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    The Smugglers Hostel, Tomintoul

    Main Street, Tomintoul AB37 9EX, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent66%
    • Very good25%
    • Average5%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “communal area” (5 reviews)
    “common room” (5 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (15 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Kitchenette
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
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    1 - 5 of 79 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Overall comfortable, good kitchen, nice communal area, satisfactory beds. However, when we were there (mid-October 2017) I had the impression that the maintenance was slightly lacking, e.g. doorbell not working (so we stood outside in the rain until we realised it wasn't working and knocked...More

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    Reviewed 20 September 2017

    After booking online, I emailed the hostel to confirm our reservation and received a reply confirming. Upon arriving to the hostel we found out our booking had been overlooked and they had put another group in our 3-bed en suite room. Their solution was putting...More

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    Reviewed 17 September 2017

    This is a small place with a very nice staff to stay some days but it a little bit old, cold (with two old radiator to heat all the common room) and old stuff (no light near each bed, mattress are soft , you could...More

    Thank Guillaume N
    Reviewed 26 July 2017

    I went a trip with my friend around Scotland. Our last stop was Aviemore, however as there was no rooms left at any hostel we found ourselves making the 40 minute drive to the Smugglers Hostel. And I am glad we did!! We were greeted...More

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    Reviewed 21 June 2017

    Very good reception, the room was confortable (4 bunk room just for the two of us), bed as well. Tomintoul is a nice place to explore the surrounding outdoors and this hostel is a great place to stay.

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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    • Price range
    • US$215 - US$592 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Scotland >
    • Moray >
    • Tomintoul
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    • The Smugglers Hostel, Tomintoul Scotland
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    Traveller (5)
    Dining (3)
    Room & Suite (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (25)
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    Room Tips
    "car park behind this hostel , free wifi in the common room and in the dormitory."
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    "the one opposite reception is en suite very good"
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    "Bring an extra sweater - this is the highest hostel in the UK and the weather is changeable!"
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    "En-suite room good for twin or family."
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