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Oban Distillery

Oban Distillery Stafford Street, Oban PA34 5NH, Scotland
+44 1631 572004
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I've been round a few breweries but never a distillery so it was interesting to visit this one that... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2016
Lucy L
Lichfield, United Kingdom
via mobile
Whiskey Tour

During a visit to Oban we came across the Oban Distillery and joined a tour of the distilling... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2016
John P
Dudley, United Kingdom
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Oban Distillery Stafford Street, Oban PA34 5NH, Scotland
+44 1631 572004
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Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

I've been round a few breweries but never a distillery so it was interesting to visit this one that has been producing whisky since 1794. We were taken round by a gentleman called Tim who is not only a guide but also one of the...More

Thank Lucy L
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

During a visit to Oban we came across the Oban Distillery and joined a tour of the distilling process.The tour guide Stuart was a very knowledge person on the process his wit and charm kept everybody interested.There were samples provided (don't tell HMRC) at the...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

Was a bit reluctant to part with £8.00 of my money at first but in the end it was worth it very interesting and informative choice in shop was excellant and also you get £3.00 off a bottle

Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 8 April 2016

It was a very nice and informative tour, where one can learn all about the secrets of the whisky making process in Oban. We also got to know the Whiskymap where we could pick our favorite flavors to buy. Well worth the 8 pounds entrance...More

Thank Anira76
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

We booked per email. They wrote back the next day and asked us kindly to call to book a tour, so i did. on the phone they asked us to book per mail, because we were more than one day in advance. So i did...More

Thank claudiasM8546EF
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

So interesting to listen to our fantastic guide, Stuart about how they make Whisky at the Oban distillery and even better to be able to try some of them

Thank coppers_12
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

A great little distillery in the centre of town. We booked a tour for £8 each before hand as advised due to the limited spaces available. Out tour guide was informative and knowledgeable and made the whole experience very interesting. At the end of the...More

Thank anthony5859
Reviewed 5 April 2016

The tour was interesting, the guide was extremely knowledgeable about whisky and happy to answer any questions. It is good value for money.

Thank ghelliwell2016
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a tour of the Oban Distillery this morning. It was informative and just the right length. The guide was knowledgeable about the entire whiskey making process. We have had the Oban 14 year old before but going to the home of a favourite...More

Thank Bacchus56
Reviewed 3 April 2016

As my husband's a whiskey drinker we thought we would have a tour of the distillery. From the moment we went inside it was a fascinating insight on how whiskey is actually made and why different whiskeys get there flavour and why they are single...More

Thank Laraine H
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11 August 2017|
Response from Beverley M | Reviewed this property |
We had a young lady who took our tour, she was amazingly knowledgable.
David C
15 July 2017|
Response from fraserfritz | Reviewed this property |
Not sure that I understand your question. What is IS?
Liz L
10 July 2017|
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Response from Geraldine M | Reviewed this property |
i dont think its suitable for a 3 year old. the bar area isnt suitable for youngsters there are a few seats but nothing that would keep a 3 yr old entertained. you could always wander round oban town there are a few places... More