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.