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Knockdow House: The Magic of Argyll

Knockdow House: The Magic of Argyll

There’s something magical about Scotland. Maybe it’s the allure of traditional Scottish dishes, or the fact that there’s so much to see and do here. Perhaps it’s the endless walking trails, forests and magnificent views, or simply the fact that their national animal...

Knockdow House in Summer

Knockdow House in Summer

Knockdow House is a sight to behold at any time of year. With its white stone exterior and eye-catching tower, this is an impressive property surrounded by huge green fields and with a beautiful mountain as its backdrop. Knockdow House is situated in Argyll, which is...

Glorious Gardens of Argyll & Bute

Glorious Gardens of Argyll & Bute

As we have explored in depth on this blog, Knockdow House is situated in a region of immense natural beauty. From outstanding wildlife to mysterious fairy pools, there is a wide variety to see and do here. If you’re passionate about nature, be sure to check out some...

Visit Dunoon: Home of Knockdow House, Undiscovered Scotland

Visit Dunoon: Home of Knockdow House, Undiscovered Scotland

Knockdow House is an 18th century mansion located in Dunoon. Dunoon is situated on the west shore of the Firth of Clyde, and on the east side of the Cowal peninsula. The Cowal Peninsula is a mountainous part of the world that is partly covered by the Argyll Forest...

Spa and Wellness Centres in Argyll & Bute

Spa and Wellness Centres in Argyll & Bute

One of the top reasons why people visit Argyll, home of Knockdow House, is for its emphasis on wellness. This is a place typically regarded as a replacement for therapy! With its endless rolling hills, national parks and beautiful coastlines, visiting Argyll is like...

Exploring Edinburgh’s Dark Side

Exploring Edinburgh’s Dark Side

While no deaths were recorded at Knockdow House, there’s no reason why this Georgian mansion couldn’t be haunted. After all, it is around 267 years old, and a great many events took place here. Knockdow House was owned by the Lamont Clan for around 600 years, where a...

Knockdow House: Scotland in Spring

Knockdow House: Scotland in Spring

Knockdow House is a gorgeous mansion nestled amongst Argyll’s Secret Coast, a hidden treasure on the west coast of Scotland. As the former property of Clan Lamont, one of Scotland’s oldest clans, Knockdow House dates back to the 18th century. While it is rich in...

The History of Argyll & Bute

The History of Argyll & Bute

Knockdow House is an impressive Georgian property located on the Cowal peninsula of Argyll, western Scotland. Historically belonging to Clan Lamont and the corresponding Laird of Knockdow, Knockdow House perfectly represents the typical characteristics of an 18th...

Knockdow House: Spring in Argyll

Knockdow House: Spring in Argyll

Knockdow House is situated in ‘Argyll’s secret coast’, a mysterious and remote location that is largely untouched by civilisation. From exploring forests and glens to climbing mountains and indulging in delicious dinners, Argyll has so much to offer visitors, and...