Before booking, please read this information:
To secure your booking, full payment for your first night's accommodation will be taken now upon booking. Any remaining nights' payments will be due upon check-in. You can pay by cash or card (all standard card types accepted, including AmEx).
COVID-19 SPECIAL CONDITIONS FOR 2022 BOOKINGS: Following two seasons requiring numerous special conditions, we live in hope that the 2022 season will be 'normal'. Of course, this might change - and if it does then we will make contact to discuss your booking if necessary. Any questions at all, get in touch.
Please also note that we all still have a responsibility to act in a way that safeguards those around us during these unusual times - for this reason, we would ask that anyone displaying any potential symptoms of covid must please contact us and cancel your stay. Also note that if we have concerns about any guest's health, we reserve the right to ask them to leave the property for the safety of our other guests and our staff.
For a detailed map of our location with bus stops please search for "Loch Ness Backpackers" on Google Maps: http://maps.google.co.uk/
The only public transport to Drumnadrochit is bus or taxi. We recommend www.travelinescotland.com
for bus information. *Please note that during covid there is a reduced 'Sunday bus service' running, so leave yourself lots of time to get to the hostel and do not plan to get a bus in the evening as there may not be one. We do not yet know when the service will return to normal.
We offer shared dorm beds in 6/7-bed rooms (not in 2021). We also have private rooms (double, twin, and family rooms for 4 and 5 people).
All of our rooms have shared bathrooms. *Not during covid - see covid conditions above.*
Please note that we do not allow children under 16 years old in shared dorm accommodation unless your group books out a full room.
Pets are permitted in certain rooms (excluding shared dorms and family rooms) - please contact us directly (01456 450 807 / email@example.com) to discuss before booking. A pet supplement of £10 per pet is payable on arrival.
Breakfast is not included in the bed price but you can book a continental buffet breakfast on arrival for £3.50pp. (Not available in 2021.)
All bed linen is provided. Towels are available to rent for £1.
As we are a licensed premises, ONLY ALCOHOL PURCHASED ON THE PREMISES CAN BE CONSUMED in the public areas of the hostel. Our residents-only bar offers a wide range of 50+ exclusively Scottish beers and 20+ Scottish whiskies so there's lots to choose from!
We reserve the right to take a £50 charge if mattresses or other items are soiled. Adequate payment will also be taken if property is damaged. Photographic evidence will be provided upon request.
Please be aware that once you provide your confirmation you are entering into a contract for provision of accommodation.
We have a 48-HOUR cancellation policy. This means we will only accept cancellation up to 48HRS prior to the date of arrival. Beyond this point you will be charged 100% of your first night's accommodation.
Group bookings (of over 6 people) will be charged for 100% of entire booking if notice of cancellation is not given one week in advance.