The Lismore Bunkhouse and Campsite, Isle of Lismore, PA34 5UG

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Bunkhouse on the Isle of Lismore, Hebrides

The Lismore Bunkhouse and Campsite is a warm, cosy and comfy base from which to explore the beautiful Isle of Lismore and surroundings. With a mixture of en suite dorms and private rooms the bunkhouse can accommodate up to 12 people. There is a room of 6 bunkbeds, a double room and a family room with a double bed and set of bunks. All rooms are ensuite and the 6 bed room has an accessible wet room.

The site is also home to Lismore's only campsite, with 5 pitches and 2 camper van hook-up spots. The bunkhouse is built to a high green spec with solar heating, photovoltaic electricity, an air source heat pump, green living roof, scottish larch cladding, clay puddling and even a natural swimming pool. Features include underfloor heating, free WiFi, a fully equipped self-catering kitchen,seasonal PYO organic veg, free tree planting, towel hire and a laundry service (and much, much more!).

The Isle of Lismore is easily accessed by car ferry from Oban and passenger ferry from Port Appin. The island is great for walking, cycling, nature watching and has an interesting historical past. Bike hire available from bunkhouse.

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: 1 x dbl, 1 x family (dbl + bunkbeds), 1x6. All en-suite
  • Open:

    All year.
  • Price per night:

    From £20pp. Exclusive hire available. Camping £10 pp.
  • Booking:

    Payment of 50% non refundable deposit via BACS required to secure a booking.
  • Directions:

    From Achnacroish head up the main road until you reach a T junction. Turn right past the Public Hall and take the next left at the Sailean sign post. At the purple letter box turn up the track. From Point travel along the main road past the Heritage Centre and past the shop then take a right a the Sailean turning.
  • Public Transport :

    Car and passenger ferries from Oban to Achnacroish run 4 times a day and from Port Appin there is a 10 minute passenger ferry to the north end of the island which runs on the hour. There is a connecting train service from Glasgow Queen St to Oban as well as Citylink buses.
  • Walks :

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks
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This accommodation is available at the following peak times

Available October Half Term 2024


aMixed dormitories
bSingle sex dormitories
cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
rAccessibility features
dBedding provided
gFully heated
mMeals available (with notice)
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
iDrying room
pClothes washing facilities
sComputer with internet
tWithin 1 mile of NCN
ZDogs by arrangement

r Accessibility Info

The 6 bed bunkroom at Lismore Bunkhouse has an accessible wet room. ..Click for photos and more


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Escape to a family friendly Hebridean Island for Autumn Half Term

October 6th 2023

This easily reached island with a rich Gaelic tradition is only a short ferry hop from Oban. The hostel has a welcoming vibe surrounded by tranquil space. An escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Space for the children to explore with stunning views of the surrounding islands and mainland to take your breath away. Lismore Bunkhouse has a mix of family rooms and a warm wlecoming atmosphere with warm floors and flooded with island light.

family room showing bunks at lismore bunkhouse
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Lismore, a Hebridean haven

April 21st 2022

The low lying fertile isle is located 7 miles form Oban in the inner Hebrides. The name Lismore is derived from the Gaelic “Lios Mòr” meaning great garden. The isle has a rich Gaelic tradition which can be seen in the beautiful ruins of Castle Coeffin. The tranquil green expanses of provide an escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and the stunning views of the surrounding islands and mainland will take your breath away. You can even see the summit of Ben Nevis on a clear day.

The Bunkhouse has a mix of private rooms and dorms and provides a warm bed, a warm atmosphere and warm floors with under floor heating. The bunkhouse was built with the environment in mind with solar heating, a green roof and much more.

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