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Oban/Dunstaffnage
56°24.899'N, 005°28.742'W Chart icon.png
lat=56.41499 | lon=-5.47904 | zoom=13 | y

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Charts

See Scotland.

Weather

See Scotland.

Passages

See Scotland.

Islands

See Scotland.

Communication

See Scotland.

Navigation

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Entrance

Oban/Dunstaffnage is a port of entry for United Kingdom. For details see Entrance: United Kingdom.

Berthing

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Marinas & Yacht Clubs

View of Oban Marina

Oban Marina

Oban Marina/wiki/Oban/Dunstaffnage#Oban_Marina
Berth icon Oban Marina [[Oban/Dunstaffnage#Oban Marina|Oban Marina]] 56°25.077'N, 005°29.712'W

Oban Marina is on the Kerrera island. It has 100 pontoon spaces and 30 moorings. Depth throughout is a minimum of 6 metres

info@obanmarina.com; Tel: +44 (1631) 565333; VHF channel 80
Address: Oban Marina, Ardentrive Bay, Isle of Kerrera, Oban, Argyll, PA34 4SX, United Kingdom
Hours: Open every day from 09:00 to 17:00
View of the Dunstaffnage Marina

Dunstaffnage Marina

Dunstaffnage Marina/wiki/Oban/Dunstaffnage#Dunstaffnage_Marina
Berth icon Dunstaffnage Marina [[Oban/Dunstaffnage#Dunstaffnage Marina|Dunstaffnage Marina]] 56°27.067'N, 005°25.973'W

Just 3 miles north of Oban. The Marina has excellent facilities with 250 fully serviced berths. Full facilities.

reception@dunstaffnagemarina.com; Tel: +44 (1631) 566555; Fax: +44 (1631) 571044; VHF channel 80
Address: Dunstaffnage Marina Ltd, Dunbeg, Oban, Argyll, Scotland, PA37 1PX, United Kingdom
Hours:

Anchorages

  • In Oban Bay
  • Across E of Kerrera island

Amenities

Facilities
Water
  • In Oban Marina, from a spring
  • In Dunstaffnage Marina
Electricity
  • In Oban Marina, cards can be obtained from Reception
  • In Dunstaffnage Marina
Toilets
  • In Oban Marina
  • In Dunstaffnage Marina
Showers
  • In Oban Marina
  • In Dunstaffnage Marina
Laundry
  • In Oban Marina
  • In Dunstaffnage Marina
Garbage
  • In Oban Marina
  • In Dunstaffnage Marina
Supplies
Fuel
  • In Oban Marina
  • In Dunstaffnage Marina (Diesel only)
Bottled gas ?
Chandlers
  • In Oban Marina, limited supplies
  • In Dunstaffnage Marina
Services
Repairs
  • In Oban Marina, 50 ton lift, repairs, winter storage
  • In Dunstaffnage Marina, sailmaker
Internet WiFi:
  • free in Oban Marina
  • in Dunstaffnage Marina
Mobile connectivity ?
Vehicle rentals ?

Provisioning

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Eating out

  • Oban Marina
Waypoint restaurant & bar
  • Dunstaffnage Marina
Wide Mouthed Frog Restaurant, Bistro and Bar

Transportation

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Tourism

History

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Places to Visit

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Friends

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Forums

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Links

References

See United Kingdom.

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