Loch Lomond, Trossachs & Lochaber
Breadalbane Street, Oban, PA34 5NZ
Situated in the heart of Oban, just 10 mins' walk from the bus, train & ferry terminals. Oban Hostel is a great place to stay and unwind. The sociable lounge has a real fire, pool table, free WiFi, comfy sofas and unlimited free hot drinks. Friendly staff will help you make the most of your stay.
1 Achluachrach, By Roy Bridge, Near Fort William, PH31 4AW
Àite Cruinnichidh close to Roy Bridge and Fort William occupies a unique sheltered spot adjacent to the Monessie Gorge where you can explore remote glens, mountain passes and lochs. The hostel has a fully equipped kitchen/dining room, sitting room, excellent showers and sauna.
Comrie Croft, By Crieff/Comrie, Perthshire, PH7 4JZ
Comrie Croft is a perfect rural retreat for mountain bikers, hikers, families and tourists, just over an hour from Edinburgh & Glasgow. The 4 star hostel offers cosy, homely rooms which can be hired sole use for groups & weddings. On-site mountain bike trails, bike hire and well stocked farm shop.
Torran Farm, Ford, Lochgilphead. PA31 8RH
Torran Bay Hostel, Lochgilphead, 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. Boats can be hired via the hostel.
Dalmally Road, Inveraray, Argyll, PA32 8XD
In the historic town of Inveraray, on the western shore of Loch Fyne, Inveraray Hostel has a superb location for exploring Scotland's Southern Highlands and Islands. Purpose built by the SYHA, now run by a trust, this comfy hostel is perfect for independent holidaymakers who enjoy socialising.
Coorie Doon, Old Banavie Road, Banavie, Fort William, PH33 7PZ
Coorie Doon Cabin is next to the road to the Isles, Caledonian Canal, Great Glen Way and close to the West Highland Way, Nevis Range and Glencoe Mountain Resort. This stylish cabin has a drying room, underfloor heating and sauna. Easy access to world-class hiking, climbing, skiing, mountain biking.
Glebe Barn, Isle of Eigg, Inner Hebrides, PH42 4RL
Glebe Barn offers 4 star self catering accommodation on the extraordinary Hebridean Isle of Eigg. A haven for nature and wildlife lovers, photographers or outdoor enthusiasts, with stunning beaches, traditional music sessions and exquisite local produce and cuisine. A magical Hebridean holiday.
Corran Ferry Approach Road, Onich, Fort William, PH33 6SE
Corran Bunkhouse, lies on the shore of Loch Linnhe, 8 miles south of Fort William and 7 miles north of Glencoe. With two fully equipped, 4 star self-catering bunkhouses it is an ideal base for small and large groups. All bedrooms are en suite. Children and pets welcome.
The Pier View, 36 Argyle Street, Rothesay, Isle of Bute, PA20 0AX
Bute Backpackers is a 4 star hostel, on the seafront of Rothesay on the Isle of Bute. It accommodates up to 45 people in single, twin, double & family rooms (some en suite). There is a sea front sun lounge, self-catering kitchen, secure bike shed and regular live music.
Lower Station Rd, Tyndrum, FK20 8RY
By The Way Hostel & Campsite, Tyndrum in the Loch Lomond National Park, are halfway between Arrochar's peaks and the grandeur of Glencoe. Perfect for outdoor enthusiasts with excellent walking, climbing and white water rafting. Ideal for walkers on the West Highland Way.
Harbour View, Mallaig, Inverness-shire, PH41 4PU
Sheenas Backpackers Lodge, the oldest croft in Mallaig, offers a homely base from which to explore the Inner Hebrides, the famous white sands of Morar and the remote peninsula of Knoydart. Mallaig is a working fishing village. See the seals in the harbour and take whale & dolphin watching trips.
Balmaha, Loch Lomond, G63 0JQ
Balmaha Bunkhouse on the banks of Loch Lomond and the West Highland Way, offers quality accommodation. Continental breakfast, bedding, WiFi, tea & coffee are included. The bunkhouse is ideal for hen, stag and family get-togethers. Kayaks and Canadian canoes can be hired on site.
1 Victoria Crescent, Corran Esplanade, Oban, Argyll, PA34 5PN
A warm welcome & great value for singles, couples, families and groups at Corran House in Oban. Enjoy a large self-catering kitchen, spacious TV lounge, comfortable rooms & big beds. Corran House is perfect for exploring Argyll and the inner Hebrides. It is close to buses, train and ferries.
Inverie, Knoydart, By Mallaig, Inverness-shire PH41 4PL
Knoydart Bunkhouse is on the remote Knoydart peninsula on the west coast of Scotland reachable only by boat or long hike. A community enterprise, the bunkhouse runs on green principals and is just 2 mins' walk to the beach and 10 mins to Inverie with its pub, post office, shop and ferry.
The Old Church, Breadalbane St, Oban, Argyll, PA34 5PH
Backpackers Plus Oban has a friendly atmosphere, seaside town setting & excellent facilities. Enjoy clean spacious rooms, secure bike storage, comfortable beds, self-catering kitchen and free WiFi, breakfast and hot drinks. The lively town of Oban has direct ferries to many beautiful Scottish Isles.
Glencoe Independent Hostel, Glencoe, Argyll, PH49 4HX
Glencoe Independent Hostel lies in secluded woodland midway between Glencoe village and Clachaig Inn with access to world class cycling, walking, climbing and kayaking. The Glencoe Ski Centre and The West Highland Way are just 20 minutes away. Individuals, groups and families welcome.
Glencoe, Argyll, PH49 4HY
The Kingshouse Bunkhouse is right on the West Highland Way amid spectacular Scottish mountain scenery. Ideal for travellers needing a stopping point or as a base to explore all that Glencoe has to offer and beyond. You'll find skiing, walking and mountain biking on the doorstep.
Glenfinnan Station, Glenfinnan, nr Fort William, PH37 4LT
Glenfinnan Sleeping Car provides unique accommodation in an historic railway carriage close to the famous Glenfinnan Viaduct. Ideal for the mountains of Lochaber, Rough Bounds, Moidart and Ardgour and a useful stop-over en route to Skye. Visit the station museum and dining coach for excellent meals.
Ardoch House, Blanefield, G63 9AW
The West Highland Way Bunkhouse is peacefully situated in the grounds of Ardoch House 12 miles north of Glasgow. It is right on the West Highland Way and John Muir Way and 6 miles from Milngavie Railway Station.
Snowgoose Mountain Centre, Station Road, Corpach, Fort William, PH33 7JH
Smiddy Bunkhouse at the Snowgoose Mountain Centre in Corpach is 4 miles from Fort William & Ben Nevis with the meeting of the West Highland Way and Great Glen Way on the doorstep. Perfect for the outdoor enthusiast, groups or families with advice, instruction & guiding from resident instructors.
Loch Fyne Lodge, Inverneil, Ardrishaig, Argyll, PA30 8ES
Argyll Backpackers in the hamlet of Inverneil enjoys spectacular views of over Loch Fyne on the road from Tarbert, Ardrishaig and Lochgilphead. Stay in this modern comfortable self-catering accommodation on the banks of the Loch. On Cycle Route 78 and perfect for island hopping to Arran & Islay.
Market Garden, Inverie, Knoydart, By Mallaig, Inverness-shire PH41 4PL
Purpose built Knoydart Lodge offers hotel quality accommodation for couples, families & groups at bunkhouse prices. Situated on the magical Knoydart peninsula, accessed only by ferry, visitors will enjoy a unique sense of isolation.
Alma Road, Fort William, PH33 6HB
Fort William Backpackers is in Fort William, a mecca surrounded by mountains. You can walk the West Highland Way, hike or bike along mountain trails, climb Ben Nevis, Ski and ice-climb. Set on a hillside above the town this cosy hostel provides all you need after a day in the hills.
Bank Street, Fort William, PH33 6AY
Bank Street Lodge is 100 metres from Fort William High Street which has numerous shops, pubs and restaurants. There is a fully equipped kitchen, a common room lounge with Wifi and a snack vending machine. All bedding is provided. En suite private rooms available.
6 Bridgend, Callander, FK17 8AH
Callander Hostel in the town centre of Callander at the start of the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, a great location for tourists and outdoor enthusiasts alike. With outstanding views over Ben Ledi this 5 star Hostel has comfortable beds, en suite rooms and a self-catering kitchen.
This map of the Lochaber, Loch Lomond and the Trossachs shows bunkhouses, bothies & hostels around Fort William and near Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park. Part of Independent Hostels UK, the largest network of bunkhouses and hostels in the UK.
This map shows the area inland from the west coast of Scotland including Lochaber and the Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park. The Lochaber area of the Scottish west Highlands covers from Rannoch Moor in the south to the west coast around Mallaig and Ardnamurchan, and as far east as Fort William ,the start of the Great Glen. It includes much of the county of Perthshire. The town of Fort William in Lochaber is often referred to as the outdoor capital of Scotland. Ben Nevis rises above Fort William and Loch Linnhe starts near the town. Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park are south of Lochaber and easily accessible from the citys of Glasgow and Edinburgh. Here you can climb Munros such as Ben Lomond in the Arrochar or take to the waters of Loch Lomond by boat and explore the many islands.
Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park was Scotland’s first National Park and contains the geological fault line that divides the Highlands from the Lowlands. The Trossachs are not just for the outdoor enthusiast, this area was also much loved by Wordsworth, Coleridge and other famous writer and artists. The Steamer across Loch Katrine is called the Sir Walter Scott. The hostels and bunkhouses shown in these areas are well equipped for walkers, climbers, cyclists and people enjoying all sorts of outdoor activities. With drying rooms, lockable bike sheds and communal self-catering facilities they provide a comfortable end to the day