Backpackers Plus

Address: 21 Breadalbane Street, Oban, Argyll and Bute, Scotland, PA34 5NZ, United Kingdom | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 21 Breadalbane Street, 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

      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

      6 photos

      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 …

      Scotland 2

      A travel blog entry by colleengeoff on Sep 05, 2014

      1 photo

      5/9/2014. Friday We have just reached Oban. This is a very pretty little town. We left the hotel rather earlier than needed- that's me being anxious to not miss the train! We had to sit at the station & watch the board saying which trains were going for ...

      No vacancies at every turn!

      A travel blog entry by pinklady27 on Aug 08, 2014

      1 comment, 21 photos

      ... informed us there was not a bed to be found in the area and told us we would end up sleeping in the car. Taking up the gauntlet Rhianwyn ran door to door down several streets looking for a bed. The one B&B that had room had an unfriendly guy, who had hiked up the price by £30, had no off road parking, and no breakfast. Carrying on Rhianwyn got back in the car, which John had been skilfully driving through the congested ...

      A Sunday Drive

      A travel blog entry by burkley on Aug 11, 2013

      14 photos

      ... was commissioned by local architect John McCaig to keep local stonemasons in business.

      As we were going to have an early start the next day, we decided to have a quick dinner on the wharf. We came across a great seafood hut that was selling their catch of the day, both fresh and cooked. We had the mussels cooked in garlic, shallots and white wine which was delicious. A great way to end our time in Scotland's seafood ...

      Time-Travelling Loch Lomond

      A travel blog entry by kec100 on Jul 27, 2011

      2 comments, 38 photos

      ... to wash the worst of my laundry in their sinks. Tonight at Drover’s, I get out the dirty socks, especially the one I bled into yesterday. It sure can’t make things worse! So in some respects, Drover’s has its purpose: save your dirty socks for here!

      Dinner at Drover’s of grilled salmon, salad, chips – tasted fine, but don’t look around too closely.

      Karen vs the Osprey, Round Three: At ...