Dunoon, Firth of Clyde, Scotland

This evening, I am posting information on Dunoon, a popular residential site and holiday destination in S.W. Scotland.

Summary facts and information:

  • Located close to Holy Loch on the edge of the Firth of Clyde.( See image immediately below.)
  • Also located on the coast of the Cowal Peninsula and opposite historic Kilmun. Distance to Kilmun is about four miles.
  • Accessed by both land (A815) and ferry (from Gourock).
  • Population 8250
  • Name translates as ‘River Fort’.
  • Facilities at Dunoon include museum, leisure centre, swimming pool, promenade and pier.

Firth of Clyde, Scotland

Dunoon, Scotland

Dunoon and Holy Loch, Scotland

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