Destination guide

Explore Loch Lomond in holiday lettings

From its snow-capped mountains to its wild scenery, Loch Lomond is the ideal destination for an adventurous holiday in the great outdoors. This vast lake offers boundless adventure for outdoor enthusiasts as nearby restaurants, bars and historic sites that cater to the leisure traveller. Holiday lettings in Loch Lomond put you in the centre of this vibrant landscape and all it has to offer.


Historic sites near Loch Lomond holiday lettings

The rich past of Loch Lomond is showcased in numerous historic sites throughout the area. Holiday homes can be found near Dumbarton Castle, a fortress and Georgian governor’s home with artillery fortifications, and the Hillbrook House, a historic home with famous heritage artwork and public art workshops. You could also visit the Hill House, a restored mansion with formal gardens designed by famed architect and artist Charles Rennie Mackintosh, and the Denny Ship Model Experiment Tank, a maritime museum and Victorian shipyard with historic nautical artefacts and exhibits.

Outdoor activities

Outdoor fun near Loch Lomond holiday homes

The expansive natural areas of Loch Lomond are an adventure playground for outdoor enthusiasts. Visitors enjoy activities like power boating, watercraft, kayaking, fishing, canoeing, wakeboarding and waterskiing on the lakes and waterways. On land, the mountains, hills and wooded areas are excellent for biking, climbing, abseiling, canyoning, gorge walking and horseback riding. No matter your inclination, you’ll find a variety of fun ways to explore the natural splendour of Loch Lomond near your holiday rental.

Food & drink 

Sample delicacies in Loch Lomond

Loch Lomond cuisine reflects both the traditional recipes of Scotland and the local flavours from the bountiful land and water in the area. Staples include scallops, Angus beef, Ayrshire potatoes, local fruit and other regional fare that’s reared, gathered or grown in the area. These foods are used in recipes like haggis, a national dish of savoury meat pudding with whiskey sauce, and cranachan, a sweet treat of shortbread, all complemented by locally-brewed beer and locally-distilled whiskey for a traditional experience. Try out some authentic Scottish dishes in the restaurants and eateries near your Loch Lomond holiday rental.

Family friendly

Family-friendly fun near Loch Lomond holiday homes

From wildlife centres to kid-friendly natural areas, Loch Lomond is filled with fun sights for the whole family. Holiday homes are available near places like Inchmurrin, an island with fresh water and an abundance of local wildlife, and the Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre, a park and wildlife centre with an array of beautiful raptors and educational demonstrations. Kids will enjoy TreeZone Loch Lomond, an adventure park with treetop excursions and thrills, and Geilston Garden, a historic garden with a playground, nature pathways and a floral maze. The Loch Lomond National Nature Reserve, a protected natural area with wildlife like wallabies and sea birds, is also fun for kids.

How many holiday rentals are available around Loch Lomond?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 279 holiday lettings around Loch Lomond. From 136 cottages to 136 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Loch Lomond?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Loch Lomond. From travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Taynuilt: 375 holiday homes
  • Arrochar: 250 holiday homes
  • Aberfeldy: 465 holiday homes
  • Dunoon: 386 holiday homes
  • Glasgow: 540 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Loch Lomond! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Loch Lomond?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Loch Lomond with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Taynuilt: 375 holiday lettings
  • Arrochar: 250 holiday lettings
  • Aberfeldy: 465 holiday lettings
  • Dunoon: 386 holiday lettings
  • Glasgow: 540 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Loch Lomond? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Loch Lomond. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Inveraray: 228 holiday rentals
  • Balloch Castle: 813 holiday rentals
  • Loch Lomond Shores: 816 holiday rentals
  • Loch Katrine: 372 holiday rentals
  • Kelburn Castle and Country Centre: 445 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Loch Lomond listed on where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.