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Gross-Zimmern, Germany
Reviewed 28 April 2015

We had a lovely stay in BFF B&B in Juli 2014. The train station Milngavie is "right around the corner" (less than 10 min. walk) and if you are starting the WHW the next day you might also like the tesco right behind the train station to fill up your bags with food (easy to reach within 10 minutes, as...

1Thank TheNealZ
Reviewed 23 April 2015

We were greeted by an unpleasant odour and a friendly man. Our rooms were basic and not well finished, untidy paint, dirty floor. Dark sheets with hair and bits? Ugh. Breakfast - who serves squash as orange juice? That just set the tone, a disappointing place to start out West Highland Walk from

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 March 2015

The host Morag is very warm and welcoming, the room and facilities (ensuite room for 4) were well-decorated and well-equipped. Had cookies and complimentary hot drinks in our rooms for us when we arrived, totally made our day! Breakfast was awesome, definitely a great place to start the West Highland Way.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 6 November 2014

We were beginning our walk of the West Highland Way and found Best Foot Forward through blogs and the official website for the WHW. It was quite convenient to the train station and the start of the walk in Milngavie. Rooms are well equipped with nice opening skylights. Breakfast was better than average with a choice of Full Scottish or...

4Thank Starfish575
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 11 October 2014

Best Foot Forward is an average economy B & B. It served our purposes adequately as an overnight stay prior to starting point the West Highland Way (WHW) trek. It is walking distance from the Milngavie Train Station but is quite an uphill slog with luggage for the last 200 meters. Adequate Free WiFi provided and the breakfast was the...

3Thank FunOnly
Honiton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2014

Stayed for one night before starting our walk on The West Highland Way. Made to feel very welcome by the owner who took time to explain everything including suitable places to eat in the village. Our room was very large and comfortable with everything you needed. Excellent breakfast with the nice touch of your national flag on the table. Convenient...

1Thank shearsjj
Macclesfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2014

A very friendly, welcoming B&B with some excellent recommendations for meals in local restaurants. The bedroom and bathroom were very large, though the decor is looking a little dated and a handle was 'hanging' from its wardrobe door. We had a nice, big king bed but I have to be brutally honest here and say that I was not convinced...

1Thank Caroline F
Reviewed 20 September 2014

We stayed here for two nights before beginning our West Highland Way adventure. We felt welcome from the first moment we arrived! Our room was spacious and very clean. Breakfast was wonderful. The owners were helpful with everything from restaurant reservations/recommendations to help with all of our questions. Very nice stay!

1Thank lmmGermany
Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 2 September 2014

A group of six Spanish walkers stayed for one day as a starting point for the WHW and it was tough to leave that place. The accomodation is excelent, the food is suberb and Mrs Morag and her husband are such a kind of people that you want to stay there.

1Thank MiguelBaez
Reviewed 26 August 2014

Stayed at Best Foot Forward the night before starting the WHW. Had a huge room with a very comfortable bed. Breakfast was lovely, usual cereal and toast plus choice of full breakfast or we went for the smoked salmon and scrambled egg which was lovely. Only short walk into town and the start of the WHW so ideally placed. Parking...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Best Foot Forward

Address: I Dougalston Gardens, Milngavie, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park > Milngavie
Price Range: €30 - €55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“all good size rooms”
 of 5 bubbles gemmaw699, 17 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are good.”
 of 5 bubbles Applecross25, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are good x Breakfast is the best ever breakfast x”
 of 5 bubbles feg2013, 22 Aug 2015 | Read review
“for better WIFI reception I would consider upstairs rooms”
 of 5 bubbles TheNealZ, 28 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Room 2 OK for one night only.”
 of 5 bubbles T0urDirect0r, 23 Oct 2013 | Read review
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