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    The Old School House

    Gartocharn, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Alexandria G83 8SB, Scotland
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    Reviewed 28 July 2016

    Everything you'd expect from a b&b, comfortable clean room and lovely breakfast. No problem with preordering salmon the night before as I don't eat meat. Hilary gave good advice about the area. An RSPB site is adjacent to the Old School House. Would highly recommend...More

    Thank Granneh
    Response from Hilary S, Owner at The Old School HouseResponded 30 July 2016

    Thanks for taking the trouble to review your stay. It is very much appreciated !

    Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

    We stayed one night at the Old School House and loved it. The property is well situated with a beautiful back yard. Our room was massive with a very comfortable bed and large bathroom. Everything was neat, clean, cheerful, well-decorated. You could tell there had...More

    Thank btgolder
    Response from Hilary S, Owner at The Old School HouseResponded 11 July 2016

    It was lovely to meet you both and it was great that you packed so much into your short stay here. And thanks so much for posting such a kind review!

    Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

    We were staying at the Old School House as some friends were getting married near Loch Lomond. The rooms were extremely comfortable and clean. The owner was great, she was really friendly and welcoming and also helped show us where we were and what was...More

    1  Thank James H
    Response from Hilary S, Owner at The Old School HouseResponded 29 June 2016

    Thanks James for taking the time to review The Old School House, it is very much appreciated. Weddings are very popular around Loch Lomond and many guests choose to stay here. I have learnt that breakfast is an important part of the wedding party itinerary...More

    Reviewed 11 June 2016

    We have been staying with Hilary at The Old School House for a number of years, with good reason to return when we can. The rooms are excellently appointed, very comfortable, fastidiously clean, and all en suite. The house is perfectly situated to explore what...More

    Thank frankenglish
    Response from Hilary S, Owner at The Old School HouseResponded 13 June 2016

    When you and your family or friends stop here, its like an old friend arriving and I know Hamish, the cat, thinks so too! Thanks Frank for taking the time to post such a kind review. Hope to see you again in the not too...More

    Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

    Really friendly welcome by the lovely owner. Very clean and comfortable room and a good peaceful night's sleep. Had a great meal in the local village and a lovely breakfast around the big table meeting very nice guests from Dublin and Australia. We would definitely...More

    Thank rex_kellett
    Response from Hilary S, Owner at The Old School HouseResponded 5 June 2016

    Thanks for seeking my place out last minute on your journey home and thanks even more for taking the trouble to write such a kind review. Great to meet you both and your very well behaved four-legged companion. Its very much appreciated. :-)

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$59 - US$111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    Room Tips
    "Single room is off of the Lounge / breakfast room. It overlooks the garden. I believe all the others..."
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    "All equally good, so no choice necessary."
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    "Very quiet area but I expect the rooms overlooking the back, away from the road, will be quieter."
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    "Ground floor room has big bathroom, so good for dogs bed/bowls etc."
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