Aviemore Youth Hostel (SYHA)


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

    Surrounded by woodland, Aviemore Youth Hostel sits at the edge of Cairngorm National park yet is just a short walk from Aviemore town centre. It's an ideal base for all sorts of year-round activities.

    Hillwalking, climbing, snowsports, mountain biking, pony trekking, watersports and fishing are all available. Most activities take place on the Rothiemurchus Estate, a fabulous area with many easy paths through the Caledonian Pine Forest. The Scottish Whisky Trail is also nearby.

    Aviemore Youth Hostel is popular with outdoor enthusiasts, activity groups and families looking for budget accommodation. It has 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's also a large open lounge which provides stunning views of the Cairngorm Mountains and surrounding woodland.

    4 Hostel
    Green Tourism Silver Walkers Welcome Cyclists Welcome
    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
    • Self Catering Holiday


    • 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
    • No Pets Allowed
    • School Groups Welcome
    • Senior Citizens
    • Single Travellers
    • Young People


    • Breakfast Available Continental breakfast is available - please reserve in advance.
    • Bring Your Own Bottle
    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles
    • Evening Meal Available For groups of 20 or more - please reserve in advance.
    • Evening Meal By Arrangement
    • Full Alcohol Drinks License
    • Lunch Available Packed lunches are available - please reserve in advance.
    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop
    • Snack Bar Small selection of snacks avaiilable to purchase at reception.
    • Tea & Coffee Available


    • Indoor Drying Facility Drying room available.
    • Kitchen
    • Laundry Facilities on Complex
    • Lounge
    • Shower
    • Toilets
    • Towel Charge Towel hire available for dormitory booked accommodation.
    • Towels Provided For private rooms only.

    Leisure Facilities

    • Garden
    • TV Lounge
    • WiFi Free

    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 On-Site

    Road Directions

    From the south: the youth hostel is 100m on the left after roundabout.

    From the north: continue through the village; the youth hostel is 200m on the right past the garage.

    Public Transport Directions

    Getting there by bus or train: The youth hostel is 400 metres to the left as you leave Aviemore station and bus 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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