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In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens

Guest reviews

3.7/5 Good
123 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Breakfast Available
Bar
Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
Hand sanitizer provided
Personal protective equipment

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationMcCaig's Tower5 min walk
Popular LocationOban Distillery5 min walk
Popular LocationOban Ferry Terminal8 min walk
AirportOban (OBN)15 min drive

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  • Comfort Double Room

    4.1/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 102 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsComfort Double Room
  • Standard Double or Twin Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 150 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds
    More detailsStandard Double or Twin Room
  • Grand Room

    Room amenities

    • 182 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 3 Single Beds OR 1 King Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsGrand Room
  • Grand Room (Plus)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 193 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 3 Single Beds and 1 Double Sofa Bed OR 1 King Bed, 1 Single Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
    More detailsGrand Room (Plus)

The price per-night is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices include taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

About this area

Oban

The Ranald Hotel is located in Oban. McCaig's Tower and St. John's Cathedral are local landmarks, and some of the area's attractions include Scottish Sealife Sanctuary and Wings Over Mull. Ardchattan Priory Garden and Loch Visions are also worth visiting. Our guests love the hotel's location for the sightseeing.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • McCaig's Tower - 5 min walk
  • Oban Distillery - 5 min walk
  • St. John's Cathedral - 6 min walk
  • Oban Ferry Terminal - 8 min walk
  • Oban War and Peace Museum - 12 min walk

Getting around

  • Oban Station - 3 min walk

Restaurants

  • Light of India - 1 min walk
  • Bossards - 1 min walk
  • Aulay's - 3 min walk
  • Abbie's Cafe - 4 min walk
  • Cuan Mor - 4 min walk

About this property

The Ranald Hotel

3.5-star hotel in Oban with bar/lounge
This smoke-free hotel features a bar/lounge and free WiFi in public areas. All 17 rooms offer free WiFi, coffee makers and flat-screen TVs with digital channels. Other amenities available to guests include hairdryers, safes and showers.
The Ranald Hotel offers 17 forms of accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels.

Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. This Oban hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

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

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast and through room service
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

  • No on-site parking available

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 8:00 AM–10:00 AM: GBP 5 for adults and GBP 5 for children
  • 1 bar

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • In-room accessibility

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  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Heating
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM and 8:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

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 continental breakfast: GBP 5 for adults and GBP 5 for children (approximately)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

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
No on-site parking is available
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds and sofa beds
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitiser
Contactless check-out is available
Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast and through room service

Property is also known as

Ranald Hotel Oban
Ranald Hotel
Ranald Oban
Ranald
The Ranald Hotel Oban, Scotland
The Ranald Hotel Oban
The Ranald Hotel Hotel
The Ranald Hotel Hotel Oban

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Ranald Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Ranald Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Ranald Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Ranald Hotel?
As of 3 Aug 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Ranald Hotel on 1 Sep 2020 start from £70, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at this hotel?
This hotel doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at The Ranald Hotel?
Check-in is from 3 PM to 8:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at The Ranald Hotel?
Checkout is at 11 AM. Late checkout is available for a fee (subject to availability).
Where is this hotel located?
Situated in Oban, this hotel is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from McCaig's Tower and 2.5 mi (4 km) from Loch Linnhe. Oban Distillery and St. John's Cathedral are also within 10 minutes. Oban Station is only a 3-minute walk.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for The Ranald Hotel

3.7
5 - Excellent
22
4 - Good
61
3 - Okay
20
2 - Mediocre
18
1 - Poor
2
4.2
Cleanliness
4.3
Service and Staff
3.7
Amenities
3.8
Property condition

2/5

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    Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Great room and location, reception staff were friendly and helpful. Would stay there again / recommend to others.

    Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
    First time in Oban

    Oban is a lovely area and the hotel was in an alright location to get to different parts. The hotel itself was clean- a little small but came with kettle etc.

    Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020