********** OVER 18's ONLY - NO CHILDREN ALLOWED **********
*** If booking for 5 or more people, please contact the hostel directly ***
A warm welcome and true Scottish hospitality awaits you at this family run, award winning hostel.
Always clean, comfortable and friendly, we offer fantastic, four star accommodation at budget prices.
Skyewalker Hostel is the ideal location from which to begin your Island adventure! Explore the Cuillin Mountains, swim in the magical Fairy Pools, tour the famous Talisker whisky distillery, spot a sea eagle or a shooting star and see for yourself the spectacular, wild landscapes that make the Isle of Skye a world class destination.
We have been voted by our visitors as Hostelworlds Best in Scotland for 2020, 2019, 2016, 2015, 2014 and 2012
We look forward to welcoming you on your island adventure!
We're 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 (if you do not have a car please read the public transport section of the directions) 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!
The hostel is only a five-minute walk from the local hotel which serves meals and has a cosy bar, very popular both with locals and visitors. The nearest shop is in Carbost and it closes at 17:45.
The world famous Talisker distillery is less than 3 miles from the hostel and well worth a visit. Portree, the capital of the Island is only 25 minutes away by car or local bus.
The Hostel has a well equipped self catering kitchen and a large garden area for recreation and barbecues. There is also a cool 'chill out' glass dome for guests to relax in.
Skyewalker Hostel hosts regular Scottish folk music sessions and has instruments available for guests to use.
It is also possible to book the whole place for special occasions such as birthdays, Munro completion parties, family get-togethers etc.
Skyewalker Hostel...Scotland's best!
Please make sure to read our Terms and Conditions and click 'View House Rules' before making a booking.