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Achmelvich Beach Youth Hostel

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  • Value For Money 8.0
  • Security 10.0
  • Location 10.0
  • Staff 10.0
  • Atmosphere 10.0
  • Cleanliness 10.0
  • Facilities 8.0

Location

Achmelvich Beach YH, Lochinver, IV27 4JB, Recharn, by Lochinver

Property Directions

By bus: (please note that there are no buses to or from the youth hostel on Sundays)
Inverness to Ullapool
Mon-Fri: (#67 or 61), Sat: (#67)

Ullapool to Achmelvich Beach:
Mon-Fri: winter period 22/4 - 22/5 (#67)
Mon-Fri: summer period 23/4 - 1/10 (#67)
Mon-Fri on non-schooldays only (#67)
Sat: (#67)

Ullapool to Lochinver
Mon-Fri on schooldays only (#167)
Sat: (#167)
*From Lochinver a taxi can be taken to Achmelvich Beach

Royal Mail Postbus Lairg to Lochinver:
Mon-Sat: Dep. 12.20 - Arr. 13.50
(no service on Sunday)

By train: Inverness to Lairg, Mon-Sat
* connects with Royal Mail Postbus, limited seats available (8)
* no connecting Postbus service on Sunday
* from Lochinver a taxi can be taken to Achmelvich Beach

By car:
From Ullapool - take the A835 northwards, left (Ledmore Junction) on the A837 and then just before Lochinver turn right to the B869 for 2 miles and then left for 1 mile following the YH signs. Drive all the way around to the Beach Car Park
From Lochinver - the youth hostel is four miles NW of Lochinver. Up the hill and turn left onto the B869 for 2 miles and then left for 1 mile following the youth hostel signs. Drive all the way around to the Beach Car Park.

On foot: from Lochinver take the Baddidarrach footpath to Achmelvich Beach. This route has spectacular views and takes an hour to an hour-and-a-half, approximately 3.5 miles. Not suitable for a trolley bag or suitcase!
  • Value For Money 8.0
  • Security 10.0
  • Location 10.0
  • Staff 10.0
  • Atmosphere 10.0
  • Cleanliness 10.0
  • Facilities 8.0
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