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Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

This is a great guest house with a warm welcome clean tidy and all the things you need. Tea and coffee facilities WIFI comfortable bed TV Clean Friendly Breakfast hot with toast and drink Or cereal and fruit or both Off street parking This has been a realy pleasant stay and if I come back to oban I would choose... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

We stayed 1 night - mattress was lumpy and the bed wetting sheet did not help with comfort. The bedsheets were also slightly stained. We both woke with sore stiff backs after a very broken sleep. The room was cramped and the bathroom had an unsealable sliding door so no privacy.. There was mould on ceiling above the shower.. The... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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272 reviews
43 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed September 21, 2016

Not at all attractive and the room was a little small, but clean and comfortable. Free parking at the rear is welcomed. WiFi in the room is dodgy, but better in the Guest Lounge, so I was able to communicate with the outside world after all. Hosts are a lovely older couple, he being a bit of a character. Bit... More 

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Lafayette, Indiana
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

The owner is kindness itself, and the breakfast was delicious and cooked to order. The room was comfortable and the tea tray was very welcome after a soggy drive from Skye and bringing our bags in. Nice distance to town, convenient parking. We would stay again.

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666marcopolo123, Owner at Glenview Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. I am delighted that you were comfortable and hope that you will visit Oban again. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed June 9, 2016

I am surprised about some of the negtive reviews. What a find at this price bracket. Clean, welcoming and great location 10 mins walk into town, and near Tesco. The owner is a great Scottish landlady. The breakfast was to die for. She even cooked me breakfast at 7am on Sunday so I could go off early. 5 Star Guest... More 

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666marcopolo123, Owner at Glenview Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the lovely review. At Glenview we work hard to keep our customers happy and I'm so pleased that you were. It is great to be appreciated so thank you again and all the best. More 

Bratislava, Slovakia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed September 26, 2015

We had a reservation for 3 nights. There were dirty beds and toilets. We did not have check in because It was not hygienic. Hotel does not want to return £ 400 we paid. We had order by lastminute.com but they also do not want to recognize our claim. I will never stay there again. Terrible service and terrible accomodation.

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Austin, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed September 25, 2015

We checked into our B&B room -- nice though typically small. Had an electric blanket that was a delight to sleep on (not under), since it was stormy and rainy that night. The breakfast was lovely. We didn't stay since we were rushing to get to the Scottish Islands, but it was a nice stop in Oban. The town was... More 

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 16, 2015

Good points are the car parking and access to the sea front. Down side for us was the size of the room, extremely small barely enough room to walk around the bed. Bathroom was also small, tv did not work - in fairness I did not report this as we were only there one night and we ate out Breakfast... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed September 16, 2015 via mobile

The lady who runs this bnb is very kind and helpful, which is why I am giving it 5 stars. They have off road parking and she let me leave my car there while I went off cycling around the Hebrides. Also my ferry wasn't til 1pm the following day and she let me check out late. The breakfast is... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed September 8, 2015

This property is located about a 15 minute walk from the centre of Oban, and about 5 minutes from various supermarkets like a Tesco, Lidl and Aldi. There seemed to be ample car parking although pedestrians be aware that there is no pavement on the side of the road the property is on, so you have to cross the road... More 

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  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Additional Information about Glenview Guest House

Address: Soroba Road, Oban PA34 4JF, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban
Price Range: $49 - $80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Glenview Guest House 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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“No way to choose better room.”
 of 5 bubbles dionhu, Sep 26, 2015 | Read review
“The B&B has no sidewalk-- don't step out without looking if you are going to walk around! Cross the street and use the sidewalk.”
 of 5 bubbles 368megw, Sep 25, 2015 | Read review
“I don't think I would hurry back but would look elsewhere first”
 of 5 bubbles RobD358, Sep 16, 2015 | Read review
“Make sure it has a bathroom IN the room”
 of 5 bubbles 795bl, Aug 1, 2015 | Read review
“Room 7 was nice and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles Ban HamishLondon England, Jul 25, 2015 | Read review
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