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Glasgow
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34 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So close to Glasgow but feels like a world away with amazing uninterrupted views across the Loch. Really warm, friendly welcome and the added plus of being licensed with comfy sofas facing the massive picture windows. We also ate there and the food was really good too. We were only there for the night but will definitely go back and... More 

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theshorehouseinn, Owner at The Shore House, responded to this review

Thank you Rob and Kate for your super review of the new Shore House. You were amongst our first guests to stay after we changed the operation from inn to guesthouse and stopped having a public bar and restaurant. You, and our other guests last weekend, obviously enjoyed the new set-up with private bar and evening meals only for residents.... More 

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29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We visited as a family on 28th October whilst staying in the area. The location is great and the food excellent along with the service, a pity it will no longer be open for non guests from 1st November....... Good luck with the change in direction.......

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theshorehouseinn, Owner at The Shore House, responded to this review

Thank you Phil for the great review of the Shore House. It was a pleasure to have you and your family here on our last weekend open as a public bar and restaurant. It's been great, after 12 years, to go out on a high note! We're sorry to disappoint all our faithful and longstanding customers but it's been a... More 

Oxford, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Following the Sat Nav we got lost but phoned them and was redirected. Drove 5 miles down a single track road (this may have been the wrong road - can't remember) and you drive along a gravel road through a Golf course. It is situated at the head of the Loch. Tide was out during our stay but a lovely... More 

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theshorehouseinn, Owner at The Shore House, responded to this review

Thank you Jan for your good review of the Shore House. It is a bit of an adventure getting to Lochgoilhead and the sat nav is not usually too accurate with our exact location but we're always happy to give directions over the phone. Since you stayed with us we have changed the way we operate and extended the breakfast... More 

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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Really nice warm welcome, was advised about breakfast in the morning , where the hairdryer was etc . When we got in to the room it did have that ' old , dated ' smell that u get when the place needs a little updated and a new carpet but It looked clean enough. I didn't get a good picture... More 

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theshorehouseinn, Owner at The Shore House, responded to this review

Thank you Joanne for your nice review of the Shore House. I'm so pleased you appreciated the welcome and many other aspects of your stay. I am rather perplexed about your comments regarding the bedding. Our linen is provided on contract hire and is usually of a very high standard but, if it is not, I need to be told... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Situated in amongst some of the most beautiful scenery in the world, this place provides some fine food and drink. Was extremely happy with my King Prawn pizza as was my toddler with his picnic. They sel some Local Fyne Ales also so to have Jarl and Highlander from the cask was an excellent surprise. Recommended highly big make sure... More 

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theshorehouseinn, Owner at The Shore House, responded to this review

Thank you Artur for your great review. So pleased you enjoyed your pizza and our amazing local Fyne Ale. Sadly, we are closing the restaurant and bar at the end of October and will be operating as a licensed guest house offering meals and drinks for residents only. Hope you will come and stay! Gillian Curtis More 

westhill
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Went here for evening meal on Wednesday 21st September, lovely atmospher and views to die for from our table overlooking the loch. Made to feel welcome on arrival and shown to table, good choice of menu including specials, I opted for black pudding and isle of mull scallop,lovely presented only wee niggle black pudding had been cooked in microwave and... More 

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theshorehouseinn, Owner at The Shore House, responded to this review

Thank you Shirley for your fabulous review of the Shore House. So pleased you enjoyed your evening meal with us. Sorry to say we are closing the bar and restaurant at the end of October and will be operating a licensed guest house with meals and drinks for residents only. Gillian Curtis More 

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3 reviews
Reviewed 20 September 2016

This restaurant has a really good menu , serving a variety of well cooked dishes and delicious pizzas cooked in their pizza oven. The view is wonderful and service good . It's the absolute best in the area! I can't recommend it highly enough

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theshorehouseinn, Owner at The Shore House, responded to this review

Thank Liz! That's a great review. We really appreciate your comments. Sorry to let you know we are closing the bar and restaurant from the end of October and will be operating as a licences guest house with meals and drinks for residents only. Many thanks, Gillian Curtis More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We have visited here on several occasions and found it to be of high quality, good choice on the menu and a relaxed atmosphere. Lovely surroundings and a friendly service. Reasonable prices. You can see your food being prepared which is always a positive. Always look forward to visiting.

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theshorehouseinn, Owner at The Shore House, responded to this review

Thank you Marie for your fabulous review of the Shore a House. So pleased you've enjoyed what we do and have been repeat customers. Unfortunately we have decided for various reasons to close the public bar and restaurant from the end of October. We will be operating from November as a licensed guest house with meals and drinks for residents... More 

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3 reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely meal at the shore house inn on Saturday the 10th of September for our sons 40th birthday with family & friends. The meal was excellent. The steaks were just how everyone asked for & the chicken with haggis was a treat. The owners & staff looked after us all evening to make sure we all had a... More 

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theshorehouseinn, Owner at The Shore House, responded to this review

Thank you Jeanette for you great review of your 40th birthday family meal. It was a pleasure to have you and your lovely family celebrating your special evening in our restaurant. Best wishes, Gillian Curtis More 

Stocksfield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

My sister visited in February this year and couldn't recommend highly enough so our expectations were high! It is my mother in laws 70th today so we chose here to visit. Easy to book over the phone the evening before. Food was fantastic and service great. Can highly recommend the pizzas, never had one with haggis on before but definitely... More 

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theshorehouseinn, Owner at The Shore House, responded to this review

Thank you Sharon for your excellent review of the Shore House. I and my team are delighted that your family celebration was such a success. Now you've discovered how good haggis is as a pizza topping you should try it with black pudding too! Glad you had a great time in lovely Lochgoilhead. Gillian Curtis More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Shore House loch-side guesthouse sits on the waters edge at the head of beautiful Loch Goil. Formerly an inn, the Shore House offers bed, breakfast and evening meals exclusively for residents only. There are four comfortable en-suite bedrooms, a residents bar and stunning loch-view lounge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Shore House

Address: Lochgoilhead | Argyll, Lochgoilhead, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park PA24 8AA, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park > Lochgoilhead
Price Range: £87 - £97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Room 2 has nice view.”
 of 5 bubbles 468jant, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a loch view”
 of 5 bubbles gacks, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The loch view is so special”
 of 5 bubbles 496sophiew, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“ask for a room with a loch view”
 of 5 bubbles elainer563, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Some have better views - worth paying for the slightly better room although the public areas also have the view”
 of 5 bubbles P8227YXmarkm, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
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