Portsonachan is a great place to stay while you are exploring Argyll and Bute as some of the city’s star attractions are close. Two sights that should be on every visitor’s itinerary is the wonderful Cruachan Power Station and the ever-popular Loch Awe. And don’t miss Ben Cruachan and Inveraray Castle.
Those interested in exhibits and shows will find plenty of unique cultural attractions in and around Portsonachan. Spend a while admiring the exhibits at Oban Distillery in Oban and the Oban War and Peace Museum.
If you are into nature, plan a trip to some of the nearby green spaces. These are good spots to relax. Enjoy listening to the birds, skim rocks in the shallows and enjoy some sunshine at nearby Ganavan Sands in Oban. There are some pleasant family parks, so take a picnic blanket to the Ardkinglas Woodland Garden in Cairndow and Arduaine Garden in Oban.
While you are in and around Portsonachan, be sure to visit Kilchurn Castle in Dalmally, the St. John's Cathedral in Oban and Castle Stalker in Appin. Whatever your faith, you’ll be moved by the serene atmosphere at sacred places like Kilmeford Church in Oban. If you’re into history, the area’s past comes vividly back to life at the Dunstaffnage Castle and Chapel in Oban.
There's no reason to neglect your game while you are here. Visit the Glencruitten Golf Club in Oban to enjoy the fastest greens, trickiest bunkers and friendliest clubhouse.
After enjoying Portsonachan, rest up in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. Take your pick from the Regent Hotel, Oban, the Oyster Inn, Oban, or the Roseneath Guest House, Oban.