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Arbour Guest House

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  • Excellent3%
  • Very good8%
  • Average16%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible55%
25 Jul 2017
“Functional but shabby”
4 Mar 2018
“Won't be back!”
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Free Internet
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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2 Star Hotel
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

I won't be back in this establishment - it was tired, the lock was not secure on the room door, there was a soft spot on the toilet floor & the place needed a good clean! The location was convenient & they did accommodate our...More

Thank neilwhite483
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Worse place we have ever stayed my man's got dementia and we had to pay extra for a ensuit. And the water was ice cold and heating was on timer so the room was cold as it was up the loft so we used the...More

Thank Isobel K
Response from Sally C, Manager at Arbour Guest HouseResponded 27 October 2017

Dear guest, I'm sorry you were not happy with the room. We offered you several rooms to choose from and you chose this one. The room has an ensuite and the heating was on during your stay. We also provide small electric heaters on request....More

Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Most probably the worst place I have ever stayed. Upside: Pleasant reception. Clean bedding. Warm. Otherwise, poor lighting. Friend could feel the springs of the old mattress through the mattress topper. House I was in appeared to have some dodgy floor areas under the lino,...More

1  Thank islesfanatic
Response from Sally C, Manager at Arbour Guest HouseResponded 27 October 2017

Dear guest, We are not sure you actually stayed with us ? Several points mentioned which don't seem to relate to our rooms. For instance, we don't have Lino on the floor at our entrance ? Best regards Arbour guest house

Reviewed 4 October 2017

We booked this place a day in advance because everything else was booked. We were running a bit late so checked in at 19:30 which is after their stated check in time. We phoned them and the staff was nice enough to wait for us....More

Thank Vlad S
Response from Sally C, Manager at Arbour Guest HouseResponded 17 October 2017

Dear Guest, sorry you felt it was too cold to take a shower. The heating is on in the evenings although it's is not considered to be cold for the time of year. We are the cheapest place to stay in Oban, and we offer...More

Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

No hot water, WiFi, breakfast or anyone to complain to. Not clean, friendly or secure. I recommend sleeping in your car! £68 for the experience. This is not representative of most budget accommodation in the UK.More

1  Thank Keith H
Response from Sally C, Manager at Arbour Guest HouseResponded 13 October 2017

Dear Guest, thank you for your comments. We do have hot water, and it Is always available. The showers are electric, so always hot. Breakfast must be ordered and we explain the choices at check in. The wifi can be patchy in Oban, but this...More

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"Rooms at the back are quieter as the road is very noisy."
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"For more more honourable service perhaps try somewhere else?"
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