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Skyewalker Independent Hostel

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TOP RATED HOSTEL - 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 & 2011. VISIT SCOTLAND 4 STAR HOSTELA warm welcome and traditional Scottish hospitality awaits you all at the award winning, family run, Skyewalker Hostel.Skyewalker Hostel is situated on the stunning Minginish peninsula giving easy access to the Cuillin mountain range. It's location on the west coast makes for spectacular sunsets and gives you an ideal base for exploring the beautiful Isle of Skye.The rural location means you are surrounded by unspoiled natural beauty. There is a great beach within walking distance with regular sightings of whales, dolphins and basking sharks as well as Skye's famous eagles!
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Benbecula Airport37 mi
North Bay Airport44 mi
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All reviews glass dome private room the kitchen isle of skye one night the owner musical instruments other guests playing guitar my friend amazing place stayed longer bring your own recommend staying here a lovely stay excellent facilities stayed here for two nights
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

Loved the Isle of Skye, love the Skywalker Hostel. The Isle of Skye wowed me. I'm from Canada, so I am surrounded by beautiful places and scenery, but I was wowed by the Isle of Skye. This hostel was terrific, full of character, the owner...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Our one night stay at Skyewalker Hostel brings a smile to my face. The place is a gem itself, packed with quirky stuff and art. When we stayed there the hostel was buzzing with guests. We managed to have a little chat with a lovely...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank olenstwo
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

My friend and I spent 4 nights here, we treated ourselves to a twin room and our own bathroom, which is definitely well worth the extra money. I didn’t see the other accommodation but our room was lovely. The staff were great and really accommodating,...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

This hostel is wonderful. The owner is extremely friendly & generous (we have had shots of whisky & schnapps most nights - make sure to hang out in the common room!). The bathrooms are very clean and showers are spacious. Rooms are good. Nice big...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

Stayed for 2 nights in a private bunk room. Hostel decor is fun and quirky, and the grounds are well kept and inviting. The kitchen and dining areas are fully equipped, and the showers/toilets are very clean. Skyewalker staff were helpful in planning our outings,...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from Denise M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they had Wifi.
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reginachano
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Response from Aurore P | Reviewed this property |
and also there is a pub called the old inn where there is some traditional and very tasty food :)
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"Its a great hostel in a beautiful setting."
LoveTravel559720
31 Oct 2018
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"Bunk bed room for two facing the car park"
cleben14
10 Apr 2018
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"Ensuite rooms worth the extra"
Moira855
4 Apr 2018
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"Spend a tiny bit extra for an en-suite room if you like your creature comforts."
WeeAlM
23 Sep 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$40 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United KingdomScotlandThe HebridesIsle of SkyePortnalong
NUMBER OF ROOMS
3
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