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Lochcarron of Scotland Visitor Centre

Dunsdale Road, Selkirk TD7 5DZ, Scotland
+44 1750 726100
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Fantastic mill tour

The tour is of the actual mill. We were lucky to have just 4 people...as it was noisy is places. As... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jody C
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Calgary
Closed early

Clearly don’t need the customers as was closed 10 mins early. Meant to stay open till 5pm. Very... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
muchado55
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Hertfordshire
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Lochcarron Visitor Centre, in the heart of the Scottish Borders, offers our famous mill tours where you see all aspects of tartan production, then peruse our Visitor Centre and shop for knitwear, tartan and our fabulous accessories as well as taking a look at our lovely gift shop - Our newly expanded coffee shop offers Starbucks coffee, home made cakes, scones and light lunches! Well worth a visit!
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible10%
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“coffee shop” (7 reviews)
“scones” (4 reviews)
“home made” (2 reviews)
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Dunsdale Road, Selkirk TD7 5DZ, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour is of the actual mill. We were lucky to have just 4 people...as it was noisy is places. As a weaver, I knew what he was talking about. I use a small table top loom, but these were amazing. If you have a...More

Thank Jody C
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Anna D, Manager at Lochcarron of Scotland Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jody Many thanks for taking the time to leave such a wonderful review, I am so pleased you enjoyed your visit. I shall pass your comments on to all the team here.

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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Clearly don’t need the customers as was closed 10 mins early. Meant to stay open till 5pm. Very disappointing.More

Thank muchado55
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Anna D, Manager at Lochcarron of Scotland Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Dear Muchado55 I'm sorry to hear this, I myself do not work on a Monday and have spoke to the team members who were here yesterday. The door should remain unlocked until 5pm and perhaps they were a few minutes early. I'm very sorry about...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

I have dealt with this company on numerous occasions over the past couple of years. I have found the staff to be always helpful and courteous. Their delivery is excellent, everything I've ordered has been delivered on time and has fitted perfectly. One of the...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We were on a journey to somewhere else when we stumbled upon this visitor attraction. It must have been fate! My wife and I are both interested in crafts and we found ourselves with the chance to see around this producer of high quality fabrics,...More

Thank Leebee28
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Anna D, Manager at Lochcarron of Scotland Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Hi Leebee28 Thank you for your wonderful review. We are pleased you enjoyed your visit and do hope you can visit us again soon. Kindest Regards Anna

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

My mum and I had a lovely afternoon visit to Lochcarron last weekend. Beautiful luxury items, quite pricey but they are top of the range goods. Nice to see the Princess of Diana tartan and the new Peter Rabbit tartan which are both gorgeous, modern...More

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Anna D, Manager at Lochcarron of Scotland Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Hi The Borderers Many thanks for your lovely review, so glad you enjoye your visit. Please come back to see us again soon. Regards Anna

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

My wife has used Loch Carron products for many years and it may be strange for a man to say but it is one of the nicest places to go. All of the food is home made and most of the products are local and...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Helpful and pleasant staff. Lovely selection of beautiful wool and cashmere. Real quality. Don’t waste your money on cheap mass produced wool. The difference in quality is considerable and you won’t regret buying real Scottish knitwear.

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Reviewed 16 September 2017

I wanted to visit the mill where my kilt tartan had been woven with the thought of purchasing other items of dress. After wandering through the sales area and finding some bling, we sat and had a cup of coffee/ tea and a scone. We...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

We turned up an a whim and found that this tour had wheelchair access. I make lace so this type of tour is of special interest. we "my husband and me" were the only people on the tour. so we got a very personal service...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017

We turned up wondering whether we would be able to get a space on the tour and it turned out that we were the only ones. So it was our family of 5 on a tour on our own (and the kids were free). The...More

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