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Ullapool Youth Hostel Hostel

Shore Street, Ullapool, Scotland

Ullapool Youth Hostel is situated on the seafront, offering wonderful views over Loch and mountain. We offer a superb base for exploring the wild North West Highlands. Beaches, sea lochs, islands, mountains, excellent hillwalking, wildlife watching, a vibrant highland community and music scene combine to make a memorable and varied holiday destination. Equipped with great facilities and a warm welcome, we are close to the ferries, buses, pubs, cafes and seafood restaurants. Read more

88% Overall Rating 24 out of 26 customers would recommend this property based on 26 reviews

Atmosphere 86%

Cleanliness 89%

Facilities 83%

Location 98%

Safety 86%

Staff 92%

Value 83%

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Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Meals available
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels for hire

Important Information

Hostelling Scotland is a charity aiming to inspire all, especially young people, to broaden their horizons, gain knowledge and independence through new experiences of adventure and discovery. In support of this aim, all bookings will include a temporary membership fee per person per night which is displayed as an inclusive rate. (Full, existing members of Hostelling Scotland and HI using this booking engine are not entitled to a membership refund).

Ullapool Youth Hostel reception is open 08.00-10.00 and 16.30-22.30, with check-in from 16.30 and checkout by 10.00.
The hostel is closed between 10.30-16.30, though guests staying more than one night can get access to the quiet room until midday. Front door is locked at midnight.

From the age of 5 to 15 years, young people must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and may be accommodated in a single-gendered shared room with the parent or guardian and other guests, at the discretion and responsibility of the parent or guardian. The young person/people, the parent/guardian and the other occupants of the room must be of the same gender.

Hostelling Scotland advise that additional notice be given to the destination youth hostel when travelling with children, to ensure that suitable accommodation is available. Contact details can be found on your booking confirmation.

Parties with young children (under 5 years) will only be accommodated in designated family rooms, where available. There is no capacity for extra beds or cots in a shared dormitory or private accommodation.

When booking for more than 9 people:
• Full prepayment is required within 8 weeks of arrival as otherwise the booking will automatically be cancelled
• The following cancellation charges will apply to the entire booking:
57 days or more - 20% of total cost
56 to 29 days - 55% of total cost
28 to day of arrival - 100% of total cost

No stag or hen parties are permitted at any youth hostel.

Hostelling Scotland does not accept American Express cards as payment or guarantee.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 17:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

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

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Ullapool Youth Hostel is situated on the seafront, offering wonderful views over Loch and mountain. We offer a superb base for exploring the wild North West Highlands. Beaches, sea lochs, islands, mountains, excellent hillwalking, wildlife watching, a vibrant highland community and music scene combine to make a memorable and varied holiday destination. Equipped with great facilities and a warm welcome, we are close to the ferries, buses, pubs, cafes and seafood restaurants. Read more

Shared Rooms

8 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

8 Bed Male Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Private Rooms

Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 4 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 5 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 5

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 6 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 6

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 5 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 5

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

About Ullapool Youth Hostel

From its location on the seafront, Ullapool Youth Hostel offers wonderful views over Loch Broom and the Beinn Dearg mountain range.

Close to the ferry, bus, pubs, cafes and seafood restaurants, our popular youth hostel offers a range of facilities including a dining area with views over the harbour. From extreme sports to nature walks, museums and music, Ullapool has it all.

Ferries leave daily for Stornoway on the Isle of Lewis whilst cruises visit the Summer Isles - the whole of the North West coast can be easily explored from this small fishing village. Knowledgeable, friendly staff can provide information on local attractions, hillwalking and nature watching.

Rooms in the youth hostel vary in size, including both private and multi-share. There’s also a well-equipped self-catering kitchen, two small lounges and excellent laundry and drying rooms.

"Outstanding views and amenities" - Lets Go Britain

Accommodation Information

The youth hostel is closed from 10.30-16.30. For guests staying another night, the quiet room is available until midday.

For the comfort and security of all, the front door is locked at midnight.

On-street parking only, subject to availability and limited to 30 minutes in the daytime during the summer. There is a large free car park approximately 5 minutes' walk away.

Location Information

Sandy beaches, sea lochs, islands and mountains combine to make a truly memorable holiday destination. Ullapool is the perfect base for exploring the wild Northwest Highlands.

There's also Ullapool Harbour and Pier, Ullapool Museum, Knockan Crag Geology & Sculpture trail, Corrieshalloch Gorge & Gardens, watersports, golfing and fishing.

Wildlife cruises to the Summer Isles, summer trips to Handa Island for spectacular bird life, and superb hillwalking are all within easy reach.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 3 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.