Kyle of Tongue Hostel and Holiday Park, Kyle of Tongue Hostel & Holiday Park, Tongue, By Lairg, Sutherland, IV27 4XH

Call Richard Mackay on 01847 611789


Kyle of Tongue Hostel is a stone lodge, magnificently situated on the romantic shores of the Kyle of Tongue on the north coast of Scotland. It has supreme panoramic views of Castle Varich, Ben Hope and the queen of Scottish mountains - Ben Loyal. The hostel is relaxed and welcoming with irresistible home baking on offer. Beautifully furnished, like a boutique hotel, but with all the friendliness of a hostel. There are comfortable private bedrooms, roomy shared dormitories and relaxing communal areas. Relax in the lounge, the well equipped dining area or the spacious self-catering kitchen. There is a drying room and bike shed for your outdoor gear and an on-site well stocked mini shop. Full camping services are also available in our newly opened fully equipped Campsite & Caravan Park or why not stay in our Holiday Cottage or Static Caravan. The atmosphere of this remote area is quite special. To leave the hustle and bustle of life behind completely, you must escape to the very edge of Scotland.

This accommodation is featured on our map of North East Highlands of Scotland and here is its own website.


  • Beds & Rooms:

    36 in hostel, plus cottage, static caravan and a large campsite.
  • Open:

    All year. Check in from 4pm.
  • Price per night:

    From £21. Private rooms from £50. Contact for other prices.
  • Booking:

    Book via e-mail or telephone.
  • Directions:

    Situated on the A838 road in the village of Tongue.
  • Public Transport:

    Train station - 37 miles. Public bus routes through Tongue, Ferry terminal (Scrabster) - 45 miles
  • Walks:

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks

This accommodation is by the sea, is near mountains, is available to individuals and has a pub within walking distance. It is on the Land's End to John O' Groats Cycle Route, the IHUK signage page, the Hostels with Camping map, the present or past youth hostel page and the North Coast 500.

It has availability at August Bank Holiday, Autumn Half Term and Spring Bank Holiday and Whitsun Half Term.


bSingle sex dormitories
cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
rDisabled Access
dBedding provided
gFully heated
mMeals available (with notice)
nBreakfast available (with notice)
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
iDrying room
pClothes washing facilities
tWithin 1 mile of NCN
0VisitScotland Quality Assured
yYHA Affiliated


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Magic is in the air!

July 25th 2019

The night sky blushes rainbow, when you watch it dance.

Magnificently located on the shores of the Kyle of Tongue with supreme panoramic views of Castle Varich, Ben Hope and the Queen of Scottish Mountains… and seasonally the Northern Lights!

We are set in the ideal location for exploring all that the the Kyle of Tongue has to offer.

We offer private, premium private and dorm rooms and other facilities onsite include; a communal lounge, seaside camping, a large well equipped kitchen and dining room, a bike shed and a laundry and drying room! Just call us on +44 (0)1847 611789 to find out our availability.


New campsite at Kyle of Tongue Hostel & Holiday Park

February 8th 2019

Great news is that the new campsite at the idyllic Kyle of Tongue Hostel and Holiday Park will be opening this year. This means even larger groups of friends and family can stay in this awe-inspiring setting on the shores of the Kyle of Tongue.

Even if you don’t book the whole hostel you can mix hostel rooms with camping to add a new dimension to your holiday.  The older members of your group could opt for private rooms, or even the extra comfort of the  premium private rooms with magnificent views,  while the younger and more adventurous ones could live on the wild side and camp on the shores.


Kyle of Tongue on the North Coast 500

September 17th 2018

Sealoch-side camping and a large warm hostel

Kyle of Tongue Hostel & Holiday Park is open all year.  Its great location is ideal to climb the munros and corbits in the north of Scotland or just to have  a family gathering or celebration.  You can book the whole hostel for exclusive use, or  visit on your own and meet others on their travels.  Come and enjoy our cosy lounge with it’s open peat fire.

Walking groups, surf clubs, mountain rescue, birthday parties and music groups all enjoy our accommodation.  If you are hosting a celebration we can arrange a ceilidh band to play for you in the hostel.

In addition to our large warm hostel, Kyle of Tongue holiday park provides sealoch-side camping.  Surrounded by stunning mountain and sea views and on the North Coast 500 route (wildly accented to be one of the worlds best road trips) this is a great base for a holiday.

Look forward to hearing from you. 01847 611789,

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