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Columba Hotel

The Esplanade, Oban PA34 5QD, Scotland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Kirriemuir, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a great family break . The hotel was clean and comfortable and the staff were really lovely . I would definitely stay here again when in the area . The food was also lovely from the restaurant and the breakfasts were great and plenty choice

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darrell w, General Manager at Columba Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us & thank you for taking the time to review. Thanks again Kind regards Darrell Williams More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Large room with view over bay. Pleasant staff and the best breakfast I have had in any hotel. The lift is small and the sliding gates can be difficult to close but we managed okay. The large dinner menu in the rooms listed haggis, neeps and tatties which I would have happily eaten but they said it came with a... More 

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darrell w, General Manager at Columba Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review your stay with us. Your comments have been passed on and where feasible improvements will be made. Thank you once again for your comments.hope to see you soon in oban Kind Regards Darrell Williams More 

Airdrie, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you travel by public transport, this is the ideal hotel! To top it off you get a excellent breakfast with great service. Pleasant & friendly staff. We would definitely would book this hotel again and would recommend.

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darrell w, General Manager at Columba Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review, it was truly appreciated. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and I have passed your kind comments on to the Team at the hotel We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Darrell Williams More 

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Surprised to read other positive reviews after our experience. We were allocated a room on the third floor and were not advised that there was a lift.After trudging up stairs , we found a very tired , basic and sparsely furnished room with water marked curtains. We then sat on a bed where we could only feel springs. As a... More 

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darrell w, General Manager at Columba Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review your stay with us. I would like to apologise that you did not enjoy your experience with us;Your comments have been passed on and where feasible improvements will be made. Thank you once again for your comments. Kind Regards Darrell Williams More 

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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed here for the first time on a recent overnight in Oban. Paid the small amount extra for a seaview room which was well worth it. The hotel itself is situated right on the water front and within walking distance of everything in Oban town centre. The rooms were of a fairly modern standard, lovely bathroom, comfy bed and a... More 

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darrell w, General Manager at Columba Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review, it was truly appreciated. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and I have passed your kind comments on to the Team at the hotel We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Darrell Williams More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family stayed here for a night. We stayed in one of the "Staterooms" which was HUGE, comfortable and ideal for a family. Breakfast was good - and the staff were extremely friendly. A good hotel in a great location.

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darrell w, General Manager at Columba Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review, . I am delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and I have passed your kind comments on to our Team We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Many Thanks Darrell Williams More 

East Kilbride, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were welcomed by a very friendly Receptionist and found all the staff to be very helpful. We were on bed & breakfast basis so did not use the restaurant or the bar. However, the breakfast was excellent. Buffet style but plenty of choice and not cold!!. We had a sea view room which was really comfortable and the shower... More 

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darrell w, General Manager at Columba Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review your stay with us. Your comments have been passed on and where feasible improvements will be made. Thank you once again for your comments. Kind Regards Darrell Williams More 

Montrose, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Positives : Excellent location, friendly & helpful staff, good breakfast and good room size. Negatives : Good view of harbour from room spoiled by filthy window, wifi kept dropping out and there is limited parking.

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darrell w, General Manager at Columba Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review your stay with us. Your comments have been passed on and where feasible improvements will be made. Thank you once again for your comments. Kind Regards Darrell Williams More 

Istanbul
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77 reviews 77 reviews
40 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel has a good location and that's all. Nothing else. Thank to god, we only booked for overnight. Ugly room and bed. Cleaning average. I am surprised how this hotel can have TripAdvisor excellence certificate with 4 starts. I also told to lady in reception, this certificate does not show the truth.

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darrell w, General Manager at Columba Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review your stay with us. I would like to apologise that you did not enjoy your experience with us; Thank you once again for your comments. Kind Regards Darrell Williams More 

Kilbirnie, United Kingdom
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118 reviews 118 reviews
39 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for the first time as it was a hotel that we had not considered before due to our experience of their "public bar". What a pleasant surprise to discover that it has been taken over by the Shergill Group and is now enjoying a substantial makeover, The public areas are inviting and the rooms are large, clean... More 

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Thank you for your review I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us & thank you for taking the time to review. Thanks again Kind regards Darrell Williams More 

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