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Balloch's Historic Lakeside Retreat
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Discover the Time-Honored Charm of Anchorage Guest House

Step into a world where history meets modern comfort at the Anchorage Guest House, prominently situated in the scenic village of Balloch. This elegant guest house, established in 1866, sits just a stone's throw away from the captivating shores of Loch Lomond. With its convenient central location, Anchorage Guest House offers guests the perfect blend of historical allure and contemporary amenities.

Enjoy the ease of ground-level, en-suite bedrooms, each thoughtfully furnished to ensure a relaxing stay. Embrace the convenience of modern living with amenities like free Wi-Fi, Netflix, and in-room tea and coffee facilities. While our guest house focuses on providing a serene accommodation experience without meal options, the vibrant local dining scene of Balloch is right at your doorstep, offering a plethora of culinary delights.

Whether you're here for a romantic getaway or a family adventure, the Anchorage Guest House positions you perfectly to explore the natural beauty and cultural heritage of Balloch and Loch Lomond. Experience a stay where comfort, history, and the beauty of Scotland converge.

Elegant Rooms for Every Traveler at Anchorage Guest House

Standard Twin Room

Our Standard Twin Room offers a cozy retreat with two beds, a private bathroom, and a flat-screen TV with streaming services. Ground-level access ensures ease and comfort, perfect for friends or solo travelers seeking a relaxing stay.

Family Room

Ideal for families, this room features two comfortable beds, a flat-screen TV, and essential amenities. The room’s ample space and ground-floor location make it a convenient choice for those traveling with children.

Family Suite

Experience the ultimate in comfort with our Family Suite. Boasting a separate living room, bedroom, and a private bathroom, this suite offers a fireplace, garden views, and modern conveniences including a washing machine and streaming services.

Double Room:

Perfect for couples, our Double Room combines comfort with elegance. It includes one bed, a private bathroom, and a flat-screen TV with streaming options, all designed to create a warm and inviting atmosphere.

Standard Twin Room with Shared Bathroom

For guests seeking practical accommodations, this twin room features two beds and a shared bathroom. It’s an excellent choice for travelers on a budget, without compromising on the modern amenities like a flat-screen TV and streaming services.

Exceptional Services at Anchorage Guest House

  1. 1. Accommodation:

    • En-Suite Comfort: Each room comes with private bathroom facilities, ensuring privacy and convenience.
    • Ground-Level Access: Easy access for all our rooms, located on the ground floor, caters to the comfort of all our guests.

    2. Entertainment and Connectivity:

    • Streaming and Television: Every room is equipped with a flat-screen TV and streaming services like Netflix, perfect for unwinding after a day of exploration.
    • High-Speed Wi-Fi: Stay connected with our fast and free Wi-Fi, ideal for streaming, browsing, and staying in touch.

    3. Room Amenities:

    • Tea and Coffee Facilities: Each room is furnished with tea and coffee making facilities for your comfort and convenience.
    • Cozy Linen and Towels: Soft, clean linen and towels are provided in every room to enhance your stay.

    4. Parking and Accessibility:

    • Free On-Site Parking: We offer complimentary off-street parking, adding ease to your travel.
    • Optimal Location: Located across from Balloch train station, our guest house is easily accessible and close to local attractions.

    5. Family-Friendly Accommodation:

    • Family Rooms: Spacious family rooms are available, perfect for those traveling with children.
    • Comfort for All Ages: We welcome guests of all ages, with accommodations suited to different group sizes.

    6. Health and Safety:

    • Sanitization Measures: We ensure high standards of cleanliness with hand sanitizers available and regular housekeeping.
    • Non-Smoking Rooms: All our rooms are non-smoking, maintaining a healthy environment for our guests.

    7. Reception and Support:

    • Luggage Storage: Safe and convenient luggage storage is available for early arrivals or late departures.
    • Helpful Staff: Our friendly staff are always on hand to assist with your needs and inquiries.

Room Facilities

  • Flat-screen TV with streaming services like Netflix
  • High-speed Wi-Fi access
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Comfortable beds with soft linen
  • Towels provided in every room
  • Private bathrooms in each room (shared bathroom in select rooms)
  • Electric kettle for convenience
  • Heating to ensure a cozy environment
  • Wardrobe or closet for storage
  • Sockets near the bed for easy charging
  • Hand sanitiser for added hygiene
  • Clothes rack in each room
  • Entire unit located on ground floor for accessibility
  • No smoking in all rooms for a healthy environment

General Facilities

  • Free private parking on site (no reservation needed)
  • Fast and free Wi-Fi (139 Mbps), suitable for streaming and video calls
  • Non-smoking throughout the property for a healthy environment
  • Family rooms available, accommodating various group sizes
  • Daily housekeeping to ensure cleanliness and comfort
  • Luggage storage for guest convenience
  • CCTV outside the property for enhanced security
  • Smoke alarms and fire extinguishers for safety
  • Reception services with invoice provided
  • All units located on the ground floor for easy access
  • English-speaking staff for effective communication and assistance
Explore the Heart of Balloch from Anchorage Guest House

Anchorage Guest House stands proudly in the vibrant center of Balloch, a gateway to the stunning Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park. This prime location places guests mere steps away from the tranquil shores of Loch Lomond, offering a picturesque backdrop for your stay.

Around the guest house, a world of exploration awaits. You're just 450 yards from Moss of Balloch Park, a serene spot perfect for leisurely strolls or picnics. For families, the Dragon's Den Playpark and the wider expanses of Balloch Castle Country Park, only 0.7 miles away, provide ample space for fun and relaxation.

The guest house is conveniently located across from Balloch train station, making travel and exploration effortless. For dining and socializing, local restaurants and cafes like La Scarpetta and Cafe/Bar Desire are within 50 yards, offering a taste of local cuisine and culture.

Top attractions in the vicinity include the historic Dumbarton Castle, just 4.7 miles away, and The Hill House, a mere 6 miles distance. For those seeking outdoor adventure, Mugdock Country Park, located 10 miles away, offers scenic trails and outdoor activities.

Anchorage Guest House is not just a place to stay; it's a hub from which to experience the rich history, natural beauty, and vibrant community of Balloch. Whether you're looking to explore the national park, delve into the local heritage, or simply enjoy the lakeside ambiance, our location serves as the perfect base for your Scottish adventure.

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Nearby Attractions

  • Moss of Balloch Park – 0.25 miles
  • Dragon's Den Playpark – 0.28 miles
  • Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park – 0.28 miles
  • Balloch Castle Country Park – 0.7 miles
  • Christie Park – 0.9 miles
  • Dillichip Park – 1.8 miles
  • Dumbarton Castle – 4.7 miles
  • The Hill House – 6 miles
  • Mugdock Country Park – 10 miles
  • Newmilns Dry Ski Slope (Ski lift) – 29 miles

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FAQs for Anchorage Guest House Visitors
Check-in is from 16:00 to 19:00, and check-out is until 10:00. Early or late requests can be made during booking but are subject to availability.
Yes, free private parking is available on-site without the need for reservation.

The guest house does not provide meal options, but there are several reaturants within walking distance.

Pets are not allowed at Anchorage Guest House.
Yes, fast and free Wi-Fi (139 Mbps) is available throughout the guest house.
Yes, we offer family rooms suitable for guests traveling with children.
Room options include Twin, Family, Suite, and Double rooms.

The guest house is approximately 400 yards from the centre of Balloch.

All our units are located on the ground floor, offering easier accessibility for guests with mobility concerns.
Nearby attractions include Balloch Castle Country Park, Moss of Balloch Park, and the shores of Loch Lomond, among others.
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Experience the warmth and charm of Anchorage Guest House through the words of our guests. Our testimonials reflect the memorable stays and unique experiences that visitors have cherished at our guest house. From the tranquility of our location to the comfort of our rooms, discover why so many choose Anchorage Guest House as their preferred stay in Balloch. Browse through the reviews to get a glimpse of the delightful experiences awaiting you.

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