The Lodge provides budget class accommodation with bunk space for 52 in 4 separate rooms, however in the rare occurrence of an overflow, we have 4 foldout settees and a few mattresses. Other facilities include 2 bathrooms, each with 2 showers, a toilet and 2 basins, and a third toilet and basin near the entrance area. The kitchen is well equipped with a number of gas stoves and a microwave. The Lodge is fitted with a sophisticated solar/generator electric system with gas for hot water and room heating, supplementing a wood burner for atmosphere.
What to bring
It is a good idea to bring a torch.
You will need bedding, including pillows, sheets, blankets, doonas, or sleeping bags, hot water bottle, we provide the mattresses. Electric blankets donít work.
Towels and toiletries, we provide lavatory paper and soap.
Food, we provide tea, coffee, tomato sauce, salt sugar, glasses, plates, cutlery and cooking utensils, you provide the rest.
We also provide dishwashing liquid and tea towels.
Meals and refreshments are sometimes available from the Ben Lomond Hotel, there is no general store on the mountain.