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Dubh Loch Cottage on the banks of Loch Lomond. Large garden and stream

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,800 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Luxury cottage in private gardens sleeps six. Loch setting

On the East Bank of Loch Lomond, in the beautiful Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park lies Dubh Loch Cottage. A truly unique, traditional Scottish cottage built in the 1750's and fully refurbished and upgraded to an exceptionally high standard by it's present owners (Scottish Tourist Board 4 star). Dubh Loch sits in an enviable position with magnificent views from every window in an acre of private gardens and woodland, complete with it's own stream running through it. 3 bedrooms (1 king with en-suite downstairs, 1 double and 1 twin upstairs) to accommodate 6 people. 2nd full bathroom with free standing bath and separate shower. Sitting room/ dining room featuring original wooden beams and wood burning stove, 2nd sitting room, fully fitted kitchen (double oven, gas hob, fridge freezer, dishwasher, microwave, washing machine, tumble dryer). Solid oak floors, full gas central heating and double glazing, satellite TV, DVD, HI-FI. Free satellite internet/WIFI. All linen/towels/logs/fuel provided. Pets by arrangement.

Loch Lomond is one of Scotland's premier attractions offering peace, tranquility and the perfect escape at any time of year, yet within easy reach of Scotland's major cities (Glasgow 25 miles, Edinburgh 70 miles) and Stirling 35 miles. Enjoy watersports on Loch Lomond or stroll along it's unspoilt bays and beaches (Sallochy, one of the most beautiful bays is only a 5 minute walk from the cottage). Walk the famous West Highland Way which passes right around the Dubh Loch, climb Ben Lomond (3 miles away) or enjoy some spectacular cycling scenery. Nearby pubs and restaurants offer local produce and a welcome tipple. Close to some of Scotland's top golf courses.

More Details

Owner
Simon Sutton
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 19, 2018

Amenities

Stirling Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6 ...
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Dubh Loch Cottage's cancellation policy is detailed in terms and conditions
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Rural
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • Master Bedroom on Ground floor has full en-suite. Double and twin bedrooms are upstairs and have a main bathroom.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Child's Swing
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • marina
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
There is a lovely stream/burn which runs right round the cottage. Perfect for cooling off or for the kids to play in. 4 foot deep plunge pool for the brave!

Reviews

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Dubh Loch Cottage on the banks of Loch Lomond. Large garden and stream
average rating of 4.8421054 based on 19 reviews
4

Detached, pretty cottage in idyllic setting

  • 4 of 5

The location and aspect of Dubh Loch is certainly a plus, with it's large garden, loch view, pretty burn and wildlife. it was a real pleasure to take advantage of the lovely weather by sitting out every morning for breakfast and a barbeque in the evening. There was entertainment from the birds, red squirrel, woody woodpecker, and evening calls from the owl.

The house was comfortable inside, well managed and maintained.

The only drawback was the distance to anywhere, as it's a few miles from any shops and you can only go one way, apart from from the hotel, a further 2 miles up the road, so take plenty supplies with you! Otherwise enjoy the peace and quiet.

  • Submitted: May 21, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Just as described

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic week away over the New Year weekend

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

simply perfect

  • 5 of 5

Overall a first class property, quite and secluded. Perfect base for walking and visiting local attractions. Simply couldn't fault it in any way. Will go back there without hesitation

  • Submitted: May 20, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Dubh Loch Cottage

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful, comfortable, well equipped cottage which is exceptionally well maintained by the owners and the caretaker. We were fortunate to have nightly visits from the Pine Martin in the garden and we were entertained by a large variety of birds on the feeders during the day. There are many lovely walks starting either directly from the cottage or close to it. Definitely a cottage that we will return to.

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely stay in a beautiful cottage! Will be back

  • 5 of 5

Had a lovely week. Cottage is beautiful, comfortable and well equipped. Simon and suzie were brilliant when we faced a powercut :)

We were lucky enough to see the pine martin in the garden along with a whole host of beautiful birds including a woodpecker!

So many walks in the area. We're very much looking forward to retuning next year.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fantastic Place

  • 5 of 5

This is the most wonderful cottage and gardens, in a truly beautiful, quiet area. The cottage is spotlessly clean and very well equipped.The garden is wonderful, and the sound of the stream and the birds is a joyous start to each day. I spent a week with my 2 border collies, and there are wonderful walks from the cottage and nearby.......

The village of Balmaha has a local shop and restaurant, and there are plenty of places to explore further afield.

I would thoroughly recommend this cottage and will definitely return.

Truly a gem of a find.

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Glasgow International Airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Rowardennan Hotel
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Buchanan Castle Golf Club
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Balloch
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Rowardennan Hotel
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Sallochy Bay
Car: necessary

Dubh Loch cottage sits on the East banks of Loch Lomond. Loch Lomond is one of Scotland's premier attractions offering peace, tranquility and the perfect escape at any time of year, yet within easy reach of Scotland's major cities (Glasgow 25 miles, Edinburgh 70 miles) and Stirling 35 miles. Enjoy watersports on Loch Lomond or stroll along it's unspoilt bays and beaches (Sallochy, one of the most beautiful bays is only a 5 minute walk from the cottage). Walk the famous West Highland Way which passes right around the Dubh Loch, climb Ben Lomond (3 miles away) or enjoy some spectacular cycling scenery. Nearby pubs and restaurants offer local produce and a welcome tipple. Close to some of Scotland's top golf courses.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $26.93
Refundable damage deposit $201.99

25% deposit secures the rental and the balance is then paid six weeks before the stay. A fully refundable damage deposit is also taken (£150). HomeAway charge a "service fee". This charge is not applicable if booking direct with owners. Payment by direct bank transfer or cheque are acceptable. Please contact owners for details at lomondcottage1750@gmail.com

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund