Chase The Wild Goose Hostel


Enjoy low-cost BREAKFASTS and FREE WI-FI (everywhere) at Chase The Wild Goose Hostel, a fantastic hostel by Ben Nevis & Fort William, with friendly environment and beautiful surroundings. Phases 1, 2 & 3 of our hostel refurbishment are complete and we now have amazing tartan carperts, fantastic showers, a modern kitchen, new double glazing and digital door locks throughout. The area is well renowned for having the best views of Ben Nevis, the highest mountain in the UK. Popular with walkers, climbers, and backpackers. Visit Neptunes Staircase, climb Ben Nevis or follow in the footsteps of Harry Potter and ride the famous Jacobite steam train, aka the 'Hogwarts Express'. Experience this amazing place...! Our testimonials show us to be one of the best hostels in Scotland.

Fort William Hostel Accommodation from £19 per night, including self-serve breakfast. Twin rooms, 4-bed, 5-bed and 8-bed rooms available.


The Accommodation

There is a selection of rooms available, sleeping a maximum 42 guests:

4-bed rooms, 5-bed rooms, 8-bed rooms and twin bed rooms. Each can be booked as a private room for fewer guests than there are beds, at a discounted price.

Kitchen & Dining

There is a well equipped self-catering Kitchen and a Dining Room which seats 20 guests.  Try our low-cost All-You-Can-Eat Continental Breakfast


Lounge Facilities

If you want to sit and read, watch TV or meet with fellow guests there are several lounge areas. And ask about our 8.00pm Movie showing. 

To See and Do

  • Ben Nevis, the UK's highest mountain, is a major attraction to the area, towering as it does on the skyline, standing guard over Fort William

  • Walk in the footsteps of Harry Potter and board the Hogwarts Express (The Jacobite Steam Train) for a memorable West Highland rail journey

  • Visit Neptunes Staircase on the Caledonian Canal, a Victorian engineering wonder

  • Immerse yourself in history as you walk around the Old Inverlochy Castle ruins

  • Stay at the hostel and enjoy a day of Water Activities with Vertical Descents

Whatever you choose to do, we are here to help you enjoy your visit to the Scottish Highlands and will happily help you with your plans

See and Do
Free Things

Banavie, Fort William, PH33 7LZ, United Kingdom
01397 748044
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