Campbeltown Backpackers


Big Kiln Street, Campbeltown, Argyll, PA28 6JF

    The new Campbeltown bunkhouse, opened in April 2012, is housed in the newly refurbished Old Schoolhouse, a Grade B listed building. Its location offers easy access to the facilities of Campbeltown-shops, restaurants, swimming pool and gym.

    Backpackers provides quality budget accommodation for visitors to Campbeltown and Kintyre. There are  two dorm rooms, one with six  bunks and the other with ten. There are four toilet/shower rooms, a modern self catering kitchen, dining room, lounge and secure, indoor storage facilities for cycles. 

    A passenger/cycle ferry runs to Northern Ireland and Ayrshire while car ferries service the routes to the local islands of Arran, Gigha, Islay & Jura.

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    4 Hostel
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    Opening Times 2015
    1 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2015

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    The MacKinnon Room
    £18.00 per person per night (room only)
    The Ross Room
    £18.00 per person per night (room only)

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles
    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop
    • Tea & Coffee Available


    • Internet Access
    • Level Access
    • No Smoking Permitted
    • Picnic Area


    • Coastal Location
    • Town Location


    • Bunk Beds
    • Covered Drying Facilities Available
    • Cubicle Changing Available
    • Drying Facilities
    • Electric Cooker
    • Fridge
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Indoor Drying Facility
    • Kitchen
    • Linen Provided
    • Lounge
    • Microwave
    • Shared Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Toilets
    • Towel Charge
    • Wash Hand Basin

    Leisure Facilities

    • No Television
    • WiFi


    • Bike Storage Available
    • Cycle Hire Nearby
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • On Public Transport Route
    • Private Parking

    Transport within Scotland

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    Access to Public Areas

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds), or access by ramp, lift or stair lift
      • from the entrance to reception
      • to a public toilet
      • to one or more bedrooms
      • to the lounge

    General Questions

    • Non-smoking policy throughout establishment

    Bedrooms and Bathrooms: General

    • There are separate shower units:
      • fitted with support handrails
    • Bedrooms with no fitted carpets available
    • WCs in bathrooms fitted with handrails available
    • Bedrooms with non-allergic bedding available (e.g. non-feather pillows)
    • Bathrooms available with :
      • level entry shower


    • Designated parking provided for guests with disabilities
      • Within about 50 metres from the main entrance
    • Drop-off point for guests immediately outside the main entrance
    • Route from the parking area to the entrance is :
      • flat, (i.e. without steps)

    This information is self-assessed; therefore we accept no liability for its accuracy. Please contact the venue for further information.

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