• 1)

    Colonsay Backpackers Lodge

    Colonsay Estate Cottages, Isle of Colonsay, Argyll, PA61 7YP
    aMixed dormitories
    bSingle sex dormitories
    cPrivate rooms
    &Family rooms
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    oMeals available locally
    kSelf catering facilities
    !Bike/equipment store (unlocked)
    jShowers
    pClothes washing facilities
    [WiFi
    Come to Colonsay Backpackers Lodge and savour the idyll of this Inner Hebridean island. Explore the magnificent sandy beaches, ancient forests and beautiful lochs. Wildlife abounds; spot dolphins, seals, otters and many rare birds. The pub, café & shop are 3 miles away. Or buy fresh lobster, crab and oysters from the fishing boats. The lodge is a refurbished former gamekeeper’s house with bothies. Centrally heated, it has 2 twin, 3 twin bunk and 2 three-bedded rooms. Free Wifi.
    Beds: 16: 5x2, 2x3
    Price/night: £28pp twin, £22pp bothy
  • 2)

    Ross Of Mull Bunkrooms

    8 A849, Isle of Mull PA66 6BL, UK
    17mi
    cPrivate rooms
    &Family rooms
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    oMeals available locally
    kSelf catering facilities
    !Bike/equipment store (unlocked)
    iDrying room
    jShowers
    pClothes washing facilities
    [WiFi
    Ross of Mull Bunkrooms are located less than a mile from the ferry link to Iona at Fionnphort. Ideal for exploring the superb wildlife, rich history, shell-sand beaches and unspoilt environment of the Ross of Mull, loved by outdoor enthusiasts. The perfect base for day trips to Staffa, the Treshnish Isles and Iona. There is a well-equipped kitchen, woodburner and stunning views. Larger groups could consider Achaban House (also in this guide) next door which sleeps 14.
    Beds: 8: 2x4
    Price/night: 4 bunk room:£96 (4 people), £83 (3 people), £70 (2 people). Sole use £170. Towel hire £2.
  • 3)

    Achaban House

    8 A849, Isle of Mull PA66 6BL, UK
    18mi
    cPrivate rooms
    &Family rooms
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    nBreakfast available (with notice)
    oMeals available locally
    kSelf catering facilities
    !Bike/equipment store (unlocked)
    iDrying room
    jShowers
    pClothes washing facilities
    [WiFi
    On the beautiful Ross of Mull, Achaban House is perfect for those wanting luxurious B&B on the Ross of Mull with the option to self-cater. Close to the Fionnphort ferry to Iona & day trips to Staffa, Lunga & the Treshnish Isles. Ideal for walkers, cyclists or wildlife lovers. Rooms are en suite or with private bathrooms, breakfast is included. Larger groups welcome at the Ross Of Mull Bunkrooms next door (also in this guide).
    Beds: 14: 1x5, 2x2 (twin), 2x2 (double), 1x1
    Price/night: Single room £47. Double/twin rooms £77. Family 5 bed room £104-139. Sole use of whole house £400.
  • 4)

    Iona Hostel

    Iona Hostel, Iona, Argyll, PA76 6SW
    19mi
    aMixed dormitories
    cPrivate rooms
    &Family rooms
    rDisabled Access
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    oMeals available locally
    kSelf catering facilities
    !Bike/equipment store (unlocked)
    iDrying room
    jShowers
    pClothes washing facilities
    [WiFi
    8Green Tourism Award: Gold
    0VisitScotland Quality Assured
    Tucked into the rocky outcrops on a working croft, Iona Eco Hostel has spectacular views of the isles and mountains beyond. The land has been worked for generations, creating the familiar Hebridean patchwork of wildflower meadow, crops and grazing land. It offers quiet sanctuary for those that seek it, within easy reach of island activities. Whether travelling on your own, with friends, or as a group, Iona Hostel promises a warm welcome. Tourist board 4 star. Green Tourism Gold.
    Beds: 21: 1x2, 2x4, 1x5, 1x6.
    Price/night: £23.00 adult / £19.00 under 10's (bedding included).
  • 5)

    Argyll Backpackers

    A83, Lochgilphead PA30 8ES, UK
    30mi
    bSingle sex dormitories
    cPrivate rooms
    &Family rooms
    rDisabled Access
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    oMeals available locally
    kSelf catering facilities
    !Bike/equipment store (unlocked)
    iDrying room
    jShowers
    pClothes washing facilities
    [WiFi
    tWithin 1 mile of NCN
    ZDogs by arrangement
    9Best Price Guarantee
    If you enjoy spectacular views and watching wildlife in modern comfortable self-catering accommodation then you'll love Argyll Backbackers! Located on the banks of Loch Fyne, just minutes from Cycle Route 78 in the hamlet of Inverneil and perfect for island hopping to/from Arran and Islay. You'll be able to stock up on supplies from Tarbert or Ardrishaig / Lochgilphead, depending on your route.
    Beds: 22: 2x2(dbl), 2x2(bunks), 2x4(bunks) en suite, 1x6(bunks) en suite.
    Price/night: £23pp (£21pp if 3 nights or more). Sole use: 1 Nov-31 Mar, £450pn; 20th Dec-6 Jan, £490pn.
  • 6)

    Torran Bay Hostel

    Torran Farm, Ford, Lochgilphead. PA31 8RH
    30mi
    cPrivate rooms
    &Family rooms
    rDisabled Access
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    oMeals available locally
    kSelf catering facilities
    !Bike/equipment store (unlocked)
    iDrying room
    jShowers
    [WiFi
    tWithin 1 mile of NCN
    ZDogs by arrangement
    With 16 en suite rooms, Torran Bay Hostel lies at the southern end of Loch Awe and offers the perfect base for your Highland holiday. Enjoy excellent free fishing or launch your boat from Torran Farm land and spend the day on the 25 mile long loch. Other activities include hiking, cycling, bird watching or golf. Prices includes continental breakfast and all rooms have TV, DVD and WiFi.
    Beds: 34: 10 x 2 or double, 2 x double and single, 1 x 4 , 2 x 3
    Price/night: From £50 to £72 per room. inc continental breakfast and parking. Group bookings welcome. Please note: prices per room not per person.
  • 7)

    Craignure Bunkhouse

    Craignure Bunkhouse, Craignure, Isle Of Mull, Argyll And Bute, PA65 6AY
    32mi
    aMixed dormitories
    bSingle sex dormitories
    &Family rooms
    rDisabled Access
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    oMeals available locally
    kSelf catering facilities
    'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
    iDrying room
    jShowers
    pClothes washing facilities
    [WiFi
    7Green Tourism Award: Silver
    0VisitScotland Quality Assured
    ZDogs by arrangement
    9Best Price Guarantee
    Craignure, a superior eco-sensitive bunkhouse, purpose built in 2014, is the perfect base for your Mull adventure. Set on the water's edge close to the ferry port, there's the Craignure Inn next door for traditional island hospitality. The 4 well-appointed bunkrooms have en suite showers and there's a spacious well appointed communal area with kitchen, ample dining and relaxing space.
    Beds: 20: 2x4, 2x6
    Price/night: £24 per person. 4 berth rooms £90, 6 berth rooms £135. Whole hostel £420 by prior arrangement. Discounted rates for multiple nights.
  • 8)

    Shieling Holidays

    A849, Isle of Mull, UK
    32mi
    bSingle sex dormitories
    cPrivate rooms
    &Family rooms
    rDisabled Access
    dBedding provided
    hSome areas heated
    oMeals available locally
    kSelf catering facilities
    iDrying room
    jShowers
    pClothes washing facilities
    sComputer with internet
    [WiFi
    ZDogs by arrangement
    5Very basic accommodation
    Stay in a Shieling Tent on the Isle of Mull. Choose from private en suite or standard Sheilings, budget-bed tents for small groups or book a bed in the Shared Shieling Hostel Tent. Clean, bright & spacious, there's also a tented common room with basic kitchen facilities, multi-fuel stove, free WiFi and TV. Views across Craignure Bay and towards Ben Nevis. Otters live on the site, wildlife abounds & eagles soar above.
    Beds: 106: Ensuite 8×6. Standard 3×6. Budget-bed 6×4. Shared Shieling Hostel Tents 2×8 (single sex). Plus Cottages (2×4).
    Price/night: From £20pp. See accommodation's website for more details
  • 9)

    Oban Backpackers

    Breadalbane Street, Oban, PA34 5NZ
    36mi
    aMixed dormitories
    cPrivate rooms
    &Family rooms
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    nBreakfast available (with notice)
    kSelf catering facilities
    jShowers
    lShop
    pClothes washing facilities
    sComputer with internet
    [WiFi
    tWithin 1 mile of NCN
    Perfectly situated in the heart of Oban, the gateway to the Isles, just 10 mins' walk from the bus, train & ferry terminals. This friendly hostel is a great place to stay and unwind. The fabulous sociable lounge has a real fire, pool table, free WiFi, comfy sofas and unlimited free hot drinks. The kitchen is fully equipped, perfect for cooking your favourite meals. Large dorm beds come complete with bedding including 2 comfy pillows. The hot powerful showers are legendary! Knowledgeable and friendly staff will help you make the most of your time in Oban.
    Beds: 54: 1x12, 1x10, 1x8, 4x6
    Price/night: From £18. Whole hostel bookings please email for quote.
  • 10)

    Backpackers Plus Oban

    Breadalbane Street, Oban, Argyll PA34 5PH
    36mi
    aMixed dormitories
    bSingle sex dormitories
    cPrivate rooms
    &Family rooms
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    nBreakfast available (with notice)
    oMeals available locally
    kSelf catering facilities
    'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
    iDrying room
    jShowers
    pClothes washing facilities
    sComputer with internet
    [WiFi
    tWithin 1 mile of NCN
    0VisitScotland Quality Assured
    9Best Price Guarantee
    Many people's favourite hostel thanks to its friendly atmosphere, the beautiful seaside town setting and its excellent facilities. Enjoy free WiFi, free breakfast, free all-day hot drinks, clean spacious rooms, secure bike storage, laundry service, communal areas, strong hot showers, comfortable beds and a well-equipped self-catering kitchen. The lively town of Oban has direct ferry access to the many beautiful Scottish Isles.
    Beds: 50-60 dorm beds, family, double, twin rooms, some en suite.
    Price/night: Dorms FROM £17pp. Private rooms FROM £22pp.
  • 11)

    Corran House

    1 Victoria Crescent, Corran Esplanade, Oban, Argyll, PA34 5PN
    36mi
    aMixed dormitories
    cPrivate rooms
    &Family rooms
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    mMeals available (with notice)
    nBreakfast available (with notice)
    oMeals available locally
    kSelf catering facilities
    jShowers
    [WiFi
    tWithin 1 mile of NCN
    0VisitScotland Quality Assured
    9Best Price Guarantee
    Experience a warm welcome & value accommodation in Oban for singles, couples, families and groups. Enjoy a large self-catering kitchen, spacious TV lounge, comfortable rooms & big beds. Corran House is perfect for exploring Argyll and the inner Hebrides & is close to the bus, train and ferry. Downstairs try Markie Dans bar for tasty meals, live music and great Highland hospitality.
    Beds: 52: 26 bunks, 5x4 1x6. Plus guest rooms: 26
    Price/night: Bunks £18/£20 en suite. Guest rooms £27.50-£40pp (2 sharing). Singles from £45. Winter discounts.
  • 12)

    Coll Bunkhouse

    Arinagour, Isle of Coll, Argyll, PA78 6SY
    39mi
    aMixed dormitories
    cPrivate rooms
    &Family rooms
    rDisabled Access
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    oMeals available locally
    kSelf catering facilities
    iDrying room
    jShowers
    pClothes washing facilities
    sComputer with internet
    [WiFi
    0VisitScotland Quality Assured
    ZDogs by arrangement
    Coll Bunkhouse 5* self-catering hostel accommodation is a mile from the ferry terminal & close to local amenities. Ideal for groups or individuals, short or longer stays. A half hour from the mainland by plane, under 3 hours by ferry. This beautiful Hebridean island is ideal for walking, stargazing, wildlife, cycling, water sports or chilling amidst stunning scenery. Visit quiet and beautiful spaces and beaches and enjoy fine island hospitality. A warm welcome awaits you.
    Beds: 16: 2x6, 1x4
    Price/night: £22pp (dorm). Private rooms from £110 (quin), £80 (quad), £65 (triple), £50 (twin). Discount of 10% to 55% for sole use for 2 nights or more.
  • 13)

    The Lismore Bunkhouse and Campsite

    B8045, Oban PA34 5UG, UK
    40mi
    aMixed dormitories
    bSingle sex dormitories
    cPrivate rooms
    &Family rooms
    rDisabled Access
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    mMeals available (with notice)
    oMeals available locally
    kSelf catering facilities
    iDrying room
    jShowers
    pClothes washing facilities
    sComputer with internet
    [WiFi
    tWithin 1 mile of NCN
    ZDogs by arrangement
    This super warm and comfy eco bunkhouse on a traditional croft is the perfect base from which to explore the magical Isle of Lismore. The bunkhouse sleeps 12 in a mix of en suite dorms and private rooms and for larger groups the campsite has 5 pitches and hook ups for 2 camper vans. The Isle of Lismore is just 7 miles by car ferry from Oban and is a tranquil, unspoilt island surrounded by stunning mountain scenery. Perfect for wildlife and history lovers as well as walkers, cyclists and those wanting to get away from it all. Bike hire available.
    Beds: 12
    Price/night: From £18pp. Exclusive hire available.
  • 14)

    Millhouse Hostel

    Cornaigmore, Isle of Tiree, Argyll, PA77 6XA
    41mi
    bSingle sex dormitories
    cPrivate rooms
    &Family rooms
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    oMeals available locally
    kSelf catering facilities
    iDrying room
    jShowers
    pClothes washing facilities
    [WiFi
    0VisitScotland Quality Assured
    Tiree is an idyllic Hebridean island surrounded by white beaches and crystal clear seas. Perfect for outdoor pursuits & wildlife enthusiasts, Millhouse offers you 4* facilities and free WiFi. You can hire bikes, visit the lighthouse museum, watch the seals or enjoy watersports at Loch Bhasapol (200m away). For walkers Tiree Pilgrimage route passes close by. Tiree has a resident RSPB warden and there are handy bird and otter hides for you to use.
    Beds: Hostel 16 : 2 x 2/3, 2 x 5.
    Price/night: Dorm from £24pp. Private room from £42pp.
  • 15)

    Inveraray Hostel

    Dalmally Road, Inveraray, Argyll, PA32 8XD
    44mi
    aMixed dormitories
    cPrivate rooms
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    nBreakfast available (with notice)
    oMeals available locally
    kSelf catering facilities
    'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
    iDrying room
    jShowers
    [WiFi
    7Green Tourism Award: Silver
    0VisitScotland Quality Assured
    yYHA Affiliated
    ZDogs by arrangement
    9Best Price Guarantee
    The historic town of Inveraray, on the western shore of Loch Fyne, is a superb location for exploring Scotland's Southern Highlands and Islands. Inverarary Hostel is perfect for independent holidaymakers who enjoy socialising with other guests from many different backgrounds. The hostel offers simple, comfortable accommodation in private rooms & shared dorms, an excellent self-catering kitchen, communal dining area and a cosy wee lounge.
    Beds: 21 in 10 rooms
    Price/night: From £20pp. Breakfast £3.90.
  • 16)

    Bute Backpackers Hostel

    The Pier View, 36 Argyle Street, Rothesay, Isle of Bute, PA20 0AX
    47mi
    aMixed dormitories
    bSingle sex dormitories
    cPrivate rooms
    &Family rooms
    rDisabled Access
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    oMeals available locally
    kSelf catering facilities
    !Bike/equipment store (unlocked)
    iDrying room
    jShowers
    lShop
    pClothes washing facilities
    sComputer with internet
    [WiFi
    0VisitScotland Quality Assured
    ZDogs by arrangement
    Bute Backpackers is a well established 4* hostel, located on the seafront of Rothesay, Isle of Bute. It accommodates up to 45 people in 14 bedrooms (single/twin/double/family, some en suite). The main house has a sea front sun lounge with TV, free WiFi, a fully equipped self-catering kitchen & a laundry room. There are regular live music sessions & open mic nights. Plenty of free on street parking and a secure bike shed.
    Beds: 45 beds: 14 bedrooms; 4 family rooms, 4 twin rooms, 6 bunk rooms.
    Price/night: £20pp dorm, £22.50pp twin, £25pp single.