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The Skyfall Movie on location in Glen Etive

8 Incredible Scottish Movie Locations

Join us on a Scottish movie locations road trip. We thought we would share a road trip so scenic, you’ll swear you’ve entered a postcard! Not only will this road trip treat you to some of the most incredible scenery in the Highlands, but you’ll also get to geek-out over some legendary movie locations. Enjoy!

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Be pampered at Woodlands Wellness Centre with Highland Holistics.

Discover wellness & massage at Woodlands Glencoe

The newly launched Woodlands Wellness Studio is designed to offer the ultimate relaxation experience. Expect treatments and massage at Woodlands Glencoe that are nothing short of transformative. Find out more here…

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A couple with their dog at Glencoe Lochan

6 wondrous walks in Glencoe

If you’re an outdoor lover, then you’re going to be in your element amidst Glencoe’s rugged landscapes, dramatic peaks and tranquil lochs. Whether you’re seeking a challenging hike or a leisurely stroll, Glencoe has something to offer for all. Here’s a guide to some of our favourite walks in Glencoe.

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Evie the Labradoodle about to get onto the Caledonian Sleeper Train.

All aboard the Caledonian Sleeper Train to the Highlands

Part luxury train, part time-machine, the Caledonian Sleeper Train is a truly wonderful way to travel to the Highlands. What’s more, the train is dog-friendly meaning you can take up to two of your pampered pooches with you.

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A lady comes up for air after a river swim in the River Etive.

5 Fabulous Locations for Wild Swimming near Glencoe

Wild swimmers aren’t as crazy as you’d think! Once you get over the thought of the cold, it actually becomes quite simple to see why wild swimming near Glencoe has become so popular.

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An Easter bunny sits on a table surrounded by Easter memrobillia.

10 things to do this Easter in Glencoe?

As we zoom ever closer to the Easter holidays, we thought we should scribble down some of the exciting activities and experiences you can expect to enjoy this Easter in Glencoe.

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The Ladies Open at Woodlands Golf Course in Glencoe.

What’s on at Woodlands Golf Course in 2024

Whether you’re a Woodlands Golf Course guru or a never-been-before newbie, there’s fun times galore to be had on the Woodlands greens throughout 2024.

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Laurence and Morag Young of Woodlands Glencoe.

A whistle-stop history of Woodlands Glencoe

Woodlands is a carnival of luxury and hospitality orchestrated by three generations of the Woodlands Glencoe family – the Youngs!  But where did it all begin? Here’s a whistle-stop history of Woodlands Glencoe

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Dishes of Langoustines and olives at Lochleven Seafood Cafe which is just a fifteen minute drive from Woodlands Glencoe and is definitely one of the best restaurants in Glencoe.

The best restaurants in Glencoe (within a 15-minute drive of Woodlands)

Glencoe offers much more that mountains, moors and majestic sights. Read on to discover the best restaurants within a 15-minute drive of Woodlands Glencoe.

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Woman in hot tub with dog at RiverBeds Luxury Wee Lodges at Woodlands Glencoe. Dog friendly luxury lodges in Glencoe.

Dog friendly luxury lodges in Glencoe

Looking for dog friendly luxury lodges in Glencoe? Well look no further! Dramatic scenery, great hikes, dog friendly luxury lodges and hearty pub food – Woodlands Glencoe is pawfection!

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A snowboarder hits the slopes at Glencoe Mountain Resort near Woodlands.

Scottish skiing holidays at Woodlands Glencoe

Have you ever considered a Scottish skiing holiday, rather than jetting off to the Alps? If not, you’re missing a trick. When the weather behaves itself, the Scottish mountains are the place to be!

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Luxury meets sustainability at Woodlands Glencoe

Did you know that all nineteen of our luxury lodges get their very own fairy-lit Christmas tree, and these trees are not your average Christmas trees! Luxury meets sustainability at Woodlands Glencoe.

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The northern lights above the luxury lodges with hot tub at Woodlands Glencoe. Romantic star gazing and aurora borealis sightings.

The Sparkling Northern Lights in Scotland

Is it possible to spot the Northern Lights in Scotland? It sure is! Glencoe offers solitude, silence and sparkling skies in abundance so there’s no need to trudge up to the arctic circle to get an eyeful of aurora rippling across the sky.

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Laser clay pigeon shooting at Woodlands Glencoe Activity Centre. Family friendly and suitable for all ages. A woman holds a hunting gun.

Woodlands Gift Guide

‘Tis the season to be jolly, and with the latest Woodlands Gift Guide, we’re spreading the holiday cheer with gifts that’ll have your loved ones ho-ho-ho-ing all the way up the A82!

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A happy couple enjoy a romantic evening under the stars with wine and fire pit at SeaBeds Luxury Lookout Lodge with Hot Tub at Woodlands Glencoe.

Win a Còsagach Kit

Elevate your evenings at Woodlands this winter! We’re giving one lucky guest the opportunity to win our brand new, soon-to-be launched Còsagach Kit worth £49.95!

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A man lights a fire pit at RiverBeds Luxury Wee Lodges Glencoe

Autumn in Glencoe

As the leaves begin to turn, the Woodlands Estate is transformed into a world of russets, reds and golds. Here’s our top picks to make the most of autumn in Glencoe.

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Arisaig Shellfish Shack platter for two.

Competition time

We’re giving one lucky guest the opportunity to win one of Arisaig Shellfish Shack’s delicious lobSTAR platters for two! Enter by 15th August 2023.

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Eilean Mundas Grave

5 must-see historic sites in Glencoe

There are so many amazing historic sites in Glencoe. We’ve compiled our favourite five, which can be found right here on the Woodlands Glencoe doorstep.

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The swimming pool and terrace area at the family friendly School House in Pujols, Aquataine, South West France. Great large group accommodation.

A ‘oui’ bit different? Introducing the Old School House in France

Did you know that there’s a handful of Woodlands properties in locations such as Edinburgh, Greece and France? This blog takes a closer look at the Old School House in France.

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Food options at Woodlands Glencoe. Dine at Fish Restaurant at Ballachulish Hotel with local seafood just a short walk from RiverBeds and SeaBeds Luxury Lodges. Mussels and wine with a mountain and loch view and definitely one of the best restaurants in Glencoe.

Win dinner for two at Fish Restaurant

We’re giving one lucky guest the opportunity to win dinner for two plus a bottle of wine at the Fish Restaurant at Ballachulish Hotel.

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Camusdarach Beach

5 breathtaking beaches near Glencoe

From tiny coves to ginormous sandy expanses, there’s a beach out there with your name on it! Here’s our favourite 5 beaches near Glencoe.

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RiverBeds Luxury Wee Lodges with Hot Tubs at Woodlands Glencoe. A view from through the forest towards the river with cabin and woman enjoying the bubbles.

What’s the difference between RiverBeds and SeaBeds Luxury Lodges?

This blog takes a good look at the difference between RiverBeds and SeaBeds Luxury Lodges.

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Fishing lures

Top 5 things to do on Father’s Day in Glencoe

On the hunt for attractions and activities that will delight your dad this Father’s Day in Glencoe?  From sea safaris to sound therapy, there’s much more to Glencoe than mountains and massacres!

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Woodlands Golf Open 2023

Woodlands Golf Open is almost here! May the course be with you!  On Sunday 3rd September 2023, you’re welcome to join us for this year’s …

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Amaranthine Cleanser

WIN a luxury Scottish skincare bundle

Glow and behold! We love Scottish brands, especially those that make you feel incredible!  That’s why we’re teaming up with the great folk over at …

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E-bike hire at Woodlands Glencoe Activity Centre. A couple ride the Caledonia Way Cycle Track which runs from Ballachulish to Oban.

Enjoy 20% off e-bike hire

Summer is here, let’s get active! Did you know that when you book a RiverBeds or SeaBeds Luxury lodge, you get to enjoy 20% off …

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Food at Woodlands Glencoe

Saturday Supper Club

Saturday Supper Club Did you know that every second Saturday throughout the year, Chef Dan Leaver takes over the Woodlands kitchen and delights guests at …

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Dragon's Circle Membership at Woodlands Golf Course

Father’s Day

Father’s Day – 18th June 2023 On a quest to find a Father’s Day gift that truly slays?  If the main man in your life …

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E-bike hire at Woodlands Glencoe Activity Centre. A couple hire bikes and head out along the Caledonia Way Cycle Track which goes from Ballachulish to Oban.


Competition time Firstly, huge congratulations to Clare Millar, who won last month’s Romantic Extras competition!  Clare and her husband have booked a SeaBed Luxury Lookout …

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SeaBed under a rainbow

Big Turbulence on the Sea Bed!

Here at Woodlands, we have five amazing SeaBed Luxury Lookouts, which run along the loch-side of the estate in the Highlands of Scotland.  Why on …

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