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    The Alexandra Hotel

    Corran Esplanade, Oban PA34 5AA, Scotland
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          Overview
          • Excellent39%
          • Very good34%
          • Average15%
          • Poor8%
          • Terrible4%
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          “coach driver” (24 reviews)
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          Free Internet
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          Breakfast included
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          2.5 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 248 reviews

          Reviewed yesterday via mobile

          This is a rather large hotel with restaurant located by the sea in Oban. Just five minutes from the Town center where a famous Whisky distilleri is located, The Hotel seems to mainly host busgroups with retired British people. We had pree booked two nights...More

          Thank mauritz2015
          Reviewed yesterday

          Our first ever Coach Holiday A 6 day Holiday in this beautiful Old Hotel. Very Charming Old fashioned comfort. Not modern Un- comfort Food was good. they catered for us. A vegetarian option was always available. tap also fruit and shortbread. Rooms were clean and...More

          Thank cmp233
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          The Alexandra must have been quite a place in about 1952 but today it is tired and outdated. A huge establishment in a prime location, this hotel seems to cater primarily to bus loads of elderly tourists. The staff is friendly and efficient. But the...More

          Thank Vaney
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          Holiday from hell!!! We booked this highland heritage break from a friend recommendation never again. Upon arriving the manager got on the bus and explained about the meal times and the importance of using the sanitising gel when entering the hotel and dining rooms. The...More

          6  Thank Muchu76
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          First impressions were of a well trained staff who knew exactly what they must do with luggage, waiting at tables, cleaning rooms etc. The staff were always polite and cheerful. Their manageress Michaela is to be congratulated for the smooth running of the hotel. Every...More

          1  Thank jeannie717
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          • Pool
          • Free Internet
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • $148 - $295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 79
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          • Argyll and Bute >
          • Oban
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          • The Alexandra Hotel Oban, Scotland
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Ian H
          Good evening Pueblomijitas. I read your review with interest as I know this hotel and have wondered about staying with my wife. From what I have seen, you can stay here with transport and excursions and still pay less than most of the other hotels in the area charge for just bed and breakfast. When you look at the price, was it really as bad as you have made it out to be? For me, it wouldn't be a main holiday but instead, a getaway from cooking, washing and other household chores. Your review has made me think twice?
          January 12, 2017|
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          Response from JacquiCook2 | Reviewed this property |
          No not quite as bad, I think that I was a bit miffed that the trips didn't go to plan. Food is good, but I was truthful about the swimming pool.
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          Trudy W
          What time is the pool open each day?
          September 25, 2016|
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          Response from High-Herit | Property representative |
          Hi, you will need to report to reception regarding pool times. Kind Regards HH team
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          Roberta W
          Do you have suites to sleep 3. 1 couple and a single person
          June 26, 2016|
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          Response from High-Herit | Property representative |
          Hi Roberta, many thanks for getting in touch, unfortunately under these circumstances you would be required to book 2 rooms. Many thanks HH team
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          "All rooms were good But rooms at the front were bedooms with a view"
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          "Don't pay extra for trips,"
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          "Room 302 offered space and lovely views."
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          "Avoid room 35 needs updating"
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