The Smugglers Hostel, Tomintoul, Morayshire, Scotland

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Sleeps
20
Bedrooms
5
Dining
20
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Property Type: 
Hostel
Large bunkhouse accommodation for groups in the Scottish Highlands

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
The Smugglers Hostel, Tomintoul, Morayshire, Scotland, sleeps 20 in 5 bedrooms.

Welcome to The Smugglers, the highest hostel in the Scottish Highlands. Located in the picturesque village of Tomintoul, this four star, 20-bed hostel available on an exclusive use basis is surrounded by stunning countryside just waiting to be explored.

This is a fantastic base for walkers and climbers, cyclists and bikers, youth groups such as D of E expeditions and families and friends looking for an outdoor activity-focussed break.

A large open plan living area has plenty of room for the whole group to eat and socialise together, and the kitchen is well equipped to cater for big groups. There are 4 small dorm-style rooms with full size bunk beds, 2 of which have en suite facilities. One of the en suite rooms has a double bed as well as bunks.

With facilities including free WiFi, bike storage, drying room and a superb common room, we’re dedicated to making your stay in Tomintoul a comfortable one. Our friendly and informative staff will ensure you have all the information you need to explore and enjoy the area, guaranteeing a warm welcome and a comfortable stay.

Situated on the northern edge of the Cairngorms National Park, Tomintoul is a hidden gem. The Smugglers is the perfect base for a range of outdoor activities including walking, mountain biking and winter sports, whilst the distilleries and rich local history mean there’s something for everyone to enjoy. For artists and photographers, the spectacular scenery of the Cairngorms and the diverse local wildlife are sure to fire your imagination.

Facilities

Fully equipped spacious kitchen, caters easily for groups of 20.
Dining room is part of open plan common room area and seats 20.
Sitting room is part of the open plan common room area.
Docking station for iPod. No TV facilities.
The hostel has free WiFi throughout the building and mobile reception is good.
There is no games room.
Individual heaters in each room allow guests to adapt heating to their own requirements.
2 en suite dorm rooms sleeping 4, one being a family room with double bed and can sleep 5. 2 further dorm rooms sleeping 6. Full size bunk beds.
Linen is provided and beds are made in advance of your arrival. Towels are available.
Two en suite shower rooms. One male and female bathroom.
The hostel is on one floor and level throughout. Access at the rear is level for wheelchairs.
Games and toys available within the hostel. An adventure playground which is free of charge is a short walk from the hostel.
The hostel has bike storage, washing facilities and drying shed. Outdoor seating and garden area.
There is no swimming pool.
Ample off road parking to the rear of the hostel for all guests.
The hostel has a no smoking policy.
Well behaved pets are welcomed by prior arrangement.

Location

Although the hostel enjoys a position of relative isolation in the Scottish Highlands, we are easily accessible.
Located in the village of Tomintoul it has local amenities including shops & pubs on the doorstep. Grantown is 13 miles away for banking and fuel.
The village has three shops supplying food and general supplies and gifts.
There are 3 pubs located in the village & a further two cafes/restaurants. There are also lovely local pubs and hotels a short drive from the hostel.

Booking Information

Group booking prices start from £250 per night exclusive use depending on month of booking. Contact us for a quote for your booking.

Self Catering
Yes
Outside Caterers
Yes
Breakfast
No
Other Meals
No
Full Board Only
No
Wi-fi
Yes
Games Room
No
Hot Tub
No
Swimming Pool
No
Tennis Court
No
Pets
Yes
Open Fire
No
Disabled Access
No

Getting here

Main Street
Tomintoul
Morayshire
AB37 9EX
United Kingdom
Aviemore and Keith are the nearest train stations, both 28 miles away with frequent daily services connecting with all key Scottish cities.
Citylink bus services from Glasgow, Edinburgh and Inverness connect to Aviemore and the services from Dundee and Aberdeen connect to Keith.
We are well situated for both Aberdeen (60 miles) and Inverness (47 miles) International Airports.

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The Smugglers Hostel, Tomintoul, Morayshire, Scotland
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Oliver Giles

+44 (0)1807 580 364
+44 (0)7557 642 727
Main Street
Tomintoul
Morayshire
AB37 9EX
United Kingdom

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