Gatliff Hebridean Hostel - Berneray

Berneray, Isle of North Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS5 5BQ


From £16.00

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Berneray hostel is set in a lively island community. There are beautiful beaches and good walks around the island.  The hostel provides a great opportunity to relax, watching the sky, sea and shore.  Berneray is an all-year destination.  The coastline is as easy to walk in summer as in winter. Please note we do not take bookings.

Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
20 Beds£16.00 per person per night (room only)

*Sleeps 20 in three shared dormitories

£16 per night (bed only). £8 if under 18 years old. Camping on hostel site £10. £5 if under 18 years old. Hire of sheet sleeping bag £2.

Please note that we do not take bookings. See our website to learn more about how our system works and what to expect when you arrive at the hostel. We aim to provide simple hostel accommodation with a self-catering kitchen to allow all to stay a while to get to know the Outer Hebrides’ unique environment and Gaelic culture. Our hostels all have Visit Scotland Two Star Hostel status.



  • Bunk Beds
  • Electric Cooker
  • Electric Shaver Point
  • Fridge
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Multi Fuel Wood Burning Stove
  • Outdoor Drying Facility
  • Shared Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Wash Hand Basin


  • No Smoking Permitted
  • Smoking Restricted

Leisure Facilities

  • Entertainment Available - Conversations and contemplation!
  • No Television


  • Coastal Location
  • Island Location
  • Rural Location
  • Sea/Loch View
  • Village Location
  • Waterfront Location

Payment Methods

  • Cash
  • Cheque
  • No credit cards accepted

Special Requirements

  • No Pets Allowed
  • Non smokers
  • Single Travellers
  • Young People


  • On Public Transport Route
  • Public Parking Nearby - Free parking nearby

Map & Directions



  • Other AwardsSilver Listing Silver Listing 2013
  • Green TourismEnergy Isles Award Energy Isles Award 2016
  • Other AwardsOuter Hebrides Tourism Member Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020

Opening Times

CLOSED 2020 (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

What's Nearby

  1. These two converted blackhouses now form the Berneray hostel site of the Gatliff Trust…

    0.01 miles away
  2. This is a large, heavy-billed diver can resemble a goose, especially in flight.

    0.05 miles away
  3. Berneray and the nearby island of Pabbay lie in the Sound of Harris between North Uist…

    0.42 miles away
  1. Seal viewing point

    0.6 miles away
  2. Ben Ghainche is a small hill situated at the north end of the beach at Bearsdaire

    0.94 miles away
  3. Cladh Maolrithe

    At Beinn a'Chlaidh - Hill of the Graveyard - there is a standing stone.

    1.2 miles away
  4. A large seal with a forehead and less spots than the Harbour Seal. Males can be up to 3.3…

    1.38 miles away
  5. Common seals are brown, tan, or grey, with distinctive V-shaped nostrils.

    1.38 miles away
  6. Close to the ferry terminal lie the slight remains of a burial cairn, probably dating to…

    1.44 miles away
  7. A truly stunning beach and was voted in 2021 as no. 3 in Lonely Planet's Top 20 Best…

    1.97 miles away
  8. Giant Mackaskill Monument is located ti the South of Berneray.

    2.35 miles away
  9. The Sound of Harris ferry runs between Berneray and Leverburgh. The route meanders round…

    2.45 miles away
  10. Loch Bhurigh is easily accessible from the machair to the south of the island.

    2.46 miles away
  11. The remains of a stronghold occupy the whole of a tiny islet in the middle of the tidal…

    3.2 miles away
  12. Larger of two British seal species.

    4.63 miles away
  13. Clachan Sands beach is a stunning white sandy beach which is accessible via the village…

    4.75 miles away
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