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Motherwell, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Close to the Trossachs Holiday Park, the Black Bull offers great food with a warm atmosphere. Dog friendly and there is a curtesy bus that takes you to and from the holiday park to the Black Bull. Great! Highly recommend the beef and Yorkshire pudding. The apple crumble with cream was delicious too. Thanks to the staff for making us... More 

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1 Thank Bernadette G
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful stay and set in a lovely village. Staff were very friendly and couldn't do enough for you. Lovely full Scottish breakfast and comfortable bed. Room was large and clean. Definitely recommend it.

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2 Thank haylcall
Port Bannatyne, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Popped in around 8pm whilst staying at nearby Trossachs Holiday Park. Four adults plus 9 month old granddaughter. We were immediately made welcome and served with delicious food from a well stocked menu. Young lad who served us couldn't have been more helpful and friendly. Would definitely go back. Superb! Ps FYI hotel runs a shuttle bus from the holiday... More 

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1 Thank gordonbute
Lincolnshire UK
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11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

We booked this hotel/pub for one night, two rooms One room - our daughter and son in law's room- was a double en suite , all ok if a little sparse. nowhere to hang clothes. No drinking glasses but there were tea/coffee making facilities. I'm really trying to convey the positives but there were some negatives.. My husband and I... More 

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1 Thank TripNat
Edinburgh
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61 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016

We really enjoyed our night at the Black Bull: It's a well-located traditional Scottish Inn with friendly bar and staff and clean, simple rooms. The breakfast was terrific with all the trimmings needed for a 'full Scottish'. In addition there are no parking problems and small local shop just a minute away. Will return!

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1 Thank Sue C
glasgow
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41 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2016

We had pre- booked and staff put on an excellent home made spread of soup , sandwiches and sausage rolls with as much tea & coffee we could drink to go with shortbread and chocolate cakes . There were no concerns about boots .

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2 Thank taffglasgow
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2016

I've stayed at this hotel twice and I absolutely love it! Everything is just superb :) ... the food is excellent; the staff are lovely and it's so quiet that I slept really well. There are the most amazing views and brilliant walks around the area. The Black Bull is also dog-friendly, so I was able to take my dog... More 

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1 Thank 999valerie
Larbert, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Had dinner at The Black Bull last night. The food was amazing and the staff really couldn't do enough for you. When I mentioned that there was nothing on the dessert menu my son could eat because he has a milk allergy and asked if he could have a banana from the banana split or something they made him an... More 

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2 Thank Sharon M
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2016

Just spent two nights at this hotel for our anniversary. On arriving we were met by friendly staff who were very helpful. The room allocated was not really suitable although it was in very condition but unfortunately did not have sufficient space to hang our clothes. The owner had no hesitation in allocating a room that would meet our needs... More 

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2 Thank Barbara B
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15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

We own a caravan on nearby Trossachs holiday park only 1 mile from this hotel so visit frequently.... If you are ever in the area don't miss a visit to this wonderful establishment... Warm and welcoming with very friendly owner and staff...nothing is too much trouble for them... Cosy,snug bar area and lovely resturant....pool room as well... Food is superb... More 

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2 Thank Stewart H

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  • Free Parking
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Address: Main Street, Gartmore, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park FK8 3RW, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park > Gartmore
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“Did not stay at the Black Bull but had dinner with my family and three dogs. The staff were so helpful. Thank you”
 of 5 bubbles 809bernadetteg, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“we only eat there”
 of 5 bubbles taffglasgow, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“See for yourself”
 of 5 bubbles trace999, 12 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Free shuttle during high season from Cobleland Campsite.”
 of 5 bubbles msintrepid, 6 Sep 2015 | Read review
“in our room wardrope would have been good but we did stay 4 nights so had more clothes most of the other guest only seemed to stay 1 night so probably didn't need a wardrope.”
 of 5 bubbles zkiff, 16 Sep 2013 | Read review
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