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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      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

      TripAdvisor Reviews Backpackers Plus Oban

      4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

      Travel Blogs from Oban

      Spectacular Oban

      A travel blog entry by sanjay_dange on Apr 19, 2014

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      Ester weekend with two holidays.. four days with sunny whether was unique combination for holiday in Scotland. Initial thoughts were to take camping vacation and relax in wild nature. But it was not suppose to happen. Few friends joined and plans changed to sight seeing around Oban.

      Finding right accommodation was next difficult task …

      Another day

      A travel blog entry by jessielewcock on Jan 15, 2015

      Note: Each night where I haven't finished typing before going to sleep, I leave myself notes to help with typing up the rest when I get back to it. This time, the notes were so few and so blunt that looking at them you'd be able to tell at this stage that I was just about over it, as I was so sick and so tired! I still having a good time and appreciating it, but it's pretty evident I wasn't exactly the ...

      Good on You Gary

      A travel blog entry by jamestug on Dec 18, 2014

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      A travel blog entry by kas19 on Sep 13, 2014

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      ... The STICKY TOFFEE PUDDING. Our seafood mains were delish but they were nothing compared to the pudding. It was a moist chocolate cake engulfed in toffee and cream sauce. Seriously, the best dessert of the trip by far. On Trip Advisor one commentor stated they wanted to bath in a vat of the toffee and I'm not going to lie after that pudding I want to as well. It was soooooooo gooooood! In a full pudding coma we headed back to the B&B for some ...


      A travel blog entry by dianadoone on Jan 30, 2014

      5 photos

      ... penguins which nest just around the point in Curio Bay. These were seen before dusk coming out of the sea and waddling up the rocks to the nests under the cliffs. This was a popular spot each evening with visitors and the penguins didn't seems to mind so many onlookers. I managed to get some footage of parents feeding their chicks, a very special reward for two hours patience. Thursday we had to get up early for a ferry to Stewart Island from Bluff. The ...