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Columba Hotel

1,105 reviews
#12 of 13 Hotels in Oban
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good38%
  • Average23%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“sea view”(80 reviews)
“north pier”(16 reviews)
“public car park”(15 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Suites
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

Travelled to Oban on the train with my family for an overnight stay. The hotel is just a stonethrow from the town and overlooks the bay. There's convenient road & rail links and ferries to Mull, Barra, South Uist, Coll & Tiree. My room which...More

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Response from darrell w, General Manager at Columba HotelResponded 13 November 2015

Thank you for taking the time to write your review, and I look forward to welcoming you back in the future Many Thanks Darrell Williams

Reviewed 1 November 2015

A really great location with a magnificent view from the room of the harbour and the the town's waterfront buildings. Very short walk from the train station. Breakfast was good and served in a very pleasant dining room. Service was very good with friendly staff....More

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Response from darrell w, General Manager at Columba HotelResponded 13 November 2015

Thank you for your review, it is great to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. I will certainly pass on your great comments on, Thanks again and I look forward to welcoming you back to Oban in the very near future Kind...More

Reviewed 1 November 2015

This hotel was much better than I expected for the price. Room was small but adequate for one. Room was clean and bed comfortable. Nice hot shower and big towels. Tea and coffee provided also tissues, iron and ironing board and trouser press. More than...More

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Response from darrell w, General Manager at Columba HotelResponded 13 November 2015

Thank you for your extremely 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

Reviewed 30 October 2015

The hotel has made significant improvements to the interior with a refurbishment of the bedrooms and en suites however quality of finish could be better. Only had breakfast which was adequate - usual hot buffet which never presents fried eggs well and other items a...More

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Response from darrell w, General Manager at Columba HotelResponded 13 November 2015

Thank you for taking the time to write your review, and I look forward to welcoming you back in the future Many Thanks Darrell Williams

Reviewed 30 October 2015

I have to agree with the thoughts of previous reviewers: in short, there are areas of the hotel that need a bit of attention and in essence, it is slightly overpriced. We were seemingly quite lucky in that we were allocated a refurbished room that...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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USD 67 - USD 170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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USD 67 - USD 170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Marta H
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Response from Sunseeker2766 | Reviewed this property |
No facilities but I'm sure the hotel will let you know if there are any near by
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Vonna C
27 March 2017|
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Response from wakefieldj | Reviewed this property |
hi rooms we booked had walk in showers. i would phone the hotel direct to see if they have rooms with a bath. telephone number is available on the internet. regards brian
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Sandy C
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Response from Lesley T | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes they do have a restaurant in the hotel as we were staying on half board basis but we decided to eat else where the 1 evening.
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