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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Wow! My boyfriend and I spent two nights here and it was perfect! The breakfast menu had an array of options, you could get a lovely homemade full breakfast, or a lighter continental style breakfast. The room was great! The bed was very comfortable and very clean. The bathroom was updated and also extremely clean. The hosts were very friendly...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the warm friendly welcome to the complimentary sherry this was a perfect visit to Oban.the room had a wonderful view over the bay and we sat and watched the sunset from our bed(although you could have sat in the comfy chairs at the window)the bathroom was small but lovely .their was no noise at night so after an excellent...

Thank Pat W
North Reading, Massachusetts
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Simon & Anna are wonderful hosts, Simon even helped bring in our luggage! We were on the 2nd floor & our room had a stunning view of the water. We were only there one night but wish it had been longer. 2 min walk to downtown & they serve an amazing home cooked breakfast. You will not be sorry if...

1Thank Kim W
Gosport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Simon and Anna are perfect hosts, nothing is too much trouble and they offered local knowledge. .Our room was lovely, spotlessly clean and a nice touch with the sherry. Lovely views. Good breakfast. Parking is free. Definitely recommend.

1Thank Jane M
North east
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We stayed here for 3 nights on a BB basis. This bb is popular, even though we booked a few months earlier, there were no rooms available with a harbour view. Our room was fine, very clean, and it was nice and cosy with the heating on when we arrived. Anna and Simon are great hosts and nothing is too...

1Thank nemesis69
East Kilbride, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We stayed for one night in this lovely B&B, where Simon the owner could not have been nicer, our room was big, as was the bathroom, and it was very clean and comfortable. It is only a 5 minute walk to the main street or 10 min stroll to the tower. Breakfast was nice, with a choice of cereals or...

1Thank Dougie M
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We stayed for two nights and had a wonderful experience. Simon and Anna made us feel very welcome in their home. Our room was large, comfortable and bright and had an amazing view. Simon recommended great activities and restaurants. My husband lost his credit card while we were visiting and Simon went out of his way to help him with...

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Central Florida, Florida
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We stayed only one night, after returning from Colonsay on the ferry. It was late but Simon, the very congenial co-manager, was there to greet us and help us settle in. Our room and bathroom were both large with lots of charm and some nice touches, such as a little Scottish-English dictionary, tea with biscuits, etc. Breakfast options were extensive...

Thank Penny W
Carman, Canada
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We are a middle age, non smoking couple who have travelled to UK, Europe, North America, South America, Caribean and always request a non smoking room. Our experience at this property was disgusting and upsetting to say the least. Owners accused us of smoking in our room after 2 nites stay.Totally At breakfast on the 3rd day we were called...

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Simon S, Owner at The Old Manse Guest House, responded to this review

As a family friendly guest house and out of respect for our other guests we do not tolerate abusive behaviour or repeated disregard for our no smoking in room policies. We thank the local police for their swift assistance in removing these guests from the premises.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

From the moment of our arrival, we could not find fault with the Old Manse Guest House. Hosts Simon and Anna were warm, welcoming and friendly, and happy to share advice about local attractions and restaurants. We had the ground floor room, which does not have a sea view (and we were told this on making the booking) but then...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Fine victorian villa in its own beautiful grounds which has been lovingly restored to provide first class bed and breakfast accomodation. Stunning sea views, peaceful gardens and only 2 minutes from town.Off road parking for all. Free Wi-fi. Freshly cooked breakfast from a varied menu from porridge and pancakes to fish and full Scottish; we are happy to cater for all diets. Nothing is too much trouble to help you enjoy a relaxing break. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Old Manse Guest House

Address: The Old Manse Dalriach Road, Oban PA34 5JE, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban
Price Range: $135 - $164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Old Manse Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“We had room 2 I believe, it was gorgeous with great views.”
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