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Helmsdale Hostel

Hostel | Stafford Street, Helmsdale, Scotland KW8 6JR

77.1% Overall Rating

6 out of 8 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (04/08/2012)

"The location was good because it was close to the bus stop. There are no bunkbeds. Free tea and coffee."

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  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • Games room
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel USD 1.62

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

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This small friendly 4 star hostel has recently been upgraded during 2006. Although now privately run, it is also affiliated to the SYHA. Member of VisitScotland (Scottish Tourist Board - 4 Stars). Set in the small scenic village of Helmsdale, halfway between Inverness and John o'Groats. Read more

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About Helmsdale Hostel

It is ideal for cycling, coastal walks, hill walks and bird watching.
Backpackers, birdwatchers and families are welcome.

Accommodation (all with ensuite showers):
2 dorms each with 8 beds
(Prices £15 per person per night)
1 x family bedroom ensuite ( sleeps 4) with a double bed and bunks (£60 per night per room )
1 x Private bedroom ensuite (sleeps 4 adults £75 per night)
Bed linen provided
Towel hire available
Fully equipped kitchen
Large dining area
Comfortable lounge area
Solid fuel heating
Drying cupboard
Internet access
Cycle shed
Garden / barbecue area