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Great selection and a photography exhibition too.

Well set out and with great quality books we spent a while wandering and looking at many of the... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2018
Sockknitter5
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Kelso, United Kingdom
Good place to browse in a cold day

Went in to get out of the cold and ended up purchasing 2 books. A cookery book (of the low fat... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Anne Q
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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26 Jul 2018
“Great selection and a photography exhibition too.”
4 Mar 2018
“Good place to browse in a cold day”
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Reviewed 26 July 2018

Well set out and with great quality books we spent a while wandering and looking at many of the books. Upstairs was a local photo club exhibition with some great views and one in particular of the Milky Way over the harbour. Many local maps...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

We make a point of visiting this bookshop whenever we are in the area or staying in Oban. Unlike most of the other Waterstone branches it doesn’t feel like a chain & has a huge variety of interesting books and local books relevant to the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Tallis
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Went in to get out of the cold and ended up purchasing 2 books. A cookery book (of the low fat variety) and a self help book that took my interest, after reading the little comments added by Waterstones. Until I read the book I...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Anne Q
Reviewed 28 October 2017

We popped into Waterstones to look at board games, and the selection in this Waterstones beats any of the Waterstones we have back home, however the price of some of them was insulting with some being £15-20 more than they cost elsewhere, whether that be...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Kakariko
Reviewed 5 September 2017

If you find yourself in Oban, as well you might if you're heading to the isles, stop by Waterstones bookstore. They have the best selection of books about Scotland that I've seen anywhere. From the latest in fiction to hiking maps and gifts, Waterstones has...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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