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Hawthornbank Guest House

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“four poster bed”(19 reviews)
“victorian room”(8 reviews)
“guest house”(26 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Accessible rooms
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

Hawthornbank was more than we expected. The rooms were beautifully decorated and when you open the door to your room there's a definite WOW factor. Ask for an ocean view room as the view of Oban, the water, and the islands are just spectacular. We...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2017

This was our first visit to Oban and we were very lucky to find such a comfortable, centrally located place to stay. Large hotel chains often come up blank when asked for a double room and a twin next to each other, but this independent...More

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Response from ian c, Owner at Hawthornbank Guest HouseResponded 8 May 2017

Thanks for your review and we're glad you enjoyed your first visit to Oban and Hawthornbank.

Reviewed 21 September 2017

We stayed 2 nights at this guest house. Our room, the Victoria Room, was large, comfortable and had excellent views over the bay. We did not find it difficult walking down the slope in to town; in five minutes we were in the centre of...More

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Response from ian c, Owner at Hawthornbank Guest HouseResponded 29 September 2017

Thanks for taking the time to give your opinion about Hawthornbank. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 21 September 2017

Stayed for 4 nights in September in this lovely B&B which we used as a base to get over to Mull and explore the Oban area. Had a wonderful stay and one of the best mattresses ever! There was a really warm welcome on arrival...More

Thank RichB53
Response from ian c, Owner at Hawthornbank Guest HouseResponded 29 September 2017

Glad you had a great stay in Oban. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 3 September 2017

We really loved Hawthornbank. Of all the hotels and B&Bs at which we stayed in Scotland over a 2-week period, this was our favorite room. When we stepped into our room, I was taken aback by how nice it was. The bedspread and drapes were...More

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Response from ian c, Owner at Hawthornbank Guest HouseResponded 4 September 2017

Thanks for your review. Hope to see you again.

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
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US$89 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$89 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Amanda B
10 September 2015|
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Response from ian c | Property representative |
Thanks for your question. We are the new owners (since September 2016). We hope you enjoyed your stay and we'll endeavour to answer all questions quickly. -Ian & Jermi
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William M
6 March 2015|
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Response from hawthornbank-oban | Property representative |
Hello Bill, Don't worry - I am also new using this format. I do have availability but think it would be best if we made arrangements privately. I am afraid I am not permitted to provide my e-mail address in my reply but you... More
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William M
6 March 2015|
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Response from ian c | Property representative |
Hi, We have a twin room on the second floor. It might be a bit too far to walk for your dad, depending on his mobility. Hope that answers your question. Morven sold the guest house in September 2016 - Ian
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"Front for the views!"
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"Stunning views overlooking the bay, victorian styled rooms"
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"Great sea views and very clean room."
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"Ask for the big room up front with the huge window!"
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