Hostels A-Z

North East

Set in the heart of North East Scotland ideal for touring and walking, visiting castles or distilleries, checking out the heritage of the area including the Gordon Clan and well placed for day trips to the coast or mountains

North East Highlands

**Due to the outbreak of Covid-19, Helmsdale Hostel temporarily closed in March 2020 in line with national Government lockdown procedures.** This traditional friendly hostel, set within the scenic coastal village of Helmsdale in the north east Sutherland. Great base for exploring this remote but fascinating area of North East Scotland. Situated on the main NC500, Land's End John O'Groats Routes and the John O'Groats Trail. Ideal for day trips to the Orkney Isles. The hostel is cosy and welcoming with a log burning stove. It originally was an old gymnasium and retains some features offering spacious and airy spaces with excellent facilities, including all ensuites bedrooms - shared and private. Ideal for individual travellers, families, couples and groups.


Surrounded by magnificent scenery the Hoy Centre at Hoy in Orkney is ideally situated for a peaceful and relaxing holiday and is an ideal venue for outdoor education trips, weddings, workshops, clubs or family gatherings.

Outer Hebrides

The family run Heb Hostel, is ideally situated in the centre of Stornoway, heart of the Outer Hebrides. Our 4 star accommodation provides a home from home whether you are passing through or looking for a base to visit our beautiful island and famous sites like the Callanish Stones and Blackhouse village. We look forward to welcoming you here.