Lots to See and Do

Balmaha, the location of our accommodation, is a charming Scottish village nestled along the eastern shore of Loch Lomond. Renowned for its picturesque setting, Balmaha is a favorite destination offering abundant opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts, including hiking, boating, and fishing.


Scotland, located in the northern part of the United Kingdom, is a country renowned for its stunning landscapes, rich history, and vibrant culture. From rugged highlands to serene lochs and picturesque coastlines, Scotland's natural beauty captivates visitors from around the world and offers an unforgettable experience for travelers seeking adventure, history, and natural beauty.

famous Scottish Attractions

Loch Ness

Loch Ness is one of Scotland's most stunning lochs. Visitors flock to it for its beautiful scenery, boat cruises and perhaps see if they can catch a glance of the famous mythical creature, Nessie.

The Isle of Skye

Known for its dramatic landscapes, rugged coastline, and medieval castles, the Isle of Skye is a paradise for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts. Highlights include the Old Man of Storr, the Fairy Pools, and the Quiraing.

In The Area

Charming waterfront, cozy pubs, and breathtaking views welcomes you in the village of Balmaha. Discover some of the best things to do and the greatest attractions in Balmaha.

Local Whiskies

Glengoyne Distillery is just a short drive away, perfect preparation for sampling a range of Scotch Whisky at the nearby pubs.

Nearby Restaurants

The Oak Tree Inn is just a five minute walk away, offering freshly prepared meals and a selection of local drinks. It serves as one of the most highly recommended restaurants in the area.

Bus Service

Balmaha is conveniently connected to Drymen by a regular bus service, with a bus stop conveniently located right outside the driveway, ensuring easy access to transportation.

Loch Lomond

Balmaha sits on the shore of Loch Lomond, providing easy access to the tranquil lake for water activities such as boating and kayaking. 

Tom Weir Statue

Found near the Balmaha Visitor Centre, the statue commemorates Tom Weir, a Scottish climber, writer, and television presenter known for his love of the outdoors. It serves as a tribute to his contributions to Scottish culture and conservation efforts.

Balmaha Millennium Forest Pathway

This pathway winds through woodland areas surrounding Balmaha. The pathway features breathtaking views as well interpretive signs highlighting the local flora and fauna.