Crianlarich Youth Hostel
Set amidst stunning mountains, Crianlarich Youth Hostel is just over an hour's drive from Stirling. It’s a great base for anyone looking to explore the northern area of the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park.
Crianlarich is the halfway point on the West Highland Way and provides a welcome rest for tired feet. Our other West Highland Way youth hostel is 20 miles away at Rowardennan! Twenty Munros dominate the landscape, with particular favorites being Ben More (1174m) and Ben Lui (1130m). There are many walks in the local community woodland, and nearby forest and trout fishing permits can be bought locally.
This friendly youth hostel provides good budget accommodation with facilities which include a well-equipped self-catering kitchen, multi-share and private bedrooms, a cosy lounge, large dining area, drying room and free WiFi. There’s also ramped access for wheelchair users, ample parking and a children's playground nearby.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Bicycle parking
- Breakfast Not Included
- Child Friendly
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Telephone/Fax Facilities
- Free Parking
- Free WiFi
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Late check-out
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Non Smoking
- Reception (limited hours)
- Steam Room
- Towels For Hire
- Wheelchair Friendly
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 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.
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Bus connections by Citylink from Edinburgh & Glasgow. From A85 turn right into Station Road.
Youth hostel about 500m from train station. Train connections by Scotrail from Glasgow, Fort William and Oban.
From Glasgow, take the A82 until the junction. Turn right onto A85 Stirling road.Turn right onto Station road.
From Stirling/Edinburgh, take the A84 until the junction with the A85. Take the A85 and the first small road left into Station Road.
Crianlarich Youth Hostel has 20 Munros in the vicinity. It’s also a key location for the West Highland Way. Crianlarich Woodland Walk and Cruach Ardrain Munro start from the youth hostel. Ben More and Sob Binnien are 3 miles to the east.
There are regular visits from steam trains in the summer. St Fillan Priory and Dalrigh Battlefield site are 4 miles away.
Other activities nearby, or within an hour’s drive, include fishing on the River Fillan, Loch Dochart and River Dochart.