Mothers’ Day is nearly here! If you’re looking to spoil your mum, there are plenty of options in Argyll & the Isles. From lovely lunches to special gifts to unique experiences, there are lots of ways to ensure your mum has the best day for Mothers Day!
Days Away and Good food
Argyll & the Isles is packed with great places to eat and drink and many of them are putting on special Mothers’ Day events.
Little Bespoke Bakery is located in Salen, on the Isle of Mull. The Little Bespoke Bakery offers bakes, Bites and Brews, as well as takeaway and picnic options. Why not pre-order a picnic this mothers day and enjoy the Isle of Mull this spring, by exploring the island during the day, be sure to check out the Calgary art. Treshnish and Haunn Cottages, offer 8 different locations of cottages in-between Treshnish and Haunn. Depending on your stay preference there are cottages in Haunn perfect for solitude, peace whereas Treshnish cottages provide converted farm buildings set spaciously around a farmyard and with a slightly smaller commute into Tobermory and Salen. Whilst visiting be sure to check out Macgochans, in Tobermory for some live music, drink and food. Perfect for a more fun-packed evening!
Little Bespoke Bakery Treats, Credit: Little Bespoke Bakery
Stay at the Royal An Lochan which is nested on the breathtaking shoreline of Argyll's secret coast in Tighnabruaich, looking over the stunning Kyles of Bute. Be sure to explore the local area or take a trip to Portavadie spa, where you can relax for the afternoon before heading back to the hotel to enjoy some tasty fresh local produce for dinner. After dinner, enjoy a dram or two to sample some of Argyll & the Isle's finest whiskies and gins, before relaxing comfortably in one of the rooms looking over the Kyles of Bute.
The Royal An Lochan Reception, Credit: Royal An Lochan
The Reef Inn on the Isle of Tiree is the perfect stay location for anyone who loves the outdoors, adventures and beautiful scenery. The contemporary guesthouse is located on the edge of the Atlantic, in Tiree, better known as the 'Hawaii of the North . The beautiful, modern and spacious guesthouse, offers stunning views across the Tiree landscape and is only a short distance away from sandy beaches and beautiful coasts. Be sure to check out the public bar and restaurant, providing a more laid back menu, making this the perfect gift for those younger, laid back mums always looking for a new adventure.
The Reef Inn Bedroom, Credit: Reef Inn, Tiree
Pop into Tighnabruaich Gallery for a fabulous selection of art, sculpture and crafts, perfect for any art lover. The gallery offers a selection of art from a selection of artists. Tignabruaich Gallery also features exhibitions throughout the year, which is a must-see for anyone with an eager eye for art.
Tighnabruaich Gallery, Credit: Tighnabruaich Gallery
At the Heyshed Gallery at Carry Farm, you’ll find beautiful ceramics and textiles. The Gallery includes work from Drey workshops, Eve Campbell, Heather Nevay and Argyll Botany. Therefore offering a wide selection of different hand-crafted pieces suitable for a variety of people, from ceramics to soap, you will be sure to find the perfect gift for mothers day!
Hayshed Gallery, Credit: Hayshed Gallery
Fancy trying some delicious cakes? Northern Lights Cakery offer fantastic hand-crafted cakes, unique for any occasion, Kates cakes at Northern Lights Cakery are beautifully decorated and are inspired by the world around us, these cakes would be a great gift for those with a sweet tooth this Mothers' Day, be sure to get your order in soon for Mothers' Day!
Northern Lights Cakery postal gifts, Credit: Northern Lights Cakery
Be sure to check out our Taste of Place Trails, to find some more delicious food places, perfect for Mothers Day!