The Oban Bay Hotel is set on the edge of Oban's picturesque Esplanade and is the ideal base from which to explore Scotland’s west coast. Convenient for the train and ferry terminals it is ideal for both leisure and business guests.
There’s much to see and do in the area including: whale watching, trips to Mull & Iona, Oban Sea Life Sanctuary, ancient castles, Oban Distillery, golfing, kayaking to name just a few.
This 3 star hotel in Oban offers modern bedrooms and luxurious suites which are appointed to a very high standard. There are limited sea view rooms (six in total), which are very popular and are fast sellers.
The Rannachan Restaurant at the Oban Bay Hotel has both a table d’hôte and à la carte menu featuring fresh, local seafood and the stylish bar serves meals throughout the day. The Oban Hotel's spacious sun lounge offers a panoramic view of the bay, the island of Kerrera and the mountains of Mull.
Relax in the hotels mini Sonas Spa, enjoy the steam room, sauna and outdoor hot tub – with views of the bay. Pamper yourself and book a spa treatment (we recommend that you book prior to arrival).
The Oban Bay Hotel has limited parking available and requires to be pre-booked prior to arrival, this is chargeable at £5 per day, alternatively there are free parking facilities within one minute walk of the hotel.
The Oban Bay Hotel in Oban offers great late deals and special offers on short breaks throughout the year.
- Private Car Parking (Arrangeable)
Unless specified otherwise, prices are quoted per adult per night.
Childrens reductions are available, for more details see our terms and conditions.
Single Room Supplement £15.00
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There are 3 different styles of bedrooms at the Oban Bay Hotel;
Standard, Executive and Junior Suites.
All of the rooms are en-suite and feature private facilities, TV, telephone and hospitality tray.
The suites are slightly larger in size and offer stunning views over the bay.
Please note that only the Executive and Suites are located facing the front of the hotel and these rooms only have Double beds in them, NO TWIN beds are available on upgrade. There are only 2 Executive £12.50pppn) and Junior Suite Rooms(£25pppn Supp). These rooms as well as Family Rooms are on a request basis only.
The maximum amount of people family rooms at the Oban Bay Hotel can take are 2 adults and 2 children)
The Oban Bay Hotels has a selection of health and beauty treatments such as Swedish, sport and aromatherapy massage, facials and manicure and pedicures.
The Oban Bay hotels Rannachan restaurant serves the freshest and best of Scotland's land and sea produce while the Bar offers guests the best of Island and mainland malt whiskies.
Dinner is served from: 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Breakfast is served from: 7:30am - 9:30am
The harbour town of Oban has many attractions to visit on your short breaks: from whale, dolphin and seal spotting to walking, cycling and golf. A few minutes walk from the hotel there is a large variety of shops including well-known High Street stores and unique Scottish gift shops.
Oban is known as the “Gateway to the Isles” as it's south pier is the main ferry terminal for car ferries to Mull, Coll, Tiree, Barra, South Uist, Colonsay, Lismore and Islay. A short drive from the Oban Bay Hotel is the famous “Bridge over the Atlantic”. The Bridge was made famous due to the defeat of the Jacobite Army; the Government banned the use of the Gaelic language and the wearing of tartan and the kilt. The Islanders nearby from Easdale and Seil would change from their traditional garb at the Inn beside the bridge before crossing to the mainland. The inn to this day is still known as 'Tigh an Truish' - "the house of the trousers".
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Directions to the Oban Bay Hotel in Oban
If you are driving from the south, take the A82 to Tyndrum and join the A85 to Oban. If you are coming from the north, take the A82 and cross the Ballachulish Bridge. At the roundabout, take the Oban A828 exit. Follow the road across the Connel Bridge and at the T-junction turn left for Oban.
First ScotRail runs twice-daily trains from Queen Street Station in Glasgow.
Mull, Colonsay and the Western Isle ferries berth a short stroll from the Oban Bay hotel.
The nearest airports are Glasgow and Edinburgh
Fort William (45)
Cruise to Isle of Mull takes 45 minutes
Mileages are approximate
Unless otherwise stated guests booked on a rate/package including Dinner receive a six course Table D'Hote Menu, with the option to purchase from the a la carte menu at a bracketed (reduced) supplement.
Only the upgrade able rooms have Sea Views and there only 3 of these rooms in the hotel. These rooms are only Double bed or Suite, NO TWINS have sea views. Please contact Classic Britain first to check availability prior to booking to avoid disappointment. All Upgrades carry an additional Supplement
Best Room Available - you will be allocated the best available room on check in. Please note that a superior room is not guaranteed, unless you have opted to pay the supplement for a guaranteed upgrade.
Pets - £10 per dog per night and must be well behaved. Not allowed in public areas
Due to the limited number of spaces available, car parking at the hotel must be booked in advance - Car parking at the hotel costs £5 per night, please call the hotel direct to book. There is also on street parking close by which is free.
Please note that there is 6 steps to access the lift in the hotel.
Please note that the Festive Packages are 4 nights Christmas, 3 nights Twixmas and 3 nights at New Year. When booking for Festive Breaks, please book the Festive Package. If you book on the short break rates there is a minimum 3 night stay required and you will NOT be included in any of the Festive Programme. Classic Britain Children's rates do NOT apply at this time. Please call Classic Britain to book for families.