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Lovely staff

Me and my friends had only a few hours to visit Balloch so we decided to go to the tourist... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
leonormendonca13
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The friendliest people with the best advices!

People were super friendly and gave us the best pieces of advice of what to do in the time we had... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
raquelpialves
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Balloch Information Centre is located in the beautiful red sandstone Old Station Building in the centre of Balloch, directly opposite Balloch Central train station. Balloch is a charming town located at the southern edge of Loch Lomond and is a...more
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Old Station Building Balloch Road | Old Station Building, Balloch, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G83 8SS, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Me and my friends had only a few hours to visit Balloch so we decided to go to the tourist information to receive some advice on what to see and do. Everyone was super nice with us and we were recommend a really good route!...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank leonormendonca13
Reviewed 5 days ago

People were super friendly and gave us the best pieces of advice of what to do in the time we had! I totally recommend passing there!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank raquelpialves
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super friendly team with good inside tips on how to get the most of Balloch in the available time! Should stop by before starting your visit!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank bru7u5
Reviewed 9 November 2018

This is a lovely visitor's centre with great items for sale for those looking for Loch Lomond souvenirs. The staff were extremely friendly.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bronwen L
LyndsayM176, Assistant Area Manager at Balloch VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Hello Bronwen L, Thank you for your lovely review of the Balloch iCentre. I will make sure to pass this on to the team and I know they will be delighted to read this. Thanks again, Lyndsay M

Reviewed 28 October 2018

We went here to get accomadation very helpful rang a number of places for us lots of good info as you would expect

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gary D
LyndsayM176, Assistant Area Manager at Balloch VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Hello Gary D, Thank you for your kind review. I will make sure to pass this onto the team in the Balloch iCentre. Kindest Regards, Lyndsay M

Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

While staying for a long weekend in Balloch, we popped into the visitors centre. The staff were friendly and polite. The inside was clean and tidy, and filled with absolutely anything you'd need for a stay in the area and indeed Scotland. There's some nice...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bruce1964
LyndsayM176, Assistant Area Manager at Balloch VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Hello Bruce1964, Many thanks for taking the time to leave such a nice review. I will make sure to pass this onto the team in the Balloch iCentre, and I know they will be delighted with it. Kindest Regards, Lyndsay M

Reviewed 7 October 2018

We visited here last month while staying in Balloch, to ask what there was to do that day. A very helpful person told us to buy SeaLife tickets there instead of at the sealife centre as they were nearly half the price. The woman recognised...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jane C
LyndsayM176, Assistant Area Manager at Balloch VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Hello Jane C, Thank you for your kind review. My colleague Angela remembers you well! I'm glad you had an enjoyable time, and that the information provided to you helped you make the most of your time in the area of Loch Lomond. Perhaps we...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018

We were in Balloch when storm Ali hit in September. The staff in the centre were very helpful in trying to get transport for us. The shop is very interesting too with lots of bits and bobs for souveniers.More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Carole S
LyndsayM176, Assistant Area Manager at Balloch VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Hello Carole S, Wow, I was also working the day of Storm Ali and it certainly was quite a storm! I'm glad that the team managed to help you out with transport to get you to where you needed to be. Perhaps you will come...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018

A warm and welcoming place right in the centre of Balloch. Well stocked little gift shop with racks of tourist information.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ionay1
LyndsayM176, Assistant Area Manager at Balloch VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Hello ionay1, Thank you so much for your kind review. I will make sure to pass this onto the team in the Balloch iCentre. They will be delighted to read this. Kindest Regards, Lyndsay M

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

We stayed in Balloch and luckily right across the street were the helpful ladies at the Visitor Center. They provided us with advice and maps and brochures. Their advice was spot on.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kellylg2018
LyndsayM176, Assistant Area Manager at Balloch VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Hello Kelly L G, Thank you for your kind review of the Balloch iCentre. I will make sure to pass this onto the team who I know will be delighted to read this. Kindest Regards, Lyndsay M

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liztyson667
28 January 2018|
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Response from LyndsayM176 | Property representative |
Hell liztyson6 Balloch Castle Country Park is a fantastic area to visit with your dog. It has as a great variety of riverside, loch shore, woodland and meadow paths, as well as plenty of open parkland. The gardens are... More
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JoeScorpio
Spa type packages in Balloch or within walking distance - My wife is currently in Balloch awaiting the birth of her newest grandchild. She takes a daily walk to Loch Loman Shores (that I do know), however I do not know the area at all and would like to know if there is any Spa within walking distance of Balloch? My wife is a bit stressed right now as the baby has not yet arrived and I thought a day where she could be pampered (Spa, massage, manicure, pedicure or something similar that would be totally for her to relax a bit). There are many packages I see on Groupon in Glasgow but that would require driving and it has to be within walking disctance that she could do at her convenience. Any assistance or suggestion would be much appreciated Thanks Joe at gmail you can reach me at joe dot kurtzke
13 December 2015|
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Response from Tosher100 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but there is a train station right opposite the Ballock visitors centre (trains every half hour). The train takes you straight into Glasgow at the Central railway station(approx.: 20/30mins journey),So you could use... More
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