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Skyewalker Independent Hostel

Old School, Portnalong IV47 8SL, Scotland
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hostel situated in a beautiful location. It's cosy, warm and a great place to relax The rooms are clean and comfy and the cooking facilities are spot on. We used it as a base for playing on The Cullin and we're not disappointed. It's only a short drive into Glen Brittle and probably a better option than staying down... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at Skyewalker Hostel for one night in September shortly before it was closed for the winter. We had booked only four beds but since a friend of ours had decided to join our trip sort of last minute we needed another bed and had to change our booking which was no problem at all. The hostel itself is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

This place is a must stay if your in Isle of Skye or anywhere near there. We drove all the way from Manchester just to stay here. I began researching Isle of Skye and found this place by a photo. I said "we have to check this out." I am so HAPPY we did. We only had time to stay... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Loved this hostel. The hostel has very friendly staff who will try their best to make you comfortable. Fully armed kitchen. Beautiful open space with a cosy green house for enjoying chilly nights. Good parking space. Just close to the famous Talisker Distillery.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Visited Skye with friends and family this summer and i cannot think of anywhere else you would rather be for a base camp in Skye (or even just a wee chill out in a beutiful little world of its own), I stayed in a shared room (very roomy, bunk beds but comfy enough, warm, clean and welcoming), Prices are just... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

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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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

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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22 helpful votes 22 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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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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Address: Old School, Portnalong IV47 8SL, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Isle of Skye > Portnalong
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Number of rooms: 3
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