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    Oyster Inn

    By Oban, Connel, Oban PA37 1PJ, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
    • Very good24%
    • Average12%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible7%
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 318 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Booked this for birthday celebration - Good spacious room with modern bathroom. Resident lounge provides a great space to enjoy the Loch and the islands. The food was great and something for everyone, lots of fish and seafood but also chicken and steaks. Just a...More

    Thank Jenny C
    Reviewed 8 September 2017

    We visited Connel 2 weeks ago and enjoyed every minute of our stay. Having never visited this area before we were delighted by the scenery around Connel and the views from the hotel were fantastic especially as the sun went down over the horizon. Weather...More

    Thank mmiller555
    Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

    We booked the Oyster Inn as an emergency, after arriving at another hotel in Oban which was not suitable. The receptionist was very helpful and polite. There are lovely views out over Oban Bay, and the Oyster Inn is just a cross the road from...More

    1  Thank Kier S
    Reviewed 6 September 2017

    Return visit after 4 years and still great value. Rooms spacious and bathroom modern and spacious. Meals provided in bar rather than restaurant but enhanced by good atmosphere. Food very good, pleasant staff serving. Really worth a visit as good location for west coast travelling,...More

    Thank macgred
    Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

    We visited the Oyster Inn and ate in the Glue Pot on a busy Saturday night at the beginning of September. We didn't have a booking but found a table in the bar area....we considered eating outside but it was getting a wee bit chilly...More

    Thank Deborah L
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    • Free Parking
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$143 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Argyll and Bute >
    • Oban >
    • Connel
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    Doreen H
    17 January 2016|
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    Response from Highlander947 | Reviewed this property |
    Has gone through many ownership changes in the last few years, not all for the best, but I believe at the present it is as Wilzoy has stated, It has much improved in the hospitality front in a big way, observed during my... More
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    "All the rooms are at the back of the hotel to avoid road noise. ."
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    "would love to have had a view over the bay but still amazing"
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    "No as we didn't stay"
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