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Beach Resorts & Hotels in Oban, Scotland

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Cameron Guest House
3 out of 5
2 Strathaven Terrace, Breadalbane Street, Oban, Scotland
The price is £98 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (40 reviews)
Perfect

"I really enjoyed my stay at Cameron Guest House. Talk about super clean. It was immaculate. I just love that it’s a young family operating here. I checked in a little late so I missed the owners but they left me all the instructions I needed and it was super easy. Also great communicators via email, ..."…"

Reviewed on 6 Mar 2020

Cameron Guest House
Perle Oban Hotel
4 out of 5
Station Square, Oban, Scotland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £159 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (410 reviews)

"Excellent location.... near to railway, boat terminal and bus station....."…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar 2020

Perle Oban Hotel
Falls of Lora Hotel
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4.3/5Excellent! (18 reviews)

"Real, old-fashioned hotel. You know what, I am too busy to spend time doing this."…"

Reviewed on 28 Jun 2019

Falls of Lora Hotel
Roseneath Guest House
3 out of 5
Dalriach Road, Oban, Scotland
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4.2/5Excellent! (417 reviews)

"Sarah was delightful and very helpful! This place felt like home away from home."…"

Reviewed on 1 Oct 2019

Roseneath Guest House
Ayres Guest House
3 out of 5
3 Victoria Crescent, Oban, Scotland
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4.1/5Very Good! (16 reviews)
Nice hotel across from Harbour.

"This was a charming hotel across from the harbour which we could see from our window. It was close to the downtown area so easy to walk to. There is a pub in the basement of this complex so it was really nice to be able to go for a drink without having to go far. Breakfast was good. We really enjoyed ..."…"

Reviewed on 7 Dec 2016

Ayres Guest House
Lagganbeg Guest House
3 out of 5
4 Victoria Place, Oban, Scotland
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4.1/5Very Good! (11 reviews)

"We were just in Oban for a night as a stop off en route to the isle of Mull and Lagganbeg guest house was a very pleasant place to stay the night. The room was clean, tidy and well equipped. The property is very close to the seafront and town centre, the host was very friendly and the breakfast options ..."…"

Reviewed on 10 Sep 2019

Lagganbeg Guest House
Wide Mouthed Frog
4 out of 5
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The price is £108 per night
4/5Very Good! (168 reviews)

"Friendly staff, lovely breakfast. Great to stay overnight on our way home from holiday. A bit noisy by the road but this is our third stay so it can't be that bad."…"

Reviewed on 28 Sep 2019

Wide Mouthed Frog
Glenview Guest House
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3.9/5Good! (412 reviews)

"Owners were friendly and welcoming. Breakfast was delicious. Beds were comfortable, Quiet restful sleep."…"

Reviewed on 18 Oct 2019

Glenview Guest House
Knipoch Hotel
4 out of 5
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The price is £185 per night
3.9/5Good! (27 reviews)
wonderful place

"Not only is this hotel a beautiful place to stay, but the setting, the food, the luxurious accommodations make this a unique experience. We will fondly recall being here for years to come."…"

Reviewed on 18 Oct 2019

Knipoch Hotel
Best Western Muthu Queens Hotel
4 out of 5
Corran Esplanade, Oban, Scotland
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3.8/5Good! (484 reviews)

"Worked there 50 years ago and wanted to see the place again. Liked the relaxed atmosphere created by the staff. Extractor fan in the bathroom faulty but staff extremely helpful about this."…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar 2020

Best Western Muthu Queens Hotel
The Kelvin Hotel
The price is £109 per night
3.7/5Good! (239 reviews)

"Theirs was the best bed that I have slept on in three weeks! Staff was friendly and the little pub lounge was warm and comfy."…"

Reviewed on 25 Oct 2019

The Kelvin Hotel
Columba Hotel
3 out of 5
The price is £109 per night
3.7/5Good! (397 reviews)
Oban stay

"Very good stay , the bed was a bit soft but was ok, the room was very clean and warm with plenty of room. The shower was good but took time to warm up . The breakfast was excellent will stay here again ."…"

Reviewed on 21 Feb 2020

Columba Hotel
The Royal Hotel
2 out of 5
Argyll Square, Oban, Scotland
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The price is £84 per night
3.6/5Good! (415 reviews)

"History and location. People were good. Room was rather dark as ceiling light was dull. Overlooking the internal courtyard and backs of other buildings was not great."…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar 2020

The Royal Hotel
The Palace Hotel
3 out of 5
20 George Street, Oban, Scotland
The price is £140 per night
3.3/5 (140 reviews)

"The owners were very friendly and helpful. They had a delicious breakfast and were available to answer questions."…"

Reviewed on 19 Sep 2019

The Palace Hotel
Oban Bay Hotel
3 out of 5
Corran Esplanade, Oban, Scotland
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The price is £157 per night
3.3/5 (314 reviews)

"Loved that the property was DOG FRIENDLY & that the hotel was beautifully renovated to a very high standard. The food was excellent - breakfast & dinner."…"

Reviewed on 6 Jan 2020

Oban Bay Hotel
The Regent Hotel
The price is £92 per night
3.2/5 (573 reviews)
Wonderful nice place for short stays near all amen

"Nice hotel with easy access for short stays ."…"

Reviewed on 30 Dec 2019

The Regent Hotel
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Beach Hotels in Oban

Known for its historical sites and island views, Oban offers a lot for the traveller planning a getaway. This walkable destination has 19 beach hotels and other accommodation options to choose from, so it's easy to find one that works for you.

As you search for a place to stay by the water in Oban, consider selecting one of these top beach hotels with high ratings from Expedia travellers.

The Palace Hotel - 3-star hotel near Ganavan Sands. It features a restaurant, a bar and TVs. Guests love the central location and breakfast.

Glenview Guest House - 2-star guesthouse near Ganavan Sands. Our travellers recommend its proximity to shopping and overall value. This guesthouse boasts free full breakfast, a restaurant and free WiFi.

The Regent Hotel - 2-star hotel near Ganavan Sands. It offers a restaurant, a bar and TVs. Guest reviews highlight the beach location and comfortable rooms.

Ayres Guest House - 3-star guesthouse near Ganavan Sands. It features free WiFi, a bar and flat-screen TVs. Guests love the helpful staff.

An-struan Bed and Breakfast - 4-star bed & breakfast. This bed & breakfast boasts TVs and in-room coffee makers.

Planning Your Trip to Oban

If weather is an important factor for your holiday, you can use these local temperature and rainfall averages to decide your travel dates.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 15°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, March and April, with an average temperature of 4°F
  • Driest months: May, January, June and February, with an average rainfall of 2.75 inches
  • Rainiest months: January, June, February and July, with an average rainfall of 3 inches

Sightseeing in and Around Oban

After arriving and settling in at your accommodation of choice, you might want to venture out and explore. Beach lovers can spend some quality time by the water at Ganavan Sands. Discover the area's historical sites and island views, and make time for local attractions like McCaig's Tower and Oban Distillery. For additional things to see and do, consider a visit to Oban Ferry Terminal or St. John's Cathedral. Visitors also enjoy Oban for its:
  • Tours
  • Seafood
  • Kayaking

Getting around Oban

To get to Oban, you can fly into Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), the closest major airport, which is located 55.1 mi (88.6 km) from the city centre. To venture out into the surrounding area, ride one of the trains from Oban Station or Oban Connel Ferry Station. You can take a ferry and cross the water to see more of the region.

Frequently asked questions

What is Oban like for travellers who love the beach?
Known for its island views and fresh seafood, Oban offers a lot for the traveller planning a getaway.
What's the best place to stay for a beach holiday in Oban?
High Cliff Guest House is a top B&B for a beach holiday, and features free parking and a bar. Other good options to stay near the beach include The Regent Hotel and Falls of Lora Hotel. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Ganavan Sands or Tralee Beach.
What's the weather like in Oban?
If weather is an important factor for your holiday, you can use these local temperature and rainfall averages to decide your travel dates. The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 13°C, while the coldest months are February and January, with an average of 6°C. Average annual rainfall for Oban is 1012 mm.
What is there to see and do around Oban?
After arriving and settling in at your hotel, you might want to venture out and explore everything Oban has to offer. Beach lovers can head straight to Ganavan Sands or Tralee Beach for some quality time by the water. Discover the area’s island views and fresh seafood, and make time for local attractions such as Loch Linnhe and Lochaber Geopark. For even more to see and do, pay a visit to McCaig’s Tower or Oban Distillery.
What's the best way to get around Oban?
The closest major airport is in Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), located 55.1 mi (88.6 km) from the city centre. To see more of the surrounding area, ride one of the trains from Oban Station or Oban Connel Ferry Station. You can catch a ferry and cross the water to see more of the region.

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