the quaint and picturesque village of Carradale on the east side of Kintyre, approximately 14 miles from Campbeltown. Carradale is a quaint fishing village and has its own harbour and local amenities such as post office, village shop and bar. The village is on the B842 coast road down the east of the Kintyre Peninsula and boasts views over to Arran.
A bus service operates between Carradale and Campbeltown 5 times a day.

Our guest house is perfect for exploring this stunning part of the Kintyre Peninsula popular with walkers, nature lovers, golfers, game shooting, water sports enthusiasts and those looking to relax and enjoy the breath-taking and tranquil scenery.

Quite simply we offer charm and hospitality with character, style and comfort to create a homely environment.

Maurice and Steve welcome you to their home.