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Oban Youth Hostel

Hostel | Esplanade, Oban, Scotland PA34 5AF

89.7% Overall Rating

109 out of 119 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (27/12/2013)

"I liked that fact that the staff were always helpful and friendly. The building is very solid and withstood all that the Gales and sea threw at it. It is kept nice and warm and self catering facilities are…"

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  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Washing machines
  • Café
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Onsite shop(s)
  • Outside area
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Breakfast USD 7.30
  • Towel USD 3.25

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen

Important Information

Please note that this Hostel does not have 24 hrs reception. If you are planning to arrive after 23:00 please inform the property in advance!

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 3 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 14:00
Latest Check-out: 10:00

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Our seafront hostel was extensively refurbished in 2010/11 to include all en-suite facilties and full catering. Our hostel and four star purpose built lodge offer panoramic views across the bay and great facilities. The hostel is a firm favourite with single travellers and families from all over the world and is the best hostel in town. Read more

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Shared Rooms Help! A shared room (typically a dorm) is a bedroom which you share with other people from the property. The number of beds in a room is shown in the room name, e.g. ‘5 Bed Dorm’, and you can book as many as you need. Some properties have male only dorms and female only dorms.

6 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

6 Bed Dorm - Male only (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included
Private Rooms Help! A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.

Bunk Twin En Suite (Lodge)

Quad Room En Suite (Lodge)

Double Room En Suite (Lodge)

Family Room (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

2 Bedroom Apartment (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Single (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

2 person (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

About Oban Youth Hostel

The main building includes a new members kitchen, dining room, lounge and media room. The bedrooms come in a variety of sizes to suit all requirements. The Lodge also incorporates top class hostel standards including a combined kitchen/lounge facility along with one, two, three and four bedded premier rooms. All the rooms at Oban hostel are en-suite.
Superb facilties and an international atmosphere make the hostel a perfect base. Whether you are wanting an action-packed adventure, a taste of the local culture and history, to use the "Gateway to the Islands", or just complete peace and quiet, Oban is the place to visit.

"A lovely, well run hostel with the local fish & chips a must for anyone visiting Oban - I will be back!" - Netty G (Wiltshire)
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