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Royal Hotel

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Royal Hotel is located in the heart of Oban town on the western coast of Scotland. Enjoy the very best of Scottish hospitality at this 3-star hotel that first opened its doors in 1895. Rooms at this hotel feature television, tea/coffee makers, large windows and high ceilings, private bathrooms, complimentary toiletries, hairdryers, and climate control. The traditional decor is complemented by the tartan furnishings. There is Free WiFi in public areas, in Superior Rooms, or in all rooms if you book direct with the hotel. Porter, luggage storage and tours/ticket assistance services are provided and there is a very small car park to the rear of the hotel. The hotel’s 170-seater restaurant serves a great selection of Scottish cuisine that you can savour for breakfast, lunch, high tea and dinner. Relax in the bar and/or lounge over drinks and Scottish malts in the company of friends beside the open fire. Close to Royal Hotel are a handful of attractions including the iconic McCaig’s Tower, Oban Distillery, Glencruitten Golf Course, the House at Dunollie, and the Glorious Gardens of Argyll.
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Property amenities
Restaurant
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Paid Internet
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
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Accessible rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Centrally Located
Historic Hotel
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Special Price:10% off room rate
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Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
63Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
15Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
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Breakfast was lovely . Room with sea view and spotless bathroom. It is an old building and the bedroom had an uneven floor.I would stay again but maybe not in the same room as both my partner and I kept rolling to 1 side of the bed because of the tilt in the room. I'm sure not
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Second visit to Royal and excellent stay, check in quick and very freindly, given room 209 and honestly didn't realise the hotel had rooms like this, massive, spotless, terrific layout and again bathroom you could fit another bed into. On entering room was roasting, it was 27
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Response from John H, Manager at Royal Hotel
Responded Jul 14, 2018
Dear Derek. Thank you for your review of your recent stay with us here at the Royal Hotel. I'm delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us at the Royal hotel. As its a very old building and normally in Scotland we don't get heat quite like we've been having, It can be very difficult to keep the rooms to a nice temperature. I'm glad that you enjoyed your meal with us in Blasta as we pride ourselves on our food and services. I do apologise about the staff not wearing names badges as this was something that we were waiting to put in place. I would like tell you that we now have all members of staff wearing name badges now. I'm very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us at the Royal Hotel and we hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards Joseph Darrah Assistant Manager
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The hotel is very centrally located and had ample parking space. The bar and restaurant could use an upgrade with better wait staff and chef. The room was very clean and cosy with a really nice view of the harbour.
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Went for Hogmanay with the 3 night package - it was run differently to other years we have been, but still very similar. This hotel has really lovely teams looking after you. The rooms are decorated nicely, and the public areas are nice - lovely festive decorations. You come
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This was our third Hogmanay Break with Strathmore at the Royal Hotel and that in itself is a good recommendation. The Royal is well located just off the shore road and in easy reach of all the town's attractions. Our room was well equipped and maintained, with everything that
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Yes, We have a lift that goes to all floors.
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what is the breakfast like ?
very good both continental and full scottish buffet style also kippers at an extra charge of £3.
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Large breakfast buffet from cereal, fruit and yogurt to full English breakfast, teas, coffee, juices.
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"Sea views are stunning"
"Lift to all floors"
"Our room was on 4th floor and was small and dark."
"A room away from the pub."
"Does allow pets but a charge"
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PRICE RANGE
$51 - $239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
royal hotel oban
LOCATION
United KingdomScotlandOban
NUMBER OF ROOMS
91
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