Directions to Dunoon

Looking for directions to The Cedars? As Dunoon is actually on the mainland, getting here is possible by road as well as by sea. Either route will give you the chance to take in some beautiful Scottish scenery along the way!

Cedars Guest House Directions Inveraray Loch Fyne


Dunoon lies near the southern end of the A815 road. At its northernmost point, near Cairndow, this road joins the A83 and provides access to the town by road from Loch Lomond, Glasgow, Campbeltown, Oban and Inveraray.


Public transport within Dunoon and the surrounding area is provided by West Coast Motors & McGill’s Bus Services.

The West Coast Motors 486 service runs regularly between Dunoon town centre and Inveraray, where it connects with a Scottish Citylink service onward to Campbeltown and Oban.

McGill’s Bus Services operate service 907, a frequent coach service from Dunoon to Buchanan Street Bus Station in Glasgow. The service travels aboard the Western Ferries crossing and operates via Greenock.

West Coast Motors Coach


There are two ferry operators that provide a regular service from Gourock to Dunoon.

Western Ferries carries motor vehicles as well as foot passengers. They travel between McInroy’s Point and Hunters Quay. Discounted tickets are available if booked online in advance. These can also be purchased from various outlets – please contact us for further information.

Argyll Ferries runs a passenger only service from Gourock Pier to Dunoon breakwater. At Gourock Pier there is a regular train service, run by Scotrail providing access to Glasgow and the national rail network via the Inverclyde Line.

Sat Nav

You can also input our address to your Sat Nav:

51 Alexandra Parade
East Bay
PA23 8AF


Parking close to The Cedars is free, and available outside the front of the guest house on Alexandra Parade, or alternatively at the side of the house on Nile Street. Please park considerately with others in mind.

Whilst this is an extremely safe and peaceful area, owners park at their own risk and are responsible for their own vehicle and belongings. Locked storage for bicycles is available by prior arrangement. Please contact us for further details.