Braemar Youth Hostel
Impressive former shooting lodge in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park; an ideal base for exploring Royal Deeside and the mighty Cairngorms.
As well as providing standard dormitory accommodation, we also have private rooms which are suitable for couples, families and groups of friends. Please contact the hostel directly for further details.
Availability & RatesTo view availability and prices please select dates and click 'Update Dates'
Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Bicycle parking
- Board Games
- Breakfast Not Included
- Common Room
- Cots available
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free Parking
- Free WiFi
- Hair Dryers
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Reception (limited hours)
- Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
- Towels For Hire
- Washing Machine
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 3 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Please note check in is from 5.00pm to 9:30pm Sunday to Thursday and 5.00pm to 10.00pm Friday and Saturday and check out is by 10.00am.
The hostel building is normally closed from 11:00am to 4:30pm except Saturday when it is open all day.
***Please note our Group booking policy:
• When booking for more than 9 persons, different policies and additional supplements will apply
• Please note that no stag or hen parties are permitted at any youth hostel.
• Full payment will be required within 8 weeks of arrival as otherwise the booking will automatically be cancelled
• Full SYHA Hostelling Scotland Terms and Conditions will apply and be issued to all group bookings.
DirectionsShow MapHide Map
Stagecoach bus No. 201 regular services between Aberdeen and Braemar
Nearest mainline station is at Aberdeen
Braemar Youth Hostel is on the A93 at the southern end of the village and is set back from the road. It’s the first building on the right as you enter the village from the south or the last building on the left as you head out towards Glenshee ski area
Youth hostel is the last building on the left as you head out of the village on the A93 towards Perth. It's just a 5 minute walk from the village centre
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Braemar Gathering: 1st Saturday in September
Pipe band display: summer Sundays from 3pm