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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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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
yvalentine Larbert, 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
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Larbert, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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 6 days ago NEW

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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48 reviews 48 reviews
25 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week 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 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week 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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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed our stay here staff all polite friendly and helpful food good quality and homemade . watch stairs though can be a trip hazard . view wonderful across the bay. Dunoon a little lacking many shops are closed like many towns sadly but good base to explore from Would go back

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Pethshire
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9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This must be the best view I have ever had from a hotel room, absolutely wonderful, and this is why I am giving 5 stars.The room was bright and airy with 2 huge windows overlooking the garden and the river. Other reviews have raved about the food, it was really quite ordinary - but ordinary is ok. We had booked... More

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Gary S, General Manager at Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your kind comments regarding your recent stay at The Esplanade Hotel. Appreciative feedback such as yours inspires us to consistently provide our guests with the superior level of service they have come to expect from our Hotel. In the meantime if there is anything we can do to assist you. please do not hesitate to... More

ayrshire scotland
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56 reviews 56 reviews
47 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

my wife and I stayed here for the late may weekend and enjoyed dunoon very much, however our stay at the esplanade had something lacking. the room we were given on arriving was a twin when I had booked a double through easy breaks, my paperwork stated a double but at reception I was told they had booked a twin,... More

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Gary S, General Manager at Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for your recent review and the comments raised in it. I am sorry to hear that your stay was not up to your expectation this visit and I wish that you had raised any concerns during your stay before checking out. We always encourage guests to speak to us if they have any issues, regardless... More

Kobe, Japan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed the stay at Esplanade Hotel very much. The room was elegantly decorated and every thing was in high quality, which made the stay very comfortable, with the beddings, bathroom and everything else. All the staff were so helpful. Thank you, Sonia, the receptionist, you made us feel welcome with your lovely smile after a long tiring journey. We... More

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Gary S, General Manager at Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your kind comments regarding your recent stay at The Esplanade Hotel. Appreciative feedback such as yours inspires us to consistently provide our guests with the superior level of service they have come to expect from our Hotel. In the meantime if there is anything we can do to assist you. please do not hesitate to... More

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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71 reviews 71 reviews
13 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for a few days last week and had a lovely stay. Booked a Sea View Room (Premier Suite). These rooms are spacious, clean, modern and have a fantastic view across the bay. Breakfast was good, usual full Scottish and staff friendly. Will definitely be returning. Only thing is car park is small (10 places for a lost greater... More

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Gary S, General Manager at Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your kind comments regarding your recent stay at The Esplanade Hotel. Appreciative feedback such as yours inspires us to consistently provide our guests with the superior level of service they have come to expect from our Hotel. In the meantime if there is anything we can do to assist you. please do not hesitate to... More

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Address: West Bay, Dunoon PA23 7HU, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Dunoon
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Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Dunoon #2 Family Hotel in Dunoon #3 Romantic Hotel in Dunoon #3 Business Hotel in Dunoon
Number of rooms
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