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Empire Travel Lodge

Union Street, Lochgilphead PA31 8JS, Scotland
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Empire Travel Lodge
Ranked #1 of 10 Lochgilphead B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Kings Stanley, UK
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95 reviews 95 reviews
31 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel is located off the Main Street and has a lot of history (the building was a cinema in two locations before being converted). Rooms are spacious and well appointed with all the things you need to make you comfortable. The owners, Ele and Jim, were excellent from the moment they open the door to greet you. Food is... More

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Sydney Nsw
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our stay at the Empire. We were greeted by Elle with a huge smile and shown to very pleasant ground floor rooms, a real relief after climbing numerous flights of stairs at other stays. Breakfast was great and off street parking was a bonus. Highly recommend you consider the Empire Travel Lodge when visiting this wonderful area.

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Loughton
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There will be a very warm Argyll & Bute welcome waiting for you at The Empire Travel Lodge! Ely & Jim made us feel more than welcome during our 12 night stay and were also very happy for us to take our Border Collie pup' with us too! The accommodation was very comfortable, breakfasts were excellent and the evening meal... More

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Alcaucin, Spain
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an ideal place to stay when travelling on business. All facilities that you might need were available. The owners Ele and Jim could not have been more helpful and their attention to detail was first class. If you are looking for a pretty, chintzy styled hotel with a good view of the loch book elsewhere but for good... More

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Falkirk, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As one of the five who stayed here for 4 days in June (see Gerry's review below) I would echo his positive comments. This was a great base for our wee adventure in this area. Hosts were great, with a good sense of humour and lots of helpful advice. Breakfast was probably one of the best cooked breakfasts I have... More

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Scotland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Don't be put off by the name, read the story of the Empire cinema, and be happy that you have found a modern guest house with en-suite bathrooms and a pleasant dining room. Based on the menu in the room we decided to eat elsewhere but might have made a mistake because the specials on the board in the dining... More

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Derry, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Five ( one couple and three singles) of us spent four days here in June. Jim and Ele were excellent hosts and we really appreciated their humour and down to earth approach. Breakfasts were wonderful and we had one evening meal which was first class and very reasonably priced. Rooms are large and hall have en suite. Great location for... More

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Swansea, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We stayed two nights with Jim and Ellie as a stop over to and from Islay. Can't fault them. Great service, spotless rooms and tastey home cooked food - excellent value for money. Will stay again for sure if we're up that way.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Arrived in Lochgilphead for a overnight stop. Asked in local shop and he suggested here! Impression from outside was ok! Not great, but glad we stopped here, room was spacious and very comfortable. Didn't opt for evening meal as we were both very tired do it was a quick shower and cup of tea then relax in bed watching the... More

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Don't be put off by the exterior the staff are friendly and helpful the room very spacious and clean and the breakfast very good. there was a shed for bikes to be locked up . Baghroom could be tidied up but plenty of hot water and fluffy towels

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Address: Union Street, Lochgilphead PA31 8JS, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Lochgilphead
Also Known As:
Empire Travel Hotel Lochgilphead
Travel Lodge Scotland
Empire Travel Lodge Lochgilphead, Scotland

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