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Cairngorm Lodge SYHA

Cairngorm Lodge, Glenmore, Aviemore, PH22 1QY, Scotland

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Overall Rating 92%

From 5 Reviews

Hostel rating (5)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 96%
Cleanliness 92%
Location 92%
Security 96%
Service 96%
Comfort 80%
Green rating 88%

An atmospheric old shooting lodge in the Cairngorm National Park. An ideal base for hiking, biking, climbing and winter sports.

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Aviemore Hostel

Hostel Aviemore

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

An atmospheric old shooting lodge in mountains in the heart of Glenmore Forest Park, the hostel is 2km from the Cairngorm ski slopes. It makes an ideal base for hiking, biking and climbing as well as winter sports. There is capacity for 76 guests and facilities include internet access, laundry and kitchen. Private and family rooms available.

Prices

Prices are members' prices

Dorms - Per guest per night

Beds

Private - Per room per night

Rooms

Important info

  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • Check-in is available between 17:00 and 22:00
  • Please contact hostel if arriving after 22:00
  • Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Children under the age of 5 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories
  • Membership can be purchased on arrival at hostel.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association.
  • A non-member supplement of GBP 3 per person per night is payable on arrival at hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout

Facilities

Facilities

Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Garden
  • Pool table / snooker table
  • Terrace / patio

Accessibility

  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Cafe/Bistro
  • Licenced Bar/Pub
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Vending machine
  • Restaurant onsite

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Wifi - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car Parking at Hostel - Free
  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available - At Reception
  • Luggage Room - Available outside hostel reception times
  • Sports Equipment Storage - Skis
Opening times

Opening times

Open from 13 Feb to 22 Oct

Reception:
From 17:00 to 22:30
From 07:30 to 10:00
Check-in:
From 17:00 to 22:30

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +44 (0)1479 861238

Fax. +44 (0)1786 861766

cairngormlodge@syha.org.uk

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Cairngorm Mountain, Funicular Railway & Ski Centre (2 to 3km)
  • Loch Morlich & Watersports Centre (500m to 1km)
  • Glenmore Forest Park (At or next to the hostel)

See the full list of attractions

Reviews

Reviews

We have had a great stay at Cairngorm Lodge SYHA. The hostel is super cozy and there is a lot to explore in the surroundng area. Thank you very much!

100%

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Maresa,

Fri 29 Sep 2017

We have had a great stay at Cairngorm Lodge SYHA. The hostel is super cozy and there is a lot to explore in the surroundng area. Thank you very much!

100%

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Maresa,

Fri 29 Sep 2017

Bon accueil et bonne ambiance. Pourrait-on avoir un distributeur de savon @les douches? Peut-être aussi un éclairage individuel p chaque lit...

93%

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Stephane,

Tue 12 Sep 2017

Nur ein Anschluss zum Aufladen im Erdgeschoß - bitte mehr! Herren-Waschraum am anderen Ende.... Wenig Platz im Zimmer. Gibt es Mülltrennung? - ist mir nicht aufgefallen... Aber die Lage zum Wandern ist genial!!! :-)

93%

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Wolfgang,

Wed 02 Aug 2017

Besseres internet, mehr steckdosen, Vorhang im Wintergarten als Lärmschutz

73%

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Wolfgang,

Tue 01 Aug 2017

Location

Location
Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Amusement / Theme park (More than 10km)
  • Beach (Less than 500m)
  • Cinema (5 to 10km)
  • Cycle trails (At or next to the hostel)
  • Golf course (5 to 10km)
  • Gym (More than 10km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (At or next to the hostel)
  • Local market (5 to 10km)
  • Mountainous Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • National / State Park (At or next to the hostel)
  • Nightlife (5 to 10km)
  • Parks / Green Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • Restaurants (At or next to the hostel)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (Less than 500m)
  • Shopping area / Mall (5 to 10km)
  • Ski area (2 to 3km)
  • Swimming pool (5 to 10km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (5 to 10km)
  • Wooded Area (At or next to the hostel)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Airport
52km Inverness airport: easyjet.co.uk
Bus
Local bus service (number 31) to Aviemore stops at the hostel contact the hostel for more details. Note - NO buses to/from Aviemore in the evening.
Ferry/Boat
190km Rosyth (Edinburgh): superfast.com
Taxi
Local taxi available. Approx £15 one way from Aviemore to hostel.
Alternate Transport
On the 'Ski Road' at Glenmore - 7.5 miles east of A9 and Aviemore local bus available walking to the hostel from Aviemore takes approx. 2 hours.
Car
Free parking is available at the hostel
Rail
8 miles Aviemore: railtrack.co.uk
Sports & activities

Sports & activities

  • Birdwatching
  • Boating
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Horse riding
  • Mountain Biking
  • Orienteering
  • Rock Climbing
  • Ski / Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Walking / Hiking

Sustainability initiatives

Air

  • Low carbon activities
  • Public transportation is promoted

Energy

  • Energy saving lights
  • Insulation and ventilation systems
  • Energy efficiency appliances

People

  • Working with local community
  • Mission-based activities
  • Educational programs

Waste

  • Recycling areas
  • Composting
  • Growing own vegetables
  • Fairtrade food served

Water

  • Water savers in showers
  • Water recycling

Sustainability labels

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