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Island Treasure - CLOSED

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Steadily going down hill; needs investment.

This place has such potential but each year we visit it has less to offer as something else has... read more

Reviewed October 23, 2012
St Monans, United Kingdom
Day trip from Ardrossan to Arran

Boat left 0940 on the Caledonian Princess A Cal Mac boat which is one of the larger ships that... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2013
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Jul 14, 2015
Aug 27, 2013
“Day trip from Ardrossan to Arran”
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The Balmichael Centre, Shiskine KA27 8DT, Scotland
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Reviewed July 14, 2015

Attended with teenage kids looking for a couple of hours entertainment. It was a rainy day but kids didn't mind. Well, this place was like a ghost town! Although it is the height of the tourist season the place was deserted! No staff to be...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed August 27, 2013

Boat left 0940 on the Caledonian Princess A Cal Mac boat which is one of the larger ships that operate the Island routes . Made for the restaurant and enjoyed the Calmac breakfast for £5.99 which gives you 6 breakfast items toast and tea or...More

Date of experience: August 2013
2  Thank lbees
Reviewed October 23, 2012

This place has such potential but each year we visit it has less to offer as something else has closed.Needs a new business plan and some investment quite soon or else it will go bust.Cafe is still decent and the views are pleasant.

Date of experience: May 2012
Thank Chris4julia
Reviewed August 19, 2011

The Balmichael Visitors Centre - does not offer all it advertises - yes there is few trampolines and outdoor adventure park for younger children - these are great weather permitting. The skies turned grey with afew drops of rain so we headed to 'paint your...More

Date of experience: August 2011
9  Thank Melanie A
Reviewed June 13, 2011

First, the Island Treasure exists no more. But the Balmichael Visitor and Crafts Center has over the winter metamorphosed into a really good attraction. When you enter on the right hand: «Pooch», where Nici Boni sells her handmade (on the premises) real leather bags, cushions...More

Date of experience: June 2011
3  Thank Guschti_Broesmeli
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