Inverness Youth Hostel offers modern budget accommodation with superb facilities. The youth hostel also offers family friendly private en suite rooms, all of which are freshly decorated, warm and comfortable, with private lockers. Some rooms also have glorious views towards the Moray Firth. Inverness Youth Hostel offers meals but also has an excellent self-catering kitchen, making it popular with groups and families. The youth hostel has a warm welcome and buzzing atmosphere making it one of Scotland's top youth hostels in the capital of the Highlands.
While located only a 10 minute walk from Inverness city centre and train station, Inverness Youth Hostel is nestled in a quiet and secure area of the city. There is plenty to do in Inverness with excellent cinemas, traditional music venues, pubs, galleries and a castle. Further afield Loch Ness, the Black Isle and Culloden should be on everybody's list of places to visit. This area is also awash with great marine and wildlife, as well as many interesting mountain bike routes.
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If you are looking for large group accommodation or holiday cottages then we have locations across Scotland perfect for groups and family gatherings on a budget. See below for availability or click here for more information and to enquire.
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- Fully Booked
- Access with limited mobility
- Suitable for wheelchair users with assistance
Food and Drink
- Alcohol Licence
- Groups meals service
- Individual meals service
- Self-catering kitchen
- Bike store
- Conference & meeting facilities
- Distance to nearest shop 0.5 miles
- Drying room
- En suite rooms available
- Family friendly
- Lockers/luggage store
- Private rooms available
- Suitable for groups
- Total beds 163
- Computers with internet access (FREE)
- WiFi access (FREE)
- Lounge/TV room
- Distance to airport 8.5 miles
- Distance to bus stop 0.5 miles
- Distance to train station 0.5 miles
- Parking nearby (free/charges apply) Free of charge
Open All Year
Tel: 01463 231 771
Reception Open 07:00 - 10:00 and 15:00 - 23:00.
Check in 15:00. Night porter 23:00 - 02:00 for late check-in.
Check out 10:00
Please note that there is no access to rooms or facilities from 10:00 - 15:00.
For a printable version of this information click here to download youth hostel fact sheet.
Catering available: Sample Menu
Tel: +44 (0) 1463 231771
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As part of our commitment to sustainability and environmental issues, our youth hostels are assessed by Green Tourism, the largest and most established sustainable certification in the world. The assessment covers areas such as energy saving, waste minimisation, social responsibility and travel.
Inverness Youth Hostel currently holds a Silver award for Green Tourism. To read more about SYHA Hostelling Scotland’s Sustainability Charter, please click here. There are some quick and easy ways that you can make a difference and help us achieve our Green Tourism goals - to read our Responsible Visitor Charter and find out more, please click here.
We encourage our guests to use public transport where possible when travelling to our youth hostels – please see www.travelinescotland.com to plan your route or speak to youth hostel staff. If you are touring Scotland on two wheels then http://www.sustrans.org.uk/ has a wealth of information on cycling routes, safety and sustainable travel.