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The Hoy Centre

Open year round, The Hoy Centre offers excellent 4 star Hostel accommodation at the north end of the island of Hoy.

Nestled in the spectacular scenery of hills and dramatic coastline, the centre is available to singles, families, and groups, with bed linen provided. The centre is conveniently situated within walking distance for those arriving from the Moaness foot passenger ferry and those wishing to use the popular walking route to Rackwick.

The centre is fully accessible with ample free parking. Each room is en-suite with 4 beds and guests have access to a multi-use hall with seating for up to 60 people and a well equipped kitchen and common room with a TV and wifi.

Hoy Hostel.


"Exclusive Room Booking: Absolutely fantastic place to stay! Very clean, warm and secure. Has everything you will need for your stay! Beautiful location, and very accessible for the Moaness foot passenger boat. Can’t wait to return! Would recommend." - 21 April 2021.


Hoy Outdoor Centre, Hoy, Orkney, KW16 3NJ.

Opening Times

The Hoy Outdoor Centre is open all year round, except for the Christmas and New Year holiday period.

  • Check-in time: 17:00. Please contact the Warden to confirm arrival time prior to arriving in Hoy.
  • Departure time: 10:00.


The Centre offers excellent facilities and is well-equipped with free parking for vehicles at the rear of the facility. The centre has 8 bedrooms, all en-suite. Each room has 4 beds (2 singles and a bunk bed), desks and seating. All bed linen will be provided, however, guests must bring their own towels.

The centre is fully accessible for disabled guests.

The spacious hall has seating and tables for up to 60 people, and has a well-equipped kitchen.

The smaller common room has comfortable seating with a TV and Wi-Fi.


  • Juniors (under 18) - £22.70 per night.
  • Adults (18 and over) - £29.90 per night.
  • Exclusive room occupancy - £83.00 per night (2 adults or 2 adults and 2 children).
  • Additional Adult / Junior - £15.50 per night.
  • Exclusive Centre use (32 beds) - £617.00 per night or £3292.00 per week.
  • Key deposit - £10.70 (one off).
  • Administration fee - £4.20 per booking.

Availability and Bookings

We would encourage members of the public to use the online booking system.

By using the CampManager website 'Book Now' button you confirm that you have read and accepted the terms and conditions available in PDF format from the 'Related Downloads' section of this page.

Hoy Hostel from the Road.

Further Information

If you require any further information or need assistance making a booking, please do not hesitate to contact Stromness Customer Services using the details below.

Telephone: 01856873535.


Stromness Customer Services opening hours are available from the 'Related Links' section of this page.

Terms and Conditions

Full terms and conditions are available in PDF format from the ‘Related Downloads’ section of this page.

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