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Rowantree Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   George Street, Oban PA345NX, Scotland
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Ranked #8 of 13 hotels in Oban
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Gina M Livingston, United Kingdom
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Livingston, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

rooms clean, bed big and comfy, tea making facilities in room well stocked ,iron and iron board also in room, staff all very friendly breakfast cooked to order very tasty also ate at the steak house food very good overall good value for money

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falkirk
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rooms good. New refurbished. Very clean and tidy. Provides coffee and tea facilities as well as hair dryer, iron board etc. Bed nice and comfy. Power shower worked well too. Food excellent. All served on warm plates. Caters for all. Staff excellent and very friendly. Will definitely be back.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014 via mobile

Nice average hotel staff lovely however I am currently listening to the cleaning staff shouting and laughing loudly and have done since 9am was the same yesterday and we have a long drive ahead of us today and had a late night .the cleaning cupboard is on our floor so we are absolutely loving how that is being slammed constantly.... More

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Glasgow
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7 reviews 7 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

This place is fine for a quick stopover in Oban.Rooms are clean and spacious but noisy.You can hear people walking around and chatting in other rooms.Also the smell from the restaurant is prevalent in the rooms and corridors. There is a lot of street noise as well.However it's a decent room for the price.Breakfast is a bit spartan.The cooked food... More

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Whitburn, United Kingdom
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131 reviews 131 reviews
24 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Stayed at the Rowantree for 2 nights from Hogmanay until January 2nd. This was the first time we had stayed in this hotel and on arrival the staff were very friendly & welcoming. The hotel is nice with a restaurant/bar, small lounge area & free parking at the rear. There is no elevator however the rooms are all on the... More

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Strathaven
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68 reviews 68 reviews
14 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

Booked this hotel for an overnight and the hotel rooms etc have just recently been refurbished and they are super. The bed was like beds in the big hotels in London huge and the room was lovely too with lots of nice touches. The Bathroom was excellent, good shower and hand wash and shower gel and shampoo etc. Only three... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

Very modern, cosy and spotlessly clean room with a fantastic bath and shower. Breakfast was excellent and the price was great, ideally located too and with convenient offroad parking. Wifi didn't work at all but not a particularly big issue and the staff were helpful and very friendly

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Glenbarr
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8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

I stayed at this hotel for 2 nights whilst in Oban on a business trip. The reception staff were very welcoming. My room was at the top of the hotel so a wee climb up the stairs but well worth the effort. Spotlessly clean, modern and good quality fittings with a smashing big shower. Obviously recently refurbished to a high... More

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5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

Very dated hotel on busy street. Limited on site parking. Restaurant has "cowboy" theme and subpar food. My husband and another male guest met in the stairwell and discovered they were both concerned about the hotel's fire safety!

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London, United Kingdom
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191 reviews 191 reviews
40 hotel reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

As previous reviews have stated,the hotel has undergone extensive refurbishment internally;the external work is continuing. Our room was stylish,immaculate and had all that we required.Every member of staff we met was helpful and professional and attended to any needs quickly. Breakfast was very good. Ok ,one or two things could be improved but you could say that of most meals.... More

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Additional Information about Rowantree Hotel

Also Known As:
Rowantree Hotel Oban, Scotland
Address: George Street, Oban PA345NX, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #8 of 13 hotels in Oban
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Rowantree Hotel 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
We have 24 recently refurbished bedrooms to a 3* plus standard all fully en-suite and offers first class bed and breakfast accomodation. The Rowantree hotel is somewhat unique to Oban - a town centre hotel with its own large car park, free to hotel residents. ... more   less 
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