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Glenburnie House

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Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
Perfectly positioned on The Esplanade, Glenburnie House offers an unrivalled bed and breakfast seafront location with spectacular views across Oban Bay and Kerrera IslandFamily run for over 40 years, Glenburnie has been in the Strachan family since 1968 and continues to be one of Oban’s visitors’ favourite places to stay. From the moment you step inside the front door you know you have arrived somewhere very special, with Glenburnie’s friendly experienced team offering a warm welcome.The 12 en-suite rooms have been individually decorated using beautiful fabrics and colour schemes, yet retain many of the house’s original features. Spacious and comfortable, accommodation is en-suite offering complimentary wi-fi, flat screen televisions, together with tea and coffee making facilities. There is also off-road parking.Be it enjoying Glenburnie’s delicious home cooked Scottish breakfast in the wonderful dining room, with panoramic sea views, or relaxing with the papers in the conservatory style porch watching the boats, we look forward to having you stay with us.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Accessible rooms
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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We only had one night in Oban and stayed in the Glenburnie House. Our guest room was very spacious and well appointed. When we arrived, our gracious host Graeme made a dinner reservation for us and helped us settle in. We needed to leave early the next morning to catch a ferry
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Wonderful home away from home! Graham and the staff were warm, helpful and always cheerful. Breakfast was delicious and plentiful. Graham went out of his way to get to know us during our visit, even forwarding our passports to our next destination when we unknowingly left them
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Wonderful place to stay. Beautiful Victorian house with lovely interior design. Great location, super views, brilliant breakfast and incredibly friendly and welcoming staff. Look no further, Glenburnie has it all.
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We had a great stay here. Lovely house beautifully decorated and comfortable room. We had a lovely view over Oban bay which was just stunning. The cooked breakfast was excellent too. The owner made us feel at home which is what we look for in a guest house.
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My husband and I stayed here for two nights as part of a tour group. We were stunned by the beautiful decor and comfortable lodgings! Our room and en suite were on the cozy side but very pleasant. The Continental breakfast plus cooked breakfast were delicious with a lovely
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View from sitting room
The stunning and roomy bathroom of a top floor room.
The stunning and double aspected top floor room.
"Spend the little extra and get the full on harbor view."
"Upper floor front is a great choice for the view of the bay."
"Upper and forward most rooms have the best view."
"I would ask for a room on the ground or first floor if you are unable to navigate a lot of stairs."
"make sure to get a sea-view room!"
US$128 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
glenburnie hotel oban
United KingdomScotlandOban
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