A warm welcome since 1931, Hostelling Scotland is a self-funding charity operating a network of over 60 exceptional youth and affiliate hostels for the benefit of all those wishing to learn and experience what Scotland has to offer. Our unique sites provide affordable, comfortable, safe and quality-assured accommodation with a warm friendly welcome, local knowledge, activities and services for guests travelling around Scotland.

As a not for profit organisation we encourage guests to join Hostelling Scotland. Members enjoy a range of exclusive benefits including dual membership of Hostelling International, providing access to more than 4,000 youth hostels in 90 countries worldwide.

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As a charity we rely on our members and guests to ensure the continuation of Hostelling in Scotland, supporting our charitable youth programmes with the Hostelling Scotland Explorer Fund. As a not-for-profit organisation all income generated from our activities and services is invested back into the hostelling network.