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, hot showers and internet. 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.
Beds & Rooms:12.
Open:All year. 8am - 10pm.
Price per night:£20 pp. Sole use: £120 up to 6 people. £180 for 7-12 people.
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 Cape Wrath Trail Scottish National Trail North Coast 500
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Kinlochewe Bunkhouse is now open on a sole occupancy basis
May 24th 2021
If you’re missing the Torridon Mountains as much as we are, then you’ll be happy to know that Kinlochewe Bunkhouse is available on a sole occupancy basis. Any outdoor enthusiast will be delighted with the surrounding area, as well as the warm Highland welcome you’ll be sure to receive.
Kinlochewe Hotel and Bunkhouse on The Cape Wrath Trail
May 19th 2019
Also popular with walkers walking Lands End to John O Groats and the Scottish National Trail
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.
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.