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Oban Distillery

Oban Distillery Stafford Street, Oban PA34 5NH, Scotland
+44 1631 572004
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Favorite Distillery Tour

Oban is a gem and the distillery is a significant part of the community and its history. Our... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Judith S
Ghent, New York
Nice to pass on some time if its raining

We visited the distillery on a rainy saturday afternokn. It was very busy and we had to book our... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Preston, United Kingdom
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Oban Distillery Stafford Street, Oban PA34 5NH, Scotland
+44 1631 572004
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Reviewed yesterday

Oban is a gem and the distillery is a significant part of the community and its history. Our favorite of the distilleries we visited. James, our tour guide, was knowledgeable, witty and considerate. Tour was informative and fun - I am not a whiskey drinker...More

Thank Judith S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited the distillery on a rainy saturday afternokn. It was very busy and we had to book our slot. The tour takes about an hour and it is interesting and informative. You get to sample some of the Oban 14 and theres also another...More

Thank Tracey090
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Booked the tour online and we're glad as the last tour of the day was sold out. Our tour guide, Paul, was excellent. He took the complex process of distilling scotch and brought it down to a level we could all understand and not make...More

Thank Sue K
Reviewed 3 days ago

Having never visited a distillery before, this was really enjoyable. How to make such an excellent product from such simple ingredients. Recommend you visit if you can

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great tour with Kyle! He did a great job of explaining the details of the process and also summed up the information so it is easy for the casual drinker to remember.

Thank Erin M
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was a great distillery tour - one of the better ones we did! Great insight into one of the smaller distilleries - really great information about the process - plus we got to taste Oban right out of the cask (in addition to the...More

Thank Dylan H
Reviewed 5 days ago

16 people per tour. You can schedule on line or be prepared to wait for an hour or so, very busy. Ann was our guide, very personable and knowledge on the Scotch making process. A trip to Scotland isn't complete without a distillery tour. Two...More

Thank GashF15
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a most enjoyable hour or so on the tour. Paul our guide was very knowledgeable and attentive. Bonus of having a wee taste of the 8yr old malt and being able to keep the glass. But the 14yr old dram at the end was...More

1  Thank Rhona C
Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and myself were here for a tour in June. We had the normal tour which is really great. Our tour guide Kyle was very nice and had told a lot in a great way. Had lots of laughs. If not for Kyle I...More

Thank 2nstra
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just turned up at the venue with no booking and 3 hours later we were sampling some of Scotlands finest whisky. (free momento whisky glass thrown in as well) Used my free £5 voucher against a bottle of Oban 14 year old whisky, this...More

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Liz L
10 July 2017|
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Response from Geraldine M | Reviewed this property |
i dont think its suitable for a 3 year old. the bar area isnt suitable for youngsters there are a few seats but nothing that would keep a 3 yr old entertained. you could always wander round oban town there are a few places... More
26 March 2017|
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Response from Alea G | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. We had to climb a few flights of stairs on the tour.