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Isle of Lewis - Ravenspoint

Kershader, Isle of Lewis HS2 9QA,, Isle of Lewis, HS2 9QA, Scotland

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Overall Rating 92%

From 24 Reviews

Hostel rating (24)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 89%
Cleanliness 95%
Location 96%
Security 90%
Service 90%
Comfort 95%
Green rating 89%

A newly refurbished hostel in the heart of South Lochs, nestled between the crystal clear waters of Loch Erisort to the North, and the Harris hills to the South. A great base for cycling, walking, wildlife and traditional Gaelic culture.

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Isle of Lewis Hostel

Hostel Isle of Lewis

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

In this unspoilt area of the Highland wilderness, visitors can enjoy comfortable facilities and the opportunity to discover an area of outstanding natural beauty with many Gaelic-speaking communities.

The hostel is located in a renovated schoolhouse, which adjoins the shop and tea-room, and is tucked away in a quiet village far from the pressures of everyday life.

If you are searching for a peaceful retreat with beautiful views in an area where you can see Golden Eagles, Sea Eagles and many other birds and wildlife, and with opportunities for walking, cycling and other outdoor activities this is the place for you.

Prices

Prices are non-member prices

Sorry, there is no availability for the dates you have chosen or the hostel is closed. Please refer to the hostel information for contact details and opening dates.

Dorms - Per guest per night

Beds

Private - Per room per night

Rooms

Important info

  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • Check-in is available between 08:00 and 18:00
  • Please contact hostel if arriving after 18:00
  • Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Children under the age of 5 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories
  • Children under the age of 16 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are not members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout

Facilities

Facilities

Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Garden

Accessibility

  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Cafe/Bistro
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Restaurant onsite

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers - Free
  • Wifi - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Basic Shop
  • Car Parking at Hostel - Free
  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available - In Room
Opening times

Opening times

Open from 06 Mar to 30 Oct

Reception:
From 11:30 to 17:30
Check-in:
From 14:00 to 22:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. 01851 880236

hostel@ravenspoint.net

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Ravenspoint Centre (At or next to the hostel)
  • Callanish Standing Stones (More than 10km)
  • Bosta Beach (More than 10km)

See the full list of attractions

Reviews

Reviews

Sometimes it was more like staying at someone's house than staying in a hostel. I really couldn't fault this place - it was maybe my best hostel experience ever, and I've been to many hostels.

100%

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Gavin,

Thu 01 Nov 2018

Enjoyable stay. No one else here so peaceful. Would come again

87%

Avatar for Sheila

Sheila,

Tue 30 Oct 2018

Lovely double room. Good kitchen facilities and comfortable sitting room. Short walk down to shore of the loch with chance of seeing otters.

100%

Avatar for DAVID

DAVID,

Sun 21 Oct 2018

Very comfortable and in great location.

100%

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morag,

Sat 13 Oct 2018

Location

Location
Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Gym (Less than 500 m)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (At or next to the hostel)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (Less than 500 m)
  • Parks / Green Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • Restaurants (At or next to the hostel)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (At or next to the hostel)
  • Supermarket / Food store (Less than 500 m)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Airport
Nearest airport is Stornoway Airport 24km.
Ferry/Boat
Cal Mac operates ferries to the islands 7 days a week
Sports & activities

Sports & activities

  • Birdwatching
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Walking / Hiking

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