Oban Backpackers

Oban Backpackers

About Us

Whether you’re passing through Oban on the way to the Islands, or staying for a couple of days and exploring historic and beautiful Argyll, the original Oban Backpackers is the best backpacker accommodation in town!

The Original Oban Backpackers is perfectly located to enable you to make the most of your time in Oban. Just a ten minute stroll from the bus, train and ferry terminals, our friendly hostel has everything you will need after a great day out exploring.

Our spacious, bright dorm rooms offer wide comfy beds that come complete with fitted sheets, duvets and 2 comfy pillows. Our powerful hot showers are guaranteed to leave you feeling refreshed and ready for your next adventure.

We have a fully equipped self-catering kitchen that has everything you will need to cook your favourite meal and plenty of storage space and fridges available for you to use.

Things to Know

  • Free hostel booking service for all of Scotland’s Top Hostels
  • Information on buses, trains and ferries
  • Self-catering kitchen open 7:30am to 10:30pm
  • Free tea, coffee, and hot chocolate
  • Fabulous real coal fireplace in the heart of our funky living room
  • Optional breakfast served from 05.00am – 10.30am (£3.00 for a wee bit of everything – fruit juice, cereal, toast & a freshly baked Scottish scone)
  • Free WiFi
  • Bicycle storage
  • Luggage storage
  • Laundry service £5.00 (we wash & dry your clothes for you)
  • Towel hire £1.50
  • Free street-parking after 6pm until 9am
  • Free use of hair-dryers
  • The building is closed to guests between 12noon and 5pm daily.


Booking Policies

You must have suitable photographic identification to stay at our hostel.
If any guest within your booking is under the age of 18 you MUST contact us on (01463) 236 556 before making the reservation online.

The building is closed to guests between 12noon and 5pm daily.

All payment types accepted at check-in.
All payment types except American Express available for online bookings.

Unfortunately, due to past experiences, we do not accept stag or hens parties.

Contact Us

+44 (0) 163 156 2107
Email: info@obanbackpackers.com
Facebook: /ObanBackpackers
Oban Backpackers
Breadalbane St
PA34 5NZ

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