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Innkeeper's Lodge Loch Lomond

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016

This is exactly what you want when you're traveling through Britain and want to stay at an inn. The conveniences of things like an easily accessible car park, with the rustic feel of checking in with the bartender to get your room key while sipping a pint and booking your dinner reservation. Which they somehow found out that it was... More 

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Dumfries, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2016

This was our first visit to Loch Lomond and we were fortunate to have had lovely sunshine both days. The Innkeepers Lodge is excellently positioned on the River Leven as it runs into Loch Lomond. The Lodge is actually the Balloch House pub with rooms upstairs. We had room 2 which has great view out over the river and Loch.... More 

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Witham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2016

We are well travelled and have experenced shocking to 5 star plus and can't add much more to previous reviews. Great location at the bottom of the loch to visit the surrounding area's. Several different eateries a short walk as the pub grub although looks good is your normal chain food pub grub. Slight niggle that for the price it... More 

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Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

An absolute amazing stay here with my partner and 2 boys. Stunning views from our room overlooking the loch an absolute perfect location. Staff were very helpful and friendly and nothing was a bother to them. Breakfast was delicious as was the evening meal. Immaculate hotel and a very welcoming stay we had only downfall was we didn't stay long... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Have been visiting this little hotel for years and can find no faults. Staff are very welcoming and accomodation is spotless. The restuarent serves wholesome food and a good continental breakfast. Cooked breakfast if required comes at a small cost. The location is amazing central for boat,trips, walking or visiting LomondShores. Grandchildren love visiting just as their parents did when... More 

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Wetherby, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

Stayed in a family room, we had a beautiful view. The lodge offers great access to the loch, the local Park including a children's play park. There are boat rides and other family activities just over the bridge, these include tree climbing, canoeing, Segway, bike rides. We ate here twice too, the food was good and the staff were excellent,... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Great food, great location, right next to the loch, lots to do and see from boat rides to wild life centre and castle and foot paths all right next door, quaint quirky pub with great food and great staff, animal are allowed if you have any as some dog were in the pub, good selection of ale and wine on... More 

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Reviewed 29 March 2016

Great little hotel above a bar restaurant. You do check in at the bar where the terrific employees helped with everything, including getting my phone onto the wifi. The room was small but efficient. There were just a couple of items that prevented me from giving this a five star rating; there are no wash cloths (I had to use... More 

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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 March 2016

Booked for one night only but surprised by the quality. Lovely location and handy carpark. Allocated a good sized room with a view of the lake (room 1) plenty of space to move around and was excellent value for money, especially as were not expecting any form of breakfast to be included and continental was. Ate in the restaurant which... More 

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Belper, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2016

A good hotel can often be spoilt if the staff do not enjoy their work as their attitude can bring the your enjoyment down. Not here though. This is a very good hotel and thanks to the warm and friendly nature of all the staff, it makes it a great hotel. A real independent feel with lovely rooms and the... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sitting at the foot of Loch Lomond in the beautiful village of Balloch, this historic lodge is the perfect place to stay if you're looking to explore the rugged mountains and ancient history of Balloch Castle Country Park.Built in the 18th century, Balloch House has been a hotel for more than a hundred years. Today it exudes the same rustic charm, while providing budget accommodation across 12 comfy rooms. There's a hearty seasonal menu alongside daily specials, cask-conditioned ales and carefully selected wines.As for the sightseeing, you'll be spoilt for choice. Catch the early morning mists that curl across the Loch, take the historic Maid of the Loch steamer from Balloch Pier or venture out and discover the beautiful Scottish scenery of the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park. You could also visit nearby Alexandria or head into the hustle and bustle of Glasgow. In fact, there's so much to do that you might need more than a weekend to soak it all up. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Innkeeper's Lodge Loch Lomond

Address: Innkeeper's Lodge 56 Balloch Road | Balloch Road, West Dunbartonshire, Balloch, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G83 8LQ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park > West Dunbartonshire > Balloch
Price Range: $96 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Innkeeper's Lodge Loch Lomond 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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Balloch House Vintage Inn, Innkeeper`s Hotel Balloch
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“The rooms overlooking the lake/river are smoking rooms. The none smoking rooms look out the back (perhaps it should be the other way around)”
 of 5 bubbles callaghi, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Didn't stop on the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles 768ChrisW, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I was in room 7, an OK room and the shower was hot.”
 of 5 bubbles KDM999, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“No good rooms as far as I can tell.”
  • More backyard bins
  • Dirt, grime and mould on window sill.
  • Industrial bins instead of loch view
  • Even more backyard bins.
  • Dead insect and grime on window sill
  • Dirt, grime and mould on window sill and maybe even some mouse droppings.
 of 5 bubbles pmcclaff, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room with,,river view.”
 of 5 bubbles ering739, 13 Apr 2016 | Read review
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