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Highland Stoneware

North Road, Ullapool IV26 2XL, Scotland
+44 1854 612980
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Visit here everytime we're in Ullapool , my wife and I have ended up collecting this beautiful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sc0tnels0n
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St Andrews, United Kingdom
Very interesting showroom with good variety of pottery

We really enjoyed looking around the showroom of this pottery and seeing the many different styles... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
profjoypc
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Alnwick, United Kingdom
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A unique collection of quality pottery to use and enjoy, each piece is entirely made and freehand painted by exceptionally skilled carftspeople. Visitors are welcome to look round the pottery and watch whatever processes are going on. Our shop has many one-off pieces as well as our range of gifts, table and cookware.
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  • Very good42%
  • Average24%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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North Road, Ullapool IV26 2XL, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visit here everytime we're in Ullapool , my wife and I have ended up collecting this beautiful pottery as a journal of our holidays in the north west.Superb pottery , made on sight , with stunning designs that remind you of every element of Scotland.....Great...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed looking around the showroom of this pottery and seeing the many different styles and designs of table-ware, mugs, plates, vases etc that are available. Many designs are very 'fussy' with such things as sheep and birds on them but many would find...More

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

Stopped here one afternoon looking for local pottery but found mostly overly cute, kitschy stuff that was a little disappointing. Even though we were definitely in the mood to buy a few pieces, we left empty-handed.More

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Dorell P, General Manager at Highland Stoneware, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave a review of our pottery. I must admit, it is not a criticism that we have had before and I even wonder if you are thinking of the correct business. But if so, I can...More

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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

First, let me say, I love the exterior of the shop. Absolutely brilliant idea! Second, the interior is pretty cool, too. We were able to see some painting being done, and pieces in different stages of completion. There were so many beautiful designs and pieces,...More

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Dorell P, General Manager at Highland Stoneware, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review. I'm pleased you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to seeing you again.

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Reviewed 17 July 2017

This is an interesting place to visit as you can see the pottery actually being painted. The pieces are really lovely and there are different collections or ranges. But ... the prices are not for the faint-hearted and there are not cheap trinkets to take...More

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Dorell P, General Manager at Highland Stoneware, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Thank you for your review, and my apologies for taking so long to respond. I am glad you found your visit interesting, and were able to see the pottery being hand painted by our skilled decorators. I agree that our pieces are not cheap, but...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Having visited Scotland for the last 35 years and have lived here for 12 you could say im the ultimate Scotaholic. I have been a big fan of Highland Stoneware and bought many pieces over the years. It was with this in mind I have...More

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Dorell P, General Manager at Highland Stoneware, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Thank you very much for your review, and apologies for taking so long to respond. I have taken on board your comments and assure you that they will be taken very seriously. We are very proud of our reputation and hope to have reason to...More

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Reviewed 21 June 2017

This small local pottery is worth a visit - hand painted stoneware which comes in all shapes and sizes. But as it is hand painted it is expensive,More

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Dorell P, General Manager at Highland Stoneware, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. It is very much appreciated. I am glad you enjoyed your visit and hope you were able to see the decorators at work. You are right our pottery is relatively expensive. We do have great...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2017

I visited the store in Ullapool - I've always loved Highland Stoneware and purchased an oversize mug in the Landscape design that I hadn't seen in any retail shops. What a fantastic souvenir of the Highlands! There was just one staff person on the floor...More

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Dorell P, General Manager at Highland Stoneware, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. It is very much appreciated. I am only sorry that I have taken so long to respond (notification problems...!) I am so glad you found a special piece to remind you of your visit and...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Had a look around, some very highly decorated pottery and worth having a look at but very expensive - so we only stopped for a look. If it was more affordable, we would have bought a lot of pottery pieces.More

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Dorell P, General Manager at Highland Stoneware, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Thank you so much for your review, and my apologies for taking so long to respond! I am glad you had time for a look round and hope you were able to see some of the pieces being decorated by some of our skilled artists....More

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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Such a shame the store was closed on Sunday 14th May 2017 when our cruise ship with over 500 passengers on board called in Ullapool. A missed business opportunity.More

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Dorell P, General Manager at Highland Stoneware, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Thanks for your review, and my apologies for not responding sooner (technical glitch!) I am so sorry we weren't open for your visit on a Sunday in May. Our standard time for Sunday openings starts in June when we find there are a few more...More

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