Thornloe Guest House


Albert Road, Oban, Argyll, PA34 5EJ

    Situated on the hill above the town enjoying sea views over the bay towards Mull, Thornloe B & B is a substantial Victorian house, 5 minutes walk from the town centre, yet in a quiet location.

    The bed and breakfast accommodation comprises 7 fully en-suite bedrooms (of which 4 have sea views).  Here at Thornloe we take pride in being environmentally friendly and use locally sourced produce wherever possible and, as such, are a  Gold member of the VisitScotland Green Tourism accreditation scheme. 

    Oban is located in an exceptionally beautiful part of Scotland and is an ideal base for visiting Mull, Iona, Staffa, Glencoe and the Western Isles.

    Other activities in the area include golf, sailing, walking, visiting castles and gardens, horse-riding, whisky-tasting, munro-bagging....the list is endless.

    Internet access is available for guests travelling with their own laptops/portable devices. All rooms have silent mini fridges and digital televisions with freeview. 

    If you are looking to research your family tree whilst here Valerie is more than happy to help with ideas of places to visit. Specific research on behalf of guests needs to be discussed in advance of your visit.

    Limited parking in car park at rear. Entry via Dalraich Road. Please do not use the Albert Lane in front of the house it is pedestrian access only.

    Sorry we do not accept pets or have ground floor rooms.

    Please note we do not accept children under 11. 

    Check-in is between 3pm and 7pm (after 7pm only by prior arrangement) Check out by 10 am



    4 Guest House
    Ancestral Welcome Green Tourism Gold Taste Our Best
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2016 Summer
    1 Jan 2015 - 31 Oct 2016
    1 Nov 2016 - 19 Dec 2016
    Christmas/New Year
    20 Dec 2016 - 31 Dec 2016

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    4 Poster Room- Sea View
    £105.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Double Room
    £90.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Double Room - Sea View ( Room 3)
    £95.00 per person per night (breakfast inc.)
    Single Room-Sea View
    £90.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Double Room with Sea View (Room 6)
    £95.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Double Suite Sea View
    £95.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Single Room En-Suite
    £45.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Twin Room
    £90.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop
    • Vegan Meals Available
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegetarian Food Available


    • No Smoking Permitted


    • Coastal Location
    • Sea/Loch View
    • Town Centre

    Special Requirements

    • Allergy Sufferers
    • Business Travellers
    • No Pets Allowed
    • Non smokers
    • Single Travellers


    • Fridge
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Payphones Available
    • Towels Provided

    Leisure Facilities

    • CD Player
    • Garden
    • Radio
    • TV In Room
    • Television
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • BACS
    • Debit Card
    • Delta Card
    • JCB Card
    • Maestro Card
    • Mastercard
    • VISA Card


    • Free Parking On-Site
    • Parking

    Road Directions

    On entering Oban take first turning on left signposted "Swimming Pool". Drive past swimming pool & bowling green both on your left and we are the last guest house on the opposite side.

    Whilst our postal address is Albert Lane the house is on the corner of Albert Lane, Albert Road & Dalriach Road. It can not be accessed by car via Albert Lane which is a footpath only and Albert Road is a one way street .The car park and back of the house is on Dalriach Road.

    If you use web directions such as muitimap or AA these direct you from Deanery Brae into Breadalbane Street then Albert Lane which is impossible unless on foot or bicycle. Just go straight ahead from Deanery Brae into Dalriach Road .

    Public Transport Directions

    Getting there by railway:- From Oban it is a 10 minute walk or a short taxi trip.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- From Glasgow Airport it is 2 hours drive along Loch Lomond, Tarbet, Crianlarich. Distance approximately 95 miles.

    Getting there by ferry:- From Oban Pier it is a 10 minute walk or a short taxi ride.

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