Loch Ness Backpackers Lodge, Coiltie Farmhouse, East Lewiston, Drumnadrochit, Inverness, IV63 6UJ
Your highland home away from home. Owners Patrick and Nikki and their team provide a warm welcome in all weathers, with free tea and coffee, a wood burning stove, a well stocked bar (75+ Scottish beers!), a large guest kitchen and lots of local information. The farmhouse dates back to the 18th century, but nowadays, it retains its charm but has been modernized to ensure that you get a good night’s sleep and a nice hot shower in the morning before you head out to explore the spectacular surroundings. Within easy walking distance of Loch Ness, Urquhart Castle, pubs, restaurants and supermarket. A perfect location for activity or relaxation surrounded by spectacular scenery. Horse riding, fishing, watersports and mountain biking can all be arranged locally. Free parking and free WiFi. Inverness is just 20 mins by car or bus. On the Great Glen Way. BBQs, outside seating, drying area and garden all provided. Breakfast, packed lunches and laundry service are available. Dogs welcome (but please call in advance). Bike storage available except in Jul/Aug.This accommodation is featured on our map of North East Highlands of Scotland and here is its own website.
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Dorm beds: 32, family rooms: 2, private doubles/twins: 3
All year round, all day.
From £17pp. Discounts apply to groups or long term stays
Check availability on website or by phone.
Near the A82 Inverness to Fort William road. Look for brown signs saying “Loch Ness Backpackers".
Plane, bus or train to Inverness, then 20 minutes by bus to Drumnadrochit (ask to be dropped in Lewiston).
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Creating a friendly, home-from-home atmosphere.
The new owners at Loch Ness Backpackers are concentrating on creating a friendly, home-from-home atmosphere. They are also working hard to make the bar a memorable place to spend the evening, with a taste of Scottish produce and great music. The perfect place to get to know your fellow travellers.
Loch ness Backpackers provides an ideal overnight stop
22 miles walk along the Great Glen Way from Fort Augutstus (with some steep climbs) is Loch Ness Backpackers in the village of Drumnadrockt. Well known as a local haunt of Nessy !
Take place on Saturday 22nd August 2015 at Drumnadrochit. This is an all amateur event and is a great success with locals and visitors alike.
Why not visit the games and have a night or two at Lochness Backpackers Lodge. The games take place every year on the last Saterday in August. You can find out more about Glenurquart Highland Games here.