You will certainly find something of interest here detailing all about the many activities and places to visit around the Isle of Arran.


Arran Brewery - Some of the finest ales in the world and home of the award winning Arran Blonde. 


Arran Whisky - All about the local whisky distillery which is only 10 minutes drive from Sandford. Definitely worth a visit.


Arran Adventure - Organiser of adventure trips including abseiling, archery, bike hire, climbing, gorge walking, mountain biking and sea kayaking 


Arran in Focus - Company organising photography workshops and tours across the island.


Arran Car Rental - If you prefer to come over as a foot passenger then car hire is available from Arran Car Rental.


Arran Wild Walks - Fantastic site that offers booking of guided walks and offers a whole load of information on walking on Arran. A really good resource.


Auchrannie Spa - A beautifully situated country house offering indoor swimming pool, fine food, children's play barn and spa.


Brodick Castle - Lots of things to do here from the actual castle itself (which offers fully guided tours or you are free to explore on your own) to the excellent adventure playground and spectacular gardens.


The Old Byre - Offereing a wide range of clothign and homeware products fro everyone. Also home to the Trip Advisor recommended Cafe Thyme.


Cairnhouse Stables - Located in Blackwaterfoot - just minutes from the cottage. Offering horse riding from farm tracks to open beaches. Covering all age groups and abilities.


Dog Friendly - You can search this directory by town or county and you will be presented with dog friendly places in that area.


Flying Fever Paragliding - Flying Fever is a British Hang gliding and Paragliding Association (BHPA) and an International Association of Paraglider Pilots and Instructors (APPI) registered Paragliding school and has been teaching people to fly for over 25 years! Based on Arran.


Holy Isle - Fantastic day trip to see one of the most spectacular places in the area. Holy Isle is truly unique offering a unique insight into a Buddhist temple. There is a lovely walk on the island as well as several day courses available to visitors.


Iorsa Fishing - Conveniently located just minutes from the cottage the Dougrie Estate offering Salmon and sea trout fishing (middle of June to end of October).


The Lighthouse Restaurant - One of the best restaurants on the island and just 2 minutes walk from the cottage - so it couldn't be better located. Check on their website for season opening times.


Lochranza Castle - A brilliant castle - well worth a visit. Although quite the ruin it is worth a stop just to explore. Free!


Lochranza Golf Course - Just 10 minutes from the cottage is one of the most unique golf courses on the island where red deer, red squirrels and sometimes even Golden Eagles can be seen.


Machrie Bay Golf Course - Again - within 10 minutes drive the opposite direction you can visit Machrie Golf Course and also the fantabulous Machrie Tea Room!


Mogabout - Arran Safari - A superb safari trip around some of the most beautiful forests and locations not accessible by any other vehicular means! You will travel around in a huge Unimog giving you fantastic views and a unique experience.


North Sannox Pony Trekking - All ages and abilities. Pony trekking through scenic countryside and beaches. Also offering paddock rides for 3-5 year olds. Established 1981.


Ocean Breeze RiB Tours - Wildlife and sight seeing tours.See basking sharks, seals, Puffins and much more. 


Scottish Multimedia - The Scottish web directory.


Shiskine Golf Course -  Stunning scenery, a warm welcome and a fabulous 12 hole links course that will take your breath away. These are the ingredients that make Shiskine one of the finest Clubs in this part of Scotland.


Undiscovered Scotland - Undiscovered Scotland, the ultimate online guide to Scotland. The site is a combination of visitor guide, accommodation listing and business directory, and aims to show you what the country is really like. We also offer website design, maintenance and hosting services. 


Visit Arran - A wonderfully detailed site detailing many of the sites and places to visit during your stay.


Falls Cottage - Enjoyed your stay at Sandford and fancy something a little different?  Then book our other self catering cottage in the Yorkshire Dales, Ingleton within walking distance of the famous Ingleton Waterfalls walk. 




ABiz Directory - Web directory covering many topics and featuring the site.


DeMoz - Open Directory Project - Huge web directory featuring our site amongst others.


the HOLIDAY EXchange - Holiday listings to a wide range of destinations for holiday makers who want to make their own travel and holiday bookings.


My Favourite Holiday Cottage - Holiday cottage website featuring Falls Cottage..


Find us in the Self Catering Directory - A UK based site detailing self catering properties throughout the country.


The e Self Catering Directory - The e-Self Catering Directory offers information and contact details for Self-catering accommodation throughout the UK and around the world. From holiday cottages to luxury villas, seaside apartments to country hideaways.


Undiscovered Scotland - Website directory featuring a vast wealth of information about Scotland - well worth a visit.


Willgoto, World travel directory and travel guide - The World Travel Directory site offering links to many different locations around the world.