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Alltavona Guest House

Corran Esplanade, Oban PA34 5AQ , Scotland
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Ranked #45 of 98 Oban B&B and Inns
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Thanks Altavona Hosts for a great stay in room 7 at the top of the stairs. Comfortable room with great views. Easy walk to main restaurants about 12 minutes. Scrumptuous breakfast particularly all the fresh berries and fruits. Loved the eclectic decor in such a great Victorian terrace right on the harbour.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lovely welcome from Carol who showed us to our room.....The views from our room (No 5) out accross the water hit you from the instant you walk in....amazing !! The room was clean and the decor luxurious....loved the offer of complimentary Whisky & Sherry, all was perfect & would not hesitate to return. Highly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Friendly, fantasic views, lovely clean rooms , breakfast was yummy, and you couldn't ask for better service. Out standing one of the best I have stayed in during my trip. Close to the main street where you can shop and a mixture of eateries. Ruth had the nicest smelling body wash in the bathrooms so much so I went and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had another lovely stay at "alltavona" we have been coming here now for a good few years and have enjoyed every visit. Breakfast in the morning is more than enough to keep you going all day great selection on offer and had great chat and banter with the ladies doing the waitressing. Our room (4) was spotless and had the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We stayed at this Guest House recently for a few days. The hosts were very friendly, sharing local knowledge. We had a sea view room, which if you have the chance to great, grab with both hands. The view from the room was stunning. Breakfast was also excellent and the lady assisting with these, should get a special mention. Overall,... More

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CarolAHarris, Owner at Alltavona Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review . We are delighted with your comments and truthful points . It is such a pleasure to have you stay with us and look forward to your return. Carol Harris. More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Rather uneventful stay. Little on-site parking but we were lucky to get a free parking space in the adjacent road. Problems with the toilet cistern were addressed adequately by the son of the house - to whom, thanks. Really needs a plumber to thoroughly sort out. Location: a little far from the centre and ferry terminals if walking, but OK.

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CarolAHarris, Owner at Alltavona Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Alltavona is approximately 10 min walk into town and centrally located . The toilet cistern was not broken until you flushed it and was quickly rectified, why the need to comment on this as it makes out it was broken before you arrived. I am pleased that everything else acceptable and you enjoyed your stay.... More

Kemptville, Canada
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We stayed 2 nights in this wonderful old house. We had the two adjacent ground floor rooms. The service and welcome were great. The breakfast was delicious. Our rooms were comfortable and the view of the harbour and the waters superb. The esplanade is on the waterfront of course and this inn is near the war memorial ie at the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 via mobile

Paul and carol were very professional and helpful hosts. They were very accommodating of our last minute change of plans. The room was beautifully decorated, clean and comfortable. The breakfast room has a lovely view over the water and the food was delightful. It is a short walk into town with lots of great restaurants and shopping. A very pretty... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

My wife and I have just spent a very enjoyably three days at Alltavona. We had a lovely room with beautiful views over Oban. We didn't have a car as we had chosen to tour Scotland by train and bus. A lovely welcome with excellent food. Carol & Paul were excellent hosts and there were a couple of 'Fawlty Towers... More

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Eaglesham, Scotland, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Stayed here for one night (wise decision) during a recent holiday weekend. On arrival, we were met by the owner and notified that although we had pre-booked a room with sea view our booking had seemingly been double booked so would we mind staying in a ground floor back room next to the dining area. I love when these issues... More

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CarolAHarris, Owner at Alltavona Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your hilarious review which had me laughing but I have to reply to your review which has a few discrepancies. We do offer a varied and wide selection for breakfast as other guests can read from our other reviews. Firstly the full breakfast consists of egg, two pieces of bacon two tomatoes hash brown or potato scone... More

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Address: Corran Esplanade, Oban PA34 5AQ , Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 5
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