Esplanade Hotel, Dunoon

Dunoon, Dunoon & Helensburgh
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VisitScotland 3 stars
"Great break really nice old and grand hotel views out over the sea which was really wild b..."

Top Deals at Esplanade Hotel, Dunoon

Late Deal

A bottle of wine in your room on arrival


Dinner, Bed and Breakfast

Breakfast & Dinner

from £69.00

Wine and Dine

A bottle of wine


Dinner On One Night

Breakfast and dinner on one evening


Anytime Bed and Breakfast


from £27.50

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Why stay at Esplanade Hotel, Dunoon?

Situated on the West Bay Promenade in Dunoon, the Esplanade Hotel has a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Ideally placed for exploring the west coast, there is plenty to do in the area including quad biking or cruising on the River Clyde. Younger Botanic Garden and the Castle House Museum are also nearby. If you are interested in wildlife, visit the Cowal Bird Garden you will see farmyard animals and goats as well as a fantastic collection of birds including parrots and owls. After a busy day exploring, enjoy traditional Scottish fare in the hotel’s restaurant before retiring to one of the 59 bedrooms, all designed with comfort in mind. The entertainment weekends at the Esplanade are extremely popular with customers. Whether you want to relive the Hollywood glitz and glamour of the 50s with a Rat Pack Tribute, or want to have the time of your life at a Dirty Dancing Tribute, there is something for everyone at the Esplanade Hotel.


  • Entertainment most evenings
  • Ideally situated for exploring the west coast


  • Castle House Museum
  • Learn about the history of Cowal and explore the museum’s beautiful gardens
  • Hill walking
  • There is plenty of choice when it comes to hill walking in Cowal, including the Arrochar Alps, Lock Eck Hills or Lochgoilhead.
  • PS Waverely
  • Step aboard the last seagoing paddle steamer and take in the sights of the Cowal Peninsula
  • Quadmania
  • Try out quadbiking, archery and clay pigeon shooting at this outdoor activity centre.


  • Check in:3pm
  • Check out: 10am
  • On site parking
  • Guide dogs only
  • Guest lift
  • Ground floor rooms available on request


  • Restaurant
  • Bar


  • Tea/coffee making facilities
  • TV
  • Hairdryer
  • En suite facilities


  • 1.3 miles from Dunoon ferry terminal
  • Adjacent to bus stop

Customer Reviews

Rated 5 out of 5.
Great break really nice old and grand hotel views out over the sea which was really wild but the hotel was warm and welcoming would go again...
Rated 2 out of 5.
We are currently staying in this hotel for three nights, this being the first day. We just had dinner and want to write a review straight away. We are staying with easy-breaks but have a upgraded room as I wanted to surprise my wife. Lets start with the room, although the room is, and has a nice bathroom, the cheap carpet lets it down, as well as the dated and old furniture, but very bad value for money considering what I had to pay for the upgrade, this is the only reason this hotel gets mor......
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