Sailing & Boating

Sailing on Loch Lomond

Sailing a boat on Loch Lomond is a magical experience. And boating holidays on Loch Lomond offer something for all sailing enthusiasts. Whether you’re bringing your own boat or hiring one while you’re here. Sailing on this large and beautiful expanse of water, you can take in the magnificent sights around you. Explore the loch, discover new places to visit around the shores and see an abundance of wildlife along the way.

Loch Lomond Boating Holidays

At Loch Lomond Waterfront luxury lodge resort, all residents have exclusive access to our sandy shores, which are ideal for launching your own sailing boats and crafts from (not motorised boats). Vehicle access is permitted for launch purposes and we have ample space to store your boat overnight.

If you are bringing your own boat with you, please read this Loch Lomond boating safety and byelaw information on the national park’s website. You must register motorised vessels with the National Park Authority and display the registration number on your craft

Loch Lomond Boat Hire

If you prefer to hire a boat while you’re here:

Portnellan Farm offers boat rides, paddle boarding and canoes.

In Your Element provides a range of outdoor activities and watersport options upon request. Our guests are also eligible to a discount with IYE.

A little further on and Loch Lomond Leisure provides a range of options, including rowing boats, pedal boats, sailing boats and fishing boats at Loch Lomond Shores.

Loch Lomond Sailing Club

Loch Lomond Sailing Club is located close by, and welcomes both members and their visitors. Racing is the main activity here, although there are also more leisurely cruising activities to enjoy.

Stay at Loch Lomond Waterfront

Our waterfront resort on the shores near Balmaha is the perfect location for Loch Lomond boating holidays. Offering luxury accommodation, exclusive shore access and boat storage space. To book your stay with us contact us on 01360 870 144 or book online. And if you need any help or advice in planning your sailing adventures, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

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