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Ulva Villa Guest House

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Morpeth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Arrived after long drive and we're greeted by the owner, shown round and all going well until we got the dog out of the car. On seeing the dog her attitude changed to being unpleasant and then told us the dog couldn't play in the cottage garden despite advertising as being pet friendly, one of the main reasons we booked...

Thank Grahamch9
Sydney, Canada
Reviewed 4 December 2016

I arrived in the town of Oban late in the evening but had enough time to explore the little town and spend some time at my bed and breakfast, Ulva Villa. The only thing I didn't like about this place was it was right on the road and as soon as walk out the door, you walk right into traffic...

Thank Andrea_mace
Cary, North Carolina
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here during a five day tour of the Highlands and stayed here the night before we crossed by Ferry over to the Isle of Skye. This was the first B&B I had stayed in during my trip to Scotland. Our room was spotless, the beds comfortable, and the breakfast prepared in the morning was delicious....

Thank HobartRocksHard
Kinlough, Ireland
Reviewed 15 September 2016

what a great place to stay,lovely quiet room,great beds had a great nights sleep,then down to the best breakfasts I have had in Scotland,have been here before and will be back again.got to be the best priced bed and breakfast in oban.

Thank michael f
Rochdale, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

On arrival we were welcomed by the owners who showed us directly to our door..the room had an ensuite and very clean and homely..the gentleman owner went online and booked us a reservation at a very busy and popular restaurant called the waterfront fishouse which was really nice. The following morning we had a lovely cooked breakfast and would definately...

1Thank aquage
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Small room and very small ensuite. Breakfast cooked well and choices available. Although situated in a very old property it was very clean and comfortable and well situated. Ideal place to stay if going to Mull and Iona but don't expect a view as situated on a main road in Oban Hosts helpful with local information which is very handy.

1Thank Sandy M
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

This was our first visit to Oban,we stayed for one night at the Ulva Villa with plenty of parking space,we had a lovely warm welcome from Martha who recommended some restaurants and showed us a short cut into town which is only a few minutes walk away,the room was clean and tidy but on the small size ok for one...

Thank blott
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Good place to stay on walking distance from Town Centre. We had some problem to find it because our travel agency had described it to be across a Shell petrol station, but in meantime this petrol station had changed in ownership....So driving south out of City Centre it is within 1 kilometer,on the righthand side of road across the 2nd...

Thank nicolasHolland
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 27 September 2015

When we arrived at Ulva having driven from Carlisle we were devastated to find that the voucher group had not sent them confirmation of our booking. Martha and her husband pulled out all the stops to help us and in the end for the first night we were in the garden room and the following 2 used their families bungalow....

Thank Lorraine H
South Lanarkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2015

Did not get a chance to stay at this accomodation which we pre-booked and paid a deposit for as they had given our room away to another guest before we arrived.Wrote the following letter but got no reply "After you gave our room away (which was a shock to our system) we proceded down to the golden mile as suggested...

Thank Linda S
MBG1946, Owner at Ulva Villa Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Linda S, I was most sorry to read your recent review of Ulva Villa. I appreciate that your ordeal must have been most upsetting for you. However, you will appreciate, that, as a business, we must make decisions based on the information available to us. The information you gave us, as per your email earlier in the day, was...

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Additional Information about Ulva Villa Guest House

Address: Ulva Villa Soroba Road, Oban PA34 4JF, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban
Hotel Class:3 star — Ulva Villa Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 2
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“great place go fof it.”
850michaelf, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The Garden room is probably best, because there is a very busy road in front of B&B”
nicolasHolland, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from the main road.”
ljmr, 1 Aug 2013 | Read review
“Request the Garden Room- is very private and quiet.”
Susan121_12, 29 May 2013 | Read review
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