Loch Lomond Farm Cottages are part of a working farm in West Stirlingshire, close to Loch Lomond and The Trossachs. There are many things to see and do outside in this area. www.lovelochlomond.com/things-to-do gives a wide spectrum of places to visit, including information on Stirling Castle. If you are interested in antiques and fine furniture why not go to the Scottish Arts and Antiques Centre at Doune www.scottish-antiques.com The central location of the accommodation means that if you want to visit a city you have a choice. Glasgow, Stirling, Edinburgh and Perth are less than an hour away also. 

On the Loch

Loch Lomond
Spectacular scenery, islands, slipways, cruises and watersports make the largest body of fresh water in the UK a very popular destination.

Loch Katrine
Made famous by Sir Walter Scott, this beautiful and historic loch in the Trossachs is well worth a visit.

Lake of Menteith
This small body of water is popular with fishermen and ospreys, and has an ancient ruined priory on an island, with connections to Scotland’s history. 

Mountains & Hills

Whether or not you enjoy walking up them, or admiring them from below, the mountains and hills on our doorstep are some of the most scenic in Scotland.

There are walking routes for all levels of ability, and mountain bike tracks too. Some of our local hills and mountains include:-

For further information on local walks, please check the Walk Highlands website: https://www.walkhighlands.co.uk/lochlomond/

Castles & History

Loch Lomond Farm Cottages are in the middle of an area steeped in history. The most important castle in Scotland’s history is Stirling Castle, which is just 20 miles drive. Other local castles include Doune (made famous by many films including Outlander) and Dumbarton, and there are many historic sites to visit close by.

Other places to visit include:-


Loch Lomond Farm Cottages are surrounded buy gentle rolling hills, which suit farmers – and golfers alike. There are several local courses open for visitors and some very fine championship courses not far away.

Family Fun

There are lots of fun things to do locally for families of all ages!

Food & Drink

There are some very good bars and restaurants in the area, and many fine cafe’s and tea rooms. Here are a few: