10 Great Things to do at Loch Tay Highland Lodges near Killin

Loch Tay Highland Lodges – 10 Great Things to do!

Set in the central Scottish Highlands in an enviable location there is so much to see and do when staying at this stunning private estate.  An excellent combination self catering holiday accommodation including holiday lodges, cabins and choice of glamping ideas. Great range of outdoor activities, facilities and places to head off and explore makes Loch Tay Highland Lodges the ideal choice for a sporting break, groups or simply a romantic escape, family holiday to remember at Loch Tay.

Do see a short selection of great things to do at Loch Tay Highland Lodges.

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Loch Tay Highland Lodges – Waterside Breaks

1 – Experience ‘Glamping’ – Enjoy a night or two under the stars – well almost. Stay in one the wonderful new comfy ‘GeoDomes’ with full size double bed and log burning stove or cheat a little and enjoy a weekend in one of the cosy ‘Wigwams’ with your own WC, shower and kitchenette

Loch Tay Geo Domes
Loch Tay Geo Domes

2 – Climb up Ben Lawers – at 1,214 meters, Ben Lawers is the highest mountain in the Central Highlands offering some wonderful views and is one of the most important nature conservation sites in Britain due to its arctic alpine flora. It is set within the Ben Lawers National Nature Reserve that also include 7 munros along the ridge. National Trust rangers offer a programme of guided walks and events during the summer.

3 – Try ‘Disc Golf’, great fun for all ages and a new game to enjoy. Your aim is to get your Frisbee around a course and into the chain netting to complete each ‘hole’. The lowest count wins.

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Disc Golf at Loch Tay Highland Lodges

4 – Falls of Dochart at Killin – The River Dochart tumbles into Loch Tay via the spectacular Falls of Dochart in the pretty village of Killin. View the white waters from the village bridge as it cascades down past the island of Inchbuie which is famed for the ancient burial ground of Clan McNab.

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Falls of Dochart at Killin on Loch Tay

5 – Salmon Fly Fishing on Loch Tay – Take a boat out from the harbour which includes your rods and fishing licences with a per prepared pack lunch, a ghillie (experienced guide and instructor) and try your hand out at fly fishing for salmon, sea, brown and rainbow trout in spectacular scenery.


6 – Get Married! – Loch Tay is a beautiful, tranquil, romantic and idyllic setting to get married. With the Bistro Bar & Restaurant, marquee hire and plenty of accommodation options all bases are covered for the perfect ceremony and celebration.

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Weddings at Loch Tay Highland Lodges

7 – BBQ & Firepit Experience – Load up the large BBQ with ribs, steaks and burgers and sit around the covered firepit (seats 20-30 people) and enjoy a wonderful al fresco meal experience at Loch Tay

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Firepit & BBQ area at Loch Tay Highland Lodges

8 – Romantic weekend getaway in a Loch Tay Woodland Cabin – Cosy up together in one the octagonal, contemporary styled single bedroom lodges are very well equipped with everything you need including lovely log burning stove and great mountain views looking up at Ben Lawers

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Loch Tay Woodland Cabins and Ben Lawers in the background

9 РRib Ride on Loch Tay Рexperience a super fast  and exciting ride out across Loch Tay on the powerful RIB for up to 6 people and have a quick tour of some of the 15 mile long loch in spectacular mountain side scenery

rib rides at loch tay
Rib rides at Loch Tay

10 – Enjoy a meal at ‘The Bistro’ – overlooking the marina and Loch Tay you will have wonderful views in very comfortable and relaxed setting with an open fire and inviting area for pre-dinner drinks. A good selection of local produce and favourites are on offer on the menu and only a short walk back to your lodge, cabin or ‘glamping home’.

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Loch Tay Bistro Bar & Restaurant overlooking the marina

To see more do see a quick slide show of Loch Tay Highland Lodges highlights slideshow or visit Waterside Breaks to look at all the holiday lodge and glamping options available at Loch Tay.