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    Kelvin Hotel

    Shore Street, Oban PA34 4LQ, Scotland
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    Traveller (42)
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    Overview
    • Excellent18%
    • Very good34%
    • Average22%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible16%
    Travellers talk about
    “train station” (13 reviews)
    “budget hotel” (4 reviews)
    “ferry port” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Bar/Lounge
    Pets Allowed
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
    1.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 206 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    This hotel was very central to local to shops and restaurants. Needs a bit of updating to rooms but very clean. Staff were friendly and we had a very nice night in the bar. Only a continental breakfast available but within walking distance to numerous...More

    Thank Karen L
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The hotel may be old and without a lift and has a noisy bar, but the room we had was spotlessly clean and quiet. The owners were welcoming and helpful. The location is excellent for the rail station and the ferry terminal.

    Thank Helia W
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This hotel met my requirements exactly. I was travelling to and from Mull via the ferry and arriving/departing Oban via the train. This hotel is perfectly situated within a 5 minute walk of both these terminals. I only needed a hotel for a bed overnight...More

    Thank AlaApl
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    My wife and I spent a couple of days at the kelvin hotel while in Oban, we found our room pleasant the bed was very comfortable and the staff were nice and easy to deal with. It's close to train station and ferry terminal and...More

    Thank dexwalker
    Reviewed 9 July 2017

    Horrified when we arrived at this hotel to note a very shabby run down room. The bedside electric light was dangerous with a loose electrical wire connection. The room needed decorating and was very hot but unable to open the window. We were due to...More

    Thank ginaandmike2017
    Corran House
    446 reviews
    #14 of 94 B&Bs / Inns in Oban
     
    The Palace Hotel
    119 reviews
    #83 of 94 B&Bs / Inns in Oban
     
    McCaig's Return Hotel & Bar
    68 reviews
    #19 of 19 Speciality lodging in Oban
     
    Royal Hotel
    961 reviews
    #8 of 13 hotels in Oban
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$85 - US$180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Argyll and Bute >
    • Oban
    • Also Known As
    • Kelvin Hotel Oban, Scotland
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    Bathroom (9)
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Questions & Answers
    Sarahloulou85
    18 June 2017|
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    Response from KelvinOban | Property representative |
    Hi You can leave your luggage in the Dining Room and collect it later on in the day after you get back from Mull.
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    650Mary
    3 March 2015|
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    Response from Barry N |
    I am staying here for work for 4 nights no clean towels untill 2nd night bedsheets haven't been changed and this is night 3 even got chocolate on top covers still not changed carpet not hovered looks like it's a case off... More
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    "Front rooms are a little noisy, but not unacceptably so."
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    "Room 3 at back of hotel, no view, but no noise or disturbance."
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    "Easy to find and within a couple of minutes walk to all local amenities which include food, rail and ferry."
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    "rooms at back quiet"
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