Dalwhinnie Old School Hostel is situated in the former village primary school and school house. Set in an acre of ground, it is the highest hostel in the Highlands. Directly opposite the train station, it is perfectly located as a base to climb the many Munros in the area, as a stopover on the N7 cycle route, as a base for mountain biking at nearby Laggan Wolftrax, or simply as a beautiful overnight stop when visiting Skye or the NC500. Twin or double private rooms and dorm rooms available.
For couples, singles or families Fraoch Lodge is an ideal base to explore the Cairngorms National Park on our doorstep; or make a day trip to Loch Ness; or tour a distillery and visit Speyside. We're graded as a 5 star hostel but offer so much more.
Open fire: dedicated drying room: fully equipped self-catering kitchen or home made meals: play area in the garden: football pitch behind the garden. Do it yourself or relax and let us take care of the mundane. All rooms have hand basins. Private car park.
Very popular with outdoor enthusiasts, the four star VisitScotland accredited Aviemore Youth Hostel is the perfect base for activity groups, families and individual travellers looking for great value accommodation and all year-round adventure.
The hostel offers guests a wide range of comfortable shared and private rooms, a bright and spacious lounge area with woodland and mountain views, TV and pool table. Guests can opt for a continental breakfast served in the dining room or take advantage of the large self-catering kitchen. Other facilities include free WiFi, an excellent drying room, laundry, private lockers, secure bike storage and ample onsite parking.
An impressive former shooting lodge, Braemar Youth Hostel sits in extensive grounds in the heart of Cairngorms National Park and is a great base for exploring Royal Deeside with its many castles and distilleries, including Balmoral Castle, the Queen’s Scottish home.
Perfect for groups, families and individual travellers, the hostel boasts many traditional features and offers guests a wide range of room types, from comfortable private rooms to spacious shared accommodation. None of the rooms are en-suite but ample shower and washroom facilities are available.
Cairngorm Lodge Youth Hostel is an atmospheric former shooting lodge in the heart of Cairngorms National Park with stunning views of the Northern Corries.
Seven miles from Aviemore and just two from the Cairngorm mountain funicular and snowsports area, the lodge is a great base for year-round activities, including hillwalking, climbing, snowsports, mountain biking, pony trekking, watersports and fishing.
Located in Ballindalloch, The Smugglers Hostel is in a rural location, a 3-minute drive from Speyside Way - Tominoul Spur and 7 minutes from Lecht Ski Resort. Free self parking is available onsite.