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Lochinver VisitScotland Information Centre - CLOSED

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Difficult to find

As previous posts, as it’s on the other side of the building to the cafe (which was closed) on a... read more

Reviewed October 18, 2017
Allmac06
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Leatherhead, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great Staff

We had trouble finding the information center because it has moved to a different location from the... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2017
Mollyshumom
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St. Petersburg, Florida
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Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

As previous posts, as it’s on the other side of the building to the cafe (which was closed) on a Tuesday afternoon, there is no other indication where this places is. There is one of these sail signs that on a very windy day is...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Alison Y, General Manager at Lochinver VisitScotland Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2017

Dear Allmac06 Thank you very much for your feedback on our iCentre in Lochinver. We moved location earlier in the year and had additional signage put up in the village to re-direct visitors, but clearly not enough. However, I'm delighted you found us and that...More

Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

We had trouble finding the information center because it has moved to a different location from the signage in the village and the information we saw on the internet. However, we were very glad we persevered because the woman who was working to refill the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Alison Y, General Manager at Lochinver VisitScotland Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2017

Dear Mollyshumom Thank you very much for your comments on our Information Centre and our friendly, helpful member of staff in Lochinver. We moved the iCentre in April as the lease on our previous property came to an end, and we are now located in...More

Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

I tried twice to get help with booking a hotel in Lochinver from here without any success. Their lunch break appears to stretch from late morning to early (or maybe late) afternoon. I couldn't find anyone on the 2 visits I made and I couldn't...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Alison Y, General Manager at Lochinver VisitScotland Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2017

Dear Norma J Thank you for your feedback on our Information Centre in Lochinver. I'm really sorry to learn of your experience and apologise most sincerely for the inconvenience this caused you. Our member of staff has a 30 minute lunchbreak, but generally stays on...More

Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

Tourist information has moved and the toilets that were near the old centre and car park are closed. The new centre is about 200 yards further on, it is signposted and is part of the cafe building with clean public toilets. We went into the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank LesGUk
Alison Y, General Manager at Lochinver VisitScotland Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2017

Dear LesGUk Thank you for your feedback on our Information Centre in Lochinver, which moved into The Mission Building at the beginning of April as the lease on our previous property had expired. I hope you found the information you were looking for however, and...More

Reviewed September 1, 2017

Back in August, my boyfriend and I needed a place to stay last minute when the forecast turned to black and camping sounded about as appealing as tossing ourselves to the midges. After an hour's phoning and driving round looking in vain for vacancy signs,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Cat Lady L
Alison Y, General Manager at Lochinver VisitScotland Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2017

Thank you very much for your comments on our Lochinver Information Centre and in particular Ewan! It's always lovely to receive such feedback and I've passed on your thanks and appreciation to him. I'm delighted you enjoyed your stay in the B&B and hope you...More

Reviewed July 12, 2017

Many thanks to Euan for finding accommodation for us at such short notice. This was much appreciated. Bo'ness.More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank robkatScotland
Alison Y, General Manager at Lochinver VisitScotland Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to post your comments about our Information Centre in Lochinver and particularly Ewan! I do hope you enjoyed your stay in the Assynt area and we look forward to welcoming you back to the Highlands again very soon. Kind...More

Reviewed July 11, 2017

Since the owners have taken back the lease on this building the Tourist Information office no longer exists in this form or at this location. The building lies closed and empty and the Tourist Office now resides in very much reduced format the Community owned...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Alison Y, General Manager at Lochinver VisitScotland Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2017

Dear Russell R Thank you for your comments regarding the Information Centre location move in Lochinver. We're working very closely with the local community to develop the information facilities on offer at The Mission for the future and hope we'll be able to welcome you...More

Reviewed October 19, 2016

This is such a lovely place to be, it is so well designed and I love the monuments. If you are in the area comming here is a must,

Date of experience: October 2016
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Alison Y, General Manager at Lochinver VisitScotland Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2016

Dear Verity Thank you very much for your comments and I'm delighted you enjoyed your visit to the Assynt Visitor Centre. We look forward to welcoming you back to the area very soon! Kind regards

Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

An amazing building! Well designed. Very modern and airy but in my opinion a nice rustic feel. Everything that you need to know about the NWHighlands can be found out within. The staff are friendly and have the time of day for you. Some nice...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Alison Y, General Manager at Lochinver VisitScotland Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2016

Thank you very much for your comments. I'm delighted you enjoyed your visit to the Assynt Visitor Centre which incorporates our VisitScotland Information Centre, and that you liked our range of foodie gifts! The exhibition and ranger areas are full of information on the Assynt...More

Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

Between the geological information and general information about the area this place is really nicely pulled together - there are also lots of leaflets and maps for the surrounding area!More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Alison Y, General Manager at Lochinver VisitScotland Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2016

Thank you very much for your comments Joanna. Our VisitScotland iCentre shares with the local Visitor Centre and Ranger so there is a wealth of information which you clearly enjoyed exploring! I hope you've enjoyed your visit to the area and we look forward to...More

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