Activities

Gourock Outdoor Swimming Pool

Gourock Outdoor Pool is a salt water public lido in Gourock, Renfrewshire, Scotland. It is the oldest heated swimming pool in Scotland.

Sailing and Boating

Castle Levan is 5 minutes' drive from Gourock Royal Yacht Club and 10 minutes from Kip Marina.

Landerston Bay

Only 5 minutes down the road from the castle is one of the Clyde's most beautiful bays/beaches. Great for picnics, walks, and a paddle!

Gourock Golf Club

Established in 1896 and situated above the picturesque town of Gourock, the golf course’s moorland layout boasts absolutely spectacular views over the River Clyde and the Argyllshire hills from every hole.

Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park

Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park is the collective name for areas of countryside set aside for conservation and recreation on the South Clyde estuary in Scotland.

Ferry to Dunoon

Independent car and passenger ferry service operating on the River Clyde between Dunoon and Gourock. The ferry is a 5-minute drive from the castle.

Waverley Paddle Steamer

The Waverley Paddle Steamer leaves from Greenock, just 20 minutes from the castle.

Ferry to Rothesay, Bite - Rothesay Castle

Gourock to Rothesay via ferry is a lovely day out, taking in Rothesay Castle.

Ferry to Isle of Arran Ferries, leaving from Ardrossan, North Ayrshire (25 miles)

You can take the ferry from Ardrossan to Brodick, which takes 55 minutes.

Canoeing and Kayaking

Loch Lomand offers both canoeing and kayaking.

Horse Riding

Horse riding is available near the castle.

Robbie Burns Museum

The birthplace of Robert Burns in Alloway, Ayrshire, is the heart of this open air museum, focusing on the poet's life and the countryside which inspired him.

Newark Castle

Located about a 25-minute drive from Levan is historic Newark Castle, run by Historic Scotland.