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Great Glen Hostel

Spean Bridge, South Laggan PH34 4EA, Scotland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Musselburgh, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We stayed for one night after walking 23 miles from Fort William. It was well signposted from the path and it was a welcoming sight after a long day! Clement (?) warmly welcomed us on arrival. Our rooms were perfect for our needs as was the drying room and kitchen facilities. The lounge area had very comfy sofas and a... More 

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Barnsley, England
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Stayed here 1 night whilst doing the Great Glen Way. Great facilities, great little shop on the premises that is great value. No alcohol sold though. Huge kitchen which is fully stocked with crockery and appliances etc. Free tea and coffee and super chilling area with plenty of settees and 26" flat screen TV. Our room was spacious and clean.... More 

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Trutnov, Czech Republic
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I only spent a night in the hostel but I loved the building, the room and also the location. It is easy to find and offers plenty of parking space. Great for exploring the Great Glen. It is about 2 hours drive to Skye, so a one day trip to Skye is possible, too. I will definitely be back. When... More 

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

The Great Glen hostel is a beautifully situated accommodation along the Great Glen way towards Fort Augustus. The hostel is basic in it's facilities, but its sufficient for the backpackers who come to stay for a single night. The rooms are basic, but very clean, and offer some beautiful views, no matter which side of the building you stay. The... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We stayed here for two nights in mid-June in a group of eight while travelling the highlands. This was hands-down the most impressive hostel I've stayed in. The lady at reception was extremely helpful in recommending hiking routes, the kitchen was big and excellently equipped, and the common areas were spacious, clean and comfortable. It's a hostel, so bunk beds... More 

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Airdrie, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

This was our very first visit to a Hostel and were we impressed. Staff were very helpful (lovely guy put my leg of my sunglasses back on after it snapped off), shop was very well stocked and very, very reasonable so no need to carry food. We got an upgrade to a larger room free of charge...spotless....shower room very modern... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Just enjoyed a weekend climbing Ben Nevis and staying in the Great Glen Hostel for 2 nights. Our room was comfortable and clean and we had a PC in our room which was a nice surprise. Kitchen is a good size and able to accommodate multiple chefs. Plenty of sofas, TV, and tables and chairs and another PC in the... More 

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East Calder, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

Twin room booked, didn't expect bunkbeds but it was fun. Very clean, excellent facilities, we were too lazy to cook but the kitchen looked great with all mod cons you'd need to making your own meal. Wee bits and pieces in terms of food and drinks sold when reception open. Free WiFi too though phone reception not great

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40 reviews 40 reviews
22 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Well, it was a hostel, so I wasn't expecting much. Fortunately, I arrived before the owner decided to go out cycling, otherwise I would have been sat waiting for him (as indeed someone else was). There were limited options for breakfast, as I had not brought my own food; I had resigned myself to a Pot Noodle but the desk... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

This was our second nights' stay whilst hiking the Great Glen Way... and was our default as all other BnB's had already been booked out. As a hostel it's perfectly fine, it has all the facilities you need (clean bathrooms and well equipped kitchens), as well as beds that are already made, and friendly (Aussie) staff running the place, and... More 

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Address: Spean Bridge, South Laggan PH34 4EA, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > South Laggan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
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