Notice to Visitors

Advanced booking for all tours and experiences is advised to avoid disappointment. To ensure the health and wellbeing of our employees and visitors, we will be implementing a number of precautionary measures. Find out how we are keeping you safe.

The Oban Distillery

Take a peek at the ins and outs of our working distillery. From the close sea location to the complex whisky making process.

OBAN DISTILLERY TOURS

Discover the right tour for you and book your experience online today.

You may need to queue outside so please dress appropriately for the weather.

Opening Times

Closing Dates: 25th & 26th December and 1st and 2nd of January.

  • Closes at 16:00 on 24th December

Following Scottish Government guidelines through their phased re-opening approach, the time has come to open the doors and welcome back our visitors. To ensure the health and wellbeing of our employees and visitors, we will be implementing a number of precautionary measures. Find out how we are keeping you safe.

October - March

Monday - Sunday: 12:00 – 16:00

LOCATION:

Oban Distillery, Oban, Argyll PA34 5NH, United Kingdom

CONTACT:

Tel: 01631 572004

Email: oban@malts.com

Sustainability

We're pleased to announce that Oban has been certified with the Gold Award for Green Tourism for our commitment and efforts in sustainability.

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THE STORY OF OBAN

Uncover the history behind the liquid

Founded in 1794, the distillery is the heart of the town. In fact, there wouldn’t have been an Oban town if it weren’t for entrepreneurial brothers Hugh and John Stevenson. But it was the improvements of J. Walter Higgin which put Oban Single Malt Scotch Whisky in a different league.

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Visit Scotland

A spirit of its own

Its name derives from the Gaelic language and means 'little bay', but when it comes to having an unforgettable break, Oban is definitely a place which is big on things to see and do.

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We want every one of our guests to enjoy an unforgettable experience when they walk through our doors. That begins and ends with the people who will work there. We’re looking for remarkable talent to provide the warmest of welcomes and to help us tell the story of our brands to the world. Interested? Visit our recruitment website for more information and details on how to apply.

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