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Oak Tree Inn, Balmaha

Loch Lomond, Balmaha, G63 0JQ, UK
Oak Tree Inn, Balmaha Oak Tree Inn, Balmaha 01360870357 Loch Lomond Balmaha
94 out of 100% 30 votes
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  • Free Wifi
  • Private Car Park
  • Pets Allowed
  • Walk-in Showers
  • Golf in Local Area
  • Public Transport Nearby
  • Electric Car Charging Point

The family-owned and run Oak Tree Inn warmly welcomes guests to the picturesque town of Balmaha. This award-winning Inn offers amazing views, great food and comfortable rooms or pods located just a stone's throw away from the banks of Loch Lomond.

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Rooms & Facilities
Facilities: swipe to see more
  • Free Wifi
  • Private Car Park
  • Pets Allowed
  • Walk-in Showers
  • Golf in Local Area
  • Public Transport Nearby
  • Electric Car Charging Point

Number of Bedrooms: 42

Parking Spaces: 42

Steps into Hotel: 0

Check In Time: 3pm

Check Out Time: 10am

The Oak Tree Inn is a well-known 3-star hotel located in the picturesque village of Balmaha near Loch Lomond just 30 minutes from Glasgow. Drymen serves as a gateway to the stunning Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park, making The Oak Tree Inn a convenient and inviting destination for visitors exploring this scenic region.

The inn offers 42 en suite well-appointed and comfortable guest rooms, some above the inn and in a series of cottages just yards from the main building. Whether you're a hiker, cyclist, or someone in search of a tranquil retreat, the Oak Tree Inn provides a variety of rooms to suit your needs.

The Oak Tree Inn boasts a restaurant and bar well-known for serving hearty Scottish cuisine. They take pride in utilizing locally sourced ingredients and serve classic dishes like haggis, neeps, and tatties, as well as fresh seafood.

The Oak Tree Inn offers great late deals and special offers on short breaks throughout the year. Book online today with My Hotel Break.



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The Oak Tree Inn is a 42-bedroom inn on the West Highland Way at Balmaha, Loch Lomond. 11 rooms are located above the inn and the remaining are located just a short walk from the main building. Parking is available at the main inn and the cottages.

Each room has a unique character, all with different features and specifications. If you have any specific requests, please let us know during the booking process, and we will endeavour to cater to your needs.

Standard Double/Twin
These rooms provide all the essentials for a comfortable stay, such as complimentary WiFi, a flat-screen TV, a hairdryer, and a selection of tea and coffee.

Family Room
Designed to sleep up to 5 guests, the family rooms come in various shapes and sizes, assuring an ideal base for your family's exploration of Loch Lomond.

More spacious than the standard rooms and each with a snug seating area, ideal for some well-earned rest and relaxation.

Our deluxe rooms showcase diverse styles and personalities, but rest assured, all are exceptionally comfortable. They offer views of the loch, either from an outdoor decking area or a generously proportioned indoor lounge.

Premier Deluxe
The unique and expansive Premier Deluxe room boasts spectacular views of the loch. Enjoy this panorama from either your private balcony or the comfortable interior seating area. As an added treat, freshly ground Loch Lomond Coffee is provided in your room, an ideal complement to unwinding in front of the 50" TV. The modern bathroom includes a spacious walk-in rainfall shower and a bathtub with an integrated TV. It's the epitome of luxury and relaxation.

Standard Pods
These charming and snug pods offer convenient parking right at your doorstep, as well as a small outdoor seating area.

Superior Pods
Newly constructed, modern Superior Pods are equipped with everything you could need, including a 50" TV, a generously sized walk-in shower, and captivating views of the loch from your private outdoor seating area.

Bar & Restaurant

At the Oak Tree Inn, the philosophy is to reflect, where possible, the best Scotland has to offer. Passionate about food, the chefs carefully select ingredients, ideally sourced as close to The Oak Tree as possible, to produce the very best of traditional Scottish cooking.

At the Oak Tree Inn choose to dine in the main restaurant, bar, or conservatory or, on warmer days, dine alfresco in the outdoor seating area or enjoy a home-roasted coffee whilst soaking up the stunning surroundings. 

Sample Menus 

Main Menu
Gluten-Free Menu
Desert Menu

Location & Directions

Location and directions to the Oak Tree Inn

Situated in the heart of Drymen, a charming village in the southern part of Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park, The Oak Tree Inn is approximately 20 miles (32 km) north of Glasgow.

By Car:

Head north on the M8 motorway toward Stirling.
Take Exit 30 onto the M898 motorway, following signs for Erskine Bridge.
Cross the Erskine Bridge over the River Clyde.
Continue on the A82 road, which will take you through the town of Alexandria.
Follow the A811, which will lead you to the village of Balloch at the southern tip of Loch Lomond.
Continue on the A811 as it follows the eastern shore of Loch Lomond.
You'll pass through the village of Drymen.
Keep following the A811 until you reach Balmaha. The Oak Tree Inn is located in the heart of the village.

By Public Transport:

You can take a train from Glasgow to Balloch, which is the nearest train station to Balmaha.
From Balloch, you can take a bus or taxi to Balmaha. The journey is relatively short.

Nearest Airport 
Glasgow Aiport (26 miles)

Notice Board

Hotel Notice Board

Family rooms 
When booking a family room with children up tot the age of 10 years are available. The rate includes bed & breakfast, any other meals will be paid as taken. 

Pet Policy
The Oak Tree Inn has a small number of pet-friendly rooms, The pods do NOT allow pets. Please contact myhotelbreak to check availability. Pets are charged at £20 per night. Dogs are allowed in the bar and conservatory. The restaurant remains completely dog-free for guests with allergies.

Parking is available at the main car park behind the hotel. Please do not bring luggage on check-in as you may be directed to parking closer to your room. Some rooms are located in the cottages just a few yards from the hotel. 

Pod breaks do not include breakfast unless otherwise stated. 

Things to See and Do
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tick Cycling
tick Water Sports
tick Climbing

When staying at the Oak Tree Inn in Balmaha, you'll have the opportunity to explore the beautiful Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, as well as enjoy the quaint village of Balmaha itself. Here are some things to see and do during your stay

Loch Lomond:  The inn is located on the eastern shore of Loch Lomond, so take advantage of the stunning scenery and various activities on the loch. You can go for a swim, rent a boat, or simply relax by the water's edge.

Conic Hill:  Hike up Conic Hill for panoramic views of Loch Lomond and the surrounding landscape. The trailhead is not far from the Oak Tree Inn, making it a great day hike.

Balmaha Beach: Spend some time at Balmaha Bay's small sandy beach, perfect for sunbathing or picnicking. The water in Loch Lomond can be cold but refreshing for a swim.

Tom Weir's Statue:  Visit the statue of Tom Weir, a renowned Scottish outdoors enthusiast, and pay tribute to his love for the area.

Balmaha Millennium Forest Path:  Explore the nearby woods on this walking trail, where you can observe local flora and fauna.

Watersports:  If you're interested in watersports, you can rent kayaks or paddleboards to explore the loch. Rental shops are available in Balmaha.

Loch Lomond Shores:  Take a short drive to Loch Lomond Shores for shopping, dining, and the opportunity to visit the Sea Life Aquarium.

For more information on things to see and do in the area, visit our helpful destination guide here.


Does the hotel accept dogs?
The Oak Tree in has a small number of pet-friendly rooms, The pods do NOT allow pets. Please contact myhotelbreak to check availability on 01357 529 129 option 1. Dogs are allowed in the bar and conservatory. The restaurant remains completely dog-free for guests with allergies.
How many Pods does the hotel have?
The hotel has 3 superior pods.
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