The ISLES OF MULL AND IONA

Swimming holidays in Scotland

slow down and immerse yourself in the untamed beauty of the Inner Hebrides

Whether you have a love of cold water dipping for its health and wellbeing benefits, a desire to challenge yourself to swim in iconic caves, or simply the need to take a break, we guarantee unique and wonderful experiences. Being local to Mull we have an intimate knowledge of the Inner Hebrides and take you to spectacular, hidden swim spots. We offer retreats for all abilities and ambitions as well as bespoke trips for groups.

Working with local businesses underpins our commitment to maintaining collaborative relationships with the community, contributing to the sustainability of the islands’ economies and helping to preserve their unique environments.

Retreats

 3 and 5 night cold water dipping and guided wild swim retreats year round in the seas, lochs and fairy pools of Mull and Iona. 

Swim Coaching

Whether you are looking to learn to swim, improve your swimming technique, join a swimming community or try something new, there is a swim session for you.

WellBeing

For some time now GPs have been prescribing exercise and connection with the natural world as being beneficial to body and mind.

Advice

Make sure you have the right kit for the open water – it will keep you warm, safe and make your experience all the more enjoyable.

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Delighted we are at no 1 in the Guardian’s Top 10 UK Active Breaks for 2024!
We still have places on our March retreat - visit our website to book! www.wildhebrideanswimming.com/retreats
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To find out about all of our retreats in 2024 and 2025 please click link 👇www.wildhebrideanswimming.com/retreats
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Lovely, chilly, January day for a dip with a beautiful soul (and a big hearted canine!)💕😀 #coldwaterimmersion #coldwaterswimming #outdoors #outdooradventures #visitmullandiona #wildaboutargyll #visitscotland #openwaterswimming #coldwaterdipping
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Going from the confines of the swimming pool to open waters can be as daunting as it is thrilling. But it’s worth the plunge! Click on the Blog link in my bio or head over to my website to read about how to do it safely: https://wildhebrideanswimming.com/from-pool-to-seas-lochs/

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Slow down and immerse yourself in the untamed beauty of the Inner Hebrides. Our retreats combine relaxation with adventure against the dramatic backdrop of the Scottish Highlands. 

There is something for everyone - all abilities, all ambitions:

🐟 We help beginners build their open water confidence
🐦 We take adventure seekers swimming in caves
🦭 We help dippers dip slowly and safely 

🏡 Our charming guesthouse provides a wonderfully cosy stay with a variety of room options all with private bathrooms
🔥 There are wood burners, and a hot tub in the garden
👩‍🍳 Our private chef prepares nutritious and delicious food sourced locally and sustainably 
💆‍♀️ Our massage therapist comes across from Iona to provide treatments
🧘‍♀️ A yoga class provides a relaxing end to the day

Click on the link in my bio to go to my website where you’ll find more information on our 2024 retreats! 🏊‍♀️ 🏊‍♂️ If you’re not sure which retreat is for you, fill out the enquiry form and I’ll give you a call. ☺️
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⭐️ Credit to Laura and Leanne for the videos ❤️ 
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Get in touch

Give Emma a call or send a message. Emma speaks fluent English, French and Spanish.

07770 483 063

INFO@WILDHEBRIDEANSWIMMING.COM