MacBACKPACKERS is an award-winning Scottish guided adventure tour provider that also host awesome hostels in different parts of the county. This chain was created for independent travellers aged between 18 and 40 - basically anyone who is looking for a fun-filled time!

All of the MacBACKPACKERS hostels can be found in Scotland including Isle of Skye, Fort William, Edinburgh, Inverness, Lock Ness, Oban and Pitlochry.

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Let's hear what the MacBACKPACKERS' team has to say:

"Our guides, patriotic and passionate, will open up our amazing country to you, weaving together the rich fabric of Scottish history and culture as we travel along some of the most picturesque routes in Scotland."

Let's take a look at the perks of staying at one of these hostels:

  • Mix guided tours with an awesome hostel stay
  • Low backpacker prices
  • 100% Scottish & independent
  • Breakfast included (when you book a tour)

Who stays at a MacBACKPACKERS Hostels?

Backpackers! Was that too obvious?

As we've already mentioned, they specifically cater for ages 18 to 40, to even slightly older backpackers are welcome.

These hostels are clearly backpackers oriented, thanks to the great social areas such as a hostel bar and common rooms.

You can choose between private and dorm rooms, but we definitely suggest the mixed dorms for meeting cool people.

How much?

To help you figure out if this hostel chain matches your budget, here is a quick overview of average prices to stay at the different MacBACKPACKERS Hostels:

  • Avg. Prices per Bed £20–23
  • Avg. Prices Private Rooms £ 45-68

Therefore, we'd class this chain as budget-friendly yet without missing out on great amenities.

Of course, this is always changing depending on seasons etc, so make sure you check this before making a booking.

Please note, these prices are just an average.

All MacBACKPACKERS Hostels as Overview

We are excited to share with you a complete list of all MacBACKPACKERS Hostels in the world!

Below is every single MacBACKPACKERS Hostel for you to explore. Simply click and compare prices on all major booking platforms.


At a glance



Where can you stay at MacBACKPACKERS?

Edinburgh, Scotland
Fort William, Scotland
Inverness, Scotland
Oban, Scotland
Pitlochry, Scotland
Isle of Skye, Scotland
Loch Ness, Scotland

Castle Rock Hostel

Edinburgh , Scotland

Solo Traveller
"…Staff was friendly and helpful. Dorm rooms had enough outlets for all to charge electronics. … More

Fort William Backpackers

Fort William , Scotland

Youth Hostel
"…Breakfast is great value for money and tea, hot chocolate and coffee are free. MacBackpackers … More

High Street Hostel

Edinburgh , Scotland

Solo Traveller
"…High Street Hostel is in great condition and is well staffed, with twenty-four-hour reception … More

Inverness Student Hotel

Inverness , Scotland

Free Breakfast
Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…It's run by friendly staff who are always willing to help you. I highly recommend this hostel … More

Oban Backpackers

Oban , Scotland

Free Breakfast
Adventure Hostels Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…Remember to name and date your food and beer -- or else some one will chuck it out or drink it … More

Pitlochry Backpackers

Pitlochry , Scotland

Adventure Hostels Family-Friendly Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…embarrassing to have to say: errmm... sorry!) Go there, stay a night, enjoy the scenery and … More

Royal Mile Backpackers

Edinburgh , Scotland

"…There were never more than four of us at a time so I didn't feel crowded. Train Station just … More

Skye Backpackers

Isle of Skye , Scotland

Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…We were not used to the tiny, single-lane roads with passing spots and with no lights -- plus … More

The Lochside Hostel

Loch Ness , Scotland

Adventure Hostels Beach Lovers Retreat Party Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…Summary This hostel is a peaceful and serene way to enjoy one of Scotland's most sought after … More

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FAQ about MacBACKPACKERS Hostels

There are 9 hostels in 7 cities.
The only website listing all 9 Hostels in MacBACKPACKERS is We are a specialized hostel price comparison.
You can find MacBACKPACKERS hostels in cities such as Edinburgh, Isle of Skye, Fort William, Inverness, Oban.
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