Fishing in the sea
Gairloch is the perfect Scottish holiday destination for everyone wanting to experience a holiday in the Highlands of Scotland, you have everything from beautiful scenery, mountains for hill walking, clean sandy beaches, outdoor sports including golf, windsurfing, sailing, horse riding. There is sea, river and loch fishing as well as many places to visit nearby.
In the Scottish Highlands area of Wester Ross you will discover some of the best, unspoilt scenery in Scotland.
Gairloch caters for visitors and you can find holiday accommodation to suit most requirements, with hotels, self catering cottages, caravans, campsites, bed and breakfast accommodation as well as a Hostel.
Gairloch and the surrounding area is a short scenic drive from Inverness and it takes approximately 2 hrs to drive to the west coast taking time to enjoy the beautiful scenery.
Gairloch for beautiful sandy beaches, golf holidays, hill walking & the great outdoors
Gairloch and Wester Ross have some of the best and cleanest sandy beaches in Scotland
Gairloch Beach and Golf Course
Old croft building near Melvaig
Cattle on the roadside near Melvaig
As some of the roads leading to holiday cottages and other accommodation may be on single track roads you are advised to plan for slightly longer journeys than you would normally consider for the distances involved.
Most roads in the Highlands are unfenced and sheep, cattle and wild deer can often be seen near the roadside, or on the road so please take your time when driving and enjoy the beautiful scenery along your journey, arrive safely and enjoy your holiday in the Highlands of Scotland.
Badachro - Photograph of Badachro Pier next to the Badachro Inn
Inverewe Garden at Poolewe
Alternative Map - OS online map of this area plus maps and books on the Highlands of Scotland
One of the Churches at Gairloch
Fishing in the sea