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Perfume Studio

832 Off the a | Aultbea, Mellon Charles IV22 2JL, Scotland
+44 1445 731618
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absolutely brilliant

what a find amazing place very friendly staff and the food omg how perfect 5 stars is not enough... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
happytraveller854
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Ely, United Kingdom
Always on our list

We always visit The Perfume Studio when we visit our family in Wester Ross. We enjoy the views and... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
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Please note that we are currently closed for the winter and will re-open on 27th march 2018. Orders placed on our website will continue to be processed throughout the winter. Www.Perfume-studio.Com
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“aroma cafe” (22 reviews)
“gift shop” (17 reviews)
“lovely gifts” (6 reviews)
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832 Off the a | Aultbea, Mellon Charles IV22 2JL, Scotland
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

what a find amazing place very friendly staff and the food omg how perfect 5 stars is not enough great views and a super shop lovely how made toiletries not a place to be missed

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k80H, Owner at Perfume Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Dear happytraveller854 What a wonderful review! Thank you for this generous comment about our establishment. We hope to welcome you again. Kind regards - Katie Hollister

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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We always visit The Perfume Studio when we visit our family in Wester Ross. We enjoy the views and the food and also the shop. It’s good craic with the staff too when we see them on repeat visits. See you next year and enjoy...More

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k80H, Owner at Perfume Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Thank you very much for your kind review and for continuing to visit our establishment. We re-open on 27th March, so hope to see you after that. Kind regards - Katie Hollister

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

What a stunning location, to sit outside and admire that view whilst enjoying a lovely coffee is truly fabulous. We have been going to the Gairloch area for many years. Our holiday would not be complete without at least 3 or 4 trips to the...More

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k80H, Owner at Perfume Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Dear FizzBonnieScotland - thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review. We appreciate your repeat business and look forward to seeing you when you are next in the area. Best wishes Katie Hollister

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

On visiting friends at Mellon Charles we were taken to the perfume studio where we were given a warm welcome from Dave and Anna and were served amazing food.Would highly recommend a visit

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k80H, Owner at Perfume Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Carol C - thank you very much for visiting us at the Perfume Studio recently and for your recommendation. Thank you for appreciating Dave and Anna who, together with the rest of the team, do a wonderful job all season-long. Kind regards - Katie Hollister

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Reviewed 7 October 2017

We found a flyer for the Perfume Studio and decided to visit, as it sounded interesting. We weren't disappointed. First, the perfumes - a wide range of soaps, oils, creams and, yes, perfumes, genuinely unique to the Perfume Studio - we bought some for us...More

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k80H, Owner at Perfume Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Meike S - thank you for your review of our establishment and for your much-appreciated visit to us. I am pleased that you enjoyed what we had on offer and were able to purchase some items as gifts. Some of our products such as Linden...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

A wonderful location for a cafe ! Stunning views. Positives : a light, bright decor serving tasty food. Very clean. Good menu selection for our group of fussy eaters. We had a variety of sandwiches and tarts and all were good (and served speedily). It...More

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k80H, Owner at Perfume Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

The review from 4th October is from a member of the same party as this review. This party put a total of four reviews on our site. I have no idea why. I have answered the review from 4th October which, in my opinion, is...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Not bad. Stopped to eat at the cafe. Looked around. Nice gifts but didn’t buy anything, as quite expensive.

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k80H, Owner at Perfume Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

The review before this and the review after it are all written by the same group. I have answered one review from one member of the group.

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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Driving from Ullapool to Torridon we saw your sign and thought we’d pop in for lunch. Let’s start with the good things. The shop and perfume are fabulous. Obviously fantastic views. The food is locally sourced and delicious. The chef and the young lady who...More

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k80H, Owner at Perfume Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Dear stewart162 - thank you for your review and the kind comments about our business and location. We appreciate your visit - thank you for coming. I can only apologise that you felt you should have booked in advance - of course there is no...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

We stopped here for a morning coffee we couldn't believe how much we paid for a latte. A very small latte mostly froth. Also we had pancake and jam and couldn't believe that we were only given one pancake each for the price we paid....More

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k80H, Owner at Perfume Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

I see you are an avid reviewer and that you have travelled to some remote places of Scotland- it surprises me therefore that you consider our position, three miles off the A835, as far! I also see that you refer to froth in your latte...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

We visited twice and bought some gifts for friends. Among other things, I bought a lovely bar of soap made from Linden flowers for my friend Linden and she was delighted. Not only because it was made with her name flowers, but because she absolutely...More

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k80H, Owner at Perfume Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Dear Feorag - thank you for your reviews of both the Perfume Studio and the Aroma Cafe. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit and that your friend liked her soap. Thank you for visiting us. Kind regards Katie Hollister

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