Glebe Barn - Hostel

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Overview of Glebe Barn - Hostel

Glebe Barn - Hostel

4.0 star property

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry
  • 24/7 front desk
Isle Of Eigg, Isle of Eigg, Scotland, PH42 4RL

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationGalmisdale Harbour22 min walk
  • Popular LocationSinging Sands45 min walk
  • Popular LocationCamusdarach Beach51 min drive

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About this area

Isle of Eigg

Located in Isle of Eigg, Glebe Barn - Hostel is in a rural area and near the beach. Travellers eager for a bit of culture can stop by Mallaig Heritage Centre, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Morar Beach and Camusdarach Beach.

What's nearby

  • Galmisdale Harbour - 22 min walk
  • Singing Sands - 45 min walk
  • Camusdarach Beach - 51 min drive
  • Morar Beach - 51 min drive
  • Armadale Castle - 91 min drive

Getting around

  • Arisaig Station - 46 min drive

About this property

Glebe Barn - Hostel

4-star hostel with 24-hour front desk and restaurant
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hostel has laundry facilities and a 24-hour front desk. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a library, a garden and a fireplace at reception are on-site. All 5 rooms provide conveniences such as washers/dryers and living rooms, plus free WiFi and fridges. Other amenities available to guests include microwaves, hobs and coffee makers. Bathrooms are shared and limited housekeeping is available.
Glebe Barn - Hostel offers 5 accommodations with washers/dryers and coffee/tea makers. This accommodation offers separate living rooms. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and microwaves.

Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower. This Isle of Eigg hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Separate living room
  • Washer/dryer


  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Housekeeping (limited)
  • Laundry facilities


  • Garden


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)


  • Fireplace in reception
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Shared kitchen access
  • Hob


  • Separate living room
  • Separate sitting area
  • Washer and dryer

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Check-out before 9:30 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available

National rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.

Property is also known as

Glebe Barn Hostel Isle of Eigg
Glebe Barn Hostel
Glebe Barn Isle of Eigg
Glebe Barn Hostel Isle Of Eigg
Glebe Barn - Hostel Isle of Eigg
Glebe Barn - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Glebe Barn - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Isle of Eigg

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 9 out of 11 reviews
5 - Excellent 82%
Rating 4 - Good. 1 out of 11 reviews
4 - Good 9%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 11 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 11 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 11 reviews
1 - Terrible 9%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

1/5 Terrible

Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2019

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Tranquil with Stunning Views
Lovely hostel situated on a stunning Island with beautiful views over the sea to the mainland and uphill to the Sgorr. The owners go out of their way to ensure that the stay is comfortable and are very knowledgeable about the best walks etc to take.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2018