Surrounded by lush woodland, Aviemore Youth Hostel sits on the edge of the vast Cairngorms National Park, but is just a short walk from Aviemore’s town centre. You can use it as a 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, as is Landmark Forest Adventure Park, Highland Wildlife Park, Loch Garten RSPB and Strathspey Steam Railway. Aviemore Youth Hostel is popular with outdoor enthusiasts, activity groups and families looking for good value accommodation. Facilities include multi-share and private rooms, a well-equipped self-catering kitchen, a spacious dining area, a large drying room and ample parking. There's also a large open lounge with stunning views of the majestic Cairngorm Mountains. WiFi access is free. The hostel currently hosts a Scottish Natural Heritage visitor centre, including the Peregrine nestcam and helpful information about Craigellachie National Nature Reserve. Visitors are welcome to pop in at any time!
- Laundry service
- Shared Bathroom