Chase The Wild Goose Hostel

Steam Train Getaway

Are you looking for somewhere to take time out in the Scottish Highlands? Perhaps climb Ben Nevis, or even take a train ride (like Harry Potter) on the Jacobite (aka Hogwarts Express) along the West Highland Line? Then look no further. Chase The Wild Goose Hostel at Banavie, near Fort William is a great place to take time out. Being located out of town you will enjoy a good night's sleep.

Jacobite Steam Train (aka Hogwarts Express)

Hogwarts Express

The hostel is in great condition, is lovely and clean and has dedicated staff ready and waiting to welcome you. Popular with individual travellers, climbers, walkers, families and small walking groups in particular, the Hostel sleeps up to 48 persons in a choice of two 4-bed rooms, two 5-bed rooms, one 6-bed room and three 8-bed rooms.

Neptune's Staircase on the
Caledonian Canal is nearby and there are great places to eat out just along the canal-side. The train station is 150 metres away and there are good bus links too. Take a distillery tour, ride the Gondola to the restaurant on Nevis Range, enjoy a mouth-watering take-away fish supper at Sammy's.

• Overnight Hostel Accommodation

• Free Wi-fi

• Breakfast to Go

• Personalised advice from dedicated staff

• Stay 1, 2, 3 or more nights....

For more information on the Jacobite Steam Train
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TRAVEL: Direct train along the 'West Highland Line' from Glasgow Queen Street 0820 hrs, along Loch Lomond to Fort William, arriving Banavie 12.20 hrs (no changes, with buffet cart on the train)

Glenfinnan Monument

Stop-over at Hostel 150 metres walk from Banavie Station.

Return Train at 11.25 hrs from Banavie, arriving Glasgow 1530 hrs (buffet cart on train).

(please check train times)

Stay several days and visit the Ben Nevis Distillery, 'Treasures of the Earth' and the West Highland Museum


Enjoy a fantastic hostel experience


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CHASE THE WILD GOOSE HOSTEL Banavie, Fort William, PH33 7LZ, Scotland Telephone: 01397 748044 © Copyright Amica Web Design 2021