Broadford Youth Hostel is located close to the main road on the Isle of Skye. The youth hostel has an unrivalled coastal setting with views over Broadford Bay, while offering a central location with good public transport connections with amenities such as shops and restaurants all within walking distance. This makes Broadford Youth Hostel an ideal base for exploring the Island.

The youth hostel offers excellent budget accommodation for individuals and groups. It is well equipped for all hostellers with a bike shed, laundry and drying room, small shop on site, internet access and Wi-Fi available. The fantastic self-catering kitchen and communal areas offer beautiful views over Broadford Bay and our helpful staff have lots of local information.

The famous Cuillin mountain range is just 15 miles away from the youth hostel and is Scotland's ultimate challenge for serious walkers and climbers, whilst low-level walkers can enjoy several coastal walks. The International Otter Survival Fund is also based in Broadford and boat trips are available to Loch Coruisk within driving distance of the youth hostel.


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Food and Drink

  • Alcohol Licence
  • Individual meals service Cont.Breakfast
  • Self-catering kitchen

Hostel Services

  • Bike store
  • Distance to nearest shop Nearby
  • Drying room
  • Laundry
  • Private rooms available
  • Suitable for groups
  • Total beds 45

Internet Access

  • WiFi access (FREE)


  • Lounge/TV room


  • Distance to bus stop 0.5 miles
  • Distance to ferry 17 miles
  • Distance to train station 9 miles
  • Parking nearby (free/charges apply)


Open March to October

Tel: 01471 822 442

Reception closes at 22:30.

Check in 17:00 - 22:30

Check out 07:30 - 10:00

Hostel Opening Times 07.30am - midnight.

Limited access 10:30 - 17:00, all bedrooms and bathrooms have to be vacated by 10.30am each day until cleaning & maintenance in those areas is finished. During cleaning & maintenance the kitchen will also be closed off.

For the comfort and security of all, the front door is locked at midnight – no admission after.

Please note that we do not accept stag or hen parties at any of our hostels.

Parking below the youth hostel is available on the public roadside, as well as within approx. 5 mins walk from the youth hostel in the village.

For a printable version of this information click here to download youth hostel fact sheet.


Broadford, Isle of Skye IV49 9AA Scotland

Tel: +44 (0) 1471 822442



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As part of our commitment to sustainability and environmental issues, our youth hostels are assessed by Green Tourism, the largest and most established sustainable certification in the world. The assessment covers areas such as energy saving, waste minimisation, social responsibility and travel.

Broadford Youth Hostel currently holds a Silver award for Green Tourism. To read more about SYHA Hostelling Scotland’s Sustainability Charter, please click here. There are some quick and easy ways that you can make a difference and help us achieve our Green Tourism goals - to read our Responsible Visitor Charter and find out more, please click here.

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