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“Beautiful Views and location!”
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Impressive luxury reception room with new furnishings and restored original fireplace
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49 reviews
Impressive luxury reception room with new furnishings and restored original fireplace
The actual view from the window. Impressed?
Spacious, vintage, master bedroom. Sea Views
Twin bedroom, Sea views
Boutique style master bedroom with stunning sea views
New Large fitted kitchen.
Enjoy a glass of wine in the cosy snug dining area
Shabby chic style galley bath/shower room
Cosy shabby chic style double bedroom
Curl up with a good book in the 800 threat count sheets
The main entrance and hallway with French grey walls and complimenting white washed flooring
The grand coastal Edwardian building of 3 Oban within walking distance of local amenities
Stunning detail throughout the home
Original vintage furnishings in a shabby chic style
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3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Oban, Argyll and Bute, Scotland

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LGatzke
Calgary, Canada
2 reviews
“Beautiful Views and location!”
Reviewed August 11, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

This apartment was well suited for our family of 4. Close to walk all over the town. The views were breath taking. Recommend this to all.

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Travelling group: Other
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
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Management Response
3 Nov 2015
Thank you for your kind comments, and hope you had a pleasant onwards journey.
Best Wishes
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Hedzer72
Apeldoorn, The Netherlands
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Marvellous”
Reviewed July 26, 2015 for a stay in July 2015
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person found this review helpful

The apartment was super. Everything was there. Well furbished as well. Also liked the stunning view from most of the rooms!

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Liked best: The luxuruous decor
Liked least: Nothing!
Travelling group: Young Children
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children Large groups
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Management Response
3 Nov 2015
Thank you ;-) Hope the wee ones had fun watching the boats coming and going!
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Scottish...
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Beautiful boutique Oban residence”
Reviewed June 25, 2015 for a stay in June 2015
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person found this review helpful

Easily accessible and close to all amenities. Stylish, classy and comfortable place to stay. Very roomy and very well put together. Clean, tidy and just fabulous!!

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
3 Nov 2015
Your comments mean the world to us!! Major thanks ;-)
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MichaelMc...
Norwich
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Mesmeric views from a lovely apartment”
Reviewed June 13, 2015 for a stay in June 2015
1
person found this review helpful

A really comfortable, quiet apartment ideally located for all that Oban has to offer and with a perfect view of the ferries coming and going, and boats messing about on the harbour. Argyll is a wonderful part of Scotland - staying at 3 Oban enhanced our experience/holiday.

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Liked best: The views from the front of the apartment overlooking the harbour.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
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Management Response
3 Nov 2015
So pleased that we were able to contribute in some small way towards your love for our little town. We think its kind of amazing too ;-)
Thanks for staying with us, and leaving the place so lovely.
Best Wishes
Ruth
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RaftingNi...
The Cincinnati Region
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Simply Perfect.”
Reviewed May 30, 2015 for a stay in May 2015

My husband, infant daughter, father, and I had a fantastic stay here in early May. The weather was terrible and I'm so glad we had booked this apartment for our stay, because as many others have said, watching storm clouds drift across the water from a cozy couch in the living room makes perfect entertainment. It is a fantastic location, walking distance to everything you could need yet out of the main city. My daughter enjoyed watching the ferries come in and out of the dock. Communication was fantastic with Grigor and Ruth, it felt like chatting with friends. We had a few changes we had to make to our booking Ruth was so very very helpful. A great walk from this apartment is to Pulpit Hill-we went there for a few sunsets. There are numerous other walks that are also easy to get to from the apartment.

Looking at the photos, I just want to go back!!! I can not recommend this property enough.

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Liked best: cleanliness and location
Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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Management Response
3 Nov 2015
Nicola,
You were a pleasure to host, and thank you so much for my goodies also... yum, yum.. loved them! Please come back and visit us again one day!
Best Wishes
Ruth
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Innerguar...
1 review
“Lovely apartment”
Reviewed May 27, 2015 for a stay in May 2015

Great location and lovely accomodation. Stayed for a long weekend and would recommend. Grigor and Ruth were really helpful and went out of their way to ensure that our break was one to remember.

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
3 Nov 2015
Fantastic, thanks for being great guests and taking the time to leave your comments, much appreciated!
Ruth & Grigor
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rhi_1805
Warwickshire, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
20 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Luxurious yet homely, fantastic location”
Reviewed May 24, 2015 for a stay in May 2015
1
person found this review helpful

My partner and I stayed in this apartment for 5 nights, on our first trip to Oban, to celebrate my 30th birthday. From when I first booked, to during and after our trip, the communication with the owners Grigor and Ruth was fantastic - they were friendly and really helpful. On arrival we trudged out of the howling wind and rain and into an oasis of warm, charming comfort. The apartment feels very new and clean, yet has gorgeous 'period'-style features such as high ceilings and huge windows. The finishing touches went above and beyond your standard holiday let or hotel - for example the dove-grey towels were large and fluffy, rather than standard scratchy thin white ones, and there were vases of flowers throughout the flat. One of my favourite bits was the living room window - stylish floor-length curtains framed the large window that looks out over the sea. If only there wasn't so much to do around Oban I would've been happy just relaxing in front of that view!

There were only two of us on this trip, but the apartment was very spacious and could easily have housed another couple or two.

The location of the apartment was brilliant - just by the ferry terminal (very handy for our early morning trip to Mull), making it walking distance from the main strip (5min) but slightly out of the bustle and busy traffic. We found it easy to park for free for the duration of our stay, alternating between the road behind the apartment and the leisure centre car park (10min walk away). The large Tesco was within a 10min walk from the apartment, making it very easy to stock up on supplies (although we were so close to the plethora of restaurants in town that we ate out most nights). Thank you, Grigor and Ruth, for a lovely stay in your wonderful apartment - I would recommend this place to anyone.

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Liked best: Comfort and location
Liked least: Only one bathroom/toilet
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
27 May 2015
Thank you for these beautiful comments, you made us smile ;-). We wanted guests to feel cosy, and comfortable when arriving on windy and wet days, and so happy you felt this on the day of your arrival.Which i recall to be a particularly very wet and windy day! We so appreciate your lovely words, and thank you once again for choosing 3 Oban.
Take care
Grigor & Ruth
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