Braemar Youth Hostel

21 Glenshee Road, Braemar, Scotland, Distance from city centre: 0.7km

Rating: 77%from 3 reviews

  • 80%Atmosphere
  • 80%Staff
  • 80%Security
  • 66%Cleanliness
  • 86%Location
  • 73%Value for money
  • 73%Facilities
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.
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Bicycle parking
  • Board Games
  • Common Room
  • Free Parking
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Parking
  • Towels For Hire
  • Washing Machine

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 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 Info

This 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

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By Bus:
Stagecoach bus No. 201 regular services between Aberdeen and Braemar.

By Train:
Nearest mainline station is at Aberdeen.

By Car:
Youth hostel is situated at the southern end of the village on the A93.

On Foot:
Youth hostel is the last building on the left as you head out of the village on the A93 towards Perth. It is just a 5 minute walk from the village centre.

Located Near

Eating Out:
Hungry Highlander, 0.5 ml
Fife Arms Hotel, 0.25 ml
The Old Bakery, 0.25 ml
Gordon's Tearoom, 0.25 ml
Taste Coffee Shop, 0.5 ml
Moorfield House Hotel, 1 ml
Inver Hotel, 6 ml

Don’t Miss:
Braemar Castle, Highland Heritage Centre, Royal Lochnagar Distillery, Linn of Dee and Linn of Quoich, Loch Muick
Braemar Gathering: 1st Saturday in September
Pipe band display: summer Sundays from 3pm
Braemar Mountain Rescue Centre: group tours available by prior arrangement with Hostel Manager

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