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Reviews of Fort William Backpackers

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

90.1% Overall Rating

387 out of 415 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (11/05/2015)

"Very nice atmosphere. Useful staff. If you search it that hostel is for you. Perfect localization. Fantastic kitchen equipment. All day tea, coffee and chocolate. Because of Scottish weather it was nice they heated, so…"

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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 3.12
  • Towel USD 1.56

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen

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90.1%

Overall Rating

387 out of 415 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Fort William Backpackers'

Atmosphere
92.0%
Location
89.6%
Facilities
88.8%
Cleanliness
84.0%
Staff
96.0%
Value
89.6%
Safety
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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.

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

daniel McMillan

26 April 2007 daniel would recommend this property

Liked: Relaxed friendly atmosphere

Disliked: daniel left no negative feedback.

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

Johan Grahnen

10 April 2007 Johan would recommend this property

Liked: Very cozy, definite "home-away-from-home" vibe. Excellent staff, good place to hang out when its raining, free Internet, fireplace was going every evening, really great breakfast (although for pay), lots of good advice on things to see and do in the area.

Disliked: Johan left no negative feedback.

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

Gabriella Makrai

09 April 2007 Gabriella would recommend this property

Liked: the friendly atmosphere + decoration

Disliked: Gabriella left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

09 April 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: laid back, easy going, good communal areas

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

lorelei gauthier

07 April 2007 lorelei would recommend this property

Liked: the open fire!!!!!!!

Disliked: lorelei left no negative feedback.

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

carole jacquier

06 April 2007 carole would recommend this property

Liked: as soon as we arrived the staff was really friendly and helpful

Disliked: carole left no negative feedback.

42.9%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 80% Facilities - 20% Safety - 40%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 20%

Customer review

27 March 2007

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

26 February 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: atmosphere was very good, and the scenery was excellent

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

07 January 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The fireplace, location and the toaster!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

05 November 2006 would recommend this property

Liked: Great staff. Good Atmosphere. Very good value for money considering other options.

Disliked: left no negative feedback.

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

26 September 2006 would recommend this property

Liked: Staff

Disliked: left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

04 September 2006 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: location

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

03 September 2006 would recommend this property

Liked: Friendly. Close to station and mountains.

Disliked: left no negative feedback.

42.9%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 20% Facilities - 60% Safety - 40%
Location - 20% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 40%

Customer review

02 September 2006 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the cozy lounge

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

22 August 2006 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location was the best possible for the town.service was great, the bed was comfortable and clean. too bad the Italian guy in the next bed snored like a freight train.the breakfast was decent and the prices were realistic. the internet service offered was appreciated. Oh and the staff were the best, very helpful and available.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

22 August 2006 would recommend this property

Liked: very peaceful and non-commercial kinda place. very cosy.. and the staff are wonderful.. loved my stay there

Disliked: left no negative feedback.

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

21 August 2006 would recommend this property

Liked: Atmosphere

Disliked: left no negative feedback.