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Pitlochry Youth Hostel

Knockard Rd, Pitlochry, PH16 5HJ, Scotland

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Set in beautiful Perthshire countryside, a short walk from the Victorian town of Pitlochry, popular with families, groups and individual travellers.

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Pitlochry Hostel

Hostel Pitlochry

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Situated in a small Victorian town in the beautiful Perthshire countryside, set amidst hills, lochs and woodlands, Pitlochry hostel makes an excellent base for families, groups or individuals looking for budget accommodation.

Facilities include two separate lounges to enjoy some quiet time or to speak with other guests, Internet access, a self-catering kitchen and a laundry. Visitors can enjoy the spectacular views of the town from the youth hostel dining room.

Pitlochry town offers something for everyone, including shopping and various walking and cycling routes to enjoy the magnificent scenery. Many water and extreme sports activities are also available for those looking for an adventure. Tourist attractions in Pitlochry and surrounding areas include Pitlochry Festival Theatre, Blair Castle, the Queen's View and two distilleries.


Prices are non-member prices

Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Children under the age of 12 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 3.00 per person per night is payable on arrival at hostel.
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Garden
  • TV room
  • Terrace / patio


  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Restaurant onsite

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers - Free
  • Wifi - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car Parking at Hostel - Free
  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Luggage Room - Available during hostel reception times
  • Smoking Area
Opening times

Opening times

Open from 19 Mar to 25 Oct

From 07:00 to 10:00
From 16:30 to 22:30
From 16:30 to 22:30

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +44 (0)1796 472308

Fax. +44 (0)1786 891350

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Pitlochry Festival Theatre (1 to 2km)
  • Edradour Distillery (3 to 5km)
  • Blair Castle (More than 10km)

See the full list of attractions



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Sun 02 Jul 2017

Tolle Lage! Das Esszimmer ein Traum; super Aussicht auf Pitlochry. Gute Einkaufsmöglichkeiten. Pubs in der Nähe.


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Sun 12 Jun 2016

Uns hat es gut gefallen, die Mitarbeiter waren sehr freundlich und hilfsbereit. Die Lage ist klasse.


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Sat 21 May 2016

WLAN könnte wie in anderen SYHA Hostels kostenlos sein.


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Wed 05 Aug 2015


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Cycle trails (1 to 2km)
  • Golf course (1 to 2km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (500m - 1km)
  • Mountainous Area (3 to 5km)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (500m to 1km)
  • Parks / Green Area (2 to 3km)
  • Restaurants (Less than 500 m)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (1 to 2km)
  • Shopping area / Mall (500m - 1km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (500m - 1km)
  • Theatre (1 to 2km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

110km to Edinburgh Airport
There is a bus stop on the main street 300m from the hostel
100km to Rosyth Port (Edinburgh)
Parking is available at the hostel
The nearest train station is 500m from the hostel
Sports & activities

Sports & activities

  • Birdwatching
  • Boating
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Horse riding
  • Mountain Biking
  • Orienteering
  • Team-Building
  • Walking / Hiking

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