Ullapool Youth Hostel is situated in the old part of the village and has a spectacular location on the seafront, offering wonderful, ever-changing views over Loch Broom and the Beinn Dearg mountain range.
Rooms vary in size and include both private and multi-share, a well-equipped self-catering kitchen, two small lounges and an excellent laundry and drying room. There is also a dining area where you can eat breakfast while watching the fishing boats, birds and seals in the harbour.
As well as a warm welcome you can also expect to be situated right next to the ferries, buses, pubs, cafes and seafood restaurants. Ullapool has something for everyone; from extreme sports to mature walks, museums to music. Ask the friendly and informative staff for local leaflets, walking map hire and advice on what do see in this wonderful West Highland fishing port. Open April-October. Free Wifi. The hostel holds a Gold Award for Green Tourism & Business Scheme and a 3 Star Visit Scotland Rating.
Ullapool SYHA Youth Hostel
Shore Street, Ullapool,
Ross-shire, IV26 2UJ
T: 01854 612254 or reservations: 0345 293 73 73
Type: Hostel / Bunkhouse
Disabled Facilities: no
Pets Welcome: no
Many of the pivotal discoveries of the Victorian era that contributed to the development of the concept of plate tectonics were made in this area, and there are still regular international geological conferences.