Royal Hotel

Argyll Square, Oban, Argyll and Bute, Scotland, PA34 4BE, United Kingdom | 3 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Oban

Travel day to Mull

A travel blog entry by rerowand on Aug 12, 2014

After breakfast we left the hotel for our travel day at 8:15. First stop was shortly down the road on the way to the first ferry. We explored in the rain (yes, Bertha is still with us) the Museum of the Isles located at the Clan Donald Skye complex. We first walked over to see the castle ruins of Amadale Castle. When followed the path to the museum. The museum talked of the history of the clans of the area known as the f of the ...

Hanging on by finger tips

A travel blog entry by pinklady27 on Aug 01, 2014

1 comment, 39 photos

... Lomand lapping patiently some 12 feet below. John who had made the scramble and jump moments before tried to help by shouting above the wind where another hand and foot hold could be found, which he had used, but Rhianwyn, being that bit shorter, couldn't reach them. As the icy rain was stinging our faces and making the rocks as slippy as an ice rink we really wondered what would happen to us. The only option was for John to ...

Skye to Oban

A travel blog entry by lil.wombat on Jul 31, 2014

4 photos

... shop which is where I ate. Headed back, got changed and sat in the common room with some of the group members as some of us were going to ceilidh. The ceilidh was a lot of fun. It started around 9, and was absolutely packed. There were apparently two Haggis Tour buses in town as well which were also there. It was aimed at tourists, and was a mix of dancing and performances of a singer (singing traditional Gaelic tunes), a piper and a highland dancer. At 1130 it finished and the ...

Highlands - Day 1

A travel blog entry by sbbwebsters on Jun 16, 2014

15 photos

... sell him to Mister. The dead man didn't pay his rent, anyways. Then one of the MenInCharge decided that it was a good way to get money. He would get residents drunk and then suffocate them. Then he would sell the bodies. He did that for two years until people noticed there was a serial killer around. A couple months later, the police caught the serial killer. The police sold his body to Mister. Mister chopped up his body. His skeleton is still in ...

We're off on the seas today to the island of Iona

A travel blog entry by magpie1 on Sep 20, 2013

1 comment, 14 photos

... for the Isle of Mull, where we hopped on a bus to traverse north to south (1 hr) , onto another smaller ferry and 10 mins later on the Isle of Iona. Two hrs later, reversed. Weather fine, but cool. Returned to Oban, enjoyed a meal at "Coast" - nice restaurant and then walked off what we'd eaten. Oban is very similar to Akaroa / Stewart Island (Sth Is, ...

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This 3 star hotel, located on Argyll Square, Oban, is near McCaig's Tower, Oban Distillery, Dunstaffnage Castle, and Isle of Kererra.
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