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Oban Bay Hotel & Spa

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Corran Esplanade, Oban PA34 5AE, Scotland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel has a lovely location on the sea front of Oban. Our room though was a step back in time, but not in a good way. The decor was extremely tired, with the furniture in need of updating. The bathroom was very much out of date and in desperate need to renovation. The breakfast was exceptional, a real full... More

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Ayr, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Staff and food make this a fabulous hotel to stay in,we haven't had better service or food anywhere else.the scenery is amazing and makes you chill out straight away parking is an issue we will be back again soon now we have found this lovely hotel'm

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Firstly the good points: the hotel was in a good location (as the name suggests it was facing the sea) and the staff very friendly and helpful. The hotel needs a bit of money spent on it and the dark brown furniture gives the small rooms a gloomy feel. Parking (as others have pointed out) is a big problem as... More

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed as a family of 4 for 2 nights, we were in a family room which overlooked the laundry and bins, but was advised that all the family rooms are at the back so I suppose we wouldn't have got a better view in another room. Our bed was 2 single beds zipped together which was spacious and comfortable.... More

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Scotland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great little hotel, lovely rooms, excellent food and very helpful staff. We stayed one night on couples retreat deal and floated out the next day!! Would highly recommend to couples or anyone looking for a peaceful relaxing night away. Being pet friendly and right on the beach was a bonus! Thankyou

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Whitehaven, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Crerar Hotels you really need to give your staff a product they deserve and their hard work merits. From the lady at reception(who organised a fruit platter & dips as it was our wedding night- a lovely thought thank you), the gentleman who helped us with our luggage to the spa assistant they were excellent. However, other than the conservatory,... More

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clitheroe
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

room was good for 3 night stay just big enough.food was very good at all meals.the service from staff is excellent and very helpfull at all times. lovely views from hotel sun lounge,and a very relaxing atmosphere.

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West Des Moines, Iowa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is set right on lovely Oban Bay. I guess some rooms have a lovely view and the bar patio was nicely located for view. Our double room was so tiny we could only open one of our suitcases. It was very hot and cramped and the window did not open well. View of the car park. The restaurant... More

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kenny3
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed for two nights in August, travelling alone and had a great stay at the Oban Bay Hotel. The room was comfortable with a view of the bay. All in all this was a wonderful hotel, friendly and attentive staff, excellent food, what more could anyone want?!

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Dunbartonshire, Scotland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this hotel last week for a 3 night break booked through Classic Britain. Good price for 2 nights DBB and 1 night BB. I booked a sea view room as it was our anniversary and we are retired and having read the previous reviews didn't want to regret our stay or room. I am glad we did... More

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Address: Corran Esplanade, Oban PA34 5AE, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Oban Bay Hotel & Spa 3*
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Enjoying a prime position on the seafront, the Oban Bay Hotel & Spa has great views to Mull and Kerrera. For guests looking to relax and get away from it all, the hotel now offers an outdoor hot tub, spa treatments, along with a small sauna and steam room. In addition, Oban Bay Hotel has a comfortable bar and lounge area from which you can watch the world go by. ... more   less 
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