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Thornloe Guest House

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“guest house”(26 reviews)
“four poster bed”(14 reviews)
“cooked breakfast”(17 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Fitness centre
Business Centre
Thornloe is a substantial Victorian House on 3 floors situated on a hill overlooking Oban Bay. We are a 10 minute walk from town centre. All of our 7 bedrooms are en suite, and are situated on the second and third floor, unfortunately we don't have a lift.
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Location and contact
Albert Road, Oban PA34 5EJ, Scotland
6.8 km to Oban Airfield
44 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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All reviewsguest housefour poster bedcooked breakfastlovely hometown centremagnificent viewoban baywe've stayedbreakfast was excellentwatching the boatsfew minutes walka lovely stayroom was spotlesstop floorbed and breakfastwithin easy walking distancea sea view room
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent Saturday night here in the family room. Nice rooms; spotlessly clean, with good decor and a lovely view over the bay. Very relaxing evening and a lovely cooked breakfast in the morning. I definitely recommend and will stay again some time.

Thank JohnMacdonald69
Response from emma m, Owner at Thornloe Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review. Kind Regards Emma and Paul

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had such a lovely stay at Thornloe in Oban. The house is situated on the hillside overlooking the town (about a 3 minute walk to town center) and offers expansive views of the sea, puttering boat traffic, and the neighboring isles. With the windows...More

Thank Thomas P
Response from emma m, Owner at Thornloe Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review, look forward to seeing you back. Many Thanks Emma and Paul

Reviewed 13 June 2018

This is a lovely clean b &b. The owners are really friendly and making a really good go of their recently acquired Guest House. We had a sea view room with one of the best views we have ever had. Breakfast Is delicious!. Cereal ,croissants...More

Thank mumknowsbest43
Response from emma m, Owner at Thornloe Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your nice review. Kind Regards Emma and Paul

Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

We were shocked to discover that the reason our cooked breakfast was mainly stone-cold was that it had been pre-cooked and reheated. It seemed very obvious that it was not freshly cooked because the bacon, baked beans and mushrooms were all completely cold and the...More

2  Thank CrustyPatch
Response from emma m, Owner at Thornloe Guest HouseResponded 27 May 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us, But please let me address some of your points, all our breakfasts are cooked every morning we do ask people the night before as to avoid excess food waste but this is optional and to date...More

Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

This place is awesome the rooms where super nice and the breakfast was amazing... i would recommend this place for family's or couples.. and even backpackers... the view of oban is beautiful and is just a few minutes walk from the center...

3  Thank Yarden K
Response from emma m, Owner at Thornloe Guest HouseResponded 27 April 2018

Thank you for your lovely comments, was a pleasure having you stay with us. Many Thanks Emma & Paul

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Price range
US$136 - US$187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$136 - US$187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (93)
Room & Suite (62)
Dining (5)
Pool & Beach (2)
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Rhona B
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Response from WB7 | Reviewed this property |
There is no bar in the B & B but you are on a few minute walk to the main street in Oban where there are plenty of bars
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Rhona B
8 March 2017|
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Response from agathabryan | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do...we arrived early as well and left our luggage and went to grab lunch and walked around town before checking in.
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Room Tips
"Room 3 has stunning views across the water."
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"A Front Room with a stunning view"
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"Room 6 was spacious with fabulous views."
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"Room 6 , top of the house and view amazing over bay , only a tiny little bit more expensive, so well worth..."
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