Backpackers Plus

Address: The Old Church, Oban, Argyll and Bute, Scotland, PA34 5PH, United Kingdom | Hostel
 
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This hostel, located on The Old Church, Oban, is near McCaig's Tower, Oban Distillery, Dunstaffnage Castle, and Isle of Kererra.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsBackpackers Plus Oban

    Reviewed by meganfisher

    church hostel

    Reviewed Jun 11, 2013
    by (55 reviews) , Canada Flag of Canada

    Amazing hostel located in an old church. The beds were comfortable and the location great.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Backpackers Plus Oban

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding
     

    Travel Blogs from Oban

    Day 6 - 5th day of hiking

    A travel blog entry by barblcunningham on Jun 11, 2015

    1 comment

    ... We hike the Way each day and are met at the end point and transported back to the guest house. It is lovely; beautiful grounds and facilities. There is an outdoor swimming pool and jacuzzi which sounds pretty appealing at the end of a days' walk. The meals are great. You sign up for your courses for dinner in advance. There are no opportunities for changing your mind! I don't think people with strong food preferences would do well either! Sheil ...

    June 8, 2015

    A travel blog entry by gayle.mclister on Jun 08, 2015

    2 comments, 7 photos

    ... site of the massacre in 1692 before arriving in Oban our destination for the night. As soon as we were booked in we set off to the top of the town to view the harbour from McCraig's Tower, absolutely stunning. We had a beautiful Italian dinner on the pier before we headed back up the hill to bed, early start in the ...

    Another day

    A travel blog entry by jessielewcock on Jan 15, 2015

    ... Here's what my original entry said: more wet weather, more snowy mountains, more lochs, more waterfalls, more deer, Oban another dead location. That's seriously it! The highlight of the day was definitely our stop at Glencoe. We walked up to a viewpoint so that we could see the iconic railway arches that the Hogwarts Express travels over on its journey to Hogwarts, and got a beautiful view over the lake ...

    Mayday!

    A travel blog entry by kec100 on Jul 28, 2011

    28 photos

    ... to put up wood huts for campers to rent, offer public toilets and showers and opened a small general store, which specializes in exotic meats – kangaroo, alligator, kudu… Yet none of it is overly touristy or intrusive. I hope they’re making a mint!

    Just as I was about to set off down their road, they asked if I would wait just a minute as they were bringing the sheep in up the road. So I watched a hundred or so ...

    Glencoe

    A travel blog entry by mbsteve on Aug 24, 2009

    3 photos

    ... and having vinegar perhaps added to it...). While eating on a park bench in the middle of the main park here we could look over cathedrals, churches and the bottom end of the shops.

    Heading home via the Spean Bridge, we stopped off quickly at the Commando memorial and take the mickey out of the local 'flock'. We also past through Loch Laggan and Dalwhinnie. Late night arriving home, bout ...