hatever you came for – an active, outdoor holiday, bird watching, relaxing – you name it and you will find what you are looking for in Lamlash. If the weather’s nice then why not spend a day on the sandy beach with a picnic. And after a hard day enjoying yourself there are plenty of beer gardens (all with sea view), live music and events on many evenings in the summer. Whatever you choose to do, there’s always more to discover!


Sports facilities

If you like sport, Lamlash offers a great variety of options and facilities:
The Arran Outdoor Education Centre, the Lamlash Golf Club, The Arran Yacht Club, Arran Coastal Rowing Club and Arran Kayak Club, the Arran Campus with its indoor sports facilities, a bowling green, putting green, tennis courts, a skateboard park, Arran Yoga…. You can find more details on this page: Sports Activities

Walking and Wildlife

If you came for walking, there are several beautiful walks from easy to hard which you can start right here from the village without having to use your car or taking the bus. Feel free to browse here for a little selection: Walks around the Village / Coastal Way


If you don’t feel like planning your walks yourself or are interested in Arran’s beautiful nature and wildlife why don’t you ask Lucy Wallace from Arran Wild Walks for a guided tour. It’s also delightful and lots of fun doing some Sea Kayaking | Hillwalking | Gorge Walks with Andy and Elanor McNamara, experienced and easy going Otter’s Tail guides.

And of course Holy Isle is always worth a day trip.


Places of historical interest are: Hamilton Terrace, the Clearances Memorial in front of Hamilton Terrace and St. Bride’s Chapel in the Kilbride graveyard in Lamlash (close to Lamlash Golf Club). You can find more information about these places on this page History of Lamlash.


For kids there are various playgrounds right beside the sea on the village green.

We think this will keep you busy and we are sure that you will enjoy staying in our beautiful village Lamlash.