From Our Editors
Auchrannie Resort is a family-run retreat that blends opulence with an eco-friendly ethos, scooping up all manner of awards like the DRAM Independent Hotel of the Year 2013. The House Hotel features open fires and plush and cosy decor, while the Spa Resort rooms are more contemporary with views to Glen Cloy and Goatfell. All rooms come complete with fluffy towels, Arran Aromatics toiletries, and complimentary Wi-Fi. Guests can dine at one of two restaurants on site, with each offering innovative themed cuisine using locally-sourced produce among their ingredients. ASPA spa and beauty salon offers holistic and beauty treatments. There are two pools with a steam room and sauna each, while gym facilities and exercise classes are also available. Surrounding woodlands and coasts lend themselves to outdoor activities like hiking and mountain biking, and guests could spot seals and deer. Shuttle service are available between the ferry port and resort.