Backpackers Stop, Main Street, Tarbert, Isle of Harris, HS3 3DJ
Situated in the village of Tarbert on the Isle of Harris, Backpackers Stop is a comfortable hostel for travellers. There is a self catering kitchen, a lounge, 4 dorms and shared toilet & shower rooms. Tarbert is the island’s main settlement and serves as a focal point and transport hub for the area. Backpackers Stop is close to the ferry & bus and close to the shops, café, bars and restaurants of this vibrant village. The Backpackers Stop is a handy base for exploring the distillery, Harris Tweed and sandy beaches of Harris, as well as a pit stop for those walking or cycling the islands. Ideal when arriving or leaving the island by ferry. Linen, duvets and towels are provided. All dorms have USB sockets and free wifi is available throughout the hostel. Free Tea and coffee are available all day and a basic self service breakfast provided. Entry is via a keycode system.This accommodation is featured on our map of West coast of Scotland, Skye and the Hebrides and here is its own website.
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01859 502742 Mob: 07708746745
22: 4 rooms
1st March – 10th November All year round for large groups/private use.
£22 per person.
Book by telephone or email. Deposits or prepayment is not required unless there are 4 or more in a group. Payment two weeks prior to arrival for groups of 4 or more. Booking is advised as there is limited accommodation in Tarbert.
Situated on Main Street Tarbert. Main Street is a one way street between the chip shop and Essence of Harris candle shop. Arriving off the ferry continue round the one way system. The hostel is the big yellow building. Travelling from Leverburgh or Stornoway the hostel is in the village of Tarbert.
Uig / Tarbert ferry Bus services for the islands.
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Previously Rockview Bunkhouse, Backpackers Stop is in the village of Tarbert of the Isle of Harris.
Backpackers Stop, previously Rockview Bunkhouse, has just joined the Independent Hostel Guide. Backpackers Stop is in the central village of Tarbert in the Isle of Harris. In the valley where North and South Harris meet, with backdrop of mountain scenery, Tarbert is the Harris’s main settlement and is a transport hub and cetral meeting point for the area. Home of Harris Tweed, Tarbert is a great location for exploring the island. There is a ferry terminal in the harbour and boat tours to the Shiant islands with views of the puffins. Tarbert has Tourist information office, post office, banks, cafes, restaurant and pubs.