Holiday Cottages In Oban

The vibrant waterside town of Oban boasts sensational nineteenth and twentieth century architecture, which is typical of the apartments close to the town. Further out the holiday cottages take on a far more rural feel, set in fabulous landscapes with undoubtedly fine views. Whatever your tastes, you may just find the perfect holiday cottage in Oban for you listed right here on Cottages Direct.

The Oban War and Peace Museum gives visitors a wonderful insight into local history. With interesting exhibits and information including those on the town in World War Two, when it was home to many servicemen, as a naval base which played an important part in The Battle of the Atlantic. Learn about the towns fishing industry, the construction of important local landmarks such as McCaigs Tower and the development of transport links in the area. Volunteers run the museum, admission is free and it is a must for those wanting to know more about Oban’s rich history.

Self-Catering In Oban

The Scottish Highlands are famed for excellent quality, fresh fish and seafood, and Oban gives the opportunity to sample this local delight. With a seafood hut where you can get amazingly fresh, local seafood to take away, you can either enjoy it there and then, or incorporate into your own delicious dishes at your holiday cottage. There are also many restaurants for a special evening out.

Dunstaffnage Castle and Chapel is a fantastic example of Scottish architecture, and a visit here is a great way to work up an appetite! The huge curtain wall of the castle is one of the oldest surviving examples in Scotland, and with its elevated position overlooking the Firth of Lorn, you can imagine the days when it was the stronghold of the McDougal clan. In the grounds are the ruins of a 13th century chapel, still well preserved, with much of the altar intact. Information boards detail the rich history, which helps visitors appreciate the importance of this stunning castle in Oban’s history.

Booking Accommodation In Oban

It’s fast and simple to find and book your self-catering holiday cottage in Oban through Cottages Direct. Our easy to use website enables you to browse through the collection of properties available, and once you have chosen your holiday accommodation you can book direct with the owner. This gives you the advantage of being able to tailor your stay to your exact requirements, and ask any questions you have.

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Things to do in Oban

Oban, in the Scottish Highlands, is a popular destination with visitors throughout the year. Situated around the beautiful bay of the Firth of Lorn, Oban offers a sheltered environment as the outlying islands of Kerrara and the Isle of Mull protect it from the winds and waves. Visit the area’s many historic landmarks or take a relaxing walk on the beautiful beach at Ganavon Sands, which younger visitors will love to explore. Famous for its whisky distillery, as well as the stunning scenery of the coastline and the mountainous Scottish Highlands, Oban is the ideal place for a self-catering break.

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Self Catering holiday accommodation near Oban, Argyll and Bute for 2 people returned 2 results

North LodgeNorth Lodge
7 nights starting 21/04/2021: £395.00Sleeps: 2
Riverside detached cottage, Wi-Fi, Sky +, wood burning stove, summerhouseBedrooms: 1
Kilmartin, Argyll and ButeView Shortlist
700095/1Availability Updated 26/02/20210More details
Bo Nan Taigh CottageBo Nan Taigh CottageEasy book
7 nights starting 15/05/2021: £415.00Sleeps: 4
modern, clean and comfortable in delightful surroundings Bedrooms: 1
Aberfoyle, Stirling and FalkirkView Shortlist
4354042/1Availability Updated 06/04/20210More details
Balure CottageBalure CottageEasy book
7 nights starting 16/04/2021: £498.00Sleeps: 2
Delightful, quiet, crofters cottage, by loch with stunning views and wildlife Bedrooms: 1
Oban, Argyll and ButeView Shortlist
238566Availability Updated 25/02/20210More details
The RetreatThe RetreatEasy book
7 nights starting 22/05/2021: £695.00Sleeps: 6
lovely 3 bedroom house with open fire and private garden Bedrooms: 3
pitlochry, Perth and KinrossView Shortlist
700529/1Availability Updated 20/12/20200More details
Tigh Na LenykTigh Na LenykEasy book
7 nights starting 17/04/2021: £720.00Sleeps: 4
Double & Twin rooms with stunning Conservatory facing private lochan.Bedrooms: 2
Killin, Stirling and FalkirkView Shortlist
224146Availability Updated 12/04/20210More details
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