Heb Hostel, 25 Kenneth St, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, HS1 2DR
Call Christine Macintosh on 01851 709889
OverviewThe Heb Hostel is a family-run backpackers' hostel in the heart of Stornoway on the enchanting Isle of Lewis. It is an ideal stop/stay for travellers visiting the Hebrides. Cyclists, walkers, surfers, families and groups are all welcome. Clean, comfortable, friendly and relaxed, Heb Hostel aims to provide you with a quality stay at budget prices. There are many facilities, including a common room with peat fire, free WiFi, local guides and information.
This accommodation is featured on our map of West coast of Scotland, Skye and the Hebrides and here is its own website.
Beds & Rooms:26: 1x8, 2x7,1x4 (family room).
Open:March - October. Open all day but may need to phone for access code.
Price per night:Dorm £20pp Family room £80pn for family, £90pn for adults only.
Booking:Booking is not essential but may be advisable at busier times. Deposits are only required for groups. Payment is due on arrival by cash or cheque.
Directions:From bus station: exit front door, cross South Beach St and walk up Kenneth St. Pass 1st intersection and we are 2nd on the right. From ferry terminal come out of main exit, turn left, follow pedestrian walk-way to the bus station. From airport take bus to Stornoway bus station.
Public Transport:By plane: from Glasgow, Edinburgh or Inverness (Loganair). By ferry (Caledonian McBrayne) Ullapool to Stornoway (Lewis), Uig (Skye) to Tarbert (Harris) or Berneray (Uists) to Leverburgh (Harris).
Walks:Long Distance Walks
This accommodation is available to individuals, gives a Best Price Guarantee and has a pub within walking distance. It is on the Re-opening for Summer 2020 page, the The Hebridean Way and the Skye and the Hebrides map.
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