LOCATION

Get yourself to Scotland and then head for the Highlands! Fort Augustus village is on the A82 half away along the Great Glen. (Inverness - 33 miles / Fort William - 31 miles). From the petrol station, turn north towards Inverness, go past the car park and then left up the steep hill called Bunoich Brae - we are just on the left where you will see our sign.

 

Get yourself to Scotland and then head for the Highlands! Fort Augustus village is on the A82 half away along the Great Glen. (Inverness - 33 miles / Fort William - 31 miles). From the petrol station, turn north towards Inverness, go past the car park and then left up the steep hill called Bunoich Brae - we are just on the left where you will see our sign.

Great Glen Way

We are located directly on this popular long distance path. It spans 73 miles/117km between Fort William and Inverness, can be walked in 5-6 days, staying overnight in the various communities within the Great Glen including Morag’s Lodge in Fort Augustus. It can also be combined with the West Highland way to form a classic trek from Glasgow to Inverness. For more information click here.

On Foot or by Bike

From the canal or bus stop in the centre of the village turn North and walk past the main carpark, take the first left up Bunoich Brae and you will find us at the top of the brae on the left hand side – only a couple of minutes’ walk from the centre of the village!

By Car

If you are travelling North up the A82 drive over the canal and past the bus stop in the centre of the village turn North and drive past the main carpark, take the first left up Bunoich Brae and you will find us at the top of the brae on the left hand side – only a couple of minutes’ walk from the centre of the village! If you are travelling South down the A82 as soon as you enter the village of Fort Augustus take the first right up Bunoich Brae. We have plenty free parking but on very busy nights there is additional public parking just beyond the hostel and village hall.

By Coach and/or Train

The closest train stations are Inverness, Spean Bridge and Fort William. From all of these destinations you will need to take a coach or alternative transport to Fort Augustus. There is only one bus stop in the centre of the village by the petrol station, from there follow the "on foot or by bike" directions above. You can plan your journey here.

Airport

The closest airport is Inverness where you can connect to various UK destinations as well as Schiphol Amsterdam for all other International destinations.