So many facilities await you ashore and on the water!
Oban Town has everything you could need: gift and clothes shops, cafes and restaurants, supermarkets, chemists, book shops, doctors, dentists and opticians. Oban also has a cinema showing the latest releases. Just ask if you would like some advice about places to go. As you sail on consider the list of places with everything from fine dining, lively pubs or quiet moorings within an easy day’s sail of here.
NPP do not take bookings for berths, the facility is operated on a first come, first served basis
Fees include the use of the pontoons, toilets, showers, electricity and water on the pontoons.
No fuelling can be carried out on the pontoons themselves.
Diesel fuel and gas is available from Kerrera Marina (across the bay on Isle of Kerrera, 01631 565333) or from Tommy Barbour (Railway Pier Fuel Supplies, 01631 562849)
No car parking is provided for NPP, although there is plenty of paid council parking in town.
TOILETS & SHOWERS
Toilets and showers for the sole use of visiting vessels are available in the Harbour Office building. Access to these facilities is controlled by key-pad - the access code (which is the same for the Pontoons access gate) is provided when vessels check-in at the NPP office.
240V is available on the pontoons (16A & 32A). This is subject to a fair use policy and we ask users to be mindful of this. Please be mindful of safety and ensure cables do not cause a tripping hazard.
Water is available on the pontoons. Please do not drop the end of the hose into the water or leave the water running unnecessarily. Please remove hoses when filling is completed.
4 domestic waste bins are situated at the pier head, and recycling is available for plastic and paper/cardboard in the port waste compound on the north side of the North Pier.
Free Oban town WiFi (BIDS4Oban) is available in town and will be extended to include the NPP in the near future.
Lockers are available, at a small charge, within the Harbour Office building, please see office staff for keys.
No packages/mail will be received/accepted by north pier pontoon staff unless agreed and conditions met