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Reviews of Fort William Backpackers

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

91.3% Overall Rating

370 out of 397 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (28/02/2014)

"Andy the manager was friendly without being invasive, very knowledgeable about the local area. Helpful with weather forecast. Helpful to a lonely chap on his own."

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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 3.34
  • Towel USD 1.67

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen

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91.3%

Overall Rating

370 out of 397 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Fort William Backpackers'

Atmosphere
94.4%
Location
94.4%
Facilities
87.2%
Cleanliness
86.4%
Staff
97.6%
Value
89.6%
Safety
89.6%
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91.4%
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Rachel Chen

28 September 2007 Rachel would recommend this property

Liked: Very lovely place to stay! ;)

Disliked: Rachel left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

23 September 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: friendly staffs

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Stuart Fairley

22 September 2007 Stuart would recommend this property

Liked: Hostel manager had good sense of humour, was helpful and had a good turn of phrase.Very comfy beds.Good opening hours.

Disliked: Stuart left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

17 September 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: it is in fort williams

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

15 September 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: location

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 40%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

07 September 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: great deal

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

MONICA CREMASCHI

05 September 2007 MONICA would recommend this property

Liked: kitchen, garden

Disliked: MONICA left no negative feedback.

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

amber whelan

05 September 2007 amber would recommend this property

Liked: the staff were nice and friendly and more than willing to help

Disliked: amber left no negative feedback.

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

Miriama Bizubova

04 September 2007 Miriama would recommend this property

Liked: location, cleanliness, peaceful

Disliked: Miriama left no negative feedback.

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

Horst Wild

30 August 2007 Horst would recommend this property

Liked: atmospherehumorous staff, seemed always to be in good mood

Disliked: Horst left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

28 August 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Good information on walking Ben Nevis. Very easy/casual atmosphere. Not too many rules

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Izabella Gomez

24 August 2007 Izabella would recommend this property

Liked: It is one of the best hostels!!!

Disliked: Izabella left no negative feedback.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 20%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

23 August 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the friendly atmosphere

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

23 August 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Charm

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Hanna Koss

19 August 2007 Hanna would recommend this property

Liked: nice staff, beautiful old building

Disliked: Hanna left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

17 August 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The staff was incredibly friendly, and the hostel had an amazing view.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Remco Siemes

15 August 2007 Remco would recommend this property

Liked: Very friendly and funny staff. Beds were good to sleep, nice kitchen, nice breakfast, shower was good.

Disliked: Remco left no negative feedback.

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

Graham Ward

13 August 2007 Graham would recommend this property

Liked: location was brill its a 3 minute walk to the centre and only 2k to the glen nevis visitor centre at the base of Nen nevis - would def stay there again!!!! :o)

Disliked: Graham left no negative feedback.

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

angela blanco

06 August 2007 angela would recommend this property

Liked: good receptionist

Disliked: angela left no negative feedback.

40.0%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 100% Facilities - 20% Safety - 20%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 20%

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.