October 2016

Post office moves into Yot Spot Shop - opening 10th October 2016! To compliment the facilities already on offer at the Yot Spot we are thrilled to now host the local post office for the village of Ardrishaig!

September 2016

Yot Spot announced as finalist for Best Newcomer at the Scottish Outdoor and Leisure Awards!

Summer 2016

We are delighted with our haul of award nominations this year! Please see here for the press release

We're having a busy old time here at the Yot Spot, the bike hire and canal transit assistance has been particularly popular!

April 2016

Canal transit assistance - The Yot Spot are delighted to announce we will be offering a service of assisted passage through the Crinan Canal. Please call 01546 602777 for details.

March 2016

We now have all our facilities up and running. The restaurant and take away have been surprisingly busy for the time of year. The shop, the laundry, the showers and the bike hire are all going well and we're looking forward to a busy season.

January 2016

Press Release January 2016

January 2016

Happy New Year everyone. We're now running our full compliment of services, with the shop and restaurant open 7 days per week. We look forward to seeing you all down here soon...

December 2015

The restaurant is up and running! Great news to finish the year as we appoint our new chef Angus MacNeil to head up the kitchen. Angus has come in with exciting ideas for the menu, having worked previously in various restaurants gaining and maintaining rosettes. 

October 2015

We officially open the doors to the shop, the showers and the laundry on Monday 12th of October...

September 2015

We are now looking for enthusiastic, local staff for the restaurant and kitchen. Please drop CVs in to the Yot Spot, or use the contact page on this site to get in touch...

August 2015

Following some unexpected issues with the building we are doing everything we can to get the doors open and catch the end  of the season. The shop is finished inside, as are the laundry and the shower room. We have our hire bikes ready to go, and the restaurant just needs some finishing touches.

July 2015

Crowdfunding success! We hit our target with 40 minutes to spare. The interior work on the building is going well and we expect to open soon...

June 2015

Keys to be handed over this month, and crowd funding underway...

April 2015

Almost there! It looks like we'll be getting the keys within the next couple of weeks, and we should be open in the late summer of 2015

November 2014

The work continues at Pier Square and we are now looking at opening late spring. The repairs to the roof of the building have caused a slight delay, but these are well underway now, and the interior work is progressing as planned.

September 2014

We have just had word that the planning consent has finally come through after a lengthy delay due to the building being in a flood risk zone! Work will start at the end of September, and we aim to have the restaurant open and the chandlery, gift shop and other services up and running in the new year!