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Reviews of Fort William Backpackers

Hostel | Alma Road, Fort William, Scotland PH33 6HB

91.1% Overall Rating

379 out of 406 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (03/07/2014)

petra kolenakova thinks…

"Super friendly staff, good atmosphere, people just behave nice for sake of sharing the same adventure. Kitchen facilities in hand so you can really feel relaxed by cooking just what you like. Real…"

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Facilities

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Laundry service
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Wake-up calls
  • BBQ area
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Internet café
  • Outside area

Purchasable Extras

  • Breakfast USD 3.39
  • Towel USD 1.70

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen

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91.1%

Overall Rating

379 out of 406 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Fort William Backpackers'

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93.6%
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91.2%
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90.4%
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86.4%
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90.4%
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VIRGINIE ERNOULT

03 August 2007

Liked: the half an hour free internet offered

Disliked: VIRGINIE left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

31 July 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: It is cosy

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Sandra Steiner

30 July 2007 Sandra would recommend this property

Liked: Fort William is a magnificent place, and staying at Backpackers is a treat. It's a very homey, comfortable place. Very good prices for towel rental, breakfast and breakfast.

Disliked: Sandra left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

30 July 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very comfortable beds, great view, nicely decorated, a lot of information,cozy, a special atmosphere

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

25 July 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: I loved the relaxed atmosphere

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

24 July 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: friendly atmosphere, lots of info about fort william and things to do in the area, staff very helpful

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Customer review

18 July 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very friendly atmosphere. Hostel managers eager to help. 1/2 hour free internet per person. Quiet but fairly central location.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Customer review

18 July 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The was very friendly

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

13 July 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: very friendly hostel

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

26 June 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: location

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Sarah Knuth

24 June 2007 Sarah would recommend this property

Liked: Friendly people and very helpful too!

Disliked: Sarah left no negative feedback.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 100%

Customer review

20 June 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Atmosphere was absolutely fantastic. Close to Ben Nevis about 1.5 mile from base. Staff very friendly

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Kahon Chan

20 June 2007 Kahon would recommend this property

Liked: It has a dining room and living room at the ground floor where you can meet a lot of people and it was fun, but the kitchen would be sort of insufficient. No lockers for valuables. Internet is only free for half an hour and only a set of PC available. Generally a pleasant experience since I only spent a night.

Disliked: Kahon left no negative feedback.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Radoslaw Kucharski

18 June 2007 Radoslaw would recommend this property

Liked: Your hostel is a very nice place, you have got exellent home atmosphere, Backpackers Hostel is very good situated and your staff is very polite. Take care like that.

Disliked: Radoslaw left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

18 June 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: It was small and cozy, with helpful staff and a good location.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

68.6%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

10 June 2007 would recommend this property

Liked: the guy who checked us in was really nice and made you feel welcome. He also knew a lot about how to get around and advised us on some good places to eat.

Disliked: left no negative feedback.

71.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 80%

Customer review

10 June 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: free tea/ cappuccino/ hot chocolate

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

60.0%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 40%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 40%

Christine poulsen

08 June 2007

Liked: the view and the location

Disliked: Christine left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Christiane Opl

07 June 2007 Christiane would recommend this property

Liked: really nice community room & fireplace!

Disliked: Christiane left no negative feedback.

74.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 40% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Enrico Ryunosuke Crema

31 May 2007 Enrico Ryunosuke would recommend this property

Liked: The staff and the atmosphere

Disliked: Enrico Ryunosuke left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 40% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Francesca Hanepen

29 May 2007 Francesca would recommend this property

Liked: The Atmosphere, the views from the dining room, the hospitality, the staff and the other guests.

Disliked: Francesca left no negative feedback.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

David Evans

24 May 2007 David would recommend this property

Liked: Friendly staff, very helpful.Good atmosphere and vibe.

Disliked: David left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

siyue xu

23 May 2007 siyue would recommend this property

Liked: I really like it when this hotel offers half an hour internet for free and a range of books!

Disliked: siyue left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Chris Otto

06 May 2007 Chris would recommend this property

Liked: A great view and quiet place, had the best sleep in weeks. Easy going and very relaxed atmosphere.

Disliked: Chris left no negative feedback.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 40%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 100%

Customer review

26 April 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Cheery and cosy atmosphere.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.