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One of the most beautiful views in Scotland

I did a 7-day tour around England, Scotland and Wales and when I say this was one of the most... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Durban, South Africa
Quite breathtaking and serene!

Very mystical Loch Shiel, especially when viewed from walking out and around from the Glenfinnan... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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A830, Glenfinnan PH37 4LT, Scotland
+44 1967 431253
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I did a 7-day tour around England, Scotland and Wales and when I say this was one of the most beautiful places we stopped at, you should understand that is saying something! A short climb up the hill for this fantastic view of the Loch,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very mystical Loch Shiel, especially when viewed from walking out and around from the Glenfinnan Monument. Imagining the history! Breathtaking views!

Thank pasowine
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Beautiful Highland landscape. A gorgeous loch with stunning mountains in the back ground. Very peaceful and wonderful scenery.

Thank liss143
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

What else needs to said about Scotland? Loch Shiel is equally unique as the other Lochs. While many are hoping to catch a glimpse of Nessie, I did catch a mysterious black creature bobbing it's head above water momentarily and then speedily ducking back in...More

Thank sithjedi1969
Reviewed 24 July 2018

We stayed two nights on the shores of Loch Shiel at the Glenfinnan House Hotel and absolutely loved going out to the shore in the early mornings and during dusk to take in the peace, tranquility and idyllic setting. There is even a dusk cruise...More

Thank DesmondSF
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

The most beautiful loch I’ve seen so far absolutely breathtaking. The reflections of the mountains on the water is amazing. Well worth a visit but remember the midge spray there were quite a few about while we were there but still didn’t spoil the magic...More

Thank catp37
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Wonderful views and less crowded than many areas, this is well worth a visit. Be prepared to take your time to enjoy.

Thank salespau
Reviewed 5 April 2018

A beautiful place to visit. The road has the most dramatic scenery, and if you stop at the NT visitor centre at Glenfinnan you can view the awesome viaduct too.

Thank Corbett2014
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Travelled on the boat to acharcle - stunning place ! Amazing scenery and remains unspoilt . One of scotlands hidden gems.

Thank libby767
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Just another beautiful Loch. One of the larger ones and it seems to be used more as it has a few villages dotted around it. So salmon farms, fishing and water sports are about the area. Nice places to stop as you drive around and...More

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