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Columba Hotel

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Desk, iron/ironing board, free cots/infant beds, free WiFi
Desk, iron/ironing board, free cots/infant beds, free WiFi
Desk, iron/ironing board, free cots/infant beds, free WiFi
Desk, iron/ironing board, free cots/infant beds, free WiFi

Overview of Columba Hotel

Columba Hotel

3 out of 5

3.7/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Parking available
  • Bar
  • Room service

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
The Esplanade, Oban, Scotland

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationGlencruitten Golf Club17 min walk
  • Popular LocationMcCaig's Tower1 min drive
  • Popular LocationOban Ferry Terminal2 min drive
  • AirportOban (OBN)12 min drive

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About this area

Oban

Columba Hotel is located in Oban. McCaig's Tower and Dunollie Museum, Castle and Grounds are local landmarks, and some of the area's attractions include Scottish Sealife Sanctuary and Ardchattan Priory Garden. Wings Over Mull and Loch Visions are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Glencruitten Golf Club - 17 min walk
  • St. John's Cathedral - 1 min drive
  • Oban Distillery - 1 min drive
  • McCaig's Tower - 1 min drive
  • Oban Ferry Terminal - 2 min drive

Getting around

  • Oban Station - 1 min drive

Restaurants

  • Alba Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Bar Rio — 1 min walk
  • The Little Potting Shed Cafe - 2 min walk
  • Abbie's Cafe - 2 min walk
  • Spice World - 2 min walk

About this property

Columba Hotel

3-star hotel with 2 restaurants and bars/lounges
2 restaurants, 2 bars/lounges and a snack bar/deli are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include self parking and tour/ticket assistance. All 50 rooms offer free WiFi, room service and flat-screen TVs with digital channels. Other amenities available to guests include coffee makers, hairdryers and showers.
Columba Hotel offers 50 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries.

This Oban hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of We're Good To Go (UK)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for lunch
Reservations are required for the use of certain on-site facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking on site (GBP 9.00 per day)
  • Limited on-site parking

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee 7:30 AM–9:30 AM on weekdays and 7:30 AM–10:00 AM on weekends: GBP 8.95 for adults and GBP 8.95 for children
  • 2 restaurants
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Newspapers in reception
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Upper floors only accessible by stairs

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Free cots/infant beds

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone

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Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 9:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
The host will greet guests on arrival
This property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival. For more information, check local advisories before you book.

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from June 1 2021 to October 1 2021 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities

Access methods

Host will greet you

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: GBP 8.95 for adults and GBP 8.95 for children (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: GBP 9.00 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash

National rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.

Property is also known as

Columba Hotel Oban
Columba Oban
Columba Hotel Oban, Scotland
Columba Hotel
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Overall score and ratings

3.7

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 78 out of 420 reviews
5 - Excellent 19%
Rating 4 - Good. 203 out of 420 reviews
4 - Good 48%
Rating 3 - Okay. 91 out of 420 reviews
3 - Okay 22%
Rating 2 - Poor. 37 out of 420 reviews
2 - Poor 9%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 11 out of 420 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%

4.0/5

Cleanliness

3.9/5

Staff & service

3.6/5

Amenities

3.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Pleasant old fashioned hotel. Very clean with a decent breakfast.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great stay
Short business trip, hotel was clean, comfortable and welcoming.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2021

2/5 Poor

Business traveller
Disliked: Room comfort
We arrived at 5.30pm our room was freezing !
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

3/5 Okay

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Lovely hotel clean but cannot really say warm. No central heating in room and need to be on full
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
The property is starting to look dated. It's time for a facelift
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020