Destination guide

See the Holy Loch and Castle House from your Dunoon lodge

Dunoon is a vibrant area of Scotland that’s perfect for a holiday in Loch Lomond lodges. Some of the highlights of this area include the Holy Loch, the beaches and rock pools of Lunderston Bay and the Castle House Museum, all of which are great for families travelling with young children. You could relax on the beach, hike the rolling countryside or explore the local historic sites to get a glimpse into the intriguing history of the area.


Activities and attractions in Dunoon

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Dunoon a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cowal Golf Club (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Loch Lomond Golf Club (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • SEA LIFE Loch Lomond Aquarium (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Tarbert Golf Club (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Dunoon

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Dunoon is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Benmore Botanic Garden (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Loch Long (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Lunderston Bay (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Lyle Hill (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Loch Goil (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Loch Fyne (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Dunoon

The nearest airport is in Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), located 23.6 mi (38 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Glasgow (PIK-Prestwick), which is 36.8 mi (59.2 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Dunoon?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 386 holiday lettings around Dunoon. From 210 cabins to 210 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Dunoon? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Dunoon. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Dunoon Ferry Terminal: 500 holiday lettings
  • Hunters Quay Ferry Terminal: 515 holiday lettings
  • Benmore Botanic Garden: 502 holiday lettings
  • Holy Loch Marina: 501 holiday lettings
  • Cowal Golf Club: 506 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Dunoon listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Dunoon?

Yes, of course. offers 210 Cabins in Dunoon. Our other popular types of Dunoon holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 210 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 61 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 10 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Dunoon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 17 holiday homes with pool available in Dunoon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.