Oban Youth Hostel
Esplanade, Oban, PA34 5AF, United Kingdom –
Excellent location — rated 9.1/10! (score from 777 reviews)
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Bunk Bed in Male Dormitory Room
Bunk Bed in Female Dormitory Room
Max adults: 6
Max children: 2 (up to 0 years of age)
Family Room (6 Adults)
Standard Twin Room
Oban Youth Hostel is a beautiful Victorian building recently refurbished to 5 Star Standard. It is the only 5 Star SYHA youth hostel outside Edinburgh. The youth hostel sits on a sea front location with views over the Firth of Lorne and to the Inner Hebrides.
Property surroundings – Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
- Corran Halls 0.2 miles
- Dunstaffnage Castle 2.9 miles
- Kilmartin House Museum 19.5 miles
- Inveraray Castle 19.9 miles
- Glasgow Airport 55.5 miles
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4 reasons to choose Oban Youth Hostel
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Prices you can't beat!
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They speak 2 languages
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Most popular facilities
- Shared kitchen
Pets are not allowed.
- Golf course (within 3 km) (Additional charge)
Food & Drink
- Kid meals (Additional charge)
- Special diet menus (on request)
Free! WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free! Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not possible).
- Accessible parking
- Shared lounge/TV area
- Luggage storage
- Fax/photocopying (Additional charge)
- Packed lunches
- Laundry (Additional charge)
- 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
- Board games/puzzles
- Designated smoking area
- Non-smoking throughout
- Shops (on site)
- Family rooms
- Facilities for disabled guests
- Non-smoking rooms
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15:00 - 23:00
04:00 - 10:00
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to room type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.
Children and extra beds
All children are welcome.
There is no capacity for extra beds in the room.
Pets are not allowed.
When booking for more than 9 persons, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
Bankcard Oban Youth Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.
All bookings will include a temporary membership fee per person per night. (Full, existing members of SYHA and HI using these channels are not entitled to a membership refund).
Individual reservations (Up to 9 persons) - can cancel free of charge until 7 days before the arrival date. If cancelled within the 7 days before the arrival 100 percent of the total price will be charged.
Groups reservations (more than 9 persons) - different policies and additional supplements will apply. More than 8 weeks (57 days or more) 20% of total cost. 8 – 4 weeks (56- 29 days) 55% of total cost. 4 – 0 weeks (28 - 0 day) 100% of total cost.
No stag or hen parties are permitted at any youth hostel.
Should guests be entitled to a refund or part refund please note that these are processed by SYHA National Office, Stirling. It may take 7 to 10 working days from the date of cancellation request for the refund to be processed back onto the original card used.
From the age of 5 to 15 years, young people must be accompanied by a parent or guardian of the same gender when booking a bed within shared accommodation. Parties with young children (under 5 years) will only be accommodated in private rooms, where available
SYHA advise that additional notice be given to the destination youth hostel when travelling with children, to ensure that suitable accommodation is available. There is no capacity for extra beds or cots.
Check-in is from 15.00 until 23.00 and check-out is from 04.00 until 10.00. The hostels reception is open 24 hours a day. Late arrival and access outside the opening hours is by pre-arrangement only. Guests arriving by public transport before check-in time are welcome to drop off luggage, which is stored free of charge in a locked luggage room. Guests is private rooms do not have to vacate during the day as long as they allow cleaners in to empty bins.
Please note that the free parking space are limited and are on a first-come, first-served basis.
Please inform Oban Youth Hostel in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.