Kinlochewe Bunkhouse, Kinlochewe by Achnasheen, Wester Ross, IV22 2PA
Call Dave and Karen Twist on 01445 760253
OverviewWalkers, climbers and mountain bikers enjoying the Torridon Mountains and wilderness areas will be delighted to find the Kinlochewe Hotel with its warm, welcoming bar and bunkhouse accommodation. There are over 20 Munros within 20 miles and this is a great base from which to explore them. It is also on the amazing North Coast 500 road route. The hotel bar is open all the year round, and serves excellent home-made food, a selection of real ales and over 100 malt whiskies. The bunkhouse is ideal for outdoor enthusiasts with a well-equipped self-catering kitchen, an efficient drying room, toilets and hot showers. There is one dormitory with 12 bunks (this makes it unsuitable for children). Each bunk has an individual locker and a pillow with pillowcase is provided (bring sleeping bags, towels and a padlock) This accommodation is featured on our map of West coast of Scotland, Skye and the Hebrides and here is its own website.
Rooms & Beds:12.
Open:All year. 8am - 10pm.
Price per night:£17.50pp. Discount for group bookings with sole occupancy for 2 nights or more.
Booking:Essential for groups. Advisable for individuals.
Directions:Kinlochewe is situated at the junction of the A832 Garve to Gairloch road and the A896 north from Torridon.
Public Transport:Nearest train station is in Achnasheen (10 miles away). In summer trains run four times a day (twice a day on Sundays) from Inverness and the lunchtime train can be met by the local Dial-a-Bus which comes to Kinlochewe. Phone 01520 722205 for further details. On Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays the 5pm Westerbus from Inverness to Gairloch stops outside the bunkhouse at 6.45pm.
Walks:Long Distance Walks
This accommodation is near mountains, is available to individuals, has a pub within walking distance and is on the Scottish National Trail, the IHUK signage page, the Hostels that welcome stag and hen parties map and the North Coast 500.
Kinlochewe Bunkhouse is open again after Refurbishment
February 5th 2019
Kinlochewe Bunkhouse is now open again after a refurbishment. There’s a brand new kitchen, lots of improvements to the bathroom. The bunkroom has also been been refurbished and the whole bunkhouse has been repainted. There is now also WiFi throughout.
What better a reason do you need for packing your bags and heading up to Wester Ross. The magnificence of the Torridon mountains and the serene beauty of Loch Maree beckon you. Whether you are a walker or mountaineer, a photographer, artist or fisherman the Kinlochewe Bunkhouse provides friendly, comfortable low cost accommodation. Situated on the North Coast 500, heralded by CNN as one of the top ten road trips in the world, motorists are also drawn to the idyllic setting and economic prices.
Just to make your stay even more enjoyable, you can go to the hotel next door for breakfast, lunch and evening meals.
January bunkhouse refurbishment at Kinlochewe Hotel
October 4th 2018
Kinlochewe Bunkhouse is closed for a make-over this January. The hotel will remain open, welcoming B&B guests and offering meals and drinks in the bar.
Kinlochewe Bunkhouse is closing for January to enable a full refurbishment to take place. The hotel will continue welcoming people throughout January for food, meals and accommodation in the hotel B&B rooms.
On On the edge of ‘The most beautiful Loch in Scotland’, Loch Maree and surrounded by the imposing Torridon Maountains, Kinlochewe Bunkhouse boasts an impressive location. Rich in fish, and swum by otters and overflown by golden eagles, the loch is rightly prized for its wildlife. Its peace and tranquillity are contrasted by the mighty martial turrets and bastions of the Torridon Mountains. There are 20 Munros within striking distance of the Bunkhouse. With their steep sides, terraced slopes and craggy castle-like summits, theses mountains make a distinctive and memorable landscape.
The bunkhouse has a fully-equipped kitchen which will be undergoing refurbishment. Homecooked meals are available from the adjoining hotel. Yes indeed! Tumble into the orange fire glow of the bar, linger over the wide choice of real ales and malt whiskies and stretch out your legs in anticipation of the arrival of a hot home-cooked meal.
Kinlochewe Hotel and Bunkhouse on The Cape Wrath Trail
April 20th 2018
Also popular with walkers walking Lands End to John O Groats.
Kinlochewe Hotel and Bunkhouse are directly on The Cape Wrath Trail. Many following that trail stop off for a night in our bunkhouse to have the comfy bed and hot shower, closely followed by home cooked food, award winning ales and of course wi fi right next door in the hotel bar. We also have many walkers walking Lands End to John O Groats.