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Sweeney's Cruises

Balloch, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Scotland
+44 1389 752376
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Beautiful Loch Lomond!

We woke up having booked the 11.30 cruise last Sunday praying the good weather would last. We... read more

Reviewed yesterday
BarneyDuell
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Edinburgh
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Great way to see the Loch

Booked online which was straightforward. The staff were very friendly and the onboard commentary... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Tony M
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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Scottish Tourist Board 4-star tours on Loch Lomond. One Hour Experience Tour operates year round with additional Two Hour Island Discovery and Evening Sunset Cruises available during the summer months.All cruises have live commentary, bar and toilet facilities.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Balloch, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We woke up having booked the 11.30 cruise last Sunday praying the good weather would last. We weren't disappointed, but I think the cruise would be lovely regardless. A nice gentle commentary across the most stunning stretch of water. A couple of glasses of wine...More

Thank BarneyDuell
Reviewed 2 days ago

Booked online which was straightforward. The staff were very friendly and the onboard commentary was good. We booked the two hour cruise which was a great way to take in the views and experience the loch. My only criticism is that the boat interior could...More

1  Thank Tony M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A lovely 1 hour cruise very well located and plenty of free parking nearby. Good outside seats in the sunshine. The 2 hour cruise may be better if you want to see more of the Loch.

Thank Charlie_W_Collins
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went round the lake for 50mins . The price on the boat wad reasonable . The narration during the boat ride was interesting as it relates to the history of the place

Thank Cheers142
Reviewed 5 days ago

We bought our tickets online for 11:30, but later realized we would not make it there in time- called Sweeneys and the young lady was very pleasant and told us, "all is fine- come on and you can just take the next boat." We took...More

Thank NancyDrew1957
Reviewed 1 week ago

Anytime we visit Scotland from abroad we always go on a trip which involves being on a boat on a Loch somewhere in Scotland. The views as the boat travels along Loch Lomond is simply breathtaking. Two hours in total spent travelling from Balloch to...More

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the 2 hour cruise on the silver Marlin. Although the weather could have been better it was still a great afternoon. The captain was very good informing us of the history and the different buildings along the shore. He took us through the...More

Thank nighthaul
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on the 2 hour cruise. Amazing views even on an overcast slightly rainy day. Boat was very stable and calm cruise. We were on the silver marlin, small area at the front outside with no seating. Small area at the rear outside with 5...More

Thank jamesbond007_10
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the Experience cruise at 3.30pm. Lovely afternoon, a few beers and a smooth ride with excellent narration from Neil Oliver from the programme Coast amongst others. Even my Mother in law enjoyed it, who normally doesn't get anywhere near boats. Fantastic scenery and...More

Thank Nicholas Y
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on the 2hr discovery cruise and it was lovely, brilliant commentary throughout the cruise explaining what the different buildings were, friendly crew, toilets available on board, hot & cold drinks also available, dogs travel free, nice and enclosed cabin so perfect if the weather...More

Thank Becky H
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lizhunter1956
Would i be able to take my two dogs on board ? Thier medium sized n well behaved dogs , we vist Balloch in Auhust
22 June 2017|
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Response from Colin C | Reviewed this property |
I think so
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Olol67
Do you need to pre-book?
10 April 2017|
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Response from SweeneysCruises | Property representative |
Good morning and thank you for your enquiry. We can confirm if your group is over 10 passengers we would advise booking to ensure availability. Otherwise if you arrive 15-20 minutes prior to departure there should be no... More
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Elizferguson
Are dogs allowed on the cruises?
11 March 2017|
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Response from SweeneysCruises | Property representative |
Good afternoon, thank you for your enquiry and interest in Sweeney's cruises. We can confirm well behaved dogs are welcome and at no extra cost. We hope you enjoy your visit.
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