The Flora Macdonald hostel offers clean, warm hostel accommodation on the magnificent island of Skye. The Scottish Tourist Board (Visit Scotland) has officially awarded the hostel 3 stars!
The Hostel is owned and operated by Peter Macdonald, direct descendant of Lord of the Isles, Macdonald chiefs and Robert the Bruce. He is also a local historian and gives lectures on the real story of Flora MacDonald, heroine of the 1745 rebellion. He can reveal every detail of of Skye, its history, its culture, its people, the mountains and wildlife from BC to the present day.
The Hostel is situated just north of Armadale pier, on the main bus route to Broadford and Portree.
To get here take the road over the now free Skye Bridge and just outside Broadford turn off the main road towards Armadale. Just 2 miles before Armadale is the turning to Kilmore.
Please note that the nearest shop is 3 miles distant and closes daily at 6pm. The shop is also closed at weekends.
Flora Macdonald Hostel,
Isle of Skye
"I spend my working day taking photographs and The Flora Macdonald Hostel is located one of the most scenic locations I have visited. This part of the Isle of Skye has lochs, mountains, wildlife and a wealth interesting people only too eager to share their part of the world with you. Peter is one of these people and what he doesnt know about Skye isnt worth knowing! "
10 out of 10