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Kings Knoll Hotel

3.0 of 5
Dunollie Road, Oban PA34 5JH, Scotland
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Reminded me a bit of Faulty Towers but with much nicer hosts and better hospitality. Rooms are small and the showers are tight but quite OK. The bar area is very comfortable. The landlord makes a great Scottish whiskey coffee and has good tourist advice. Had to come up to the bar to use the wifi. Great freshly cooked breakfast... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great one night stay, lovely room great layout with good facilities + great view. Bar was very welcoming and Standard prices, Staff were very hospitable and generous with there time. Breakfast was fab and very fresh.

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Tennessee
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74 reviews 74 reviews
14 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We were recently booked at the Kings Knoll by a tour company. Several of us were situated in a back hall ( annex) sort of area. The room was small, ill-equipped, and chilly. Others in our group, who were upstairs, had nothing but nice things to say about the hotel. So, the answer lies in getting the "right" room. We... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

My friend and I stayed in this hotel for one night and were glad it was one night only. We did not choose the hotel it was booked by a holiday company. The electrics in the room were very dodgy. the main light did not work, their electric towel rail in the bathroom was broken revealing wires, there were a... More 

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19 reviews 19 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

My friend and I stayed one night in Oban at the Kings Knoll Hotel. When we arrived the internet was out so the man at the desk did not have access to our reservations. Our room was up the stairs, down the steps, and around the corner. Lugging our bags was a bit of an effort after a day of... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Just back from spending 2 nights here. Small, friendly, great breakfasts. Clean and comfortable rooms, modern bathroom. Small terrace, where you can sit out if you are a smoker, lovely views over Oban bay. Only downside WiFi came and went. Would definitely recommend.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We only stayed one night during the summer holidays after coming back from Mull but this hotel was happy to let for a single night in peak season. The accommodation was clean and had what you need after a hot day's driving, a comfy bed, shower and TV. They also put my in-laws up at short notice due to a... More 

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Limoges, France
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Travelling through Scotland and lucky to find a room in Oban, we had not realised how popular Scotland would be this summer! A traditional hotel with very helpful and professional staff. Room clean and comfortable, only 10 minutes walk from centre with restaurants. Good breakfast and lovely view over the harbour. The shower a little small and not quite up... More 

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Hood River, Oregon
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

This is an older and somewhat funky place, but in a good way. They accomodated our large group, and we had a great lounge area to gather and talk about our day after hours. Great breakfast food and the service wonderful. The ensuite showers were really small but I was glad to have one. The beds provided good sleeping. If... More 

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I loved the atmosphere here. The persons in charge are kind and helpful. The room was clean, no noise, so calm. Wifi was in the diningroom space where locals had their dinner. Breakfast was good and in a nice room.

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