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    Rowardennan Lodge SYHA

    Rowardennan Youth Hostel Rowardennan Youth Hostel On the Banks of Loch Lomond | By Drymen, Rowardennan, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G63 0AR, Scotland
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Traveller (39)
          Room & Suite (11)
          Dining (4)
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          647 reviews
          #2 of 3 B&Bs / Inns in Rowardennan
           
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          Overview
          • Excellent28%
          • Very good38%
          • Average23%
          • Poor8%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Parking
          Wheelchair Access
          Paid Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Pool
          Restaurant
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          Rowardennan Hotel
          647 reviews
          #2 of 3 B&Bs / Inns in Rowardennan
           
          Lodge on Loch Lomond
          2,435 reviews
          #2 of 2 hotels in Luss
           
          Oak Tree Inn
          1,324 reviews
          #1 of 3 B&Bs / Inns in Balmaha
           
          The Inn on Loch Lomond
          1,458 reviews
          #5 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Luss
           
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          Reviewed 16 September 2016

          Stayed here with a friend after an incredibly wet day on the West Highland Way. It was so crowded, so I've got nothing but praise for the staff for helping us with every inquiry. We stayed in a 6 bed female dorm, which was quite...More

          Helpful?1  
          Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Rowardennan Lodge SYHA

          Hello, Many thanks for taking the time to post and let us know about your stay, it really is much appreciated. I have asked our Property Manager too look into the heating as we can adjust the timings and we will pass your kind commnets...More

          Reviewed 10 September 2016

          Amazing lochside location. Huge, spotless self-catering kitchen with all necessary amenities, and the breakfast/packed lunch provided were both good. Lovely big lounge with huge windows overlooking the loch and plenty of sofas. Dorm rooms are a little cramped, not a lot of storage space for...More

          Helpful?1  
          Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Rowardennan Lodge SYHA

          Hello, Thanks so much for your feedback and for taking the time to post. We will pass your kind comments onto our team at Rowardennan Lodge and we will also look into the comments you have made regarding the dorms when we review the configuaration...More

          Reviewed 5 September 2016

          We were part of a large party of three families climbing Ben Lomond and then staying overnight at the hostel. The location is probably one of the best SYH locations in Scotland and the facilities, staff friendliness and cleanliness were all good. No complaints other...More

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          Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Rowardennan Lodge SYHA

          Hello, Many thanks for taking the time to post regarding your stay. We are really disappointed to read your comments regarding the dinner and breakfast and to allow our manager to investigate this further it would be really helpful if you could contact Aaron and...More

          Reviewed 31 August 2016

          This is a good place to stay. We experienced the staff both here and the Rowardennan Hotel. There is no comparison. The staff at the Hostel are polite and do their best to help you enjoy your stay. The rooms are comfortable and they have...More

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          Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Rowardennan Lodge SYHA

          Wow, many thanks for a lovely review, very much appreciated. We are really glad you enjoyed your stay and we will pass on your commnets onto our team. Lorna

          Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

          Having been more accustomed to hotels than hostels, I was pleasantly surprised!! Facilities were fantastic and the staff were most helpful. The vibe was really chilled and the washing and drying room was easy to use and readily available. Rooms were basic but clean and...More

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          Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Rowardennan Lodge SYHA

          Wow, thank you very much for your very kind review, we will be sure to share with our team. Lorna Padden

          Rowardennan Hotel
          647 reviews
          #2 of 3 B&Bs / Inns in Rowardennan
           
          Lodge on Loch Lomond
          2,435 reviews
          #2 of 2 hotels in Luss
           
          Oak Tree Inn
          1,324 reviews
          #1 of 3 B&Bs / Inns in Balmaha
           
          The Inn on Loch Lomond
          1,458 reviews
          #5 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Luss
           
          About
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          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
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          • Price range
          • US$52 - US$223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Number of rooms
          • 16
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          • Location
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          • Scotland >
          • Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park >
          • Rowardennan
          • Also Known As
          • Rowardennan Hotel Rowardennan
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          Traveller (39)
          Room & Suite (11)
          Dining (4)
          Pool & Beach (2)
          Hotel & Grounds (31)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          ponyponypony
          Can you pre-book the campsite or is it first-come, first-served? Thank you.
          21 May 2017|
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          Sara T
          I am staying Fri night can I leave my car and return fo rit Sunday evening as I am walking part of the west highland way?
          3 June 2016|
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          Response from Paul M | Reviewed this property |
          I'm not sure there's a cap park. I didn't see a single car when I stayed there a couple of weeks ago.
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          Brendan A
          HI, i was wondering if you accept well behaved dogs?
          17 March 2015|
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          Response from Ben F | Reviewed this property |
          Im not sure if this Hostel allows pets, but there have been a number of SYHA hostels that have recently began allowing pets. Being Cairngorm Lodge Youth Hostel, Torridon Youth Hostel, Durness Youth Hostel, Glencoe Youth... More
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          Room Tips
          "If you want privacy book a private room."
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          "Take some lunch when you leave, to the north is pretty far until the next stop."
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          "Ask for a loch-side room."
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          "Dorms are nice and cheap, Private rooms cost more"
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