Local services in Oban include:-
Banks and ATM’s
Medical and Dental
Laundry and dry cleaning
Rail and bus stations
Car hire and plenty of taxis
Nearest motorway: A82 – 40 miles
Nearest train station: Oban, 0 miles
Nearest airport: Glasgow, 95 miles
Free parking on site (10 spaces)
Off site charged parking
Calmac Ferry Terminal
The terminal is just minutes away from the hotel with fantastic island hopping opportunities. Direct ferries to Mull (and Iona via Staffa Tours), Coll, Tiree, Barra, South Uist, Colonsay, Lismore and Islay. Caledonian MacBrayne operates an extensive service from Oban. With regular daily sailings for foot passengers and car service you won’t know where to visit first!
Getting around the area
Hazelbank Motors (566476; www.obancarhire.co.uk; Lynn Rd; 8.30am-5.30pm Mon-Sat) rents small cars from £40/225 per day/week including VAT, insurance and CDW (collision damage waiver).
The main bus stop is outside the train station. West Coast Motors bus 417 runs from here to Ganavan Sands via Oban Youth Hostel (five minutes, two per hour Monday to Saturday). Bus 431 connects the train station with the Kerrera ferry and Oban Caravan & Camping Park (15 minutes, two or three daily Monday to Saturday from late May to September).
There’s a taxi rank outside the train station. Otherwise, call Oban Taxis (564666) or Kennedy’s Taxis (564172).