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Loch Doon

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These places can be weather dependant and this can affect your experience. We went on a wet... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jason D
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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Beautiful countryside

Took a bike trip to Loch Doon, the surrounding countryside is beautiful. Once you get to the Loch... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2018
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Loch Doon Dalmellington | On the Banks of Loch Doon, Carrick KA6 7QE, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went in for something to eat and to ask for some advice directions, t just stepped out of the car with the dog, both with clean feet, the man could not look me in the eye and just grunted st me, seemed to resent me...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

These places can be weather dependant and this can affect your experience. We went on a wet afternoon and it was still a beatiful place. There's one cafe, the Round House and it is very reasonably priced especially when you consider its the only place...More

1  Thank Jason D
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Took a bike trip to Loch Doon, the surrounding countryside is beautiful. Once you get to the Loch it is also a beautiful sight with the surrounding hills. Parked near the castle which has a great history and walked around. Noticed some wild campers which...More

Thank ScotsJen81
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely two nights camping surrounded by beautiful views, unfortunately some inconsiderate people playing loud music until 5 am but amazing all the same.

Thank Emmahjay
Reviewed 7 May 2018

The Roundhouse Cafe at Loch Doon as become one of the prime locations we make an effort of visiting due to every experience we have at it. Brian the fella that runs the place is a breath of fresh air and has an ever growing...More

2  Thank KrisScott165
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Wonderful place, huge lakes and mountains yet close to little villages and not too far from the main road. There is a small kiosk with toilets (only for customers) and you can walk for miles, all the way to the castle if you want but...More

Thank Petarnott
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped at the roundhouse for a cuppa on my trip to the Loch very pleasantly surprised. Great range of things on offer considering the size of the place. Spottlesly clean. Couple assisting there couldn't have been more welcoming and helpful. Saw the osprey on camera...More

Thank Janet P
Reviewed 11 May 2017

We visit Loch Doon and the roundhouse two or three times a year, Brian will never let you down, his coffee, hot pies or even just a humble sandwich are always fresly made and very tasty, an absolutey first class facility, and even better now...More

2  Thank 747ozzie
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Loch doon is lovely but jewel in the crown is the Roundhouse cafe. Very friendly staff who as well as serving you are happy to tell you about the area and wildlife especially the ospreys.. They are building an observatory so when that's finished it...More

1  Thank james b
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

All the other reviews are correct and if you go in the roundhouse to buy a snack you can watch the Ospreys on a big screen live webcam make a donation or buy a key ring or a postcard. On a nicer day we will...More

Thank Kangol1
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Margaret H
17 September 2018|
Response from Emmahjay | Reviewed this property |
No, wild camping is free and legal in Scotland
25 April 2018|
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Response from brian m | Property representative |
No, there are no public toilets at Loch Doon sorry. Only accessable toilets are at the Roundhouse this is a privately run facility providing coffee tea and snacks. Our toilets are available to customers during working hours... More
Stephanie-anne L
11 August 2017|
Response from AndreaLang |
According to google maps it's 4.7 miles. I realise you asked this a while ago but posted in case someone else wanted to know.