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Fishing Holidays Scotland – Portsonachan Hotel, Loch Awe

So you’re looking for an awesome fishing holiday in Scotland, are you? Well, you’re in luck! The dates for the fabulous fly fishing courses and guided fishing trips on Loch Awe have finally been set for the 2010 season.

Where You Will Be Staying

Loch Awe is situated in some of the most stunning scenery in the Scottish Highlands and the impressive Portsonachan Hotel is situated on the east shore of the loch boasting its very own jetty and small harbour.

The Portsonachan Hotel, Loch Awe, Scotland
The Portsonachan Hotel, Loch Awe, Scotland

The Porstonachan’s large conservatory overlooks the loch, where you can enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner or just sip fresh coffee with some home made Scottish shortbread.  The main restaurant overlooks Loch Awe, where you can taste some excellent Scottish fare all sourced from the local producers.

You now have a choice of 6 different months in which our dedicated team will  ensure you enjoy the full Loch fishing experience.

What Fishing Is Available

Fishing will be available on request, subject to availability of rooms and guides. For those of you who would like to fish for Pike on Loch Awe, fishing dates in November can also be arranged.

During these fishing weeks we will be offering courses in:

  • Beginners Fly Fishing Courses
  • Fishing In A Loch (fly fishing)
  • Dapping
  • Fly Fishing For Pike

We can also arrange to take you salmon fly fishing on the River Orchy or the River Awe – subject to availability – or to a Hill Loch for the really wild brown trout.

The beginners fly fishing courses will usually be over 3 days, Monday to Wednesday, whilst guiding and other types of fishing will be Wednesday through to Saturday/Sunday. However, this is not written in stone and we will do our best to accommodate your requirements during your stay.

Rod and boat hire will be available at all times, but again it is advisable to book your requirements before you travel.

When You Can Book Your Fishing Holiday

Choose from:  7 days in March,  April,  May or June,  which covers the spring and early summer season, and September and October covering the autumn period.

We’ve purposefully left out July and August when those pesky midges can be at their worst!

Your Fishing Holiday in Scotland, staying at Portsonachan Hotel on Loch Awe is available during the following 7 day periods:

  • March 14th – 21st
  • April    11th – 18th
  • May      9th – 16th
  • June      6th – 13th
  • Sept     12th – 19th
  • Oct        3rd – 10th

Book early as places will fill up fast – and we only have eight rooms put aside for each week on a 3 day/4 night basis.

For further details check : Fishing Holidays Scotland (Loch Awe)

How To Get to Loch Awe In Scotland

To get to Loch Awe from the South:  from Glasgow, take the A82 to Tarbet and then the A83 to Inveraray; here take a right on the A819  and you’ll find the road to Portsonachan approximately 9 miles on the left.
Look forward to seeing you there!

Tim Gaunt-Baker
Tim Gaunt-Baker



Loch Awe is situated in some of the most stunning scenery in the Scottish Highlands and the impressive Portsonachan Hotel is situated on the east shore of the loch boasting its very own jetty and small harbour.
The Porstonachan’s large conservatory overlooks the loch, where you can enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner or just sip fresh coffee with some home made Scottish shortbread.  The main restaurant overlooks Loch Awe, where you can taste some excellent Scottish fare all sourced from the local producers.
You now have a choice of 6 different months in which our dedicated team will  ensure you enjoy the full Loch fishing experience.
Choose from:  7 days in March, April, May or June, which covers the spring and early summer season and September and October covering the autumn period.
We’ve purposefully left out July and Augusmt when those pesky midges can be at their worst!
Fishing will be available on request, subject to availability of rooms and guides. For those of you who would like to fish for Pike on Loch Awe, fishing dates in November can also be arranged.
During these fishing weeks we will be offering:
Beginners Fly Fishing Courses
Loch Style Fly Fishing
Dapping
Fly Fishing For Pike
We can also arrange to take you salmon fly fishing on the River Orchy or the River Awe – subject to availability – or to a Hill Loch for the really wild brown trout.
The beginners fly fishing courses will usually be over 3 days, Monday to Wednesday, whilst guiding and other types of fishing will be Wednesday through to Saturday/Sunday.However, this is not written in stone and we will do our best to accommodate your requirements during your stay.
How To Get To Loch Awe, Scotland
To get to Loch Awe from the South: from Glasgow, take the A82 to Tarbet and then the A83 to Inveraray; here take a right on the A819  and you’ll find the road to Portsonachan approximately 9 miles on the left. For other routes please ask at the time of booking.
Rod and boat hire will be available at all times, but again it is advisable to book your requirements before you travel.
Book early as places will fill up fast – and we only have eight rooms put aside for each week on a 3 day/4 night basis.
The Fishing Holidays at Portsonachan Hotel, Loch Awe, Scotland are available during the following 7 day periods:
March 14th – 21st
April    11th – 18th
May      9th – 16th
June      6th – 13th
Sept     12th – 19th
Oct        3rd – So you’re looking for some awesome fly fishing in Scotland, are you? Well, you’re in luck! The dates for the fabulous fly fishing courses and guided fishing trips on Loch Awe have finally been set for the 2010 season.
Loch Awe is situated in some of the most stunning scenery in the Scottish Highlands and the impressive Portsonachan Hotel is situated on the east shore of the loch boasting its very own jetty and small harbour.
The Porstonachan’s large conservatory overlooks the loch, where you can enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner or just sip fresh coffee with some home made Scottish shortbread.  The main restaurant overlooks Loch Awe, where you can taste some excellent Scottish fare all sourced from the local producers.
You now have a choice of 6 different months in which our dedicated team will  ensure you enjoy the full Loch fishing experience.
Choose from:  7 days in March, April, May or June, which covers the spring and early summer season and September and October covering the autumn period.
We’ve purposefully left out July and Augusmt when those pesky midges can be at their worst!
Fishing will be available on request, subject to availability of rooms and guides. For those of you who would like to fish for Pike on Loch Awe, fishing dates in November can also be arranged.
During these fishing weeks we will be offering:
Beginners Fly Fishing Courses
Loch Style Fly Fishing
Dapping
Fly Fishing For Pike
We can also arrange to take you salmon fly fishing on the River Orchy or the River Awe – subject to availability – or to a Hill Loch for the really wild brown trout.
The beginners fly fishing courses will usually be over 3 days, Monday to Wednesday, whilst guiding and other types of fishing will be Wednesday through to Saturday/Sunday.However, this is not written in stone and we will do our best to accommodate your requirements during your stay.
How To Get To Loch Awe, Scotland
To get to Loch Awe from the South: from Glasgow, take the A82 to Tarbet and then the A83 to Inveraray; here take a right on the A819  and you’ll find the road to Portsonachan approximately 9 miles on the left. For other routes please ask at the time of booking.
Rod and boat hire will be available at all times, but again it is advisable to book your requirements before you travel.
Book early as places will fill up fast – and we only have eight rooms put aside for each week on a 3 day/4 night basis.
The Fishing Holidays at Portsonachan Hotel, Loch Awe, Scotland are available during the following 7 day periods:
March 14th – 21st
April    11th – 18th
May      9th – 16th
June      6th – 13th
Sept     12th – 19th
Oct        3rd – 10th