• 1)

    Bunkhouse @ Invershin Hotel

    A836, Lairg, Highland IV27 4ET, UK
    aMixed dormitories
    cPrivate rooms
    &Family rooms
    fSleeping bags required
    gFully heated
    mMeals available (with notice)
    nBreakfast available (with notice)
    !Bike/equipment store (unlocked)
    jShowers
    [WiFi
    tWithin 1 mile of NCN
    Situated within a small hotel in the north Highlands, the bunkhouse consists of 4 rooms with a shared shower room & toilet. Guests can enjoy the hotel facilities; comfortable reception area, cosy bar with real fire, real ale and regular music sessions. Cyclists, walkers, bikers, fishermen, Munro baggers, families and individuals are all welcome. The bunkhouse is just off the North Coast 500 road route. No self-catering facilities but breakfast & evening meals are available.
    Beds: 10: 2x twin, 2x triple (bunkbeds)
    Price/night: £20pp. Breakfast: £5 or £10. Discount for groups of 6 or more.
  • 2)

    Sleeperzzz.com

    Rogart Station, Pittentrail, Sutherland, Highlands, IV28 3XA
    10mi
    cPrivate rooms
    &Family rooms
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    oMeals available locally
    kSelf catering facilities
    !Bike/equipment store (unlocked)
    iDrying room
    jShowers
    [WiFi
    Stay on a first class train in Rogart in the heart of the Highlands, halfway between Inverness and John O'Groats! Two railway carriages have been tastefully converted. One sleeps 9, and one is subdivided to sleep 4 and 2. There are two beds per room, a kitchen, dining room, sitting room, showers & toilets. All bedding is included. Close by you will find a shop, post office and pub with restaurant.
    Beds: 15: 1x9, 1x4+1x2
    Price/night: From £20pp, under 12yrs £14pp. Stay 2 nights & save £1pp per night. Alternatively £1 discount from the first night if you arrive by cycle or rail.
  • 3)

    Black Rock Bunkhouse

    Evanton, Dingwall, Ross-shire, IV16 9UN
    18mi
    aMixed dormitories
    bSingle sex dormitories
    cPrivate rooms
    rDisabled Access
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    oMeals available locally
    kSelf catering facilities
    !Bike/equipment store (unlocked)
    jShowers
    pClothes washing facilities
    [WiFi
    tWithin 1 mile of NCN
    Situated in beautiful Glenglass and sheltered by Ben Wyvis, this comfortable bunkhouse is an ideal base for touring the Highlands. The bunkhouse is at the eastern end of a hikers' route across Scotland and on the Land's End to John O'Groats route. The village has a general shop, Post Office, bus service and an inn (serving good bar meals and breakfasts) 250m away. There is also a camping ground. All areas of the bunkhouse are easily accessible by wheelchair and suitable for the disabled.
    Beds: 16 : 4 x 4.
    Price/night: £17 per person. 10% off for groups of 8
  • aMixed dormitories
    cPrivate rooms
    &Family rooms
    rDisabled Access
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    oMeals available locally
    kSelf catering facilities
    'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
    iDrying room
    jShowers
    [WiFi
    Close to the idyllic fishing village of Ullapool in a peaceful rural setting with lots of wildlife. A perfect base for climbers & walkers with 22 Munros and many other hills in the area. Next to Lael Forest Gardens which is renowned for its wildlife. The bunkhouse is ideally located for touring the North West Highlands with easy access to the areas of Torridon and up to Assynt.
    Beds: 8: 2x4 (en suite)
    Price/night: £20pp, £80 per room, £160 for the whole hostel. Discounts for stays of more than 1 night (see website for more info).
  • 5)

    Inchnadamph Lodge

    Inchnadamph, Assynt, Nr Lochinver, Sutherland, IV27 4HL
    26mi
    aMixed dormitories
    bSingle sex dormitories
    cPrivate rooms
    &Family rooms
    rDisabled Access
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    nBreakfast available (with notice)
    oMeals available locally
    kSelf catering facilities
    !Bike/equipment store (unlocked)
    iDrying room
    jShowers
    lShop
    pClothes washing facilities
    sComputer with internet
    [WiFi
    ZDogs by arrangement
    Inchnadamph Lodge has been tastefully converted to provide luxury hostel accommodation at a budget price. There’s a large self-catering kitchen, a games room, a lounge and a dining room. Food is usually available at the Inchnadamph Hotel just across the river. Based at the foot of Ben More Assynt and overlooking Loch Assynt, explore one of the wildest areas in the Highlands from the door.
    Beds: 67: House: 4x2 (twin), 3 x family, 2x6, 2x8. Annex: 3 x family. Two shepherds hut 2x2.
    Price/night: £20-24pp (dormitory), £30-£34(twin)pp including continental breakfast and linen. Group discounts.
  • 6)

    The Ceilidh Place Bunkhouse

    20 W Argyle St, Ullapool, Highland IV26, UK
    28mi
    aMixed dormitories
    bSingle sex dormitories
    cPrivate rooms
    &Family rooms
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    mMeals available (with notice)
    nBreakfast available (with notice)
    jShowers
    pClothes washing facilities
    The Ceilidh Place, in the centre of Ullapool, is a unique small complex, consisting of a music venue/performance space, restaurant, hotel, bar, bookshop, coffee shop, gallery and bunkhouse. There are regular ceilidhs, concerts & plays. The bunkhouse (group only) does not have self-catering facilities but the coffee shop is open from 8.30am to late evening all week including weekends. Rooms are also available in the hotel. The village of Ullapool is a small exciting port and fishing town, with ferries from the Outer Hebrides. Hill walkers and families especially love staying here.
    Beds: Bunkhouse: 32,
    Price/night: Get in touch for prices.
  • 7)

    Helmsdale Hostel

    Helmsdale Hostel, Stafford Street, Helmsdale, Sutherland, KW8 6JR
    31mi
    bSingle sex dormitories
    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
    sComputer with internet
    [WiFi
    yYHA Affiliated
    ZDogs by arrangement
    Set in the scenic coastal village of Helmsdale, the hostel (which was completely refurbished in 2018) has en suite private rooms, a fully equipped kitchen and comfortable lounge area with log burning stove. On the NC500 and Land's End to John O’Groats route, the hostel is popular with ‘end to enders’ and walkers exploring the far north Marilyn Hills. It is also a perfect stop on the way to Orkney. Dogs on request. Groups welcome.
    Beds: 24: 6x4 (en-suite)
    Price/night: Adults from £25. Children from £15. Dog £10. En suite rooms from £70.
  • 8)

    Inverness Student Hotel

    8 Culduthel Road, Inverness, IV2 4AB
    32mi
    aMixed dormitories
    bSingle sex dormitories
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    nBreakfast available (with notice)
    oMeals available locally
    kSelf catering facilities
    'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
    jShowers
    pClothes washing facilities
    sComputer with internet
    [WiFi
    tWithin 1 mile of NCN
    The cosy and friendly Student Hotel enjoys panoramic views of the town and the mountains beyond. Your perfect place to unwind, just yards from the city's varied night-life and a few mins' walk from bus and train stations. Relax in the fabulous lounge with real log fire and drink as much free tea, coffee & hot chocolate as you like. Visit the beautiful ancient pine forest of Glen Affric or the Culloden Battlefield. Famous Loch Ness lies just a few miles upstream and of course has its own special wild animal.
    Beds: 57
    Price/night: From £18 per night. ID required for check in.
  • 9)

    Badrallach Bothy and Campsite

    Croft No 9, Badrallach, Dundonnell, Ross-shire, IV23 2QP
    32mi
    aMixed dormitories
    rDisabled Access
    fSleeping bags required
    hSome areas heated
    kSelf catering facilities
    !Bike/equipment store (unlocked)
    iDrying room
    jShowers
    8Green Tourism Award: Gold
    ZDogs by arrangement
    9Best Price Guarantee
    5Very basic accommodation
    On the tranquil shores of Little Loch Broom overlooking one of Scotland’s finest mountain ranges, Badrallach Bothy and Campsite offer a fine base for walking and climbing. Fish in the rivers, hill lochs and sea or simply enjoy the flora and fauna. Hot showers, spotless accommodation, an unbelievable price and total peace make the Bothy and Campsite a firm favourite. There is also a holiday cottage for hire.
    Beds: 12+ (alpine style platforms) 20 at a squeeze. Mats required.
    Price/night: £8pp, £2 per vehicle. £100 sole use. See @badrallachcampsite facebook page for camping/cottage fees.
  • 10)

    Findhorn Village Hostel

    Church Place, Findhorn, Forres, Moray, IV36 3YR
    35mi
    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
    pClothes washing facilities
    [WiFi
    uWithin 3 miles of NCN
    0VisitScotland Quality Assured
    Findhorn Village Hostel is just a stone's throw from the beautiful Moray Coast. Great wildlife sites and the Speyside distilleries are within reach. The hostel provides newly renovated self-catering accommodation for groups or individuals. There are shared bunkrooms, a two person room and an en suite family room. A new annex (6 beds) has a small kitchenette and en suite shower rooms.
    Beds: 34: 2x10, 1x4, 1x2/3 plus studio flat 1x4
    Price/night: £20pp, groups of 10+ £18pp. Mates Cabin £40, Captains Suite £80, Lobster Pot £110.
  • 11)

    Kyle of Tongue Hostel & Holiday Park

    Tongue IV27 4XH, UK
    39mi
    bSingle sex dormitories
    cPrivate rooms
    &Family rooms
    rDisabled Access
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    mMeals available (with notice)
    nBreakfast available (with notice)
    oMeals available locally
    kSelf catering facilities
    'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
    iDrying room
    jShowers
    lShop
    pClothes washing facilities
    [WiFi
    tWithin 1 mile of NCN
    0VisitScotland Quality Assured
    yYHA Affiliated
    Kyle of Tongue Hostel is a stone lodge, magnificently situated on the romantic shores of the Kyle of Tongue on the north coast of Scotland. It has supreme panoramic views of Castle Varich, Ben Hope and the queen of Scottish mountains - Ben Loyal. Beautifully furnished, like a boutique hotel, but with all the friendliness of a hostel. There are comfortable private bedrooms, roomy shared dormitories and relaxing communal areas. Full camping services are also available
    Beds: 36: in dorms and private rooms.
    Price/night: Dormitory beds from £21, Private rooms from £50
  • 12)

    Kinlochewe Bunkhouse

    Kinlochewe by Achnasheen, Wester Ross, IV22 2PA
    40mi
    aMixed dormitories
    fSleeping bags required
    gFully heated
    mMeals available (with notice)
    oMeals available locally
    kSelf catering facilities
    'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
    iDrying room
    jShowers
    [WiFi
    Walkers, climbers and mountain bikers enjoying the Torridon Mountains and wilderness areas will be warmly welcomed at the Kinlochewe Hotel and Bunkhouse. Situated on the North Coast 500 road route, within 20 miles of over 20 Munros, the bunkhouse boasts a well equipped, self-catering kitchen, an efficient drying room, hot showers and a 12 bunk dormitory. The hotel bar serves excellent home-made food and is in the 2018 Good Beer Guide.
    Beds: 12.
    Price/night: £20 per person per night with discounts for groups booking sole occupancy.
  • 13)

    Cornmill Bunkhouse

    Cornmill Bunkhouse, Achumore, Strathhalladale, Sutherland, KW13 6YT
    41mi
    aMixed dormitories
    bSingle sex dormitories
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    kSelf catering facilities
    jShowers
    0VisitScotland Quality Assured
    Cornmill Bunkhouse is situated on a traditional croft. The mill was built in the early 1800s and was active until 1920s. It is now 4* accommodation for individuals or groups. Guests are reminded of their historic setting; the smaller bunkroom has a patio door looking onto the workings of the old mill with its large wooden cog driving wheels. Activities can be organised for groups including laser tagging & shooting. Hen and stag parties welcome.
    Beds: 14: 1x8,1x6
    Price/night: £18 per person. Discounts available for group bookings.
  • 14)

    Loch Ness Backpackers Lodge

    Borlum Bridge, East Lewiston, Drumnadrochit, Inverness, IV63 6UJ
    41mi
    aMixed dormitories
    bSingle sex dormitories
    cPrivate rooms
    &Family rooms
    rDisabled Access
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    mMeals available (with notice)
    nBreakfast available (with notice)
    oMeals available locally
    kSelf catering facilities
    'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
    iDrying room
    jShowers
    pClothes washing facilities
    [WiFi
    uWithin 3 miles of NCN
    yYHA Affiliated
    ZDogs by arrangement
    This 18th century Highland farmhouse provides warm & friendly hostel accommodation. Ideally situated within walking distance of Loch Ness, Urquhart Castle, on the Great Glen Way and with pubs, restaurants and supermarket close by. Residents only bar offers over 70 Scottish beers and 25 Scotch whiskies. Horse riding, fishing, watersports and mountain biking can all be arranged locally. Free parking and free WiFi. Bike storage available except in Jul/Aug.
    Beds: Dorm beds: 32. Family rooms: 2. Private doubles/twins: 3
    Price/night: From £17pp. Discounts apply to groups or long term stays
  • 15)

    Gerrys Hostel

    A890, Strathcarron, Highland IV54 8YU, UK
    44mi
    aMixed dormitories
    bSingle sex dormitories
    &Family rooms
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    kSelf catering facilities
    !Bike/equipment store (unlocked)
    iDrying room
    jShowers
    [WiFi
    Gerry's Hostel is situated in an excellent mountaineering and wilderness area on the most scenic railway in Britain. It is on the Cape Wrath Trails, The T.G.O Challenge Route and is 0.5 miles from the Coulin Pass at Craig. It sleeps 20; 10 in a large dormitory with comfy beds, the rest in 5/6 bed family rooms. Meals and draught ale are a 15 min drive away. Your perfect base for many activities including walking, climbing, fishing, cycling, golfing and wildlife watching.
    Beds: 20: 1x10, 2x5 or 6
    Price/night: From £19pp main dorm. Family room from £19pp (min 3 guests). Twins and doubles £25pp.
  • 16)

    The Lochside Hostel

    Scottish Youth Hostels Association, Loch Ness Youth Hostel, Glenmoriston, Inverness IV63 7YD, UK
    48mi
    aMixed dormitories
    bSingle sex dormitories
    cPrivate rooms
    &Family rooms
    dBedding provided
    gFully heated
    kSelf catering facilities
    jShowers
    pClothes washing facilities
    [WiFi
    uWithin 3 miles of NCN
    9Best Price Guarantee
    Perched right on the banks of Loch Ness, the Lochside Hostel has amazing views up and down the loch and can give you direct access to the water's edge. Why not go for a dip in Scotland's largest water body? Take a walk to watch for wildlife? Or even hunt the elusive Nessie!? The Great Glen walking route passes the front door and the End to End cycle route is nearby. Drumnadrochit is just 12 miles away by boat. Recently opened by MacBackpackers, an award-winning tour company who also own 3 hostels in Edinburgh, a great stay awaits!
    Beds: 47: 3x2 (twin), 2x4 (female), 5x4, 1x5, 1x8 all mixed dorms.
    Price/night: From £15