Explore Scotland’s West Coast with Ross Ryan aboard Sgarbh


Unforgettable West Coast Boat Trips

Walking Iona’s white beaches, fresh lobster, an unforgettable painting trip to Saint Kilda or just a gentle day cruise.


Sgarbh, a beautiful 40 foot classic motor vessel is your perfect base for exploring Scotland’s beautiful and rugged west coast. Owner / skipper Ross Ryan is happy to tailor an exciting charter to suit your preferences for day and night trips for up to 12 guests.


Our trips

Charters can be tailored to suit your preferences with personalised itineraries. The boat can accommodate up to 12 passengers during the day and 4 passengers for overnight charters. Fresh seafood and other local produce can be prepared on board or by the hotel and served during your cruise.

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About Sgarbh

The boat has lived in Crinan and been helmed by the same family for 40 years. Sgarbh is now fully licensed for day and night trips, her cruising range (MCA Category 2) covers the entire British isles, including as far offshore as Saint Kilda.

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About Ross

Skipper Ross Ryan grew up aboard the boat and has a long history of cruising the Western Isles. He is also an artist.

Ross is happy to tailor an exciting charter to suit your preferences be it an Islay malt whisky cruise to a half day birthday trip or even something more elaborate.

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Bookings & Enquiries

To charter Sgarbh or to find out more about Crinan Classic Charters visit our contact page or call Ross on: 077 66 277 818. You can also contact the Crinan Hotel on 01546 830261