Getting Here

By road

The post code is G63 0AR for putting into your sat nav or route planner.  Note:  Look for the Rowardennan Hotel on the left, enter the car park and drive through the gate in the left corner, follow the road down towards the loch and around to the right, you will then see 'the hoot' lodge 29 on your right.

Train services

First Scotrail runs a service from Glasgow Queen Street to Balloch (around 30min), it is possible to then catch the bus to Balmaha (15min)
For more information on times and fare check


Glasgow - Loch Lomond:
Citylink operate various services that run from the centre of Glasgow picking up from various points including Glasgow airport that  take you to Balloch, Luss or Tarbet.  From which you can get a bus, taxi or waterbus to link you to Rowardennan. For up to date information and prices check

Balloch to Balmaha: 
Bus: No. 309 - Journey time: 14 mins. 

Glasgow to Drymen: 
Bus : No.8 (Glasgow to Balfron via Drymen).  At Drymen, change to local bus No 309 to Balmaha. 


Glasgow Airport Taxis
To arrange a taxi and check rates from Glasgow Airport 
call +44 (0) 7790 428825

Local Taxis : Drymen Taxis Tel -01360 660077

Water Bus Services

There are water bus services operated by Cruise Loch Lomond and Sweeny's Cruises.  It is possible to get to Rowardennan from Luss or Tarbet via water bus.
To view the current timetable :

Speed Boat Taxi

Loch Lomond Leisure Scotland can provide a speedboat water taxi service between any points on Loch Lomond.  They are based at Luss, but can pick up from any point. 
0333 577 0715

Nearest Airports

Glasgow Airport: is the closest airport, about 40km. The airport has excellent UK domestic connections, as well as flights to European, Mediterranean, and some Asian and US destinations.

Prestwick Airport: (also known as Glasgow Prestwick Airport, though it is not really in Glasgow) is about 90km away and has connections with UK and European destinations.

Edinburgh Airport: is about 100km, with connections through the UK, Europe, and some US connections.

If you are having any problems planning your journey please feel free to get in touch.


  • Sleeps 8
  • On the edge of Loch Lomond
  • Sandy beach in front of lodge
  • 4 bedrooms: En Suite double, double, twin, bunk room
  • Large deck area outside with picnic table that seats 8 and beautiful views of the loch.
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Guest Comments

Both my daughters and families and myself stayed at the Hoot from the 10th-13th April 2017 and had a great time. The accommodation was of a very high standard and I would recommend it to anyone to s ...

Lesley Roberts