Balmillig

B&B

Balmillig B&B, 64b Colquhoun Street, Helensburgh, Argyll, G84 9JP

    Enjoy a Balmillig welcome to great rooms, tasty breakfasts and beautiful surroundings. 1 or 2 nights - £70/£75 per room per night Reductions for longer stays/singles. 3 nights or longer - £64/£69 per room per night. Hope to see you soon.

    Balmillig is a friendly relaxing home, set in the heart of Clyde coast resort Helensburgh's leafy conservation area. Balmillig is conveniently close to Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park yet just 30 minutes from Glasgow International Airport. Charles Rennie Macintosh's world famous Hill House and Faslane Naval Base are both nearby.
    Balmillig is ideally placed for walkers exploring the Three Lochs Way, one of Scotland's Great Trails - it passes our door.

    Balmillig offers underfloor heating, excellent spacious showers and comfortable beds in a mixture of twin and double and family rooms. Free wifi internet access is available. IPads in every room All rooms have tea/coffee making facilities, TV and hairdryer, iron, etc.

    Enjoy fruit juice, cereals or porridge, fruit, toasted bread, oatcakes, homemade marmalade, and a choice of freshly cooked eggs, bacon, mushrooms, tomatoes and tattie scones. Have some or all; the choice is yours.

    Our lounge/conservatory is comfortably furnished and heated and has books and lots of information about the area. There is very pleasant walking immediately around Helensburgh and we are just a few minutes from the National Park boundaries with many more challenging routes and the newly opened Three Lochs Way.

    There is plenty of off street parking within the spacious and colourful garden which has a patio area where you can enjoy the summer annuals as well as the varied collection of shrubs, trees and herbaceous perennials selected to support wildlife as well as providing year round fragrance, floral and foliage interest.

    Balmillig is within easy walking distance of bus and train services, seafront, park, shops and restaurants.

    To be as 'green' as possible Balmillig is built to top energy conservation standards. The garden is wildlife friendly, we recycle plastics, paper etc., compost kitchen waste and have installed solar powered water heating.

    Gradings
    4 Bed and Breakfast
    Awards
    Green Tourism Gold Walkers Welcome Cyclists Welcome
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2014 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    5
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff*
    Blue Double room ensuite
    £75.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Blue Twin Room ensuite
    £75.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Green Double Room Ensuite
    £70.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Green Twin Room Ensuite
    £70.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Yellow Double Room Ensuite
    £70.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)

    Approximately 10% reduction on daily price for stays exceeding 3 nights.

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

    Accommodation Type

    • Seasonal Breaks

    Children

    • Highchair Available
    • Cot Available
    • Children Welcome

    Facilities

    • Internet Access
    • No Smoking Permitted

    Location

    • Town Centre About 7-8 mins walk from the centre of town, shops and restaurants.
    • Coastal Location In Helensburgh, a medium sized town, on the Clyde sea coast
    • Town Location In quiet area with short walk to shops, restaurants etc .

    Special Requirements

    • Families
    • Single Travellers
    • No Pets Allowed
    • Non smokers
    • Business Travellers
    • Children Welcome

    Catering

    • Vegetarian Food Available
    • Gluten Free Muesli and bread available.
    • Vegetarian
    • Patio/Beer Garden
    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles
    • Breakfast Available
    • Tea & Coffee Available In rooms. Also offered on arrival in conservatory.

    Domestic

    • Lounge
    • Ironing Facilities Iron and ironing board in all bedrooms.
    • Shower Ensuite
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Towels Provided
    • Telephone
    • Drying Facilities
    • Laundry Service Available £5 per load - washed and dried on pulley or outside line - usually within 12 hours.
    • Indoor Drying Facility
    • Bath Ensuite
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Hairdryer Available

    Leisure Facilities

    • DVD Player
    • TV In Room
    • Radio Available on ipads in every room.
    • WiFi Free wifi available throughout our house. iPads also installed in each room.

    Payment Methods

    • JCB Card
    • American Express Card
    • Maestro Card
    • Delta Card
    • Mastercard
    • VISA Card

    Transport

    • Cycle Locker
    • Parking
    • Bike Storage Available In garage.
    • Free Parking On-Site

    Road Directions

    From Glasgow and the South, travel west on M8, following signs for Loch Lomond and Erskine Bridge, cross bridge to join A82, exit left from bridge and follow Loch Lomond signs. About 12 miles, at fourth roundabout take first exit onto A818 to Helensburgh. In Helensburgh turn right just before traffic island, first turn left into Colquhoun Street and Balmillig entrance is first left.
    From the North, Exit A82 onto A818 to Helensburgh. In Helensburgh turn right just before traffic island, first turn left into Colquhoun Street and Balmillig entrance is first left.

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- From Helensburgh Tourist Information Centre at clock tower on seafront, travel north up Sinclair Street A818, after passing through 3 sets of traffic lights take fourth turn on left into Millig Street, turn first left into Colquhoun Street and Balmillig entrance is first left.

    Getting there by railway:- From Helensburgh Upper entrance, turn right, walk downhill, turn fourth right turn, first left into Colquhoun Street, Balmillig entrance on left. From Helensburgh Central entrance turn right, turn right at traffic lights and walk uphill until reach traffic island, turn left into Millig Street, turn first left into Colquhoun Street, Balmillig entrance is first left.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- From Glasgow Airport travel west on M8, following signs for Loch Lomond and Erskine Bridge, cross bridge to join A82, exit left from bridge and follow Loch Lomond signs. About 12 miles, at fourth roundabout take first exit onto A818 to Helensburgh. In Helensburgh turn right just before traffic island, first turn left into Colquhoun Street and Balmillig entrance is first left.

     

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    • Longer stay discount - Rates reduce to just 64 or 69 per room per night for stays of 3 nights or more.

    • Play golf at nearby Helensburgh Golf Club for just £25 per round when you stay at Balmillig B&B. Minimum stay 2 nights for this offer.

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