If your idea of the perfect break includes cosying up with your other half in a romantic bolt-hole with a traditional feel and delicious food & drink on offer, then this big deal is the one for you!
First, take one small but perfectly formed 17th century drovers inn in Argyll which has been lovingly restored to offer a retreat with everything you need for a relaxing break. Add hundreds of fantastic TripAdvisor reviews plus delicious dining with; rosette quality food at reasonable prices.
Stir in friendly and welcoming staff; log fires in the bars; some fifty or so connoisseur whiskies to choose from, a tempting wine list and a cracking selection of real ales.
Set it all in a stunning loch side location on the West Coast of Scotland close to Oban and Lochgilphead and what do you get?
Today’s Big Deal is for a winter break at the Galley of Lorne in Ardfern. At such an amazing price, you simply can’t go wrong. You can even buy multiple vouchers and extend your stay for as many nights as you like! Or option 2 allows the opportunity to stay 2 consecutive nights.
Full Scottish breakfast
Available seven days a week, this Big Deal is for two people to enjoy an overnight break in a standard twin or double room at the Galley of Lorne Inn, Ardfern.
Their infamous Highlander Full Scottish breakfast will be served in the morning to set you up for a days’ adventure, or if a belly buster isn’t your thing then choose from a wide selection of other lighter breakfast dishes.
Bedrooms are well set up for a comfortable stay with LCD TV, Satellite Freeview Channels, iPod docking facility, free wireless internet access, hospitality tray, electric blankets for extra snuggle factor and a most comprehensive guests information book. No stone is left unturned in the quest to make your stay comfortable and enjoyable.
For a £12.50 supplement per night, there is the option to upgrade to the Skye suite which, as well as boasting stunning views over Loch Craignish to the Isle of Jura, also has a large corner bath with an overhead shower.
Whilst you are at The Galley, don’t miss the opportunity to dine from their evening menu. The restaurant is renowned for its quality and value for money and many diners come from miles around to enjoy the delicious fayre on offer.
You will enjoy the best ingredients that the local land, Scottish waters and larder can provide and menus change seasonally. Typical dishes include Orkney Scallops, West Coast Mussels, Argyll Lamb, and Woodland Pigeon creatively prepared into mouth-watering dishes and all supplemented with herbs and vegetables from the Galley’s gardens and poly-tunnel.
As one of Tripadvisor’s highest rated Inns on Scotland’s West Coast, The Galley of Lorne Inn is ideal for exploring the Hebridean islands, nearby castles or just walking along the beach. However, there’s no need to even get in a car once here, the stunning Craignish peninsula has breath-taking vistas at every turn.
It certainly has plenty of fans on TripAdvisor where, at the time of writing, it has over 353 ‘Excellent’ ratings and has won the prestigious Tripadvisor excellence award in 2011, 2012, 2013 and again in 2014. You will see why once you have experienced hospitality the Galley way, like many of their guests to date, they just keep coming back for more.
‘From our initial booking into our room with fantastic views down the loch, to the excellent evening meal and traditional hearty highlander breakfast the quality of service from all the staff we met was very friendly, helpful and genuinely engaging.’
‘The evening meal was in our opinion for the reasonable cost of the wine and the exceptional quality of the food that was supplied was fantastic value for money.’
“It was good to meet locals in the bar who were friendly and openly mixed with the hotel guests who were enjoying a drink. I am already looking forward to my next visit hopeful for a long weekend break.’