Overview of Hostel
Set in one of Scotland’s most spectacular and historic glens, not far from Glencoe village, this alpine-style youth hostel offers a range of comfortable accommodation. Guests can choose from cosy solid wood panelled rooms, to larger family rooms and shared accommodation.
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By car: turn into Glencoe village and continue past the supermarket, over the bridge, then go down the single track road for approximately one mile. The youth hostel is on the right .
By bus: Glencoe is served by buses from Glasgow and Fort William. Ask the driver to stop at Glencoe crossroads, cross the car park, turn right, walk through the village and past the supermarket. Cross the bridge, then go down the single track road for approximately one mile. The youth hostel is on the right.
By train: the closest station is Fort William, then travel via bus.
On foot: turn right into Glencoe Village and walk past the supermarket. Go over the bridge and follow the road down for about 1 mile..
The Clachaig Inn offers live music most weekends and good value meals all year round. Try ice and rock climbing at the Ice Factor in Kinlochleven or visit the NTS Visitor Centre in Glencoe and Dragon?s Tooth golf course for golf and segway - discounts for Hostelling Scotland members! Fort William is only half an hour away by car. Well-known movie locations are also nearby (eg Skyfall, Harry Potter, Highlander). Lots more information on local activities can be found at Ballachulish Tourist Information Centre.
Conditions & Policy
Check in is between 3.30pm and 11pm and check out is by 10am Reception is open between 7-10am and 3-11pm from March to October, and between 8-10am and 5-9pm at other times. From the age of 12 to 15 years, young people must be accompanied by a parent or guardian of the same gender when booking a bed within shared accommodation. Parties with young children (under 12 years) can only be accommodated in private rooms where available. Hostelling Scotland advise that additional notice be given to the destination youth hostel when travelling with children, to ensure that suitable accommodation is available. There is no capacity for extra beds or cots. ***Please note our Group booking policy: •When booking for more than 9 persons, different policies and additional supplements will apply •Please note that no stag or hen parties are permitted at any youth hostel. •Full payment will be required within 8 weeks of arrival as otherwise the booking will automatically be cancelled •Full Hostelling Scotland Terms and Conditions will apply and be issued to all group bookings.