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Broadford Youth Hostel

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  • Excellent13%
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  • Average34%
  • Poor25%
  • Terrible6%
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“sized kitchen”(2 reviews)
“bed sheets”(2 reviews)
“stayed here”(6 reviews)
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Free Internet
Self-Serve Laundry
3 Star Hotel
Broadford Youth Hostel is located close to the main road on the Isle of Skye. The youth hostel has an unrivalled coastal setting with views over Broadford Bay, while offering a central location with good public transport connections with amenities such as shops and restaurants all...
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Broadford IV49 9AA, Scotland
11 restaurants are within a 1 mile radius
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here for one night and was underwhelmed. I know it's a youth hostel but I've stayed in my fair share of hostels and never had to put the bed sheets on the bed myself. I stayed in a dorm on the top floor...More

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Reviewed 8 November 2017

This was one of the dirtiest hostels I have ever visited. To the management: I believe you have a spider infestation on your hands. Particularly in the second floor bathrooms. I entered the first bathroom stall and counted no less than 14 separate spiderwebs. Not...More

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Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Broadford Youth HostelResponded 15 November 2017

Hi Natlantia, Thank you for taking the time to review our hostel following your recent stay with us.Im extremely alarmed to read your comments.I have passed your feedback onto the hostel and this wiil be discussed. I can assure you there certainly isn't any sloppiness...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Higher spec. Hostel than others I stayed in on my trip to Scotland. Comfortable 2 bedded (bunk beds) room that I shared with my brother. Lockable door to room. Well maintained dining and lounge areas and good sized kitchen. Helpful warden. Plenty of parking and...More

Thank Richardcpfc
Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Broadford Youth HostelResponded 18 September 2017

Hi Richardcpfc Thanks for your great review and we hope to welcome you back soon. Regards Dan

Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Recently spent a few days in Skye utilising various hostels, and found SYHA Broadford to be the most expensive whilst having the poorest facilities by some margin. Pleasant staff, although social media seemed to rule their attention. The facilities were very tired, with toilets and...More

Thank Phatboy31
Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Broadford Youth HostelResponded 3 September 2017

Hi Phatboy31 Thanks for taking the time to review our hostel following your recent stay with us,I have noted your comments and will look into the points you have mentioned.The team at Broadford work very hard to ensure all guests have a pleasant stay. Regards...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017

Pros: friendly front desk staff, huge kitchen, lots of fridge space, nice areas to eat and to sit, great views when weather permits Cons: infuriatingly poor Internet service (web page should say "NO Wifi" in all honesty), very hard to find the place (bus drivers...More

Thank SimonWasHere2011
Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Broadford Youth HostelResponded 7 August 2017

Hi SimonWasHere2011 Thanks for taking the time to review our hostel following your recent stay with us.I have noted the comments both positive and negative and we will look at then to see where we can improve the service. We hope to welcome you back...More

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US$31 - US$145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LouiseG52013
15 May 2015|
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Response from Marie N | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I am not 100% sure as we had a car but if you get off the bus near the fish and chip shop you will not have far to walk. I hope that helps. Cheers Marie
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Isobel J
15 October 2014|
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Response from HostellingScot | Property representative |
Dear Isobel, Thank you for your question. Yes we do have a mix of private rooms and dorm rooms at our Broadford Youth Hostel, including private rooms for two. Hope to welcome you to Broadford soon
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"Rooms facing East has sea view."
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"choose a room away from showers and toilets"
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"Be early if you want to cook in the kitchen."
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"Ask for a dorm with a power socket!"
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