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Columba Hotel

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Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel over the new year period for 3 nights. We have stayed before, and especially like it for the central location. Shops, bars and restaurants are all within a few minutes walk. Our room was warm and clean, although quite small....More

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Response from darrell w, General Manager at Columba HotelResponded 20 January 2016

Many thanks for taking the time to review your stay with us. We are delighted you enjoyed your break and look forward to welcoming you back. Kind Regards Darrell Williams General Manager

Reviewed 5 January 2016

Stayed at the Columba with my wife and friends who had flown up from London to spend New Year in Oban. We found the Columba Hotel to be a GREAT location with friendly helpful staff and excellent well priced food. The location is central with...More

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Response from darrell w, General Manager at Columba HotelResponded 20 January 2016

Thank you very much for reviewing our hotel on Trip Advisor. It is greatly appreciated by both management and the entire team. A good review is incredibly motivational for all of us and encourages the entire team to keep up the good work. So once...More

Reviewed 4 January 2016

We spent 2 days here with friends over New Year and had a fabulous time. The rooms are clean and nicely furnished, although they could really do with replacing the windows as condensation obscured the amazing view across to Kerrera and the mountains beyond. The...More

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Response from darrell w, General Manager at Columba HotelResponded 20 January 2016

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 2 January 2016

Nice seafront location, opposite the Oban distillery. The staff were helpful and the room was clean and suitably equipped. This was a great price £59 for one night, so I was not expecting luxury, the room did surpass my expectations as it was very comfortable...More

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Response from darrell w, General Manager at Columba HotelResponded 5 January 2016

Thank you very much for reviewing our hotel on Trip Advisor and we hope to be able to welcome you back to the hotel at some time in the future Kind Regards Darrell Williams

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Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

We stayed in Oban at the Columba Hotel unexpectedly on December 24th. Upon checking us in, Pooja Bhandari noticed that I had injured my leg. Without being asked, she arranged for our luggage to be taken to our room, provided me with a tube of...More

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United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Oban
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Columba Hotel Oban, Scotland
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Marta H
20 April 2017|
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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
Vonna C
26 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
Sandy C
16 March 2017|
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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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"Turret rooms lovely views and spacious,"
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"Avoid third floor if you don't like lifts."
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