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The Alexandra Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

First impressions were of a well trained staff who knew exactly what they must do with luggage, waiting at tables, cleaning rooms etc. The staff were always polite and cheerful. Their manageress Michaela is to be congratulated for the smooth running of the hotel. Every meal was well-presented and enjoyable. The location is excellent. Our room 302 was spacious and...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I cannot give a full review due to a accident on the second day to my partner which resulted in a 11 days in Hospital in The Royal Alexandra Hospital Paisley with a view of the Helicopter landing pad The rest of the stay i spent wandering around Oban buying presents for friends and eating crab sandwiches, The hotel Manager...

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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel was in great location. The staff were great nothing was too much trouble for them .The food was the best Iv ever had on a coach holiday like this. Frank the coach driver was brilliant driver and a joy to be with. I recommend this tour to any one fabulous week.

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Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just returned from a 6 day 5 night trip to The Alexandra Hotel, Oban. After reading some of the reviews I was very apprehensive about this trip. I personally thought it was marvellous. Yes it is regimented, yes you have to use hand sanitiser all time and yes you are a long time on the bus, but the system works...

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2Thank david b
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 April 2017

took a 5day/4night trip with highland heritage to this hotel in oban coach arrived on time and I was greeted by a very professional friendly driver (gavin) who was our driver for most of the day trips and our return journey arrived at hotel and settled in room and ready for evening meal (I was very supprised that it was...

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2Thank michaelstevenswf17
Dewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 April 2017

This was a short (5 day) break with Highland Heritage and from beginning to end I could not fault the friendliness and efficiency of the staff - particularly in the hotel, but also the coach driver (Gavin). Nothing was too much trouble for them and the meals were all tasty and quickly served, despite a very full dining room. It...

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3Thank dottyj2017
Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Just returned from a five day trip to the Alexander Hotel in Oban .The hotel and staff were very good nothing seemed too much trouble for them and we had a lovely room and we also saw some of the other rooms as our friends stayed there as well. We travelled with the Highland Heritage coach company and we had...

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2Thank kenny5539
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 April 2017

This is a very tired hotel and certainly does have the Scottish experience. I was expecting Scottish accents, Scottish décor and Scottish hospitality. During the day, you can't contact staff, bars are not open and if you need to phone for assistance during the night you will have to use your own phone as no phones in the room. No...

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1Thank Linc0lnYell0wBelly
Scotland
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

This is a strange review because it was actually my parents who stayed here, and they loved it, the food was great, the trips good value, and the entertainment was good. I was staying at another hotel a few doors down but was allowed to spend the evening with my parents, as they enjoyed the entertainment there. And were staying...

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High-Herit, Public Relations Manager at The Alexandra Hotel, responded to this review

Hi DavieboyScotland, glad your parents enjoyed the stay, we also offer private Apartments at the rear of the hotel (Alexandra Apartments) Thanks for taking time to review us, have a brilliant 2017 and hope to see you all back again soon!!! All the best from the HH Team

derbyshire
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed last week's turkey and tincel holiday .... the only downside was the bus driver we had was pretty flat .not sure why but when I came to ben doran in Sept he was a lot better with a Moor friendly approach which we enjoyed a lot.

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High-Herit, Public Relations Manager at The Alexandra Hotel, responded to this review

Hi 126cheryl126 Many thanks for the review, glad you had a great stay, please come back and visit us all again soon! All the best for 2017 - HH Team

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With return coach transport form your local pick up point, this hotel has been built on one of the finest locations in Scotland to take full advantage of the glories of Oban Bay, complete with outstanding views across to the Island of the Inner Hebrides. The site allows easy access to the town of Oban, and a superb walk along the coastal road to Ganavan beach. At the rear of the otel, there are seven Superior Rooms in the Alexandra Apartments, which are the largest in the company and suit those who come by car and need private parking. Free WIFI available in Quiet Room. Free WIFI available in Quiet Room. (Please note - our swimming pool is not in use currently). ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Alexandra Hotel

Address: Corran Esplanade, Oban PA34 5AA, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban
Number of rooms: 79
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The Alexandra Hotel Oban, Scotland
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Room 302 offered space and lovely views.”
jeannie717, 20 May 2017 | Read review
“Avoid room 35 needs updating”
michaelmT8583XU, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“the sea view is stunning”
michaelstevenswf17, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“It's worth paying a little extra for a sea view room.”
dottyj2017, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Sea views are worth the extra”
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bryanm141, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
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