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Ardgartan, Argyll and Bute

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Ardgartan, Argyll and Bute

Ardgartan is a village in Argyll and Bute, Scotland. A youth hostel run by the Scottish Youth Hostels Association operated for 70 years in Ardgartan until it was closed in 2002.
Post townAlexandria
Administrative CountyArgyll and Bute
Traditional CountyArgyllshire
OS GridNN2702
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Ambulance AuthorityScottish

Other names by which Ardgartan, Argyll and Bute has been known in the past


Ardgartan, Argyll and Bute in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Ardgarten, small peninsula, Argyllsh., between Glencroe and L. Long. Ardgarten Ho. is 2 m. from Arrochar.

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