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The GALE Centre - Gairloch and Loch Ewe Action Forum

The GALE Centre | Achtercairn Rd, Gairloch IV21 2BH, Scotland
+44 1445 712071
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Good for info and lunch

The centre has lots of information on the area and a gift shop. It acts as the tourist information... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Trehwfa38
Nice gift shop, collection of artists prints, and a cafe.

Modern, well supported by the locals, and full of info on local goings on. Next to the also... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
rodm896
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Farnham, United Kingdom
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The GALE Centre is the hub for our Community Development Trust, Gairloch & Loch Ewe Action Forum. The Centre comprises of a community cafe, shop & Tourist Information Point. We are fully sustainable, using the funds we make from our shop and cafe and this income allows us to extend our programme of activities and projects, bringing opportunities to support our local community.
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5 days ago
“Good for info and lunch”
6 days ago
“Nice gift shop, collection of artists prints, and a cafe.”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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The GALE Centre | Achtercairn Rd, Gairloch IV21 2BH, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The centre has lots of information on the area and a gift shop. It acts as the tourist information centre and staff appeared very friendly and assisted visitors book accommodation in the area. Good cafe within the centre serving soups, sandwiches, cakes and teas. Sandwich...More

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Louise P, Marketing Co-ordinator at The GALE Centre - Gairloch and Loch Ewe Action Forum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a review, we're very glad you enjoyed your experience. Best, Louise

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Modern, well supported by the locals, and full of info on local goings on. Next to the also extremely good farm shop outlet.

Thank rodm896
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Louise P, Marketing Co-ordinator at The GALE Centre - Gairloch and Loch Ewe Action Forum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a review, we hope you enjoyed your visit. Best, Louise

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love the gale centrefor shopping. Brilliant place for highland soap company and other nicebits and pieces. All nice staff. Good loos.

Thank derpink
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Louise P, Marketing Co-ordinator at The GALE Centre - Gairloch and Loch Ewe Action Forum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you very much for your review! Lovely to hear that you enjoy shopping here. Our Retail Co-ordinator is always on the look out for nice things to sell! She'll be happy to hear this great feedback :) Kind regards, Louise

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is a good stop if you're looking for what to do in the area. Lots of information available. A nice little café, which is reasonably priced. Comfortable seating area. Free WIFI. Nice clean toilets.

Thank Gloriana R
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Louise P, Marketing Co-ordinator at The GALE Centre - Gairloch and Loch Ewe Action Forum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review! We're glad you enjoyed your visit and hopefully found some nice things to do while you were in the area. Kind regards, Louise

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dog friendly, good quality value food and drinks, great range of crafts locally made - NC500 goods etc, friendly staff and volunteers - good stop when walking the length of Gairloch - in the middle of the bay! Recommended!

Thank Martina H
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Louise P, Marketing Co-ordinator at The GALE Centre - Gairloch and Loch Ewe Action Forum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review! Glad you enjoyed your visit. Kind regards, Louise

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Reviewed July 10, 2018

This Tourist and Community Centre is a must for visitors to Gairloch who want to find out more about what is going on in the locality, browse a range of locally produced and other Scottish gifts, enjoy a cup of tea or light meal and...More

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Louise P, Marketing, TI and Cafe Co-ordinator at The GALE Centre - Gairloch and Loch Ewe Action Forum, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words about the GALE Centre and Team! We're delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit and we hope to welcome you back to the Centre again in the future. Kind regards, Louise GALE Team

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Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

This community information centre cum cafe & shop is an inspiration of vision for local community. Not only did this high quality visitor centre provide a great service to travellers like ourselves with free advice, local knowledge, accommodation suggestions and a place to abide a...More

Thank Carla P
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Louise P, Marketing, TI and Cafe Co-ordinator at The GALE Centre - Gairloch and Loch Ewe Action Forum, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to write your fantastic review! We're delighted that you enjoyed your time with us in the GALE Centre. Our team are busy working to extend our community projects and hopefully if/when you visit again there will be...More

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