Arran or the Isle of Arran is a beautiful island that's situated off the West Coast of Scotland. As the biggest island in the Firth of Clyde, and the seventh biggest Scottish island, there's plenty to see and do here. Plus, it's ideally located to a number of activities, bars and restaurants in wider Ayrshire.
Often described as a miniature Scotland, days can be spent exploring the countryside, waterways, beaches and forests. Plus, there are plenty of towns and villages - each boasting their own shops, bars, pubs and restaurants that are sure to tempt you. While Arran might only be small, there's also a jam-packed calendar of events throughout the year including food festivals.
To really experience everything that this little slice of heaven has to offer, a self-catering cottage is a great choice. Choose from those that are in the heart of the outdoors and enjoy incredible views from sunrise to sunset. Or opt for dog-friendly properties within easy access to the nearby town of Brodick. One thing's for sure, you won't be bored here with cheese shops, distilleries and endless exploration waiting for you. Plus, our team can help to recommend a few of the best places to go.
More dog-friendly locations around Arran
Boasting a little bit of everything, including beautiful beaches, incredible countryside and quaint villages and towns, Arran is a fantastic base for your family holiday. Plus, these are some of the best dog-friendly locations in the nearby area: