Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Dunoon

The gardens and ocean views create a pretty picture of Dunoon. Travellers appreciate the golfing in this walkable city. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Dunoon

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Dunoon a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cowal Golf Club (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Loch Lomond Golf Club (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • SEA LIFE Loch Lomond Aquarium (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Tarbert Golf Club (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Dunoon

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Dunoon is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Benmore Botanic Garden (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Loch Long (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Lunderston Bay (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Lyle Hill (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Loch Goil (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Loch Fyne (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Dunoon

The nearest airport is in Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), located 23.6 mi (38 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Glasgow (PIK-Prestwick), which is 36.8 mi (59.2 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Dunoon?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 381 holiday rentals around Dunoon. From 118 Cottages to 148 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Dunoon is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Dunoon?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Dunoon. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Hunters Quay Ferry Terminal: 529 holiday rentals
  • Castle Toward Residential School: 422 holiday rentals
  • Blairmore and Strone Golf Glub: 529 holiday rentals
  • Benmore Botanic Garden: 514 holiday rentals
  • Forest Enterprise Visitor Centre: 453 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Dunoon listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Dunoon?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 118 Cottages in Dunoon. Our other popular types of Dunoon holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 148 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 118 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 118 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Dunoon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 14 holiday homes with pool available in Dunoon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.