Clean comfortable rooms
Clean comfortable rooms
Clean comfortable rooms
Clean comfortable rooms
Clean comfortable rooms
Oban's favourite hostel
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Clean, comfortable rooms @ Backpackers prices

Single, double and twin private rooms in your favourite hostel in central Oban. Plus larger rooms for small groups.

Private rooms with shared bathrooms and showers (sleeping 1 to 5 people) - single, double and twin rooms, plus larger rooms for groups of up to five. Our private rooms have wash hand basins, a television, there is WiFi throughout and there's a fully equipped private kitchen.

During the Covid-19 crisis, each of our private rooms is allocated a separate bathroom with toilet, shower and plenty of hot water for your personal use.

Inside rooms with ensuite facilities (sleeping 1 to 4 people) -  individually designed ensuite rooms in our converted Old Church Hall. These rooms have super-comfortable beds with ensuite toilet, wash hand basin and shower.

The decor is simple and fresh; features include a mix of exposed stonework from the original Church Hall, hand crafted stone carvings, esoteric room fittings and fantastic fine art prints. Rather than external windows, these rooms feature beautiful light boxes for a light and airy feel.

With individual room temperature control as part of the building heat recovery and ventilation system, these rooms are ideal for a quiet, peaceful night's sleep. All rooms have free WiFi and tea and coffee making facilities and there is easy access to the main hostel next door, including the Sky Room lounge and comprehensive kitchen.

All rooms feature:

Linen & towels included

Duvets, sheets and pillowcases are provided and towels are free of charge.

Television & WiFi

All rooms are equipped with a television and there is WiFi throughout.

Reception hours

Reception is open from 4pm to 7pm.

Hostel check-in

Check-in time is during Reception opening hours from 4pm to 7pm only. For check-ins outside those times, please email to make arrangements.

For every booking, please make sure to get in touch with us in advance for check-in and breakfast arrangements and safety procedures.

Fresh, clean towels. Duvets, sheets & pillowcases too

Duvets, sheets & pillowcases too

Fresh, clean towels

Backpackers Plus rooms - best of both worlds

Oban's Backpackers Plus offers you the best of both worlds. With our private rooms - located in separate buildings next door to the main hostel in the Old Church - you'll enjoy affordable, cosy, private accommodation in the heart of Oban without the frills and restrictions of a traditional bed and breakfast.  Plus you'll have all the freedom and flexibility of your favourite backpackers hostel, including access to the main hostel's facilities including the Sky Room lounge.

Come & go as you please

Whether you are out exploring Oban or relaxing in our Sky Room lounge, you are free to come and go as you please. All our private rooms come with their own key - it's your own place in Oban.

Your own place in Oban - Backpacker's Plus private rooms

Backpacker's Plus private rooms

Your own place in Oban

Whether you stay in our Private Rooms with shared facilities or our new Inside Ensuite Rooms, you'll have access to all the cooking facilities you need.

Private Rooms with shared facilities

There's a fully equipped kitchen and dining area in this part of the hostel where you can prepare and store your own food. Whether you simply want to make a sandwich or cook a hot meal you are free to make use of the cooker, microwave, fridge, pots/crockery and plenty of hot water for the washing up afterwards. Help yourself to free tea and coffee!

Buffet breakfast included - your Private Room rate includes a light buffet breakfast available in the kitchen.

Inside Ensuite Rooms

These rooms have their own tea and coffee making facilities, and access to the fully equipped kitchen in the main hostel for cooking your own meals. 

Buffet breakfast included - your Inside Ensuite Room rate also includes a light buffet breakfast in the main hostel's kitchen.

Sky Room lounge

Private room guests are free to enjoy the Sky Room lounge in the main hostel building - watch the sun go down over the rooftops of Oban.

See the Sky Room on our Gallery page 
Buffet breakfast included......when you're ready to get up

...when you're ready to get up

Buffet breakfast included...

A Backpackers Plus welcome to Oban!

Our friendly, knowledgeable staff will welcome you to Oban and will happily help you plan your visit. Drop in at Reception in the main Backpackers Plus dorm hostel.

Sky Room lounge

That's also the place to go if you’re looking for some company - feel free to join the fun and meet other backpackers in our Sky Room with its relaxed, international atmosphere - not to mention giant Jenga, board games, a DVD/book exchange and FREE WiFi throughout.

Chat the night away, challenge new friends to a game of pool or simply read a book or pore over local maps.

See the Sky Room Gallery 
Our  Sky Room lounge - Meet, play, cook, eat, relax...

Meet, play, cook, eat, relax...

Our  Sky Room lounge