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Independent Hostelling in Scotland

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 125 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.

Hostels and Outdoor Pursuits

Hostels & outdoor pursuits

Check out our Hostels which are located in areas offering fantastic outdoor activities, with many specialising in providing outdoor pursuits

Cycling and Mountain Biking

Cycle & mountain biking

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.

Download the SIH App

Download the SIH App

Read our blog to find out more about our new SIH App with special features such as "hostels near you" and directions to our hostels.

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Quickly find availability of all our Hostels in your chosen area of Scotland.

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Download the SIH app to easily access all our hostels via your smart phone. 

Great features include: Hostels near you and My hostels.

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The second time I've been there and everything was perfect.

“The second time I've been there and everything was perfect.”

2 Oct 2017

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