Saddle Mountain Hostel, Mandally Road, Invergarry, PH35 4HP

Call Helen or Gregor on 01809 501412


Saddle Mountain Hostel is a four star hostel in the village of Invergarry, between Loch Ness and Fort William and at the junction with the road to the Isle of Skye. Surrounded by mountains, glens, lochs and forests, Saddle Mountain Hostel is a a great location for exploring the Scottish Highlands. It’s great for Munro bagging, long distance hiking, cycling, paddling, day trips, local walks. The hostel has lots of maps and guidebooks and the friendly owners are happy to help plan your day out. Shortlisted for Hostel of the Year in the The Great Outdoors Magazine Awards 2019, the hostel is spacious and comfortable, sleeping up to 22 people in 5 bedrooms with a mix of dorm and private rooms available. Ideal for your stay whether you are travelling on your own, with your family or friends or have booked the whole hostel for your group. Facilities include a large self-catering kitchen, separate dining room, relaxing visitors' lounge, free WiFi, drying room and bike storage. And to kick start your morning you could try a genuine Italian coffee from the Espresso Hub

This accommodation is featured on our map of North East Highlands of Scotland and here is its own website.


  • Beds & Rooms:

    22: 1x6, 1x5 (dbl, 3 singles), 2x4, 1x3 (1 dbl, 1 single).
  • Open:

    Seasonal. Check website for availability. Check-in 4.30-10pm.
  • Price per night:

    Dorms from £22pp. Private rooms from £18pp. Whole hostel prices on request.
  • Booking:

  • Directions:

    The hostel is the third house along the road to Mandally, just off the A82 in Invergarry. Look for Mandally road sign just south of Invergarry on the A82.
  • Public Transport:

    Citylink buses between Fort William & Inverness and Glasgow, Fort William & Skye stop in Invergarry. Trains at Spean Bridge. Airport at Inverness.
  • Walks:

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks

This accommodation is near mountains, is available to individuals, gives a Best Price Guarantee and has a pub within walking distance. It is on the Scottish National Trail, the present or past youth hostel page and the Great Glen Way.

It has availability at August Bank Holiday and February Half Term.


aMixed dormitories
cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
dBedding provided
gFully heated
nBreakfast available (with notice)
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
iDrying room
pClothes washing facilities
tWithin 1 mile of NCN
0VisitScotland Quality Assured
yYHA Affiliated
9Best Price Guarantee


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News & Offers from Saddle Mountain Hostel

Saddle Mountain Hostel shortlisted for Hostel of the Year

November 7th 2019

We are delighted to have been shortlisted for Hostel of the Year and The Extra Mile Award in The Great Outdoors Awards Magazine Awards 2019.

Thanks to our guests who nominated us for these awards. We’re among some great company! If you’d like to vote for us visit


Invergarry, between Loch Ness and Fort William.

March 27th 2019

Nestled among mountains, glens, lochs and forests, a great place to start exploring the Scottish Highlands.

Saddle Mountain Hostel is in the village of Invergarry, between Loch Ness and Fort William. Nestled among mountains, glens, lochs and forests, Invergarry is a great base to explore the Highlands. You won’t have to go far to discover stunning scenery and beautiful nature. Take a walk, bag a Munro or take in a castle on a scenic tour. Paddle on the loch, spot some wildlife or maybe even the Loch Ness monster !

Saddle Mountain Hostel

Accommodation for Walkers on the Cape Wrath Trail

October 3rd 2018

Saddle Mountain Hostel provides ideal facilities and a welcome from hosts who have walked many of the worlds long distance trails.

Cape Wrath Trail, a popular Scottish long distance walk,  is an unmarked and magnificently wild long distance route from Fort William to Cape Wrath in Scotland.  Saddle Mountain Hostel, in Invergarry, is the only hostel on all of the routes of  the Cape Wrath Trail, the Great Glen Way and the Scottish National Trail.  Soon to be added to this list is the International Appellation Trail,  which follows the Appalachian range and some of the Western European mountain ranges which were part of the Central Pangean Mountains before the continents split up.  This is  a new challenge which endurance walkers will be sure to want to tick off.

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