Independent Hostelling in Scotland
Hostelling in a Scottish Independent Hostel is a great low-cost way to explore Scotland. Our Association represents over 120 individual privately-run Hostels located throughout Scotland, all quality assured by Visit Scotland. All our Hostels have self-catering kitchens and other shared facilities and offer a range of rooms, from traditional bunkrooms to private ensuite family rooms to suit backpackers, outdoor enthusiasts, families, couples and groups. Use our accommodation search to find the right Hostel Accommodation for you.
Plan your family holiday
Hostelling is a fun and affordable way to have a family holiday and enjoy the great Scottish outdoors. View some of our family friendly hostels. Find out more>
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