Claggain Bay Standing Stone, Islay
History, tourist information, and nearby accommodation
Because Islay is an island the 'nearest accommodation' properties listed below may not be on Islay itself but on the Scottish mainland. The best source we have found for accommodation on the island is Isle of Islay.com, a dedicated local website offering a wonderful mix of local information, history, activities, and accommodation information.
About Claggain Bay Standing Stone
Address: Claggain, Port Ellen, Argyll and Bute, Scotland
Attraction Type: Prehistoric Site
Location: On the minor road from Ardbeg, past Kildalton. The stone is to the east of the road as it approaches Claggain Bay. Open access.
Photo Credit: David Ross and Britain Express
NEARBY HISTORIC ATTRACTIONS
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low to exceptional) on historic interest
Kildalton Cross - 1.4 miles (Historic Church)
Dunyvaig Castle - 5.8 miles (Castle)
Kilbride Standing Stone - 6.2 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Dun Nosebridge - 7.2 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Carraig Fhada Lighthouse - 8.8 miles (Historic Building)
Kilmeny Old Parish Church - 9 miles (Historic Church)
Cragabus Chambered Cairn - 9.6 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Bowmore Round Church - 10.3 miles (Historic Church)
Nearest Accommodation to Claggain Bay Standing Stone:
Nearby accommodation is calculated 'as the crow flies' from Claggain Bay Standing Stone. 'Nearest' may involve a long drive up and down glens or, if you are near the coast, may include a ferry ride! Please check the property map to make sure the location is right for you.