Inveraray Hostel, Dalmally Road, Inveraray, Argyll, PA32 8XD
Call Dawn or Ruben on 01499 302454
OverviewThe historic town of Inveraray, on the western shore of Loch Fyne is a superb location for exploring Scotland's Southern Highlands and Islands. Inverarary Hostel is perfect for independent holidaymakers who cherish an opportunity to socialise with other guests. The communal spaces and affable staff promote a convivial, cooperative atmosphere where travellers from many different backgrounds have a chance to meet, exchange stories, and relax in an informal environment. There are 10 rooms with a total of 21 beds (maximum guest capacity 22) in rooms of 4 beds, 3 beds, 2 beds, doubles and singles. Inverarary Hostel has a well-equipped kitchen, dining area and wee lounge, and a lovely garden with picnic tables. The hostel offers continental breakfast & towel hire. Inveraray is less than an hour and a half's drive from Glasgow airport and boasts a fine range of shops, pubs and eateries, as well as a magnificent 18th century castle in wooded grounds. There are woodland walks where you might spot red squirrels and roe deer, and, not too far away, are mountains. Access points for Munros in the Arrochar Alps, Glencoe and the Trossachs can be easily reached by car.
Beds & Rooms:21 in 10 rooms
Open:Late Mar-early Oct. Reception 8-10am/3.30-9.30pm. No daytime access.
Price per night:From £19.50pp. Breakfast £3.90
Booking:Online booking available. Groups of more than 7 please phone or email
Directions:From A83 at Inveraray take A819. Hostel 200m on left.
Public Transport:Bus 926 or 976 from Glasgow (about 6 per day, 7 days a week). Bus 976 from Oban (3 per day, 7 days a week). Bus 926 from Campbeltown.
Walks:Long Distance Walks
This accommodation allows dogs by arrangement, is near mountains, is available to individuals, gives a Best Price Guarantee, is a Green Business Award Winner and has a pub within walking distance. It is on the page of accommodation near Castles, the IHUK signage page, the present or past youth hostel page and the City, Backpacker and Boutique Hostels map.
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January 28th 2020
Virginia, who has written on this website about her quest to climb 60 UK summits in her 60th year, finished her challenge with a joint 60th birthday celebration at Inveraray Hostel.Read More
The historic town of Inveraray, ideal for exploring Scotland’s Southern Highlands and Islands.
September 5th 2019
Inverarary Hostel is perfect for independent holidaymakers who enjoy socialising with other guests from many different backgrounds. The hostel offers simple, comfortable accommodation in private rooms & shared dorms, an excellent self-catering kitchen, communal dining area and a cosy wee lounge.
Inveraray Hostel offers friendly self-catering accommodation in shared dorms or private rooms, in the historic loch-side town of Inveraray, Argyll. We’re within a minute’s walk of the town’s amenities, restaurants & tourist attractions, and in a superb location for exploring nearby hills, gardens, cultural sites & islands on the West Coast of Scotland. Small & informal, our cosy hostel welcomes all independent travellers who enjoy socialising with other guests
Visit Inveraray and stay in the Green Tourism silver award winning hostel.
August 22nd 2019
Inveraray Hostel is close to the wild and beautiful Loch Fyne. It has a welcoming atmosphere, private rooms, a wildlife friendly garden and an Electric Vehicle charging point.
We are doing our best to reduce the hostel’s impact on the environment. Our electricity supply comes from sustainable sources, our daily cleaning products are eco-friendly, we have facilities to recycle packaging and staff voluntarily take your glass receptacles to the community recycling unit. We reuse what we can instead of throwing it away, promote the sharing of food over wastage and compost most food waste. We are also creating a wildlife-friendly garden, feeding the delightful garden birds and encouraging our visitors to take an interest in the local flora and fauna. Our efforts so far have earn us a SILVER Green Tourism Award.
While you are here take a wee wander along the shore of Loch Fyne from Inveraray Hostel, as the tide creeps out. See the Oyster Catchers and their well-camouflaged but rather exposed eggs. Or listen to the baby blackbirds freshly hatched in a nest in the hostel garden. Visit Crarae Garden to see stunning Magnolia, Rhododendron and Azalea. Or visit Ardkinglas Woodland Garden home to Britain’s largest trees and smallest birds.
Inveraray Castle, on the western shore of Loch Fyne, Argyll, Scotland is just a 7 minute walk from Inveraray Hostel
August 21st 2019
This cosy hostel, sleeps 22 across 10 rooms and is just one and a half hour’s drive from Glasgow airport.
Book Direct at Inveraray Hostel on the shores of Loch Fyne to be sure that your money goes direct the the community that will welcome you. Inveraray Hostel is the perfect location to base any exploration of this beautiful area or as a stop off on a tour of the Southern Highlands.