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Skyewalker Independent Hostel

Old School, Portnalong IV47 8SL, Scotland
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Winchester, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

First hostel experience, so lovely. Made to feel part of the family, amazing bubble style tent to sit in outside, great sunset, made for a fantastic final few days in Skye. Clean room, bunk beds are spacious enough. Can't be beaten!

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What to say about this beautiful hostel, this is simply one of the best place I've ever stayed. I stayed here twice, the location is awesome, great view from the hostel area. Also, you'll find Talisker distillery on the way to hostel. Kitchen is big and awesome, multiple people can cook simultaneously. But which I like most is the dome,... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An excellent place to stay, clean, comfortable and cosy. Really good views around the hostel and a great place to base yourself to explore Skye. Quirky, no doubt about it, but that just added to its charm. There is a pub within walking distance for food, not the largest menu but will do for 2/3 nights and was nice food.... More

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Watlington, United Kingdom
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

An excellent, quirky, hostel in a great position by a good pub and the Talisker whisky distillery. The kitchen is well equipped and the lounge comfortable. The décor is quirky with stuff from around the world on the walls and other odds and ends such as an old fashioned blackboard and lift up desks. Very warm and cosy with plenty... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

It is all said above. This is the perfect example how all the Hostels should be run! Four of us stayed in R2 and D2, the two Huts(there was even a guitar in them). Showers could be upgraded. Overall the BEST HOSTEL IN UK. Note: I would have some bicycles for hire. Thanks for all the staff

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London, United Kingdom
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35 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

This is an absolutely brilliant hostel. It is very remote which adds to its charm. There is no noise at night whatsoever and the stars on a clear night are simply outstanding. The hostel itself is very cosy and well equipped for travellers. We stayed in one of the small garden huts which are very new. These are just amazing.... More

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Zaandam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We stayed here last week. The whole place made us feel welcome, the owners and staff are very friendly. We spent two nights in one of the Jedi huts, and it was fantastic. Everything was so well put together. The shared facilities are clean and up to standard. We would definitely recommend this beautiful, peaceful and relaxed hostel to everyone.

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Hertfordshire
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22 reviews 22 reviews
20 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

This is a terrific hostel. Great, friendly and helpful staff. Everything was so clean and it attracts guests who respect what the hostel is trying to do. Comfy room (but a bit of a shaky bed on top bunk!) and living room area and nice little touches with a photo book of local walks and the dome in the garden.... More

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Mechelen, Belgium
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We stayed for two nights here. Although it is quite the distance from the "civilised world", the friendly reception, the cleanliness and entire spirit of the place makes up for it. Good cooking facilities, clean showers and toilets made our stay all the more pleasant. If I had to give one remark it would be the lack of wifi, but... More

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I have stayed at this hostel twice; once in 2007 and the second time last week. Brian and Lisa, the owners are the most amazing people on the planet. They have put their hearts and souls into making the hostel one of the most amazing, comfortable, and warm places to stay in Skye. There is a star gazing dome for... More

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Address: Old School, Portnalong IV47 8SL, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Isle of Skye > Portnalong
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 3
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