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Went there for afterparty at Oban Live. This was very nice place, good service and atmosphere. I... read more

Reviewed October 26, 2018
Aabenraa, Denmark
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A good night out

Good music, great atmosphere, highly recommended. Very mixed crowd so suitable for anyone even if... read more

Reviewed August 24, 2016
Pat C
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Oct 26, 2018
Aug 24, 2016
“A good night out”
This venue can accommodate 200 people with a large bar in the centre of the premises. Our cosy intimate atmosphere is ideal for enjoying our music. From late June until September we will be running our Ceilidh Show seven nights a week, especially...more
13 Middle Street, Fort William PH33 6DP, Scotland
+44 1397 700666
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Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

Went there for afterparty at Oban Live. This was very nice place, good service and atmosphere. I will be back again

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed August 24, 2016

Good music, great atmosphere, highly recommended. Very mixed crowd so suitable for anyone even if you just want to sit and listen.

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank Pat C
Reviewed September 13, 2015

What fun for all ages! And not dear at all! A real eye opener, good Scottish Folk Music, a wonderful Scottish dancer , then they get everyone on the floor to dance in the Ceilidh. Surprisingly not all tourists, lots of locals too , which...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank John G
Reviewed September 8, 2015

My wife and I were in Oban, she talked with several of the locals and was informed of the Skippinish.... a place to listen to live music and also learn how to dance some of the local traditional dances, within an hour or so the...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank buffet67
Reviewed December 19, 2014

Included in the Holiday I had in Oban this year with Highland Heritage The MD Ian Cleaver put on a matinee show with the Skipinnish band for all the holiday makes in that week from all the group hotels which I thought how good of...More

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank BARRY C
Reviewed July 9, 2014

The website states, "From June to September, we run our spectacular Scottish Ceilidh Show seven nights a week," and in a second place on the website, "8PM – 10PM (Doors open 7.30PM). Open every night from June to September," but we showed up on a...More

Date of experience: June 2014
4  Thank Trains26
Reviewed July 6, 2014

Not sure why this is still listed as being in Fort William because it isn't. Although it should be. The actual venue is in Oban about 40 miles or so away. Apparantly there used to be a venue in Fort William but not now. Found...More

Date of experience: August 2013
3  Thank fliff
Reviewed March 11, 2014

Skipinnish Ceilidh House is run by professional musicians & record company owners Andrew Stevenson & Angus MacPhail of the well- known Celtic Music band Skipinnish. When we are in Scotland we like to really get into the swing of things and we like to listen...More

Date of experience: September 2013
2  Thank Peter C
Reviewed December 29, 2012 via mobile

was disappointed as it is just a pub/nightclub and times of entertainment are very limited would have given it amiss if l had realised.

2  Thank alison0001
Reviewed November 29, 2012

tourist themed ,no locals apart from band would be better to find local pub with folk music.by the time you reach this far north you ll probably seen better.

Date of experience: October 2012
1  Thank alan k
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