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Lanarkshire, Scotland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Went here with a tour company for an overnight with sis and Mum.Yes rooms are dated and needing a refurb but bed was clean and comfy shower fine and for what we paid was great value.Evening meal included was tasty as was breakfast.The staff were very helpful and efficient. Nothing too much trouble. We enjoyed our stay very much.

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Stirling, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel is tired and dated, Entertainment Scottish music fantastic. (were a bit tipsy at the time) the size of the lift that got you there (small, I mean, six person max it said, 3 was the max you could imagine) Evening meal in the hotel was very good, and the service was great, 3 courses. Staff were friendly, and...

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Ely, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Booked this with holiday vouchers at what was an Over-The-Top price. Paid £120 for 2 nights B&B but was quoted £35 when I inquired about an extra night. Surely for that price a sea view was in order. First the bad, bedrooms need attention, mildew, dirty carpet, damaged and dirty window frames, television faulty and awful view of passageway and...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The location and price of this hotel were brilliant. Right on the waterfront with lovely views. My room, unfortunately looked over a building site but this didn't really bother me too much. I could however, hear people constantly talking in the hallway during the night which did disturb me, as well as banging doors. Breakfast.... I'm still a bit confused...

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Tommy S, Manager at Regent Hotel, responded to this review

I was very concerned to have received your comments and would like to offer my genuine apologies to you for such a disappointing stay. Regarding the Breakfast. the Price Brackets are regarding A.LA Carte Breakfast options. B&B Guests are intitled to the continental breakfast and a full cooked Scottish Breakfast. the other Products that you saw would of been our...

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a coach holiday with travelstyle to the regent hotel in Oban. My daughter and I had a twin room and we were very pleased as it had a sea view. The room had been refurbished and it was very clean> The pillows were nice and soft and bouncy. The staff were really nice and the food was good too....

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Tommy S, Manager at Regent Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave your comments on trip advisor. Thank you for such a kind review, we are very happy that you found your stay so enjoyable and we look forward to welcoming you all back in the not to distant future. Thank you again Regent Hotel management and on behalf of the entire team at...

Glenrothes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my wife booked a couple of days away here in late October. From the outside very dated looking hotel. Inside was dated but looked better and cleaner than the outside. Staff were friendly enough didn't really tell us where to go for our room so had to just explore but it's not that complicated to find. Bed rooms...

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Tommy S, Manager at Regent Hotel, responded to this review

I was concerned to read that you had several issues with your room that you were allocated. I would also like to apologise for the mattress that you had , we are very aware that the guest preference on mattress vary from very soft to very hard and for this reason we do keep additional spare mattresses so they can...

Grantham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is in a fantastic location near the shops and only a short walk from the railway station. We had two rooms, both with sea views and they were warm, clean and comfortable, The breakfast was excellent, as was the service. We enjoyed our stay at the Regent and will definitely book again when we return to Oban.

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Tommy S, Manager at Regent Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave your comments on trip advisor. Thank you for such a kind review, we are very happy that you found your stay so enjoyable and we look forward to welcoming you all back in the not to distant future. Thank you again Regent Hotel management and on behalf of the entire team at...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice hotel, beautiful view from the bedroom, great receptionist, room with everything you need..great breakfast..cheap parking in front of hotel, very close to center of town..I am coming again! :)

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Tommy S, Manager at Regent Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave your comments on trip advisor. Thank you for such a kind review, we are very happy that you found your stay so enjoyable and we look forward to welcoming you all back in the not to distant future. Thank you again Regent Hotel management and on behalf of the entire team at...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room was clean, warm and the bed was very comfortable. Room 104 - the view was out towards a building site, but it was good to see that the area is being done up. Would certainly come back to this hotel.

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Tommy S, Manager at Regent Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave your comments on trip advisor. Thank you for such a kind review, we are very happy that you found your stay so enjoyable and we look forward to welcoming you all back in the not to distant future. Thank you again Regent Hotel management and on behalf of the entire team at...

Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is tired and dated, and the interior very "brown" in decor! My wife & I booked a double room, but were allocated a twin room with no prospect of change. The room was very basic, hostel like. However the view from the 5th floor room was spectacular! as was the size of the lift that got you there...

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Tommy S, Manager at Regent Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave your comments on trip advisor. Thank you for such a kind review, we are very happy that you found your stay so enjoyable and we look forward to welcoming you all back in the not to distant future. Thank you again Regent Hotel management and on behalf of the entire team at...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An Art Deco hotel, The Regent is located on the Esplanade of Oban, opposite the pier. Just a few minutes walk from the town centre, the dramatic views across the sea to the distant islands will captivate guests upon arrival. The restaurant offers a choice of table d’hote or à la carte menus both of which utilise the best of local produce and our bedrooms offer magnificent views across Oban Bay. Local attractions in the area include visits to the sacred isle of Iona, trips to Mull and the opportunity to take a boat ride to the local seal colony, making the hotel ideal for your leisure break. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Regent Hotel

Address: Corran Esplanade, Oban PA34 5PZ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban
Price Range: $38 - $188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Regent Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 82
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Regent Hotel Oban, Scotland
Regent Oban
Oban Regent
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“Get a sea view, definitely not 103.”
 of 5 bubbles fordhamfrank, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“ask for a room at the front.for a fantastic view”
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“You can have a sea view or a nice room, but not both.”
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“Ask for sea view”
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“Ask for a room with a view and watch the sun come up. Beautiful”
 of 5 bubbles carolangiolini, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
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