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MacKay's Bed and Breakfast

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star Hotel
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Corran Esplanade, Oban PA34 5AQ, Scotland
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6.9 km to Oban Airfield
79 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After reading previous reviews for this guest house I had high expectations that were not fulfilled. Our average sized room on the first floor had very little views and looked onto the neighbouring buildings and the shower room (no bath) was squeezed into a corner...More

Thank Evelyn485
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed 2 nights here. The owner let us check in early and gave us lots of useful local advice. The room had great view of Oban harbour was warm and comfortable. Breakfast service was efficient and the staff friendly and helpful. Would recommend this...More

1  Thank Mary H
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Good friends of ours who'd stayed previously at Mackay's said "Only place to stay in Oban !" -- so we did. We had a fabulous large room on 1st floor with bay window looking out over the water; very comfortable king-size bed; and a very...More

1  Thank BigRinOz
Reviewed 6 June 2018

This B&B was our favorite one in our two week trip. The bedroom was large with comfortable bed, plush towels and robes, if needed. The bathroom was spotless. The breakfast was plentiful and delicious served by a friendly server. The windows in the dining room...More

1  Thank Susan D
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

MacKays bed and breakfast is a great place to stay. Very well appointed. Modern and very clean. It was one of the best places we had stayed in Scotland. The location and views are amazing. Easy walk for dinner!

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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US$141 - US$182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$141 - US$182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Ozgreynomad
12 May 2016|
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Response from DreaminAgain | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Yes we were located on the ground floor, but the room was quite spacious, with a sitting area in the bay windows.
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Carolann M
30 June 2015|
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Response from Barriemore Hous... O | Property representative |
No, we are a bed and breakfast only. However, there are many bars, restaurants etc in Oban and the town and facilities are within easy walking distance. Gilbert
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"Front rooms overlooking water are best"
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"We had a back room which was quiet."
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"Room 2, beautiful views, ground floor."
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"Ask for a Bay View room."
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