Oban & Oban Lodge Youth Hostel (SYHA)


Corran Esplanade, Oban, Argyll, PA34 5AF

    5 star accommodation overlooking Oban Bay, great for exploring the local area or as a stop-over to the Western Isles.

    Oban Youth Hostel sits on a sea front location with views over the Firth of Lorne and to the Inner Hebrides.

    The hostel offers a choice of two buildings, consisting of the original Victorian building and modern lodge to the rear, both offering excellent budget accommodation.

    Oban Youth Hostel offers traditional multi-share accommodation and private en-suite rooms. As you would expect Oban Youth Hostel boasts a superb self-catering kitchen but meals are also available in the beautiful Raasay Dining Room.

    A secret gem at Oban Youth Hostel is the self-contained flat which is available for sole use. Oban Youth Hostel also offers great value Sea Kayaking Holidays in conjunction with our Outdoor Activity Provider.

    Its central location makes Oban Youth Hostel ideal for exploring the surrounding area. Oban Distillery is only a 10 minute walk; Oban War and Peace Museum is just 8 min walk away and McCaigs Tower is 20 minutes on foot from the Youth Hostel.

    Opening Times
    Open All Year

    Exclusive use and RentaHostel also available


    • Evening Meal By Arrangement
    • Tea & Coffee Available
    • Breakfast Available
    • Bring Your Own Bottle


    • Kitchen
    • Lounge
    • Payphones Available
    • Shower Ensuite
    • Towel Charge
    • Linen Provided
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Shower
    • Private Bathroom
    • Fridge
    • WC EnSuite
    • Microwave
    • Washing Machine
    • Wash Hand Basin
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Drying Facilities
    • Toilets
    • Public Toilet Facilities
    • Bunk Beds
    • Laundry Service Available

    Leisure Facilities

    • TV Lounge
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • Debit Card
    • Maestro Card
    • Delta Card
    • Cash
    • Mastercard
    • VISA Card


    • Free Parking On-Site


    • Highchair Available
    • Baby Changing Facilities Available
    • Cot Available
    • Children Welcome


    • Internet Access
    • Disabled Access
    • 24hr CCTV


    • Sea/Loch View

    Special Requirements

    • Senior Citizens
    • Families
    • Single Travellers
    • School Groups Welcome
    • No Pets Allowed
    • Young People
    • Business Travellers
    • Disabled Citizens
    • Children Welcome

    Road Directions

    If arriving by A85 road, turn right at the seafront roundabout. If arriving by A816 road, continue along seafront. From bus or train station follow esplanade past large church.

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