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Oban Distillery

Oban Distillery Stafford Street, Oban PA34 5NH, Scotland
+44 1631 572004
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The smell of the heart of the run was divine

As soon as I walked in I was warmly welcomed. Visitor centre is pristine and I understand why they... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
shellbell1335
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Great tour!

First tour of a distillery in Scotland! Loved it, and learned so much! Super friendly staff! The... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Melinda S
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Boise, Idaho
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Oban Distillery Stafford Street, Oban PA34 5NH, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

As soon as I walked in I was warmly welcomed. Visitor centre is pristine and I understand why they have one an award for best vc! Pia was our tour guide and there were just the the three of us on it! But she did...More

Thank shellbell1335
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

First tour of a distillery in Scotland! Loved it, and learned so much! Super friendly staff! The scotch was fabulous. Can’t wait to go back again sometime soon.

Thank Melinda S
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was our second distillery tour in Scotland. It was far and away the best. Oban is a very traditional distiller, one of the oldest around, and ALL of its whisky is retained as single malt - no blending in this place!! The tour itself...More

Thank Ed S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited Oban for a day trip during off-season. Still, tours were offered (on a Saturday) and Bill was our guide. He did a splendid job, knew everything about the distillery there was to know, and was funny and easy to understand. Would definitely recommend...More

Thank Birte S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not a scotch drinker, but husband is. However, the tour was really great and our guide was very entertaining. Being such a small distillery, it's a much more intimate tour than the larger ones. We really enjoyed ourselves.

Thank Laurie L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the best £10 I've spent in a while. You get a very well constructed and informative tour (lasts approx.1 hr.), a souvenir glass and a Scotch tasting upon completion. Our tour guide, Paul, was amazing! You also get a £5 off coupon should...More

Thank Katherine W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our tour guide was funny, kind, and knowledgable. He gave the tour a Scottish touch and added comedy throughout the tour.

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The weather was less than pleasant when we visited Oban, so we decided an indoor activity, touring the distillery, would be appropriate as we both like the Oban 14. The tour itself was okay, but pretty standard, not much different from brewery tours I've taken....More

Thank Jack D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located in the heart of Oban, this little distillery has undergone little change or expansion since its establishment, now that it finds itself in the midst of urban development. As Friends of the Classic Malts, we enjoyed a complementary tour and had thankfully booked in...More

Thank Anuj_Mithani
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The guide was very informative and explained the whole process of distilling. Was good to see the large vats used to start the process,

Thank singletravellerBob
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17 October 2017|
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Response from Matthias G | Reviewed this property |
You do not have to do it, but I recommend it - especially the Oban tour is really nice. The best DIAGEO tour.
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We had a young lady who took our tour, she was amazingly knowledgable.
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Not sure that I understand your question. What is IS?
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