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The best way to experience what is known as the Queen of Scottish Lochs. Sweeney's Cruise Co is one of Scotland's longest running family businesses and Loch Lomond's only 5 star cruise operator. Based in the heart of Ballcoh village at Loch Lomond's...more
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Balloch, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Scotland
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All reviews neil oliver the upper deck loch lomond recorded commentary friendly crew hour trip beautiful scenery small bar open deck pleasant trip points of interest nice boat comfortable seating ticket office running commentary lovely hour information given
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Reviewed today via mobile

Took the 1 hour explorer cruise to see a bit of Loch lomond. Welcomed on board by the captain. A very sedate and relaxing cruise with commentary on local landmarks and history about the Loch and surrounding features. Excellent value at £10.50 each. Well worth...More

Thank taylea
Reviewed yesterday

Went on the one hour cruise as it was raining. Staff were very nice and professional, with plenty seats and good info over the pa system. We're Scots and still learned something new. The lazy lass at the ticket kiosk was especially friendly and welcoming,...More

Thank l90msf
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My friends and I took one of the sailings on Sunday and can honestly say it was well worth it! After visiting Loch Lommond over many years as a child it was great to see the area on a boat cruise with panoramic views as...More

Thank mikeymd7
SweeneysCruises, Sales & Marketing at Sweeney's Cruise Co. Loch Lomond, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Mikey, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with us We are very pleased you all enjoyed your recent cruise with ourselves (and got such beautiful weather!) We work very hard each year with Neil Oliver to ensure the commentary...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great trip on Loch Lomond very pleasant staff and a very informative tour. Lovely autum colours made this a very pleasant trip.More

Thank Mgt29
SweeneysCruises, Sales & Marketing at Sweeney's Cruise Co. Loch Lomond, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Good Morning, Thank you for your recent review Autumn on Loch Lomond is one of the best times of the year to visit, especially for taking photographs! We appreciate your comments regarding our staff & hope to welcome you back on board again in the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited this area on many occasions but this was the first time cruising the Loch, we took an hour cruise aboard Osprey one of the smaller vessels of the fleet. The weather was good so spent all the trip on the open deck,...More

Thank Alan1225
SweeneysCruises, Sales & Marketing at Sweeney's Cruise Co. Loch Lomond, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Good Morning Alan, Thank you for your recent review We are pleased to read you enjoyed our Osprey cruise and were lucky enough to have good weather and make use of our open deck area. We sincerely apologise regarding your change, this is rather uncommon...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While staying in Balloch for a long weekend, we went for an 1 hour crusie on Loch Lomond. It was a lovely day and the water was calm. Have to say it actually was a bit educational as well as found out information about the...More

Thank Bruce1964
SweeneysCruises, Sales & Marketing at Sweeney's Cruise Co. Loch Lomond, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Good Morning Bruce, Thank you for taking the time to write your recent review We are pleased you enjoyed our Experience Cruise, found this educational and that you were lucky enough to have good weather! We hope you got plenty of photographs! Thanks for joining!...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the third time we have been with sweeney cruises on Loch Lomond this time we went on a 2hr cruise which was great and very informative. It was nice and quiet because we done a later trip but been on there when its...More

Thank louiseg16
SweeneysCruises, Sales & Marketing at Sweeney's Cruise Co. Loch Lomond, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good Morning Louise, Thank you for taking the time to leave your recent review We are pleased to read you enjoyed our Island Discovery cruise & found it to be informative We also appreciate your lovely comment regarding our staff We hope to welcome you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Was part of a coach trip so no idea how much we would have paid. Boarding was efficient. Boat was comfortable. We chose to go on the upper deck despite the drizzle and were so glad we did. Views of course were spectacular. The recorded...More

Thank MeggyStar
SweeneysCruises, Sales & Marketing at Sweeney's Cruise Co. Loch Lomond, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good Morning, Thank you for your recent review. We really appreciate your feedback We are pleased you enjoyed your time on board with ourselves and did not let the weather dampen your spirits! We look forward to hopefully welcoming you on board again in the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Relaxing trip, 2 hour trip Drop Off in luss for lunch then picked up afternoon boat back ! Beautiful scenery chilled out atmosphere

Thank Julie M
SweeneysCruises, Sales & Marketing at Sweeney's Cruise Co. Loch Lomond, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good Morning Julie, Thank you for taking the time to write your recent review, we appreciate your feedback and are pleased to read you enjoyed the beautiful scenery which Loch Lomond has to offer! Thanks SC

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very enjoyable way to spend an hour. The commentary was informative and interesting and certainly added to the experience. Beautiful, changing views from every angle, even on a damp, misty day. Plenty of seating inside and out and drinks and snacks available.More

Thank ionay1
SweeneysCruises, Sales & Marketing at Sweeney's Cruise Co. Loch Lomond, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good Morning! Thank you for taking the time to share your recent review with us. We are pleased you found the commentary informative and of interest, and that you managed to make the most of your experience even in the damp weather! We hope to...More

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ChrisDrewYardley
October 1, 2018|
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Response from Moira A | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a bar that serves both alcohol, hot drinks and soft drinks.
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Pedrojb1888
May 28, 2018|
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Response from Hobo56 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there are toilets on board the vessel that we sailed on and I would assume that would be the case with the others. On the day that we sailed the shorter 1 hour cruises were the busiest and more so in the morning. You can... More
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tensomerset
August 12, 2017|
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Response from SweeneysCruises | Property representative |
Hello, The one hour cruise is usually aboard the Astina, our largest vessel and the least effected by waves. The best thing would be to check the weather on the day- windy days make the water choppy but it is very rarely... More
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