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Oban Youth Hostel

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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Self-Serve Laundry
5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Decent hostel for Oban. 5-10 min walk to the central town and ferry terminals. Reception was friendly and welcoming. Dorms and showers were clean. Breakfast was decent for the amount you paid. If you get in early for breakfast then you can enjoy the sea...More

Thank steve_cole1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Magnificent seafront location about ten minutes walk from town centre. My shared room had its own shower and toilet. There is a TV lounge, another smaller lounge, large dining room, self catering kitchen and the option to buy cooked breakfasts. The staff were very helpful...More

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautifully located on the shore line with views straight down the coast, this hostel is world class. The 6 bed dorm was clean and comfortable with a separate toilet and shower. The kitchen was very workable and the optional breakfast was good value. The packed...More

Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic hostel with amazingly comfortable mattresses.Very clean and relaxing.The location is fantastic. Its on the sea front with views over the islands ahead. There is good cycle storage and a great kitchen.

Thank Sian P
Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Oban Youth HostelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, Thanks so much, what a lovely review. Lorna

Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Stayed here last month with a group of friends whilst on a cycling holiday. We had the two dorm apartment which was ideal for our needs. We had booked the whole apartment which gave us privacy. There is a secure locked room for bikes. Bunks...More

Thank ianx17489
Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Oban Youth HostelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Thanks so much for your kind review and we look forward to welcoming you again in the not to distant. Lorna

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
US$34 - US$229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$34 - US$229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (61)
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Dining (3)
Pool & Beach (1)
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Deniz T
20 September 2016|
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Response from 5Lauraking100 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay in replying I'm not too sure about if it's pet friendly
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"Go for the views at the front of the hostel."
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"Rooms in the main building may be quieter. Don't stay in the annexe!"
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"rooms at the front have spectacular views of the bay."
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"Ensuite room had sea views"
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