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manchester
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Thank you to Joan and hubby for looking after us. Nothing is too much trouble, lovely breakfast, comfortable room and plenty of advice on where to visit. Joan even made our breakfast 10 minutes early and booked our taxi as we had an early train. Big thank you! Will be back!

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Aberfeldy, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We found this B&B to be a bit of a mixed bag. The owners let us leave our car for a couple of nights whilst we visited the island of Colonsay (see review of the Colonsay hotel!) which was very nice of them. The room we had on the first night was very small as was the ensuite. The second...

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Greece
Reviewed 18 September 2016

It isa a lovely guest house, nice decorated with view in the harbour of Oban. It is near to the city center - less than 10 minutes walking -. Friendly and helpful owners, but room and bathroom are very small. Good Scottish breakfast.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely sea view room, parking for free, good breakfast. Quiet and peaceful. Nice lounge to sit in at the end of a busy day. Just a two minute walk to the harbour. Would stay here again. The Oban distillery is well worth a visit.

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We booked into the hotel through the Information Centre, it was the only room available through them that night and accommodation in Oban was very tight. Saying that if we went to Oban again the Glenbervie would be my first choice. The welcome was great,the place was spotlessly clean and the room was first class. Brekrfast was good but should...

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Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely stay at glenbervie guest house . Room (5) lovely and clean great location. Owner very friendly at breakfast even though he was busy took time too chat to us about our plans ie wedding and next day asked us if we had a nice time. Only thing that left us wondering if we would go back...

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1Thank Julie H
Canada
Reviewed 25 June 2016

We stayed 2 nights at this delightful guest house. The location is perfect for exploring Oban and the surrounding area. We were travelling without a car, arrived by train and planned to see all the sites within walking distance. We were able to fill the day with delightful adventures. Glenbervie was spotlessly clean, Iain and Joan greeted us kindly, the...

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
Reviewed 5 June 2016

My review is going to be a tiny bit skewed because my friends and I had the entire place to ourselves. We were booked at another B&B in town, but the proprietor of that place had a family emergency and apparently, the Glenbervie was scheduled to be closed for renovations, but they graciously took us in. We got the two...

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Tillicoultry
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Very fortunate to have had a business trip to Argyll. The excellent weather combined with a great stay at Glenbervie Guest house made this a memorable visit. Met some interesting fellow travellers from London, Germany and Holland,all enjoying their stay in Oban.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

This is the second time in a year we have visited this tremendous four star B@B. all facilities are first class. Rooms decor @ furniture are first class. Breakfast varied and well cooked. Hosts are very pleasant couple and amenable. Highly recommend this to all cheers JB

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Glenbervie an STB 4* Guest House is beautifully situated overlooking Oban Bay and commands magnificent views to the islands of Kerrera and Mull, yet is only 5 minutes from town centre. Your hosts Iain and Joan have welcomed guests to Glenbervie since 1982 and in that time have tastefully refurbished this Victorian house to a luxurious standard, comprising of 5 double rooms, 1 twin room and 2 single rooms. Off street parking for 6 cars. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Glenbervie Guest House

Address: Dalriach Road, Oban PA34 5JD, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban
Price Range: £68 - £99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“There is a lounge and a lovely front deck sitting area so even rooms without a view would be fine.”
 of 5 bubbles barb024, 25 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Our room was great if you're OK with stairs, no lift”
 of 5 bubbles Apar8, 9 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Room 5 gives you a fun to watch view of the lawn bowling behind Glenbervie.”
 of 5 bubbles VOgirl, 6 Oct 2015 | Read review
“A couple of rooms on the ground floor are very good - saves lugging cases up the stairs which can be a bit much at the top of the house.”
 of 5 bubbles Littlegreycat60, 22 Sep 2014 | Read review
“the location is up a hill and if you walk in to town which is only 2-300yards the walk back is a challenge if you have angina or any disability”
 of 5 bubbles 206briand, 18 Sep 2014 | Read review
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