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Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

The B&B itself was nice, may be a bit of an issue the number of steps. The girl that welcomed us to reception was nice also, the price per room was as expected in this places and the location was just perfect. The thing however they need to urgently improve is the continental breakfast they provide, I think rather than...

1Thank Alvaro I
Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed for one night. The guest house is clean, comfortable, the shower is pretty good and there was coffee, tea and biscuits in the room. I found the bed to be extremely comfortable and the pillows just perfect, so I enjoyed my sleep a lot! We decided not to bother with breakfast the next morning and enjoyed relaxing in...

Thank amateur-sun-seeker
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

All in all the guesthouse is overpriced for what you get. We stayed two nights in the twinroom on the hingehst floor - Not recommended. The baathroom is pretty old and the water tab falling apart. The room is not decorated besides one tiny picture and has rather old and cheap furniture. The advertised tower view is only seeable by...

2Thank Benedikt B
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Booked this last minute based on price and previous reviews , disappointed and underwhelmed, room was ok with private bathroom , smell of recent paint but not decorated to very high spec, the biggest disappointment was breakfast - continental style but with budget products , cheap bread which was stale , even noticed some mould , notified owner who removed...

1Thank Fran G
Culemborg, The Netherlands
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Great place with a terrific crew running the hotel. Good rooms, nice people, great ambiance. Many different people stay in this hotel: workers, backpackers, students and couples on holiday. This gives a nice blend and there are many rooms to get to know each other. The lady running the place is very nice.

Thank Flinn_NL
Milan, Italy
Reviewed 13 November 2015

The location is perfect right in front of the bay. We sat outside enjoying the summer weather and amazing sunset (mid August) drinking coffee in the evening. The rooms are cozy and nice, old-style. The single rooms are a bit small but that's OK. If you have a problem for carrying heavy things beware that there are a lot of...

Thank rhobbc
Reviewed 3 November 2015

very clean and tidy guest house, nicely situated, well maintained. friendly host and a lot to discover in the surroundings. recommendation: grab a morning coffee, step outside and enjoy the terrific bay view.

Thank Kopftennis S
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

Stayed at Ayres Guesthouse for one night while on an overnight stay in Oban. The guesthouse was perfect for us, easy to find, fantastic location - less than 5 minutes to town. The room we had was a big double room with a sea view. The room was very clean, bed was comfortable and it had a bottle opener which...

Thank Chachaa89
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Nice single room with a view of the sea was great ! Pleasant owner and nice clean value for money room. Bonus was I could park my bike out front between the flower pots, local to all amenities in town and a great wee bar next door called markie dans. I was left to get on with it here which...

Thank Douglas D
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2015

Nice wee b&b in the perfect location for a short stay in Oban. Only stayed for one night but would definitely return. Our double room was a nice size with a lovely view. Not sure of the man/owner who checked us in but he was very welcoming and friendly. Coffee and cereal bars for breakfast suited us fine! Room (and...

Thank Elaine169

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Quality sea front accommodation within 5 minutes level walk along the waterfront to the town centre. ... more   less 

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Address: Corran Esplanade | Esplanade, Oban PA34 5PN, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban
Price Range: $90 - $104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ayres Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Get a sea view room, they are fantastic.”
 of 5 bubbles 374stefanieg, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“View of the bay to the front and a great view of the old water tower at the back.”
 of 5 bubbles bruces348, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a room with sea view, but if not the view is available on the living room on the ground floor.”
  • View of the city from one of the rooms
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  • Single room with sea view
 of 5 bubbles rhobbc, 13 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Ask for sea view its stunning if weathers good”
 of 5 bubbles dougie7267, 4 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Deffinitely ask for a sea view. It doesn't cost any extra. There's no lift so go for a low floor if you're a bit doddery like me.”
 of 5 bubbles JennyM146, 15 May 2015 | Read review
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