Esplanade Hotel Dunoon

Dunoon, Dunoon, United Kingdom, PA237HU  show map
 3 stars
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Esplanade Hotel Dunoon

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator
Meeting facilities

Catering service

Overview

Surrounded by a castle and a museum, Esplanade Hotel Dunoon offers 59 guestrooms featuring a stunning view. This excellent hotel was opened in 1945 and renovated in 2012.

A short distance to a ferry port enables you to get to Lyle Hill and Loch Katrine in no time. Dunoon city center is 4 km away.

The hotel is easy access to the private beach in Dunoon.

Guests can reach Esplanade Hotel Dunoon by car from Glasgow International airport in 40 minutes.

Rooms

There are individual rooms with free Wi-Fi, heating, television, coffee/tea makers and an iron with ironing board provided for travelers staying in Dunoon. The guestrooms look out on the sea. Guests can make use of a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is offered in the restaurant every morning. Offering various dining options, The Yachtsman and The Braes are about 5-minute walk away.

Services

Aside from free self parking, a luggage storage and a lift, guests can make use of 24-hour room service, newspaper service and wake up service.

Relax

Guests can choose from cycling and golf available on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of rooms:   59.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Free on-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Front desk
  • No pets allowed
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Wedding services
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room view

  • Sea view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11.30 am FREE

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Dunoon, Dunoon, United Kingdom, PA237HU

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City Center
  • Dunoon
    2.1 mi
Airports
Restaurants
  • The Yachtsman (cuisine: British)
    100 ft
  • The Braes (cuisine: Scottish)
    1000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11.30 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    59

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Rooms and availability

Standard Twin Room
  • Room size:

    130 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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Standard Family Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Esplanade Hotel Dunoon Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Picture It400 ft
  • Juno Design Gallery1700 ft
  • On-Line Art Gallery2.2 mi
  • Atelier 232.5 mi

Popular areas

  • City Center2.0 mi

Amusement

  • Dunoon Beach400 ft
  • Taylors Amusement Centre1000 ft
  • Studio A1700 ft

Museums

  • Castle House Museum700 ft

Parks

  • Benmore Botanic Garden6.0 mi

Local attractions

  • Lunderston Bay3.3 mi
    Cloch Road, Gourock
  • Younger 6.0 mi
    Cowal Peninsula, Dunoon
  • Hill House9.2 mi
    Upper Colquhoun Street, Helensburgh
  • Puck's Glenn5.1 mi
    opp benmore gardens, Dunoon
  • Ardencraig Gardens8.2 mi
    Ardencraig Lane, High Craigmore, Rothesay

Near the hotel

  • Castle House Museum1100 ft
    Castle Gardens, Dunoon

    Restaurants nearby

    • The Yachtsman100 ft

      Address: Victoria Parade
      Phone: 01369 704428

      53% likes this, based on 30 reviews
      Cuisine: British

    • la belana1000 ft

      Address: hillfoot street

      63% likes this, based on 19 reviews
      Cuisine: English

    • Rock Cafe1000 ft

      Address: Pier Esplanade

      65% likes this, based on 14 reviews

    • The Braes1000 ft

      Address: 1 School Brae
      Phone: +441369701213

      68% likes this, based on 231 reviews
      Cuisine: Scottish
      Price Range: USD 6 - USD 61

    • Anselmo's1000 ft

      Address: 36 Hillfoot Street

      92% likes this, based on 8 reviews

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11.30 am
    • Year renovated:
      2012
    • Number of rooms:
      59

    Hotel Awards

    UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedDunoonEsplanade Hotel Dunoon

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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    Esplanade Hotel Dunoon Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Esplanade Hotel Dunoon

    Average guest rating

    7.8out of 10
    Fabulous
    Based on 23 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Older travelers
      7.8

      The room was a good size (rm 25), spotlessly clean and had a seaview (albeit a small window). The staff were all very friendly and the breakfast was excellent and made to order.

      A bit disappointed that there was no entertainment on the Saturday night, but as it's only the start of the season, maybe this is to be expected. The drinks were a bit on the expensive side, but it's a hotel and probably to be expected. The seating for breakfast was a bit cramped, although again we had a great seaview which kind of compensated.

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      The staff of this hotel were very helpful and always pleasant. We had a very enjoyable stay and would visit again.

    • Older travelers
      5.8

      Sea views

      Don't pay full rate. Dunoon itself is tired as is this hotel. Felt more like a care home. Very restricted meal plans . You have been warned!

    • Group of friends
      6.6

      Room was modern and comfortable.

      Parking was limited with a coach parked behiind cars. Hotel is geared for coach parties, rather than independent travellers.

    • Group of friends
      7.8

      The staff were very helpful and curteous at all times. Breakfast was good and the choice was excellent. The room I stayed in was a sea view and was very comfortable and clean.

      The only point I would make is that my brother has walking difficulties and there are stairs everywhere. When we arrived for breakfast he had to walk upstairs to the balcony area for breakfast as the other tables on the ground floor were seemingly preserved but no one used these tables while we were at breakfast. I did e-mail the hotel to request a ground floor room but they were full when we arrived. We were taken in the lift to the 1st floor and taken to our room which was accessed by stairs going down until we reached our room. If I had been travelling on my own it would have been perfect but my brother uses a walking stick and finds stairs quite difficult. The hotel on the whole was very nice and the view was excellent.

    • Older travelers
      7.0

      Lovely position with great sea views, short five min walk to town, the service of the rooms was very good. Considering the price we paid, it was very good.

      Didn't like that the hotel was very much geared towards overnight coach trips who received preference. Didn't like that you are given your own table for breakfast and then it is continually changed to suit coach guests without you being informed, you are left in the breakfast room without a table and feeling embarrassed. Breakfast is not made to order, only scrambled or poached eggs are made to order.

    • Older travelers
      7.8

      The location situated on the promenade but also close to the town.

    • Single
      7.4

      The staff are all friendly and helpful.

      Seems to cater for by people on coach holidays.

    • Single
      5.0

      I was very disappointed with my stay. 1. Bed Counterpane was soiled 2. Wallpaper peeling at radiator. 3. Dressing table unit badly stained 4. Breakfast was disgusting - I had scrambled eggs which were inedible and the following morning full English which looked as though it had been cooked the previous night and reheated. - I complained about this - 5. Spoke with another resident who said the hotel had gone downhill due to new ownership

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      A nice clean, friendly hotel situated on the water's edge and within easy walking distance to the shops and town.

    • Older travelers
      4.2

      The view is stunning but it was a very good day. The room was pathetic (No. 27). If they charged the full price I would sue them. The breakfast was not bad.

    • Family with children
      6.2

      Very nice location with good views from the garden/dining room.

      View from bedroom 28 not good. Breakfast could have been better for the money paid.

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      food excellent mary breakfast waitress a gem sea view rooms ideal

      limted parking tinned tomatoes served with breakfast ugh

    • Older travelers
      9.6

      seaviews and comfortable beds,excellent friendly staff

    • Older travelers
      7.8

      helpfulness of staff s paciousness of room and lovely view lovely meal in the evening

      difficult approach missed it twice could be own fault !! Too many stairs my wife missed her footing and hit her head but staff were very helpful

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Esplanade Hotel Dunoon Dunoon location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Dunoon, Dunoon, United Kingdom, PA237HU

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Dunoon
      2.1 mi
    Airports
    Restaurants
    • The Yachtsman (cuisine: British)
      100 ft
    • The Braes (cuisine: Scottish)
      1000 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11.30 am
    • Year renovated:
      2012
    • Number of rooms:
      59

    Hotel Awards

    UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedDunoonEsplanade Hotel Dunoon

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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