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.
From 26 April 2021, hostels will start to reopen, please check individual hostels for opening dates and facilities available.
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.
We can’t wait to share the beautiful locations our hostellers call home. In the meantime, our hostel owners are sharing their lock down adventures.
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“Stopped over in Fort Augustus for one night while on a cycling tour. Arrived to a warm welcome and a straight forward check in procedure. En-suite room was clean, spacious (COVID restrictions meant that I had a 4 bed room to myself) and comfortable with views over the lawn. Staff recommended several places in town to eat, all within a short walk. Breakfast the following morning comprised fruit...”
28 Sep 2020
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