Inveraray Hostel, Dalmally Road, Inveraray, Argyll, PA32 8XD

Call Dawn or Ruben on 01499 302454


The 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. This accommodation is featured on our map of The Trossachs and Lochaber and here is its own website.


  • Rooms & Beds:

    21 in 10 rooms
  • Open:

    April-Sept.Reception 8-10am/3.30-9.30pm. No daytime access.
  • Price per night:

    From £20pp. 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 Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks

This accommodation is near mountains, is available to individuals, gives a Best Price Guarantee, is a Green Business Award Winner, has a pub within walking distance and is on the IHUK signage page, the present or past youth hostel page, the City, Backpacker and Boutique Hostels map and the page of accommodation near Castles.


aMixed dormitories
cPrivate rooms
dBedding provided
gFully heated
nBreakfast available (with notice)
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
iDrying room
7Green Tourism Award: Silver
0VisitScotland Quality Assured
yYHA Affiliated
9Best Price Guarantee


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News & Offers from Inveraray Hostel

If You go down to the Woods in May…

April 9th 2019

The Scapa Fest is back for 2019. The UKs Yoga and Adventure festival takes place at Ardkinglas Woodlands Gardens, near Inveraray, 3rd – 5th May

Scapa Fest creates multi-day outdoor experiences in Scotland for individuals and families: yoga, adventure, outdoor education and environmental action.


Book Direct at Inveraray Hostel

November 11th 2018

A great stop of on a tour of the Southern Highlands of Scotland

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.


Visit Inveraray

June 10th 2017

Wild and beautiful Loch Fyne at Inveraray

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 Hostel has 10 rooms in total, 21 beds, maximum guest capacity 22.  There are dorm rooms of  3 – 4 beds (£19 per bed);  single private rooms (£25 per room), double private rooms,  2-bed bunkrooms and  3 beds rooms (bunk + single).

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