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Oban Distillery

Oban Distillery Stafford Street, Oban PA34 5NH, Scotland
+44 1631 572004
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Great wee distillery, great tour guide

An excellent distillery tour and good value for money. Ann was very friendly, knowledgeable and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Paul C
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An Education!!!

Traveling thru Scotland, at the time it was just the 'next stop' on our trip. When you're in Oban... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Dan M
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“our tour guide” (112 reviews)
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Oban Distillery Stafford Street, Oban PA34 5NH, Scotland
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+44 1631 572004
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

An excellent distillery tour and good value for money. Ann was very friendly, knowledgeable and great sense of humour. Made the tour very interesting for my 9 year old son and gave him an Irn Bru, while the adults had their whisky tasting at the...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Traveling thru Scotland, at the time it was just the 'next stop' on our trip. When you're in Oban of course you're going to visit the Oban Distillery. Then we began our tour with Kyle... 5th generation-- and his knowledge, passion and energy was captivating....More

Thank Dan M
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The "full price" tour is well worth the extra. An intimate and interesting tour, followed by a relaxed tasting session. Our guide, Mike, was funny and interesting.

Thank Tom N
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Oban Distillery was very educational and a great experience. The whiskey was fantastic, I had to go to the bar to order more. Cameron was a fantastic tour guide. He had great whiskey recommendations and was a nice young man. Myself along with the...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was a very informative and fun tour. Kyle was a great tour host. He answered everyone questions and had a fun personality! We had a few tastings and was given a glass to keep. You will learn all about Oban scotch which is a...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

So we booked tour tickets ahead of time, so I can’t comment as to the same day availability. However, we heard folks come in without tickets and were able to get on a tour later that day (unlike Talisker that was sold-out for same day...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

It was a great experience. This disappointment is unique because its whiskey has a taste that has shades of taste of all Aukštikalniai whiskey. excellent service and an exciting tour. You will receive a glass of viscose in memory.

Thank Ligita N
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Small distillery ( you think it should be larger) but a very informative tour that was not rushed and the guild was happy to answer all questions. Nice touch to let us taste several of their offerings. Since it located in town nice you can...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We took the first tour of the day and had a great time. Our tour guide Sam was very knowledgeable and easy to hear and understand. We got to try the Little Bay and the 14. Both are great and available worldwide. We even got...More

Thank Gail Z
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My guide Alasdair was very clear and helpful, it was a pleasure to learn how Oban Distillery make their whisky. I recommend this tour!

Thank Sophie J
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Kent K
13 May 2018|
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Response from Lindsay C | Reviewed this property |
Only via stairways
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eysturoy
8 May 2018|
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Response from Jan M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is, but they have other distilleries represented that are owned by Diagio.
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Denise C
31 March 2018|
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Response from Slev1976 | Reviewed this property |
Hello I’m sure if you can actually do the tour with the young children
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