Featuring free WiFi, a barbecue and a terrace, the hostel offers pet-friendly accommodation in Drumnadrochit, 1.2 miles from Urquhart Castle and 13.7 miles from Inverness. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar, specialised in Scottish beers.

You will find a shared kitchen at the property.

Aviemore is 26.1 miles from Loch Ness Backpackers Lodge, while Nairn is 28.6 miles away. The nearest airport is Inverness Airport, 21.7 miles from the property.

Free private parking is available on site.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

Loch Ness Backpackers Lodge has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 14 Sept 2016.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.1)

Free private parking available on-site


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Sleeps Accommodation Type Price
Max adults: 2
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Max adults: 4
Family Room with Shared Bathroom
  • 1 double bed and
  • 2 bunk beds
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Max adults: 5
Family Room with Shared Bathroom
  • 1 single bed and
  • 1 double bed and
  • 2 bunk beds
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Max adults: 2
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Max adults: 1
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Max adults: 6
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Max adults: 7. Max children: 2
Mixed Dormitory Room
  • 1 single bed and
  • 6 bunk beds
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Max adults: 4
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Max adults: 2
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4 reasons to choose Loch Ness Backpackers Lodge

  • Prices you can't beat!
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  • The staff speak English
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Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • Urquhart Castle
    1.3 miles
  • Aigas Golf Course
    10.7 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Loch Ness Inn
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/bar Loch Ness Inn
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/bar Cafe Eighty2
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/bar Benleva Bar
    0.3 miles
  • Restaurant Fiddler's Inn
    0.5 miles
Natural beauty
  • Lake Loch Ness
    0.2 miles
Closest airports
  • Inverness Airport
    21.5 miles
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Facilities of Loch Ness Backpackers Lodge
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
Activities
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Games room
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in some hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
Services
  • Pet bowls
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Luggage storage
  • Laundry Additional charge
Entertainment and family services
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
General
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English
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Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules Loch Ness Backpackers Lodge takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

16:00 - 22:00

Check-out

Until 10:00 hours

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 6 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Cot upon request
Free

Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

The maximum number of cots allowed depends on the room you choose. Please check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.

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The fine print

Please note that dogs are only allowed in certain rooms for an additional fee and by prior arrangement.

Please note that the property does not allow children under 16 years old in shared dorm accommodation unless a group books out a full room.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

FAQs about Loch Ness Backpackers Lodge

  • Check-in at Loch Ness Backpackers Lodge is from 16:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

  • The prices at Loch Ness Backpackers Lodge may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Loch Ness Backpackers Lodge offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Games room

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Loch Ness Backpackers Lodge (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private parking
    • Parking
    • Free parking

  • Loch Ness Backpackers Lodge is 1,000 yards from the centre of Drumnadrochit.