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Argyll Hotel
Ranked #1 of 11 Hotels in Dunoon
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed October 29, 2012

Was at the Haunted Hotel weekend 26-26 October with 7 friends. What a great weekend. This was our third and best weekend at the Argyll.The rooms are clean and comfy and the food is good. The entertainment was great. What a laugh we had. We were sad to hear that Mary, one of the staff had broken her hip and was recovering at home. She is an institution at the Argyll and has been there for many years. Hope to see her next time. We will be booking soon for next year.

Dev, I see that you are on here a lot. We were dressed up as Snow White and the Seven Dwarves so you should remember us. You and your staff have made the hotel even better than before. See you for Bite Night next year

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surya d, General Manager at Argyll Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2012

Dear Guest,

Thank you very much for your feedback on our hotel through Trip advisor. We are happy to learn that your stay at our hotel was up to your expectations and that we were able to make your stay memorable by providing you the positive experience we endeavour to give to all our valued guests. We will make sure that your comments are shared to all the Staff. The positive ratings you gave us on Trip advisor are greatly appreciated and we hope we have the opportunity to be at your service again in the near future.

In the meantime if there is anything we can do to assist you please do not hesitate to contact us directly at 01369 702059 or please email me at dev.surya@sgehotels.com

Looking forward to welcoming you back soon.

Best Regards


Surya Dev
General Manager

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Reviewed October 28, 2012

This was our second weekend visit and another complete success.So noticeable the refurbishment the hotel is undergoing. Lost it's "Tired" look. While we were there a Murder Mystery themed week-end was going on, looking like great fun. Perhaps we will try that next time? Suspect the thought of just chilling out, comfortable room, good food and hospitality from Dev,John and staff, coupled with stunning views of the Clyde will be enough!

Stayed: October 2012, traveled as a couple
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surya d, General Manager at Argyll Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2012

Dear Guest,

Thank you very much for your feedback on our hotel through Trip advisor. All feedback we receive is greatly appreciated and we endeavour to make everyone’s stay here with us as pleasurable as possible.


In the meantime if there is anything we can do to assist you please do not hesitate to contact us directly at 01369 702059 or please email me at dev.surya@sgehotels.com

Surya Dev
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Reviewed October 22, 2012

Stayed in the Argyll Hotel for 4 nights mid-October when the Royal National Mod was taking place in Dunoon. We were there as part of a group booking and loved the central location. The staff in the hotel were fantastic and couldn't have done more for us. Dev and John were very helpful and attentive, which was very much appreciated.

Rooms were lovely with really comfortable beds. There was some external noise, but, the Mod was on in town, so it was to be expected! The bar and restaurant area is lovely, the food was good (we were on a fixed menu in the evenings) and the selection at breakfast time was great. The waiting staff were great at interacting with everyone, including the children that were there.

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surya d, General Manager at Argyll Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2012

Dear Guest,

Thank you very much for your feedback on our hotel through Trip advisor. All feedback we receive is greatly appreciated and we endeavour to make everyone’s stay here with us as pleasurable as possible.

once again thank you so much for staying with us .
looking forward to welcome you back .
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surya Dev
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Reviewed October 20, 2012

A 3-star hotel which certainly offered 5-star care and attention from staff. The building is traditional with character, our room had a fabulous view over the Clyde estuary....lovely to wake up to. Well worth upgrading to a sea-view room. Lounge/bar area on ground floor also has a splendid view over the water. Had evening bar-snack meal in the Lounge Bar, good, well-presented and excellent value. Dining room very busy for breakfast due to national music festival, but staff coped well and food was fine.
Trying to be nit-picking to find faults was difficult - lift is from many centuries ago, but works ok. - no car park, but free parking very close by.
Overall terrific value. Could not be closer to town centre, with lots of quaint old-style shops nearby.
If going by car, BE CERTAIN to ask hotel where to get ferry tickets half-price.

Room Tip: Sea View (it's really a wide estuary, not the sea)
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  • Stayed: October 2012, traveled as a couple
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surya d, General Manager at Argyll Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2012

Dear Guest,

Thank you very much for your feedback on our hotel through Trip advisor. All feedback we receive is greatly appreciated and we endeavour to make everyone’s stay here with us as pleasurable as possible.

looking forward to welcome you back , it was great for us having you all . we enjoyed the MOD

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surya Dev
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Reviewed October 14, 2012

The food at this hotel is excellent value, 3 course lunch for £8.95. The staff were very polite and helpful, would definitely go back if I was in the area, my only regret is we found it on the last day of our holiday.

  • Stayed: October 2012, traveled with family
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surya d, General Manager at Argyll Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2012

Dear Guest,

Thank you very much for your feedback on our hotel through Trip advisor. We are happy to learn that your stay at our hotel was up to your expectations and that we were able to make your stay memorable by providing you the positive experience we endeavour to give to all our valued guests. We will make sure that your comments are shared to all the Staff. The positive ratings you gave us on Trip advisor are greatly appreciated and we hope we have the opportunity to be at your service again in the near future.

In the meantime if there is anything we can do to assist you please do not hesitate to contact us directly at 01369 702059 or please email me at dev.surya@sgehotels.com

Looking forward to welcoming you back soon.

Best Regards


Surya Dev
General Manager

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Reviewed October 14, 2012

Yet another terrific weekend with fabulous food and attentive hotel staff. The weekend was based on a murder mystery based on Fawlty Towers - performed by the cast of The Walking Theatre Company, a hilarious weekend which I would highly recommend, since our last visit there has been a change of management which is only too apparent, you are made to feel very special and everyone ensures that your every need is met. Well done Dev and staff and we will be returning soon.
Agnes Johnston

Room Tip: Go for the four poster bed rooms, they are way from the noise of the centre but having said this I b...
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  • Stayed: October 2012, traveled with friends
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surya d, General Manager at Argyll Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2012

Dear Guest,

Thank you very much for your feedback on our hotel through Trip advisor. We are happy to learn that your stay at our hotel was up to your expectations and that we were able to make your stay memorable by providing you the positive experience we endeavour to give to all our valued guests. We will make sure that your comments are shared to all the Staff. The positive ratings you gave us on Trip advisor are greatly appreciated and we hope we have the opportunity to be at your service again in the near future.

In the meantime if there is anything we can do to assist you please do not hesitate to contact us directly at 01369 702059 or please email me at dev.surya@sgehotels.com

Looking forward to welcoming you back soon.

Best Regards


Surya Dev
General Manager

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Reviewed October 14, 2012

had a fantastic weekend stay at the argyll second time this year my wife and i have stayed here for murder mystery nights ,manager dev and all his staff very friendly and helpful theatre troupe are top notch too enjoyed it so much i think we,l be back very soon , for value for money it cant be beaten

  • Stayed: October 2012, traveled as a couple
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surya d, General Manager at Argyll Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2012

Dear Guest,

Thank you very much for your feedback on our hotel through Trip advisor. We are happy to learn that your stay at our hotel was up to your expectations and that we were able to make your stay memorable by providing you the positive experience we endeavour to give to all our valued guests. We will make sure that your comments are shared to all the Staff. The positive ratings you gave us on Trip advisor are greatly appreciated and we hope we have the opportunity to be at your service again in the near future.

In the meantime if there is anything we can do to assist you please do not hesitate to contact us directly at 01369 702059 or please email me at dev.surya@sgehotels.com

Looking forward to welcoming you back soon.

Best Regards


Surya Dev
General Manager

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Additional Information about Argyll Hotel

Address: 54 Argyll Street, Dunoon PA23 7NE, Scotland (Formerly Best Western Argyll Hotel)
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Cowal Peninsula > Dunoon
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Dunoon
#4 Romantic Hotel in Dunoon
Price Range: $83 - $137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Argyll Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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Argyll Hotel Dunoon, Scotland

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