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Reviews of Fort William Backpackers

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

89.3% Overall Rating

391 out of 421 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (13/06/2015)

Maria Laura Pereyra thinks…

"Location was amazing! You can see the town and the mountains from that hill. Friendly staff, weather update daily for the mountains tipos to get there toó. Good kitchen and good breakfast for…"

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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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89.3%

Overall Rating

391 out of 421 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Fort William Backpackers'

Atmosphere
92.0%
Location
92.0%
Facilities
86.4%
Cleanliness
83.2%
Staff
95.2%
Value
88.0%
Safety
88.0%
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94.3%
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Inga Kemper

10 August 2009 Inga would recommend this property

Liked: beautiful house, good atmosphere, nice staff

Disliked: Inga left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

05 August 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Cosy and nicely decorated.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

77.1%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 80%

Customer review

02 August 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Cant really complain for £13.50 a night, rooms/bed sheets were clean, but kitchen was a bit grubby, wouldnt want to cook in it. Showers were terrible, warm but not a lot of water! Looks a bit rundown, but good atmosphere, pretty chilled out and very friendly staff so would stay again, still way better than camping in the rain!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

21 July 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: kindly reception service

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Norman Wolter

10 July 2009 Norman would recommend this property

Liked: Nice hostel, close to the busstation and friendly staff .....I had a good time here.

Disliked: Norman left no negative feedback.

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

Alan Barker

10 July 2009 Alan would recommend this property

Liked: Location to local facilities and view, room available for socialising, atitude of staff.

Disliked: Alan left no negative feedback.

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

CHRISTOPHER TREVALLION

28 June 2009 CHRISTOPHER would recommend this property

Liked: It was in a good location, the people staying were friendly

Disliked: CHRISTOPHER left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

21 June 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: This hostel is a little bit run down and the atmosphere is quite chaotic, but obviously this might belong to this hostel. The guy at the reception is very nice and helpful and answering you any question and it could be as sillz as possible. All in all it's value the money you'll spend there.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Lai Yin Ming

17 June 2009 Lai would recommend this property

Liked: good view

Disliked: Lai left no negative feedback.

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

Ben Belton

16 June 2009 Ben would recommend this property

Liked: Charming little place, right next to a path that connects to the Ben Nevis mountain path. Good fun, nice people & clean only small complaint really was that if you turn up before check in at 5pm you can't leave your bags anywhere but only little complaint. Totally recommend.

Disliked: Ben left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

03 June 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: friendliness of staff

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

77.1%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 100%

Customer review

02 June 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the staff and the location

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

01 June 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great and chilled out.. exactly what you want in Fort William. In close proximity to most of the big hikes. Also the staff were excellent, however the check in times were a bit bizarre, however they let you leave your bags there until check in time.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

19 May 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: No hassle, great view!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

28.6%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 40% Facilities - 20% Safety - 20%
Location - 20% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 20%

Customer review

18 May 2009

Liked: Nothing, it was the worst bunkhouse I've ever used, and I've used a good few.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

30 April 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great hostel, enjoyed it there. Staff is sooo nice and cool, and the atmosphere is just incredible, spent so much time just hanging around with others, such a good time!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

27 April 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Friendly staff and excellent value for money. Central location within easy reach of all facilities.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

21 April 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Would recomend it to anyone.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

20 April 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Super auberge, surtout au niveau du personnel et de l'ambiance.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

57.1%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 20% Facilities - 60% Safety - 20%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 80%

Customer review

19 April 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: free stuff on offer on the shelves made it feel good

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

77.1%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 80%

Customer review

17 April 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The hostel is very central and the staff were very friendly.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

14 April 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: A friendly lounge area. Good informations from the staff and on the walls.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

06 January 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: yes

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

65.7%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 40%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 60%

natalie cowx

03 January 2009 natalie would recommend this property

Liked: The location and chilled out atmosphere.

Disliked: natalie left no negative feedback.

77.1%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 80%

Sebastian Schaefer

17 November 2008 Sebastian would recommend this property

Liked: Don't miss the toaster!

Disliked: Sebastian left no negative feedback.