Backpackers Plus

Backpackers Plus
Argyll & the Isles


Backpackers Plus is Oban's favourite hostel, located in our specially converted Old Church in the heart of Oban. Whether you are looking for your own private hostel room without the frills and restrictions of a B&B or budget hotel or backpackers dormitory accommodation that's warm, comfortable and great value, we have just the very thing!

Whether you stay in our warm and cosy dorms or our clean and comfortable private hostel rooms, our great value prices include a light breakfast – cereals, bread for toast, juice and hot drinks. Plus there's our fully equipped kitchen facilities - including free tea, coffee and hot chocolate - and our unique Sky Room lounge.

The perfect place to stay for:

Arts & culture
History & heritage
Food & drink

What's nearby:

Near the sea
Nearby shops
City Centre location
Places to eat nearby

£19.50 to £33.50 per person per night
4 star VisitScotland Backpackers Rating
VisitScotland Backpackers Rating

Key Info

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Your Hosts

Mr P Twyman

Backpackersplus Breadalbane street Oban Argyll PA34 5PH

Tel 01631 567 189

Number of beds Beds 70
Maximum number of people Sleeps 75
Nearest public transport

Backpackers Plus hostel is right in the centre of Oban – close to the seafront and an easy 10 minute walk from the ferry terminal or bus and train station. Car parks and on-street parking are available near to the hostel - with Pay & Display charges until 6pm, then free overnight until 9am. The closest off-street car parks are at Corran Halls and Atlantis Leisure Centre (both under 5 minutes walk away).


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Self-catering kitchen
Dorm Rooms
Private Rooms
En-suite Rooms
School Groups
Communal lounge
Towel Hire