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Sutherland Hotel

Corran Esplanade, Oban PA34 5PN, Scotland
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Ranked #55 of 98 Oban B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Ararat, Victoria, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed at Sutherland house 3rd July all the way from Victoria AUS. With 3 other ladies we were made very welcome by Robert and his family. Lovely clean rooms, service and assistance. Sutherland house very conveniently positioned close to all amenities . Best porridge I have ever had, lovely breakfasts. Of all our UK trip would love to revisit Oban... More

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very clean lovely hotel, excellent breakfast, fantastic views overlooking Oban Quay and the Island of Kerrera Would definitely recommend this hotel , easy access to scenic woodland walks past Dogstone and the harbour, easy reach of ferries to the many islands to visit

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We pitched up on the off chance of getting a room for one night fortunately we got the last one, the ensuite room were both spotless and very comfortable, the owners were very welcoming and helpful.Good value for money and an excellent base for seeing Oban and surrounding areas. We will certainly be back to the Sutherland.

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Scot near London
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57 reviews 57 reviews
31 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for 2 nights, the rooms are modern and clean. The en-suite lovely. Beds are a bit hard but all linen clean and fresh. Cooked breakfast is well presented and nicely cooked. The continental is a disappointment with croissants etc all in plastic bags, some chopped up fruit strawberries etc would have been a nice touch but that's... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

You feel really like 'at home', the guesthouse is ideally situated a few hundreds yards from center town, by the way Oban can be easily visited by foot. If you have the opportunity to get a room on the front, views on the harbour and the sea are just incredibly beautiful. Thank you very much Robert for your warm welcome... More

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

This charming Guest House was a great find. Beautiful room overlooking the bay. Spotlessly clean, great hosts and lovely breakfast each morning. Conveniently located for the town centre, railway station and ferry port (10 min walk) Would definitely stay here again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights with my boyfriend and we loved it, so impressed! Our room was clean and lovely looking over the sea (brilliant to wake up to when its sunny), service was excellent and they were so friendly and spoke to us everyday we were there. Would recommend this place to anyone! Breakfast was cheap too

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Perth, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We stayed one night here with a room overlooking Oban Bay - fabulous! Albeit we were top floor it was well worth the climb! The room was lovely, modern and spotless. There was a lovely feel to the place and the staff were welcoming and friendly. Breakfast (only £5) was one of the best we have EVER had. Highly recommend.

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Paisley, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

On a recent visit to Oban for a special birthday party we stayed in the Sutherland..what a great find. A great welcome when we arrived and our room was first class, spacious clean with all the amenities. Breakfast was excellent with a great choice and the waitress was very attentive. Aileen and Robert and their family all made us very... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

The Sutherland Hotel on the Esplanade in Oban has the perfect positon for viewing all the stately ferries, as they come and go out of the harbour. It is close to the town and one can take walks along the Esplanade in both directions. We found the hotel staff welcoming and the accommodation most comfortable. Our room overlooked the beautiful... More

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