Morags Lodge Loch Ness, Bunoich Brae, Fort Augustus, PH32 4DG
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OverviewA multi-award winning hostel with a range of rooms to meet all needs and budgets in the bustling village of Fort Augustus on the banks of Loch Ness. The perfect base to explore the Loch Ness area and an ideal stop off on the Great Glen Way. Surrounded by stunning mountain scenery and set in wooded grounds this is the perfect budget accommodation option in the Hub of the Highlands! A variety of room types include dorms, doubles, twins and family rooms; 24 hour self-catering facilitates, excellent home-made meal options, a rustic bar stocked with a great selection of local beers and malts, a beer garden, free WiFi, activity booking service, ample car parking, an awesome team to look after you, plus a whole lot more. 4 Star VisitScotland. GOLD Green Tourism Award. FINALIST Best Self-Catering Accommodation 2018 - Highlands & Islands Tourism Awards. FINALIST Tourism Everyone's Business 2015 & Best Holiday Accommodation 2014 - Highlands & Islands Tourism Awards. WINNER Best Self Catering Accommodation 2012 - Highlands & Islands Tourism Awards. WINNER Team of the Year Hospitality Assured Business Excellence Awards 2012.
Beds & Rooms:75: 7x6, 6x4, 4x2/3
Open:All year. Check in from 4pm (earlier by arrangement).
Price per night:From £26pp in dorm beds. Doubles/twins from £33pp. Family rooms from £86
Directions:From north, arrive at Fort Augustus, turn first right up Bunoich Brae. From south go through villag, past petrol station & car park. Next left up Bunoich Brae.
Public Transport:Bus stop for Fort William and Inverness only 200m away.
Walks:Long Distance Walks Land's End to John O Groats on foot LEJOG Land's End to John O'Groats by bike Scottish National Trail Great Glen Way
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June 19th 2019
Award winning accommodation on Loch Ness
If Morag’s Lodge in Fort Augustus were an Olympic Athlete, they’d be struggling under the weight of medals.
It is in a great big stone built house in the village of Fort Augustus at the southern end of Loch Ness. Take another look at the picture featured with this and you’ll be reminded of the epic splendour of that part of Britain. The River Oich and the Caledonian Canal flow through the village into Loch Ness.
You can book rooms of various sizes in this 75 bed hostel. they do all the usual facilities like laundry and self-catering kitchens but there must be something different about the way they do it, because awards!
Highlands and Islands Tourism award winners or finalists in a dizzying number of categories across six years as well as notable nods for Green Tourism. I think we should take a trip up there and experience this for ourselves!
Book Direct at Morag’s Lodge
October 12th 2018
Close to the banks of the foot of Loch Ness, Morag’s Lodge is a great stop on any tour of the Highlands.
Book Direct for the best prices at Morag’s Lodge, Fort Augustus at the foot of Loch Ness. Booking direct means all of your payment goes to the owner of this small business to reinvest into the hostel and it’s staff. Morag’s Lodge is the perfect base for explorations of this famous area – a must visit on any tour of the Scottish Highlands.
Morags Lodge for Winter Sports
December 30th 2017
Morags Lodge, less than 45 minutes away from Nevis Range ski field
Morags Lodge loves it when it snows in the highland and the hostel garden turns into a winter wonderland! For any keen skiers and snowboarders the hostel is less than 45 minutes away from Nevis Range ski field; and for everyone else, all you need is a sledge and one of our local hillsides!
November 25th 2015
As I set off for Fort Augustus on the Great Glen Way, it’s a blowy, rainy morning requiring the shelter of a heavy rainproof coat. Once again there are large section of the route along the road but soon I will be climbing the forested sides of Loch Ness.Read More