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Regent Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Corran Esplanade, Oban PA34 5PZ, Scotland
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Ranked #11 of 13 hotels in Oban
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Ashbourne, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Really enjoyed the two days we stayed at the Regent Hotel in Oban so would definitely stay there again. It's not the Ritz but great value for money. Our room didn't have a great view, but we didn't go all that way to waste time in our room. Breakfast was lovely too, and we had a great nights sleep both... More

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here late August for a long weekend. The hotel was as expected. The staff were absolutely wonderful, so friendly and helpful. The food was a good standard and good portions too! The view from the front of the hotel is stunning. Try getting a sea view room, well worth it! We will happily return here in the future

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Bristol, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at this hotel for 4 nights as part of a coach holiday. The first bedroom we were given was appalling with pealing paintwork and black mould. The second one was larger and somewhat better but far from satisfactory. Rooms at the back have no view, are noisy and tend to be in need of urgent refurbishment and updating. The... More

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Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thought we had a bargain here for £62 for two B and B, but met a couple who had 2 nights, dinner, B and B for £79 each ! So ask about offers. Hotel is a bit tired and in need of an upgrade, but has views to die for. Our room was at the back of course so... More

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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent Service. Spotless. First class staff. Not very modern but the food more than makes up for that. Couldn't fault anything. We were there for a wedding which took place in the hotel. The bride, groom and guests all had a great time

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Fairlie, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed one night at this sea front hotel two weeks ago me route to oban. At the third attempt finally got a room which was suitable. The first two were awful with the wallpaper hanging off. Was a good hotel in its day but really needs some money spent on it. On the plus side however - good location -... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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74 reviews 74 reviews
28 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were looking for a three night stay in Oban,and to be honest all we could get was the Regent Hotel..Yes it comes with mixed reviews,and yes a bit rough round the edges.We were on the fifth floor,with a view to Die for,Oban Bay looked fantastic.The room was a twin,fine beds,good size room,and good facilities for cloths etc.Clean with a... More

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Leuven, Belgium
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We stayed at this hotel after 4 days of camping and it surely felt good. It's a bit old and the bathrooms are small, but it has everything to make you feel comfortable for a night. The staff is friendly and the breakfast is quite good. Also the location is very good (next to the sea, center, next to tourist... More

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Stirling, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Our fourth visit to the Regent was this month. The reason we keep coming back? It's cheap. The bedrooms are a bit hit and miss. This time both couples had super big rooms with a cracking view over Oban Bay. When the weather is good the view is stunning. On previous visits however we have had pokey back rooms with... More

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Leyland, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

i read quite a few reviews about this hotel before i decided to book and stay there. Let me start by saying the stay at the hotel was great. We where only there for 2 nights, but loved the area and the hotel so much we tried to stay another couple of nights, but it was fully booked so had... More

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Address: Corran Esplanade, Oban PA34 5PZ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Regent Hotel 2*
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Regent Hotel Oban, Scotland
Regent Oban
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An Art Deco hotel, The Regent is located on the Esplanade of Oban, opposite the pier. Just a few minutes walk from the town centre, the dramatic views across the sea to the distant islands will captivate guests upon arrival. The restaurant offers a choice of table d’hote or à la carte menus both of which utilise the best of local produce and our bedrooms offer magnificent views across Oban Bay. Local attractions in the area include visits to the sacred isle of Iona, trips to Mull and the opportunity to take a boat ride to the local seal colony, making the hotel ideal for your leisure break. ... more   less 
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