It may not be what you expect to do on Argyll's Secret Coast, but we do have some lovely galleries and local shops to enjoy during your stay.

Carry Farm has a textile and ceramic gallery with products made at Carry Farm from the fleece from the hebridean sheep that graze on the heath.

Tighnabruaich Gallery is situated in the village, a 5 minute drive from Carry Farm. Long established as one of the finiest galleries in the west, it endeavours to bring dynamic and engaging works to rural Scotland, alongside contemporary art and crafts from a range of established and emerging talents.

Portavadie Marina has a well stocked shop stocking the best of active outdoor kit from Musto, Animal, Joules, Dubarry, Gill and Henry Lloyd.

And for the essentials of day to day living, do not forget the award winning Duncan's Village Store 2 miles from Carry Farm which stocks all the best locally sourced groceries you will need for your holiday.