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    Highland Backpackers Inverness

    24 Rose Street, Inverness IV1 1NQ, Scotland
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    • Excellent14%
    • Very good24%
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    “bus station” (7 reviews)
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    Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

    Other reviewers are harsh on Inverness Tourist Hostel. I guess everyone has an opinion and here's mine. We arrived by car, called the hostel to check on the best place to park - which was in the carpark across the street which is free after...More

    Thank Russell S
    Management response:Responded 11 November 2015

    Hey Russell! Thanks for your review, it does feel good to have a nice cheer up message like that! We really appreciate your consideration and honesty. We are in a constant mission to try to make things better here. We are also experimented backpackers, and...More

    Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

    The older one gets the more that clichés seem to apply. You get what you pay for. Buy an economy plane ticket don't expect 1st class. Bed for a night, sheets supplied, wifi working. hot shower happy staff In the Centre of a city and...More

    Thank garry s
    Management response:Responded 25 October 2015

    Hi there! Thanks a lot for your review. It was an equal pleasure to have you staying here! We can ensure you that we're trying our best to improve every day. Wait for what you'll find in 30 years ;-) Hoping your journey continued smoothly...More

    Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

    We had chosen the place as it was close to the city centre and after the final days walk on the great glen way we did not want to walk more to reach the hotel. After walking more than 30 km that day when we...More

    Thank Ananya K
    Management response:Responded 25 October 2015

    Hi there! Very sorry to hear you felt like this at the end of your stay. I can ensure you that a complete cleaning is done in the common areas/rooms/bathrooms/showers everyday, however it is very hard to make it all super shiny. As we live...More

    Reviewed 8 October 2015

    No lockers, terrible wifi (in the common room when the hostel was practically empty), and only one shower per floor. The foreign staff at the front desk were useless as far as knowledge of Inverness. Travelers shouldn't have to pay for a coffee in town...More

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    Thank megan259
    Response from InvernessHostel, Receptionist at Highland Backpackers InvernessResponded 8 October 2015

    Hi Megan, First of all, we are very sorry that you had trouble with the wifi. We all use it daily and didn't remark or got noticed of any problems with it in the last days. Although, it would have been a pleasure for us...More

    Reviewed 22 September 2015

    Pros: there was a bed, 3 toilets with a sink, and 3 shower rooms on my floor. No signs directing you where to park, staff had a "whatever" attitude, 2 out of 3 toilets used were difficult to flush after going #1, toilet rooms and...More

    Thank middlechildsyndr0me
    Response from InvernessHostel, Receptionist at Highland Backpackers InvernessResponded 4 October 2015

    Dear guest, You see me very sorry to hear that you had your worst experience at our hostel. Thank you for your review, we take all of them very seriously as we are a new team in the process of improving many things here. As...More

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    Response from Becki P | Reviewed this property |
    I personally booked everything before I went. The reception has many leaflets and booklets on trips you can do, but I'm not sure about booking them there. I recommend the Viator Isle of Skye day trip!
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    "there's nowhere to go, every room will be noise."
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    "Not sure if a lower floor would be any quieter, but worth a shot. Seagulls on the roof are so noisy"
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    "in the 10 beds dorm I slept in, top beds had no access at all to plugs - and the ones in the room are very..."
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    "Don't annoy the angry English girl at reception!"
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