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Royal Hotel

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Argyll Square, Oban PA34 4BE Scotland See on map
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
2 Star accommodation
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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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Free Internet
Free Parking
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$94 - US$301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Royal Hotel Oban, Scotland
United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night with a group of biking pals on 7th Sept.We had just ridden about 245 miles through stunning surroundings and we were glad to get a well earned rest. We had a very pleasant stay with off street parking for our...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 4 days ago

Stayed for one night, Had a single room which, on entering, smelled a bit damp. Noticed eventually that the window was locked shut (due to safety a notice said?) and as the bathroom fan didn't work it didn't take long for the room to steam...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I booked this hotel via booking dot com but, for some reason or another, managed to get the date wrong. This meant that, when we arrived, we were not booked in for that night. Unfortunately, the hotel was full and so they had no room...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Basic room and amenities. Nothing fancy and no frills. Clean room. We had a very short there so don’t have tons of feedback. Parked around the corner. Very convenient location to get around town though.More

Thank JeffnLiz V
Response from John H, Manager at Royal HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sir/Madam Thank you very much for taking the time to leave feedback on your recent stay at the Royal Hotel. I'm delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. I will pass the lovely comments onto our team. Thanks again for leaving...More

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29 August 2018|
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Response from Issi D | Reviewed this property |
There is a small hotel car park, on a first come availability, so it’s just your luck. Parking is difficult I. oban.
1 August 2018|
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Response from Kelly J | Reviewed this property |
Just hand wash and soap
8 May 2018|
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Response from Paul G | Reviewed this property |
I would agree with Geoff - check with the hotel direct. the staff are very helpful.
Room Tips
"Does allow pets but a charge"
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"Rooms to the front offer beautiful views over Oban bay."
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"Low floor because lift takes long time"
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