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Ravenspoint Hostel

Ravenspoint Centre, Lochs, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9QA

Type:Hostel

From £17.00

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Ravenspoint
  • Ravenspoint
  • Bedrroom
  • Bedroom
  • Sitting Room
  • Kitchen
  • View from the deck

About

Our newly re-furbished, community-owned Hostel lies at heart of South Lochs, a vibrant crofting community rich in wildlife, history and a living Gaelic culture. Originally the schoolmasters house, the Hostel is part of the Ravenspoint Centre which includes a shop, fuel pump, cafe and museum. 

South Lochs, a traditional, Gaelic speaking community, is about a 35 minute drive from the two ferry ports of Stornoway on Lewis and Tarbert on Harris and the Hostel has a bus-stop at the door.

With a choice of four, five and twin-bedded rooms the Hostel can accomodate up to eleven guests. It has a comfortable sitting room, a well-equipped kitchen and washing and drying facilities.  Secure lockers and bicycle storage are also available.

The Hostel offers an ideal base for walkers and cyclists from which to explore the natural, rugged beauty of the area.

Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
11
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Erisort - 5 Bed Dormitory£17.00 per person per night (room only)
Shiants (Private Twin Room)£45.00 per room per night (room only)
Stemreway - 4 Bed Dormitory£17.00 per person per night (room only)

*Juniors: £15 per night

Facilities

Catering

  • Breakfast Available
  • Bring Your Own Bottle
  • Cafe / Restaurant available on site
  • Dairy Free
  • Dinner Available - To order
  • Gluten Free
  • Lunch Available
  • Restaurant
  • Shop
  • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop
  • Tea & Coffee Available
  • Vegetarian
  • Vegetarian Food Available

Children

  • Baby Changing Facilities Available
  • Children Welcome
  • Children's Menu Available
  • Cot Available
  • Highchair Available

Domestic

  • Bunk Beds
  • Covered Drying Facilities Available
  • Cubicle Changing Available
  • Drying Facilities
  • Electric Cooker
  • Electric Shaver Point
  • Fridge
  • Hairdryer Available
  • Heating Throughout Property
  • Indoor Drying Facility
  • Iron Available
  • Ironing Facilities
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities on Complex
  • Linen Provided
  • Lounge
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Drying Facility
  • Public Toilet Facilities
  • Shared Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Toilets
  • Towel Charge
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Wash Hand Basin
  • Washing Machine
  • WC EnSuite

Facilities

  • Disabled Access
  • Fax/Email Facilities
  • Internet Access
  • No Smoking Permitted
  • Open To Non Residents

Languages Spoken

  • Gaelic Speaking

Leisure Facilities

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Gift Shop
  • Indoor Recreational Facilities
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable TV
  • TV Lounge
  • WiFi

Location

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

Payment Methods

  • Cash
  • Cheque
  • Debit Card
  • Delta Card
  • Electron
  • Maestro Card
  • Mastercard
  • Solo Card
  • Switch Card
  • VISA Card

Special Requirements

  • Children Welcome
  • Coach Parties Welcome
  • Disabled Citizens
  • Dogs Welcome - Only assistance dogs
  • Families
  • Groups Welcome
  • Hen/Stag Parties Welcome
  • No Pets Allowed
  • Non smokers
  • School Groups Welcome
  • Senior Citizens
  • Single Travellers
  • Young People

Transport

  • Bike Storage Available
  • Coach Parking On-site
  • Cycle Hire Nearby
  • Disabled Parking
  • Free Parking On-Site
  • On Public Transport Route
  • Parking

Map & Directions

TripAdvisor

Awards

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

Opening Times

Open All Year (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

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