Columba Hotel

The Esplanade, Oban, Argyll and Bute, Scotland, PA34 5QD, United Kingdom | 3 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Oban

Day Six - Southward Ho!

A travel blog entry by needlemind

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... in sea spray. Thankfully it's a hire car, so we didn't need to really worry about the damage salt water can do. When leaving Oban a few days ago, the girl on the reception desk suggested that we give the silver sands of Morar a visit if we were ever in the area. As Morar is just South of Mallaig we decided to give it a go. The sand was incredibly bright and white, the water was sparkling in the sunshine and tropically clear. With the sun ...

Highland magic

A travel blog entry by jsafnuk

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... went to the last drop pub from supper on the grass market. Erin and I ordered traditional dishes of haggis and a meat pie. Both were delicious! The haggis is very unique but tasty and the meat pie was basically stew with a large puff pasty. We walked around the city for a bit and them ended at Salsa Bar for a few drinks. Shots were £1.50! But the long day got the better of us and soon Erin and I were back at the hostel and planning the rest of our ...

Cold, rainy and beautiful Scotland

A travel blog entry by samplum

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... on some beautiful walks along rivers and through woods, past lakes full of ducks. We even visited a memorial for a clan of Scottish people that were murdered many years ago because one of them was late for a meeting! Things must have been tough back then! Hopefully Mrs Dowling doesn't take on that method of dealing with the teachers if any of us are late for a ...

Introspective Island of Iona

A travel blog entry by kathmom

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... is true for bathroom plumbing, even in the same country. Levers, dials, knobs, sometimes in combination, for temperature, shower, etc. Dan usually tries it out and explains it to me, but I was up first and twisted the wrong knob that held the shower head up, so we had to have handheld showers, since we couldn't reassemble it. :( Oban is the largest town in this area of the Scottish coast, 8500 officially, but thousands of tourists go through ...

To Oban

A travel blog entry by rossport

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... through the Grounds of the castle it was a pleasant walk and the view of the front of the castle when you got to the main Gates was great. I was surprised when we got in that they allowed Photo,s as most stately homes are afraid of Photo's as it lets the criminal element know what's on display and where, but over all both the Castle and the Gaol were well worth a visit.

We headed back into Oban and had dinner then bed as we are back to Dundee and then London so ...

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This 3 star hotel, located on The Esplanade, Oban, is near McCaig's Tower, Oban Distillery, Dunstaffnage Castle, and Isle of Kererra.
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    Argyll and Bute, United Kingdom