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The Brander Lodge Hotel & Bistro

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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“the owner”(52 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
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Family Rooms
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We had been thinking of trying Brander Lodge for a while. So glad we did. The food and service was outstanding! From the moment we arrived David and his staff made us feel like old friends - even though this was our first visit and...More

2  Thank Lesley G
Response from David K, Owner at The Brander Lodge Hotel & BistroResponded 5 April 2018

Thank you for reviewing your visit the newly refurbished Brander Lodge. The staff and I are delighted to hear you enjoyed the welcome and dining visit. We all look forward to having you visit again. Kind regards David Keat Owner/Manager

Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

I've lived in Oban for 7 years and only recently visited the refurbished Brander lodge. I was so impressed with the premises and staff that I decided to take my family and my parents for Sunday lunch. Spacious dining with great views and brilliant friendly...More

1  Thank dereklaidler
Response from David K, Owner at The Brander Lodge Hotel & BistroResponded 5 April 2018

So nice of you to take the time to review your dining visits to our Hotel. It is such a difficult task to rebuild a hotel with mixed reputation and following a years closure for extensive renovations. Having Oban residents like yourself coming out to...More

Reviewed 23 March 2018

Stayed one night at this hotel this week. Whilst it was in the quiet season, we were made very welcome indeed. The hotel has been totally remodeled recently and is really modern, but retaining character. Nice ambiance, quiet rooms, great food and a great teamMore

Thank Dave W
Response from David K, Owner at The Brander Lodge Hotel & BistroResponded 25 March 2018

Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the Brander Lodge Hotel. The staff have recently won us an award from Prestige Hotel Awards voted on by the patrons to get into the Top 100 Scottish Hotels, and then judge by an over night...More

Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Had a Sunday Lunch with my wife, which can only be described as excellent. A lovely steak pie for myself and macaroni chips for the other half, followed as usual by a sticky toffee pudding all of which was much enjoyed in picturesque surroundings.

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Response from David K, General Manager at The Brander Lodge Hotel & BistroResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you very much for dropping in for lunch and for taking the time to review your experience. Feed back of this nature is much appreciated by the staff and our selves as family owners. Kind regards David

Reviewed 15 February 2018

My partner and I had our Valentines dinner here. The service as always was absolutely top notch: friendly, attentive staff, warm and relaxing atmosphere and fantastic, flavoursome food. The roast chicken was cooked to perfection and the accompanying veg had a great mix of flavours...More

Thank Garry W
Response from David K, Owner at The Brander Lodge Hotel & BistroResponded 16 February 2018

So glad you enjoyed your Valentines Dinner with us and I thank you for taking the time to review us. I shall pass on your review to the Kitchen and waiting staff, it is much appreciated as is your custom. Kind regards David

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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US$101 - US$235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$101 - US$235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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sunshine505
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Sadly not dining internally that I know of. The issue is the amount of dogs being transported around and other guests that object to them. No one's dog is the only dog and often there will be a dog that doesn't accept... More
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"Try the Rhubarb Dessert-Yummy"
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"All rooms seem quiet as the hotel is off the main road."
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"Give the hotel a call and speak to the staff, as they will accommodate your wishes where possible"
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"Choose a room above gound level as you can hear people above you"
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