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Empire Travel Lodge

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All reviewsexcellent valuegreat place to staylovely ownersgreat breakfastcycling tripwarm welcomeroom was largecomfortable accommodationrecommend staying hereconverted cinemawashing and dryinghappily stay here againon arrivalstayed for one nightvisiting the arearooms are cleanbed and breakfast
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Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

10 of us Stayed here again on our way to Islay, owners always very friendly and helpful to accommodate our staggered arrivals and early departure with full Scottish breakfast. Comfortable rooms with ensuite bathrooms, in the centre of town with restaurants, pubs and shops. The...More

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Response from GolfStar57, Owner at Empire Travel LodgeResponded April 16, 2018

Thank you Fi for your lovely review. It was our pleasure to look after your family again. Hope you enjoyed your Islay stay Ele and Jim

Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Stayed on two occasions during an Easter 2018 cycling trip around the West of Scotland. My family arrived in Lochgilphead both times cold and wet, Ele and Jim couldn't have been more helpful with putting away our bikes and getting us all inside our warm...More

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Response from GolfStar57, Owner at Empire Travel LodgeResponded April 9, 2018

Many thanks for your lovely review which was our 200th You were like wee drowned rats when you arrived both times and we were more than happy to help you get dry, warm and cosy Hope you enjoyed your last few days of your cycling...More

Reviewed January 28, 2018

We stayed for one night, and were made very welcome. The room was large, clean, and the beds were so comfortable. Wifi was good, and there was parking at the back. The breakfast in the morning was plentiful and delicious, with lots of choice. Jim...More

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Reviewed October 4, 2017

We recently spent 3 nights at Empire Travel Lodge, mainly to visit the Crinan Canal. Rooms are large, comfortable and well appointed with large fluffy towels. Hosts Ele and Jim were lovely, extremely helpful suggesting places to eat. Ele's favourite restaurant the Starfish in Tarbert...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2017

Summer 2017: I can heartily recommend the Empire Travel Lodge as run by the warmly welcoming Jim and Ele Hunter. Their attentive, efficient, kindly brand of proprietor-ship suits business and holiday guests alike. A comfortable room and a tasty breakfast makes for a great start...More

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United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Lochgilphead
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Empire Travel Hotel Lochgilphead
Travel Lodge Scotland
Empire Travel Lodge Lochgilphead, Scotland
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"All on ground floor. Very, very comfortaqble."
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"Great location, close to all town centre amenities....."
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"All rooms appear to be similar"
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"All rooms are great, although there is a poor telephone signal but is fine if you phone from the dining area."
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