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Empire Travel Lodge

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Ayrshire
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29 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've used this accommodation many years ago, the new owners couldn't be more helpful. The rooms are large and bright, the breakfast ingredients were of a good quality. I've paid twice as much elsewhere for lower quality accommodation. Excellent value.

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Thank Piper50
2 reviews
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Reviewed 5 October 2016

I stayed for two nights for business in Oct 2016. I stayed in room 7. Overall I agree with the vast majority of reviews here and I feel this place is excellent value for money. 'Travel Lodge' is an excellent name - it is more the quality of a Travellodge chain hotel or Premier Inn than a B&B. Rooms are... More 

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Thank Lou22223
Edinburgh
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Good value for a double room and breakfast. Had everything we could have needed (e.g. iron and ironing board, hairdryer, tea, coffee, hot chocolate and biscuits!) Quiet location and very pleasant stay.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

I have to say I really enjoyed my time here, mainly due to the hosts and the amazing breakfasts. But, I can't allow my heart to rule my head when it comes to this review and I feel I have to highlight some flaws. My room had a horrible smell of damp and it was evident the moment I walked... More 

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Thank Cactus_1982
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Would highly recommend this place. It's excellent value for money, and while the rooms might not be luxurious, you have everything you need for a comfortable stay. The hosts are friendly and welcoming, the rooms are comfy and the breakfast's good too. I know we're looking forward to our next stay already.

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Thank Angela S
Worcestershire, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Fantastic hotel Staff couldn't be more helpful they did everything for me especially I forgot her name think it might be Morgan? But anyway was amazing would definitely go again the food was great and the service was always with a smile . Lovely decor

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Thank horris68
1 review
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Empire for three nights and were made to feel very welcome by Ele and Jim. Their place is very comfy and cosy and the breakfast really sets you up for the day! Happy to recommend to all and we're looking forward to returning soon. The little extras like the corkscrew in the room and DVD library... More 

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Thank Emilly S
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

I have now stayed here several times when working in the area. Amazing value,spotlessly clean,spacious rooms and comfortable beds. Breakfast made to order and service from start to finish is friendly and efficient. Cannot recommend highly enough.

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Thank May N
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed here one night for work. Immaculate room and public spaces. Ele greeted us warmly, taking time to chat and find out how we were. The room was spacious, with all you need for a short stay. Even a corkscrew and alarm clock. The hosts have really ensured all guests needs are considered. Not a speck of dust anywhere. Very... More 

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Thank Ruthritchie
SCOTLAND
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016

A nice overnight stay, was enjoyed by my wife, kids & myself in one of the Empire family rooms. A clean, spacious room, with everything needed at a cost effective price. We received a warm welcome on arrival & enjoyed a lovely morning Scottish breakfast, before our departure. Would recommend to any visitor, to the beautiful Town of Lochgilphead, Argyll.......

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Empire Travel Lodge

Address: Union Street, Lochgilphead PA31 8JS, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Lochgilphead
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Empire Travel Hotel Lochgilphead
Travel Lodge Scotland
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“Great location, close to all town centre amenities.....”
 of 5 bubbles GILLY1967, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms appear to be similar”
 of 5 bubbles not2fusssy, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are great, although there is a poor telephone signal but is fine if you phone from the dining area.”
 of 5 bubbles Scottrom, 21 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The Lodge is in the town and is a bungalow type of building so there are no views from the windows.”
 of 5 bubbles johnoM3224ME, 26 Jul 2015 | Read review
“The double or single rooms are as good as each other, also family room available.”
 of 5 bubbles dougalb2014, 29 Nov 2014 | Read review
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