Achininver Youth Hostel (SYHA)

Hostel

Achiltibuie, Ullapool, Ross-shire, IV26 2YL

    Set off the beaten track, this is a charming, rustic youth hostel located a few minutes from a sandy beach with stunning views of the mountains.

    Achininver Youth Hostel is a popular choice with groups and outdoor enthusiasts looking to explore the area on a budget.

    Facilities include private rooms, a self-catering kitchen and a warming gas stove in the communal areas.

    This hostel is a great place to relax, chill out and enjoy the views over the Summer Isles. If you feel energetic climb the Ben Mor Coigach which is directly behind the hostel, offers great views of the surrounding area and a chance for spotting the wildlife. On clear days it is also possible to see the Outer Hebrides and An Cliseam. Other hill walks include The Fiddler, Canisp, Cul Mor and Cul Beag, all within 20 miles of the hostel.

    Note that the approach to Achininver is by a rough pedestrian-only track approximately 1/3 mile long. Please take care when arriving at the hostel.

    Gradings
    2 Hostel
    Awards
    Green Tourism Silver Walkers Welcome Cyclists Welcome
    Opening Times
    2014 Opening Times
    2 May 2014 - 31 Aug 2014

    Catering

    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop

    Domestic

    • Kitchen
    • Shower
    • Fridge
    • Shared Bathroom
    • Drying Facilities
    • Towel Charge
    • Gas Cooker

    Leisure Facilities

    • Garden

    Payment Methods

    • VISA Card

    Transport

    • Public Parking Nearby
    • Bike Storage Available

    Children

    • Outdoor Play Area
    • Children Welcome

    Facilities

    • No Smoking Permitted

    Location

    • Rural Location
    • Remote Location
    • Waterfront Location
    • Coastal Location

    Special Requirements

    • No Pets Allowed

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre: From Ullapool drive north from town and follow signs to Achiltibuie.

    Getting there by railway: Nearest station Garve. Citylink coach from Garve to Ullapool then local bus to hostel.

    Getting there by ferry: From Ullapool bus leaves opposite pier approximatley 1 hour journey to hostel. Drive north from Ullapool following signs to Achiltibuie.

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