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    Rattray Head Eco-Hostel

    Lighthouse Cottages | Rattray, Peterhead AB42 3HA, Scotland
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Traveller (31)
          Pool & Beach (5)
          Room & Suite (1)
          • Excellent48%
          • Very good34%
          • Average8%
          • Poor8%
          • Terrible2%
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          Free Parking
          Pets Allowed
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          1 - 5 of 46 reviews

          Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

          A lovely, friendly, laid-back hostel, comfortable and clean. Rob and Val are very accommodating hosts. The location is remote and beautiful, saw some great bird life at the RSPB reserve nearby and the resident badger just outside the hostel!

          1  Thank Alice P
          Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

          Came to photograph the Rattray head lighthouse which is surrounded by sand dunes you can get good shots from various vantage points on the dunes would recommend good sturdy foot ware there are also good coastal walks ideal for dogs although the beach as some...More

          Thank 32tonyn
          Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

          Positives, the location is absolutely outstanding, we brought our wee dog, had a fantastic walk along the deserted beach and soaked up some of bonnie Scotland at her best. The owner very helpfully gave us a jump start (but "forgot" to ask if we were...More

          Thank _HAPPY_cAMper_74629
          Reviewed 4 October 2015

          I stayed at Rattray Head Eco Hostel for 5 nights and I am glad I did. Don't get me wrong it is a hostel with 4 bunk beds per room, shared facilities and self catering. If this is not for you then don't stay there....More

          1  Thank BiggiJ
          Reviewed 28 September 2015

          It's taken me a while to gather my thoughts on reviewing this property. After reading all of the rave reviews I was so excited to stay here. Sadly, the stay was a disappointment. We checked out the location on google earth so we knew it...More

          1  Thank Flatlander3
          Response from Rob K, Owner at Rattray Head Eco-HostelResponded 30 September 2015

          Hello Flatlander3, Thank you for taking the time to carefully review our hostel, even if it was a poor rating. We're sorry that your stay was disappointing. It's too late to remedy your stay, but hopefully I can address most of your concerns here. We...More

          • Top amenities
          • Beachfront
          • Free Internet
          • Free Parking
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Number of rooms
          • 4
          • Location
          • United Kingdom >
          • Scotland >
          • Aberdeenshire >
          • Peterhead
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          "Go to the Isle of Skye instead."
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          "See if you can get a room facing the lighthouse, much more scenic."
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