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Sunset at Crinan

03-08-2018

The Puffer VIC32 lies alongside as the sun sets over the Corryvreckan...


Argyll from the air

03-08-2018

A recent visitor to Crinan and other places in Argyll has sent a link to a film he made while he was  in the area.There are some interesting shots of Crinan in the first few minutes of the film and some really stunning filming of the Dorus Mor with a strong flood tide running towards the end.&n...


VIC32 steams away from Crinan

24-07-2018

VIC32 puts to sea, picking her way through a fleet of yachts waiting to get in to the Crinan Canal....


Alternative boat trips in July and August

29-06-2018

As well as the regular cruises from Crinan aboard the hotel's motor boat MV Sgarbh, there will be opportunities for a variety of other boat trips in July and August.MV SgarbhOn Wednesday afternoons until 22nd August, the paddle steamer Waverley will be cruising in Loch Fyne from Tarbert  depart...


Jamie Spencer OBE

09-06-2018

Crinan Hotel Proprietor Frances Ryan would like to congratulate her son-in-law Jamie who has been awarded an OBE for services to health, to social development, to education and to the environment in Madagascar.  https://m.thegazette.co.uk/notice/3042276You can find out more about Jamie's c...


Luxury Travel Guide - Luxury Sea View Hotel of the Year 2018

03-06-2018

We were excited to learn a while ago that the Crinan Hotel has won the Luxury Travel Guide's Luxury Sea View Hotel of the Year Award for 2018.Recently, we received this splendid trophy!...


Painting at Port Appin

02-06-2018

Mrs Ryan aboard the Sgarbh on a recent painting trip with guests. ...


Sunset over the Corryvreckan

14-05-2018

We were treated to a glorious sunset here at Crinan yesterday evening....


Nick Ryan

25-04-2018

The Crinan Hotel is very sad to share the news that Nick Ryan died earlier this month.  Proprietor and genial host at the hotel for 45 years, Nick will be greatly missed by everyone who knew him.  Nick had been unwell for some time and his wife Frances and the rest of the team at the Crina...


Exhibition of Art by Ross Ryan: The Logbook - A solo winter voyage

23-04-2018

In May 2018, the Scottish Gallery in Edinburgh will be hosting an exhibition of work by Ross which records his voyage on MV Scarbh in the autumn and winter of late 2017.You can view the catalogue here: Ross Ryan at The Scottish Gallery May 2018Ross Ryan: The Logbook - A solo wint...


Crinan Gallery Exhibition - Caroline Hunter

04-04-2018

Caroline Hunter - By the Open Sea - April 2018An exhibition of seascape paintings by a well-known Argyll based artist.At the Crinan Gallery, Crinan Hotel from Friday 30th March to Monday 30th April.Private View - Friday 6th April 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. - please contact the Crinan Hotel Reception on 01546 8...


Can you smell the coffee?

04-04-2018

The Crinan Hotel's Coffee Shop by the canal basin at Crinan is now open for the 2018 season.The Crinan Coffee Shop is just a few yards away from the hotel on the edge of the canal basin.A favourite haunt of many day visitors to Crinan, the Coffee Shop is run as part of the hotel and offers a great r...



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