Situated a 10-minute walk from the Victorian town of Pitlochry and from the railway station, Pitlochry Youth Hostel offers budget accommodation suitable for families, groups, and individual travellers. Guests also benefit from Wi-Fi access and free parking.
Each room features an en suite bathroom which, for dormitory rooms, is shared among the occupants. All rooms at Pitlochry Youth Hostel include bed linen; towels are available free of charge only in some rooms.
A buffet breakfast is served daily. There are 2 guest lounges for guests to relax in. Restaurants and shops can be found within a 10-minute walk from the property.
Conveniently located to explore the beautiful Highlands, Pitlochry offers train and bus service to many destinations nearby, including the historic Fort William, 75 miles away. The village of Blair Atholl, boasting a castle and a museum, is a 12-minute drive away. Blair Atholl Distillery is 1 mile from the hostel.
What they offer
Free Wi-Fi in all rooms
Services and conveniences
Available in all rooms
Free bottled water
SYHA Hostelling Scotland is a self-funding charity for the benefit of all those wishing to learn and experience what Scotland has to offer. They provide affordable, comfortable, safe, and quality-assured accommodation. SYHA Hostelling Scotland is a member of Hostelling International.
As a not-for-profit organization, a temporary membership of GBP 3.00 per person per night is charged per guest on arrival but is free to students (relevant ID is required) in full-time education or children under 16.
When you book a bed you are booking a bunk bed within a shared dormitory with other people with shared facilities per dorm.
No stag or hen parties permitted at hostel.
From the age of 5 to 15 years, young people must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and may be accommodated in a single gendered shared room with the parent or guardian and other guests, at the discretion and responsibility of the parent or guardian. The young person/people, the parent/guardian, and the other occupants of the room must be of the same gender. SYHA advise that additional notice be given to the destination Youth Hostel when travelling with children, to ensure that suitable accommodation is available.
Child and extra bed policy
Children 5-15 year(s)
Must use an extra bed
Minimum age of guests is: 5 year(s).
Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.
When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
Some helpful facts
Check-in from: 16:30
Check-in until: 21:30
Check-out from: 07:00
Check-out until: 10:00
Reception open until: 10:30 PM
Distance from city center: 0.5 Miles
Breakfast charge (unless included in room price): 3.95 GBP
Daily Internet/Wi-Fi fee: 3 GBP
Number of rooms : 13
SYHA is a charity aiming to inspire all, especially young people, to broaden their horizons, gain knowledge and independence through new experiences of adventure and discovery. In support of this aim, all bookings will include a temporary membership fee per person per night. (Full, existing members of SYHA and HI using these channels are not entitled to a membership refund).
From the age of 5 to 15 years, young people must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and may be accommodated in a single-gender shared room with the parent or guardian and other guests, at the discretion and responsibility of the parent or guardian. The young person/people, the parent/guardian and the other occupants of the room must be of the same gender. SYHA advise that additional notice be given to the destination youth hostel when travelling with children, to ensure that suitable accommodation is available. Contact details can be found on your booking confirmation.
Parties with young children (under 5 years) will only be accommodated in designated family rooms, where available.
There is no capacity for extra beds or cots in a shared dormitory or private accommodation.
When booking for more than 9 persons, different policies and additional supplements will apply.
When booking for more than 9 persons, 100 percent of the total amount may be charged any time after booking. Please note the following cancellation charges will apply to your full booking:
- More than 8 weeks (57 days or more) 20% of total cost.
- 8 – 4 weeks (56- 29 days) 55% of total cost.
- 4 – 0 weeks (28 - 0 day) 100% of total cost.
No stag or hen parties are permitted at any youth hostel.
Depending on location check-in is either 15.00 or 17.00. Please check these times as stated on your reservation (or on Booking.com) before arrival.
SYHA does not accept American Express cards as payment or guarantee.
Refunds: should you be entitled to a refund or part refund please note that these are processed by SYHA National Office, Stirling. It will take 7 to 10 working day