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Premium bedding, blackout curtains, soundproofing, free WiFi
Premium bedding, blackout curtains, soundproofing, free WiFi
Premium bedding, blackout curtains, soundproofing, free WiFi
Full-sized fridge, microwave, oven, hob

Guest reviews

5.0/5 Exceptional
3 reviews
Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Parking included
Pet Friendly
Kitchen
Business Services
Laundry

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationPortsoy Ice Cream6 min walk
Popular LocationPortsoy Pottery8 min walk
Popular LocationFordyce Joiners Workshop and Visitor Centre8 min drive

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  • Single Room, 1 Single Bed, Accessible, Sea View

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    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 1
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  • Twin Room

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About this area

Banff

The Sail Loft is located in Banff. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Moray Firth, while Portsoy Pottery and Fordyce Joiners Workshop and Visitor Centre are cultural highlights.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Portsoy Ice Cream - 6 min walk
  • Portsoy Pottery - 8 min walk
  • Fordyce Joiners Workshop and Visitor Centre - 8 min drive
  • Banff Museum - 21 min drive
  • Duff House - 21 min drive

Getting around

  • Keith Station - 23 min drive

Restaurants

  • Station Hotel - 6 min walk
  • The Shore Inn - 7 min walk
  • Beggars Belief Coffee Cove - 8 min walk
  • Seafield Arms - 7 min drive
  • The Cutty - 7 min drive

About this property

The Sail Loft

Beach fun, near Portsoy Pottery
Guests at this beach hostel will appreciate convenient on-site amenities such as barbecue grills and a picnic area. All 25 rooms provide conveniences such as full-sized fridge/freezers and microwaves, plus free WiFi and hobs. Guests will also find premium bedding.
The Sail Loft offers 25 forms of shared accommodation with shared/communal kitchens and blackout curtains. Beds feature premium bedding. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the in-room full-sized fridge/freezers and microwaves.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking

Family friendly

  • Full-sized fridge
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

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  • Shared microwave
  • Shared fridge
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating
  • Premium bedding

Food and drink

  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Fridge
  • Shared kitchen access
  • Hob

More

  • Shared accommodations
  • Soundproofing

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2:00 PM and 4:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets stay for free
Food and water bowls are available

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or 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

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Sail Loft and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Sail Loft offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Sail Loft cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is this hostel pet-friendly?
Yes, pets are allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Sail Loft?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Sail Loft?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at this property?
Checkout is at 10:00 AM.
Where is The Sail Loft located?
Situated in Banff, this beach hostel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Portsoy Pottery and 3.1 mi (5 km) from Fordyce Joiners Workshop and Visitor Centre. Duff House and Macduff Marine Aquarium are also within 12 mi (20 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for The Sail Loft

5.0
Exceptional
5 - Excellent
3
4 - Good
0
3 - Okay
0
2 - Mediocre
0
1 - Poor
0
5.0
Cleanliness
5.0
Service and Staff
5.0
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 1 night in May 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Sail Loft

So clean. So beautiful. Looks like it's literally just opened ...utterly spotless.

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Superb hostel in a superb location. Has to be one of the (or the?) best bunkhouse in the UK! Staff couldn't have been more helpful. Modern, with all facilities and beautifully warm in January. you HAVE to visit this place!

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2019