Royal Hotel - Oban

Argyll Square Oban, Argyll And Bute Pa34 4Be, Oban, United Kingdom, PA344BE  show map
 3 stars
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Royal Hotel - Oban

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

Overview

The traditional 3-star Royal Hotel offers quick access to Ben Nevis Whisky Distillery, Nevis Range Ski Centre and Ben Nevis. Offering accommodation in a 5-story original building, the hotel was remodeled in 2004.

Royal Hotel is 10 minutes' walk from the center of Oban.

A local bus stop is 50 meters away. The hotel lies within 90 km of Glasgow International airport.

Rooms

Guests are offered 91 comfortable hotel rooms equipped with a laptop safe, flat-screen TV, a dressing area, free Wi-Fi and a minibar. The property boasts views of West Coast from its rooms. The rooms feature standard décor and en suite bathrooms with a hairdryer, complimentary toiletries and a bathtub.

Eat & Drink

The large restaurant serves fine meals. The refurbished bar serves a selection of malts, coffee and whiskies. Lochnell Arms Hotel are situated in a beach area, about 600 meters from the venue.

Services

Such business facilities as a meeting room, a photocopier and a business center are available on site.

Relax

Royal Hotel provides guests with a play area and cots for their children.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   91.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Handicap parking
  • Early check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Female traveler room/floor
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair access

Sports & Fitness

  • Tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Welcome drink
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Catering service
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Barbeque grills

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Television
  • Direct dial telephone

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 5 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Argyll Square Oban, Argyll And Bute Pa34 4Be, Oban, United Kingdom, PA344BE

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City Center
  • Oban
    300 m
Airports
  • Glasgow International (GLA)
    88.1 km
  • Glenegedale (ILY)
    94.7 km
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    91

Rooms and availability

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Superior Family Triple Room
Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
Size: 30 m²
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    Twin Room
    Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed or Double bed or Twin beds
    Size: 25 m²
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
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      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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        Family Room
        Bed type: 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed or Double bed
        Size: 30 m²
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        Family Room ( max 3 adults)

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          Family Triple Room
          Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
          Size: 30 m²
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            Superior Double Room
            Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
            Size: 20 m²
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            • Free Wi-Fi
            • Private bathroom
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              How to reach hotel

              hotel Royal Hotel - Oban Oban location
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              Hotel Address:

              Argyll Square Oban, Argyll And Bute Pa34 4Be, Oban, United Kingdom, PA344BE

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Oban
                300 m
              Airports
              • Glasgow International (GLA)
                88.1 km
              • Glenegedale (ILY)
                94.7 km
              • Bus stop
                100 m
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Number of floors:
                5
              • Number of rooms:
                91

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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions

              • Kranenburg & Fowler Fine Arts - 100 m
              • Highland Art Studios - 200 m
              • John Street Studio - 300 m
              • Puffin Dive Centre - 800 m

              Popular areas

              • City Center - 200 m

              Places of interest

              • Lochaline Social Club - 200 m
              • McCaigs Tower - 600 m
              • Dunstaffnage Castle - 4.2 km

              Amusement

              • Mitchells Amusement Centre - 500 m

              Museums

              • Macdougall Collection - 1.8 km

              Theaters

              • Highland Theatre & Cinema - 500 m

              Local attractions

              • Torosay Castle Gardens - 14.8 km
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                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  11 am
                • Number of floors:
                  5
                • Number of rooms:
                  91

                Royal Reviews

                Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Royal

                Average guest rating

                7.0out of 10
                Very good
                Based on 354 reviews

                Rating by category:

                Rooms
                8.0
                Value
                8.0

                Guest reviews

                • Group of friends
                  9.2

                  Location in Oban, rooms well cleaned, option to have meal in the evening in the hotel, entertainment in the evening, member of staff at the time of check in.

                  There should be an option to not have a 3 course evening meal, there is a bit of a let down at breakfast as the tables are not being cleaned and I was seated at a dirty table cloth table, breakfast items were running out. The checkout member of staff did not ask about my stay and did not communicate that well.

                • Older travelers
                  5.0

                  it was in a good location for both the ferries to the Isles and the railway station

                  the rooms were very small with not much storage

                • Single
                  8.2

                  the hotel was in an excellent location, nice, clean and comfortable. the staff were very friendly. i would definately stay there again

                • Older travelers
                  9.2

                  central location with easy access to the ferry service,food and service was first class.

                  car parking was the only let down.

                • Single
                  9.6

                  The complimentary 'extras' were very generous

                  Well the parking was not good.

                • Group of friends
                  6.6

                  The staff were pleasant and the Scottish music night on Tuesday was very entertaining. The room was clean if small.

                  They only had heating on for two hours in the morning and evening, even though the weather was cold. My travelling companions were freezing for most of their stay, although a portable heater was eventually provided.

                • Group of friends
                  7.8

                  The hotel's location is very good although the local council should consider zebra crossings for pedestrian safety. Staff were in the main very friendly and helpful especially the Leeds United supporter at reception.

                  Floor boards and windows need urgent attention. Communication between reception and kitchen could be improved. On the last day of our stay we had to catch a train at 8.10am to Glasgow and requested an early breakfast. The breakfast arrived too late and had to be left half eaten. The breakfast and service on the other two days was very very good.

                • Group of friends
                  7.8

                  the food the helpful staff and the weather

                • Single
                  7.4

                  The breakfast was good.

                  The room smelt very fusty and damp when I went in and I realised after I had taken my shoes off that their was a damp patch on the floor and it was the wet carpet that was smelling.

                • Older travelers
                  6.6

                  It was quiet and relaxing, and the staff were friendly and allways willing to help.

                  Would have liked to be able to see out of the windows, as the were not to clean. and better pillows would be appreciated.

                • Group of friends
                  9.2

                  The staff were friendly and helpful, breakfast was relly good , rooms were clean and a good size .

                • Group of friends
                  7.4

                  Stay was fine,easy to get to,breakfast great

                • Older travelers
                  5.8

                  convenient location, good breakfast, pleasant staff

                  The room (317) was cramped,particularly the bathroom and the bed hard and very uncomfortable. Entrance to the room claustrophobic and the floor sloped

                • Single
                  7.4

                  Only there for one night and breakfast, though friendly, helpful staff. Room and bathroom clean. Well placed within town.

                  Bedroom & bathroom in need of overhaul; wallpaper peeling and window too heavy to open for fresh air. First impression was very poor until realised it was clean. Okay for 1 night but wouldn't take my family there.

                • Older travelers
                  5.8

                  The breakfast was good, hot and fresh, with a fair choice of things to eat. Staff we dealt with were friendly.

                  Room was very tired and had sloping floors which was very off putting especially as we were sober!. Shower stuck in the on position which meant we had to get a change of room late at night . Pillows very flat and soft so a restless night all round.

                How to reach hotel

                hotel Royal Hotel - Oban Oban location
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                Hotel Address:

                Argyll Square Oban, Argyll And Bute Pa34 4Be, Oban, United Kingdom, PA344BE

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Oban
                  300 m
                Airports
                • Glasgow International (GLA)
                  88.1 km
                • Glenegedale (ILY)
                  94.7 km
                • Bus stop
                  100 m
                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  11 am
                • Number of floors:
                  5
                • Number of rooms:
                  91