Welcome to our hostel
Surrounded by wild and spectacular landscape Durness SYHA hostel has a warm and friendly atmosphere. With its cliff-top location, magnificent wildlife and Smoo Cave within easy reach, it’s a great place to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life.
There are both multi-shared and private rooms, a well-equipped self-catering kitchen, drying room and cosy lounge which is heated by a coal-burning stove.
This hostel is great for relaxation, walks along the beautiful beaches and sand dunes or up Ben Hope - Scotland’s most Northerly Munro. Hill walkers will also love Foinaven, Ben Loyal and Cranstackie and for those wishing simply to relax Balnakiel Beach and Faraid Head are beautiful sandy beaches and large sand dunes to be explored.