Glencoe Independent Hostel

Glencoe Independent Hostel


Glencoe Independent Hostel, owned and run by outdoor enthusiasts Keith and Davina Melton, is set in its own grounds at the foot of historic and dramatic Glencoe.

We’re perfectly located for those seeking accommodation on a budget and who want to explore the west coast of the Scottish Highlands.

Glencoe really is one of the most iconic and memorable places you’ll visit in Scotland and whilst you are here you can explore the mountains, glens, forests and waterfalls – it’s a wonderful playground for those who love the great outdoors!

Family Friendly Hostel and Bunkhouse
The accommodation at Glencoe Independent Hostel comprises of our Alpine Bunkhouse sleeping up to 16 in 3 bedrooms, plus 2 self contained Bothies (cottages), 4 modern static caravans and 3 log cabins, all with decks. We are able to offer private and family rooms. We can cater for individual travellers and large groups alike.

You can expect a friendly welcome at any time of the year and our top class drying room is always available.

There’s plenty to see and do in the local area too, with Glencoe Village just 1 ¼ miles away:

  • The world famous Clachaig Inn is just 20 minutes walk away and offers live music weekends great food and drink.
  • The area is renowned for its world class high and low level walking, scrambling, climbing, kayaking, cycling and wonderful mountain scenery.
  • Glencoe Mountain Resort – skiing & boarding in the winter and mountain sports in the summer such as walking, climbing, downhill and cross country mountain biking & archery. We’re just 20 minutes drive away.

We hope to welcome you to Glencoe soon.

The perfect place to stay for:

Long distance hiking
Hillwalking / mountaineering
History & heritage

What's nearby:

Near a mountain
Rural / Remote location
Places to eat nearby

£17.00 to £22.50 per person per night
VisitScotland Bunkhouse Grading
Green Tourism Bronze Award
Green Tourism Bronze Award
Cyclists Welcome Scheme
Cyclists Welcome Scheme
Groups Welcome Scheme
Groups Welcome Scheme
Walkers Welcome Scheme
Walkers Welcome Scheme

Key Info

Glencoe Independent Hostel Glencoe Near Ballachulish PH49 4HX

Tel 01855 811906

Number of beds Beds 16
Nearest public transport

1.5 miles


All Year Round
Check-in Time
Check-out Time
Bike store
Communal lounge
Self-catering kitchen
Family friendly
Luggage store
Drying room
Dorm Rooms
Private Rooms
Exclusive Use Bookings
School Groups
Towel Hire