Apple Lodge Isle of Arran Apple Lodge, Lochranza, Isle of Arran, KA27 8HJ

"Originally Lochranza village manse, Apple Lodge is a charming, intimate country house, beautifully furnished with flair and imagination"

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Apple Lodge

Lochranza, Isle of Arran, Scotland, KA27 8HJ
Telephone: 01770 830229
Fax: 01770 830229
Scottish Tourist Board 4 Star Guest House Gold Award
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Good Hotel Guide- Cesar

Apple Lodge, Isle of Arran, Front of Lodge, 10K

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

Apple Lodge, Isle of Arran, Divider, 1K

Apple Lodge, Isle of Arran, Lounge, 9K

Hosts John and Jeannie Boyd give the warmest of welcomes, adding to the pleasure of superb menus using fresh, local produce and herbs from the garden.

Crystal, candlelight and fresh flowers complement the dining experience at Apple Lodge (not available during July and August). Jeannie enjoys sharing her pleasure in creating dinners of high quality. The menu reflects the flavour of the seasons with fish, meat and vegetarian dishes.

Apple Lodge, Isle of Arran, Front of Lodge, 10K

Apple Lodge, Isle of Arran, Divider, 1K

The Menus
(not available during July and August)

Dining at Apple Lodge is a unique experience. You will be invited to enjoy a different menu each evening.

A selection of daily menus

Smoked haddock and mushroom vol-au-vents

Fresh roast chicken with celery, almond and apple stuffing and creamy bread sauce

Rum and banana brown bread ice cream with brandy snaps


Cream of celery, apple and tomato soup served with wholemeal garlic bread

Roulade of wild mushrooms, Brie and spinach with tomato and basil sauce

Boozy bread and butter pudding with apricots


Slices of locally smoked salmon with lemon, watercress and fennel salad, served with thinly sliced brown bread and butter

Whole roast leg of lamb with garlic, coriander and rosemary served with a redcurrant, orange and port sauce.

Hot strawberries and mangoes with cream.


Oak smoked breast of chicken with celeriac and apple mayonnaise

Salmon in a filo parcel (Escalopes of salmon topped with pink grapefruit, prawns, lemon and lime parsley butter wrapped in filo pastry) served with a lemon and chive cream sauce

Chocolate and orange mousse


All main dishes are served with crunchy roast or new minty potatoes and a seasonal vegetable platter garnished with fresh herbs.

Cafetiere of freshly ground Colombian coffee or a choice of teas - Herbal, Earl Grey, Scottish Blend.

Apple Lodge, Isle of Arran, Divider, 1K

Apple Lodge, Isle of Arran, Bedroom, 9K

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

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 and a blazing fire awaits your return. All this makes Apple Lodge very desirable for people searching for somewhere special to stay.

Apple Lodge, Isle of Arran, Divider, 1K

The Bedrooms


A sunny room facing south with views of the hills. Sit in your king-size bed and watch the deer silhouetted against the skyline. Pippin is decorated in fresh shades with Victorian furniture and patchwork quilt. Fully equipped, light en-suite shower room.


A spacious Four Poster Room with views over the hills and golf course. Exclusively furnished with an antique walnut suite and king size bed. Fully equipped, en-suite shower room.


A large lovely room with windows facing over the golf course and Lochranza castle. Comfortable, full size twin beds and a sitting area with sofa and coffee table. En-suite bath and electric shower. Outside your room there is a wide range of books for you to browse through.

Apple Cottage

A self-contained suite of rooms furnished and equipped to the highest standard.

Apple Lodge, Isle of Arran, Divider, 1K

Apple Lodge, Isle of Arran, Hotel, 10K

Tranquillity, comfort and privacy are the hallmarks of Apple Cottage. Relax in the carefully tended garden. Enjoy the spectacular views afforded by the natural amphitheatre created by Creag a Mhadaidh and the surrounding hills.The cottage has a pretty double bedroom, a bright south facing lounge, a fully equipped bathroom with both bath and electric shower.
Apple Cottage provides the visitor with the perfect base for a dream holiday.

To find Apple Lodge if arriving in Brodick, head north and follow the road to Lochranza (around 14 miles). As you enter the village, pass the distillery and you will find Apple Lodge situated 300 yards on your left, opposite the golf course.

Apple Lodge, Isle of Arran, Divider, 1K

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