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Reviewed 9 October 2016

This was a stop over while walking the WHW. Chris was our host and we were herded into a room and given the prodedures to follow. I suppose it isn't easy greeting one nite stays over the long season but if you don't like the work you shouldn't be running a B&B. The room was bright and clean with adequate...

Thank esmirelda
Reviewed 1 October 2016

The room wasn't, the big enough to swing a cat, you couldn't put your feet down the side of the bed without hitting the wall. The supposed en suite was an old cupboard, with the smallest sink and shower I have ever seen. The breakfast was terrible, my wife had the worst scrambled eggs I have ever see in my...

Thank Donald L
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Having read other reviews, we were a bit worried about staying here but in fact it was not that bad. Not the best B&B we have ever been in but certainly not the worst. The bit about waiting outside is true. We arrived at five to four, in the driving rain, cold and wet but the door was not answered...

Thank YorksRick
Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Stayed for 1 night while walking the West Highland Way. I feel like this place has received some really bad reviews....but honestly it's fine for a 1 night stay. It's not a hostel but a mix between a hostel and B&B. The prices are definitely high for what you get. We paid the same price for much much nicer places...

Thank Pinkpeonie
Longfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Welcomed by the owner since it was after 4pm. A basic room just big enough for a double bed and a miniscule en-suite facility. Good lounge and breakfast room and a good hearty breakfast. Was perfectly okay for a one night stay but not for longer.

Thank Tony R
Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Stayed during west highland way walking. Had a twin room which was so small we couldn't get both suitcases in, had to stack them. There was a shower cubicle in the room....it was a plastic square with Perspex door, not suitable when the occupants are not intimate. Toilet was shared down the corridor. Had to order breakfast by 9pm and...

Thank Raynor S
Reviewed 29 August 2016

I would describe this accommodation as a hostel (rather than a B+B); very friendly, clean and well run but with one shared WC between several rooms. Good number of places to eat in Tyndrum and right on the West Highland Way.

Thank Chris L
Cornwall, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We were a group of 6 travelling the west highland for a week in mid July. All the the accommodations on our tour arranged by Mac's adventures were very clean , comfortable and we were very happy with EXCEPT this establishment. We were basically treated like little children ordered to take our boots off before entering, carry our boots down...

Thank Glenna R
New York City, New York
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Fairly disappointed with this night, particularly relative to the other lovely places we stayed in during our WHW walk. Our group of 5 arrived late (8ish) after walking 22miles - getting a yelling from the owner is the last thing I had expected. Fair enough we could have called ahead and told him, but no need to be outright rude...

Thank Stig E
Ellesmere, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Told to take shoes off, no laundry facililties, bike stored in unlocked shed. breakfast at 8 am although my trip was planned 6 months ago and he knew I was getting off early for each days 120 mile cycle ride. Had to wash clothes in shower with the hand soap i nicked from the communal toilet. walls are paper thin...

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Address: Dalkell Cottages Lower STATION, Tyndrum, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park FK20 8RY, Scotland
Region: 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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“Go to another hotel”
 of 5 bubbles 34donaldl, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Shared toilet down the corridor”
 of 5 bubbles raynors2015, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask about room size on booking - they vary hugely!”
 of 5 bubbles 351stewarts, 4 May 2016 | Read review
“Don't think there is a good room.”
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