Royal Hotel

Argyll Square, Oban, Argyll and Bute, Scotland, PA34 4BE, United Kingdom | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $148.00

Travel Blogs from Oban

Day Six - Southward Ho!

A travel blog entry by needlemind


... as the Old Man of Storr. As you will have discovered by now, we like to mix things up a little as we travel around, and so we left the wilderness behind for a while in order to visit Talisker distillery, the only whiskey distillery on Skye. We turned up at just gone 1100 and walked straight into the very next tour. The hour long walk around various vats, pipes, tanks, and other intricate technical machinery passed by very quickly. Gordon, our ...

Highland magic

A travel blog entry by jsafnuk


... t let them stay there). After a bit more driving we stopped at a lovely look our point to view the last of the highlands before going back. This area was used for many James Bond movies and went the landowner passed away, in order to keep it from becoming industrialized, Sean Connery purchased it and it is still wild and has no large urban centres. Lunch stop took place at Green Wellys were we had a delicious Cullen skink soup (fish soup) and ...

Cold, rainy and beautiful Scotland

A travel blog entry by samplum


It was a cold, wet but beautiful trip from Edinburgh to our next stop Glencoe. After such a warm day when we first got to Edinburgh it was a bit hard to handle getting out the jumpers and raincoats but the views were worth it. Glencoe is stunning! We couldn't believe that there was still snow on the mountains in the middle of Summer. It's very different to home. ...

The Scottish countryside on the way to Oban

A travel blog entry by vacationista


... and better still, buy a basket of veggies for 2 pounds to get the ultimate experience in feeding him. All the money you spend here goes to support him and his life. And before you ask me, I did buy those veggies, and I did take that photo feeding him that parsnip.

From here, our guide gathered us troops and we continued to Eilean Donan castle- which, in my opinion, is one of the most beautiful castles in the UK. This castle presents and ...

Oban and Fort William in the north

A travel blog entry by allangraham


... A bit more wandering about town took us up the hill to McCaig's tower, which is a stone circle with arches which looks a bit like the Coliseum and it sits on the hill over the town. Seemingly the guy commissioned it at the end of the 19th century to commemorate his family but also to provide employment for local masonry artisans in winter as he had realised that lots of them were out of work during that period. On the way down the hill ...

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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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