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The Old School House

Gartocharn, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Alexandria G83 8SB, Scotland
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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    2 adults
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      0 children
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        • Excellent84%
        • Very good14%
        • Average0%
        • Poor1%
        • Terrible0%
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        Free Wifi
        Free Parking
        Breakfast included
        Non-Smoking Rooms
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        Pets Allowed
        Pool
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        Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

        We were staying at the Old School House as some friends were getting married near Loch Lomond. The rooms were extremely comfortable and clean. The owner was great, she was really friendly and welcoming and also helped show us where we were and what was...More

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        Response from Hilary S, Owner at The Old School House

        Thanks James for taking the time to review The Old School House, it is very much appreciated. Weddings are very popular around Loch Lomond and many guests choose to stay here. I have learnt that breakfast is an important part of the wedding party itinerary...More

        Reviewed 12 June 2016

        We have been staying with Hilary at The Old School House for a number of years, with good reason to return when we can. The rooms are excellently appointed, very comfortable, fastidiously clean, and all en suite. The house is perfectly situated to explore what...More

        Thank frankenglish
        Response from Hilary S, Owner at The Old School House

        When you and your family or friends stop here, its like an old friend arriving and I know Hamish, the cat, thinks so too! Thanks Frank for taking the time to post such a kind review. Hope to see you again in the not too...More

        Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

        Really friendly welcome by the lovely owner. Very clean and comfortable room and a good peaceful night's sleep. Had a great meal in the local village and a lovely breakfast around the big table meeting very nice guests from Dublin and Australia. We would definitely...More

        Thank rex_kellett
        Response from Hilary S, Owner at The Old School House

        Thanks for seeking my place out last minute on your journey home and thanks even more for taking the trouble to write such a kind review. Great to meet you both and your very well behaved four-legged companion. Its very much appreciated. :-)

        Reviewed 2 June 2016

        Only one night here but very comfortable and friendly with Lisa's lovely breakfast to start the following day off on a good note. Set off the road our room was overlooking the pretty garden hence very quiet. Lisa has all the information to hand about...More

        Thank Sharron B
        Response from Hilary S, Owner at The Old School House

        Thank you so much for taking the time to review my place. It is very much appreciated.

        Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

        My friends/family and I had 3 of the 4 rooms here for 2 nights. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. This B&B is conveniently located, clean and comfortable. Breakfast is delicious! The owner is friendly, knowledgeable and hard working. We would stay here again in a...More

        Thank Linda597
        Response from Hilary S, Owner at The Old School House

        Thanks so much for your kind review. I hope your adventure through the UK continued to plan and perhaps I can welcome you back here again one day.

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        • Free Parking
        • Breakfast included
        • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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        • Free Parking
        • Breakfast included
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        • Price range
        • US$108 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
        • Room types
        • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
        • Family Rooms
        • Number of rooms
        • 4
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        • Scotland >
        • Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park >
        • Alexandria >
        • Gartocharn
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        Room Tips
        "Single room is off of the Lounge / breakfast room. It overlooks the garden. I believe all the others..."
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        "All equally good, so no choice necessary."
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        "Very quiet area but I expect the rooms overlooking the back, away from the road, will be quieter."
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        "Ground floor room has big bathroom, so good for dogs bed/bowls etc."
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