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Useful information

Bags a burden?

Don't worry!  If you don't fancy lugging your luggage across the hills and burns of Kintyre, Broonie Bags will help.  Click on the link below to go to the site for more information about our baggage collection service.

Eat, Sleep, Shop

Here you'll find some useful information and links to accommodation booking sites,

Kintyre Information sites and a guide to the shops at various locations along the way.

At Tarbert Castle


The start of the Kintyre Way, Tarbert is a delightful fishing village with hotel, b&b and camping options. There is a well stocked Co-op and several other food stores in the village.


Walk and Ride

Along the Kintyre Way


The Ferry to Gigha leaves from the jetty where you'll find Ferry Farm and Big Jessie's Tearoom. There is a shop in Tayinloan where you can stock up.

Ferry Farm

Tayinloan Stores

Walk and Ride

Stopping for a break and a view


Limited accommodation choice but location of Muneroy Stores and Tearoom and The Putt Stop.

Muneroy Stores

The Putt Stop

Walk and Ride

Views across the sea


The end of the first section. There is very limited accommodation at Skipness and Claonaig. There are village stores at The Skipness Shop 

Skipness Cottages

Wild Camping

Walk and Ride

In to the Woods


There are more choices of accommodation and places to eat in Carradale and there are a couple of useful stores too.

Torrisdale Castle Estate

Carradale Community Shop

Walk and Ride

Coast walk


Machrihanish, the end of the Kintyre Way.

 For accommodation and places to eat check out:

Machrihanish Holiday Park


Explore Campbeltown

Wild About Argyll

Over the hills


Clachan also has limited accommodation but you can stock up at Clachan Filling Station.


Balinakill Country House

Kirkland House

Walk and Ride

Views from the way


Kintyre's main town, Campbeltown has a good choice of accommodation, shops and places to eat.

The Backpackers Bunkhouse 

Dellwood Hotel


Explore Campbeltown

Walk and Ride

On the Bridge


From Tayinloan take the Ferry to Gigha for a lovely day trip on this community owned island.

Visit Gigha

Gigha Campsite

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