A Stunningly Located Guest House in Scotland within an Exclusive Lochside Setting

The Edwards family welcome you to Thistle House Guest House, a beautiful spacious Victorian country house situated in a large pretty wooded garden, overlooking Loch Fyne to Inveraray and its famous castle.

Our gardens have some special visitors which can be seen from both our public rooms and bedrooms. Look out for our family of red squirrels and roe deer and keep a special watch out for the many seals in the loch at the front of the house. The house is also perfect for bird watching with both woodland and shore birds.


Our Accommodation

We have just taken over Thistle House, which had been awarded a 4 star gold accreditation from visit Scotland. We are currently awaiting our own accreditation.

Thistle House is a beautiful Victorian house that has been sympathetically upgraded and refined with modern amenities. Our rural location and stunning views provide guests with a chance to relax and unwind.

Things to Do

The Guest House is perfectly located for visits to Inveraray, Dunoon, Oban and many more of the beautiful surrounding west coast of Scotland's areas. It is also perfectly located for the famous Loch Lomond National Park with its lavish land offering a range of leisure opportunities; such as scenic drives, local crafts, rambling, sailing, fishing, hill walking, boat trips, historical sites, pony trekking and of course Scotland's most famous sport, golf.

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Thistle House Guest House is situated the banks of Loch Fyne in the west of Scotland, just over 1 hour from Glasgow and 2 hours from Edinburgh. It has fantastic views across the sea loch to the historic town of Inveraray, a short drive away. We have Argyll’s Secret Coast right on our doorstep for undiscovered great food, walks and wildlife and for visits via a short ferry crossing to the Isle of Bute. Oban, the gateway to the Hebrides, is around a 1 hour drive away. We’re also right on the edge of Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park with Loch Lomond itself just a 20 minute drive away where you can take a boat or seaplane trip.

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