Oban Youth Hostel

Esplanade, Oban, Argyll and Bute, Scotland, PA34 5AF, United Kingdom | 4 star hostel
Prices starting from $38.00

Travel Blogs from Oban

Loch lomond verso Oban

A travel blog entry by balestro on Jul 06, 2013

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La mattina, dopo una lauta colazione con tutto il necessario lasciatoci al cottage, andiamo a fare una gita in barca nel lago. Per 30 ci portano con una barca, solo noi 8, a zonzo per una mezzoretta tra le isolette del lago. E' sabato di luglio, il tempo non male, ma troviamo solo pochi campeggiatori su delle isole, che si danno al campeggio " …

Giorno sull'isola di Mull

A travel blog entry by balestro on Jul 07, 2013

19 photos

Partiamo la mattina presto per andare a prendere il traghetto delle 8:30 da Oban. Per fortuna troviamo posto senza problemi, 87,5 euro a famiglia, andata e ritorno, e passa la paura.
Decidiamo di dirigerci direttamente verso Fionnphort, per andare sull'isola di Iona, attrazione principale, riservando al pomeriggio eventuali visite alle altre …

Day Six - Southward Ho!

A travel blog entry by needlemind


... it could easily have been somewhere far more exotic. We splashed around in the water for a while, dried ourselves off (including getting some incredibly stubborn sand out from between our toes) and made our way to the Jacobite memorial at Glenfinnan. This tower represents those who fought as part of the Jacobite uprising and it has been built on the very ground where it all began. You can also see the impressive old viaduct from here, the very same ...

Highland magic

A travel blog entry by jsafnuk


... Yum! Entering the moor we were treated to another radical change in scenery. The area here is filled with small hills and is very marshy. There are no communities in that area and it is an empty landscape. Apparently the army uses it to practice camouflage and you could be looking at men out there any never know it. We then traveled onto Stirling and had the option to hike up to the stop of the William Wallace memorial. We made the short climb ...

Cold, rainy and beautiful Scotland

A travel blog entry by samplum


... on some beautiful walks along rivers and through woods, past lakes full of ducks. We even visited a memorial for a clan of Scottish people that were murdered many years ago because one of them was late for a meeting! Things must have been tough back then! Hopefully Mrs Dowling doesn't take on that method of dealing with the teachers if any of us are late for a ...

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This 4 star hostel, located on Esplanade, Oban, is near McCaig's Tower, Oban Distillery, Dunstaffnage Castle, and Isle of Kererra.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsOban Youth Hostel

    Reviewed by balestro

    Family house big deal

    Reviewed Jul 6, 2013
    by (9 reviews) Pescara , Italy Flag of Italy

    We booked a "Family Room" at the hostel and they gave us "The Flat": a 2 floors flat wit 2 bedrooms (2 bunks in any room), bath with shower, huge living room with table and sofas, complete kitchen for us only.
    Excellent stay for us

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

    TripAdvisor Reviews Oban Youth Hostel

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

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