Àite Cruinnichidh is a warm, comfortable, friendly country hostel in converted barn, set in stunning mountainous surroundings 15 miles north east of Fort William and 2 miles from Roy Bridge. As we live on site, this is also a very safe hostel to stay at.
It is an ideal location for walking, climbing, canoeing and mountain biking. There are 7 rivers for paddling within 20 miles of Àite Cruinnichidh. Extensive cycle routes are also nearby. We can advise you on walking and cycle routes with maps available.
Additional features include SAUNA, en-suite family/double room, seminar/conference room and reading/quiet room. All bedding is included. We also have an excellent self catering kitchen and drying room for all your wet clothes, tents etc.
Most of our rooms sleep 4 people, but we do have one six person room and one twin. There is also a standard double and a double/family room en-suite, this room has two additional bunks but only suitable for children. Our rooms are ideal for families.
Please note that not all our rooms that are available will be live on this site all the time.
We have a large garden for outdoor games or just to relax in.
We can also offer a 45sq meter fully equipped meeting/seminar room for course work, slide shows or ceilidhs.
There are several buses and trains from Fort William to Roy Bridge and we will pick folk up from the train or bus in Roy Bridge when we can and if notified by phone call prior to arrival. This service is not offered to large groups. PLEASE NOTE, WE WILL NOT BE OFFERING THIS SERVICE FROM THE 23RD DECEMBER TO 3RD JANUARY.
If travelling from Glasgow it is possible to get off at Roy Bridge, before Fort William.
We can lock up your gear if required. Outdoor activities such as Quad biking, canoeing, rafting, paint ball etc can be organised locally.
Unfortunately we cannot organise the weather!
PLEASE REMEMBER TO BRING FOOD WITH YOU AS THE NEAREST SHOP IS FIVE MILES AWAY. We do not have a shop at the hostel.
If you are a group please look at the group booking conditions. We consider a group of five or more.
If you are a no show or cancel after 7 days, you may be charged the full booking amount.
Availability & RatesTo view availability and prices please select dates and click 'Update Dates'
Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Bicycle parking
- Board Games
- Breakfast Not Included
- Child Friendly
- Common Room
- Free Parking
- Hot Showers
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- No Curfew
- Non Smoking
- Steam Room
- Taxes included
- Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
- Towels For Hire
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 7 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Check in is from 3pm till 9pm
We expect all guests to plan to arrive before 9pm out of respect for other guests. We do understand that there may be exceptional circumstances where guests are not able to arrive before 9pm.
Please contact us if your are arriving after 9pm
Check out 10.30am
If you are a group (5 or more) different conditions apply. Please look under group booking section.
Please be advised that this property will pre-authorize your card before arrival. If the credit card it's not valid, you will need to provide the details of another credit card in order to guarantee your booking.
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We are located 2 miles east of Roy Bridge on A86 on the opposite side of the A86 to the Glen Spean Lodge Hotel.15 miles north east of Fort William.
PLEASE DO NOT GO UP TO THE HOTEL OR RELY ON YOUR GPS as several properties share the same postcode. Please DO NOT use Google maps to find us as this will put you on the wrong road.
We strongly advise visitors to the Highlands to buy a road atlas and not rely on a sat nav/GPS. We are located 15 miles north-east of Fort William on the A86.
Two miles east of Roy Bridge on the opposite side of the road to the Glen Spean Lodge hotel.
Coming from the east and the A9 we are approximately 32 miles from the turn off at Dalwhinnie. Turn in is tight, so take care, or you can go on 100 meters and turn in the entrance of the hotel and approach from the west.