Gerrys Hostel, Craig Achnashellach, Strathcarron, Wester Ross, IV54 8YU
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. Gerry’s Hostel sleeps 20, 10 in a large dormitory with comfortable beds, the rest in 5 or 6 bed family rooms. The hostel has a comfortable common room with log fire and library, old records and WiFi – it has everything you need! Meals and draught ale are available 15 minutes’ drive away. Come and go as you please. Use as a centre to explore this stunningly beautiful area or as a stop off point on your way through. The perfect base for a wide variety of activities including walking, climbing, fishing, cycling, golfing and wildlife watching. See pine martens, buzzards, golden eagles, red deer, waterfalls and pinewoods from the doorstep.This accommodation is featured on our map of West coast of Scotland, Skye and the Hebrides and here is its own website.
or call Simon Howkins on
07894 984294, 01520 766232
20: 1×10, 2×5 or 6
All year. Check in after 4pm
From £19pp main dorm. Family room from £19pp (min 3 guests). Twins and doubles £25pp.
Via the website, e-mail, phone or text.
GR037 493. 95 miles north of Forth William, 50 miles west of Inverness on A890. 10 miles west of Achnasheen and 10 miles east of Lochcarron. 4 kilometres east of Achnashellach train station.
Achnashellach station is 4km west of the hostel. Nearest Citylink coaches drop off at Inverness. Local bus between Inverness and Lochcarron garage Wednesday and Saturday 3pm.