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Skipinnish Ceilidh House

34-38 George Street, Oban PA34 5NL, Scotland
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thursday scottish dancing!!!

there was a lady baretender who was great she was like the mum of the bar and look after me with a... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2014
miss-p-piggy
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
A fun night for dancing!

We wandered in totally spontaneously... and had a great time learning new dances and joining with... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2013
Jan N
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Seattle, Washington
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Skipinnish Ceilidh House in Oban not only offers live Scottish music shows throughout the summer, but is also a club night venue on Saturday nights and throughout the winter for locals and visitors to the area. Visit our Facebook page to see the up-to-date listings of what is on - Skipinnish Ceilidh House.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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34-38 George Street, Oban PA34 5NL, Scotland
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Reviewed 24 May 2014

there was a lady baretender who was great she was like the mum of the bar and look after me with a smile and knew my order after the 2nd round loved it!!

Thank miss-p-piggy
Reviewed 28 October 2013

We wandered in totally spontaneously... and had a great time learning new dances and joining with friendly people we had never met before. They really cared about helping us to learn the dances and we enjoyed casting our inhibitions aside and just having fun. Loved...More

1  Thank Jan N
Reviewed 29 September 2013

We went to the Skipinnish after reading about it in Rick Steve's books and we were not disappointed. The evening was a mixture of dancing, singing, and bagpipe playing. There were several dances where we got to participate, which was tons of fun. The most...More

Thank Kk2020
Reviewed 23 September 2013

There are few greater pleasurers than to share with local people in their entertainment. It is old fashioned but still great fun and everyone joins in. The musicians and dancers are world class. Absolutely charming.

Thank Lucia-Thiery
Reviewed 19 September 2013

Went in August as a part of a tour for some Scottish music and dancing. Great band, cheap entrance fee, good atmosphere.

Thank JessLM85
Reviewed 28 August 2013

Great band, we bought the CD. Audience participation hilarious, plenty of opportunity to join in, well, at least for us, as we'd been up Ben Nevis on the day we went.............. Would be even better if they served food, although they do allow you to...More

1  Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 7 August 2013

Visited a few times for celidhs and other events and the heat can be stiffiling , needs more ventalation or air conditioning fitted.

Thank AnnMacTaynuilt
Reviewed 30 July 2013

FantasticSkipinnish band...bought the cd. Overwhelmed by the patriotism and good behaviour of the young Scots in the audience. Not enough room to dance comfortably, but great for a listen or some light bruising if you get on your feet. Well recommended.

Thank Tricia W
Reviewed 20 July 2013

We booked a ceilidh night here in advance for out visit to Oban, really looking forward to a proper night of ceilidh dancing, as was advertised. That's not what we got though. We got a band who would play a couple of songs, then give...More

2  Thank BenedictSnow
Reviewed 20 July 2013

We didnt actually go inside this place, my partner is disabled so we could not ceilidh dance, but we were sitting on the waterfront outside, and were able to enjoy the music, and here the dances being called.

Thank scottishlassie64
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