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Achmelvich Beach Youth Hostel

Hostel | Recharn, Lochinver, Scotland IV27 4JB Recharn, Scotland IV27 4JB

85.7% Overall Rating

8 out of 9 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (03/05/2011)

"2 Minutes from the beautiful beach where you can go to see the sunset!! awesome. Friendly staff. 16 beds dorm but separate by 4 with curtain and independant light!"

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  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • Communal kitchen

Purchasable Extras

  • Breakfast USD 5.65
  • Towel USD 3.01

What's Included

  • Linen

Important Information

Please note that this Hostel does not have 24 hrs reception. If you are planning to arrive after 22:00 please inform the property in advance! ***Please note our Group booking policy: • When booking for more than 9 persons, different policies and additional supplements will apply • Please note that no stag or hen parties are permitted at any youth hostel. • Full payment will be required within 8 weeks of arrival as otherwise the booking will automatically be cancelled • Full SYHA Hostelling Scotland Terms and Conditions will apply and be issued to all group bookings.

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.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 17:00
Latest Check-out: 10:00

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Group of 15 or more traveling to Recharn?

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Achmelvich Beach is a small and remote rustic hostel in wonderful surroundings, just a short walk to a legendary white sandy beach (listed in the Good Beach Guide). Read more

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About Achmelvich Beach Youth Hostel

The former school building and cottage have been tastefully transformed into a 35-bed hostel, with rooms of various sizes including one family room. The hostel offers breakfast but there is also a fully equiped self-catering kitchen. There is an abundance of wildlife to watch, unrivalled coastal walks and a pace of life that relaxes and unwinds. Unforgettable sunsets practically guaranteed.

Please note: The hostel is closed between 10:00am & 5pm

Don’t Miss:

Whale, dolphin & killer whale watching (Point of Stoer & Achmelvich Bay) (7 miles)

Excellent swimming & fishing – Achmelvich Bay

Ranger Guided Walks in Assynt, 2 x weekly

Lochinver Fish Market (4 miles)

Culag Community Woodland – impressive (5 miles)
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