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Lochcarron of Scotland Visitor Centre

Dunsdale Road, Selkirk TD7 5DZ, Scotland
+44 1750 726100
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Take the Tour!

We thoroughly enjoyed the informative tour (Jimmy was a fantastic tour guide), the shop with all... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mary M
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Edmonton, Canada
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Lots of Tartans

We visited the Lochcarron Centre specifically to visit their retail store to find either the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dale943
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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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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!
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  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible10%
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Dunsdale Road, Selkirk TD7 5DZ, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed the informative tour (Jimmy was a fantastic tour guide), the shop with all the beautiful tartans and the lovely coffee shop with such friendly and helpful staff and delicious home made scones.

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the Lochcarron Centre specifically to visit their retail store to find either the Riddell or the Roxburgh tartans. We did not take the tour of their manufacturing facility. Unfortunately, they had neither tartan(except for a Roxburgh tie). The sales clerk was very helpful,...More

Thank Dale943
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I've been a few times and maybe I've been lucky and it hasn't been overly busy but it's a great place for a coffee and a short business meeting. Staff are lovely. The shop and visitor centre which is all under one roof is worth...More

Thank RacJac
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Saw it online when looking for specific tartan tie, phoned and ordered it. Rather than have it sent out, my wife & I went down to Selkirk by car. Very impressed by the premises ,the warm& friendly welcome by all the staff,and the snacks available...More

1  Thank Lamont213
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Went here with a friend who lives in the Borders, great selection of Scottish goods well laid out but my partner was more than happy with her purchase of 2 all weather macs in the reduced section. It is well worth a visit, ideal for...More

1  Thank Simon R
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped off to see if I could find a tartan tie for a Christmas present. Got a lovely cashmere jacket for me instead (in the sale, even better). Lots of lovely quality Scottish knitwear, tweeds and tartan. Some rather expensive, but some bargains too. Helpful...More

1  Thank SuzieS57
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We took a tour of the "factory". So interesting! Saw how various tartans are woven. Learned a little about the process. I am a bit obsessed with fabric, so this appealed to me. The shop was fun; they also have a 'seconds' shop, as well.

Thank rachelh486
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We took a side trip from Edinburgh, on the way to Stirling. We ate soups while we waited for the tour at 1:30pm. A large group was arriving for the same tour, and the manager took pity on us and arranged a tour just for...More

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We had an excellent outing with a coffee break first before taking the Mill Tour which is a working mill. The coffee shop and staff were excellent and served us quickly with a good choice of cake,scones,etc The tour was very good with the Headsets...More

Thank William4dogs
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Stopped here for a quick coffee and decided to have a sandwich too. Good selection to choose from. Lady asked if we would like them plated up with salad, crisps or tortillas. Everything was fresh and brought to our table. Good food, reasonably priced and...More

Thank Gingganggoolie
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