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Blackwater Hostel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had one night and I was quite impressed - the beds were mostly already made up for us, they were solid wood so none of that shaking around you get with the flimsy metal bunks, the kitchen was fully stocked with all the kind of cooking equipment you need including the typical rarity of sharp knives, the rooms were...

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Super spacious pod with fab views over the river overlooked by stunning mountains!!! With a climbing centre and a few decent pubs nearby and right beside the west highland way this couldn't be any better placed!!!

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Thanks for the review.

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed in a 2 person glamping pod. The location was excellent, not far away Glen Coe or Fort William. The facilities were great, with warm showers and fantastic kitchen facilities. The staff were friendly and accommodating and i would certainly stay again.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed in Blackwater hostel hobbit house for one night while on the WHW and it was first rate. Microwave, mini-fridge and a heater, what more could you ask for? A drying room and common room are also available.

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Very beautiful building in a nice location. Clean and simple rooms but nothing special. Large bathroom if booking a private room. Also large kitchen / lounge. I would not recommend the breakfast bags.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Blackwater hostel sits just off the west highland way and makes for an excellent stopping point. Well equipped and ran by extremely helpful and friendly staff. The rooms are clean and have en suite facilities in most (if not all) variants. My only gripe was the thin mattresses which although weren't so thin as to disturb my sleep could have...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This sight to me was a luxury camping sight. We had a nice large room with our own bathroom. The price was great and the staff was friendly. It is set in the mountains near Loch Ness. If you have a car it's a great place to stay for a night or two!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After 6 days of camping, we wanted a proper bed before getting onto the last part of the West Highland Way. Very good hostel. Friendly and helpful welcome, clean rooms, clean beds. Bathroom could be better tho. Shared living room and kitchen is well equipped.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Been here a few times now ,never let down ,Patrick and his dad Callum are great guys and very helpful ,best pods I have stayed in yet , very clean and like new every time , beautiful place ,couldn't recommend highly enough ,👌🏻🏞

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BlackwaterM, Manager at Blackwater Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review it is very much appreciated. All the best Patrick

Glasgow
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really great value for money. The rooms are not anything special but they are spacious, clean with comfortable enough beds. The staff were really helpful on arrival too and made sure we had everything we needed.

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Many thanks for the review glad to hear you enjoyed your stay.

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Additional Information about Blackwater Hostel

Address: Lab Road, Kinlochleven PH50 4SG, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Lochaber > Kinlochleven
Price Range: RM231 - RM726 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Blackwater Hostel 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Only criticism if there is any is that the pod didn't have crockery (although it does have a kettle -just no cups 😀) but you can go 'borrow' from the main hostel and use all of their facilities. ”
T4720ZElizw, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“Request one overlooking river if possible, to be honest it doesn't matter much though.”
AndyJ464, 11 May 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in a 8 person room with two showers/toilets, a bit tight with all our kit but all in all very good. Bedding provided as well”
ajg162, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The rooms with en-suite are good value as the toilets were situated away from the rooms, through double doos next to the kitchen”
GourockRhona, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Take a duvet for lying on. Pod mattress is not that comfy!! ”
S7661CJsimond, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
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