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Glenburnie House

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Santa Cruz De Tenerife
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Sometimes you come across a true jewel of a place to stay and each time you know your going to be going there you just feel so wonderful inside. Glenburnie House in Oban is one of those places. So often you hear of Highland hospitality and how wonderful it is well at Glenburnie they truly exceed with it. This is...

3Thank Escapism4u
West Country
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We booked Glenburnie House on the basis of a recommendation. It exceeded our expectations. The house is operated with a generous spirit which makes one feel like a very welcome guest. The house is imposing, sited on the Esplanade within easy strolling distance of the town centre. It has its own parking and there is parking immediately across the road....

3Thank SebastianWestCountry
Stanley, Wisconsin
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Called ahead for a reservation and so glad we did as they were full when we arrived. We somehow got the 2nd floor room with the killer view of the harbor. It was a very nice room in a great location--enjoyed walking to everything. The breakfast in the lovely breakfast room was also quite nice and we thought £45/person was...

3Thank Sharon H
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

From the moment we arrived right through to when we left, we were made to feel extremely welcome by everyone at Glenburnie. Everything about this place is top notch. The accommodation was spotlessly clean, spacious and we were fortunate enough to have a front facing room with a fantastic view across the bay. The breakfast was fantastic, with local produce...

2Thank RoddyC9
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We managed to secure a last minute booking for Glenburnie House Hotel after reading the glowing reviews on Trip Advisor. We were not disappointed and were utterly charmed! Susie, Graeme and their "staff family" are quite simply the nicest people you could meet, and it was like spending a night in the delightful home of lovely friends. We even met...

5Thank G-witch
Oak Harbor, Washington
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Graham has a great sense of humor and was very accommodating. The home sits in a row of old stone buildings that have been turned into B&Bs. All had vacancy signs except the Glenburnie.... It was full. The rooms are immaculate and well appointed. Parking is out in front and adequate. Graham and his partner have been in the hospitality...

3Thank Richard C
Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Spent two nights at Glenburnie House #11. I understand why it is #1. Our room faced the waterfront and was spacious. We had no problems getting WiFi in the room. We had a king size bed. They have a very nice lounge on the ground floor. Breakfast was cooked to order and very good. They had a traditional Scottish breakfast...

3Thank Carolandtom
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Ample parking with easy access. Our room no9 was bright, clean and spacious with an outstanding view of the bay. Breakfast was ample and well prepared. We had a lovely stay here and I would recommend this B and B

2Thank Lorna M
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Everyone is so nice and willing to help or go that little bit extra. I can't say enough good things about the place. The rooms are so comfy and spacious as well as spotless. The breakfast is always fresh and they don't like you leaving on an empty stomach!! The views from Room 9 are just wonderful regardless of the...

5Thank Gillian S
Vancouver Island, Canada
Reviewed 29 September 2016

My husband and I stayed at Glenburnie House and it was one of our favourite stays on our honeymoon. One of the best parts was breakfast. You eat in this beautiful room with a big bay window that looks out over Oban's waterfront, the food is delicious (they had fresh fruit salads, yoghurt with figs and honey, cereals and hot...

4Thank sandyfootprints2016

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Glenburnie House

Address: Corran Esplanade, Oban PA34 5AQ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban
Price Range: $161 - $197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Glenburnie House 4*
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Glenburnie Hotel Oban
Glenburnie House Oban, Scotland
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“We assume the best views are at the front, but all the rooms are beautifully arranged.”
SebastianWestCountry, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a bay view!”
G-witch, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get a room with a view”
RichardC84, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We were in room #11. It was in front facing the waterfront.”
Carolandtom, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“For a great view book Room 9.”
GillianS895, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
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