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The Wide Mouthed Frog

4.0 of 5 Inn   |   Dunstaffnage Marina, Oban, Scotland
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Ranked #61 of 99 Oban B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Portree, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely stay here at this dog friendly and very people friendly hotel! Rooms are basic, but that is fine, food is excellent and location great. The staff were lovely and helpful, will stay here again, I hope.

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Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
27 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great welcome awaits you here. The rooms are dog friendly, in chalets around the car park so not very pretty but the service and friendliness plus the standard of food makes up for any lack of luxury in the rooms. The rooms are big with enquire shower and bath. A light bulb was broken when we arrived and the... More

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Inverness
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Did not stay but ate here for last two nights as had moored our boat at Dunstaffnage. Food was very tasty but.......oh dear.....the service! Very young staff and far too few of them with little or no training (apart from boss / manager). Will quickly lose customers unless the service end of the business improves. FAR TOO FEW staff! Would... More

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East Kilbride, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014 via mobile

Great location ,view to die for. Very poor service , food poor , Staff complained of tiredness frequently. Overall feeling of an amateur set up. Rooms were ok fairly comfortable although a bit musty smelling. would return to Oban but not this hotel.

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Dundee, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I would highly recommend the wide mouthed frog if you're looking for a break in the Oban area. It is situated just out of Oban approx 5 minutes drive. The staff are warm and friendly, nothing was too much trouble. The cooked breakfast was lovely, and the food in the evening was too, everything is cooked using fresh ingredients, and... More

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Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Two night stay for six adults and three children. Rooms first class (4 star quality) Excellent breakfasts and very friendly and helpful staff . Lovely setting and convenient for Oban with all its amenities

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

I notice that this place is not listed as a restaurant, only as a hotel. I'm not surprised. The food was very poor, the service was just as bad. The only person serving was the owner and she was doing all the table service and manning the bar. I suspect there was only 1 person in the kitchen too (... More

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Entebbe, Uganda
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We booked a night in this place, the owner told us we were his first guests as they close for winter and open from Easter time. We loved the room and its design, clean and tidy, enjoyed the heated loo floor. The resturant is very nice and food was yami; the owner is so pleasant to talk to, if you... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 via mobile

We booked our family over the easter weekend. The family room was a good size and clean and comfortable. Beautiful surroundings and the views at breakfast were amazing. A great value place to stay in a marina setting, nice walks and 5 min drive to Oban. Breakfast is good, it's basic but just what you need to start your day.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Really clean, breakfast cooked to order and tasty. As someone who stays in hotels for business this is the best bed I have ever slept in and the room was better than any of the big named chains. Staying in or around Oban stay here.

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Address: Dunstaffnage Marina, Oban, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Wide Mouthed Frog 4*
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