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Oban Bay Hotel & Spa

Corran Esplanade, Oban PA34 5AE, Scotland
+44 1631 564395
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Lovely Exterior and a Beautiful View But Very Disappointing Hotel

The Oban Bay Hotel supposedly has parking. Upon arriving we found the few parking spots around the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Diane M
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Lake Lure, North Carolina
Avoid at all costs

Horrible place with very rude staff. Rooms unclean, never mind worn & tatty. No fans so awake all... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
traveller42692
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
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“great hotel” (5 reviews)
“oban bay” (16 reviews)
LOCATION
Corran Esplanade, Oban PA34 5AE, Scotland
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+44 1631 564395
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"great hotel"
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"oban bay"
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"the outdoor hot tub"
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"spa facilities"
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"lovely room"
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"helpful staff"
in 7 reviews
"breakfast and dinner"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Oban Bay Hotel supposedly has parking. Upon arriving we found the few parking spots around the hotel were full. When I asked the receptionist (who was less than gracious) where we were to park he gave us directions to a public parking lot a...More

Thank Diane M
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Horrible place with very rude staff. Rooms unclean, never mind worn & tatty. No fans so awake all night with kids who couldnt sleep even with window open! Mould on windows, toilets used and left unclean before we checked in to our room. View from...More

1  Thank traveller42692
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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

The only good part of the hotel is the view from the sun room, which is gorgeous. The room itself, however, needs updating and TLC. The furniture and room are ancient, and feel unclean. The bar staff, who services the sun room and the bar,...More

1  Thank RachelEJC
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Reviewed 15 June 2018

Positive points, friendly staff Susana particularly helpful as were kitchen staff who supplied lovely gluten/dairy free food for our 2 nights bed and breakfast. Great location and views from lounge area. Disappointed after we booked spa break to be informed no massage available, unable to...More

1  Thank Barbara W
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Fantastic time in this hotel during short stay in Oban. Staff very friendly and helpful. Food was excellent, with bar meals and from restaurant. We have dog with us and had to eat in the bar area which is very comfortable and with great views...More

Thank 441andyi
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Nice hotel Nice restaurant breakfast a bit cold so went outside hotel for evening meal rooms clean and warm lack of parking space for cars problem all over Oban council quite happy pay and park

1  Thank Frank B
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Took my mum here for a mother's day and birthday gift. There was a wee mix up with our spa treatments but they went out of their way to accommodate us and fix the issue. Staff where incredible. Very efficient and friendly we could not...More

Thank Emily C
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

When my mother, brother and I checked in at the Oban Bay Hotel, the gentleman at reception, David, was very helpful. When, questioned about laundry facilities he informed us of at a roadhouse near the small town which houses washing machines. This was very much...More

Thank quinni_224
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Great Hotel before going to Mull. Dog friendly where you eat with your furry friend in the bar. Good food and rooms.

Thank Charles H
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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Made the mistake of giving them another try as it was cheap. Still not value for money. Bedroom door and bathroom doors were both ill fitting. So are many others judging by the slamming and wall shaking going on. The tv is tinny sounding and...More

3  Thank Overnyter
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