Sitting next to the Great Glen Way, our customers know us for our warm, friendy welcome, comfortable rooms, great bar with massive range of Scottish beers and whiskies, and excellent location right by Urquhart Castle. Closest hostel to Urquhart Castle, Loch Ness and the Monster Exhibitions. Ideal accommodation and excellent facilities for both individual guests, families and large and small groups. Note: no under-18s allowed in dorms.
A brand new high quality Hostel in an idyllic part of Scotland offering private rooms ensuite to suit couples, groups and families. A great base for walking or cycling the Great Glen Way, visiting Urquart Castle and exploring Scotland.
Acheninver sleeps up to 26 in one 8 bed dorm, one 6 bed dorm, and one private triple room and three triple Pods with all linen, bedding and towels provided. The main hostel has a fully equipped kitchen and dining room, a drying room and outdoor barbecue area. We are a walk-in hostel overlooking the Summer Isles, in the midst of the North West Highland Geopark. Your ideal base for hill walking, climbing, kayaking, star gazing, photography, wildlife…rest.
Ardtornish Estate spreads out around Loch Aline, a huge wooded U-shaped bay, a natural haven. Wherever you go, high in the hills or down at sea level, there are streams and lochs. The accommodation consists of three bunk bedrooms, a large and bright sitting/dining room, a kitchen and shower room with separate WC.TV with “freesat” and Wi-Fi access.
This is a fabulous, custom built, accessible hostel with stunning views of Loch Fyne to Arran and over to the Cowal hills. There are 7 various sized ensuite bedrooms for 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6 guests. The spacious lounge / diner has patio doors leading to a wrap-around outside seating area. The well-equipped kitchen has 3 distinct cooking areas including one accessible for wheelchair users. Large purpose built BBQ/Firepit and various outside seating areas....purpose built under-cover secure bike store as well as an open but sheltered secure bike rail outside the bedroom windows...own lock required. A small beach is easily accessible from the hostel - great for a BBQ, wild swimming, canoe/kayaking or just chilling out after a day's travel/exploring or dog walking....
Ayre's Rock Hostel is on the Orkney Island of Sanday. Recent conservatory extension on our hostel with views to Westray . Our lounge area, with expansive views over the Holms of Ire, offers a comfortable place to relax after a day's exploration of our beautiful island. Rooms are available for both self-catering and B & B, with a well equipped kitchen and evening meals by special arrangement. Sole use is available for the Hostel from £60 per night.
Many people's favourite hostel thanks to its friendly atmosphere and beautiful seaside town setting in Oban on the west coast of Scotland. We are a Traveller's Choice 2020 on Tripadvisor. Experience backpacking with a Plus!
On the shores of Little Loch Broom, under the gaze of An Teallach, Badralloch Bothy offers fine hostel accommodation for walking and climbing in the hills of Wester Ross, Caithness and Sutherland. Hot showers, spotless and amazing value at £10.00 per night, the bothy is set in an idyllic natural environment, 30 miles from Ullapool. Enjoy the hiking, wildlife, scenery and peace & quiet!
Ballater Hostel is a 29 bed (sleeps 32) five-star large self-catering hostel situated in the centre of Ballater, just east of Braemar, in North East Scotland.
BCC Loch Ness Hostel is high quality hostel accommodation with superb facilities to suit individuals, families and groups. Located in Beautiful Glen Urqhuart in the Highlands of Scotland, the hostel is only ten miles from Drumnadrochit on the Great Glen Way. The accommodation has very high quality fittings and can offer units of up to 8 people and single, twin /double, triple and family rooms, all ensuite.
Black Isle Hostel offers shared dormitory accommodation along with 14 private rooms above our craft beer bar.
Cosy, affordable and convenient self-catering house and hostel in Stromness, Orkney.
This purpose built hostel run by, and for, hillwalkers provides great acommodation and facilities for hillgoers and West Highland Way-ers.
Campbeltown Backpackers Hostel, is just off the town centre housed in an old church school (B listed) and about 10 minutes the ferry terminal. Our two dorm rooms provide 16 beds. We have excellent kitchen facilities, a dining area and lounge. There is also wifi, a drying room and a secure bike store.
Coll Bunkhouse is a purpose-built hostel, situated in the centre of Arinagour, on the Isle of Coll, part of the inner Hebrides is situated a few miles west of Mull. It's a quiet and relaxing paradise island, great for those seeking peace and quiet and who enjoy nature. There are 30 stunning beaches to explore and vast range of wildlife, flora and fauna.
A charming stone house and bothies, this 16 bed hostel is perfect for families and large groups. The island has some of the most outstanding scenery and beaches in Scotland. It is a bird and wildlife paradise. The quiet single track roads are reasonably flat and ideal for cycling even for small children.
Nestled at the foot of a mountain in the Highlands, Comrie Croft is just an hour from Edinburgh/Glasgow. Experience a wee slice of the Good Life: Mountain biking and walking trails, find the hen eggs, or simply watch the deer from a hammock. Groups (exclusive use), families and individuals are warmly welcomed. Heaps to do including Stirling Castle, the Trossachs National Park, Scone Palace, and the Falkirk Wheel.
Sandy and Debbie Murray welcome you to the Corn Mill Bunkhouse, affordable and comfortable hostel accommodation for individuals or groups visiting the beautiful Strathhalladale area of Sutherland, in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. Experience a unique crofting lifestyle and landscape, in our cosy bunkhouse which is perfect for families and stag and hen parties with laser combat and clay shooting on offer on site.
Oban's finest family run 4-star hostel in a prime location overlooking Oban Bay welcomes you to a safe, comfortable and clean environment.
We are a 20 berth independent hostel built in 2014, consisting of 4 rooms all en-suite. Located 350m from Craignure ferry and bus terminals on Isle of Mull, a 45 minute ferry crossing from Oban. Open year round. Great for groups, individuals and families. Heated by log- based biomass and solar.
Dervaig is a pretty conservation village 7 miles from Tobermory on the beautiful Isle of Mull. A great island location near the village pub and shop and on a bus route. There are excellent safe forest tracks for walkers and cyclists, several safe and clean sandy beaches nearby and many opportunities for seeing wildlife. The hostel provides 10 beds in 2 en-suite bunkrooms with access to a well equipped kitchen, laundry facilities, dining area, TV/sitting room and free WiFi.
Small, quiet, friendly hostel set in a picturesque coastal village on the Golden Road with fabulous sea views. Only 10 minutes drive from Tarbert. Shuttle service available. Breakfast, packed lunches & evening meals can be provided. Bike/Canoe/Kayak hire, instruction available on request.
**Dun Flodigarry is currently closed, but will open in July 2021** Dun Flodigarry is an independent, family-run hostel set in a magnificent location on the beautiful Trotternish Peninsula on the Isle of Skye. The hostel is set by the sea under the famous rock formations of the Cuith-raing and has wonderful views. Hiking trails are accessible directly from the door, with many outdoor activities on offer. This is an amazing location for discovering the wildlife and heritage of Skye.
Our Hostel is located in the heart of the coastal village of Findhorn, at the mouth of Findhorn bay. Findhorn is situated on the North East, Moray Coast, of Scotland which is an area of outstanding natural beauty and overlooks the renowned Findhorn Bay and Culbin Forrest. It is well known for its wealth of wildlife such as ospreys, seals & dolphins. Hostel been renovated in May 2016.
Flora Macdonald Hostel is in a magnificent location with beautiful views and close to the Armadale ferry. It offers basic private rooms for 2 for twins. ( These 2 rooms share a toilet and shower room). One room for 3 (has its own toilet and wash hand basin) and two larger rooms for 7 and 8 guests both en-suite., . While enjoying the views you can enjoy the company of Eriskay ponies onsite. If large group we can open more rooms. ******PLEASE NOTE WE ARE OPENING ON 20TH JULY, but ONLY 3 rooms, so as guests have their own toilet and was hand basin**********************************
Forest Way Bunkhouse is the ideal location to tour the North West Highlands. Situated near the Braemore Junction gives you many options to travel north/south/east or west. Nearby there are many mountains to be climbed and beaches to relax on. The charming fishing village of Ullapool is only 9 miles up the road and if you like seafood then there is no finer place to come.
We've divided the Lodge into 2 independent areas for 2 individual household groups. Each group has 2 bed rooms and 2 bathrooms between them. Each group has their own breakfast room. Only one group at a time have access to the self-catering kitchen facilities. Both groups have access to our large garden and BBQ (socially distanced). We have divided off our area of the property but we're still available to answer any queries or give advice about the area.
Gerry's Hostel is in a fabulous location for the outdoor enthusiast offering excellent walking, climbing, fishing, cycling and golfing. For the mountaineer there are 20 peaks over 2500 ft [within what?]. The local area is also rich in geology, botany and ornithology and has a great array of wildlife. The hostel's location is ideal for the Cape Wrath Trail and TGO Challenge Route and links with the Old Drove Road from Dundonnell to Pitlochryis. Also plenty of private car parking
Glebe Barn is a comfortable and well fitted out hostel in a fantastic location on the beautiful hebridean Isle of Eigg. The hostel sleeps up to 22 in a combination of twin, triple, family and dormitory rooms, perfect for individuals, families or large groups. There is also a 2 person self catering apartment that can be let in conjunction with, or separately from the hostel.
Craggan Outdoors was a 'BEST VALUE ACCOMMODATION' finalist in the Scottish Outdoor Leisure Awards 2019. Our Glenbeg Bunkhouse and Bothy are located in a secluded rural spot at the top of the Glenbeg Estate, a couple of miles outside Grantown-on-Spey, & from our activity centre.
Newly renovated bunkhouse accommodation in the heart of Glencoe. Set around a traditional highland croft and family owned and run, we offer a peaceful setting for you to explore the historic glen. Great free WIFI, a world-class drying room, well equipped kitchen. Expert walking and cycling advice, stunning views and a fantastic local pub.
Heritage railway carriage converted into comfortable accommodation for up to 10. Ideal for backpackers, walkers and cyclists using public transport.
A welcoming and well-equipped Highland Hostel on the Great Glen Way, ideal for adventurers, families and groups with twin, family and dormitory rooms. The Hostel is a few minutes walk from the Great Glen Way and the Caledonian Canal and centrally located for all outdoor activities and touring the Highlands, with Fort William and Loch Ness in easy reach.
Gulabin Lodge and Outdoor Centre is a family-run Hostel catering for groups and families in Glenshee in the Cairngorms National Park. The Lodge is available for exclusive use and is an ideal venue for a group gathering, with underfloor heating throughout and lounges with log fires. Activities are available both on site and locally, catering for all ages and abilities. The local area is perfect for a family holiday.
The family run Heb Hostel, is ideally situated in the centre of Stornoway, heart of the Outer Hebrides. Our 4 star accommodation provides a home from home whether you are passing through or looking for a base to visit our beautiful island and famous sites like the Callanish Stones and Blackhouse village. We look forward to welcoming you here.
This traditional friendly hostel, set within the scenic coastal village of Helmsdale in the north east Sutherland. Great base for exploring this remote but fascinating area of North East Scotland. Situated on the main NC500, Land's End John O'Groats Routes and the John O'Groats Trail. Ideal for day trips to the Orkney Isles. The hostel is cosy and welcoming with a log burning stove. It originally was an old gymnasium and retains some features offering spacious and airy spaces with excellent facilities, including all ensuites bedrooms - shared and private. Ideal for individual travellers, families, couples and groups.
Surrounded by the spectacular mountain scenery of Assynt in the Northern Highlands of Scotland, we have 3 self contained en-suite rooms available from July. We hope to open the main Lodge facilities later in the summer.
Inveraray Hostel offers friendly self-catering accommodation from £23 pppn in private rooms, in the historic loch-side town of Inveraray, Argyll.
This high quality hostel accommodation (all rooms en-suite with TV) is the ideal base for the discerning traveller to explore the Highland capital and Loch Ness. Perfect location for golfers and walkers. Double/twin, triple and family rooms with continental breakfast included.
The Isle of Muck is an island on the west coast of Scotland, with a lot to offer. It forms part of the Small Isles, with the neighbouring islands of Canna, Eigg and Rum. It is a wonderful place to get away and relax, and is ideal for families, wildlife enthusiasts, walkers, and anyone who enjoys the outdoors. With white sandy beaches on the doorstep, secluded bays, and an impressive range of wildlife including whales, porpoises, otters, seals, eagles, puffins and much, much, more, what more could you ask for? Who needs to go abroad when there are such hidden treasures here in the UK? The Bunkhouse sleeps up to 8 guests in 4 bedrooms with the option of exclusive use.
John's Bunkhouse is located on the island of Berneray, mid-way between North Uist and Harris, at the heart of the Outer Hebrides. It is a small purpose - built hostel for eight, which opened in May 2018. The building combines the appeal of a traditional stone-built house, with the comfort and facilities of a modern bunkhouse. It stands above a tidal beach and is close to the causeway to North Uist, the ferry to Harris and the local shop and bistro. It is an ideal stopping off point for summer visitors and walkers and cyclists following the Hebridean Way.
Kirk Yetholm Friends of Nature House is located at the start (or end) of the Pennine Way. It is also an ideal stop for those doing the St. Cuthbert’s Way and for cyclists on the Borderloop Cycle Route or Sustrans Route 84. The Hostel is a great base for local day hikes, particularly suited to individuals, families and small groups.
The Peedie Hostel is a quaint hostel formed from two fishermans cottages overlooking the harbour in the town of Kirkwall. The hostel is in easy strolling distance of Kirkwall's main street and many local attractions. Kirkwall is the heart of the Orkney archipelago and the hub of nearly all transport within the Island group. The Peedie hostel is within 300m of the Island's bus station and 200m of the inner and outer north isles ferry terminals making it the ideal base for your Orkney adventure.
Magnificently situated stone lodge building on the shores of the Kyle of Tongue with supreme panoramic views of Castle Varich, Ben Hope and the Queen of Scottish Mountains - Ben Loyal. Come visit us and stay in our welcoming Hostel with comfortable private rooms, roomy shared dormitories and relaxing shared areas
Laxdale Bunkhouse is set within family-run Laxdale Holiday Park, with peaceful tree-lined surroundings. Our facilities are modern but our service retains the traditional friendly atmosphere that is typical of the Islands. Laxdale Bunkhoue is located 1.5 miles from Stornoway and is an ideal centre from which to tour the islands of Lewis and Harris.
Located on the stunning northernmost coast of the Highlands, Lazy Crofter Bunkhouse is a perfect base for walkers, cyclists, geologists, archaeologists and wildlife enthusiasts. Groups, families, couples and individual travellers welcome. Dorms & twin rooms
Remote and peaceful mountain hostel on Balquhidder lochside with own jetty and boat. Within the Loch Lomond National Park. Ideal for outdoor activities and relaxing in beautiful surroundings. The hostel sleeps 12 in 3 bedrooms: double, family and bunk-room. Excellent car, bus and train connections to Glasgow and Edinburgh, airports and the West Highlands.
Welcome to our very comfortable and friendly Budget Accommodation, situated close to the Harbour, Ferry Terminal to Skye, and Railway Station in the busy Fishing village of Mallaig. This is the ideal place for walking, touring, or just relaxing in the countryside. there is a Bistro cafe on site set within a beautiful flower garden
Marthrown of Mabie is a friendly bunkhouse, sleeping 19 guests within 3 rooms, in a wonderful natural setting in Mabie Forest. There are excellent facilities with meals available to order and a sauna & hot tub in the grounds. The bunkhouse is also available for exclusive use. Our Celtic Roundhouse and Yurt are available to hire, Advancee booking in all types of accommodation is essential.
Great facilities for all in the hub of the Great Glen! In Fort Augustus, Loch Ness, Morag's Lodge offers award-winning, four-star quality budget hostel accommodation for independent travellers, families and backpackers. Ensuite dorms and private rooms. Lively bar with regular entertainment. Home-cooked traditional meals. Free wifi and bike hire available.
Purpose built hostel at the rear of Craigellachie House, Newtonmore Hostel has 3 bedrooms, sleeping a maximum of 10 (4+4+2). The Hostel is perfect for families and cyclists with excellent showers, brilliant drying room and well equipped kitchen and lounge. Ths is the perfect base for relaxing and exploring the Cairngorms National Park
Nunton House Hostel is located on Benbecula; in the centre of the Uists. It's an ideal location for all, within easy reach for walks, wildlife, beachcombing, and hill climbing. It's easily accessible; on the main bus route through the islands and just over a 1 mile from Balivanich the main village on the island, which is home to the airport, shops, post office, bank, restaurants, takeaway and pub.
Otter Bunkhouse offers a cosy hideaway with modern facilities. Located directly on the shore, with stunning views over West Loch Roag. Ideal location for walkers, cyclists, surfers, kayakers and nature lovers. We welcome independent travellers, and also accept bookings for sole use of the bunkhouse depending on availability. Otter Bothy, beside the Bunkhouse, is a self contained unit for two people. A comfy double bed, basic cooking facilities, ensuite shower room and toilet, and total peace and quiet. Only a few metres from the shoreline, there aren't many places as close to the water as this!
Prosen Hostel is a charming conversion of a school house offering accommodation in small dorms and excellent facilities. There are 3 4-bed rooms and 1 6-bed room with a total of 18 bedspaces. These rooms are perfect for families as well as the dedicated outdoor enthusiast or hill walker with excellent access to Munros, the Cairngorms, the Cateran Trail and lovely low level walks. The Hostel is ideal for exclusive use, with the option of hiring the village hall.
Open for sole-use bookings from Friday 28th May. You’ll have our three bedroom hostel all to yourself for the duration of your stay, whether you’re travelling on your own or with others from your household. The first room for up to two people is charged out at £50 per night with a minimum stay of 2 nights. Other beds can be added at a cost of £20 per night. With two bathrooms and a well-equipped kitchen as well as an outside decked area overlooking Loch Erisort , you are guaranteed a comfortable base for your visit to our wonderful islands.
The new 8-bed Ross of Mull Bunkrooms provides spacious, affordable accommodation, ideally located for exploring the unique natural environment of South West Mull and Iona. Within the cottage there are two 4-bed bunkrooms, two bathrooms with hot showers, a spacious lounge and dining area, a fully equipped kitchen and a drying room. Car parking, cycle storage and laundry service on site
Our modern, purpose built, well-equipped hostel is on a working farm on the beautiful Island of Rousay in Orkney, famous for archeological sites including Midhow Broch and Chambered Cairns. Visit the nearby RSPB Bird Reserve and enjoy fabulous walks in spectacular scenery. The small, friendly community creates a unique welcome and the hostel is well located for the pier, shop, restaurant and bike hire
Saddle Mountain Hostel is a comfortable 4-star hostel sleeping up to 22 people. You’ll find us in the village of Invergarry in the Great Glen and, with so many great things to do close by, choose us for your holiday to the Scottish Highlands. A warm welcome awaits you! The hostel was shortlisted for Hostel of the Year in The Great Outdoors Magazine Awards in 2019 & 2020. If you are interested in staying you can book online, email us at email@example.com or call us on 01809 501412.
Skye Basecamp is a "home from home" hostel with private rooms and individual beds in shared rooms(no shared dorms just now till restrictions are lifted) . Open to everyone, our facilities are aimed at lovers of the great outdoors with hot showers, comfy beds and a good drying room. Local staff give their own views on exploring the beautiful Isle of Skye. The lounge and garden look out across a turquoise Broadford Bay with the tireless views of the light and dawns across the sea and mountains. The kitchen/dining room is a large sociable space to cook & chat about your day with free tea and coffee. There's even a pool room to while away your evenings.
Skyewalker Hostel makes an ideal, great value base for exploring the beautiful Isle of Skye. Perfect for hillwalkers, families and groups. It is also possible to book the whole place (50 beds) for special occasions such as birthdays, Munro completion parties, family get-togethers etc.
The Ardnamurchan Bunkhouse makes the most of this remarkable location and providing the perfect base for any outdoor adventure. We have wildlife in and around our gardens, including Pine Marten’s feeding on patio, red and roe deer and owls. Our stylish Bunkhouse has a superb social space and offers very comfortable sleeping quarters for up to 16 guests in 8 separate en-suite rooms, together with shared cooking, eating and lounge facilities. A covered courtyard provides additional al fresco space including a games area.
Situated on edge of Pierowall village on the Orcadian Island of Westray overlooking the bay, The Barn offers high quality hostel accommodation with excellent self catering and lounge facilities. We are open all the year round with twin and family rooms and a spacious lounge to view the magnificent sunsets over the bay.
In a wonderful spot overlooking Uig, enjoying stunning coastal views and a great location to explore everything the Island has to offer. Luxury bunks or pods with a view, all with excellent facilities. This is a new style of hostel, designed with your comfort in mind
Located in the heart of Dunbar's conservation area close to the High Street, beach and harbours. The Dolphin Inn offers the perfect base for adventure, exploring and discovery in East Lothian. Edinburgh is just twenty minutes away by train.
This newly restored blackhouse hostel, sleeping 13, is in Gearrannan Blackhouse Village, Carloway on the west side of the Isle of Lewis. It offers bunkbeds, showers and a fully fitted modern kitchen.
The Sail Loft offers high quality self catering accommodation for 25 guests in the historic harbour town of Portsoy on the Moray Firth. Set right by the sea, it boasts a beautiful location with easy access to great walks, cycling, water sports, golf, nature watching locations and world famous attractions like The Castle Trail and The Malt Whisky Trail. Open-plan communal kitchen, dining area and lounge, drying room, launderette, secure cycle storage and a cycle wash down area. It has a beautiful walled garden complete with BBQ facilities, picnic benches, and outdoor wood fired hot tub. Come and see what makes The Sail Loft so special!
The Scaladale Centre is a newly built hostel and activity centre, situated in Ardvourlie on the Isle of Lewis and Harris in the beautiful Western Isles. Surrounded by mountains and the sea, this is a great all-year-round location for outdoor enthusiasts, groups and families. The facilities include bunks in dormatory rooms, a well-equipped self-catering kitchen, a spacious dining area and a large drying room. At the end of the day, sit back in the large open lounge and enjoy the stunning views of Loch Seaforth and the Harris Hills. We have secure storage for bikes and can offer a wide range of outdoor activities during your stay, including sea-kayaking and mountain biking. In winter we even have our own ice rink!