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Sweeney's Cruises

Balloch, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Scotland
+44 1389 752376
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Excellent cruise on Loch Lomond with interesting and pleasant stop in Luss

I've taken boat cruises on Loch Katrine, Loch Ness, and this one on Loch Lomond from Balloch to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lewis314
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Durham, North Carolina
Fantastic!!

Just back from a 1 hour cruise today. Absolutely loved it. The staff were absolutely lovely and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LadyShazza
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Scotland
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Scottish Tourist Board 4-star tours on Loch Lomond. One Hour Experience Tour operates year round with additional Two Hour Island Discovery and Evening Sunset Cruises available during the summer months.All cruises have live commentary, bar and toilet facilities.
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  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Balloch, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've taken boat cruises on Loch Katrine, Loch Ness, and this one on Loch Lomond from Balloch to Luss and back. All of the rides were quite enjoyable, but I would rate this one as the best of the three. Be sure to choose the...More

Thank lewis314
SweeneysCruises, Marketing Manager at Sweeney's Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Good Afternoon, We are very pleased to read you enjoyed your recent cruise with ourselves (and we agree Luss is a beautiful little village) The views on Loch Lomond are second to none! We look forward to hopefully welcoming you back on board in future...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just back from a 1 hour cruise today. Absolutely loved it. The staff were absolutely lovely and the scenery is breathtaking. It was freezing outside though and I ended up admitting defeat and going inside on the way back but can’t wait to go again...More

Thank LadyShazza
SweeneysCruises, Marketing Manager at Sweeney's Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Good Afternoon, Thank you for your recent message, we are very pleased you enjoyed our cruise so much, that our staff were accommodating and the scenery lived up to expectation. We look forward to hopefully welcoming you on board the 2 hour cruise in future!...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did the 1-hour cruise of Loch Lomond, very informative via the commentary and the large boat had an inside and outside deck, bar, coffee and tea and toilets. the staff are very approachable and informative. we paid £10.50 each and it was the best...More

Thank Paul S
SweeneysCruises, Marketing Manager at Sweeney's Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good Afternoon Paul, We are very pleased to read you enjoyed your cruise with ourselves so much! We are privileged to be one of the highlights on your trip to Scotland! Always lovely to read nice comments regarding our staff too! If you are ever...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Attended a wedding and part of the celebration was a cruise on Loch Lomond. Nice boat 🚣- excellent customer service by friendly staff and well presented snacks whilst out on the Loch. All in all it was superb with stunning scenery and amazing views of...More

Thank Trueblue1873
SweeneysCruises, Marketing Manager at Sweeney's Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good Afternoon, We are very pleased to read you enjoyed your recent cruise with ourselves and for your lovely comments regarding our boat and staff! The team do work very hard to ensure you receive the best service and experience all round! We look forward...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pleasant cruise, 2hours is about the right duration. Saw plenty but don’t think the commentary adds much (some might like it though)More

Thank Roger B
SweeneysCruises, Marketing Manager at Sweeney's Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good Afternoon Roger, I hope you are well. Thank you for your recent review of your experience on board our 'Island Discovery' tour - the 2 hour cruise is one of our more popular cruises - a good duration on board which allows you to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice ship to take out into the Loch. Seating up top was a bit chilly for the cold day we were having. Sat in the back of the top deck and wind was not as bad and I was able to take pictures of all...More

Thank dhen
SweeneysCruises, Marketing Manager at Sweeney's Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good Afternoon, Thank you for your recent review of your experience on board our cruise. Well done for managing to sit up top in this chilly weather! It is worth it for the views - and we are pleased you managed to get some photographs...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely time in the hour long cruise. The boat is clean and comfortable with good viewing all over. The views are spectacular, even in the rain! Got loads of beautiful photos. The recorded information throughout the cruise is interesting and adds to...More

Thank Ashley W
SweeneysCruises, Marketing Manager at Sweeney's Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Ashley! Thank you for your lovely feedback! We are very pleased you enjoyed your recent trip with Sweeney's Cruises and that you had a comfortable and pleasant experience. The views are second to none - please feel free to share some of your lovely...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A perfect way to see Loch Lomnd. Margaret in the booking booth set the scene, wonderfully welcoming and chatty. The cruise itself was comfortable and the on board staff very informative giving us a full commentary about the history, flora and fauna of the area....More

Thank Richard G
SweeneysCruises, Marketing Manager at Sweeney's Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good Afternoon Richard, Thank you for your lovely comments! Margaret is a little hidden gem we are extremely proud of having as part of our team - so we are pleased to read she was very welcoming to you and that you enjoyed the cruise...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We got the water bus across from Balmaha to Luss. The trip took thirty minutes each way and they allowed our large dog(Newfoundland) to travel to. The views from the boat were fantastic and the two man crew friendly.

Thank John C
SweeneysCruises, Marketing Manager at Sweeney's Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good Afternoon, We are pleased to read you enjoyed your recent cruise with ourselves (and your dog too!) We always like to hear feedback regarding your experience with Sweeney's Cruises Hopefully we will see you again in future Thanks SC

Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Cheap and relaxing way to see Loch Lomond would recommend to anyone visiting, the trips are very regular.

Thank razll
SweeneysCruises, Marketing Manager at Sweeney's Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good Afternoon, We are pleased to read you enjoyed your recent trip with ourselves We look forward to welcoming you on board again in future Thanks SC

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tensomerset
12 August 2017|
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Response from SweeneysCruises | Property representative |
Hello, The one hour cruise is usually aboard the Astina, our largest vessel and the least effected by waves. The best thing would be to check the weather on the day- windy days make the water choppy but it is very rarely... More
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lizhunter1956
22 June 2017|
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Response from nighthaul | Reviewed this property |
Sorry can't help you there. I didn't see anyone with a dog.
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Olol67
11 April 2017|
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Response from SweeneysCruises | Property representative |
Good morning and thank you for your enquiry. We can confirm if your group is over 10 passengers we would advise booking to ensure availability. Otherwise if you arrive 15-20 minutes prior to departure there should be no... More
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