Wedding Venue at Oban Bay Hotel & Spa

Ensuring that the most important day of your life becomes the best day of your life, the experienced team at Oban Bay Hotel & Spa will deliver you an extra special wedding celebration in one fo the most stunning locations in Scotland. The hotel has one of the finest sea views on the romantic west coast of Scotland, perfect for admiring the on the day and creating beautiful wedding photographs that you will cherish forever.  We offer a special accommodation rate for your wedding guests to ensure your nearest and dearest can stay at the hotel too. 

Only ever holding one wedding per day, the high level of care and attention to your special day is guaranteed no matter what size of wedding you have. The hotel can accommodate small personal wedding ceremonies of up to 30 guests in the sun lounge during the morning and early afternoon, followed by a small, intimate luncheon in the dining room for your guests. For large, grander occasions, The Rannachan Restaurant and lounge accommodates 120 guests.

We are fully licensed to hold civil wedding ceremonies and can recommend someone to marry you as well as local suppliers who can provide an abundance of wedding ideas from table decorations to red carpets to make sure you have all the finer details covered leaving you to enjoy your special day.

Your wedding reception at Oban Bay Hotel & Spa includes:

  • Pre-wedding menu tasting
  • Red carpet arrival
  • Glass of bubbly for bride & groom
  • Wedding host on hand
  • White table linen and linen napkins
  • Cake stand and knife
  • Overnight stay with breakfast

We have a variety of rooms all licenced to hold civil, religious, and humanist weddings. 

Sun Lounge
Suitable for small weddings of up to 30, the Sun Lounge benefits from natural daylight, and full length windows showing the best view from the hotel of Oban’s bay. Ideal for a more relaxed wedding breakfast.  

Rannachan Resaurant
The Rannachan Restaurant allows for a larger wedding celebration of up to 120 guests.  Similarly to the Sun Lounge, the restaurant offers an abundance of natural daylight and is atmospheric as dusk falls.  


Chose from two rooms to say those special vows to each other.  They are both licenced to hold civil, religious and humanist weddings.  On the special day, arrive at Oban Bay Hotel & Spa to a red carpet welcome. Your ceremony room will be decorated in your chosen designs and colour scheme and all you’ll have to do is say “I do”.  

Building a good relationship with your suppliers is important so that you feel comfortable and trust in their service/s.  Those suppliers who’ll either be with you on your wedding day, or who will be providing a service at the venue, have to be the best at their job and we will only recommend those that we believe will be dedicated and committed to deliver their best for you. Ask us about who we recommend for:

  • Wedding photography
  • Bridal stores
  • Florists
  • Entertainment
  • Wedding Cake


Contact Us

Oban Bay Hotel & Spa
Corran Esplanade
Oban, Argyll
PA34 5AE