7 Day Best of the West

The Lochside Hostel, Loch Ness

The Lochside Hostel,

Glenmoriston, Inverness IV63 7YD
01320 351274

www.thelochsidehostel.com

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 £20 – £23 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

Gearrannan Blackhouse Village

Gearrannan Blackhouse Village
5a Gearrannan
Carloway
Isle of Lewis
HS2 9AL, Scotland

T: +44 (0)1851 643416

2 nights in the amazing Blackhouse Village. Far from the hustle and bustle this location offers perfect dark and starry nights.

A unique self-catering holiday accommodation on the Atlantic coast of the Isle of Lewis, close to the Callanish Standing Stones and Carloway Broch.  Open all year.  An ideal location for exploring the Western Isles – scenery, archaeology, environment and wildlife, with opportunities for walking, cycling, fishing, surfing or relaxing.  In season, the village and its living museum are open for visitors and bus tours. 

Experience the history and heritage of crofting life.  Enjoy fresh food and home-baking in the cafeteria and buy mementoes in the village shop.  A Scottish island holiday experience that will stay in your memory!

Loch Buie Guest House

South Obbe,
Kyleakin
,
Isle of Skye, IV41 8PH

Scotland

Relax in our cosy wee hostel with envied views across the Kyle of Lochalsh. This is a private hostel for your group whilst on tour. The hostel has dormitory accommodation only with the room having between 4 and 6 beds, complete with full bedding and 2 comfy pillows.

The hostel has free Wi-Fi, tea, coffee and hot chocolate, with a real fire and plenty of character.

  • Dormitory accommodation only
  • Prices between £20 – £23 per person per night – includes continental breakfast

Oban Backpackers

Breadalbane Street,
Oban, PA34 5NZ
Scotland

2 nights and a free day to explore the perfect seaside village, Oban truly is a gem.

Oban Backpackers is in a great location to make the most of your stay time in the evenings. It has big comfy bunk beds with sheets and duvets. Warm and cosy dorms. Spacious lounge area with pool table. Friendly hostel staff and a great international atmosphere. Awesome showers with loads of hot water. Fully equipped kitchen and large dining area.

The hostel has free Wi-Fi, tea, coffee and hot chocolate.

  • Dormitory accommodation only.
  • Prices between £20 – £24 per person per night
  • Continental style breakfast £3

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