The Lochnaw Castle Estate is located approximately 2 miles from the village of Leswalt in the beautiful Rhins of Galloway in South West Scotland. The nearest large town is Stranraer (approximately 6 miles away) which has ferry connections to Ireland and all the usual amenities one would expect eg. supermarkets, shops, restaurants, take aways, garages, a tackle shop etc. Glasgow Prestwick Airport is approximately 1.25hrs away by car.

Lochnaw Castle
fishing in sea

The castle sits barely 3 miles from the Irish Sea with the beautiful estate owned sandy beach of Larbrax also providing some excellent on shore sea bass fishing (and sunbathing). There are several other unspoilt sandy beaches and coves nearby. The pretty harbour town of Portpatrick with lively pubs and renowned seafood restaurants is also a short drive away.

For those guests wishing for a diversion from angling, Stranraer Golf Course with its' picturesque setting along the shore of Loch Ryan is nearby and the world renowned Open courses of Troon and Turnberry are both within reach. Pony trekking is available at Lochnaw Home Farm on the estate and there are a plethora of fabulous walking routes and drives in the area. The glorious gardens of Castle Kennedy and Dunsky estates are also a short distance away.

All in all Lochnaw provides a wonderful touring base for guests who want to enjoy a relaxing holiday in a stunning location.