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Kelvin Hotel

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Portlethen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2013

Stayed at the Kelvin for 2 nights.....warm welcome, clean airy room, with plenty of tea/coffee available.....comfy bed....plenty of clean towels.....and loads of hot water. Very convenient for the train and ferry terminals and a short walk to town centre. Both bar and hotel staff very friendly....enjoyed our stay.....as others say carpet a bit worn and a lick of paint to...

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glasgow
Reviewed 17 October 2013

Had to stay in Oban for work purposes found the kelvin hotel online great bargain Friendly staff nice bar good value great breakfast Brilliant value for money couldn't fault it would stay again this time I might bring the wife

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 23 September 2013

Great little hotel well run by efficient staff. Room was great with a new bathroom attached. Sure the stair carpet is well worn but it is clean and you are not paying five star prices. Location is first clas with a five minute stroll to the city, ferries and railway. Nice little bar with plenty of games for that wet...

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Thank trustascot
Reviewed 7 September 2013

This delightful gem of a hotel is situated in the centre of Oban near all amenities. Warm welcome - quiet room - lots of hot water and towels - duvet and cotton sheets - freeview tele and wifi with password provided at no charge. Lots of tea and coffee. A beautiful cooked breakfast to order and limitless toast and drinks....

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Newry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2013

My first hotel on my tour of West Coast of Scotland.Staff friendly and efficient.The building fabric in poor state of repair - bathroom floor tiles broken and loose.Unable to open bathroom window.Corridor and stair carpet tread bear.Bedroom reasonable with good tea & coffee making facility.Bed clean,towels renewed daily.Had to boil kettle for hot water in w.h.b. Unable to have scrambled...

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1Thank Seamus C
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2013

Paying only $80 for a 3 bed family room we were really surprised to find the room a reasonable size with a clean modern bathroom. Sure the hotel is a bit tired but it is clean comfortable bed and a excellent cooked breakfast. The bar has a variety of games if the weather is poor and stays open until 11.30...

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Thank 82mary
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 1 September 2013

The kelvin is nothing fancy but it is clean, the hot water is plentiful, and the staff are very friendly. The location is convenient to the train station and the center of town. There was a bit of street noise on a saturday night but nothing that kept me up. The bar is cozy and has a very congenial resident...

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Thank jrc78
Stirling, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2013

Back to oban Wendy booked me into Kelvin again. £29 bed breakfast can't complain about this deal.I am in room 19 bit of touch up could be done as water must have came down from above, in section of room,the welcome that I got was Well so friendly,when I said been here a few times slap on shoulder and was...

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Thank Montgomery S
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 29 August 2013

Having travelled from Australia we arrived in Oban late July 2013. When I inquired of the woman who answered the door of the Kelvin Hotel as to whether she had any vacancies she said with intentional rudeness that they were fully booked and slammed the door in my face! Don't stay here there is plenty of excellent accommodation elsewhere in...

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5Thank Robert W
Stockport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2013

Stopped here for 2 nights and found the staff to be friendly and helpful throughout, the room well-sized, airy, and pleasantly furnished. Room and en-suite all clean and neat. Plenty of tea and coffee supplies, towels etc. Bed comfortable and the quiet road ensured a mostly peaceful night. Easy walking distance from town made it handy for enjoying the shops,...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the centre of Oban, ideal for Argyll and the Islands, this small Scottish hotel is one of the town's oldest buildings, with a lounge, small bar and views of the waterfront. A Grade B listed building, Kelvin Hotel has wonderful views over the water towards Mull and beyond. The hotel offers free parking at weekends, and is within easy reach of excellent transport links. The ferry terminal and the bus/train stations are all nearby. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kelvin Hotel

Address: Shore Street, Oban PA34 4LQ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban
Price Range: RM376 - RM823 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Kelvin Hotel 1*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Easy to find and within a couple of minutes walk to all local amenities which include food, rail and ferry.”
FilbertSept16, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“rooms at back quiet”
nippy64, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The family attic room was spacious, light and clean.”
hongkongzoe, 2 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Hopefully ask for room at front as back would be dull no view”
693maureens, 21 May 2016 | Read review
“Stay here only in a pinch!”
luvt0travelj, 14 Oct 2015 | Read review
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