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Tarbert Harris VisitScotland iCentre

Harris Barbers Pier Road, HS3 3DG, Scotland
+44 1859 502011
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Very special information centre

We arrived at the centre with a couple of simple questions that were never answered. We did however... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Richard B
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Cupar, United Kingdom
All tourist offices should be this good

The people who man this place are excellent, patient friendly and helpful,can't praise them... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2018
Jockp2nd
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Brodick, United Kingdom
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2 days ago
“Very special information centre”
24 May 2018
“All tourist offices should be this good”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Harris Barbers Pier Road, HS3 3DG, Scotland
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+44 1859 502011
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We arrived at the centre with a couple of simple questions that were never answered. We did however witness a level of service offered to a German couple that was far and beyond the call of duty. The couple had booked accommodation at the wrong...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2018

The people who man this place are excellent, patient friendly and helpful,can't praise them enough.Well done.

Thank Jockp2nd
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Alison M, General Manager at Tarbert Harris VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jockp2nd Thank you very much for your lovely comments our on VisitScotland Information Centre and team in Tarbert Harris. I'm delighted you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to welcoming you back to the Outer Hebrides very soon! kind regards Alison

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Although experiencing some problems of their own the staff were very helpful. They were courteous and friendly. Highly recommend

Thank greatestnosni
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Alison M, General Manager at Tarbert Harris VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear greatestnosni Thank you very much for your kind feedback on our VisitScotland Information Centre and team in Tarbert Harris - I'm so pleased you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to welcoming you back again in the future! kind regards Alison

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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Located in the heart of Tabert, this centre had a really good selection of leaflet and great maps - which you will need! Staff were extremely helpful and gave advice beyond the leaflets to find some of the many gems of Harris.More

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Ranald_Gilbert, General Manager at Tarbert Harris VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Hi Paul, Thank you for sharing your feedback - hidden gems is something I talk about a lot as I think it's one of the most valuable (and most fun) things that we do in the iCentre. It's there for a pleasure to read that...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Very helpful staff very knowledgeable and gave us all the info we required for our stay on the islands thank you

Thank Lorraine M
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Ranald_Gilbert, General Manager at Tarbert Harris VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Hi Lorraine, I don't have much to say other than a thank you in return to you for sharing your feedback and for visiting us in Tarbert! Kind regards, Ranald Gilbert, Area Manager

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Reviewed 22 July 2017

Visited twice. Quite a packed shop, a nightmare when busy. Not the cheapest, given that it's local goods they are selling. The staff were friendly and helpfull.More

Thank Linda R
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Ranald_Gilbert, General Manager at Tarbert Harris VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Hi Linda, I have to agree with you that at times the iCentre can feel extremely packed and busy - especially when ferries are either departing or arriving. I'm really pleased that you felt the staff were both friendly and helpful, as I know Alex,...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2017

Small with very little island specific information. A free map that included businesses that had paid to be on it, free wifi which would have been good for campers.More

Thank carrie415
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Ranald_Gilbert, General Manager at Tarbert Harris VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Hi Carrie, As you say we are limited in the space we have available in Tarbert, but we are working to develop more information - both locally by building links with businesses and also by developing a new map covering the islands. This is something...More

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Reviewed 21 June 2017

The staff here were friendly and helpful and guided us to a shop where my husband could find a hat as well as a good dinner.More

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Ranald_Gilbert, General Manager at Tarbert Harris VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

It's great to hear that the team in Tarbert were able to point you in the right direction for what you were looking for - I hope your husband's hat will always bring back great memories of your trip to the Hebrides! Kind regards, Ranald...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2017

We found a very helpful and informative lady here. The shop is small, but it has plenty of character. We were able to pick up some information guides and I even bought some Hebridiean home made soap and a calendar while visiting in the shop....More

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Ranald_Gilbert, General Manager at Tarbert Harris VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Hi Paul, Thanks for sharing your feedback - great to hear you found the information and services helpful and I hope you enjoyed your time on Harris. Kind regards, Ranald Gilbert, Area Manager

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Reviewed 16 May 2017

Lots of super advice available here about the islands. Lovely little shop, I'm going back before I leave the island.

Thank Pam D
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Ranald_Gilbert, General Manager at Tarbert Harris VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Hi Pam, I'm so pleased to hear you found your visit worthwhile - we've got a great team in Tarbert and a fantastic range of products so I hope you found it just as good the second time! Kind regards, Ranald Gilbert, Area Manager

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monastreal
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Hi there! Yes, we have WiFi in the I-Centre. Please let us know if there's anything else we can help with. Many thanks, Jamie
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