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
OverviewKyle 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.
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 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 Re-opening for Summer 2020 page, 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.
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June 12th 2020
In 2014, Stephen, Carol, Richard & Suzanne Mackay purchased Tongue Youth Hostel from the Scottish Youth Hostel Association (SYHA) with a vision of transforming the undeveloped but prime land surrounding the Hostel into a campsite & caravan park.Read More
Campsite and self-catering accommodation available at Kyle of Tongue Hostel
August 18th 2020
We have set up our establishment to comply with all government guidelines to keep our guests, our staff and the people within our local area as safe and secure as is possible! It has been great to see everyone enjoying our new camp site and we would like to take this time to thank everyone for their compliance and observation of the rules and processes we have implemented. Our Hostel accommodation remains unavailable at present however our self-catering accommodation and campsite can be booked online
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.