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The Putechan Hotel

The Putechan Hotel

Bellochantuy, Argyll, Argyll, PA28 6QE

Hotel and surrounding grounds, no street lights, official Dark Sky Discovery Site with open access.


The Putechan Hotel is a Dark Sky Discovery Site, an officially recognised place where anyone can stargaze. Most such locations have overnight parking (sometimes with a fee); however, many do not allow overnight camping. There may or may not be toilet facilities.

Weather forecast

  • 17/08/22

    14° 4%
  • 17/08/22

    14° 4%
  • 18/08/22

    14° 7%
  • 18/08/22

    14° 23%

Weather forecast for Campbeltown Airport (5.5 miles away) updated 17/08/22 at 16:00.




Events nearby

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  • Stargazing with Dark Skies Gigha – Uranus and the Moon

    Wednesday 14th September 2022 from 22:15pm to 23:30pm

    Gigha Village Hall, Isle of Gigha, PA41 7AD (10.1 miles away)

    More info
  • See the Orionids with Dark Skies Gigha

    Friday 21st October 2022 from 22:00pm to Saturday 22nd October 2022 02:00am

    Gigha Village Hall, Isle of Gigha, PA41 7AD (10.1 miles away)

    More info
  • See the partial solar eclipse with Dark Skies Gigha

    Tuesday 25th October 2022 from 10:00am to 12:00pm

    Gigha Village Hall, Isle of Gigha, PA41 7AD (10.1 miles away)

    More info
  • Gigha Dark Skies Festival 2022

    Friday 18th November 2022 from 18:00pm to Saturday 19th November 2022 23:00pm

    Gigha Village Hall, Isle of Gigha, PA41 7AD (10.1 miles away)

    More info
  • Pie, Pint and a Planet – observe Mars disappear behind the Moon!

    Thursday 8th December 2022 from 16:45pm to 20:00pm

    Gigha Village Hall, Isle of Gigha, PA41 7AD (10.1 miles away)

    More info

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