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Royal Hotel

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Argyll Square, Oban PA34 4BE Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Stayed here for a night. We booked a family room, and the lock on the allotted room was malfunctioning; the alternate room we got was really nice -- spacious and with a good view. The hotel has parking, but it can get full; we were...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Second visit to Royal and excellent stay, check in quick and very freindly, given room 209 and honestly didn't realise the hotel had rooms like this, massive, spotless, terrific layout and again bathroom you could fit another bed into. On entering room was roasting, it...More

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Response from John H, Manager at Royal HotelResponded 14 July 2018

Dear Derek. Thank you for your review of your recent stay with us here at the Royal Hotel. I'm delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us at the Royal hotel. As its a very old building and normally in Scotland we don't...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped up to Oban to collect a motorbike and stayed here. My en suite room was compact and clean with a comfy bed. The window was open so not to stuffy and a view of the square and harbour. Excellent buffet breakfast, friendly staff, I'll...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last minute booking.. very nice clean and luxurious.. great price and fantastic breakfast.. helpful staff.. after leaving I realised I’d left a bracelet.. I phoned and they posted it to my house address

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited at the beginning of November, and were taken by the war and friendly staff, our welcome and afterwards our treatment were first class. The food at the hotel is very good,with something for everyone.The location of the hotel is very central and is...More

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Description
Royal Hotel is located in the heart of Oban town on the western coast of Scotland. Enjoy the very best of Scottish hospitality at this 3-star hotel that first opened its doors in 1895. Rooms at this hotel feature More television, tea/coffee makers, large windows and high ceilings, private bathrooms, complimentary toiletries, hairdryers, and climate control. The traditional decor is complemented by the tartan furnishings. There is Free WiFi in public areas, in Superior Rooms, or in all rooms if you book direct with the hotel. Porter, luggage storage and tours/ticket assistance services are provided and there is a very small car park to the rear of the hotel. The hotel’s 170-seater restaurant serves a great selection of Scottish cuisine that you can savour for breakfast, lunch, high tea and dinner. Relax in the bar and/or lounge over drinks and Scottish malts in the company of friends beside the open fire. Close to Royal Hotel are a handful of attractions including the iconic McCaig’s Tower, Oban Distillery, Glencruitten Golf Course, the House at Dunollie, and the Glorious Gardens of Argyll. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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GreenLeaders Gold level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
91
Price range
US$ 71 - US$ 196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Royal Hotel Oban, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
91
Price range
US$ 71 - US$ 196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Royal Hotel Oban, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban
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Room & Suite (126)
Dining (21)
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Jinty478
30 October 2018|
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Response from Margaret B | Reviewed this property |
Their is a lift and rooms start on the first floor
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ronald1943day
27 September 2018|
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very good both continental and full scottish buffet style also kippers at an extra charge of £3.
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Room Tips
"Our room was on 4th floor and was small and dark."
DoriWoodger
3 weeks ago
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"A room away from the pub."
wells201
29 Sep 2018
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"Does allow pets but a charge"
DonnaD991
9 Sep 2018
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"Rooms to the front offer beautiful views over Oban bay."
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28 Aug 2018
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