Isle of Arran Journals

Two days on Arran in January

A January 2007 trip to Isle of Arran by weetoon

Belvedere Photo, More Photos
Quote: A holiday in Scotland in January? As it turns out, we had a great time, just saw enough to know we'll be back.


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Belvedere Photo,
As it was January when we went to Arran, there weren't as many options for accommodation as there might have been, so we ended up at the Belvedere guesthouse. When I say ended up, it makes it sound like it was an awful place, but I guarantee it wasn't. I use that term because we don't normally go for Bed and Breakfast or Guest Houses, particularly for stays of more than one night. I always feel as though I am in someone else house, and we have had some not-so-good experiences of B&Bs.Anyway, the Belvedere was open and the owner, Chris Attkins, was very helpful on the phone and soon we had booked our room for three nights. We chose the double room without en suite and, this being the quiet ...Read More

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