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Sgeir Mhaol Guest House

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Traveller (6)
Room & Suite (1)
Soroba Road, Oban PA34 4JF Scotland See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
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Reviewed 16 July 2018

This was one of the best B&Bs we have stayed in. The owner was a lovely lady who could not have been more helpful. The house was clean, warm and welcoming. The bed and shower are excellent. One of the best features of the B&B...More

Thank Comp21
Response from Ishbell S, Owner at Sgeir Mhaol Guest HouseResponded 2 September 2018

Thankyou so much for taking the time to write a positive review for Sgeir mhaol. As we all know TRIP ADVISOR can be a platform for slating accommodation when usually its not deserved. I appreciate your honesty and it would be lovely to welcome you...More

Reviewed 14 June 2018

Nothing was too much for Ishbell. She provided an extra bed for a surprise 5yr old visitor and made us feel very welcome. The rooms were spotlessly clean and the beds exceptionally comfortable. Despite there being no breakfast, the room offered numerous snacks, fresh fruit,...More

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Response from Isabella S, Owner at Sgeir Mhaol Guest HouseResponded 14 June 2018

Thankyou for this vey kind and thoughtful review Neil. Im delighted you all enjoyed your stay with me,both families are just great. New dates for Oban live will be announced to us on Friday so will message you asap, kind regards to you all Ishbell

Reviewed 11 September 2017

We arrived after a long day of travel and not seeing the bell at reception called out a few times. No answer so we proceeded to our room, door was open so we dropped some things and went back to the car for our luggage....More

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Response from Ishbell S, Owner at Sgeir Mhaol Guest HouseResponded 13 September 2017

What can I say apart from I would not be the only guest house owner who would be shocked[in Oban anyway] to find guests had already walked in to their home.yes home,with out 1st meeting the proprieter and intoducing themselves. I did ask you to...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017

Very happy with our clean accommodation, very friendly host who does go out of her way to make you feel welcome. Plenty parking and close to shopping /town. Would recommend to anyone traveling through Scotland.

Thank marymcclounnan
Response from Ishbell S, Owner at Sgeir Mhaol Guest HouseResponded 24 July 2017

Hello Mary, thanks for your lovely review, see you again,soon I hope, Ishbell

Reviewed 18 September 2016

Ishbell was very welcoming and pleasant. Room only which is great value and the room was comfortable and very clean. Ample tea, coffee, toiletries, breakfast bars and fruit. Ishbell very accommodating with a small problem which arose. I would go back if passing through Oban...More

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Response from Ishbell S, Owner at Sgeir Mhaol Guest HouseResponded 27 October 2016

Thankyou so much for your kind review,it makes it so worth while when guests enjoy their stay with me at Sgeir Mhaol.Hoping you enjoyed your week on Iona and the weather was kind to you and your friends. Again many thanks, kindest regards, Ishbell

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Free Parking
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban
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United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban
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"get room at back. away from road and quieter."
16 Jul 2018
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"Very accessible"
23 Jul 2017
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"All ground floor. Not a luxury B and B, room only, but very good value. Welcoming, very clean and..."
18 Sep 2016
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"Handy for ferry terminale"
26 Jun 2015
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