Pitlochry Youth Hostel is situated only 10 minutes' walk from the busy but small Victorian town. With 53 beds and en-suite bedrooms, Pitlochry Youth Hostel is ideal for families, groups or individuals looking for budget accommodation. Visitors can enjoy the spectacular views of the town from the youth hostel dining room. The youth hostel, which opened its doors 35 years ago, offers two separate lounges to enjoy some quiet time or to speak with other guests.
Pitlochry in Highland Perthshire is arguably one of the most beautiful parts of Scotland. The town offers something for everyone, including shopping and various walking and cycling routes to enjoy the magnificent scenery. Many water and extreme sports activities are also available for those looking for an adventure. Tourist attractions in Pitlochry and surrounding areas include Pitlochry Festival Theatre, Blair Castle, the Queen's View and two distilleries.
Pitlochry is easily accessible by train or bus and is ideally located for touring Highland Perthshire and other parts of Scotland.
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
Food and Drink
- Alcohol Licence
- Groups meals service
- Individual meals service
- Self-catering kitchen
- Bike store
- Distance to nearest shop 0.25 miles
- Drying room
- En suite rooms available
- Family friendly
- Lockers/luggage store
- Private rooms available
- Total beds 53
- Computers with internet access (FREE)
- WiFi access (FREE)
- Lounge/TV room
- Distance to bus stop 0.25
- Distance to train station 0.25
- Parking nearby (free/charges apply)
For more information please download the full access statement for this youth hostel here. This access statement does not contain personal opinions as to our suitability for those with access needs, but aims to accurately describe the facilities and services that we offer all our guests/visitors.
Open March to October
Reception open until 22:00
Check in 17:00 - 22:00
Check out 07:30 - 10:00
Please note, Pitlochry Youth Hostel is closed between 11:00 - 16:30 daily.
Tel: 01796 472 308
For a printable version of this information click here to download youth hostel fact sheet.
Tel: +44 (0) 1796 472308
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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.
Pitlochry 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.