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    Raniven Guest House

    No1 Strathaven Terrace | Breadalbane Street, Oban PA34 5PE, Scotland
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    1 - 5 of 133 reviews

    Reviewed 19 October 2017

    We were warmly greeted. The rooms were comfortable and well appointed. Breakfast was fantastic. Our hosts were very helpful and friendly. The rooms were close to the town and attractions.We ate at the fish shop next to the off liscence shop. BYO for free and...More

    Thank Paul B
    Reviewed 17 October 2017

    We stayed at the Raniven in July 17 and just loved it! The hosts were very helpful and friendly and the room we stayed in was just gorgeous. I thought my partner had secretly spent more than he said on the room as it was...More

    Thank Kovagold
    Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

    We came to Oban for our first time for September weekend. Friendly welcome when we arrived . Room was great . Clean /tidy. No complaints. Close to sea front . 2 minute walk basically. Everything at you're doorstep . Would've preferred a good Scottish fry...More

    Thank Carol A
    Reviewed 23 July 2017

    If you are looking for a no-frills room within an easy walk to town, Raniven will work. It was freshly painted and clean, but lacking in charm or small details of a good guest house. The continental breakfast was fine, but not enough coffee made...More

    Thank Kim41275
    Response from scoobie049, Owner at Raniven Guest HouseResponded 4 August 2017

    The inconvenience off the McDonnell party consisted off a smashed wash hand basin at £150 a smashed light fitting at £40 ,no hot water in the guest house while basin being replaced not bringing to our attention till the morning despite happening the night before...More

    Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

    Will definitely be back, fantastic little guest house, 2 min walk to town. Amazing hosts and plenty choice of continental breakfast. Superb. Moira was so helpful, took the time to have a good chat, above and beyond she told us to make ourselves a sandwich...More

    Thank Karen G
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$47 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 5
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    • Oban
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    Room Tips
    "Possibly ask for a room at the back if you want quiet, but the road's not that bad!"
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    "rear rooms are very quiet."
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    "Not sure what the different bedrooms are like"
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    "second floor front room was very roomy"
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