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Alba Accommodation

1 Alba Apartments | Ballagan, Balloch, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G83 8LY , Scotland
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The rooms are spacious and clean. The place is easy to find and the welcome very warm. There are plenty of places to see and eat within a short drive so this guest house makes a perfect base for exploring the area. The wall-sized map in the breakfast room really helps in planning. And breakfast? Well worth the 400 mile... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A warm welcome from Jean Marc when we woke him up on arrival! Comfy bed in a basic room with a great shower. Excellent breakfast and some added raconteur banter with the cheerful Jean Marc, who also makes a fantastic espresso if you ask. Does what it says on the tin.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Jayne and Jean Marc were great hosts. Very friendly and helpful. The location was quiet and peaceful despite being near a main road. The room was warm and comfortable with en-suite facilities. Breakfast was a treat with homemade crepes prepared and served by Jean Marc, our very own French chef. We found it difficult to leave despite the long journey... More 

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AlbaAccommodation, Owner at Alba Accommodation, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review! With our best wishes, Jayne and Jean-Marc :-) More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Stayed last month for a long weekend, tasty breakfast, great company- brilliant stories from Jayne! Yummy scones, it was absolutely superb!! Comfy beds, i slept like a baby... Definitely a place to visit again!!

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Thank you so much for your great review Luvleen, welcome anytime! With best wishes, Jayne :-) More 

London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Jean Marc is a lovely cook and treated us to some amazing breakfast. The rooms were very warm and spacious with a large living room and self help kitchen. We were staying only for a night but had a lovely stopover. His place is about a 20min walk to town centre and a 6-8min drive by car. Highly recommend.

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Wonderful stay with family ... Jean Marc is a great host and super chef .. Amazing Freshly cooked breakfast .. Excellent accommodation with bog rooms and living room .. Small town on river Leven ... Recommend a super dinner place in town .. Queen of Loch

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Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

I have used this B&B time and time again for my visits to one of my favorite places in Britain over the last 2 years. The location is outstanding - the local scenery is mind blowing - with Loch Lomond only a stones throw away (10 min walk) and Ben Lomond is a 20 minute drive up the road. The... More 

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

We stayed at Alba over August bank holiday for three nights. Jean-Marc was an excellent host and an even better chef. We were able to try all the breakfast options and even got to try some excellent wild mushrooms. We were given great advice on where to walk and eat in the area and even given a opportunity to visit... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We were on our way to the West Coast, and just stopped off for the night. We arrived very late, but Jean-Marc did find us some nice place to eat anyway. And after that, he took us to the bar for some amazing live music, which stayed with us for many days afterwards. What a lovely way to start our... More 

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Munich, Bayern, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

The most sweet, welcoming host - ever, Jean-Marc. If you want to enjoy one of the most beautiful landscapes and sceneries and - certainly - the best hospitality, go to Alba. Being a hotel professional myself, I was not only pleasantly surprised but overwhelmed! Alba brings people together and is my recommendation - for sure - if you are you... More 

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