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Blackwater Hostel

Lab Road, Kinlochleven PH50 4SG, 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

I was meant to stay for 2 nights to go walking but my car broke down so I only gone one night. Really good place, and with a tv, heater, fridge and somewhere to charge your phone it is great. It's got a good pub within staggering distance which does good food and there's a climbing wall!

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London, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

I stayed here for two nights in one of the micro lodges whilst walking the West Highland Way. I was pleasantly surprised at how nice the micro lodge was - I could have stayed there for days! A TV, microwave, heater, fan, mini-fridge, and an electric kettle are all provided in the micro lodge, and I felt pampered considering it... More 

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Kirriemuir, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Arrived mid afternoon soaking wet after a days walking on the West Highland Way. We were met with a warm welcome and nothing was too much bother.A great drying room and well equipped kitchen with great facilities.Good eating places a short walk away and a supermarket nearby. Had a great sleep in a comfortable bunk room with ensuite facilities and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We stayed for 2 nights in a 2 bed micro lodge this weekend and it was perfect! We had booked a day at the Ice Factor and so this site was in the best location, literally 2 minutes walk to Ice Factor and the Bothan Bar. Everything was clean and the micro lodge was so cosy! The toilets and shower... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Stayed for two nights in a micro pod for 4. Loved it. Next door to the hostel and able to use their toilets, showers and kitchen. The pod was cosy , had a fridge, microwave and kettle. Also had digital tv so if you like camping but you want a wee bit of comfort this would be a good choice.... More 

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Inverness, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Very good budget accomodation in which we were made very welcome. I stayed here with my 14 year old son on a hillwalking trip to the Mamores and found it comfortable with a well equipped kitchen. There was plenty of room in the communal area, with a good variety of interesting fellow travellers. We bailed out early due to the... More 

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Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Thanks so much for having me and my wee dug to stay in a microlodge - it was a perfect budget trip away. Welcoming and good facilities, and cosy accommodation. Loved the walks around Kinlochleven. Would definitely come again and have recommeneded it to friends.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

A brilliant location with lots to see and do in the surrounding area. Lodges were well equipped with everything we needed and comfy beds. Shower blocks and toilets very clean. Great value for money. Kids loved staying here. Will be back to stay again soon and already recommend to friends.

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St. Andrews, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

My friend and I absolutely loved staying in our micro lodge! So cozy. The staff were so friendly, and although the hostel was booked by a group and the kitchen wasn't in use for us pod-dwellers, the staff fetched us some bowls and spoons so we could eat our soup. I'll definitely go back again!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Located right on the West Highland Way. Pretty spot right next to the river and right at the start of town. The kitchen was super clean and a great amount of cooking supplies. The receptionist, Cullen, was the nicest and most accommodating person. He truly enhanced our stay here. We stayed in the large microlodge and our friends stayed in... More 

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Address: Lab Road, Kinlochleven PH50 4SG, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Lochaber > Kinlochleven
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
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