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Skyewalker Independent Hostel

Old School, Portnalong IV47 8SL, Scotland
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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22 reviews 22 reviews
20 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

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
16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a busy and popular hostel, it's a big out of the way so make sure you have shopping etc as here is nothing close by. The facilities are great, drying room, good toilet and shower areas. Rooms very clean and practical. We had a twin room which was very small but did what it needed to do. Staff... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved the atmosphere of this hostel. The kitchen was well-equipped. Everything was clean, the hosts were very friendly. The living-room was comfortable. The landscape around the hostel was absolutely stunning. It was our favourite hostel in Scotland!

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Calgary, Canada
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36 reviews 36 reviews
33 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here one night. On site parking. About 500 m walk to local hotel and pub where you can eat and have a cold one! Room was fine. Our stay was quiet. Staff were great and gave us tour of facilities and answered all questions. Great value for money. We went out the one night we were there so never... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an amazing place visited a few years back as had fond memories of playing guitar in the garden till thon time in a beautiful part of Skye. The hostel has changed ownership and the place is spotless, more like a hotel than a hostel but with a lovely laid back atmosphere. The wee Jedi Huts in the huge garden... More

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Bruges, Belgium
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Hostel owners around the globe should take field trips to Skyewalker Hostel to learn from these people. This is how it's done, folks! I stayed here with a friend for four nights and was so surprised to learn that most other guests were only there for one night or so - what a shame. We felt that four nights was... More

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38 reviews 38 reviews
19 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Stayed one night in private room with two bunk beds. Rooms small but adequate and there are shelves to put your cases or bags on to free up floor space. The whole place is immaculately clean and looked newly painted and well cared for. The staff we met were very friendly and helpful, showing us around when we first got... More

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Banchory, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I have just spent one night at the Skywalker Hostel and cannot recommend this hostel enough. The lady on reception unfortunately I didn't get her name) was extremely helpful, giving us a tour of the place explaining where everything was on our arrival. There were 3 of us in our party and we had 2 rooms containing bunk beds. These... More

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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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