This youth hostel is set in a fine hillwalking and cycling area on the outskirts of the picturesque town of Newton Stewart.
Housed in an old Victorian school building, Newton Stewart Youth Hostel is located in a quiet woodland area just five minutes from the picturesque market town of Newton Stewart. It is a great base for outdoor enthusiasts, families and wildlife watchers looking for budget accommodation.
Newton Stewart Youth Hostel offers a self-catering kitchen, family sized bedrooms, a laundry and drying room, secure bike storage and ample on-site parking.
There are opportunities for fishing, pony trekking, wildlife watching and hill walking within the Galloway Forest Park and along the coast. The Forest Park also is the UK's first Dark Sky Park offering spectacular stellar viewing on a clear night. Mountain bikers can take the challenges at 7stanes forests at Glentrool and Kirroughtree, The Southern Upland Way is only 8 miles away and the Suntran Cycle Route 7 passes the hostel on the way to Highlands.