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Lancaster

Corran Esplanade, Oban PA34 5AD, Scotland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Trimdon Grange, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I agree with all the other reviewers, really needs UPDATING. Bedroom cold and small, staff were helpful and friendly. Stairs were steep and the fire door at the top of the stairs was in my opinion dangerous. Bed was so hard I had bad hips the next day and was in pain walking. Pool and spa weren't open and hadn't... More 

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Where do you start... a lovely welcome and the bed linen looked clean and white but then the real life "FAULTY TOWERS" begins. Some of the oldest, battered furniture i have ever seen still in use. A lovely vanity unit with a manky mirror. Sliding door to a toilet which dripped noisily all night and shower with odd left over... More 

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Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great wee hotel,,ok so its a bit ancient and old inside but the staffs friendly,,a great pint and free pool tables.Its right on the seafront only 5 minutes walk from centre of town....I would reccomend this place!!

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pleasantly surprised by the location, we asked for a room with a sea view and got it. Loved the retro décor and the history attached to the building. Staff fantastic, I needed an email printed from a tablet, no probs. Breakfast excellent, evening meal we had, could have been better, but you get what you pay for. I wasn't expecting... More 

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Newton Aycliffe, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Stayed here for a night in June 2014 with friends. Didn't realise hotels like this still existed! Not incredibly cheap but really not very nice. I'd recommend anywhere else in Oban really - even the harbour looked attractive. The only plus I can think of was the plentiful parking.

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Bridgnorth, England, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

This hotel was the hotel that time forgot!!!! First room they offered was a joke freezing cold, very dated even my grannies furniture was more modern, curtains sun faded and had bleach stains over them. Second room again vile no radiator , massive damp patch on ceiling, bedding dreadful, was awoken in night by some of critter walking on me... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

we stayed at the Lancaster Hotel over Valentine weekend and I agree with other reviewers. the hotel desperately needs UPDATED. The double room so small and very cold. it has that old fashion overhead heat that one has to press every 5 minutes, radiator although on full blast did not help. Bathroom not very clean, no toiletries (the website says... More 

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4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

This was the most disgusting B&B I've ever been in!!!! We obviously didn't do our research or we would have never wasted the money!!! It smelled horrific and was freezing cold!!!! Our bedding was absolutely filthy and covered in black dog hairs. They did change it for us but wish I didn't have to witness it because the pillows under... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

When we arrived the entrance foyer had a leaking roof and by the next morning the bar had a leaking roof along with the dining room which had its own waterfall and we were informed that they had just spent £21,000 having the roof repaired a short while ago. Very nice old oak staircase that passed a huge glass cabinet... More 

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Bonnyrigg, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015 via mobile

We stayed in the hotel over the new year break and agree with fellow reviewers that the hotel desperately needs updated although rooms are comfortable and clean. We stayed 3 nights from 30th dec to 2nd jan at a cost of £220 which we found expensive considering the dated rooms, decor ect. In addition to this the pool and sauna... More 

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