Facing the seafront in Kyleakin, Skye Backpackers features barbecue facilities. Among the various facilities are a garden and a shared lounge. Both free WiFi and private parking are available at the hostel. Rooms are complete with a shared bathroom, while some rooms at Skye Backpackers also provide guests with a seating area. The 8 and 10 bed mixed dormitory rooms are situated in large static caravans in the back garden, with 24-hour access to all facilities within the main house, as well as an outdoor wash block and hot drinks station. Cycling, fishing and hiking are among the activities that guests of the accommodation can find nearby. Portree is 32 km from Skye Backpackers, while Kyle of Lochalsh is 1.4 km from the property.