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Excellent 5/5 6 reviews

old smiddy cottage

Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed

Beautiful cottage situated within Loch Lomond National Park graded 4* by Scottish Tourist Board attached on to the original Blacksmiths House built over Ballagan burn that runs down to meet the waters of Loch Lomond. Private parking and free wifi. Tartan Black watch carpet in sitting room with cable tv, DVD and plenty of brochures and info on surrounding area. Well equipped Kitchen with fridgefreezer, washer/dryer, coffee maker, cooker, dishwasher and microwave. One twin en-suite bedroom with freeview tv and double en-suite bedroom. Both beds have electric blankets, clock/radios and hairdryer. All on one level. Private parking and use of patio beside burn which goes through garden.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Access Car not necessary
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Glasgow International, Nearest railway: Balloch central
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 En suites
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 5
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Shared garden
Access Parking

The Central Scotland/Strathclyde region

Situated within Loch Lomond National Park the cottage is ideal for seeing wildlife beautiful country walks and areas of natural beauty. Central for touring only 30 minutes to Glasgow, 20 minutes from Glasgow Airport, 40 minutes to Stirling

Loch Lomond National Park

Lovely quiet cottage situated within the National Park attached on to original Blacksmiths house and built over scottish burn. Ideal base for touring also minute from Loch Lomond Shores for shopping, deep sea aquarium, cycling, fishing, golfing all these amenities are minutes away as well as lovely eateries, hotels and pubs. Supermarket/petrol station nearby and bus service near door

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Review 1-6 of 6

4 Aug 2014


"Excellent, well equipped, and spotlessly clean accommodation,. Ideal for touring the area."

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to Balloch. Our main theme was the Commonwealth Games so we were very occupied! The Old Smiddy was ideal accommodation for us all to visit Glasgow and indeed spend t… More

Thankyou for lovely review so glad you enjoyed the cottage and also the very successful Commonwealth games in Glasgow. Weather was great for you too which was super. Kind regards Fiona and David

30 Apr 2014


"Absolutely Fantastic Holiday and Brilliant Hosts"

I would like to say how fantastic our holiday was at The Old Smiddy, Cottage Ballaoch Loch Lomond, we travelled from Beverley East Yorkshire and our first holiday away, The cottage was beautiful and c… More

Oh thankyou so much for the wonderful review we loved meeting you both was sad to see you going and looking forward to your next visit. Take care and keep well x

21 Mar 2014


"The Best Accomodation around Loch Lomond"

What a lovely place! It is centrally located to Loch Lomond, restaurants and shopping. The owners, Fiona & Dave, were fantastic hosts. They made sure everything was done to our liking. The accommo… More

Thankyou so much for the lovely review and it was a pleasure to meet you both, Fiona and David

19 Aug 2013


"Everything we could have wished for!"

Me and my boyfriend stayed at the Old Smiddy Apartment for a week in august 2013. We had the most magnificent vacation, mainly due to the fantastic accommodation. Everything was clean, tidy and made u… More

Thankyou Linda for the great review it was lovely meeting you and your boyfriend and appreciate your lovely comments, Fiona and David

15 Aug 2013


"Absolutely Brilliant,relaxing atmosphere,comfortable,and beautiful."

What a wonderful place-a real jewel! Before even entering the cottage we were charmed by the lovely burn and the comical strutting hens. This was also the view from the well equipped kitchen with it&… More

Thankyou so much for your wonderful comments it was a pleasure to meet you all and so glad you enjoyed The Old Smiddy Cottage x

8 Jul 2013


"Great accommodation, clean, comfortable and peaceful."

Stayed for a few days in July.A warm and non fussy welcome was received (which suited us)Simple accommodation with no complicated bits!Lovely decor in bedrooms and modern en-suites were a nice surpris… More

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