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Bay Great Western Hotel

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In a prime location, right in the centre of the curving esplanade, just a pleasant walk from the shops and harbour, stands Oban's Great Western; a hotel proud of offering space and comfort, as well as magnificent views of the bay (remember to look out for those memorable sunsets!). Ideal for a relaxing holiday, the activity on the bay can simply be watched from the welcoming lounge and cocktail bar, while it's also an ideal touring centre. With Glencoe, serene lochs and the Western Isles on the doorstep, there's a myriad of sightseeing opportunities. And with coast and country walks, angling, sailing, diving, bird-watching and a whole host of other leisure pursuits at hand, you should never be at a loss for something to do.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I have just returned from a lovely weekend break at the hotel . We had a room on the front overlooking the bay, the views were fantastic. Everyone in the hotel is so kind and helpful and especially the restaurant manager and...More

Thank june r
Reviewed 1 week ago

My mum and I have just returned from a 4 night Turkey and Tinsel Shearings break. We arrived at the hotel at 6pm - 3 coaches arrived at the same time but we were dealt with very efficiently and quickly had our room keys. Our...More

Thank 191JenniferC
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed our holiday with Shearings coach tours x had a beautiful room facing the bay x hotel is slightly dated but spotlessly clean and tidy x staff went above and beyond to make you comfortable x food was excellent with lots of choices x...More

Thank Jo H
Response from Melise B, Manager at Bay Great Western HotelResponded yesterday

Hello Jo H, Thank You for your kind comments and please visit us again soon! Kind Regards, Melise

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent Golden Wedding celebrations in hotel this is where my wife and I met and worked 52 years ago. We had a wonderful time then and throughly enjoyed revisiting our youth. The management and staff were excellent in our treatment by them. They also found...More

Thank Roam65482546188
Response from Melise B, Manager at Bay Great Western HotelResponded yesterday

Hello Roam65482546188, I am pleased you chose to celebrate your Golden Wedding Anniversary with us. The staff will be happy to receive your kind comments and we hope you will come and visit us again soon. Kind Regards, Melise

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel staff were amazing and went out of their way to help and advise. Food was very good and in particular the dining room staff who from the Head Waiter downwards bent over backwards to ensure that our every needs were addressed-finally the entertainment was...More

Thank weesdaie12
Response from DarrenMoyle, General Manager at Bay Great Western HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear weesdaie12, Thank you for your kind comments. I will ensure that these are passed to the staff. Kind Regards Darren

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Brian O
6 October 2018|
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Response from Melise B | Property representative |
Hello Brian, Our entertainment is held in the same lounge as the restaurant and comfortably holds all residents with space left over for non-residents. We could hold around 150 guests.
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Sue H
2 October 2018|
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Response from Melise B | Property representative |
Hello, Room 102 is on the first floor, nearby the lift with a back view over adjacent properties. Kind Regards, Melise
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Sue H
1 June 2018|
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Hi Sue, Yes, room 100 and 102 are adjacent on the first floor main corridor. Kind regards, Melise
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"Sea rooms rooms on a lower floor"
191JenniferC
1 week ago
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"Rooms facing the front are larger with tremendous views"
507joh
1 week ago
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"Rooms were generally quiet and easily accessible"
weesdaie12
2 weeks ago
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"Have a sea view room."
rogersU8651LZ
3 weeks ago
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PRICE RANGE
US$74 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
great western obangreat western hotel obanhotel great western
LOCATION
United KingdomScotlandOban
NUMBER OF ROOMS
79
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