Glasgow Youth Hostel is situated in the West End of Scotland's largest city, overlooking Kelvingrove Park. Providing budget accommodation with 110 beds, Glasgow Youth Hostel offers a range of private and multi-share rooms and a self-catering apartment which sleeps up to 6 people. All rooms have an en-suite toilet and separate shower facilities.

Glasgow Youth Hostel offers spacious and comfortable common areas including a lounge and TV room, games room, self-catering kitchen and dining room. This youth hostel is perfect for accommodating groups, families and individuals and takes care to ensure rooms are allocated with everyone's comfort and enjoyment in mind.

Situated only 30 minutes' walk from the city centre and with nearby public transport links, Glasgow Youth Hostel is a great place to stay if visiting the Style Capital for shopping - Glasgow boasts the UK's largest retail contingency outside London. For those with an interest in culture, Glasgow Youth Hostel is well placed for visits to Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Riverside Museum, Botanic Gardens and Glasgow Science Centre. With a number of great music events taking place throughout the year, Glasgow's SEC, Armadillo and Hydro Arena are also all within 30 minutes walking distance of Glasgow Youth Hostel.

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Food and Drink

  • Alcohol Licence
  • Groups meals service
  • Self-catering kitchen

Hostel Services

  • Bike store
  • Conference & meeting facilities
  • Distance to nearest shop nearby
  • Drying room
  • En suite rooms available
  • Family friendly
  • Laundry
  • Lockers/luggage store
  • Private rooms available
  • Suitable for groups
  • Total beds 110

Internet Access

  • WiFi access (FREE)


  • Games room
  • Lounge/TV room


  • Distance to airport 10 miles
  • Distance to bus stop 0.25 miles
  • Distance to train station 1.5 miles
  • Parking nearby (free/charges apply) 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 all year

Tel: 0141 332 3004

Reception Open 24 hours

Check in from 15:00

Check out 10:00

Group catering available: Sample dinner menu

For a printable version of this information click here to download youth hostel fact sheet.

Please note that we do not accept stag or hen parties at any of our hostels.


8 Park Terrace, Glasgow G3 6BY Scotland

Tel: +44 (0) 141 332 3004



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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.

Glasgow 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.

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