Many of our Hostels are perfect for outdoor activities, especially for groups of families and friends - here are just a few ideas to whet your appetite. For any specific enquiry, please use our Accommodation Search Facility which will reach all the Hostels in your chosen area of Scotland.
This family run lodge near Aviemore in the Cairngorms National Park is ideally located for walkers, cyclists, wildlife enthusiasts. They specialise in walking, biking and adventure holidays. Join a trip or have a bespoke adventure created for you!
Comrie Croft is fast becoming the mountain biking and hiking destination for Perthshire and beyond. Connect into 87+ km of beautiful walks and bike routes in the Crieff - Comrie paths network. Walk the 4 way-marked 'squirrel trails' at Comrie Croft. Climb 43 munros (Scottish mountains over 3,000 ft) within an hour's drive and one (Ben Chonzie) from the door. You can hire bikes there and test them out on the bike skills park and pump track.
An exhilarating group experience in a stunning little gorge in the Cairngorms to wade, swim, scramble and clamber up small waterfalls, gullies and chutes until reaching the plunge pool at the top of the gorge. Group size is up to 16 people. Affordable accommodation is available at Ardenbeg Bunkhouse. Many other outdoor activities are on offer.
On the shores of Loch Ken, Galloway Activity Centre has a 20 berth bunkhouse and a range of other accommodation for larger groups. All activities are on site and provided by a team of qualified instructors. Activities include climbing tower; jacobs ladder; outdoor laser quest; kayaking; raft building; canoeing; sailing; windsurfing; archery and mountain biking. The café and restaurant overlooks the loch and can cater for groups as part of a package. The Centre can accommodate groups of up to 50 guests using all accommodation available on site. Prices are tailored to what the customer wants and a bespoke package can be provided.
Gulabin Outdoor Centre is the perfect venue for large and small group activities and accommodation all the year round, with catering provided or self-catering. Groups will find good value, comfortable accommodation with excellent facilities for a wide range of land and water–based activities either on-site or in the local area. Activities include abseiling, shooting, archery, aerial runway, mountain biking, rock climbing, canyoning, gorge walking & canoeing. We cater for schools, scouts, colleges, companies and clubs as well as family groups. The Lodge can accommodate groups of up to 37 guests within 9 bedrooms with Gulabin House sleeps 12 in five bedrooms.