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    Royal Hotel

    Argyll Square, Oban PA34 4BE, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent21%
    • Very good32%
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    “buffet style” (26 reviews)
    “lounge bar” (21 reviews)
    “single room” (32 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    1 - 5 of 913 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Easy to find in the town centre, to lay-bys outside the hotel but the hotel don't want you to park there. I did as it has no signage. Got a tiny room with a tiny bed with horrible bed linen. A bath shower with plenty...More

    1  Thank Ennapatel
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 14 November 2016

    stayed for one night with my wife to celebrate our anniversary. On arrival at this very old but very nice hotel with loads of charm we were booked in by a very friendly female member of staff who managed to give us an upgrade to...More

    5  Thank james c
    Response from Steven R, General Manager at Royal HotelResponded 19 November 2016

    Hi James Thank you for your brilliant review. I am glad that you had such a memorable stay with us. I have passed your comments on to Jo at Reception and also to the Food and Beverage staff. I hope to see you all return...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    This is perhaps one of the worst hotels I have ever stayed in. The room was shoebox sized and just so filthy - there were hairs on the floor and table, the blinds were black and falling off the runner, the window was propped open...More

    1  Thank maee
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This hotel is centrally located. Since I did not know Oban well this, plus a good deal, were my main reasons for choosing it. I did not however expect that other aspects would be so bad. First, the good points. The staff that I dealt...More

    1  Thank Ron L
    Response from Steven R, Area Manager at Royal HotelResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Ron Thank you for your review of your recent stay with us. We appreciate you taking the time to provide us with your feedback and I will pass on the positives to the staff both front of house and back. I would like it...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Great value for money .... a lunch menu 2 for £14 before drinks .... fresh , tasty & great staff ! Been twice in 1 week & will go again ..great value for money .food hot tasty & fresh . Great lasagne & fish was...More

    1  Thank Beth M
    Oban Bay Hotel
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$85 - US$233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Green Hotel in Oban
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 91
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    • Scotland >
    • Argyll and Bute >
    • Oban
    • Also Known As
    • Royal Hotel Oban, Scotland
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    charlieshearer1961
    12 April 2017|
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    Response from Margaret R | Reviewed this property |
    Not to my knowledge
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    zeplady
    27 March 2017|
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    Response from Steven R | Property representative |
    Hi, Yes we do have hairdryers in our rooms.
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    Ann L
    19 February 2017|
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    Response from Fiona S | Reviewed this property |
    We was on the second floor, but didn't have a sea view just could see the streets around the hotel. The room was spacious and the en suite was massive. Great room even though you couldn't see the water. Hope this helps.
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