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Chase The Wild Goose Hostel

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  • Excellent35%
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  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“bunk beds”(14 reviews)
“ben nevis”(26 reviews)
“great kitchen”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
2.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsbunk bedsben nevisgreat kitchenlarge kitchendorm roomco opneptune's staircaseself catering kitchencommon areasgreat glen waywest highland waypeaks challengefree wifigreat facilitiesstayed here for one nightnight's sleepgreat place to stay
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Reviewed September 1, 2017

-breakfast is served until 9.30am but you can have it as early as you want. That's good for people who leave early in the morning -we only had one key for the room, which isn't practical, because the bathrooms aren't in the bedroom. -we enjoyed...More

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Response from HighlandGoose, General Manager at Chase The Wild Goose HostelResponded September 2, 2017

It is lovely to receive a 5 star rating. Thank you! We agree about the keys - when things are quiet at the end of October we hope to install an electronic door locking system. We try to improve all the time. Hope to see...More

Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

The staff were lovely and helpful and the nearby Locky hotel served a delicious apple and caramel pie but sadly these were the only positives during our stay. Our room smelt like a perspiring armpit and the entire hostel was damp and grotty. I had...More

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Response from HighlandGoose, General Manager at Chase The Wild Goose HostelResponded September 1, 2017

There is a saying of accommodation providers that you live or die by your reviews. For you to say that we do not live up to the reviews expressed by others when they are mostly 'complimentary' is a puzzle. However, we do recognise that hostel...More

Reviewed August 24, 2017

All was very good but the beds are slightly small and mattresses need upgrading. As the hostel is near the town it can be a bit lively. Male visitor sick in his bed. Would prefer all female dorm. Was not clear on booking. Lovely breakfast...More

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Response from HighlandGoose, General Manager at Chase The Wild Goose HostelResponded August 25, 2017

Thank for your excellent rating and we have noted your advice. We're usually a little quieter than the city-centre hostels and we're sorry to hear you were disturbed by other guests. We are glad you enjoyed your breakfast. All the best.

Reviewed August 12, 2017

Spent 4 days and completely satisfied with my stay. The hostel was extremely clean and we'll outfitted with a state of the art kitchen and very comfortable common room. The beds are comfortable and I had a perfect view of Ben Nevis from my window....More

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Response from HighlandGoose, General Manager at Chase The Wild Goose HostelResponded August 13, 2017

We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay and appreciated to improvements we have made. We are in a beautiful location - Banavie has the Neptune's Staircase and Caledonian canal and there are the Hotel, Bistro and Bar by the loch side for food and...More

Reviewed August 7, 2017

The room was a bit small for five travelers and their luggage but it was clean and there was plenty for breakfast. And the people at the hostel were very friendly and helpful. Many thanks again to Daniel!

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Response from HighlandGoose, General Manager at Chase The Wild Goose HostelResponded August 8, 2017

Thank you for your review. All the best.

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Breakfast Available
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$34 - $81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
$34 - $81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Emily M
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You must call 01397 748044 if you are unable to arrive before Reception closes at 10:00pm.
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"Read the description of the Hostel, i.e. mixed rooms!"
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"If you are self catering (as against eating at the nearby pub) make sure you have a carrier bag to put your..."
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"Take an extension lead for charging phones etc, there aren't many sockets in the rooms."
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"Do not go."
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