Oban and the Isles

Oban and the Isles

Join Reays on our 5 day holiday to Oban, the perfect gateway to explore the Hebridean Isles.

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Join Reays on our 5 day holiday to Oban, the perfect gateway to explore the Hebridean Isles.

Join Reays on our 5 day holiday to Oban, the perfect gateway to explore the Hebridean Isles where spectacular scenaery, lush landscapes and sparkling seascapes await your arrival.

 

Mutha Alexandra Hotel, Oban ***

Nestled between the lodgings of the Bishop of Argyll & the Isles and the Old Oban Baptist church, The Alexandra Hotel enjoys one of the most spectacular locations in Scotland. The views across Oban Bay to the island of Kerrera and beyond are an instant joy.

 

The beautiful glass frontage allows guests to soak up stunning views every minute of the day. Colourful sunsets, seabirds of all kinds and seals can be spotted most evenings, the perfect end to a day while guests enjoy a drink in the bar area.

 

Each standard bedroom comes with an ensuite bathroom, hairdryer, flat screen television, iron and tea and coffee making facilities.

 

Price includes:

  • 4 night stay at Mutha Alexandra Hotel

  • Dinner, bed and breakfast

  • All excursions

  • Free time in Oban, Mallaig and Easdale

  • Return ferry crossing between Oban, Mull and Fionnphort

  • Luxury coach travel

  • Services of an experienced tour driver

 

Monday

Morning departure from our local area with stops on route, we travel to Oban which will be our base for the next four nights. Here you will be treated to fabulous views overlooking the Isles of Mull and Kerrera.

Tuesday

Following an early breakfast we make our way down to the harbour to catch the morning sailing to Mull. We will then enjoy the scenic drive to Fionnphort for a short ferry crossing to Iona, the burial place of Scottish Kings including the legendary Macbeth. We then have a late afternoon return ferry crossing to Oban, returning in time for evening dinner in our hotel.

Wednesday

Today we head for the highlands. With breath taking views, we travel through Glencoe to Fort William, overlooking Loch Linnhe. After a short break, we will board the train to Mallaig, taking in the beautiful scenery on route. Your coach and driver will be waiting for you at Mallaig where you will then return to the hotel in time for dinner.

Thursday

Another scenic drive awaits you as we travel over the Atlantic Bridge to Sil Island, which is one of few Scottish islands where no ferry is required. We then travel to its most southern point to the quaint village of Easdale where you will have some free time before we return to Oban. After spending the afternoon at your leisure in Oban, we return to the hotel for our evening meal.

Friday

Today we bid a fond farewell to Oban and embark on our journey home, a scenic drive in itself. We will arrive home in Cumbria late afternoon.

Monday 25th March 2019

5 days

Price per adult twin or double: £369.00

Child price available on request

Single supplement: £50.00 (single room for sole occupancy)

Deposit £40.00 payable on acceptance of booking.

 

Balance due 8 weeks prior to departure

 

 

Important information

Please advise us on booking of any mobility needs.

Where tourist services are provided orally this will be done in English.

The size of the tour will not exceed 61 and in the majority of cases will be less than this.

The minimum number of persons required for the holiday to take place will be notified to you at least 20 days before the commencement date.

 

This package is organised by Reays Coaches.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Aspatria Bus Stop outside Library Car Park
Market Square, Aspatria CA7 3HB
Aspatria 1 Bus Stop outside Library Car Park
Market Square, Aspatria CA7 3HB
Carlisle/Travel Centre Reays Travel Centre, 11-13 Devonshire Street
Carlisle CA3 8LG
Cockermouth, Aldi Aldi Cockermouth, Low Road,
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 4HH
Distington Rathbone's, Main Street
Main Street, Distington, Workington CA14 5XJ
Egremont Market Place bus stop, opposite Heron Foods,
Egremont CA22 2AA
Gretna Gretna Inn, Annan Road
121 Annan Road, Gretna DG16 5DN
Harrington, Galloping Hor Galloping Horse Inn, 95 Main Road
High Harrington, Workington CA14 4NQ
Maryport, Curzon Street Co-op Store, Curzon Street
Maryport CA15 6DA
Thursby Bus Stop, Village Green
Thursby, CA5 6PE
Whitehaven Bus Stop (opposite Shipwrights Arms)
Whitehaven, CA28 7XE
Wigton Bus Station, King Street
Wigton CA7 9EP
Wigton Depot Reays Coaches Depot, Strawberry Fields, Syke Park
Wigton CA7 9NE
Workington Seaton Bus Stop (opposite M&S Car Park)
Workington CA14 3AB

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