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8.5

Excellent

141 reviews

141 reviews

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6.7

Good

Location rating score

Parking
FREE
Nearby landmarks
Mar Lodge Estate 710 m
The Braemar Gathering 850 m
Braemar Castle 1.3 km
Perth Airport 63.1 km
Dundee Airport 65.2 km
Inverness Airport 72.1 km
Aberdeen Airport 75.1 km
Edinburgh Airport 117.0 km
Oban Airport 136.1 km
Glasgow Airport 141.8 km

Braemar Youth Hostel

Corrie Feragie, 21 Glenshee Road, Braemar, Braemar, United Kingdom, AB35 5YQ - See map

Conveniently situated in the Braemar part of Braemar, this property puts you close to attractions and interesting dining options. This 3-star property is packed with in-house facilities to improve the quality and joy of your stay.

Highlights

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Bar

Garden

Skiing

Laundry service

Announcements by hotel (1)
Please inform Braemar Youth Hostel in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation. Please note that the full amount of the reservation is due before arrival. SYHA will send a confirmation with detailed payment information. After full payment is taken, the property's details, including the address and where to collect keys, will be emailed to you. Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Full payment for all bookings will be charged at the time of booking. All major credit & debit cards are accepted excluding American Express. All bookings will include a temporary membership fee per person per night. (Full, existing members of Hostelling Scotland and HI using these channels are not entitled to a membership refund). Individual reservations (Up to 9 persons) - can cancel free of charge until 3 days before the arrival date. If cancelled within the 3 days before the arrival 100 percent of the total price will be charged. Groups reservations (more than 9 persons) - different policies and additional supplements will apply. More than 8 weeks (57 days or more) 20% of total cost. 8 – 4 weeks (56- 29 days) 55% of total cost. 4 – 0 weeks (28 - 0 day) 100% of total cost. No stag or hen parties are permitted at any youth hostel. Should guests be entitled to a refund or part refund please note that these are processed by Hostelling Scotland National Office, Stirling. It may take 7 to 10 working days from the date of cancellation request for the refund to be processed back onto the original card used. From the age of 12 to 15 years, young people must be accompanied by a parent or guardian of the same gender when booking a bed within shared accommodation. Parties with young children (under 12 years) will only be accommodated in private rooms, where available Hostelling Scotland advise that additional notice be given to the destination yo

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Facilities

Pets allowed

Car park

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Contactless check-in/out

Game room

Bicycles

Bar

Laundry service

Value for money7.3
Location rating6.7

Rooms available at Braemar Youth Hostel

Single Bed in Male Dormitory Room
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  • Room size: 2 m²/22 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 1 bunk bed
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Single Bed in Female Dormitory Room
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  • Room size: 2 m²/22 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 1 bunk bed
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Quadruple Room
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  • Room size: 11 m²/118 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 2 bunk beds
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Triple Room with Shared Bathroom
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  • Room size: 11 m²/118 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 3 single beds
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Twin Room
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  • Room size: 8 m²/86 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 2 single beds
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Private Dormitory Room (6 Adults)
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  • Room size: 11 m²/118 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 6 bunk beds
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Frequently asked questions

What time is check-in and check-out at Braemar Youth Hostel?

Check-in is from 05:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM. You may request early check-in or late check-out during booking, subject to availability. Guests checking in or out before or after the designated periods may be charged an additional fee.

How do I get to Braemar Youth Hostel?

For those who wish to drive their own cars, Braemar Youth Hostel has a car park available for guests. Parking is free for guests.

What is the smoking policy at Braemar Youth Hostel?

Braemar Youth Hostel does not permit smoking in any of its rooms or indoor areas.

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Overall rating:

8.5

Excellent
141 reviews
Cleanliness
6.0
Facilities
5.3
Location
6.7
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More about Braemar Youth Hostel

More about Braemar Youth Hostel

Braemar Youth Hostel is housed in a former shooting lodge in extensive grounds in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park. It offers a mix of traditional interiors and modern furnishings, offering an ideal base for outdoor activities and exploring Royal Deeside, the Cairngorms, Glenshee and The Lecht. The hostel has a lounge with sofas, a large self-catering kitchen and a dining room. The youth hostel also provides a good range of rooms including many private and dorms. Local activities include skiing and snowboarding at Glenshee and The Lecht, while Balmoral Castle and the surrounding estate are open during the summer months. You can also visit many distilleries nearby. Dogs are now welcome at Braemar when booking private room. A small fee of GBP 5 per dog per night will be charged. Please note that all dogs must be booked in advance to ensure that a dog friendly room is allocated. Hostelling Scotland is a charity and membership organisation. For non-members, a supplement per person, per night will be added to the published rate. See Important Information for more details.

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Amenities and facilities

Review score
Facilities

5.3

Languages spoken
  • English
Outdoor
  • Bicycles
Internet access
  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  • Internet services
  • Wi-Fi in public areas
Things to do, ways to relax
  • Canoeing
  • Game room
  • Garden
  • Skiing
Cleanliness and safety
  • Anti-viral cleaning products
  • Breakfast takeaway service
  • Cashless payment service
  • First aid kit
  • Free face masks
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Hot water linen and laundry washing
  • Individually-wrapped food options
  • Physical distancing of at least 1 meter
  • Protective screens in common areas
  • Room sanitization opt-out available
  • Rooms sanitized between stays
  • Safe dining setup
  • Shared stationery removed
  • Staff trained in safety protocol
Dining, drinking, and snacking
  • Alternative meal arrangement
  • Bar
  • Shared kitchen
Services and conveniences
  • Contactless check-in/out
  • Elevator
  • Heating in public area
  • Laundry service
  • Smoke-free property
  • Smoking area
For the kids
  • Family room
Access
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Pets allowed
  • Security [24-hour]
  • Smoke alarms
Getting around
  • Car park [free of charge]
Available in all rooms
  • Carpeting
  • Free bottled water
  • Heating
  • Linens
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower

Location

Corrie Feragie, 21 Glenshee Road, Braemar, Braemar, United Kingdom, AB35 5YQ
Good
Location

6.7

Property policies

Children and extra beds

Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.

All children are welcome.

Others
  • When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Some helpful facts

Check-in/Check-out
  • Check-in from17:00
  • Check-in until21:00
  • Check-out from07:00
  • Check-out until10:00

Property announcements

Please inform Braemar Youth Hostel in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation. Please note that the full amount of the reservation is due before arrival. SYHA will send a confirmation with detailed payment information. After full payment is taken, the property's details, including the address and where to collect keys, will be emailed to you. Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Full payment for all bookings will be charged at the time of booking. All major credit & debit cards are accepted excluding American Express. All bookings will include a temporary membership fee per person per night. (Full, existing members of Hostelling Scotland and HI using these channels are not entitled to a membership refund). Individual reservations (Up to 9 persons) - can cancel free of charge until 3 days before the arrival date. If cancelled within the 3 days before the arrival 100 percent of the total price will be charged. Groups reservations (more than 9 persons) - different policies and additional supplements will apply. More than 8 weeks (57 days or more) 20% of total cost. 8 – 4 weeks (56- 29 days) 55% of total cost. 4 – 0 weeks (28 - 0 day) 100% of total cost. No stag or hen parties are permitted at any youth hostel. Should guests be entitled to a refund or part refund please note that these are processed by Hostelling Scotland National Office, Stirling. It may take 7 to 10 working days from the date of cancellation request for the refund to be processed back onto the original card used. From the age of 12 to 15 years, young people must be accompanied by a parent or guardian of the same gender when booking a bed within shared accommodation. Parties with young children (under 12 years) will only be accommodated in private rooms, where available Hostelling Scotland advise that additional notice be given to the destination yo

Reviews of Braemar Youth Hostel from real guests

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6.4
/
10
Good
Cleanliness6.0
Facilities5.3
Location6.7
Service6.7
Value for money7.3
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8-9 Excellent (0)
7-8 Very Good (1)
6-7 Good (0)
<6 Below Expectation (0)
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7.6
Very good
Sin from United Kingdom
Solo traveler
Triple Room with Shared Bathroom
Stayed 1 night in March 2019

Very nice”

The reception is very helpful. His information to walk to glen shee is very clear and we have a nice walk to see the nice view there.

Reviewed March 06, 2019

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