The Carriage Lodge
from £143 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:
from £143 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:
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Lodge / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 10
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Lodge / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 10
The Carriage Lodge is a property we are proud to say is second to none. Originally part of the coach house to the magnificent Arden House and nestling in its estate, a five minute walk will take you to the banks of stunning Loch Lomond.
The Carriage Lodge is the perfect self-catering property for larger groups of family and friends looking to experience a relaxing break in a beautiful location.
The original building was constructed in 1868, but internally the Carriage Lodge offers all the comforts you would expect in contemporary accommodation.
The Carriage Lodge offers a perfect location. Its setting is tranquil and peaceful but it also benefits from easy access to everything the surrounding area has to offer.
The property is accessed by way of a gated archway leading to a pretty courtyard area. Inside four lovely bedrooms can accommodate 8-10 guests in luxurious comfort and the stunning lounge is a perfect place for family and friends to gather after a day exploring the surrounding area. Outside, the large private garden and patio area offer another place to relax and unwind.
The Carriage Lodge is only a 20 minute drive from Glasgow Airport and is 5 minutes from Balloch, where an array of inns and restaurants can be found. The “Cruin” restaurant and bar is within walking distance, as are Duck Bay Marina and the internationally acclaimed Cameron House Hotel and Carrick Golf Resort.
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||On the banks of Loch Lomond 1 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||4 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Glasgow International Airport 29 km, Nearest railway: Balloch Train Station 4 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (2), Single beds (4), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Secure parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Wheelchair users|
|Further details indoors|
The Carriage Lodge enjoys a modern and comfortable interior.
Our accommodation consists of:
• Bedroom 1 - King size bed with en-suite shower
• Bedroom 2 – Double bed
• Bedroom 3 - 2 x twin beds plus double sofa bed
• Bedroom 4 – 2 x twin beds ( located on ground floor )
• Luxurious bathroom with separate shower
• Ground floor shower room
• Fantastic lounge with full Sky TV
• Secluded large garden with terrace containing beautiful patio furniture and barbecue.
• Fully equipped dining kitchen
• Utility room with washing machine
• Central heating
• Ample Parking
• Towels and linen
• Welcome pack
|Further details outdoors|
The property has a large private and secluded garden with a beautiful seated patio area where you can enjoy barbecues- weather permitting! A 5 minute stroll through a meadow brings you to the waters edge of Loch Lomond and its stunning scenery.
A secure parking area provides ample space for multiple vehicles.
25% of the holiday price is required at the time of booking and the balance payable 4 weeks prior to arrival.
Payment to be made by:
Credit/Debit card via Pay Pal (3% surcharge)
•A full refund will be available only if we manage to re-let the accommodation
Accommodation will be available from 3pm on day of arrival and guests to vacate by 11am on day of departure
A charge will be made for any damage caused
Smoking is not permitted inside the accommodation
The Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park region
Argyll, the Isles, Loch Lomond, Stirling and Trossachs
This is the birthplace of Scotland, the cradle of its Christianity and nationhood, and the focal point of much of its dramatic history.
Here you can savour the atmosphere of Hebridean islands, the charm of rural villages and the natural frontier which separates the rugged grandeur of the West Highlands from the gentler beauty of the Lowlands.
Here too, you can trace the footsteps of heroes like St Columba, Sir William Wallace, Robert the Bruce and Mary, Queen of Scots ... and of outlaws like Rob Roy.
These are lands where you can glimpse an eagle, an osprey, a wildcat, a fine antlered stag or even whales and dolphins. And if the fancy takes you, you can enjoy the spectacle of a Highland Games, the warmth of a traditional folk night or the flavour of a local food festival.
Scotland's first great travel writer, Sir Walter Scott, was captivated by the beauty of this fascinating area. In his best-selling poem, 'The Lady of the Lake', he wrote of the landscapes around Loch Katrine:
'From Kintyre to Killin and Tobermory to Tillicoultry, an open invitation awaits you in these heartlands of Scotland.'
The same is as true today as it was in Scott's time.
Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park
Loch Lomond is located in central Scotland and is well positioned for touring around the national park, the west coast and islands, the trossachs to the east, Glasgow (30 mins) and Edinburgh (90 mins) . It presents the perfect holiday location, set amidst one of Scotland's ”most idyllic and unspoilt areas, with the largest” expanse of fresh water in Britain and the backdrop of the mountains looming beyond.
It is also ideally situated for touring within Scotland with The Highlands to the north of the Loch, the West Coast and Islands a short drive away and Central Scotland, Glasgow and Edinburgh to the east.
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7 Oct 2011
"Definitely would stay again."
The Lodge was a great treat to stay in. Although there are other properties nearby, the Lodge is very private, with an extensive garden and very spacious, modern rooms. We stayed with a group of friends who all enjoyed the setting as well as the welcome pack goodies! The owners truly spoil you - all the basic food cupboard stuff is there, as well as some luxuries.... I won't spoil it! Thank you once again.
4 Oct 2011
From the minute you walk into the lodge,it is very comfortable ,with all the mod cons ,set in the most beautiful settings,most pleasureable ,all the family loved it.
31 Aug 2011
"Excellent Accommodation - Highly recommend it"
Stayed with a group of friends and couldn't have got anywhere better. The house is beautifully decorated with everything you could need. Great location with only a 15 minute walk away from Duck Bay Marina. Would highly recommend this property and many thanks to Kenny (owner) for being so helpful.
29 Aug 2011
"Stunning Loch Lomond Retreat"
11 of us spent two nights at this beautiful self-catering house. The property is beautifully presented throughout, and also has lovely bedlinen, towels and excellent power showers. The garden is fabulous too. Very generous "welcome pack" also left for us, which was a pleasant bonus. If I had a negative, it's a silly one, in that the dish washer needs fixed very soon, as it kept leaking (and quite badly). All in all I would recommend this house to anyone, as it's a fabulous place to spend some time. Thanks to Kenny and Kathryn for everything. We'll be back :-)
Thank you very much for your feedback on The Carriage Lodge. We are so pleased that your group enjoyed your stay. Regarding the dishwasher- we have had an engineer have a look at it and it is now working fine. Thanks again.
19 Aug 2011
"Excellent accomodation with comfort"
Stayed with the extended family and the amenities and house was very comfortable. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Carriage Lodge. Very clean and well maintained with beautiful large garden.
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