Wild on the Isle at loch ranza

This year why not escape your daily routine and get active amidst the natural beauty of the Isle of Arran?

This truly remarkable island off the west coast of Scotland is in a stunning setting, with amazing wildlife right on the doorstep.

If it's adventure you’re after – you’re in the right place! With sea cliffs to abseil, boulders to climb and forest tracks to explore on mountain bikes, this laid back centre is excellent for giving you a great choice of activities.

With many of the activities taking place off-site you can discover every kind of landscape, from mountains to lochs and beaches to woodlands.

As well as the activities, you can enjoy nature at its very best and discover the stunning scenery and wildlife that this beautiful Scottish Isle has to offer. See if you can spot the island's golden eagles, red deer, basking sharks and more!

Prices start from £539 per adult, £479 per child and £269 for under 5's (adult and child room option)


Every day is different
On your Wild on the Isle holiday we will aim to schedule in three or four great activities every single day. We plan the programme for you to make the most of every moment and provide a mix that has something for everyone in your family no matter what their tastes, preferences or previous experience.

Evening activities
We also include evening entertainment programmes at all our centres, every day, all year round, whichever holiday you choose.

Here is an example of the full range of exhilarating activities that are available on a PGL Family Adventure. Please note that not all activities are available at all centres; please see the specific centre pages for more information

Select an activity for a full description


There’s a comfortable lounge with tea and coffee making facilities and a games room where children can chill out with friends or watch a DVD. Meals at the centre make the most of the superb local produce available on Arran and for those who fancy stretching their legs after dinner, the local pub is just a quick stroll from the centre.


  • Activities in the great outdoors
  • Stunning scenery and fantastic wildlife
  • Escape the crowds at our small and friendly centre
Loch Ranza Facilities

A typical itinerary for this holiday

Wild on the Isle
Schedule Activities
Day 1 PM Arrive
Day 2 AM Introductory Walk
PM Introductory Climbing
Day 3 AM Pony Trekking
PM Shoreline Safari
Day 4 AM Gorge Walk
PM Abseiling
Day 5 All day Free day to relax and explore the local area
Day 6 All day Family Day Cycle/ Mountain Walk
Day 7 AM Mountain Biking
PM Orienteering
Day 8 AM Depart

Please note this is a sample itinerary for illustrative purposes only. Itineraries will be planned by the centre shortly before your arrival.


Rooms are simple but comfortable. Adults are in twin rooms and children adjacent in their own room. Rooms are en-suite or have a private bathroom close by for the exclusive use of your family. Bedding is supplied but please bring your own towels.


2015 Wild on the Isle Adult and Child Prices
Nights/Dates Adult Children
7 (Sat-Sat)
18/07, 25/07, 01/08, 08/08, 15/08, 22/08
£539 £479 £269

Prices (£). All UK holidays are based on own travel.

How to book your Family Adventure

Making a booking couldn’t be simpler. Our friendly Holiday Consultants have first-hand knowledge of all our holidays and centres, and can advise you on those most suitable for your family.

Call 0333 321 2114 

Monday - Friday: 08.30 - 17.30

Email: families@pgl.co.uk