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Popular amenities for Oban vacation rentals

Stay near Oban's top sights

Oban Distillery79 locals recommend
McCaig's Tower89 locals recommend
Aulay's Bar7 locals recommend
The Corryvreckan - JD Wetherspoon17 locals recommend
Cuan Mor47 locals recommend
Eeusk55 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Oban

  • Total rentals

    340 properties

  • Rentals with dedicated workspaces

    110 properties have a dedicated workspace

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    60 properties allow pets

  • Family-friendly rentals

    160 properties are a good fit for families

  • Total number of reviews

    23K reviews

  • Nightly prices starting at

    $20 before taxes and fees

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Oban?

    Oban experiences a temperate maritime climate. Summers are mild with temperatures around 65°F (18°C), while winters are quite cold with temperatures often dropping to 35°F (2°C). The town sees rainfall throughout the year, but it still provides activities suited to all types of weather.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Oban?

    Oban has a range of attractions to explore. Visitors often explore the Oban Distillery, walk up to McCaig's Tower for stunning views, or visit the Oban War & Peace Museum. Boat trips to see local wildlife including seals, otters, and birds are also popular.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Oban?

    The most popular time to visit Oban is during the summer months, from June through August, when the weather is warmer. This period also coincides with the annual Oban Games in late August, a traditional Scottish event featuring sports, dancing, and music.

  • What are the best places to stay in Oban?

    Oban's city centre is a popular area to stay with easy access to local shops, restaurants, and the waterfront. The areas around George Street and Shore Street are also frequently suggested due to their close proximity to numerous attractions and the ferry terminal.

  • What are the best places to visit in Oban?

    Oban is home to several attractions. McCaig's Tower provides panoramic views of the town, the ruins of Dunollie Castle hold centuries of history, and the Oban Distillery invites visitors to learn about the town's whisky-making heritage. The Oban War & Peace Museum offers insights on local history.

  • What are some hiking trails in Oban?

    There are a number of beautiful hiking trails in and around Oban. The Sustrans Cycle Route 78, Pulpit Hill, and the trails on the island of Kerrera are often recommended. Each trail allows you to witness stunning views of the coast and rolling hills.

  • What are some family activities to do in Oban?

    Families visiting Oban can take a trip to the Scottish SEA LIFE Sanctuary, explore the interactive exhibits at Oban War & Peace Museum, or enjoy a day at Ganavan Sands Beach. Boat trips to observe local wildlife are also an entertaining family activity.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Oban?

    From Oban, you can take a day trip to the Isle of Mull, known for its wildlife and the colourful town of Tobermory. Another frequently suggested trip is to the historic Kilmartin Glen, home to over 800 historic monuments. A boat trip to the nearby seal colonies is also a popular activity.

  • How much does it cost to stay in bed and breakfast rentals in Oban?

    Experience the best of Oban with our bed and breakfast rentals, starting at about $70 per day, before taxes and fees. Embrace comfort and style while staying within your budget in your home away from home.

  • Are there cottage rentals with a dedicated workspace in Oban?

    Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 10 cottage rentals in Oban featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.

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