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Glenview Guest House

2.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Soroba Road, Oban PA34 4JF, Scotland
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Ranked #77 of 98 Oban B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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3 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed in a twin room in the guesthouse which was situated down the corridor from the toilet, which is shared and smelt like a public loo (Not kidding). We decided on the first night we would have to find somewhere else to stay or buy strong bleach to clean the toilet and try to fight off the horrendous smell... More

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Galway, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a very pleasant stay in Glenview, granted we were on motorcycles, we found the room a bit small for our gear, but more our problem than the B&B's. It's a 5-7 min walk into Oban, and 2-3 minutes from supermarkets. The small touches here made the difference for us. For example, we weren't compelled to be up at... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Off road parking and good location. We had two rooms - a twin and a double. The double smelt quite musty but both rooms were clean. We didn't see much of the hospitality from the owners that others have described which is a shame as there was a lot of communication before when booking, but I suppose for the price... More

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Lothians
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38 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a traditionally styled B&B with older decor and furnishings. The friendly reception and willingness to offer me an early breakfast tipped my score up to very good (4/5) a lower score would be unfair. I had a double room with a small en-suite shower and toilet. The decor and room furnishings are not modern but were clean and... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We stayed here for one night and it was great. The rooms are small but are spotless with all the amenities including ensuite toilet/shower room, free wifi, free parking, tea, coffee and biscuits in room and a full cooked breakfast in the morning. The owner is very friendly and helpful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 via mobile

We stayed for one night before catching an early ferry. Our room was clean and spacious, perfect for what we required. The hosts were very friendly and accommodating, we checked in early and were also provided with an early breakfast which was no trouble and very much appreciated by us. Only slight niggle was noisy guests being inconsiderate to others... More

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Motherwell, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Booked this as a late Easter break. Stated that it was dog friendly. On the Saturday night the owner's dog made a frenzied attack on my dog. Her dog is a re-homed 3 year old Staffie. She could not get a grip of it to pull him off and also injured her back. I managed to pull him off myself... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

I stayed here for a couple of days in August and had the time of my life.Glenview Guest House is located on Soroba Road close to Aldi and Tesco supermarkets.The owner of this beautiful B&B - Mrs Morgan is a very friendly and hospitable lady who will make you feel like home. Rooms are very nice and clean with comfortable... More

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Lanark, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

Booked a last minute long weekend in Oban, Oban was really busy and most places were booked out but Glenview was one of the only B&B's that was available. Both my husband and I were pleasantly surprised at this lovely B&B and certainly will be back, so much so that we have already booked our next visit before we checked... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Location here was a key. We were not in the middle of town but an easy walk away from the hustle. The staff was very friendly, and accommodations were nice and comfortable. Everything was clean and pleasant. Breakfast was huge and well-done with plenty of variety for those wanting something other than toast, eggs, sausage and bacon. Parking was off... More

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Address: Soroba Road, Oban PA34 4JF, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Parking Restaurant
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Ranked #77 of 98 B&Bs / Inns in Oban
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Glenview Guest House 2*
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