Come to Shetland by air or take the ferry from Orkney or Aberdeen and stay in Lerwick's beautifully refurbished 5-star hostel. Enjoy the historical sites of Jarlshoff Clickimin Broch, Bod of Gremista and the Pictish Broch on Mousa. Wildlife in abundance and a warm welcome guaranteed.

For information please contact the hostel directly, or book via the Hostelling International website

Phone: +44 (0) 1595 745100
Email: islesburgh@shetland.gov.uk

Accessibility

  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food and Drink

  • Café
  • Self-catering kitchen

Hostel Services

  • Bike store
  • Distance to nearest shop 0.5 miles
  • Drying room
  • En suite rooms available
  • Family friendly
  • Laundry
  • Lockers/luggage store
  • Private rooms available
  • Total beds 62

Internet Access

  • Computers with internet access (charges apply)
  • WiFi access (charges apply)

Travel

  • Distance to airport 25 miles
  • Distance to ferry 1 mile

Information

Tel: 01595 745 100

Address

Islesburgh House, King Harald Street, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0EQ Scotland

Tel: +44 (0) 1595 745100

Email: islesburgh@shetland.gov.uk

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