Things to do in Oban
Oban Distillery's Sensory and Flavours Tour offers something new, fresh and unique. See the traditional craftsmanship of whisky making up close. Learn about the processes that shape the Oban malts depth of flavour. Watch the guide draw Oban malt whisky directly from the cask and savour the taste of this unique 11 year old cask strength Oban. Nose and taste our Oban 14 year old Single Malt and discover the hints of honey,smoke, citrus orange and sea salt. Enjoy this malt with crystallised ginger and experience a true taste sensation! Visit Website »
Seafari Adventures Oban
Join the seafari with Seafari Adventures (Oban). Seafari are the original Visit Scotland 4* accredited marine wildlife tour company in Oban, Argyll. They specialise in offering a unique combination of high adventure and pure exhilaration with the thrill of close encounters with Scotland's magnificent sealife and scenery. Visit Website »
Stramash host exciting morning, afternoon and evening adventures in gorge scrambling, canyoning, canoeing, kayaking, archery and coasteering in and around the Oban area! Available all year round and suitable for individuals, groups and families. Visit Website »
Oban War & Peace Museum
Oban's War & Peace Museum contains a fascinating collection of artefacts and photographs depicting the rich cultural history of the busy port town and its people.
You can find out about the fishing and maritime industries, the railways, road transport, and the strategic role played by Oban during the war years when the town was home to Australian, Canadian and US aircrew and RAF Flying Boats operated from the bay. The involvement of local men and women in WWII is also recalled as are the other Services who operated in the area at that time. Visit Website »
Within Oban the most outstanding feature is McCaig's Tower, more usually and descriptively called McCaig's Folly. This is the Colosseum lookalike that stands above the town and features in many of the postcards you will find for sale in the shops of Oban. Visit Website »
Don't stay for just one night as you will want to stay longer!!
I was treated like royalty, without the intrusion. Gorgeous crystal, bone china, luxurious lines & towels. These are a few of my favorite things. True quality and good taste are evidenced in every detail. The warmth of Maureen's welcome, my beautiful room and the spacious bath tub felt like heaven.
Sarah S, Portland, Oregon
Thank you so much!! We had a lovely time! We have been treated like kings and queens:) I can highly recommend it to anyone. Very good value for money, and excellent hospitality!!
Erika W, Manchester