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Bay Cottage

Certificate of Excellence
Balmaha | Loch Lomond, Balmaha, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G63 OJ2, Scotland
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Kinross, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in the studio room with two friends as our first stop on the West Highland Way. Liz was the perfect host, laying on a lovely afternoon tea and cakes on our arrival. The room was perfect, very generous in size and 3 very comfy single beds. The hot tub was amazing, just what we needed after our 20 mile... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very welcome afternoon tea on arrival and lovely comfortable accommodation in self-contained cottage. Amazing variety at breakfast. Great refreshing first stop on the West Highland Way. No hesitation in recommending!

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Bay Cottage for 2 nights on our way back home after a week in Mull. What a great plan that was. Liz, our lovely kind traditional highland hostess, welcomed us with delicious afternoon tea after our long drive, and we quickly relaxed with a comfy bed, beautiful walk along the loch and good beer,whisky and easy food... More 

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Epsom, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great place to stay. Friendly welcome with cream tea, beautiful rooms, very clean and comfortable. Breakfast choice excellent and made to order. Liz was the ultimate hostess. Nothing too much trouble. Use of the hot tub was very happily received and helped the aching muscles ready for the next part of the walk. Views were exceptional.

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Dornie, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

What a fabulous B&B. We stayed in the studio above the garage and it was perfect for us. Home baking on arrival, hot tub ready to soothe our aches. Perfect location opposite the pub for a great meal. Fantastic breakfast. I will definitely return!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

On arrival nice cup of tea and a slice of cake Offer of use of the hot tub after a long day at work in Glasgow Immaculate bedroom cotton sheets fresh towels and every little detail catered for Breakfast smoked salmon and scrambled eggs I really did not want to leave Thank you Liz x

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Largs, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Great place to stay. The owner was so welcoming and we where fortunate to have the studio over the garage. There was a hot tub which we didn't use but maybe next time, I can't recommend this b&b highly enough. I will certainly return. Excellent value for money, and the views are fantastic of Balmaha bay.

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Fife, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Bay Cottage makes the first 20 miles of the WHW worth the walk. Liz makes you feel at home from the minute you arrive until she sends you on your way the next day with a hearty breakfast. I had stayed here before with my wife and have already booked up for our walk again next year. Highly recommended.....and remember... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

After completing the first 20 miles of the West Highland Way we were looking forward to the much talked about hot tub. The owner Liz is a fantastic host, nothing was too much trouble and she genuinely wants her guests to have a great time. We stayed in the 4 bed studio next to the decking and joyous hot tub.... More 

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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Just home from 2 nights stay at bay cottage. My husband is a keen fisherman and launches his boat from balmaha boat yard, literally just across the road! We decided to turn a fishing trip into a little break and booked into bay cottage! When greeted by Liz, she was very friendly and welcoming, and gave me the choice of... More 

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