Blacksmiths Bunkhouse, Snowgoose Mountain Centre, Station Road, Corpach, Fort William, PH33 7JH
Self catering bunkhouse on the Caledonian CanalFind a friendly welcome at this comfortable, mountain hostel with a lochside location overlooking the Caledonian Canal. It's just 4 miles from Fort William & Ben Nevis. The pine-clad interior has a cosy, friendly atmosphere with stunning mountains and water on the doorstep. The West Highland Way and Great Glen Way meet only yards away from the bunkhouse. Plus, the "Hogwarts Express" runs past the door! Hot showers and fully equipped self-catering kitchens always available. (Local shop open until 11 pm daily). Efficient drying. All bedding & WiFi provided for free. Fully heated for all-year-round use. Lockable bike & canoe stores. Ample off-road parking. Outdoor information, daily weather & snow reports. Take advantage of winter and summer walking/climbing, river, loch and sea kayaking, dinghy sailing. Hire of kayaks/open canoes, dinghies and summer & winter mountain equipment. Activity provider for expeditions. Group and family accommodation. Meeting / lecture room available.
Beds & Rooms:14: 1x14, or 2x4,1x6,
Open:All year. Check-in from 3pm – 8pm. Check-out 10am
Price per night:4 bed room from £96. 6 bed room from £144.
Booking:Book on-line at www.accommodation-fortwilliam.co.uk or telephone / e-mail.
Directions:Take A82 north out of Fort William towards Inverness. After one mile take A830 west towards Mallaig and follow for 2 miles to village of Corpach. Turn left just before pedestrian crossing & shops, signposted Snowgoose Mountain Centre. The hostel is 30 yds on left before the level crossing on the West Highland railway line between Fort William and Mallaig.
- Two minutes' walk from Corpach Railway Station on the Fort William - the Mallaig Line. Three miles - 2 stops out from Fort William (trains from Glasgow and London).
- Long Distance Walks West Highland Way Land's End to John O Groats on foot LEJOG Land's End to John O'Groats by bike Great Glen Way Cape Wrath Trail
Mountains Close to a Pub Bunkhouses Individuals welcome En suite rooms Duke of Edinburgh's Award Accommodation for Cyclists Outdoor Education Centes
This accommodation is available at the following peak timesAvailable New Year 2023 / 2024 Available February Half Term 2024 Available Easter 2024 Available May Day Bank Holiday 2024 Available Spring Bank Holiday or Half Term 2024 Available August Bank Holiday 2023 Available October Half Term 2024
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