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Esplanade Hotel

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Zoetermeer, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Unfortunately I don't have much positive to say about this hotel. It's old and dirty. Our room looked like it was stuck in the 70's. That would not have realy been a problem when the room would have been clean. The bathroom floor was very dirty with (pubic) hair. But the most disgusting thing in the room were the headboards... More 

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Thank Clarinde
SGEEsplanade704070, Manager at Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We appreciate the time you took to write your detailed review here on Tripadvisor. We are truly sorry for all the issues you encountered during your stay with us. At your convenience, please email Esplanade@sgehotels.com so that our Guest Services staff can further discuss your stay. We hope that you will give us another chance so we can... More 

Cupar, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for Scottish Night Dinner for two having stayed in this hotel seven years ago. Fabulous four course meal for £19.95 each and food was as how we remembered it then Superb ! And now Superb ! If in Dunoon you must book a dinner at the Esplanade.

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Thank Alan A
SGEEsplanade704070, 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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22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely sea front hotel, staff were very helpful, room was very well set out and clean, we had a bathroom a with a a shower over the bath but it had a solid big grab rail. Altogether a lovely holiday. Big thank you to all the staff.

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Thank lynneallen
SGEEsplanade704070, 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 

Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An excellent Hotel but now somewhat dated. this does not however detract from it's charm. It is we located for all areas of the Cowal and into Argyll. Access by car is somewhat convoluted but well signposted. The Staff are very friendly and knowledgeable of the Hotel and area. There are some steps to enter and the Public Floors have... More 

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Thank Andrew1915
SGEEsplanade704070, 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 

East Ayrshire, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After my stay I discovered in returning home that I'd left my iPad in my hotel room. I contacted hotel and eventually it was found thankfully. However the staff then informed me that they had no way of getting it to me as they had nothing to post it in!!!!! I then posted a box with bubble wrap inside to... More 

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Thank 67Shona
SGEEsplanade704070, Manager at Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We appreciate the time you took to write your detailed review here on Tripadvisor. We are truly sorry for all the issues you encountered during your stay with us. At your convenience, please email Esplanade@sgehotels.com so that our Guest Services staff can further discuss your stay. We hope that you will give us another chance so we can... More 

Wishaw, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from 2 night stay at esplanade hotel.what a lovely hotel. Food was of a high standard. Well cooked and presented. Bedroom had recently been refurbished and was extremely nice. Staff couldn't do enough for you. From the welcoming receptionist to the bar staff and waiting staff. What a great team. Will definitely return.

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Thank Margaret K
SGEEsplanade704070, 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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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful view from our room at the front of the hotel overlooking the bay, esplanade, and river. It was a good location from which to explore the Dunoon area from Toward in the South to Kilmun in the north, up towards Colintraive, and out to Glendurel and Dunan's Castle. Breakfast was plentiful and good with a very... More 

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Thank Jack H
SGEEsplanade704070, 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 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at the hotel and were given a room which was very tired and had a bed with a mattress that had a broken spring. The next room was very substandard as the beds were both past there best and had broken window. We were offered another mattress for the first room but as their were No other rooms... More 

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Thank Sandy M
SGEEsplanade704070, Manager at Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We appreciate the time you took to write your detailed review here on Tripadvisor. We are truly sorry for all the issues you encountered during your stay with us. At your convenience, please email Esplanade@sgehotels.com so that our Guest Services staff can further discuss your stay. We hope that you will give us another chance so we can... More 

United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed here for 2 nights mid week just after the Cowal Highland Gathering. Our room had everything we needed. The meals we had were extremely good.The dining area was very organised and our meals were served by very pleasant staff. We arrived too early to get into our room but the receptionist looked after our luggage... More 

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Thank Phoenix G
SGEEsplanade704070, 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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28 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our 4th visit to this hotel. We were quite happy with our previous visits.so we returned as the Cowal Highland games were on.As we were here on previous occasions, and had booked a year in advance, we expected a decent room with a nice view,We were given room at the end of a long corridor, with a nice... More 

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Thank mnugent07
SGEEsplanade704070, Manager at Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We appreciate the time you took to write your detailed review here on Tripadvisor. We are truly sorry for all the issues you encountered during your stay with us. At your convenience, please email Esplanade@sgehotels.com so that our Guest Services staff can further discuss your stay. We hope that you will give us another chance so we can... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Esplanade Hotel is located on the West Bay, Dunoon. You are only a five mins walk away from the town centre and you can enjoy the tranquil views across the West bay. Modern and luxurious accommodation available for you during your relaxing stay. The hotel offers delicious homemade dinners and true Scottish breakfasts so you can indulge with a tipple or two from a Malt and Wine cellar. Looking forward to having your company with us at The Esplanade Hotel known as being a home away from home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Esplanade Hotel

Address: Victoria Parade, Dunoon PA23 7HU, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Cowal Peninsula > Dunoon
Price Range: $74 - $118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Esplanade Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 65
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Also Known As:
Esplanade Hotel Dunoon, Scotland
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Dunoon
#3 Business Hotel in Dunoon
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