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General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through Hostelworld.com you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by Hostelworld.com and as set by the hostel in question.

  • In order to make a group reservation on Hostelworld.com it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • Hostelworld.com are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

Book more than 14 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

Located within the former village primary school and school house in an impressive Victorian built granite building, Dalwhinnie Old School Hostel is the new highest hostel in the Scottish Highlands. Situated directly opposite the train station and only a short walk from the famous Dalwhinnie Scotch Distillery. It 's surrounded by Munros (Scottish mountains) to climb and only a 5 minute walk from Loch Ericht, the tenth largest loch in Scotland. Conveniently located just off the A9 between Pitlochry and Aviemore, it's an ideal stop off on the way to the NC500 or the Isle of Skye. Also a perfect base for Munro bagging, canoeing, or mountain biking at Laggan Wolftrax.
The hostel sleeps 26 people between a double room, a twin / double room, two 6 bed dorms, and a 10 bed dorm. It has a 2 common areas, one featuring a 65 inch TV with Sky TV and a Blu Ray player, and a large log burner for those colder days. Well equipped kitchen with everything you need to make that gourmet meal.

Dalwhinnie Old School Hostel - Terms & Conditions

The receptions works from 8 am to 11 pm.

Cancellation policy: 24h before arrival. In case of a late cancellation or No Show, you will be charged the first night of your stay.

Check in from 16:00 to 23:00 .
Check out before 10:00 .

Payment upon arrival by cash.
Taxes included.

Breakfast not included.
No curfew. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.3

  • Security 9.5

  • Location 10.0

  • Staff 10.0

  • Atmosphere 9.8

  • Cleanliness 10.0

  • Facilities 9.8


Latest Reviews

  • 10.0

    Superb

    05 Aug 2021
    Great place to stay. Excellent facilities all well thought through to make a really good hostel. Booked on the basis of previous good reviews and it certainly didn’t disappoint. Highly recommended.
    England, Female, 41+
  • 10.0

    Superb

    30 May 2021
    This is a great hostel, well-equipped, clean, cosy, friendly, with a very helpful owner. Would highly recommend a stay here.
    Scotland, Female, 31-40
  • 10.0

    Superb

    27 May 2021
    Have already recommended to my friend's they stay here if they are in the area. Wonderful location and Lee could not be a more helpful host, even giving us a lift to the start point of our hike to cut down our walking time. Would definitely stay here again!
    Scotland, Male, 31-40
  • 10.0

    Superb

    23 May 2021
    Great hostel at a beautiful location. The hostel is situated close to the train station so provides an excellent base to explore the area. It's run by Lee, an experienced traveler himself that understands travelers needs and who is great company to have a chat with.
    England, Male, 31-40
  • 10.0

    Superb

    16 Oct 2020
    I really enjoyed staying at the old school hostel. The facilities were better than expected and much better than other hostels I’ve stayed in. Every area was spotless. The kitchen was large and well equipped for making breakfast and dinner. The room was cozy, clean and had a large tv with sky channels on it. The log burning fire in the lounge area was great to come into after a day on the hills. Lots of Munro’s near by. Will definitely come back again to bag a few Munro’s.
    England, Female, 31-40
  • 10.0

    Superb

    25 Sep 2020
    great location next to the train station, friendly and helpful staff.
    England, Male, 31-40
  • 9.4

    Superb

    01 Jun 2021
    An excellent place to stay - very well equipped, friendly host, relaxed atmosphere and lovely surroundings.
    England, Male, 41+
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Facilities

General
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Dryer
  • Follows Covid-19 sanitation guidance
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Utensils
Services
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Towels for hire
Entertainment
  • Board Games
  • DVD's
  • Wi-Fi


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