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Esplanade Hotel

West Bay, Dunoon PA23 7HU, Scotland
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Ranked #3 of 10 hotels in Dunoon
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
IAN S Dalgety Bay, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Dalgety Bay, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Booked this hotel for a short break before our main holiday in September. We were allocated a room with a sea view and it had obviously been recently refurbished with very good quality furnishings. The Esplanade is an old building; a bit of a rabbit warren, but there is clearly a programme of upgrading the whole hotel and it is... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were booked into this hotel by the coach company we were travelling on (GB Tours) and my first reaction was of fawlty towers - but in a very good way! All the staff are very friendly, Robert the barman in particular and my only wish was that I had requested a sea view room as those rooms looked lovely,... More

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Broxbourne, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

On our return visit to the Esplanade Hotel, we were disappointed to find that the usual manager, Manoj, was no longer permanently there. We were greeted by the new receptionist Sonia, who was very nice and helpful. We also found Robert, the barman, who is very adaptable and is always ready for a laugh and a joke. Which helps to... More

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Bellshill, Scotland, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited Dunoon on Sat 12th July, the Esplanade hotel location is good for the passenger ferry and walking distance to the town center. Some of the buildings around hotel are derelict and others in need of tender loving care. The staff on reception at check friendly enough. lets also say finding the room was a little confusing..plus not told... More

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Woodbridge, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have just returned from a week in Scotland and we stayed at the Esplanade Hotel in Dunoon. Our stay was very enjoyable, the Hotel had a very friendly atmosphere, the Manager and staff were always cheerful and helpful, the rooms were well decorated and fitted out well, the food was varied and tasty, entertainment was provided... More

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Larbert, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this hotel - great staff - great food - great location I have been here four times now and have never been disappointed I have a gluten intolerance and they had gluten free bread and on the second morning the lovely waitress advised that the chef had bought in gluten free cereal - i have never had this done... More

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Dundee, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wanted somewhere that would be a good base to explore the area and The Esplanade proved to be just that.We had a room on the ground floor which was spotless and roomy and had great views through huge windows over the well kept gardens and the Clyde, staff were all very helpful and friendly with a special mention to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in room 49 which was on the ground floor off the lounge. It did not have sea views but looked on to the car park, but as I was only sleeping there it did not matter to me. There was easy access to and from the car park and the Promenade, the staff were friendly enough and the... More

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south wales uk
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25 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked this place as a one-night stopover on our way south. Not a good choice. I had booked a premier room with sea-view, it had a sea-view but only through a very small window, the room was furnished with very heavy, intricately carved furniture, a small table and one chair by the window. We had to take it in turns... More

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Dunoon, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely 4 course meal and tribute group. Great value for money and friendly staff. Special mention to Robert at the bar. The hotel is in a lovely location over looking the water, with nice gardens and outdoor seating.

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Address: West Bay, Dunoon PA23 7HU, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Dunoon
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Dunoon #2 Family Hotel in Dunoon #3 Romantic Hotel in Dunoon #3 Business Hotel in Dunoon
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