Black Rock Bunkhouse, Evanton, Dingwall, Ross-shire, IV16 9UN

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Situated in beautiful Glenglass and sheltered by Ben Wyvis, this comfortable bunkhouse is named after the breathtaking Black Rock Gorge. It is an ideal base for touring the Highlands and seeing wildlife, including seals in the Cromarty Firth and dolphins at Cromarty. The bunkhouse is at the eastern end of a hikers' route across Scotland and on the Land's End to John O'Groats route for walkers and cyclists. The Highland Games are held throughout the area. The village has a general shop, Post Office, bus service and an inn (serving good bar meals and breakfasts) 250m away. Available to groups or individuals, accommodation is in four rooms of four. Sheets and duvets are provided free of charge. There is a self-catering kitchen and dining area with TV. Showers and launderette facilities are available on-site. There is also a camping ground. All areas of the bunkhouse are easily accessible by wheelchair and suitable for the disabled.

This accommodation is featured on our map of North East Highlands of Scotland and here is its own website.


  • Beds & Rooms:

    16 : 4 x 4.
  • Open:

    April 1st to October 31st. 24hr access. New arrivals 12noon -7pm.
  • Price per night:

    £17 per person. 10% off for groups of 8
  • Booking:

    Not always essential. Deposit of 1 night's fee to secure booking.
  • Directions:

    Follow A9 north from Inverness, 2 miles north of Cromarty Firth bridge take left turn for Evanton. Follow camping signs.
  • Public Transport:

    Nearest train station Dingwall (6 miles). Nearest Citylink drop off Inverness (15 miles). There are local buses hourly.
  • Walks:

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks North Coast 500
This accommodation is featured on the following pages
Mountains in the UK Camping Available to Individuals Accessible to disabled people


aMixed dormitories
bSingle sex dormitories
cPrivate rooms
rDisabled Access
dBedding provided
gFully heated
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
!Bike/equipment store (unlocked)
pClothes washing facilities
tWithin 1 mile of NCN


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News & Offers from Black Rock Bunkhouse

No availability at Black Rock Bunkhouse until November

July 30th 2020

Touring pitches, luxury pods and hire caravans are available now at Black Rock Caravan Park. We look forward to seeing you.

Our booking system is updated and we are accepting pre-arrival bookings only.  Book HERE.


On the Lands End to John O’Groats. route

June 6th 2019

Located in the village of Evanton, Black Rocks Bunkhouse provides ideal accommodation for walkers and cyclists.

We have bike/equipment storage available, as well as showers and self catering facility in our fully heated bunkhouse.

Black Rock Bunkhouse

Seal and Dolphin sightings near Black Rock Bunkhouse

March 31st 2018

A nearby visit to Cromarty Firth and Cromaty will introduce you to the friendly sea-life!

Did you know seals have different calls in different areas- just as our accents differ region to region! 

Seal and dolphin sightings: come to Black Rock Bunkhouse! A nearby visit to Cromarty Firth for seals and Cromarty for dophins will introduce you to these fascinating animals! 


Black Rock Bunkhouse - seals and dolphins - Cromarty Firth

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