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    Arbour Guest House

    Dunollie Road, Oban PA34 5PH, Scotland
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    • Excellent3%
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    • Terrible54%
    25 Jul 2017
    “Functional but shabby”
    24 Feb 2017
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    1 - 5 of 115 reviews

    Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

    Worse place we have ever stayed my man's got dementia and we had to pay extra for a ensuit. And the water was ice cold and heating was on timer so the room was cold as it was up the loft so we used the...More

    Thank Isobel K
    Response from Sally C, Manager at Arbour Guest HouseResponded 27 October 2017

    Dear guest, I'm sorry you were not happy with the room. We offered you several rooms to choose from and you chose this one. The room has an ensuite and the heating was on during your stay. We also provide small electric heaters on request....More

    Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

    Most probably the worst place I have ever stayed. Upside: Pleasant reception. Clean bedding. Warm. Otherwise, poor lighting. Friend could feel the springs of the old mattress through the mattress topper. House I was in appeared to have some dodgy floor areas under the lino,...More

    Thank islesfanatic
    Response from Sally C, Manager at Arbour Guest HouseResponded 27 October 2017

    Dear guest, We are not sure you actually stayed with us ? Several points mentioned which don't seem to relate to our rooms. For instance, we don't have Lino on the floor at our entrance ? Best regards Arbour guest house

    Reviewed 3 October 2017

    We booked this place a day in advance because everything else was booked. We were running a bit late so checked in at 19:30 which is after their stated check in time. We phoned them and the staff was nice enough to wait for us....More

    Thank Vlad S
    Response from Sally C, Manager at Arbour Guest HouseResponded 17 October 2017

    Dear Guest, sorry you felt it was too cold to take a shower. The heating is on in the evenings although it's is not considered to be cold for the time of year. We are the cheapest place to stay in Oban, and we offer...More

    Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

    No hot water, WiFi, breakfast or anyone to complain to. Not clean, friendly or secure. I recommend sleeping in your car! £68 for the experience. This is not representative of most budget accommodation in the UK.More

    1  Thank Keith H
    Response from Sally C, Manager at Arbour Guest HouseResponded 13 October 2017

    Dear Guest, thank you for your comments. We do have hot water, and it Is always available. The showers are electric, so always hot. Breakfast must be ordered and we explain the choices at check in. The wifi can be patchy in Oban, but this...More

    Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

    We booked a double room with shared bathroom. I arrived at 3.25pm to check in - had travelled for hours to get there, there was a guy fixing a door handle who told me the landlady was 2 doors down at St Anne's guest house....More

    Thank Tracy G
    Response from Sally C, Manager at Arbour Guest HouseResponded 15 October 2017

    Dear guest, Thank you for your comments. It seems you arrived before reception was open and we were in the middle of doing some maintenance when you arrived. Not in the reception area, so would not have known you were trying to check in. It...More

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    • US$50 - US$84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 7
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    • Argyll and Bute >
    • Oban
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