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Loch Ness Backpackers

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Reviewed today via mobile

Very convenient off the GGW trail path. An quaint and old farmhouse that's super comfy with lots of common areas to relax in. Their "bar" is small but has the most impressive list of beers and whisky. I wished to stay there more days just...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The hostel is very close to the Great Glen Way. There is a also campsite close by if this is full - you can't miss it. There is a Coop two hundred yards away and a handy Inn for food and beer. The hostel has...More

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Response from pkipfmiller, Owner at Loch Ness BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

Hello and thanks for taking the time to leave your review. We are glad that you enjoyed the majority of your stay with us. We are, however, very sorry to hear that it was overshadowed by the breakfast incident. Breakfast was indeed not served on...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Probably one of the best places I ever stayed. The atmosphere inside is just so peaceful, the rooms are cozy and really clean. Within a 20 minute walk you have this paradise spot by the loch ness lake, unreal! The staff is brilliant, everyone just...More

Thank David G
Response from pkipfmiller, Owner at Loch Ness BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

Hello and thanks so much for the ace review! We are so happy to hear that you had such a nice time at our little highland hostel. It sounds like you really made the most of your time here. I am sure the team will...More

Reviewed 20 April 2018

My friend and I stayed in January at the end of a long run through the snow from Invergarry and were greeted with a singularly warm, friendly, fun and thoughtful reception. The hostel is clean with excellent facilities and plenty of space to hang out...More

Thank Adam-Boggon
Response from pkipfmiller, Owner at Loch Ness BackpackersResponded 25 April 2018

Hello again and thanks for taking the time to leave us such a glowing review. We really enjoyed your visit and are happy to hear you enjoyed your time in the highlands. We hope we have the chance to host you again one day! Happy...More

Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

This hostel is perfectly situated for doing the Great Glen Way. The staff were very friendly, and the manager particularly helpful. It was comfortable and clean for an overnight stay. The bar area and beer selection are great, and the self catering kitchen well equipped...More

Thank Julia C
Response from pkipfmiller, Owner at Loch Ness BackpackersResponded 13 April 2018

Hello and thanks for the lovely review. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay. The hostel is indeed very convenient for GGW walkers. So happy to hear you found our staff kind and our bar selection memorable. Also happy to hear you found everything you...More

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Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
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Free Parking
Laundry Service
Breakfast Available
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Bar/Lounge
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US$51 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$51 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Yes they do! You have to contact them before you arrive but yes.
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"Take some time to order and drink good beers there."
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"All beds are very comfy, so nothing to worry about :)"
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"Ok if travelling alone and you want to save money but if a couple its not worth it, not much more expensive..."
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"There was WiFi in the common areas and there was good phone signal in the rooms. Room we were in was nice and..."
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