Oban Holidays

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Quality self-catering holiday accommodation in Oban, Scotland


Useful Links

Tourist Resources

Oban and Lorn Tourism Association
Visit Scotland
The Internet Guide to Scotland


Caledonian MacBrayne Operates ferry services from Oban to several Scottish Islands, including Mull, Coll, Tiree, Barra and South Uist.
First ScotRail Travel by train between Oban and Glasgow three times a day, following the famous West Highland Line.
Scottish Citylink Provides frequent bus services linking Oban to Glasgow and Fort William, with connecting services to all other major Scottish towns and cities, including Edinburgh, Perth and Inverness.
Local Buses West Coast Motors

Route Planning

AA Route Finder Use the free AA route-finding service to plan your car journey. Enter your starting point, destination and any intervening places through which you wish to travel and get detailed directions and a map.


Online Weather Provides comprehensive nowcasts & forecasts for the UK & Ireland. Includes weather information for sailors & mountaineers. Click here to view Oban's weather forecast.


Oban's Webcam View live images of Oban Bay courtesy of Oban & Lorn Tourism Association.

Entertainment & Eating Out

The Waterfront Restaurant Recently featured on Scottish Television's flagship holiday programme, Scottish Passport, and Sky Television's Travel Shop, The Waterfront Restaurant continues to emphasise its position as one of Scotland's top seafood restaurants.
The Kitchen Garden A busy Delicatessen, coffee shop and eatery with a wide range of gourmet foods, fine wines and spirits especially malt whisky.
Eeusk Award-winning fish restaurant
Oban Chocolate Company Award-winning chocolate shop and café.

Things to See and Do

Oban & Lorn Tourism Association Includes ideas for the active as well as more leisurely pursuits.
ActivityPoint Has lists of attractions and sights throughout the UK, categorised into activities, heritage, nature, science & industry, crafts & shopping and tours & trips.
Atlantis Leisure Centre Atlantis Leisure Centre offers gymnasium, sauna, solarium and swimming facilities (25m pool, teaching pool and water slides). Sports catered for include basketball, judo, karate, tennis, squash and table tennis. A creche is also available.
Oban Distillery
The Scottish Sealife Sanctuary Open all year, this centre offers a great day out for all the family with sharks, seals, shellfish, touchpools, and much more.
Cruachan Power Station Experience a trip deep inside the heart of Ben Cruachan with a guided tour of this hydro-electric power station.

Boat Trips

Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Trust
Craignish Cruises
Sea.fari Adventures
Caledonian MacBrayne day cruises


Puffin Dive Centre


Anglers Corner


Glencruitten Golf Course, Oban
Dalmally Golf Club

Gardens & Country Parks

Arduaine Gardens
Glorious Gardens of Argyll
Inverawe Country Park

Castles & Museums

Easdale Island Museum
Oban War & Peace Exhibition
Kilmartin Archaeological Museum


Oban Festival Highlands and Islands Music and Dance Festival - annual festival held in May
Argyllshire Gathering Oban Highland Games, annually in August