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Glencoe Independent Hostel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed for three nights and it has to be one of the most relaxing breaks we have had just perfect. The accommodation has everything you need in a great location. Not much else you can add other than we will be back at sometime in the future.

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Breda
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spend two nights in the bidean eco cabin. Nice and clean with the smell of wood. Good views in a great landscape. Keith can tell you anything about hikes in and around Glencoe. Pub within one mile; Claghaigh, go there!

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Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have just spent 3 nights in the new eco cabins and really enjoyed our stay. The location is fantastic in a beautiful glen, look out for the deer in the evenings! The cabins are perfect, warm and very comfortable, even my grandson couldn't keep out of the hot shower! It's quiet at night so sleep is easy. The staff...

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was such a nice location. Quiet, and close to many hiking spots. We went out on an evening hike and had amazing views. I loved how quiet and peaceful this place was. The facilities were clean: clean bathrooms, clean kitchens. There are outlets and lights by the bunk beds. The guy who was working there was very informative....

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 2 nights in April, and it was wonderful. The hosts were easy to communicate with and very accommodating about a late arrival. The cabin was even better than we expected from the online photos. It was very well equipped for our stay, with a decent sized kitchen and good shower. It was warm, cosy and comfortable,...

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The Hague, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are just back from our stay in the Log Cabin. It's a basic accommodation (studio), but it has everything you could need. Own bathroom and kitchen, hot water, wifi (since a few days!), double (bunk)bed, towels, bed linen... Everything we needed! Staff is really friendly. Best of all is the location, close to plenty of options for hiking!

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GlencoeIndyHostel, Owner at Glencoe Independent Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks for the lovely review of our log cabin! Really pleased it met your needs and that you enjoyed the lovely area in which we are situated! All the best Keith

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just returned from a 3 night stay in one of their new Eco Cabins! They have two onsite. Great stay! The Cabin was warm and comfortable with great views over the Glen. Great warm shower. The small kitchen was handy, although there are some great places to eat nearby within walking distance (about 20/30 mins in Glencoe Village for the...

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GlencoeIndyHostel, Owner at Glencoe Independent Hostel, responded to this review

Wow - thanks for the awesome review of our lovely new Eco Cabins! Glad you enjoyed the facilities and the area and had a great trip elsewhere. Thanks again Keith

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in a dorm room for two nights whilst exploring the surrounding mountains. As previously written, the best thing about this hostel is its strategic location in proximity to the beginnings of the most popular walking routes in the area. My dorm room (Adler, one of 3 in the Alpine cottage) was on the small side and had only two...

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GlencoeIndyHostel, Owner at Glencoe Independent Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Grace Thanks for your stay and review of our basic Alpine Bunkhouse! Thanks also for letting me know about the knives, we will replace them. We've also added some limited wifi access in the bunkhouse itself now to make things easier. All the best Keith

Ravensburg, Germany
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Brilliant location far off from hectic city life gives you the time to breath and enjoy basic amenities in life. Self catering, a 30 minutes walk from the village with a little store and café and about 15 minutes from the next pub. Lots of options to hike, I recommend the Pap of Glencoe trail. Thanks guys.

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GlencoeIndyHostel, Owner at Glencoe Independent Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Thanks for the tremendous review! Glad you enjoyed your time here. All the best Keith

Leicestershire
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

This is exactly what it needs to be. Set in amazing countryside, it has dorm rooms, self catering kitchen (just bring food), dining room, lounge and a drying room. They also have a laundry service. Book well in advance as this area is well sought after. If you don't bring your own food, a half hour walk into the village...

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GlencoeIndyHostel, Owner at Glencoe Independent Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Thanks for the wonderful review of our hostel. Really great that you enjoyed it here adn some fantastic tips for future guests! Thanks again Keith

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We offer great value accommodation for groups, adventurous families and individuals in the rural heart of Glencoe. The accommodation comprises of our communal style Hostel with open fire in sitting room and Alpine Bunkhouse and our private pet friendly self catering Caravans (4 new, 1 economy) and Log Cabin. We can cater for individual travellers and large groups alike as well as those on a budget with private and family rooms often available. Whichever you choose, you can expect a friendly welcome at any time of the year.Free wifi in reception, top class drying room and STUNNING views. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Glencoe Independent Hostel

Address: Glencoe | Near Ballachulish, PH49 4HX, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Glencoe
Price Range: RM143 - RM264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“There's only one cabin, so no choice here! The other 2 are the higher priced eco cabins.”
GillianC363, 14 May 2017 | Read review
“There is only one log cabin.”
PhilJ609, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Platinum caravens are very nice!”
DMaloneEdi, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Bunkhouse was very nice”
PatrickRAwesome, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Choose the gold caravan is the best option for holiday”
brigadad2016, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
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