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Glenfinnan | The world-renowned story of Bonnie Prince Charlie 's fight for the British throne gathered momentum at Glenfinnan where he raised the Jacobite standard and rallied his clansmen for battle.
Mallaig | At the end of the ‘Romantic Road to the Isles’ and the West Highland Railway Line lies Mallaig, just over an hour from Fort William. To go further afield, board one of the ferries either to Skye or to the Small Isles of Muck, Eigg, Rum and Canna.
Morar | As the Atlantic Ocean rolls in past the Small Isles, its azure shallows tumble on to sparkling white beaches which have long lured photographers and film-makers – none more so than the stretches from Traigh Beach to the silver sands of Morar where 'Local Hero' and 'Highlander' were filmed.
Arisaig | This is the area where the renowned west coast sunset can be enjoyed at its best. There can be no more magical sight than the sun as it disappears behind the islands in a riot of pink, red and purple, setting the mountains of Rum and Skye ablaze with colour.
Lochailort | Loch Ailort cuts its way in from the Ardnamurchan peninsula. The loch, with its clean and sheltered waters was where Scottish fish farming was pioneered. Just a mile further north at Polnish the road passes the old white church which was used in the film 'Local Hero'.
The Small Isles | Unlike many groups each island is distinct and different in geography, agronomy, population and ownership. From Muck in the south, through Eigg with its tooth-like Sgurr, and Rum, mountainous and mysterious in the clouds, to Canna in the north, the Islands offer a wonderful variety of scenery, wildlife and lifestyle.
Knoydart | The Knoydart peninsula is only accessible by boat from Mallaig or by a 20 mile hike on foot. A wonderful area for walking and camping, this is truly a miles-from-anywhere, get-away-from-it-all place. The Old Forge has the accolade of being the most remote pub in mainland Britain

Accommodation | B&B, Eating Out

The Old Forge

The Old Forge, mainland Britain’s remotest pub (Guinness book of records) warmly welcomes you to Inverie, Knoydart.

Enjoy our hospitality whilst eating locally caught fresh seafood with a breathtaking view across Inverie Bay. Complement your meal with a glass of wine from our carefully selected wine menu or a pint of traditional real ale. We also stock a wide selection of other beverages.

There are no roads in or out, it’s an 18 mile hike over munros or a 7 mile sea crossing to reach us but it’s well worth the trip.

We have 10 moorings available at £15.00 per night or free if you dine with us. We also have hot showers for yachties.


“The Knoydart Snugs” are a wee comfortable Deluxe accommodation situated on The Old Byre Premises, with independent access. “The Knoydart Snug” concept is based on the Stalking history of the Knoydart Peninsula:
• Stalking Lodge Deco & outstanding sea view
• Under floor heating + a lovely fireplace with peat stove
• Spacy Bathroom & private washing machine & dryer
• King size double bed, + a single bed or Twin-bedded room (for child or visiting friend)
• High class Pool Table in the centre of the loft
• Comfy sofa by the fire
• B&O Sound system for Apple devices and a Nespresso coffee machine with selection of various Arabica coffees
• High Quality Linen & bedding is provided along with complementary Highland hand made soap.
• Free Wi-Fi
• Check in time is between 3:00pm and 5:30pm
• As a guest privilege a window table will always be available for you to dine at the Old Forge
Good News! Our Dog friends are very welcome, if the owner brings their own pet basket.


Dinner, Bed and Breakfast
The packages on offer for 2 people (or more) at £100.00 per person per night are:
1) 4 nights from Monday 3pm to Friday 10 am, including a three course dinner for two and bottle of House Wine (red or white) each evening and cereal breakfast.
2) 3 nights from Friday 3pm to Monday 10 am, including a three course dinner for two and bottle of House Wine (red or white) each evening and cereal breakfast.

Opening Hours

Opening Hours
2017 Season - 3pm to 11pm every day except Wednesdays

For further information and sample menu please follow the link to our website. Alternatively contact us direct using the form below or phone 01687 462267


Mr JP Robinet
The Old Forge Public House
By Mallaig
PH41 4PL

Tel: 01687 462267

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