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Columba Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   The Esplanade, Oban PA34 5QD, Scotland
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Ranked #6 of 13 hotels in Oban
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Top floor. Attic room with views over bay. Great room, light and anything but the general square featureless-ness of most places we had stayed at. The lift - as others have mentioned - belongs to a period drama and is relatively useless for most modern needs, but this did little to detract from the top-floor delights of the hotel. Only... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed here in May, 2014 with some family and my toddler son joined us. The lift is unbelievably old fashioned. I wasn't able to get my pram inside and had to "bump" my son up 2 flights of stairs and back down whenever I wanted to go out. I suppose I could have asked to move room however I... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very central place, close to Oban Harbour and to many facilities (restaurants, shops,...). The room was very big and clean, and the wi.fi worked properly. The breakfast was ok, lot of food, average quality.

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Clarklake, Michigan
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel was in an excellent location, right in the center of Oban. We were upgraded to a bigger room, which was a perfect size for three travelers and had a great view of the harbor. The bathroom was also very nice. However, the mattresses were poor and the breakfast was adequate.

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Edmonton, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Good location, friendly staff, but that's where it ends. Hotel parking lot is also a public parking lot so you have to pay between 9am- 6pm, and spaces are limited. The elevator is very old and rickety and I was too scared to use it. The hotel is pretty dated, with stairs all over the place, so not disabled friendly.... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Would not class room 204 as a double room more like a single with a double bed. Found room to be claustrophobic tired needs updatig..Room not as shown on internet. Expected more for £237 2 nights bed/breakfast. Bob

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Homely hotel and in such fine weather an excellent location for wandering round Oban on foot. The Hotel is a bit tired but its quaint and fair enough for a one stop on a tour of Scotland. Not sure that we'd go back - it was the weather that made out stay remarkable and not the Hotel.

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Stirling, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I checked in at 930 pm and they asked me if I would like to eat. The kitchen closed at 930 but nevertheless they took my order and I enjoyed a delicious meal in their cafe overlooking the harbour. My twin room is darling - situated in a corner with large bay windows that look onto the town and Oban's... More

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Falkirk, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel was Old and tired with a broken lift and no bathroom fan, it was however in a superb location and the staff were friendly. The bar was like a school tuck shop and breakfast was pleasant and familiar. I would not go back but i also wouldn't condemn the hotel as i have been in a lot worse!... More

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Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stayed at Columba hotel in April Friday till Monday. had a great weekend. staff very welcoming food great. over all superb. Will be back Oban is a beautiful town the views outstanding. Day trip to Mull recommended

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Address: The Esplanade, Oban PA34 5QD, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Columba Hotel 3*
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