Lochwinnoch sits 25 miles west of Glasgow and the edge of Renfrewshire and North Ayrshire. This rural village boasts a wealth of stunning countryside, flora, fauna and a host of eating and drinking places to make the perfect family day out.

Located on the edge of Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park, Scotland’s largest regional park, you have access to 108 square miles of countryside to explore on foot, bike, or simply relax and enjoy. Castle Semple Centre is in the village itself and offers woodland walks, cycle hire and is the base for many local watersports clubs. Contact direct to learn about the many organised activities.

The Lochwinnoch RSPB is a short walk from the village centre and offers walking trails, family activities, viewing centre and shop. Contact for activity details.

The village main street has a number of shops –

Food & Drink

  • Caste Semple Cafe
  • Cucina Minucci at The Junction Cafe –  family-run, dog-friendly cafe
  • The Boatyard – restaurant serving food & drink, outside seating available
  • The Brown Bull – pub serving drinks, dog friendly, beer garden
  • The Corner Bar – pub serving drinks
  • The Three Churches – pub serving food and drinks. Open 7 days. Dog friendly. Kids menu. Beer garden