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Perfume Studio

Closes in 19 min: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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60th birthday lunch - 2nd August 2018

I was recommending the Aroma Cafe and Perfume Studio to my friend this wekeend and realised I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Yvonne R
Well worth the drive for fabulous food!

We had the locally smoked Salomon dishes and the food was amazing! We were desperate for food and... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Nicthewanderer
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“aroma cafe”(24 reviews)
“gift shop”(18 reviews)
“soup”(14 reviews)
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The Perfume Studio has been likened to a visitor centre and situated in a wonderful location on the shores of Loch Ewe, just three miles from the turn-off to Aultbea. We are multi-functional, manufacture our own perfumes, cremes and soaps, running a...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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832 Off the a | Aultbea, Mellon Charles IV22 2JL, Scotland
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+44 1445 731618
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was recommending the Aroma Cafe and Perfume Studio to my friend this wekeend and realised I hadn't actually left any feedback on Trip Advisor from my 60th birthday lunch at The Aroma Studio last August (I'm not very techie!) Suffice to say, our family...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Yvonne R
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

We had the locally smoked Salomon dishes and the food was amazing! We were desperate for food and this place we tried from seeing on trip advisor. Definitely worth the drive off the main road to it! Lovely views, people and food!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nicthewanderer
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Once again this small restaurant delivered excellent food and brilliant views almost unbelievable y stunning

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

We enjoyed another trip to the Perfume Studio which is always a delight. Fabulous location, wonderful view and friendly staff. This is a must-see spot for any holiday maker or traveller going to Wester Ross, and a great place to pick up some souvenirs and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sp6058
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We visited last year and thought the price for 2 small coffees and cake was expensive then, but this year it had exceeded the £10 mark. Lovely coffee, etc, but we paid far less for same thing in rest of northern Scotland. Sad to say,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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k80H, Owner at Perfume Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2018

OUR PRICES HAVE NOT INCREASED. Your review is wrong – our prices on coffee and cakes have not changed between 2017 and 2018. This is despite the prices of all ingredients increasing. I’m sure if you shop around you can find cheaper coffee and cakes,...More

Reviewed 26 September 2018

7 of us bikers stopped in for lunch earlier this month. Food was first class, very friendly and we'll be back again next year.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Neil M
k80H, Owner at Perfume Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2018

Neil M - thank you all for stopping by and for writing us this positive review. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards - Katie Hollister

Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Very salty soup that two of us couldn’t eat, that met with the comment: “I’ve served this to eight people today, have you put salt on it?” - thus implying that both of our company were wrong. They were offered another type of soup which...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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k80H, Owner at Perfume Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2018

This is not a review, just you reflecting your personal taste in soup upon the whole establishment and the fact that you would give us a review based on that says more about you than us. I have spoken with the staff. When you came...More

Reviewed 26 July 2018

I've often seen the attractive brochure for the Perfume Studio when travelling in Scotland, so on this occasion I made sure to visit. The location is stunning and I much enjoyed strolling to the waterside and also sitting outside with a cup of tea enjoying...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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k80H, Owner at Perfume Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Anon_Bristol_12 I have updated my previous response to your review in light of new information I have received. Thank you for taking the time to write your review and for the lovely comments and observations and also for taking the time to come and see...More

Reviewed 24 July 2018

Spectacular location. The restaurant is high quality with excellent service and high quality food with outstanding views. The shop has a wide variety of items including some amazing perfumed soap products. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Geomac1
k80H, Owner at Perfume Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Geomac1 - thank you for your lovely review and also for taking the time to visit us. We appreciate it and hope you enjoyed your stay in Wester Ross. Kind regards - Katie Hollister

Reviewed 14 July 2018

I recently took a photography course with well known photographer Adrian Hollister at the Perfume Studio. It was an amazing week with guidance and tuition from two incredible photographers (both of whom contribute to B&W Photography Journal - how awesome is that?) and a local...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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k80H, Owner at Perfume Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2018

Dear champagneguzzler - thank you for this lovely review of the workshops offered by Open Studio Workshops, together with a review of the Perfume Studio. We are delighted to have welcomed you on the workshops during last winter and also to the Perfume Studio and...More

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