Glasgow Youth Hostel offers 4-star VisitScotland accredited accommodation in a Victorian townhouse overlooking Kelvingrove Park in Glasgow’s lively West End, close to award-winning Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, numerous cafes, restaurants and bars.
Best Hostels in Callander, near Stirling: Callander Hostel
A warm welcome awaits you at Callander Hostel, not far from Stirling.
Situated in Callander and set within the gentle beauty of Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park we provide a unique hostel experience with free WiFi access throughout, free private onsite parking, 24-hour front desk, the hostel also features a shared guest lounge and a bistro.
Great for groups, families and individual travellers and yet another Youth hostel.
Here you can choose between comfortable private rooms, some en-suite, to spacious shared accommodation. Clean, simple and straight-forward accommodation like you would expect from any great Youth Hostel.
The Youth hostel network in Scotland is well connected, and again in Oban our best hostel is from Youth Hostel.
Oban is known as “The Gateway to the Isles” and the ferry port is just a 15-minute walk from the hostel.
The hostel is located at the sea side and we really love their actual building. In the morning you can enjoy your cup of coffee with an amazing sea view. Come down early to secure your spot at the window!
Best Hostels in Fort William: Fort William Backpackers
Fort William Backpackers is a charming Victorian building with a fun, friendly and relaxed atmosphere.
The super experienced staffs knows how important it is to be able to relax after a hard day’s exploring, and this cosy hostel is the perfect place to re-charge your batteries and share the tales of your adventures.
One of the few real backpacker hostels in Scotland!
You are backpacking Scotland, and there is no way you can miss Loch Ness.
So here is the best hostel in Loch Ness, or better near Loch Ness.
Nestled between mountains and Lochs in the heart of the Great Glen, 15km north of Fort William and 6 km south of Loch Ness, the Great Glen Hostel is welcoming and comfortable place to stay when you’re touring the Highlands.
Both Urquhart and Eilean Donan castles are within an hour’s drive and are easy day trips from here.
What are the best hostel in Scotland for solo travellers?
There are many awesome hostels in Scotland for solo travellers! Our top recommendations are CODE Hostel in Edinburgh and Youth Hostel in Glasgow.
Are hostels in Scotland safe?
Not all hostels in Scotland are necessarily safe, especially the one that offers the cheapest price in sketchy areas. It might be an illegal hostel, without proper license to run and safety measures.
So in all fairness, it is best to check out Hostelgeeks.com because we feature safe hostels in Scotland. You can find backpacker hostel with top ratings! Keep a close eye on the overall ratings on booking platforms!
If you are not sure, you can also send us an email and ask us!
What are the best sites for finding hostels?
Of course, the best site to find hostels is Hostelgeeks.com
In every destination guide and hostel review we give you the options to book (Hostelgeeks does not offer a booking service). For the other hostel-destination guides we give you the most popular booking platforms, and ways to get better prices. The websites are: