Apple Lodge is your home away from home!

 Award-winning guesthouse: 4 Gold Stars - Visit Scotland; Cesar Award - Good Hotel Guide; Special Mention - Michelin

Our Rooms

All luxury bedrooms offer individual quality furnishings antique fireplaces, embroidery and paintings.  They are centrally heated, with a hot drinks tray with homemade biscuits, radio alarm clock, hairdryer, television, and an ample supply of books and information on the island. 


A sunny double room facing south with views of the hills.  Sit in bed and watch the deer silhouetted against the skyline.  Fully equiped, spacious, light, en-suite shower room.


A spacious room with views over the hills and the golf course, exclusively furnished with an antique walnut suite and four-poster bed.  Fully equiped en-suite shower room.


A twin room with windows facing the golf course and Lochranza castle.  Comfortable, full-sized twin beds and a sitting area.  En-suite bathroom with bath and shower.  Outside your room there is a large range of books for you to browse through.

Apple Cottage

Self-contained suite of rooms furnished and equipped to the highest standards.  Cottage has a pretty double bedroom, a bright, south-facing lounge, a fully equipped bathroom with both bath and shower.  Apple Cottage provides the visitor with the perfect base for a dream holiday.

About Us

Apple Lodge is a charming, intimate country house beautifully furnished with flair and imagination.  Situated in the north of Arran and surrounded by spactacular countryside where deer and eagles are often sighted.  It is only a mile away from the pier, where the Kintyre ferry docks.

Your comfort and relaxation is our prime concern.  Come and go as you please, park in the driveway.  The best walking country is on the doorstep.

Hosts John and Jeannie Boyd give the warmest of welcomes!


Pippin, Permain & Russet: £39 per person for B&B

Apple Cottage: £45 per person for B&B

Customer Reviews

"A wonderful start to our honeymoon, a beautiful B&B." -- E & D, Italy

"A magical home and a magical garden." -- B & D G, Lincolnshire

"Excellent as always, a real home from home." - L & C L, Yorkshire

"Thank you for a lovely, welcoming stay.  Smoke me a kipper, I'll be back for breakfast!" - IA & RG, Edinburgh, Scotland

"Un encanto, muchas gracias." - I & P, Malaga

"Our fifteenth visit and counting...An excellent and wonderfully relaxing stay as always.  It goes without saying: Jeannie's cuisine - superb." - R & J B, Nottingham

"One of the best establishments we've ever stayed in.  Great breakfast, hospitality and cozy room." - F & V, Catalunia

"If Paradise was half so nice..." - J & S G, Cumbernauld, Scotland

"In a nutshell: Apple Lodge and Arran are terrific, and we'll be back soon." - R & R M, Germany

Apple Lodge, Lochranza, Isle of Arran | 01770830229