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    The Ranald Hotel

    41 Stevenson Street, Oban PA34 5NA, Scotland
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    • Excellent55%
    • Very good30%
    • Average11%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “baked eggs” (215 reviews)
    “no lift” (82 reviews)
    “compact room” (17 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Bar/Lounge
    Free Parking
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    71 - 75 of 765 reviews

    Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

    We slept great here. The beds are all doubles but very comfy. The room we had was tight but had everything we needed. Breakfast had very fresh fruit and croissants; wonderful, French Pressed coffee; and the most lovely egg soufflé. Staff were friendly. I think...More

    Thank Belizeinit
    Response from Nicole C, Manager at The Ranald HotelResponded 4 November 2016

    Thank you for your review of The Ranald Hotel. We appreciate all feedback from guests as it helps us to improve day by day. I'm pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. It's great to hear how well you slept with us and how enjoyable...More

    Reviewed 7 October 2016

    The Ranald is just behind the promenade in Oban. It seems to be a contemporary modern establishment, which is fine. Our room was on the top floor and there's no lift the staff will bring bags up for you which is good as I'm 57...More

    Thank Deborah S
    Response from Nicole C, Manager at The Ranald HotelResponded 4 November 2016

    Thank you for your review of The Ranald Hotel. We appreciate all feedback from guests as it helps us to improve day by day. I'm pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We do not serve a full scottish breakfast, however with our limited kitchen...More

    Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

    Based on previous reviews, I guess I expected something cool and nicely decorated. I was pretty disappointed. The restaurant / reception room in the front of the hotel was very cute, but the rest of the hotel kind of felt like a hostel. It was...More

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    Response from Nicole C, Manager at The Ranald HotelResponded 4 November 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to review The Ranald hotel. I'm sorry you felt disappointed by the hotels decor and the rooms were not clean enough. Our staff would have been more than happy to assist your needs had you voiced them while staying...More

    Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

    This hotel was a disaster from the moment we set foot in the door. We arrived half an hour before check-in and found the elevator and public bathroom nonfunctional and no rooms yet available. We returned a couple hours later to check in and found...More

    2  Thank Laura57279
    Response from Nicole C, Manager at The Ranald HotelResponded 8 October 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to review The Ranald Hotel. I offer my apologies for the smell of smoke in your room. We have had the room fully deep cleaned and we are continually deep cleaning all fabric in the room as smoke can...More

    Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

    Loved my stay in the Ranald. Rooms were clean & modern, mine was slightly on the small side but they might not all be like that. At breakfast I had their specialty baked eggs which were fab. Service was great & Id stay here again....More

    Thank Ashash4
    Response from Nicole C, Manager at The Ranald HotelResponded 8 October 2016

    Thank you for your review. We appreciate all feedback from our guests. I'm pleased you enjoyed your stay with us! Please don't hesitate to book with us again. I will pass these comments onto our team. Thanks again.

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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$ 90 - US$ 192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Oban
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    • Scotland >
    • Argyll and Bute >
    • Oban
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    • The Ranald Hotel Oban, Scotland
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    scchisolm
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    Response from Steven S | Reviewed this property |
    Believe not, so bring your own
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    15 November 2015|
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    Response from Hayley K | Property representative |
    Unfortunately we don't have a car park at The Ranald Hotel, we are on a side street so on street parking is available which is free between 6pm and 9am. There is however a free car park which is only 5 minutes walk away. If... More
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    "Ask for a room on level one."
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