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Address: Loch Lomond Shores, Balloch, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G83 7DE, Scotland
Phone Number: 07827 931 448
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Enjoy a fantastic day out onboard our fleet of new self drive motor boats....

Enjoy a fantastic day out onboard our fleet of new self drive motor boats. Located at Loch Lomond Shores, Balloch on the Bonnie Banks of Loch Lomond (25 minutes by car from Glasgow Airport) we are ideally situated to explore the Loch and its many islands.

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After getting engaged in one of the boats back in 2013, we have been out in the boats another four times since. Great fun. Staff are lovely and really helpful. We were soaked... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 25, 2016
Emmydob
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Barcelona, Spain
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51 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a boat for 2 people for 2h during the hot august season. We were on time and were suprised somehow to find that we were the only ones renting motor boats, even though the place was packed! We got our vests, provided a 100 GBP deposit and were given general instructions. We were shown a poster on the... More 

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Thank AquiBCN
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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

After getting engaged in one of the boats back in 2013, we have been out in the boats another four times since. Great fun. Staff are lovely and really helpful. We were soaked to the skin on one journey but it just added to the fun. Can't wait to go again.

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Thank Emmydob
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Great service. Initial brief was thorough. We got into difficulty in the Loch and they came and rescued us very promptly. Cheerful and helpful staff.

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2 Thank xxxpuppydogxxx
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

Staff were excellent and boats very reasonably priced and easy to use. We stopped at a small island for a bbq picnic. Ryan in particular was a charismatic and extremely helpful staff member! Thanks very much for an unforgettable day

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Thank ashleighhanna
Sussex
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18 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

Wandered over to the boat hire on a very quiet (mid-week day not outside of school holidays) day. After checking the prices, decided a peddle boat for a couple of hours would be an awesome way of spending our day. There were two staff on duty with no other customers around. We stood awkwardly for 10 minutes or so while... More 

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1 Thank c33kay
Strathaven
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14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

Just fab especially with the good weather I would recommend taking a picnic and a bottle of something nice and mooring on an island at a quiet spot.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015 via mobile

We hired a self drive motorboat for 4 hours and had so much fun! Was able to stop at a few islands. The boat was able to go surprisingly fast which was really good fun. Would definitely recommend and will probably want to do again soon!

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1 Thank lovescotland1989
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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109 reviews
63 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Wanted to hire a motor boat £40 for 1 hr, and were standing in the queue for what seemed an eternity, only yo be told that they need to be pre booked. It's very expensive even for small paddle boats (£12 for 30 mins) which, when you finally get one does look good, but we gave up. They accept card... More 

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Thank VeronikaFab
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22 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

The weather plays an important role in this activity, so if you're lucky it will be sunny when you're on the lake. My wife and I just had the best time jetting around the lake on our very own motorboat. Renting it for an hour is sufficient, but if you have the time, definitely go out there for two hours.... More 

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Thank arjngpta
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile

Hired a boat for two hours, Gavin was really friendly and helpful in showing us how to use the boat and the rules of the Loch. We really enjoyed our time on the water......but if you go fast you do get wet! Thanks everyone at Loch Lomond boat hire

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