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Glenfern Guest House

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Social Circle, Georgia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The room we chose (we came early and had the pick of four rooms) was downstairs- a real help for "lugging luggage" and was delightfully themed in purple. This is by far the cleanest B+B we have ever visited- you could eat off the windowsills!The couple running the guest house were friendly, accommodating, and totally delightful. Breakfast was a well...

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Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We spent one night in this cozy bed and breakfast. We had a twin room, clean and perfect for a nice stay near Loch Lomond, which is just a short walk. We enjoyed a complete and delicious continental breakfast served by Frank, a nice, attentive and efficient man. He also gave us information about, where to go, what to visit...

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Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Stayed here for 3 nights and was very pleased with my stay. Room was clean, comfy and warm. The bed was very comfortable, there was a tea tray and kettle in the room and there was even an extra oil heater, just in case. Owners were super nice and incredibly helpful. Really helped me get the most out of my...

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Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 February 2017

My mum and I hVe just spent 2 nights at Glenfern. We found the owners very hospitable and friendly. Breakfast was excellent and room very clean and comfortable. We would highly recommend this B&B. Always at hand to give advice and places to go.

1Thank Valerie H
Hollywood, Florida
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

I am so pleased that I had the opportunity to stay here for a night during my travels through Scotland. Frank was an extremely hospitable host & did everything he could to ensure his guests had a smile on their face at all times. Noting that I was traveling solo, he introduced me to some other guests who I ended...

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Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

I and my husband planned to visit Loch lakes near by. So we thought of booking some were close by. The reviews for this guest house was excellent and thought of booking for one night. On that someone from the Guest house called us and made sure to remind us about the booking as we were very late. It was...

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Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely overnight stay and couldn't fault Glenfern. Frank (owner) was the perfect host, friendly and helpful, with lots of recommendations for the local area. The room was spotlessly clean, wifi worked well and the breakfast was lovely, hit the spot nicely! Highly recommended!

Thank georgina1895
Reviewed 26 September 2016

A warm welcome by Frank continued throughout or stay. He could not do enough to assist us.Though continental breakfast, it was lovely, well presented and plenty to eat. Would certainly go back if in that area again. Frank is a mine of information.

Thank gteorge
Rome, Italy
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

The family that is going to host you is lovely, the place offers great comfort and the house is really pretty. You will be offered free wifi, comfortable and cozy beds and a for breakfast you just have to ask. If you happen to pass near Balloch give yourself a favor and spend some time here.

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Ashington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Great location for the loch and restaurants... We booked the budget twin as it was just me and my elderly father doing a Scotland tour. Ideal for what we wanted... The room was a bit small, but clean and comfortable. Sandra and Frank a lovely couple.... Tasty fresh breakfast in the morning to set us up for our travels. Would...

1Thank Annette W

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Glenfern Guest House is situated in the delightful village of Balloch, where a warm and friendly welcome awaits you from the owners, Susan and Frank Deans. Their wish- to make your stay in this beautiful spot as relaxing and enjoyable as possible. The Guest House is just a short stroll from the southern shore of Loch Lomond, in Scotland's first National Park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Glenfern Guest House

Address: 2 Drumkinnon Road, Balloch, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G83 8SX, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park > West Dunbartonshire > Balloch
Price Range: $112 - $131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“They all looked as good as one another.”
385valerieh, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“small room,but how much do you need to sleep?”
gteorge, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Choose downstairs rooms, avoid upstairs double!”
STN1952, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“If its wifi that you require then a downstairs room would be needed, this wasn't a requirement for any of us really.”
MrsH1966, 16 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Brilliant for anyone and everyone”
laurenhI340ZT, 6 Apr 2016 | Read review
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