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Dalkell Cottage Guest House

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Lower Station Road, Tyndrum, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park FK20 8RY, Scotland
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Dalkell Cottage Guest House
Ranked #6 of 6 Tyndrum B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Felt I had to write a review having seen some negative reviews. We stayed in the cottage, 4 of us. excellent accomodation, very spacious. tv and free wifi . Chris is an absolute star, proper old school gentleman and his wife his lovely too. Stayed here twice, had two great breakfasts, and very reasonably priced.

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Kettering, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We recently walked the West Highland Way and used many bars, restaurants, B&B's and hotels along the route. The Dalkell Cottage is stuck in a bit of a time warp! This was our fourth nights stay and I must say was the worst of the week. The rooms are very old and jaded with 1970's style décor and a damp... More 

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Otterburn, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Not sure what some of the less flattering reviews on here are on about. This B&B is not luxurious - but it doesn't claim to be. Ok - so it's a little outdated - but that doesn't matter - it's very comfortable and reasonably priced. The lasting impression is much better than first impressions of the rooms. Our party had... More 

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Woking
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16 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

This is a lovely looking cottage and Chris our host seemed nice. However the rooms are tiny with barely enough room to walk around the bed, and the bathroom is nothing more than a walk in wardrobe. The rooms do not have televisions or internet connection. There is a television in the communial lounge. The breakfast was very nice and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Booking the WHW only 4 days before we were to set off we were advised that in Tyndrum the only accommodation that was left had shared facilities. Again as some have mentioned we also got a cold welcome from Angela on arriving after the suggested time of 4pm. We too had to wait at the back door and remove our... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

The Dalkell Cottage Guest house was a decent place to stay on the West Highland Way. The main problem for us was the somewhat compact size of the room and the tiny ensuite. As this was the most expensive B&B type facility we stayed in on the Way, we had expected better sized accommodation for this price. Also, the old... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We arrived soaking wet and unfortunately were kept waiting at back door for the host to bring us through to lounge area. Also I really feel it was unnecessary to be asked to complete breakfast request and payment before even 'allowed' to take off wet jackets. We were so wet we were dripping on the floor! Nonetheless slept well in... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Dalkell Cottage was a comfortable place to stay for a night on the West Highland Way. The double room was small but adequate, and the bed was comfortable. There was a nice selection of teas and biscuits in the room. The breakfast menu provided lots of well-prepared options, including the Full Scottish and vegetarian choices. Best of all, they brewed... More 

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Stewarton, Ayrshire
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

This B & B was prebooked by the travel company we are using. I had read the reviews and wondered what to expect. True enough the room wasn't big and we did have the en suite in the wardrobe, it just made us giggle! All in all, the place is a bit tired looking but the bed was comfy, shower... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

To be honest for the money paid the accommodation is simply over priced in comparison to other places I have stayed in. There is something to say about having to pay up front first and then be shown a tidy room. I was very disappointed after expecting to have a nice Hot Bath to find the water only luke warm!... More 

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Address: Lower Station Road, Tyndrum, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park FK20 8RY, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park > Tyndrum
Number of rooms: 8
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Dalkell Cottage Guest House Tyndrum, Scotland

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