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Oak Tree Inn

Main Street, Balmaha, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G63 0JQ, Scotland
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Ranked #1 of 2 Balmaha B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed today
doris h St. Andrews, United Kingdom
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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St. Andrews, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

This was my second time here brought friends this time to.we all had excellant time staff very friendly food excellant and rooms superb w .will be back.we had a lovely boat trip to luss views were amazing..then bused to balloch and backto balmaha for tea and cakes.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great service and wonderful setting to eat and drink. Food was not just well presented but gorgeous. Great menu. The pizzas are to die for. The bar is really interesting and all within walking distance of Local Camp sites (where I stayed)

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Leatherhead, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Inn including cottages plus the village shop and coffee shop are all run by the same family. Other than that you have the marina, a couple of B&B's plus the National Park Centre, a few houses and that's it! It's just 30 mins drive from Balloch and 45 mins from Glasgow airport. The location is idyllic, right on the... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Do not stay here. I knew something was wrong when on the bedside tables there were ear plugs. The walls are so thin, that the snoring from the upstairs room was so loud it kept us awake, even with the earplugs in. The pressure in the shower was also terrible. When advised the reception of both of these things, I... More

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South Windsor, CT
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely inn on the shores of Loch Lomond. Good food (though the very same breakfast buffet gets a little tired after a couple days) in the restaurant and pub. Very quiet especially in the rooms located in the separate cottages that are part of the complex. Great location for exploring the Loch Lomond and Trossachs region. Loved our stay here... More

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Leeds England
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75 reviews 75 reviews
27 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the first nights stay of a 3 night trip to Loch Lomond and Argyllshire. I will review The Putechan and The Shore Inn in separate reviews. We had a great time on our mini break but none of the places we stayed where what we thought they would be. Some elements better but some not so good. Balmaha... More

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Lancashire, England
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76 reviews 76 reviews
73 hotel reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is quite a nice hotel in a lovely area. The room we had was nice enough and quite clean although the bathroom left a bit to be desired, there was nowhere like a shelf to put anything so it was a bit of struggle getting washed and shaved. The mirror was ridiculous, I'm only a short guy but I... More

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Paris, France
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A warm welcome was followed by a small room, above the kitchen which meant a lot of noise. The hotel provided ear plugs which should have been an indication. We couldn't open the bedroom window because of the fumes from the kitchen chimney. Generally an ok visit although would think twice about returning.

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Dalry, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After an afternoon climbing Ben Lomond we stopped for a quick bite to eat. Well impressed with the service and menus. We ended up only having a drink at one of the outside tables but thoroughly enjoyed the experience.

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Sunningdale, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A warm, friendly welcome awaits you at what appears to the hub of the village. A hotel, pub, restaurant, coffee shop and village shop. Just about all things to all men. We stayed in the main building (rooms 4 and 5) and whilst nicely furnished, the rooms and, especially the bathrooms, are small. But they serve their purpose. Earplugs are... More

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Address: Main Street, Balmaha, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G63 0JQ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park > Balmaha
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The Oak Tree Inn consists of accommodation in rooms above the inn and in a series of on-site cottages. There is also a restaurant and bar, coffee shop & ice cream parlour and village shop. The Oak Tree is in Balmaha, a beautiful loch side village in Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park. ... more   less 
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