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    Chase The Wild Goose Hostel

    Banavie, Fort William PH33 7LY, Scotland
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    “bunk beds” (14 reviews)
    “ben nevis” (26 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 249 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Standard fare as far as hostels go. We were eight people so had a dormitory to ourselves. Lots of bathrooms to use. Good location as we moved from Ben Nevis to the lochs. The place could do with a fresh lick of paint.More

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    Response from HighlandGoose, General Manager at Chase The Wild Goose HostelResponded 4 weeks ago

    We hope you are able to stay in the future. We are always looking to improve what we offer and this month we commence a further phase of refurbishment - the renewal of many Hostel windows. This will compliment the new carpets and recently upgraded...More

    Reviewed 17 October 2017

    Great hostel for groups with plenty comfortable chairs, dining space and kitchen area all separate. Clean shower rooms and plenty hot water appreciated. Good check in too. Nearby there are a couple of pubs and obviously it provides great access to walking in the local...More

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    Response from HighlandGoose, General Manager at Chase The Wild Goose HostelResponded 4 weeks ago

    An excellent review from an excellent group. Thank you.

    Reviewed 5 October 2017

    We stayed at Chase the Wild Goose for a weekend late September. We are a walking group and hired the hostel for exclusive use - there were 29 of us. Jo and her team were excellent start to finish. The booking process was straight forward...More

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    Response from HighlandGoose, General Manager at Chase The Wild Goose HostelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Many thanks for your review and kind comments. We hope to see you all again. All the best.

    Reviewed 30 September 2017

    The hostel is located in the village of Banavie, a few miles outside Fort William. It is a 2 minute walk from Banavie Railway Station (on the Fort William to Mallaig line). Arriving at the station, the mountains are immediately in view which gives a...More

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    Response from HighlandGoose, General Manager at Chase The Wild Goose HostelResponded 4 weeks ago

    It was lovely to meet you and thank you for reviewing your stay. There’s lot of information in there too, to guide others in their enjoyment of the area.

    Reviewed 20 September 2017

    Overall a really nice hostel in a lovely location - although it is out of town, so not idea if travelling without a car. Great staff, plenty of parking, and get-what-you-pay-for rooms. Some of the bathroom facilities could do with an upgrade - and om-tap...More

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    Response from HighlandGoose, General Manager at Chase The Wild Goose HostelResponded 23 September 2017

    Thanks for your excellent review. If it helps, we are a 30-40 min walk from town along the scenic Great Glen Way, and there’s regular local buses, the train (just a few hundred metres from the Hostel) and lots of taxis. Car is good too...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast Available
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    • Price range
    • US$23 - US$61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Fort William
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    Emily M
    15 June 2016|
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    Response from HighlandGoose | Property representative |
    You must call 01397 748044 if you are unable to arrive before Reception closes at 10:00pm.
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    "Read the description of the Hostel, i.e. mixed rooms!"
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    "If you are self catering (as against eating at the nearby pub) make sure you have a carrier bag to put your..."
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    "Take an extension lead for charging phones etc, there aren't many sockets in the rooms."
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    "Do not go."
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