Lochranza Youth Hostel

Lochranza, Isle of Arran, Scotland, Distance from city centre: 13.1km

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Lochranza Youth Hostel is situated on the banks of Loch Ranza, opposite a 13th-century ruined castle in beautiful countryside. The youth hostel is also located on the Cock of Arran trail, which provides a beautifully scenic low level trek. Lochranza Youth Hostel benefits from a great bus connection and the bus stop is only 5 minutes walk away.

A wonderful place to relax, Lochranza Youth Hostel offers excellent budget and group accommodation but is also family friendly with private en-suite rooms, a spacious self-catering kitchen and laundry service available.

Arran has many other activities to offer including on and off-road biking, pony-trekking, fishing, golfing and water-sports.

Dogs are now welcome at Lochranza when guests book a private room. A small fee of five pounds per dog per night will be charged. Please note that all dogs must be booked in advance to ensure that a dog friendly room is allocated.

Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Breakfast not included
  • Card phones
  • Common Room
  • Free Parking
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Key Card Access
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Reading Light
  • Towels For Hire
  • Wheelchair Accessible

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 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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By Bus:
Service 324 connects with every ferry coming into and leaving Brodick. Bus stand behind ferry terminal and driver will drop off right outside youth hostel (and pickup).

By Train:
Get a train from Glasgow Central to Ardrossan Harbour. Train connects with every Brodick ferry.

By Car:
From Brodick, turn right onto main road and follow directions for Lochranza (14 miles).

On Foot:
A bit too far to walk, except for dedicated mountain walkers or road sloggers.

Ferry:
Calmac Ferry operates between Ardrossan and Brodick several times a day. If catching the Claonaig to Lochranza ferry, turn left off ferry slipway onto main road (direction Brodick) for 1 mile to youth hostel at the head of the loch.

Located Near

Eating out:

Lochranza Hotel, bar meals (0.5 mile)
Catacol Bay Hotel, bar meals (2 miles)
Lochranza Distillery, cafeteria (0.5 mile)

Don't miss:

Rural day ticket island tour
Standing Stones of Machrie Moor & King's Cave (14 miles)
Brodick Castle & Gardens (13 miles)
Cock of Arran Walk
Goatfell (9 miles)
Coirein Lochain (5 miles)

Nightlife:
Occasional Ceilidhs in village hall
Other concerts and musical evenings

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