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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Perched above Oban, you'll find the most amazing views of the harbour. Well equipped room with many extras. Value for money stay. Small bathroom but clean. Wifi not that good in the room. Would definitely stay again.

Thank ophelia410
Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

All sorts of additional hospitality was greatly aporeciated and family room, adjacent kitchen, and adjacent bathroom felt like we had a whole flat! Fabulous views from the room and we were able to park outside.

Thank David S
Stratford-upon-Avon, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Room was smallish, bed needed a new mattress & the bathroom tiny, but it was clean and for a 1 night stay it was perfectly fine. We loved the views overlooking the town and bay. 5 minute walk down a hill to the town, it was interesting walking back up it slightly drunk! No breakfast but we could help ourselves...

Thank Vikki F
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

We stayed at the B&B whilst attending a family party. It is situated halfway up the hill with beautiful views over Oban bay . The rooms were fine and clean and the bed very comfortable. Breakfast is the use of a communal kitchen. Would happily stay there again

Thank Katie R
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

Another great stay, thank you Carolyn! This place suited us perfectly - as a family travelling with a small baby. We could help ourselves to breakfast at any time, our room was large enough for a travel cot, the views were to die for & there was ample parking outside. The only downside to our stay is the guests who...

Thank LJD78
Sherwood Park, Canada
Reviewed 14 June 2015

We stayed for 2 nights at the beginning of June and wished we could have stayed longer. The room was clean and had tea, coffee and cookies as well as wrapped candies, which were a real treat. The kitchen was well stocked so I was able to eat some toast and a muffin before going out for the day. Caroline...

Thank 4Mindfulness
Annapolis, Maryland
Reviewed 9 June 2015 via mobile

We stayed at this B&B the night of June 4th. We didn't book ahead of time, but found it through Trip Advisor. Modest accommodations. Nothing special. What really irritated me was the £5 charge to do laundry and the machine didn't do anything but wet my clothes and maybe semi wash them. The dryer didn't work despite me putting my...

Thank Jillmarie2013
Reviewed 5 May 2015

We stayed here at the start of a cycling trip. The B&B is lovely and clean, with understated but smart decor in the twin room we had in the attic. It is also in a lovely location up the hill from the main part of Oban (5 minute walk). We were not expecting breakfast but the owner showed us to...

1Thank LeL69
Reviewed 29 July 2014

This guest house is basically run unstaffed. Noone there to welcome us, but the key could be picked up from a board in the entrance. The room (no 1) was clean and functional, but very small and no view whatsoever. Just a skylight window. Breakfast is served in a nearby café, run by the guest house's owner, and it was...

1Thank Gunnar L
Macmerry, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 June 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for a night with the fiance. Was just what we where after. 2mins from the main street in Oban. Clean & comfortable room, slept like a log & cracking view across the bay. value for money!! AAA+++

Thank Stuart N

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lorne View is a traditional town house situated high above Oban Town on the west coast of Scotland and enjoys stunning views across the harbour and bay to the isles of Kerrera and Mull.Rab and Carolyn have recently bought this lovely house, and have refurbished this lovely family home to a very comfortable and welcoming Scottish bed and breakfast. Please note that we no longer offer a full breakfast but a self service continental breakfast is available in our kitchen. We no longer own carolynscafe but if you'd like a full Scottish breakfast you will get a 10% discount there. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lorne View

Address: Ardconnel Road, Oban PA34 5DW, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Lorne View Oban, Scotland
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Twin room up the top of the stairs on the left was lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles LeL69, 5 May 2015 | Read review
“Make sure to get a room with a view”
 of 5 bubbles 158gunnarl, 29 Jul 2014 | Read review
“We had the 1st floor family suite and the view was just amazing!”
  • Wonderful view
 of 5 bubbles alicea857, 3 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Go elsewhere”
 of 5 bubbles Azzari, 1 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Make sure it has a view”
 of 5 bubbles cuthy54, 27 Jun 2012 | Read review
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