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Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed today NEW

Stayed at this hotel as part of a Shearing's tour. Had a superior room overlooking the sea which was lovely, so comfortable clean & warm. (room 29) The food & service from the staff was first class, Daniel who waited our table was so polite & friendly deserves a mention. The location of the hotel can not be faulted had...

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Oban is a lovely town that we have visited on many occasions - I think this is the first time it hasn't rained though which was a bit of luck for late November! We travelled with my parents so the age range was 55 to 81 years. We often have a weekend away in the Bay hotels (normally Strathpeffer, Tarbet,...

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at this hotel in November. Went on a Shearings tour. The staff in this hotel are brilliant, they are so friendly and nothing is to much trouble. The restaurant staff definitely go the extra mile. The food was good, a buffet breakfast and a three course dinner picked from a menu with several choices. The room we had was...

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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed this weekend for 3 nights with Shearings, Driver Rob was superb, funny guy, all hotel staff were really friendly, the 2 guys in the bar very good, our waitress 'Anastasia' really good & liked a giggle too....when she wasnt there the dining room chief aka 'Roadrunner' ran around with the food so efficiently too. - yes the bedrooms on...

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice hotel in a good location, The staff are pleasant and helpful . The food was very good and served promptly in a nice dining room. Shame the lift wasn,t working as we were on the 3rd floor, But a good stay and we will probably return

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wales
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just got back from a lovely weekend in oban. Hotel is located in a great position with views over the harbour. All the staff where excellent expecially anastasia in the restaurant .Food was really good. Would definitely go back

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed in room121 overlooking the bay, large clean warm room ( weather a bit chilly ) although the lift was not working we could manage don't know how those with mobility problems managed. food brill, staff brill especially Anastasia the waitress.Enjoyed the town centre too, everyone very friendly.

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Dunoon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well never been so disappointed in the hotel what a let down from last year a lot of the staff were brilliant my friend asked for southern comfort on Friday night and she got that not a problem but on Saturday morning they had none left so our all inclusive drink tickets were no good as she could not drink...

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3Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just back from the great western hotel Oban nice hotel staff good entertainment on Monday night not so good just 16 people in the room to see raymond Blondell the rest of the entertainment was good singer came all that way to make sure he got his dinner as he does not get his dinner at home best thing was...

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Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed as a family group Friday to Monday. Hotel nicely situated overlooking harbour and only a short stroll into centre of town. All members of staff we came into contact with were very friendly and efficient, especially in the dining room. The buffet breakfast was very good as were the three course dinners. The hotel has undergone a refurbishment and...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In a prime location, right in the centre of the curving esplanade, just a pleasant walk from the shops and harbour, stands Oban's Great Western; a hotel proud of offering space and comfort, as well as magnificent views of the bay (remember to look out for those memorable sunsets!). Ideal for a relaxing holiday, the activity on the bay can simply be watched from the welcoming lounge and cocktail bar, while it's also an ideal touring centre. With Glencoe, serene lochs and the Western Isles on the doorstep, there's a myriad of sightseeing opportunities. And with coast and country walks, angling, sailing, diving, bird-watching and a whole host of other leisure pursuits at hand, you should never be at a loss for something to do. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bay Great Western Hotel

Address: Corran Esplanade, Oban PA34 5PP, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban
Price Range: £82 - £123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bay Great Western Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 79
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Great Western Hotel Oban
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“room with a sea view lovely”
 of 5 bubbles Y3716GTdavidb, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We didn't have a sea view room but the view is amazing so would be worth the extra”
 of 5 bubbles Ask64, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“sea view rooms overlook the bay , and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles cathgraham47alston, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“choose a sea view”
 of 5 bubbles hiho093, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Any rooms are good”
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