Hostelling in a Scottish Independent Hostel is a great low-cost way to explore Scotland. Individual travellers, couples, families and groups of all ages will all be assured of a friendly welcome. Choose from 80 privately-run hostels located throughout Scotland from remote islands and small communities to bustling towns and cities. All our hostels have self-catering kitchens and other shared facilities while offering a range of rooms, from traditional bunkrooms to private ensuite family rooms. Use our accommodation search enquiry service to find the perfect hostel accommodation for you.
We're delighted that our hostels are now open and welcoming guests. Our hostels pride themselves on being sociable places. Welcome back to dorms, lounges and kitchens.
Many of our Hostels are ideally located as a stopover on a cycling route or for mountain biking trails, often providing specialist facilities and information.
Try something different on your next visit. Give fieldwork a try or see some archaeology in action in 2021 - visit or volunteer at one of Scotland's many archaeological digs.
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