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Reviews of Chase The Wild Goose Hostel

Hostel | Banavie, Fort William, Scotland PH33 7LY

80.7% Overall Rating

251 out of 272 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (02/08/2013)

benjamin leon thinks…

"Love this place, common rooms are big and airy, the staff are really friendly and helpful, its clean and organised. Also all the guests I met here were lovely, hikers, families, all types of people."

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Facilities

  • 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 3.36
  • Breakfast USD 5.87
  • Towel USD 3.36

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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80.7%

Overall Rating

251 out of 272 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Chase The Wild Goose Hostel'

Atmosphere
80.0%
Location
76.8%
Facilities
77.6%
Cleanliness
83.2%
Staff
82.4%
Value
81.6%
Safety
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88.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

29 September 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very kind and helpful staff, relaxed atmosphere

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Allison Cossitt

18 September 2008 Allison would recommend this property

Liked: Wonderful laid back atmosphere, great staff, very cozy - a great place to stay!

Disliked: Allison left no negative feedback.

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

Steven Syme

09 September 2008 Steven would recommend this property

Liked: Everything, from the moment i entered to the moment i left

Disliked: Steven left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

09 September 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: friendly atmosphere nothing was a problem

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

RUTH JONES

31 August 2008 RUTH would recommend this property

Liked: lovely position near Netune's Staircase

Disliked: RUTH left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

28 August 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: They had fresh flowers put out!! Loved that!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

16 August 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: great place, very clean and cosy, very friendly staff made you feel at home. lots of fun to be had there, would go again.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Terry Murphy

14 August 2008 Terry would recommend this property

Liked: Exceptionally friendly and helpful management and staff. Obviously take enjoyment from their work.

Disliked: Terry left no negative feedback.

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

Thomas Baumer

06 July 2008 Thomas would recommend this property

Liked: The people in charge of this hostel were exceptionally helpful with information and drove us to the shop for food because the hostel is located slightly out of town. Thanks!

Disliked: Thomas left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

03 July 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: I stayed at The Wild Goose Hostel for 2 nights this June. I also stayed in 5 other Independent hostels and 1 Youth Hostel Asociation Hostel in Scotland. The other Independent hostels were friendly, welcoming and helpful however the staff at The Wild Goose were extra lovely, made us feel at home and spent time to make sure our visit to Fort William was special.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

30 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: lounge seperated from TV room.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Courtney Heron-Monk

20 June 2008 Courtney would recommend this property

Liked: cleanfriendlycomfortable

Disliked: Courtney left no negative feedback.

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

Sharon Klingelberg

19 June 2008 Sharon would recommend this property

Liked: It is situated in a nice, calm environment, the staff is awesome, and I loved it that you could do your own breakfast at any time! Cosy beds. My friends and I would come back any time.

Disliked: Sharon left no negative feedback.

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

mark coxon

09 June 2008 mark would recommend this property

Liked: needs some bath plugs

Disliked: mark left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

02 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The staff was very nice and helpful. The hostel was clean and well organized. Easy to meet people.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

23 May 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Helpful and friendly staff. Very clean washrooms and dorms.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

20 May 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: very quiet

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

jillian mclean

27 April 2008 jillian would recommend this property

Liked: everything

Disliked: jillian left no negative feedback.

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

HUPIN Sébastien

22 April 2008 HUPIN would recommend this property

Liked: The staff are very nice and the hostel is a very clean.Many walking are possible.

Disliked: HUPIN left no negative feedback.

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

Andrew Schmadel

09 April 2008 Andrew would recommend this property

Liked: Clean, extremely friendly staff, great atmosphere.....There's absolutely nothing to complain about! I'd definitely stay again!

Disliked: Andrew left no negative feedback.

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

karl wright

09 April 2008 karl would recommend this property

Liked: Great atmosphere

Disliked: karl left no negative feedback.

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

Leticia Gregan-little

01 April 2008 Leticia would recommend this property

Liked: Such a fun and friendly atmosphere! Staff were always around and happy to help with anything! Very nice and clean too!

Disliked: Leticia left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

31 March 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very big kitchen and living room for quests, very helpful staff. Recommend to all.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 40%

elizabeth barker

21 March 2008 elizabeth would recommend this property

Liked: nice people i was amazed at the size nice louge, telly, board games, internet access, maps, guide books, kitchen, washing, all really impresive

Disliked: elizabeth left no negative feedback.

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

Claire Quiney

20 February 2008 Claire would recommend this property

Liked: people very nice and so helpful, great kitchen and lounge with open fire!! Very good and relaxing atmosphere

Disliked: Claire left no negative feedback.