" Great friendly atmosphere- loved our stay, perfect location too!"

Welcome to Skye Basecamp


Skye Basecamp is a cheery bunkhouse on the Isle of Skye with a relaxed friendly atmosphere.

We extend a warm welcome to all guests who share our love for the Isle of Skye & the great outdoors.

Private en rooms &  small dorms available to book online


How to book –

Book online

For additional info please enquire to bookings@skyebasecamp.co.uk

& include a contact phone number or call 01471 820044 


>>Click here for more info on our rooms 


Why is Broadford the ideal location

to explore the Isle of Skye?

Skye Basecamp can be found here nestled under Beinn na Caillich
  • Located in the bustling south Skye capital of Broadford our bunkhouse is ideal for exploring everything the beautiful Isle has to offer.

  • Quieter than the Skye capital of Portree, Broadford has the sleepy feel a highland village should, nestled beneath Beinn na Caillich, our guests enjoy outstanding views & sunsets across Broadford Bay to the mainland mountains & the red Cuillin.

  • All the guidebook locations are within easy reach on a day trip & we’ll  give you our top tips for making the most of your Skye experience. 

>>Isle of Skye Tourist information


Why choose Skye Basecamp…?

  •  Amazing sea & mountain panoramic views                   

  • Beds from £18 per night pp (low season)                   

  • Comfortable beds, great facilities & free Wi-fi        

  • Just 10 minutes from the Skye bridge                           

  • 24hr garage & supermarket 2 minutes walking distance    

  • Cafes, restaurants, bars etc all within walking distance     

  • Boutique shops for gifts & local arts and crafts              

  • 2 minutes from the beach with otters, dolphins             

  • Many mountain & coastal walks straight from the door


>>Click for more photos of Broadford &  the south Skye area



  • Six en suite private rooms and two private rooms with adjacent bathrooms sleeping up to 32 people

  • Our  large well equipped kitchen with spacious adjoining dining area so you can cook up a feast.

  • Guests we will have tea  & coffee making facilities in their rooms.

  • The local cafes and restaurants are all  fantastic & offer  superb takeaways as well as sit in meals .

  • We also have a large lounge area with pool table & a large garden with a BBQ area and of course the beautiful Broadford coastline to walk of an evening.




What else do we have to offer… well read on!

Skye Basecamp’s facilities are geared towards to walkers, climbers, paddlers & all those who love adventure & exploration.

All our staff have great local knowledge and are always happy to help with tourist info & route choices as well  as offering guided walks, scrambling, Munro bagging & rock climbing. To book a day trip click here to make a memorable experience that will last a lifetime!

  • Great drying room

  • Safe storage for bikes & equipment

  • Hot power showers after a great day out

>>Click here for more info about our facilities are available 


Get to know the owners

Skye Basecamp is  run by Skye Guides, the island’s biggest mountain guiding company. We offer a range of services similar to mountain guiding bureaux in the Alps. The office is run from Basecamp and guides are always around for free advice on current conditions and route details. It is best to book in advance but outings can be arranged at short notice. This link provides some answers to frequently asked questions- FAQ

The Skye Cuillin is the only truly alpine environment in Britain and has been a mecca for climbers and walkers for over 150 years. There are also superb climbs right around the 1000 mile coast-line. 

>>Click here for more information about Skye Guides


Cuillin Ridge- the British Alps

Cuillin Ridge- the British Alps; click to see the full beauty and drama



Reasons to come to Skye Basecamp in case you’re wavering…

  • Perfect for family get togethers after such a difficult time! Plenty space to spend time together but also to find a quiet space to relax, off season exclusive use from £320, price dependent on occupancy and season.

  • Amazing mountain & sea views

  • Powerful hot showers, comfy beds and a great drying room

  • Walking distance to all amenities including the Supermarket, pubs, restaurants and 24hr garage

  • Outside BBQ and garden space so you can socialise with fellow guests at a social distance

  • For more details and to book please enquire by email to bookings@skyebasecamp.co.uk or phone 01471 820044 & include your contact phone number




Broadford Bay

Sunrise over Broadford Bay