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Chase The Wild Goose Hostel Reviews

Great Glen Way, Lochiel Crescent, Banavie, Fort William, Scotland

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93%

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619 Total Reviews
  • 90%Value For Money
  • 93%Security
  • 88%Location
  • 95%Staff
  • 95%Atmosphere
  • 95%Cleanliness
  • 93%Facilities

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80%

Good place to stay, friendly welcome, good atmosphere, would recommend for sure.


97%

My stay at Chase The Wild Goose Hostel was fantastic! I was backpacking around the UK, and wanted to see some of the highlands. This hostel was everything I needed! It showed up in the search results for Fort William, but is actually in a town called Banavie about a 15 minute bus ride away. I was traveling by rail and there is a train station right in Banavie a short walk away from the hostel. The staff were extremely friendly and helped with some recommendations of things to do in the area.


100%

We were so pleased there. I can recommend it to everybody!


100%

The place was great...it is an older house/hotel refitted as a youth hostel (shows its age) though in great condition, couple of brand new bathrooms...the beds were very comfortable and clean/comfortable sheets...wifi and breakfast not free (should be for the price)...incredible staff!! Location is perfect for hikers and climbers with Ben Nevis and the Cadelonia Canal (Neptunes Staircase) right across the street...


86%

This hostel is nice. But keep in mind that you have to pay for the breakfast, the lockers, the wi-fi. Otherwise it's a good place to stay! We just had a little issue... A familly of 12 arrived around 23:00 and they cooked diner, they opened every light in the dorms and a baby cried until 1 am.

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Many thanks for your review. We are sorry your stay was marred by a difficult family upsetting the peace after 11.00pm. Unfortunately they 'smuggled' in a baby (we don't accept children under 5 years) so after midnight we didn't have the heart to ask them to leave. Thank you for your very kind understanding.



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