Scottish hostels : self catering hostel in Torran Bay Scotland


Torran Bay Hostel, Torran Farm, Ford, Lochgilphead. PA31 8RH

With 16 en suite rooms and great views of Loch Awe, Torran Bay Hostel is the perfect base for a fantastic Highlands holiday. Free fishing from Torran Farm land is included, or why not venture out on the loch? Boat and canoe launching is available along with a large parking area. Boat hire can be arranged through the hostel. Just 30 miles from Oban, 13 miles from Lochgilphead and close to the Crinnan canal, Torran Bay is located at the south end of Loch Awe which is 25 miles long. Excellent for fishing for brown trout, pike, arctic char, perch and roach or just a day relaxing on the loch with TBFL boat hire. Other activities include walking, on Torran Farm land and beyond, hiking, cycling, bird watching and golf. The hostel can accommodate up to 40 guests, with rooms arranged in different combinations. It has two well equipped kitchens for self-catering and the local Indian/Chinese takeaway delivers to the hostel. Prices includes continental breakfast and all rooms have TV, DVD and WiFi

This accommodation is featured on our map of The Trossachs and Lochaber and here is its own website.
Torran Bay Hostel | Scottish hostels : self catering hostel in Torran Bay Scotland


or call Sheila Brolly on
01546 810 133 or 01546 810 270

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Rooms & Beds:

34: 10 x 2 or double, 2 x double and single, 1 x 4 , 2 x 3


All year. All day.

Price per night:

From £45 to £72 per room. inc continental breakfast and parking. Group bookings welcome. Please note: prices per room not per person.


booking 4 rooms or more, full payment required 14 days before arrival


From Glasgow take A82 to Tarbet then take the A83 to Lochgilphead, Lochgilphead to Kilmartin A816. 1 mile past Kilmartin follow signs to Ford B840. From Ford take Dalavich road for 1 mile. Hostel on the right.

Public Transport:

Buses Lochgilphead to Ford, Monday, Wednesday and Saturday

This accommodation allows dogs by arrangement and is available to individuals.

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Burial Cairns and Standing Stones

Burial Cairns and Standing Stones

Discover the ancient stone legacy on Kilmartin Glen, a day walk from Torran Bay Hostel

Four miles from Torran Bay Hostel is Kilmartin, the start of Kilmartin Glen.  Kilmartin Glen is a broad valley containing  nearly 800  rock carvings, burial cairns and standing stones. There are also more recent stoneworks including the fortress of the Scots and a castle.

Photograph by Brian Sutherland

Contact Torran Bay Hostel:

01546 810 133 or 01546 810 270MessageView website