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Traveller (34)
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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“afternoon tea”(28 reviews)
“scones”(28 reviews)
“hot tub”(80 reviews)
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What's included
Public Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Pets Allowed
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
Wheelchair access
Liz Bates moved to Balmaha in 1986 & has called it home ever since. Shortly after moving she opened up her home as a Bed & Breakfast to weary walkers, tourists, fishermen & anyone who needed a room for the night. Twenty five years later & she's still greeting guests from day one back...
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Balmaha | Loch Lomond, Balmaha, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G63 0JQ, Scotland
15.4 miles to Glasgow Intl Airport View nearby attractions and restaurants
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All reviewsafternoon teasconeshot tubhome bakingthe perfect hostthe main houseon arrivalpacked lunchwest highland waystayed herewarm welcomebreakfast was deliciousb and bmet lizfresh pot of teaaches and painskind hearted
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed here last night, I had friends over from Holland and they wanted to see Loch Lomond, we managed to get rooms at bay cottage, Liz Bates is a fantastic host, please give this place a try you will not be disappointed

Thank Pat B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed here after my 2nd day walking the west highland way. Liz (the owner) greeted me at the door and was so welcoming. After a nice hot shower and a short nap I awoke to the smell of freshly baked scones. I made my...More

Thank TMCinSC
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

A lovely B&B in the most beautiful setting! A friendly, warm and welcoming place to visit.. can’t recommend highly enough, such a pleasant, helpful owner! Perfect for walkers and families, lots to see and do right on the door step!

Thank BuzznPaigiepoo
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed in Balmaha because Liz Bates (proprietor) of Bay Cottages saved our bacon during the West Highland Way in 2013. Staying a night in the BnB was everything we had hoped for and more. Really fantastic. Highly recommended. Welcome was excellent, the guesthouse immaculate...More

Thank Stewart A
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Fabulous! Liz is a fantastic hostess. She makes you feel really welcome. My daughters had phoned and told her it was my birthday so there were balloons, a card and prosecco in the room and candles on the delicious chocolate cake, which my friends and...More

Thank Jane C
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Hot Tub
Details
Price range
US$92 - US$105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$92 - US$105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (34)
Room & Suite (6)
Dining (4)
Pool & Beach (1)
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"I always have annex or studio as we take our little well behaved dog."
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"They are all good"
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"fantastic accommodation, very family friendly but grown up enough"
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"There are a few rooms in the actual home and several suites on property to accommodate number in your..."
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