Our farm and family recently took part in BBC 2 "This Farming Life" which showed the breathtaking scenery on our 5000 acre working hill sheep farm at the gateway to the Highlands. Lambing time is from middle of April to the first week in May.
Shantron is perfect for families and groups of friends who want to get away for an idyllic break in the countryside. With panoramic views of the landscape and a private garden for you to enjoy, Shantron cottage puts the great outdoors right at your fingertips.
This bright, spacious self-catering accommodation has 3 bedrooms, sleeping eight.
Both bedroom one (which enjoys views directly over the Loch) and bedroom two are furnished with double beds, wardrobes, bedside tables and lamps, and have private en-suite bathroom facilities including a shower, WC and sink.
Bedroom three is a large, bright room with doors leading directly onto the garden. It has twin beds which can be made up to a king-size on request, bunk beds perfect for children and an en-suite bathroom with bath, shower, sink and WC.
As we are in a rural location we can only accommodate visitors who have their own transport.
From Balloch tourist office travel 0.75 mile then turn right onto A811 for 0.25 miles then turn right onto A82 for 4 miles heading towards Luss. Turn left up the road signposted to Garelochhead. Shantron Farm is within 0.5 miles on your left.
Getting there by railway: from Balloch station, turn left onto Balloch Road then turn right onto A811 then right onto A82 for 4 milee heading towrads Luss. Turn left up the road signposted to Garelochhead. Shantron Farm ism Helensburgh station, turn right onto B832 for 6 miles towards Luss, then turn left onto A82 for 1 mile, then turn left up the road signposted to Garelochhead. Shantron Farm is within 0.5 miles on your left.
Getting there by aeroplane: from Glasgow airport on M8 at junction 28 turn right onto M8 for 4 miles towards Bishopton, at junction 30 turn off onto M898 for 1 mile, then cross Erskine Bridge, toll will cost 60 pence. After crossing bridge drive for 1 mile on A898 then turn off onto A82 for 14 miles heading towards Dumbarton. Turn left up the road signposted to Garelochhead. Shantron Farm is within 0.5 miles on your left.
|Shantron Farm||£160 Per unit per night|
Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.