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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stopped off at The Oyster Inn for a drink or two on our overnight stay to Connel Ferry and we're delighted with what we found. The bar is really warm and welcoming, very traditionally Scottish with its old stone walls, wooden booths and log fire. There's a great range of drinks on offer from the bar in particular their...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed at the Oyster Inn 10-12th Feb after it was recommended to us by our parents who stayed over Hogmanay. What a fantastic place! Location is idyllic with gorgeous views out across the water, the Connel Bridge and the Falls of Lora. The staff were friendly and extremely helpful and the food at the bar and breakfast was delicious!!...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

My partner and I stayed for one night, just a little well deserved get away. I didn't fancy the formality of a hotel and having eaten at the Glue Pot a few years ago i remembered this little Inn and booked for a night. The Inn is cosy and informal, the staff were attentive and friendly. Roaring fire, cosy and...

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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently stayed here for a business trip and thoroughly enjoyed it, the room was well decorated, the bed comfortable and the shower great. We ate in The Glue Pot as the restaurant was closed for the winter season and I was not disappointed. I had the seafood linguine which was superb and all of my colleagues were also suitably...

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Bolton , Lancashire
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We were travelling to stay with friends for Hogmanay . In view of the inclement weather we decided to set off a day early and split our journey . Arriving at the Oyster Inn at 3pm we were delighted that there was indeed room at the inn . The bedroom was a bit cold at first but David Hannah ,...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 January 2017

This was our first visit to the area and we spent two nights at The Oyster Inn. Excellent location with views over the bay to Lismore & Mull. The rooms were well appointed, fresh and very clean. The menu was quite extensive and offered great seafood, fish, meat and vegetarian dishes. The quality of the food we had was excellent...

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Saltcoats, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Stopped in for a cosy evening meal - we both opted for the steak pie which was over generous in size and a wee bit off putting, had a look around at other dishes coming out and they are all mega mega!

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Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

We visited on Wednesday night very busy bustling pub. Had delicious deep fried oysters and great salmon it was a real treat. It has a great menu for all tastes but fish lovers will be in their element with all the fresh fish dishes.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 November 2016

I spent a night here with friends while on a trip to see the highlands. The cost was higher than I usually like to spend, but I loved it. My friends and I chose the hotel because we love food and it has a great reputation at various food and drink-oriented websites. The food really was excellent--simple, but so good....

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Reviewed 21 October 2016

Stayed here for a night October 2016. The staff were friendly and helpful. The room was large, clean and airy and the towels in the bathroom smelled clean rather than overheated in a tumble dryer. Has to be said, the mattress was one of the best hotel mattresses I've slept on, I think ever! The restaurant was closed as it's...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Oyster Inn

Address: By Oban, Connel, Oban PA37 1PJ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban > Connel
Price Range: $153 - $228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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Oyster Hotel Connel
Oyster Inn Scotland/Oban - Connel
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“We were in " Highland Park ". This was a spacious and comfortable room and we were not disturbed by other guests .”
 of 5 bubbles Climber52, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The rooms at the back are probably quieter because of people leaving the bar and doing deliveries at the front.”
 of 5 bubbles bzz77, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Didn't notice a lift to the upper floor, so check first if a lift is an necessity.”
 of 5 bubbles amandahT4626YK, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“the Etive room is perfect, but no sea view, which is available in the common living room next door.”
 of 5 bubbles SergioF559, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Did not stay in hotel”
 of 5 bubbles JonathanEvans, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
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