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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."

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Pitlochry Backpackers

Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
8.6
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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Property Description

Whether you are coming to Pitlochry to enjoy the vast array of outdoor activities or simply want to get away from it all and relax, we have everything you will need to ensure you make the most of your time in this beautiful Perthshire town.

We have what we think is one of the best hostel lounge rooms in the country!
Overlooking the street below, our bright spacious lounge has comfy sofas and as much free tea, coffee and hot chocolate as you can drink. It also has free WiFi, loads of local information, some games and musical instruments and a free pool table.

We also have a separate Movie Lounge with comfy sofas and loads of films to choose from.
It's a great place to meet likeminded people and although you might think you're only staying one night, you'll end up staying three or four - it's that kind of place!

Our fully equipped self-catering kitchen has everything you will need to cook for you and your friends and there is a supermarket less than a minute away. We serve an optional breakfast for £3.00 for a 'wee bit of everything', (Cereal, toast, fruit juice, tea and coffee, fresh fruit and a freshly baked Scottish scone) or you can simply prepare your own.

We offer a range of Dormitory, Twin, Quad and Double rooms.

We have 6 Double Rooms En Suite, 4 Twin Rooms En Suite, 1 Family Room En Suite(Sleeps 4),1 Twin Room and 3 Quad Rooms (2 Bunk Beds), 2 x 5 Bed Dorms, 5 x 6 Bed Dorms and one 8 Bed Dorm.

Our comfy beds come complete with fitted sheets, duvets and 2 comfy pillows and our private rooms have fresh towels included. We also rent towels and sell some toiletries at our main reception.

There are several restaurants, cafes, pubs and shops just a stone's throw away and our staff can help advise you on the hidden gems of their town.

Our staff can also advise on the fantastic activities available locally and can even call and book them for you. We have a bike and kayak shed available for storing your toys, a drying room for your soggy gear and we also offer a laundry service.

Our fantastic location in the heart of Pitlochry is only minutes away from both the railway station and the bus stop.

Best of all it's literally a stroll away from the beautiful highland country-side. In just 5 minutes you can be at a tranquil loch-side with views through the trees to the hills above this gorgeous highland town. There are many wonderful walks to take; to waterfalls, along rivers, through ancient forests, or up Ben Vrackie (2760 feet, the hill above the town) - these walks all start from the hostel door! The area is also dotted with distilleries, castles and ancient standing stones all within easy reach.

Perthshire is also a big centre for adventure activities, including white-water rafting, canoeing, bungee jumping, mountain biking and canoeing if you're up for it, or, simply get your boots and get exploring - there are some fantastic trails. The Pitlochry staff are a friendly bunch who know the surrounding area like the backs of their hands and are willing to help so don't be shy! Come and have a chat at reception and we can make sure you make the most of your time in Pitlochry.

Hostel Conditions:

Our Reception Opening Hours are from 07.00-1300 and then 1700-2200

Please note that the latest time you can check into our hostel is 22.00

Please bring photographic identification with you as you will need it to be able to check in. (This is a legal requirement – sorry!)

We do not accept Long term bookings, 7 nights maximum stay

Guest over 18 only.

If you wish to make a group booking please contact us directly as we have different policies and conditions

*** As our accommodation is mainly comprised of dorm rooms, we can only accept families with children if there is a suitable room available for sole occupancy. We have private and quad rooms which are suitable for families so please ensure that they are available for you prior to making the booking***

Unfortunately, due to past experiences, we are unable to accept stag or hen parties.

Location:

We are located on the main street of Pitlochry (134-136 Atholl Road). View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.5

  • Security 8.4

  • Location 9.3

  • Staff 9.1

  • Atmosphere 8.4

  • Cleanliness 8.7

  • Facilities 8.1


Latest Reviews

  • 10.0

    Superb

    13 Apr 2019
    Such a cute space, an easy layout and easy checkout and check in. My friend and I loved the energy of the hostel. Thanks!
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 10.0

    Superb

    26 Oct 2018
    Pitlochry is a charming town with great cafe options and multiple walks in the area. I highly recommend you visit and stay at Pitlochry Backpackers
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0

    Superb

    04 Oct 2018
    I love coming back to the pitlochry backpackers every autumn season for enchanted forest. The hostel is colourful and full of great friendly staff. Ruth is a legend and really helpful if you need advice on what to do or see. The hostel has a great kitchen and social spaces including a movie room. The beds are super comfy in private rooms. I find the showers in the rooms a bit weak but if you go along to the shared shower stalls there is more powerful showers available.
    England, Female, 31-40
  • 9.4

    Superb

    09 Apr 2019
    Our 4-night stay in the hostel was wonderful. 1. The kitchen and dining area were warm, and comfortable. 2. The hostellers we met, largely from overseas, were friendly and interesting people. 3. The staff, notably Hayley and Philipp, were stars of helpful friendliness. 4. We could not have asked for a more agreeable stay.
    England, Male, 41+
  • 9.1

    Superb

    16 May 2019
    I had a really great time. The lounge is huge and it's a great place to meet fellow travellers. There are so many walks around. Really lovely views. It's a quaint town with easy access to buses and trains. I love the vibe of this hostel. Staff are super friendly and helpful. The showers are a bit cramped and humid, but you aren't on there long enough for it to matter. Definitly reccomend.
    Canada, Female, 25-30
  • 8.9

    Fabulous

    16 May 2019
    Very comfortable hostel with helpful, friendly staff. Would stay here again!
    USA, Female, 31-40
  • 8.9

    Fabulous

    09 May 2019
    Loved the living area with the pool table. Got lots of great tips from the staff. Thank you !
    France, Female, 41+
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    16 May 2019
    Bad: hard bed, wall part of door lock can be pushed/pulled loose, laundry would've made momma sad. Good: lovely people, location, location, location, that nice hostel feeling.
    Belgium, Male, 31-40
  • 6.3

    Good

    27 Oct 2018
    I found this hostel really freezing and dark. I would stay there again but I feel it is not worth the cost. Staff really great and it's clean enough just cold.
    England, Female, 41+
  • 5.1

    Rating

    03 May 2019
    This hostel has seen much better days, it felt shabby and in need of a lot of work and refurbishment. The staff were not professional, there was one member of staff who sat on a chair beside reception for hours laughing and talking with another member of staff who was on reception and completely ignoring the clients. She couldn't even be bothered to say "Good evening" when we came in. They should learn that it is completely excluding to their guests just to laugh and talk amongst themselves.
    Scotland, Female, 31-40
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Facilities

Free
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
General
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Jobs Board
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Towels Not Included
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
Services
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Vending Machines
Entertainment
  • Board Games
  • DVD's
  • Games Room
  • Pool Table
  • Wi-Fi

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