This property is 2 minutes walk from the beach. Just 1,650 feet from Oban Railway Station and Oban Ferry Terminal, The Royal Hotel offers rooms with attached bathroom, free WiFi and limited free parking.

Rooms at the Royal Hotel have traditional decor, many with tartan furnishings or curtains. Some rooms have sea views and all rooms have a TV and private bathroom.

The hotel was built in 1895 and the restaurant retains its high ceilings and large windows with views of the town. The bar and lounge serve light meals and a full Scottish breakfast and have coal fires. Evening entertainment includes classic Scottish tunes.

Close to the port, the Royal Hotel Oban offers easy access the Islands of Mull and Iona and there are beaches within 15 minutes’ drive. The Oban Distillery and the War and Peace Museum are within 10 minutes’ walk.

This is our guests' favorite part of Oban, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

The Royal Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since May 14, 2010

Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Oban, this hotel has an excellent location score of 8.9

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Gluten-free, Buffet

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.

4 reasons to choose The Royal Hotel

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Corran Halls
    0.5 miles
  • Dunstaffnage Castle
    3.2 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Tralee Beach
    6 miles
Closest Airports
  • Oban Airport
    4.5 miles
  • Glasgow Airport
    54.9 miles
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Morvern

    Food: British

Amenities of The Royal Hotel
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
Activities
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Live music/Performance
  • Evening entertainment
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in some hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Concierge
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Packed lunches
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
  • Room service
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Safe
General
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
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House rules The Royal Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 6 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa The Royal Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note there are limited car parking spaces. These slots can not be reserved and are available on a first-come first-served basis.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Please inform The Royal Hotel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about The Royal Hotel

  • Check-in at The Royal Hotel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • The Royal Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Evening entertainment
    • Live music/Performance
    • Live sports events (broadcast)

  • The Royal Hotel is 1,300 feet from the center of Oban.

  • Room options at The Royal Hotel include:

    • Twin
    • Single
    • Double
    • Family

  • The prices at The Royal Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • The nearest beach is 350 feet from The Royal Hotel.

  • The Royal Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • Morvern

  • Guests staying at The Royal Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free
    • Buffet