Gairloch - General Information

Road Travel Information

Air Travel Information

Bus and Rail Travel

Car Hire

Taxi Tours

  • See The Highlands - - private guided taxi tours of the Scottish Highlands and Islands

Places To Eat and Drink

Golf Courses

  • Gairloch - just a mile from Gairloch View Guest House
  • Ullapool - 56 miles north of Gairloch
  • Lochcarron - some 50 miles south of Gairloch

Nature Reserves and Beautiful Places

Other Places of Interest

  • Gairloch Heritage Museum - a museum of local life in times gone by
  • Gairloch Leisure Centre - facilities include a 4 court games hall, climbing wall, fitness room, all weather pitch and outdoor tennis courts
  • Inverewe Garden - despite being on a latitude more northerly than Moscow, these gardens are home to exotic plants from all over the world, courtesy of the warm currents of the Gulf Stream
  • Knockan Crag - fascinating information about one of the oldest landscapes in Europe - a "must visit" for anyone interested in geology
  • Lochbroom Leisure Centre (Ullapool) - swimming pool and fitness centre
  • Poolewe Indoor Swimming Pool - local swimming pool, about 5 miles from Gairloch
  • Russian Arctic Convoy Museum - information about the Russian Arctic Convoy Museum Project
  • Ullapool Museum - Ullapool Museum trust was formed in 1991 to collect, promote and preserve the history and heritage of Lochbroom
  • The Perfume Studio - a working perfume studio - at Mellon Charles near Aultbea, just a few miles up the coast from Gairloch
  • Achiltibuie Garden - formerly The Hydroponicum. How to grow fruit and vegetables without the use of soil!
  • Loch Ewe Distillery - at Aultbea just to the north of Gairloch. Probably the smallest distillery you have ever visited!

Boat Trips and Marine Life


  • Walk Highlands - Guide to Walks in the Gairloch, Autbea and Poolewe areas

Pony Trekking