Blackwater Hostel, Glamping and Campsite is a small family run business situated in the small village of Kinlochleven, only 7 miles from Glencoe, and just over 20 miles from Fort William & the mighty Ben Nevis. Blackwater hostel offers four star hostel accommodation with 39 beds in 10 en-suite rooms, our campsite has 30 camping pitches and we have 10 glamping pods in varying shapes and sizes.
The glamping pods are adjacent to the Blackwater Hostel and Campsite with many pods overlooking the River Leven. Our glamping pods provide a comfortable way to enjoy the great outdoors by incorporating a few little luxuries such as electric sockets for your hairdryers/chargers, free wifi, TV microwave and fridge. All our pods are well insulated, heated and secure – offering dry and warm all year round accommodation. Showers and toilets are also available in our communal campsite shower block along with access to our drying rooms.
Dogs are also welcome however only one dog per lodge and there is a charge of £5 per dog.
Ample free parking available to all guests.
The Area & Things To Do
Kinlochleven is situated on the West Coast of Scotland in the heart of Lochaber. Lochaber is known as the Outdoor Capital of the UK – great for all you outdoor enthusiasts! With climbing, hillwalking, kayaking, canyoning, white water rafting, mountain biking – just a few of the many activities on the doorstep. Our campsite is also located on the West Highland Way and makes an ideal overnight stopover before continuing on to the finish point in Fort William. Or if its a relaxing break away you are after, the village and the surrounding area boasts an abundance of beautiful walks with amazing scenery.
A great stopover if touring the Highlands, Ben Nevis, Aonach Mhor, Isle of Mull, Isle of Skye, Oban, Inverness, Loch Ness, Jacobite steam train to Mallaig, the Road to the Isles, Ardnamurchan peninsula and Neptune’s Staircase on the Caledonian Canal.
Grid ref: We are at NN 188618 on Ordnance Survey Landranger Sheet 41.
At A Glance
Sleeps Max: 4
Beds: We have a range of sizes of Glamping Pods available:
2 bedded mini lodges contain 2 single beds
4 bedded micro lodges contain one double and two single beds
4 bedded mega lodges contain one double and two single beds plus table and chairs seating 4
Facilities & Features:
Linen Available, Parking (Allocated/On site), Children / Families welcome
Contact & Pricing
Tel: +44(0)1855 831253
Address: BLACKWATER HOSTEL, CAMPSITE & GLAMPING
Website: Click Here
Prices : Nightly
Mini Glamping Lodges (sleeps 2) – £45 per night
Micro Glamping Lodges (sleeps 4) – £60 per night
Mega Glamping Lodges (sleeps 4) – £70 per night
Bed linen is not included in above rates however it is available for hire.
Bedding hire (sleeping bag & pillow) – £5 per person