Aviemore Youth Hostel (SYHA)


25 Grampian Road, Aviemore, Inverness-shire, PH22 1PR

    Surrounded by woodland Aviemore Youth Hostel is situated on the boundary of the Cairngorm National Park, a short walk from Aviemore town centre and it is an ideal location for outdoor activities.

    Aviemore Youth Hostel is peaceful and very popular with outdoor enthusiasts, activity groups and families looking for budget accommodation. The youth hostel provides a good range of facilities including multi-share and private rooms, a well-equipped self-catering kitchen, a spacious dining area, a large drying room and ample parking for cars and buses. There is also a large open lounge which provides stunning views of the Cairngorm Mountains and surrounding woodland.

    Situated just nine miles from the Cairngorm mountain funicular and snowsports area, Aviemore Youth Hostel provides an ideal base for year-round activities, including hillwalking, climbing, snowsports, mountain biking, pony trekking, watersports and fishing. Most activities take place on the Rothiemurchus Estate, a fabulous area with many easy paths through the Caledonian Pine forest.

    4 Hostel
    Walkers Welcome Cyclists Welcome Green Tourism Silver Assisted wheelchair access
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    Open Christmas
    Open New Year
    Available for booking
    1 Jan 2015 - 31 Jan 2020

    Aviemore Youth Hostel is also available for groups and as a Rent-a-Hostel for exclusive use.

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff*
    1 Person Private Room
    £34.00 per room per night (room only)
    2 Person Private Twin Room
    £48.00 per room per night (room only)
    4 Person Private Room
    £94.00 per room per night (room only)
    6 Person Private Room
    £138.00 per room per night (room only)
    Bed in shared dormitory
    £22.00 per person per night (room only)

    Aviemore offers shared accommodation from £15.00 to £27.00 per person per night and private rooms from £25.00 to £37.00 per night for single accommodation. All accommodation is based on shared bathroom and toilet facilities. Non SYHA members will be required to pay a temporary membership fee.

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

    Accommodation Type

    • Activity Holiday
    • Cheap Holidays
    • Seasonal Breaks


    • Children Welcome


    • Level Access
    • No Smoking Permitted
    • Picnic Area


    • Mountains area
    • Rural Location
    • Village Location

    Special Requirements

    • Children Welcome
    • Coach Parties Welcome
    • Families
    • Groups Welcome
    • School Groups Welcome
    • Senior Citizens
    • Single Travellers
    • Young People


    • Breakfast Available Continental Breakfast is available at £4.95 per person please book in advance
    • Bring Your Own Bottle
    • Dinner Available Please book in advance of your stay
    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles
    • Evening Meal Available
    • Evening Meal By Arrangement
    • Full Alcohol Drinks License
    • Lunch Available Packed lunches are available. Please confirm in advance
    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop
    • Snack Bar small selection of snacks avaiilable to purchase at reception
    • Tea & Coffee Available


    • Bunk Beds
    • Drying Facilities
    • Fridge
    • Gas Cooker
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Indoor Drying Facility Drying room available
    • Kitchen
    • Laundry Facilities on Complex
    • Lounge
    • Microwave
    • Payphones Available
    • Shared Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Towel Charge Towel hire available for dormintory booked accommodation
    • Towels Provided For private rooms accommodation only not dormitory acommodation where the charge is £2.00
    • Wash Hand Basin

    Leisure Facilities

    • Garden
    • TV Lounge
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • BACS
    • Debit Card
    • Delta Card
    • Electron
    • Internet Banking Transfer
    • JCB Card
    • Maestro Card
    • Mastercard
    • Solo Card
    • Switch Card
    • VISA Card


    • Accessible Parking or Drop Off Point
    • Bike Storage Available
    • Coach Parking On-site
    • Cycle Hire Nearby
    • Free Parking Off-Site/Street
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • Parking
    • Private Parking

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre: 100 metres south of Aviemore Tourist Office.

    Getting there by rail: The youth hostel is 400 metres to the left as you leave Aviemore Station.


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    Accommodation Special Offer

    For best available rates and access to saver rates for private rooms then please book direct with www.syha.org.uk    If wishing to book a Youth Hostel as a Rent-a-Hostel for Exclusive use or when booking for 10 or more people then please contact us direct to discuss the rates we have available and your specific requirements.  Email: reservations@syha.org.uk or 0845 293 7373 (Office hours Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm)

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