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Visitor Reviews - Glenloin House Campsite

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Glenloin House Campsite
Glenloin House
Argyll   (Browse area)
G83 7AJ   See Map                                 Share Google Plus  Tweet This!  Share on Facebook
Tel: 01301 702239

Facilities:  (Key)

Nearby: (within x miles)
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Pitches: 15
Open: March To October

Rating: Average Review Score: 7/10 from 11 Reviews
              7/10 from 11 Reviews

Units accepted:    Tents  Caravans  Motorhomes 

Reviews:  11 in total, now showing 1 to 6                 Previous 6          Next 6
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Date of Visit: July 2015 Unit:  Static Rating:
Reviewer: Millertommy 3 reviews from this member

Back again, this time I hired a static van, very reasonable price per night, and as usual the friendly folk make you feel very welcome, and the little food hut next to the garage is amazing, not one single ding ding meal. All freshly cooked and beautiful, showers and toilet block are very clean and warm, (sometimes)depends on camp visitors, but overall, brilliant holiday, well done glen loin.

Date of Visit: July 2013 Unit:  Campervan Rating:
Reviewer: Richardbatchelor 3 reviews from this member

We stopped here having been warned by the owner that it was basic. Well I have been to more basic that claim to be better!

Ok the site has no bells and whistles, it has all you need for a relaxed time. A 5 minute walk to the local pub, shop and chip shop.

We had a great pitch, you pitch anywhere you like very relaxed.

Bear in mind, hardly any mobile signal, hardly and radio signal, no ATM in the village at all!

The toilets and showers were fine, 1 for the shower but the very low cost of pitch more than fair.

We loved it for what it was. We had brilliant weather which helped of course.

Date of Visit: July 2012 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: GeoffBr 1 review from this member

We came up for the Arrochar Alps hill race and camped here for a couple of nights. We arrived at about 9. 15pm and received a friendly welcome at the house.

The facilities were good (even the old toilet block was ok, and the shower was free!)

Local shops are good. It's worth the extra walk to have a few pints at the Village Inn at the other end of the village.

The only thing that's lacking is a dedicated washing up area. This is presumably because most people are in caravans rather than tents.

We were quite surprised how many midges there were, considering it was July on the west coast of Scotland!

Overall, excellent value for a fiver.

Date of Visit: March 2012 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Mr millstone 4 reviews from this member

Camped here as a solo backpacker for a few nights while walking in the area, for my purposes it did the job.

It is rather basic, but only 5 a night. Space for tents is fairly limited amongst the varied collection of static caravans, but being the only camper on site I had no problem finding a quiet spot.

I arrived while the snack bar at the front of the site was still open (before 1600) so could pay there and didn't have to venture to the 'big house'. I received a friendly welcome and was given as key to the new toilet block. This needed a 10 deposit which is fair enough, and the facilities were smart and clean (1 a shower is more than usual though but it is all new). I cant comment on the older facilities as I had no need to use them, though as others have mentioned the area round the 'big house' didn't look too inviting.

The snack bar opens at 0800 for cheap breakfasts, and the site is just across the road from Loch Long and minutes walk from useful shops. I didn't visit the nearest bar (Ben Arthurs), instead I walked a couple of miles down the Loch to the Village Inn which was cosy and friendly with local ales and good food.

OK, it's not the prettiest site and there is some noise from the nearby road but as somewhere to pitch while exploring the nearby mountains I'd stay again.

Date of Visit: July 2011 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Millertommy 3 reviews from this member

I don't know what other people think but this camp site is fantastic value for money.

You get what you pay for, that's why I am going back time and time again, each time is different the weather wont spoil it for me or the family, the area has fantastic views of the loch long and the arrochar alps.

Admittedly the camp site is very basic not much there but as stated, scenery is great, I and the family will be back there in august and we will enjoy every day we are there no matter what,

local shops are friendly towards us strangers, and so are the pubs, there are a few local pubs, but I really love the ben arthurs bothy

very warm and friendly with great views over looking loch long, excellent food, and freezing cold ales.

Date of Visit: April 2011 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Bernie1 2 reviews from this member

Read previous reviews but as it was a couple of blokes, with not very high standards, camping to do a bit of walking thought it would be ok. How wrong was I! Arrived about 5pm, nothing open but was directed up to 'big house'.

Could see stove on through door but no answer. Took walk round back were we saw 'toilet and shower block'. It was beyond description and the dog waste at the door swung it for us.

There is a new shower block connected to a snack bar at the front but this was locked. Overall the site looked shabby, grass not cut, statics moss covered etc.

This was two weeks before Easter weekend so season may not have started yet but regardless of the beautiful location Arrocher looking a bit tired. Ben Arthur Bothy, nice lounge, good food, decent Guinness.

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