Accommodation & Facilities

CAOL Glean is a three-bedroom lodge accommodating up to six people available for holiday and short break rentals. Pets are welcome.

Located on the idyllic eastern shores of Loch Lomond at Rowardennan on the West Highland Way, Caol Gleann enjoys views to majestic Ben Lomond – the area’s highest mountain – from the rear of the lodge, while the lochside, beaches and jetty are just yards from the front of the lodge.  The Lodge is within the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, and there is a ranger station nearby.

The well-appointed chalet is the perfect base for all outdoor activities ranging from watersports and boating to hillwalking, climbing and mountain biking.

The Rowardennan Hotel just a couple of minutes walk away offers a bar, restaurant and other facilities.

Living Area

CAOL Gleann’s open plan living space has a well-appointed kitchen and dining and lounge areas.

Amenities include:

  • Satellite television
  • Flat screen TVs
  • Sky Q 
  • Free Wifi, broadband
  • Central heating
  • Dishwasher, washing machine, dryer
  • Electric Fire
  • Well-behaved pets welcome



Full list of amenities available on request

Bedrooms & Bathroom

CAOL Gleann has three bedrooms – a kingsize double and two twin rooms to accommodate up to six people. Each bedroom includes closet space and reading lights.  The kingsize room has a wall mounted TV.  The lodge’s modern bathroom boasts bath, shower and mirrored vanity unit.

Comfortable duvets, pillows, linen and towels are included.

Outdoor Living

A DECKING area outside the main entrance provides a superb vantage point toward Loch Lomond – perfect for al fresco dining, morning coffees or relaxing with a drink in the evening whilst watching the spectacular sunsets over the water and surrounding mountains.

Video Walk Through

Rates & Booking

Booking Enquiry Form

Booking Enquiry Form

(Minimum rental period three nights)
Please note – submission of a booking enquiry via this form does not constitute a booking or guarantee availability of your chosen dates until we confirm availability and receive the appropriate deposit.

Contact & Location



February 2024  – We are pleased to be welcoming guests to Caol Gleann Lodge on the shores of Loch Lomond. The Lodge is in a rural area with access to Ben Lomond, the West Highland Way and Loch Lomond  We continue to follow the Scottish Government’s guidance for self catering accommodation through the short-term let license scheme to ensure everyone’s safety.  Please get in touch if you have any questions.

Please check the calendar to see if your desired rental dates are available. Minimum stay is normally three nights.  Please note that some dates shown as available may not be due to the time between booking enquiries and confirmations.

Make your booking enquiry via our booking enquiry form or by calling us on 01360 870345 or 07776 148142

Rental costs are dependent of time of year !

  • Rental charges – 2024 – £220 per night, £950 per week;  weekend and mid week breaks available, please contact the Lodge for details
  • Bookings now being taken for 2025! 
  • The Lodge is available on, AirBnB and Trip Advisor
  • Join us during the Holiday season December 2024 – January 2025
  •  First day arrival after 4pm, last day departure by 10am
  • A deposit of £100 is required before any booking can be confirmed.   A good housekeeping/damage deposit of £100 may also required for booking confirmation.  The full rental charge is required within six weeks of arrival.  Guests are responsible for any damage incurred during the rental period.

Well behaved pets are allowed at Caol Gleann but if extra cleaning is needed, there will be an added charge of £45.

Payment instructions will be advised when we respond to your booking enquiry.


Green = available (subject to confirmation)
Red = unavailable


Caol Gleann is located at Rowardennan; entrance to the park is off the C6 road, 5.5 miles north of Balmaha.

Caol Gleann is also known as Lodge 4 and is located on the right of the park entrance at Rowardennan.

From Glasgow take the A809 to Drymen, from Drymen take the B837 to Balmaha, and from Balmaha take the C6 to Rowardennan.  The park is immediately before the Rowardennan Hotel on the loch side of the road.  Most satnav systems will direct cars to the Rowardennan Hotel.

The C6 does not continue north past Rowardennan.

Caol Gleann

Lodge 4


Stirlingshire G63 0AR

Scotland, UK

Tel: 01360 870345

Mobile:  07776148142