Loch Ness


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.
Loch Ness Backpackers Lodge | Loch Ness


or call Patrick & Nikki Kipfmiller on
01456 450807

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Rooms & Beds:

Dorm beds: 32. Family rooms: 2. Private doubles/twins: 3


All year, All day.

Price per night:

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".

Public Transport:

Plane, bus or train to Inverness, then 20 minutes by bus to Drumnadrochit (ask to be dropped in Lewiston).

This accommodation allows dogs by arrangement, is available to individuals and is on the City, Backpacker and Boutique Hostels map, the Great Glen Way and the present or past youth hostel page.

News & Offers

New Owners at Loch Ness Backpackers

New Owners at Loch Ness Backpackers

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.

Contact Loch Ness Backpackers Lodge:

01456 450807MessageView website