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Strontian VisitScotland iCentre - CLOSED

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We visited them to get as much information as we could for our first visit to the Ardnamurchan... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
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Called here, whilst minimalist cycle touring, in desperate need of accomodation. Very helpful... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

We visited them to get as much information as we could for our first visit to the Ardnamurchan Peninsula, one of Scotland's undiscovered treasures. The staff could not have been more helpful. During our visit we learned something we never knew. This small town in...More

Thank V581ZSdonb
Ranald_Gilbert, General Manager at Strontian VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

I'm not surprised the staff shared the story of Strontium with you - the geology and history of the area is something that they're rightly very proud of! Glad we were able to share this hidden gem with you whilst you were there and I...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017

Called here, whilst minimalist cycle touring, in desperate need of accomodation. Very helpful friendly staff and all sorted in minutes. An excellent service.

Thank Wyefour
Ranald_Gilbert, General Manager at Strontian VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Lovely to hear we were able to help you find accommodation - I hope you had a pleasant stay and were left rested and recharged ready for the next leg of the cycle tour! Kind regards, Ranald Gilbert, Area Manager

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Fantastic to find well stocked visitor centre in such a remote location , staffed by very enthusiastic and helpful individual. A real credit to Visit Scotland.More

Thank Peter J
Ranald_Gilbert, General Manager at Strontian VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Hi Peter, Thank you for your kind words - I have to agree with you that the iCentre and the service on offer from the ladies in Strontian is fantastic and they are indeed a credit to the organisation! Thank you for taking the time...More

Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Knowledgeable friendly local staff. Exactly as it should be. Very helpful. Plenty info of all surrounding walks/wildlife/viewpoints/castles etc. This area is superb so get over there and explore it. Many thanks

Thank G M
Ranald_Gilbert, General Manager at Strontian VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

I really can't say much other than thank you for leaving such wonderful feedback on the iCentre and the area - much appreciated! Kind regards, Ranald Gilbert, Area Manager

Reviewed 28 August 2017

Really impressive and personal service. I wanted to know where the nearest pharmacy was as the day before I slipped 10 mins from the bottom of Ben Nevis and had a very bad bruise on my face. Nikki rang the local nurses and doctors surgery...More

Thank rojnbarb
Ranald_Gilbert, General Manager at Strontian VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thank you for sharing your feedback - we are extremely fortunate to have Nikki as part of our team and the level of personal service she delivers is absolutely unbelievable. It is always a pleasure to share comments such as yours with team members, particularly...More

Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We went in to get information on the local area and the lady there couldn't have been more helpful with leaflets and ideas for local walks and activities and she even advised the best place for a chance of seeing the local eagle which we...More

Thank John_ashby
Ranald_Gilbert, General Manager at Strontian VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

I am so pleased to hear that you managed to see the Eagle! I hope you enjoyed all of the walks and activities and indeed had an amazing time in the area. Kind regards, Ranald Gilbert, Area Manager

Reviewed 18 August 2017

The standard visitor centre nothing out of the ordinary. They have everything you need to explore the areaMore

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Info_VisitScotland, Manager at Strontian VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Thanks for your comments and while we're delighted you felt we had everything you needed, we are always striving to exceed our customer's expectations so will take the positive from this review and continue to strive for that wow factor in the future! Thanks again,...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Huge thanks to Nikki in the Tourist Office, she was so kind and helpful and went above and beyond to help us when our toddler was bitten by two ticks. As the ferry was off we couldn't get to a pharmacist or the hospital very...More

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Ranald_Gilbert, General Manager at Strontian VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

What an absolutely outstanding example of everything we aim to deliver through the Information Centres across the country. It has been an absolute delight to read this and I very much look forward to sharing it not only with Nikki but with colleagues throughout the...More

Reviewed 5 July 2017

Great experience here. The lady was so friendly and extremely helpful giving us directions and ideas for what to do on our trip.

Thank mhrScottishBorders
Ranald_Gilbert, General Manager at Strontian VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

What a lovely review to leave - thank you so much for taking the time to share your thoughts on the Strontian iCentre, and I hope you enjoyed your time in the area. Kind regards, Ranald Gilbert, Area Manager

Reviewed 11 May 2017

Our hand annotated map (thanks Nikki) became our bible for the week and meant we did everything. we wanted and more. If you are visiting, call in. It's full of information and very helpful staff. And, its beautiful place. Great scenery and wildlife.More

Thank SueUnderwood
Ranald_Gilbert, General Manager at Strontian VisitScotland iCentre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Hi Sue, I'm so pleased to hear that with Nikki's help you were able to fit in everything you had wanted to do on your trip - and even a bit more! I can sympathise as I love my trips to Strontian - the scenery...More

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