6 Day Orkney Stravaig


Rogart Station, 



Sutherland, Scotland

IV28 3XA

Sleeperzzz is a family-run hostel with 20 beds in a range of interesting vehicles. Offering budget accommodation ideal for backpackers, families, walkers, cyclists and folk looking to escape for some peace and tranquillity.

All bedding is supplied but please bring your own towels.

There is ample parking alongside and a beautiful garden available for guests' use. Bicycles are available free of charge to those staying with us. There is a pub/restaurant and a well-stocked grocery shop just 100m away.

Orcades Hostel - Orkney


Ocades Hostel

Muddisdale Road,


KW15 1RS

01856 873 745

2 nights in the heart of Orkney at one of the finest hostels in the country.

Modern, comfortable and family run Hostel. Excellent base for exploring our beautiful windswept isles.
Situated next to the sports centre and within easy walking distance of all the shops, pubs, eateries, historic town centre and all transport links.

All cosy, clean bedrooms with ample room for luggage in underbed drawers and wardrobe space to hang clothes up if desired. Lockers available for laptops etc.

There is a fully equipped kitchen including oils and spices and a stylish lounge room with large freeview TV, DVD and free internet access. 

The Lazy Crofter Bunkhouse - Durness

The Lazy Crofter Bunkhouse

Durness, Scotland

IV27 4PN

The bunkhouse is tastefully decorated and designed to sleep up to 20 persons in a mix of shared dorms and two-man bunkrooms. The bedrooms are warm, bright and airy and all linen is provided free of charge, fully made-up for your arrival. A fully equipped self-catering kitchen, making catering for yourself easy and enjoyable. The living room creates a friendly social atmosphere where meeting new people and making new friends is encouraged. We are conveniently positioned a short walk to local pubs, restaurants, tourist information and the most amazing golden beaches.

Facilities also include a drying room, which allows you to at least start the day dry! This is equipped with an american style washing machine. Full central heating ensures we can always determine the temperature inside if not outside. Powerful hot showers with plenty of piping hot water provide a welcome refresh after a day on the hill. The local village store and Post Office are both less than 100 metres away.

The Lochside Hostel, Loch Ness

The Lochside Hostel,

Glenmoriston, Inverness IV63 7YD
01320 351274


A new addition to the MacBackpackers family - Lochside Hostel is makes its 2016 debut in fantastic fashion. We're inviting guests from our tours to experience this amazing hostel nestled among the trees right on the water's edge. 

Perched on the banks of Loch Ness, The Lochside Hostel offers unrivalled views of the Loch, and direct access to the water's edge. Perfect for walks, monster spotting and even a dip into the magical waters.

A mere 10 seconds from the banks of Loch Ness, Lochside Hostel is utterly unique in its location, views and facilities. 

You can also relax in front of our beautiful real fire and take advantage of our FREE WiFi.

  • Dormitory accommodation only
  • Prices between £17 – £20 per person per night

Please note: Due to the remote location of The Lochside Hostel there are no local shops - Guests are encouraged to prepare for their visit in advance.

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