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Ardnamurchan Point and Lighthouse

Kilchoan, Scotland
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What a little gem

Firstly it is a LONG way to Ardnamurchan Point if you live anywhere but Ardnamurchan. It is also... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Dave B
Settle, United Kingdom
Not really worth a special trip but still lovely

There are better views in the area, so I'd only come here if you're near. The tower is closed at... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
London, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Firstly it is a LONG way to Ardnamurchan Point if you live anywhere but Ardnamurchan. It is also the most westerly point on the British mainland (almost - the little headland a smidge to the south is fractionally further west but the headland is a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are better views in the area, so I'd only come here if you're near. The tower is closed at the moment which may not help. Gift shop ok, cafe on site too. The rest of the area is amazing, so include this as part...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the best whale-watching spots in the UK, believe me. You need a flat-calm day (which is actually quite common), ideally with enough wind to keep the midges off, and from May-September you can get some really reliable sightings of some great...More

Thank Billy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Ardnamurchan Lighthouse was built on the westernmost point of mainland Britain in 1869 by Alan Stephenson, another of that great family of Scottish engineers. Stephenson seem to have designed nearly all of Scotland's lighthouses. The light that has guided ships along this rockbound coast...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful trip and well worth the drive out, which also brings great views. Stevie was a very helpful and entertaining guide. Fascinating history although I understand some of the older fittings are to be removed which might lesser the historic perspective. Great views and a...More

Thank dpjbart
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were only staying a few miles away for 1 week, I visited here around 4 times in the hope of photographing Dolphins or Whales. Within a few minutes on my first visit a few dolphins swam by within 20m of the shore. Unfortunately I...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a wet and windy day, a drive out to the Lighthouse proved a surprisingly memorable experience. The drive along the single track road needs attention but the views are spectacular and you should allow time to stop and look along the way. I really...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The guide was really informative, and sime stunning views from the top of the lighthouse, the exhibition was ok (some it not working / not there) Warning that this is only for the able bodied (150 steps up)

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Like many travelers who make the single track, lengthy trip to the edge of the island, this was a must see. It didn't disappoint. To start with the views on a stunning, sunny day in July were wonderful ..I know, you can write that about...More

Thank Pixie2468
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very interesting and beautiful place for everybody who likes Scottish sea side nature, historic heritage and meeting very nice modest and friendly people.

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marco j
December 27, 2014|
Response from Colin M | Reviewed this property |
Did you try Google? A simple search give you the web site (I can't link it here apparently) and it then tells you the web site to try for booking! (again I'm not allowed to show it!)