Discover a selection of 19 holiday rentals in Oban that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including internet/WiFi and parking available. Prices start at £ 96 per night, and cabins and cottages are popular options for a stay in Oban. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Oban
Destination guide

Friendly Oban will entice you

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Oban. Revered for its local tours, kayaking and seafood restaurants, this city is both welcoming and walkable. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Oban

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Oban a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Glencoe Mountain Resort (28.7 mi / 46.2 km)
  • Wings Over Mull (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Crarae Garden Argyll (21.7 mi / 34.9 km)
  • The Dragons Tooth Golf Course (21.7 mi / 35 km)
  • Tobermory Marine Exhibition (26.8 mi / 43.1 km)
  • The Ice Factor (28.3 mi / 45.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Oban

Travellers enjoy Oban for its island views and seaside. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Oban is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ganavan Sands (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Loch Awe (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Loch Linnhe (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Highland Titles Nature Reserve (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Corryvreckan Whirlpool (20.1 mi / 32.4 km)
  • Loch Leven (22.3 mi / 36 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Oban

Fly into Glasgow International Airport (GLA), the closest airport, located 55.1 mi (88.7 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Oban Station or Oban Connel Ferry Station and explore the city from there.

What are the top holiday rentals in or near Oban?

Whether you want a cosy escape for you and your honey or someplace roomy to fit all your friends, you'll find some top holiday rentals in and around Oban. Here are a couple to get your inspiration flowing:

  • "Central Oban Two Bedroom Apartment With Lift Access And Private Parking" is a favourite with guests. Around 0.1 miles from Oban, it has 2 bedrooms and loads of amenities to help you feel at home, including internet services and a restaurant dining guide.
  • "Seaside Apartment - Guests In 2 Bedrooms" also promises a memorable escape, offering 2 bedrooms, a fireplace, cookware, dishware and utensils and more. It's around 0.1 miles from Oban.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Oban holiday rental for you.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Oban?

Vrbo has some character-filled log cabins available in and near Oban. Get the rustic cabin experience while spending time in Mother Nature at either of these impressive choices:

  • "Authentic Log Cabin In A Lovely Forest Location Close To Stunning Loch Awe" works hard to make sure your Oban getaway is all you dreamed it would be. With amenities that include an oven and a kitchen to make life easy, all you have to do is put your feet up and enjoy your break.
  • Bring a few pals with you or cuddle up with your love at "Oak Is A Charming, Well Equipped Log Cabin With Hot Tub And Wood Burning Stove". A balcony and a stovetop are just two of the conveniences you'll find at this charming escape.

What are the top-rated holiday rentals for weekend getaways in or near Oban?

If you're in need of somewhere to get away from it all for a couple of days, we've got plenty of wonderful weekend getaways in and near Oban. Recharge your batteries at one of these popular options:

  • Book a stay at "3 Bedroom Accommodation In Oban", around 0.1 miles to the southeast of Oban, and you've got yourself the ultimate weekend escape. You'll have natural attractions like Tràigh nam Beach and Tralee Beach nearby and conveniences like WiFi and a nearby beach at your fingertips.
  • Another appealing option is "3 Oban - Fantastic Sea View Apartment", around 0.1 miles southwest of Oban. When you're not cozying up in your rental taking advantage of golf and a nearby laundromat, get out and see Moine Mhor Nature Reserve and Ardalanish Berach.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Oban?

Usually compact, easy on the wallet and well located, it's not difficult to succumb to the charms of a studio apartment. Get comfy in one of these options and get acquainted with Oban up close:

  • Make "The Editor's Choice" your home for a few days or more. This great holiday rental comes with amenities including a beach and nearby hunting activities.
  • Alternatively, get away to "Stunning 1 Bedroom Accommodation", which comes with conveniences including a hair dryer and an iron and ironing board.

When you're ready to leave your studio apartment and go exploring, there's loads to keep you on the move around Oban. Into art and culture? Plan a visit to Loch Fyne Gallery and Luckenbooth Gallery.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Oban?

You'll find a range of short-term rentals in and around Oban. And best of all, Vrbo has something for all styles and budgets — from generous-sized homes with a garden to exquisite lodges perfect for a romantic getaway. Here's a selection of what's on offer here:

  • Stay a few nights at "The Editor's Choice" in central Oban. Here, you'll have easy access to top attractions like Traigh na Garbh-airde.
  • Or perhaps "2 Bedroom Accommodation In Oban" is a better match. Explore nearby sights such as Traigh na Corpaich during the day and then rest and relax in your comfy rental at night.

What's the best place to stay if you're looking to rent a house for a weekend in or near Oban?

If you're short on time but want to get away, book a holiday home for a weekend in Torsa Island. This rural area is 12 miles to the southwest of Oban and the ideal place for a mini break. Spend Saturday exploring the surrounding area and then Sunday doing whatever you like.

What are the best large group holiday rentals in or near Oban?

Browse these large group holiday rentals in or near Oban where you won't have to leave anyone off your guest list:

  • A nice range of amenities including a garden and a fireplace make "5 Bedroom Accommodation In Ardmaddy Castle" a favourite. This sizable getaway has 5 bedrooms and accommodates up to 12 people. From central Oban, it's around 9 miles away to the southwest.
  • Invite as many as 12 of your favourite folks to "4 Bedroom Accommodation In Clachan Seil" and fill its spaces with love and laughter. This top option has 4 bedrooms and is around 9 miles to the southwest of Oban. It's crammed with features to keep your large group comfortable, including a fireplace and a kitchen.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Oban?

A pool is often a nonnegotiable when choosing where to stay on holiday, particularly if you're bringing the kids along. Check out these houses with a pool in or near Oban and fill your days with splashing good fun:

  • Switch to vacay mode at "Thistle Haugh, The Peaceful House With A Hot Tub", where your main priority will be pool time. Amenities such as a kitchen and a microwave oven help make this escape a favourite with guests.
  • Spend leisurely days splashing about or enjoying peaceful moments beside the water at "Comfortable Detached House With Mountain And Meadow Views". This property is another top choice and comes with childrens activities, a dining table and more.

Don't know how to pack your bags for your Oban break? This appealing destination has an oceanic climate. During the summer months, expect average temperatures ranging from 50null to 60null. Check out our selection of Oban holiday rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more inspiration on where to stay.

What are the best large family holiday rentals in or near Oban?

Whether your idea of the perfect escape is up in the mountains or on the beach, you'll have so much more fun if you share it with those closest to you. Consider one of these large family holiday rentals in or near Oban and bring along the whole crew:

  • Located about 4 miles to the southeast of Oban, "More Room To Relax - Theme Parks" has 5 bedrooms and sleeps up to 10 guests. It's equipped with a range of amenities, including a swimming pool and a DVD player.
  • Another popular option is "Luxury Cottage With Jacuzzi On Shore Of Sea Loch". This property is 4 miles northeast of Oban and comes with childrens activities, a dining table and more. With 4 bedrooms accommodating up to 8 people, you won't need to leave anyone off your guest list.

If you're hoping to visit some family-friendly attractions around the area, you won't have to look far. Atlantis Leisure, Clachan Bridge and Wings Over Mull offer fun for all the crew.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Oban?

Escape the hustle and bustle and treat your loved ones to a different kind of holiday. Stay in one of these family cabin rentals in or near Oban and get the camping experience — but with all the creature comforts you're used to!

  • "Authentic Log Cabin In A Lovely Forest Location Close To Stunning Loch Awe" - Enjoy quality time with your crew at this escape, which is around 12 miles southeast of the centre of Oban. Cable/satellite TV services and a living room are some of its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Oak Is A Charming, Well Equipped Log Cabin With Hot Tub And Wood Burning Stove" - This stay is also perfect for families and is around 12 miles southeast of Oban. Offering a fridge, cable/satellite TV services and more, it'll get everyone's nod of approval.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Oban holiday rental that's perfect for your needs.