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Flora Macdonald Hostel Hostel

Kilmore, Sleat, Isle of Skye, Scotland

The Flora Macdonald Independent Hostel is set on the beautiful Sleat Peninsula on the Isle of Skye. It has stunning views over the Sound of Sleat to the mountains of mainland Scotland opposite. It is in a peaceful location, perfect for visiting local attractions. Read more

53% Overall Rating 0 out of 3 customers would recommend this property based on 3 reviews

Atmosphere 47%

Cleanliness 40%

Facilities 40%

Location 73%

Safety 73%

Staff 53%

Value 40%

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Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Adaptors
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Parking
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels Included
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly

Important Information

Flora Macdonald Hostel policies & conditions;

Cancellation policy: 48h before arrival. In case of a late cancellation or No Show, you will be charged the first night of your stay.

Check in from 14:00 to 20:00 .Please call us if your arrival time is later than you expected.

Check out before 10:00 .

Payment upon arrival by cash only. The hostel does not accept credit or debit cards.
Taxes included.

General;
Breakfast not included.
Child friendly.
Non smoking.
Towels are available on request

As we are three miles from the nearest shop guests might like to bring their own supplies if they wish to self cater using the excellent kitchen facilities provided. Alternatively there are several Hotels within fifteen minutes drive where visitors may choose to eat out.

The nearest ATM is over 1 mile away in a shop that is only open seasonally.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Policies

  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Isle of Skye?

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The Flora Macdonald Independent Hostel is set on the beautiful Sleat Peninsula on the Isle of Skye. It has stunning views over the Sound of Sleat to the mountains of mainland Scotland opposite. It is in a peaceful location, perfect for visiting local attractions. Read more

Private Rooms

Basic 3 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 4 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Standard 10 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 10

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 6 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 6

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Basic Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

About Flora Macdonald Hostel

The Flora Macdonald hostel offers clean, warm hostel accommodation on the magnificent island of Skye. The Scottish Tourist Board (Visit Scotland) has officially awarded the hostel 3 stars!
It has stunning views over the Sound of Sleat to the mountains of mainland Scotland opposite. It is in a peaceful location, perfect for visiting local attractions. Individual and group bookings are welcome.

The Hostel is situated just north of Armadale pier, on the main bus route to Broadford and Portree.
To get here take the road over the now free Skye Bridge and just outside Broadford turn off the main road towards Armadale. Just 2 miles before Armadale is the turning to Kilmore.
Please note that the nearest shop is 3 miles distant and closes daily at 6pm. The shop is also closed at weekends.

Flora Macdonald Hostel policies & conditions;

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Payment is by CASH ONLY. No credit cards are accepted. The latest check in time is 8.00 pm. Please call us if your arrival time is later than you expected

Cancellation policy: 48h before arrival. In case of a late cancellation or No Show, you will be charged the first night of your stay.

Check in from 14:00 to 20:00 .Please call us if your arrival time is later than you expected.

Check out before 10:00 .

Payment upon arrival by cash only. The hostel does not accept credit or debit cards.
Taxes included.

General;
Breakfast not included.
Child friendly.
Non smoking.
Towels are available on request

As we are three miles from the nearest shop guests might like to bring their own supplies if they wish to self cater using the excellent kitchen facilities provided. Alternatively there are several Hotels within fifteen minutes drive where visitors may choose to eat out.

The nearest ATM is over 1 mile away in a shop that is only open seasonally.

Accommodation Information

Flora Macdonald Hostel is divided into two accommodation units:- Budget Dorm / Bunks and Private Rooms. The hostel is graded by the Scottish Tourist Board as 3 stars.

THE MAIN HOSTEL

This sleeps a total of 18 people in 2 large rooms. One room contains 5 lots of bunk beds and the other contains 4 lots of bunk beds. Please note that at busy times in high season, there could be a strong possibility of mixed sharing i.e. NOT single sex accommodation.
Facilities in the Main Hostel are:
Wi-fi
Free Trout Fishing
Ideal for Kayaking
TV in both rooms
Modern kitchen
Dining area & Lounge
Woodburning stove
Full central heating
Laundry
All linen provided

THE LODGE

This sleeps a total of 10 people in 3 private rooms. One room sleeps 2 and the other two rooms each sleep 4. (All bunk bedded accommodation)
Facilities include:
Brand new Ikea kitchen
Shower/WC
Central heating
All linen provided.

Location Information

Postcode is IV44 8RG

We are situated at the south end of the Isle of Skye in the crofting township of Kilmore about half way down the east side of the Sleat Peninsula. The location is tranquil and set right in the heart of the crofting community.
* Armadale Castle Gardens & the Museum of the Isles - 2 Miles
* Eilean Iarmain - 4.5 miles
* Sabhal Mor Ostaig - 1 mile
* Armadale Ferry - 2.5 miles
* Ardvasar (for shops pubs etc)- 3 miles
* Broadford - 10 miles (supermarket)

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.