The Palace Hotel

20 George Street, Oban, Argyll and Bute, PA34 5SB, United Kingdom
The Palace Hotel
Enter dates for best prices
Compare best prices from top travel partners


Satisfaction Poor
Very Good


Value Score No Data

Show Prices

Good For Business
  • Families31
  • Couples40
  • Solo50
  • Business100

More about Oban


View Toward DowntownView Toward Downtown

one of the charming staffone of the charming staff

McCaig’s Tower (Oban, Scotland, U.K.)McCaig’s Tower (Oban, Scotland, U.K.)

Loch EtiveLoch Etive

Travel Tips for Oban

A Change in Time

by scottishvisitor

Years ago you couldn't cross to Ballachuilsh without the small ferries. Now they have build a road bridge with a footpath & gone is the romance of the Corries song about the River Gambler on the Ballachuilsh Ferry


by hevbell

This is a 30 acre farm park situated a couple of miles outside of Oban up in the hills. They have all kinds of animals there including deer, sheep, goats etc most of which are rare breeds and very cute! There is a pet corner where kids (and adults alike!) can feed and pet the tamer animals.

Its a previous winner of the Scottish tourist boards "Tourism Oscar"

Eilean Donan Castle

by keeweechic

Eilean Donan Castle sits dramatically on an island at the meeting point of Lochs Duich, Long and Alsh. You can see it for miles as you approach the area and it features in many articles on Scotland.

The castle was built in 1220 by Alexander II and was bombarded by the English warship the 'Worcester' in the 18th century. In 1932 the MacRae family reconstructed the ruin and today the castle houses a museum and clan memorial.

Dunstaffnage Castle

by stevezero

Once the of the original Kingdom of the Scots, it was to here that The Stone of Destiny was brought over from Ireland via Iona. In the mid-ninth century with the Norsemen attacking from the west, the seat of power was moved to Scone, near Perth. The Stone was used at the coronations of subsequent Scottish kings until it was taken by Edward I to Westminster Abbey in 1296. The Stone was returned to Scotland on Saint Andrews' Day, 30 November 1996 and can now be seen in Edinburgh Castle.
Dunstaffnage Castle looks square and impenetrable with round towers. A MacDougall stronghold until 1309, it was seized by Robert the Bruce who then appointed the Campbell clan as its hereditary keepers in the name of the Crown.
Bonne Prince Charlie's heroine, Flora MacDonald, was held prisoner here for a short time in 1746.

In the care of Historic Scotland -
Admission Charge - Adults £3.00

If you are innocent visit the jail

by scottishvisitor

Inverary Jail provides a lot of information on Scotland's criminal past. If you stole some bread you were imprisoned for 30 days. If you stole a sheep you were sent to Australia - I would presume you got to take the sheep with you (ewe)


Popular Hotels in Oban

Queen's Hotel

Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

Corran Esplanade, Oban

Show Prices

Falls Of Lora Hotel

Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

Connel Ferry, Connel, Argyll and Bute, PA37 1PB, United Kingdom

Show Prices

Portsonachan Hotel & lodges on Loch Awe

Southlochaweside, Dalmally, Argyll and Bute, PA33 1BJ, United Kingdom

Show Prices

Caledonian Hotel Oban

Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

Station Square, Oban

Show Prices

View all Oban hotels

View all Oban hotels

Latest Oban hotel reviews

Falls Of Lora Hotel
161 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 16, 2014
Portsonachan Hotel & lodges on Loch Awe
989 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 15, 2014
Oban Youth Hostel
44 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Mar 27, 2014
79 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Mar 7, 2014
Queen's Hotel
359 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 18, 2014
Oban Bay Hotel & Spa
818 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 14, 2014
Kilchrenan House
287 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 17, 2014
Caledonian Hotel Oban
600 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 16, 2014
Loch Melfort Hotel
391 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 8, 2014
166 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Jan 6, 2014
Jeremy Inglis Hostel
65 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Nov 29, 2013
198 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Feb 11, 2014
Swallow Queens
1 Review & Opinion
Blair Villa
27 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Oct 8, 2013