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South Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I walked in to Inverie with my 2 brothers in January 2015! It was a great but tiring 3 day walk from Glenfinnan viaduct. We arrive on Burns night to find the pub shut for the month! But the local people welcomed the crazy guys in and we had a great Burns night celebration. The Bunkhouse is great! A great... More 

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Thank Stephen S
Knoydart-Bunkhouse, General Manager at Knoydart Foundation Bunkhouse, responded to this review

It sounds as though you've had some great times on Knoydart - really glad to hear it. We'll make sure things are always that good whenever you visit! Thank you for your lovely comments and it sounds as though we might be seeing you again in the near future :-) More 

Ireland
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76 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed October 25, 2016

This bunkhouse has everything you need to enjoy a stay in Knoydart. Sturdy, comfortable bunks, well equipped kitchen, large, comfortable lounge / sitting room, good drying room, excellent WiFi and a warden who could not be more helpful, friendly or professional. Am looking forward to returning.

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Guisborough, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed October 14, 2016

Stayed for 3 nights. Terrific location. Well-run bunkhouse. Good facilities. Helpful warden. Good mix of visitors, all outdoor folk. Nice lounge. Didn't expect or need a TV and video-player, but would be good in bad weather! Good Wi-Fi. Bunkrooms not too cramped.

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Thank JohnJoeB
Knoydart-Bunkhouse, General Manager at Knoydart Foundation Bunkhouse, responded to this review

Thank you for such great comments after your stay with us. We hope we met your expectations and that you'll be back to stay again in future. More 

Sheffield UK
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14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed September 7, 2016

Comfortable bunkhouse, warm and welcoming. All you need, great lounge, hot showers, comfortable beds and a very helpful warden. We got a pier pickup which was helpful for all our provisions. Good drying room.

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Thank murphy60
Knoydart-Bunkhouse, General Manager at Knoydart Foundation Bunkhouse, responded to this review

We're so glad your experience with us was such a good one and that the drying room proved to useful. More 

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Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed our three nights here, the hostel is clean, comfortable and well looked after. Good facilities including a large cozy lounge. Fiona the warden is warm, friendly knowledgeable and efficient.

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Knoydart-Bunkhouse, General Manager at Knoydart Foundation Bunkhouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind feedback. We hope to welcome you back again one day. More 

Cheltenham, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Friendly, cosy bunkhouse with kitchen, dining room, sitting room and excellent drying room (very welcome if weather bad). Next door to "snack van" that does homemade ready meals and great venison burgers. (Well worth it especially as Old Forge pub has gone downhill and is often closed or unwelcoming)

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Thank Pallando1
Knoydart-Bunkhouse, Manager at Knoydart Foundation Bunkhouse, responded to this review

We're glad you found the Bunkhouse a great stay and that next door's snack van kept you fed well! More 

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24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed August 4, 2016

An absolutely fantastic bunkhouse with all the facilities you could ask for. The lounge is especially lovely - very comfy sofas and a TV with lots of DVDs for evenings and bad weather days. Everything was incredibly clean and well looked after, and Fiona was very welcoming. I was worried that being in a room next to the kitchen would... More 

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1 Thank Sarah M
Knoydart-Bunkhouse, Manager at Knoydart Foundation Bunkhouse, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your much appreciated and kind feedback about our community-owned Bunkhouse. We are really glad you enjoyed your stay and found it so welcoming and cosy. It's always good to know what folk think about us and happy customers are key to our future success. Thank you again. More 

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed July 5, 2016

I stayed as part of a large group who were on a hen party. Everything had been thought of and worked well. There were plenty of extras available via an honesty box system, e.g. towels which was very useful! Fantastic place stay and hope to return again one day!

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1 Thank ModVixen
Knoydart-Bunkhouse, Manager at Knoydart Foundation Bunkhouse, responded to this review

We are so glad you had a great time while staying at the Bunkhouse and found things well-thought out. Thank you for your comments; it is always so nice to get good feedback and appreciation for our efforts! Hopefully see you again soon :-) More 

Lancashire, United Kingdom
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175 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
Reviewed June 24, 2016

One of the friendliest bunkhouses I have stayed in. It is a well thought out bunkhouse. Fiona was a star..... "Thank you Fiona" You obviously love your job. We arrived early to the bunkhouse where a busy Fiona took time to show us round the well equipped kitchen where she pointed out the free food shelf, the ovens, microwaves, boxes... More 

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2 Thank BlackpoolBrian
Knoydart-Bunkhouse, Manager at Knoydart Foundation Bunkhouse, responded to this review

What lovely feedback, thank you! We have recently made the food options on Knoydart more prominent around the Bunkhouse, so this should help with folk being able to enjoy the good local food. Thanks for the note about it. More 

Whiting Bay, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed June 1, 2016

A clean comfy bed in Dorm 1 next door to the extensively equipped kitchen and just opposite the large friendly lounge. Quality and cleanliness is superb; my one gripe is the suggestion that on one of the nights a dog was to be accommodated in the room. I react badly to most dogs and there was no problem in the... More 

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1 Thank ArranDCB
Knoydart-Bunkhouse, Manager at Knoydart Foundation Bunkhouse, responded to this review

It's good to know that you enjoyed your stay with us even though you experienced some dog-logistics! I'm glad to hear that Fiona was able to sort things out; she's very good at that, and as we advertise well-behaved dogs are welcome at the Bunkhouse we do our best to make sure everyone is comfortable, whether they arrive with or... More 

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  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A small, friendly and cosy community-owned Bunkhouse on the West Highland coast located on a remote peninsula accessible only by boat or on foot. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Knoydart Foundation Bunkhouse

Address: Knoydart, PH41 4PL, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Lochaber > Knoydart Peninsula
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Knoydart Foundation Bunkhouse Knoydart Peninsula, Scotland
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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“Room 1 is near the dinning room - possible a bit loud if people open a bottle of wine one evening after dinner”
 of 5 bubbles Imperator190725, Sep 1, 2015 | Read review
“Free wifi in Snug Lounge. Computer available also.”
 of 5 bubbles leighq2015, Aug 30, 2015 | Read review
“Rooms next to the kitchen might be noisy for some. Take earplugs as large rooms are communal.”
 of 5 bubbles munrotop, Jul 7, 2015 | Read review
“Make sure you take all essential supplies with you. There is a shop on Knoydart, not that expensive but with limited items - no beers for sale!”
 of 5 bubbles Bzzard, May 28, 2015 | Read review
“Watch out for sharp shells on the beach - they can tear the groundsheet of your tent.”
 of 5 bubbles Moragus, May 7, 2015 | Read review
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