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Chase The Wild Goose Hostel Map

Hostel | Banavie, Fort William, Scotland PH33 7LY

78.1% Overall Rating

259 out of 282 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (09/09/2014)

Fern Pearston thinks…

"Friendly staff. Clean bedrooms and bathrooms. Can't fault it. Parking at the hostel was really handy too."

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  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry service
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • BBQ area
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Outside area
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Luggage Room USD 3.12
  • Breakfast USD 6.24
  • Towel USD 3.12

What's Included

  • Linen

Important Information

Sorry no stags or hen groups. Check in open 5.00pm - 10.00pm, and by arrangement outside these hours, you will find all the contact details of the hostel on your booking confirmation Amendment and cancellation: The first nights fee is non-refundable. If a booking is cancelled less than 7 days before (00:01 hrs) arrival day then a charge equal to 100% of the stay will be made. All bookings require a valid telephone number and payment of the first nights fees. All bookings are provisional until so secured. Hostel staff will normally contact YOU to re-confirm your payment card information. If they do not, please contact the hostel at least 48 hours prior to your stay on 01397 772531 during office hours or by email at bookings@great-glen-hostel.com. Under 18s must have adult supervision. We regret children under 5 are not accepted

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GPS-enabled map and directions

Street View


By Train:
Take the train to Banavie through from Glasgow to Fort William and continuing on to the next stop at Banavie. We are 300m from the station.

From the station, cross the main road then cross the canal. Go through a gate into the large public car park, walk across to the car park entrance. You should notice a large building with flags on the top of it - this is the Hostel.

By Foot:
From Fort William, either follow the car directions below or use the Great Glen Way which starts next to Morrisons supermarket in Fort William.

By Car:
Travel north from Fort William on the A82, signed Inverness.
After 1½ miles, turn left on the A830 for Mallaig 'The Road to the Isles'.
After 1 mile, cross the canal and take a right turns into Banavie
About 100m on the left, turn into the road sign posted 'Banavie Quarry'.
Expect to see a large building with flags on the roof; this is the hostel.

By Bus:
There are regular buses from Fort William. The service is Number 45 to Corpach, and runs every 20 minutes from Middle Street in Fort William. Ask to be dropped off in Banavie.
From the bus stop, cross the main road and walk into the village of Banavie on the B8004.
About 100m on the left, turn into the road sign posted 'Banavie Quarry'.
Expect to see a large building with flags on the roof - this is the hostel.

Check-In open (17.00-22.00)