MICHELIN Travel Discover the world
Home > > > > > Oban Travel Guide

Leaving for Great Britain

Advertisement

Oban :

Unmissable tourist sites

Where to sleep?

View 12 hotels for Oban

Oban Travel guide Interesting

UK, Scotland, Oban, the harbour
Enlarge map
Logo LeGuideVert

Oban Interesting : Michelin's recommendations

Bibendum

Oban is a busy tourist and commercial town serving the hinterland and islands; a far cry from 1773 when Dr Johnson visited and had to content himself with "a tolerable inn". Oban owes its development to the railways and steamboats, hence its predominantly Victorian townscape.

View 2 Tourist attractions Oban

Tourist attractions Oban : Things to see and do

  • Scottish Sea Life Sanctuary Interesting

    Southern Promenade GB - Barcaldine PE36 5BH

    This original centre shows the living creatures of the marine world. Visitors should walk around, above and below the aquariums to observe their inhabitants. Particularly interesting are the aquarium with sea urchins, starfish and crabs, the exhibiti..

    LeGuideVert
  • McCaig's Tower

    Railway Pier GB - Oban PA34 4LW

    McCaig's Tower (1897), a replica of the Coliseum, is the outstanding landmark in Oban. It was built by an Oban banker as a family memorial to relieve unemployment but was never finished.

    LeGuideVert
View 2 Tourist attractions Oban Top of page
View 12 Hotels Oban

Hotels Oban

  • Rowantree Hotel

    George Street GB - Oban PA34 5NX

    With a traditional bar and restaurant, Rowantree Hotel offers cooked breakfasts and free Wi-Fi. Situated in Oban centre, the hotel is a 2-minute walk from the seafront and Oban Ferry Terminal. Stylishly decorated with modern furniture and wooden flo..

  • The Royal Hotel Three stars Three stars Three stars

    Argyll Sq GB - Oban PA34 4BE

    Prix Prices from : 58 £

    Just 500 metres from Oban Railway Station and Oban Ferry Terminal, the Royal offers en suite rooms, free Wi-Fi and free parking. It serves traditional Scottish food and has a whisky bar. Rooms at the Royal Hotel have traditional decor, many with tar..

  • The Caledonian Hotel

    Station Square GB - Oban PA34 5RT

    Built in the late 1800s and previously used as Royal Navy base during the Second World War, The Caledonian Hotel is an iconic, historic building on Oban's seafront. The hotel is a 5-minute walk from Oban Railway Station and a 20-minute drive from the..

View 12 Hotels Oban Top of page
View 6 Restaurants Oban

Restaurants Oban

  • Ee-usk Quite comfortable restaurant 

    The North Pier GB - Oban PA34 5QD

    Long-standing seafood restaurant run by experienced owners, located on the harbourfront and offering great views over the bay from its floor to ceiling windows. Extensive menus focus on simply prepared, fresh local fish and shellfish.

  • Coast Comfortable restaurant 

    104 George St GB - Oban PA34 5NT

    Busy high street restaurant in a former bank, with a high ceiling, a stripped wooden floor and khaki fabric strips on the walls. Unfussy, modern cooking with good seasoning; local produce is key. 'Light bite' lunches are a steal.

  • Manor House Restaurant within a Michelin recommended hotel (or restaurant) 

    Gallanach Rd. GB - Oban PA34 4LS

  • Hawthorn Quite comfortable restaurant 

    5 Keil Crofts GB - Benderloch PA37 1QS

    Keenly run restaurant in a 300 year old croft house, in a glorious rural spot. Exposed stone walls mix with contemporary touches to create a pleasant modern-rustic style. They open for lunch, high tea and dinner, serving carefully prepared, flavourso..

  • Asknish Bay Comfortable restaurant 

    GB - Arduaine PA34 4XG

    Formal hotel restaurant in a beautiful setting, with panoramic views of the bay. Menus focus on the freshest seafood available, with Loch Fyne langoustines, Islay scallops and Gigha halibut; carnivores are also well-catered for.

  • Chartroom II Restaurant within a Michelin recommended hotel (or restaurant) 

    GB - Arduaine PA34 4XG

View 6 Restaurants Oban Top of page

Top of page