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    Barcaldine Castle

    Benderloch | By Oban, Benderloch PA37 1SA, Scotland
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Room & Suite (51)
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    Overview
    • Excellent92%
    • Very good5%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “great hall” (33 reviews)
    “four poster bed” (19 reviews)
    “secret passages” (18 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 301 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Our stay at Barcaldine Castle was perfect. The staff was very helpful and friendly. Our room was huge, with one of the most comfortable beds I’ve ever slept in. The great room was a wonderful place to sip scotch and read by the fire. Breakfast...More

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    1  Thank Sam B
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    I hardly know where to start. The view of the Black Castle as you drive up the parking is imposing to say the least. Gavin greeted us as soon as we were at the door, and he could not have been more friendly. The perfect...More

    1  Thank Randall S
    Response from Adele and Gavin L, Manager at Barcaldine CastleResponded 4 days ago

    Thanks for your review, Randall! I'm glad you felt welcome the minute you arrived. I'm even more glad that you fit in the roll-top bath being tall! We have a wonderful housekeeper and between our small team, we like to keep the castle clean at...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Staying at Barcaldine Castle was a highlight of the entire trip! The castle was fantastic, clean, quiet and cozy. The bed was unbelievable comfortable and all the snacks, robes, slippers and other considerations made the stay there truly unforgettable. Adele and Abbie were fantastic hosts...More

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    Thank yvr_runner
    Response from Adele and Gavin L, Manager at Barcaldine CastleResponded 4 days ago

    Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at Barcaldine Castle! 'It's the little things' that our guests appreciate most when visiting the castle - we are glad you also appreciated them. We are lucky enough to be in the position that we...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Barcaldine Castle is truly one of the most memorable and unique places I have ever stayed in. My husband and I booked the Lochnell Room for 2 nights during our recent trip to Scotland. The "wow" factor of sleeping in a rural Castle dating from...More

    4  Thank J_M_S_Toronto
    Response from Adele and Gavin L, Manager at Barcaldine CastleResponded 4 days ago

    Thank you for your review of Barcaldine Castle! Lochnell is our most recently renovated room which boasts an original jacobean bed that's very comfortable! All rooms aside from Breadalbane are carpeted but you make a very good point - we'll pass your comments on to...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This castle was booked for us through Clans and Castles and was a wonderful choice! The rooms were very special and each was unique. We had booked the Breadalbane room which was huge! The bed was extremely comfortable and the bathroom was 'to die for'!...More

    Thank Teresa_Barry
    Response from Adele and Gavin L, Manager at Barcaldine CastleResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us at Barcaldine Castle! We are always getting comments about the comfort of the mattress - especially in Breadalbane! We are glad to hear that Abbie and Daniel were welcoming and helpful on arrival...More

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    1,077 reviews
    #11 of 13 hotels in Oban
     
    Falls Of Lora
    492 reviews
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    Muthu Alexandra Hotel
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$153 - US$272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Scotland >
    • Argyll and Bute >
    • Benderloch
    • Also Known As
    • Barcaldine Castle Hotel Benderloch
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    Traveller (269)
    Room & Suite (51)
    Dining (22)
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    Matt L
    5 February 2015|
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    Response from Ann L | Reviewed this property |
    I stayed at Barcaldine Castle in September 2015, the hosts were Ronnie and Liz and I have a phone number of 01631 720598, address was Benderlock, near Oban, Argyll PA37 1SA. Hope this helps you out, it was a fun place to... More
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    "We strayed in the Breadalbane room with one of the most comfortable beds I’ve ever slept in. The room was..."
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    "As this is a bona fide medieval castle, don't expect elevators, and there is no room on the ground floor."
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    "Pack a light overnight bag to take up the staircase to the rooms. It is a long way up and can be strenuous..."
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    "Breadalbane room for size and barcaldine room for view."
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