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Balloch Castle Country Park
Balloch Castle Country Park
Attraction type: Parks
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Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre
Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre
Owner description: Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre is located in the natural woodland. With purpose built housings, it is an ideal setting for nearly 40 Birds of Prey & Owls. The centre is home to... more Owner description: Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre is located in the natural woodland. With purpose built housings, it is an ideal setting for nearly 40 Birds of Prey & Owls. The centre is home to over 20 Owls, representing every native species as well as unique or unusual species from other parts of the world. See "Orla", the magnificent Golden Eagle. And learn of our successes in rehabilitation of wild Birds of Prey & Owls in conjunction with the Scottish SPCA. An educational day out for all ages, and a chance to relax in wonderful surroundings. less
Attraction type: Nature & Wildlife Areas
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Loch Lomond Shores
Loch Lomond Shores
Owner description: Loch Lomond Shores is a stunning visitor destination set on the southern tip of Loch Lomond. With views up the Loch to Ben Lomond, the scenery is amazing. Come for the day and... more Owner description: Loch Lomond Shores is a stunning visitor destination set on the southern tip of Loch Lomond. With views up the Loch to Ben Lomond, the scenery is amazing. Come for the day and visit our lovely shops, our great Aquarium, Bird of Prey Centre, Aerial Adventure Course, Adventure Golf and have lunch or refreshments in one of our eateries, or simply let the kids enjoy our playpark whilst you sit back and relax. If you want to get even more active then you can hire bikes, boats, canoes, Segways, quadricycles or just sit back on a loch cruise or waterbus and let someone else do the hard work. less
Attraction type: Neighbourhoods
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Balloch VisitScotland iCentre
Balloch VisitScotland iCentre
Owner description: Balloch Information Centre is located in the beautiful red sandstone Old Station Building in the centre of Balloch, directly opposite Balloch Central train station. Balloch is a... more Owner description: Balloch Information Centre is located in the beautiful red sandstone Old Station Building in the centre of Balloch, directly opposite Balloch Central train station. Balloch is a charming town located at the southern edge of Loch Lomond and is a great base for exploring the beautiful Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park. For those that enjoy the great outdoors, Balloch is a great place to get active both on land and on water with a wide range of activities on offer throughout the year. A warm welcome awaits you at Balloch VisitScotland Information Centre where the knowledgeable staff will assist you in how to spend the perfect day in Balloch, providing you with a local map and many suggestions as to what you can do. You can also purchase discounted tickets for local attractions to include the Loch Lomond Sealife Centre and the Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre. There is also a wide selection of Scottish gifts that can be purchased from the Information Centre, such as Harris Tweed bags and purses, shortbread and a wide selection of guide books and maps. Getting to Balloch couldn't be easier! Trains leave frequently from Glasgow city centre directly to Balloch and Scottish Citylink coaches pass Balloch as they travel north. Balloch is well connected by road by the A82 and A811. less
Attraction type: Visitor Centres
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Maid of the Loch
Maid of the Loch
Attraction type: Historic Sites; Ships

All places to eat » Places to eat

Cucina Ristorante
Cucina Ristorante
Ranked #1 of 25 Restaurants in Balloch
Price: US$ 6 - US$ 28
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
Good for: Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Dining options: Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
The Stables Restaurant
The Stables Restaurant
Ranked #2 of 25 Restaurants in Balloch
Cuisines: Bar, British, Scottish
Good for: Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Dining options: Brunch, After-hours, Dinner, Lunch, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Balloch House
Balloch House
Ranked #3 of 25 Restaurants in Balloch
Price: US$ 6 - US$ 32
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, International
Good for: Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Dining options: Brunch, After-hours, Dinner, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Digital Payments, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Television, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
The Kilted Skirlie
The Kilted Skirlie
Ranked #4 of 25 Restaurants in Balloch
Price: US$ 6 - US$ 20
Cuisines: British, Scottish
Good for: View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Dining options: Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
The Macchiato's
The Macchiato's
Ranked #5 of 25 Restaurants in Balloch
Cuisines: Italian, Mexican, Indian, Asian, British, Balti
Good for: Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Dining options: Dinner, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodation » Where to stay - Budget

Dumbain Farm
3.0 of 5
Dumbain Farm
US$ 25 - US$ 28 (£ 20 - £ 22)
Ranked #9 of 24 Balloch B&B and Inns
Braeburn Cottage
Braeburn Cottage
US$ 25 - US$ 35
Ranked #11 of 24 Balloch B&B and Inns
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Tir-Na-N'og Guest House
US$ 38 - US$ 63 (£ 30 - £ 50)
Ranked #22 of 24 Balloch B&B and Inns

All accommodation » Where to stay - Midrange

Lomond Woods Holiday Park
Lomond Woods Holiday Park
US$ 65 - US$ 320
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Queen of the Loch
Queen of the Loch
US$ 85 - US$ 166
Ranked #1 of 24 Balloch B&B and Inns
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Sunnyside B&B
3.0 of 5
Sunnyside B&B
US$ 61 - US$ 97
Ranked #2 of 24 Balloch B&B and Inns
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Luxury

Woodvale B&B
4.0 of 5
Woodvale B&B
US$ 69 - US$ 203 (£ 54 - £ 160)
Ranked #3 of 24 Balloch B&B and Inns
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Gowanlea Guest House
4.0 of 5
Gowanlea Guest House
US$ 94 - US$ 109 (£ 74 - £ 86)
Ranked #4 of 24 Balloch B&B and Inns
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The Waterhouse Inn
4.0 of 5
The Waterhouse Inn
US$ 87 - US$ 121
Ranked #12 of 24 Balloch B&B and Inns
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.