The Gannet Restaurant at Coll Hotel


Coll Hotel, Arinagour, Isle Of Coll, Argyll, PA78 6SZ

    'If we can, we will' We can adjust most dishes to suit individual dietary requirements & taste. Coll seafood, beef & lamb our speciality All our bread, pasta & ice creams & deserts are home made and seasonally availabe vegetables & salad

    The Coll Hotel offers food from bar snacks to gourmet delights which you may eat in the garden, bar, lounge bar or Gannet Restaurant.

    The success of our food is based on the abundance of quality local produce, whether it is from the sea or land. Where ever possible we use fresh Coll vegetables, salad, herbs, meats, fish and shellfish.

    The Gannet Restaurant is often very busy and to avoid disappointment we recommend you make a booking.
    Just give us a ring on 01879 230334.

    Restaurant Awards - cuisine at The Coll Hotel has won:-

    • 2010 - real food chef of the year
    • 2010 - Gold medal for hospitality
    • 2009 - "Scottish National Hotel Restaurant of the Year"
    • 2003 - The Thistle Award 'Flavour of Scotland'

    For guests & island visitors who want to head off for the day to explore our beautiful island we offer a packed lunch in a cool bag. This includes freshly cut sandwiches on our own home made bread, some hand made shortbread biscuits, fruit, crisps & a soft drink of your choice. You can enhance your packed lunch with bowls of fresh berries & alcoholic beverages.

    Taste Our Best
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    Opening times 2014
    1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014

    Best for

    • Kids & Families
    • Outdoor Dining
    • Romantic Meals


    • Baby Changing Facilities Available


    • Telephone

    Leisure Facilities

    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • Internet Banking Transfer
    • JCB Card
    • Debit Card
    • Switch Card
    • BACS
    • Solo Card
    • Cash
    • Mastercard
    • VISA Card


    • Bike Storage Available
    • Private Parking
    • Free Parking On-Site


    • Catering Available
    • Patio/Beer Garden
    • Outdoor dining area where smoking is not permitted
    • Vegan Meals Available

    Dietary Options

    • Dietary needs can be accomodated


    • Disabled Access


    • Rural Location
    • Coastal Location

    Special Requirements

    • Senior Citizens
    • Families
    • Single Travellers
    • No Pets Allowed
    • Groups Welcome
    • Allergy Sufferers
    • Children Welcome

    Typical Prices

    • Dinner
    • Lunch
    • Breakfast

    Road Directions

    Ferry to Coll.

    Take the road through the village.

    We are at the head of the bay,

    Public Transport Directions

    Ferry by CalMac

    Plane by hebridea air.

    Transport within Scotland

    For public transport information to visit here from within Scotland, enter your postcode and visit date below.

    Journey Planner
    • Island painting experience

      Spend time with Coll's resident artist, Kip Poulson

      Island painting experiences are tailored to the wishes of the guests; whether as pure recreation, for the beginner or for those wishing to refine existing skills. Tuition in most media is offered. Courses are flexible too; half a day at a time, or book for a day, days or a week.

      The cost

      £40 1/2 day

      £75 full day

      For more than one person up to groups of ten, rates are negotiable.

      Cartridge paper & boards are supplied. Artists should bring preferred materials & brushes. The west coast climate is changeable so for wet or cold days studio work can continue.

      Please feel free to phone or email for more details

      cooking demonstration parties,

      for groups of 8 -12 friends

      Morning or afternoon demonstration to suit you. 4x4 island tour if hotel car is available

      £70 per person per day includes room, breakfast & dinner party dinner enjoying the dishes you have seen demonstrated & help to make. Menus will be arranged in advance.



    • Kids for free

      Kids stay free at the Coll Hotel, when sharing a room with 2 adults

      They just pay for what they eat.

    • House Parties
      November - March excluding Christmas & New year

      12 adullts taking all 6 rooms £120 per room Bed, breakfast & unlimited dinner menu.

      Minimum 2 night stay


      New Year House Party 2013/14
      £400 per person for the 5 night break

      Arrive Saturday 28th December, depart Thursday 2nd January

      The price is based on a group of 12 adults occupying 6 double/twin rooms. You are welcome to have children staying in the rooms, they will only be charged for their food.

      The rate includes room, breakfast , light lunch & dinner party each night. All menus are arranged in advance to suit the group.

      Celebration dinner on New Year's Eve with fireworks at Midnight, weather permitting.

      4x4 island tour if hotel car is available


      Winter breaks for stargazers & foodies

      £149 for October 2013 & April 2014

      £130 November 2013 - March 2014 excluding Christmas & New Year

      This special rate is per couple per day, sharing the best available double/twin room including unlimited dinner menu & full Scottish breakfast plus all the usual extras Coll Hotel guests can expect. 4X4 tour, If hotel car is available so please book tour when booking your room. & return lift from/to ferry terminal or airfield .

      Welcome refreshments & baking. Goody basket in bedroom,use of hotel bikes & free WiFi

      Minimum 2 nights.

      Coll is working towards a designation of Scotlands first dark skies island. Come & see just how dark we are. It's amazing.


    What's Nearby

    Recently Viewed