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Oban Distillery

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Oban Distillery Stafford Street, Oban PA34 5NH, Scotland
+44 1631 572004
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Well Jim! It was great! Very informative, funny and easy to follow! It was a large group, and was the last tour of the day, but you kept everyone engaged! Great dry sense of humour and very entertaining! The bar was lovely too, excellent little...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank stewartmccheyne
Reviewed 2 days ago

As my husband has been drinking Oban for years, we were not going to leave Scotland without a visit to Oban and the distillery. We were not disappointed - our (female) guide was friendly, funny and very knowledgeable. We were given samples of the scotch...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Piper58
Reviewed 2 days ago

Hello all just to say had a lovely tour with Sam today was very good and this is my second time here shall come again, have to say a big big HELLO SAM

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank John417248
Reviewed 3 days ago

Learn about the history of this little distillery and the making of this lovely whisky. Staff are friendly and knowledgeable. As a memento, you come away with a glass after having a tasting. Don't worry if you are the driver they let you take your...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great explanations of the whiskey-making process, witty jokes, and delectable samples of the Oban distillery's various whiskeys.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Patrick S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Early this week the wife and I who are visiting the Highlands decided to visit the Oban distillery . We were shown around by our host Jim who was very entertaining and knowledgeable. The tour is approximately and hour long and visits various parts of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank 693tonyk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is very beautiful. Our guide Mike is very nice and his explanations are clear. Fantastic Mike! The whiskies are excellent. And now, we know how to make good whisky.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Xavier B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely wee place which I've visited several times. A recent addition to the experience is a tasting bar which gives the option of buying a dram or two if you don't have time to commit to doing a tour, and offers a wide range of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank edinmike82
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had Kyle as our guide, highly recommend! Very knowledgeable, very passionate! Don’t need to be a whisky fan (I’m not) to enjoy this. This distillery is the whole reason why there is a town, so great for getting to know the town itself! Loved the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank m0rayas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to a couple of larger distilleries and breweries in the past, and this small one beats them all! Our guide was amazing! She knew all the details about the brewery and process and clearly took pride in her job and work place....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Response from lesrlunn | Reviewed this property |
Buying in advance would help as it can get busy but the tours are very regular you shouldn't have a problem
9 July 2018|
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Response from wendye | Reviewed this property |
I’m sorry I can’t really answer that as we are English. The other couple on the tour were from Belgium but their English was excellent so the guide only spoke in English but I’m sure if you emailed them they would be able... More