Just 10 minutes’ walk from Inverness Rail Station, Inverness Youth Hostel offers free private parking and bicycle storage.

Eastgate shopping center is a 10-minute walk from this hostel. Hootananny, a popular music venue, is just 15 minutes’ walk away.

Culloden Battlefield and its visitor center can be reached after a 10-minute drive. The banks of Loch Ness and the country village of Dores are both a 20-minute drive away. Urquart Castle is within 30 minutes’ drive of Inverness Youth Hostel.

All rooms have shared bathroom facilities and are simply furnished. Packed lunches can be arranged on request and luggage storage is available.

Hosteling Scotland is a charity and membership organization. For nonmembers, a supplement per person, per night is included in the published rate.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.0 for a two-person trip.

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About Inverness Youth Hostel

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  • Is breakfast extra? What kind of breakfast? Thanks

    We are currently offering a packed breakfast for £4.75. The packed breakfast includes orange juice, tea/coffee, a croissant, butter/jam, cheese portion, cereal bar, yoghurt and a portion of fruit.


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    Answered on July 25, 2021
  • Do you have wheelchair accessible handcap.ba

    We have a accessible public toilet and a room, ask us for the availability for this special room


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    Asked about: Twin Room with Bathroom • Answered on October 12, 2019
  • Hi i was wondering if you offer a pay later option as we would like to pay on 28th May for our 17th July booking

    I am so sorry payment is taken at the time of booking.


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    Answered on April 29, 2021
  • Hi, I am looking to book for one night in September before we start the NC500. I am wondering if there is parking at the hostel?

    Yes the hostel has complimentary parking


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    Answered on July 15, 2021
  • Can you do your own food there?

    At the moment our self catering facilities are closed. However there is a seating area available for takeaways and shop bought food as well as hot water and free tea and coffee.


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    Answered on July 25, 2021
  • Are 17 year olds allowed to book and stay alone because?

    Hi there, Yes, anyone from age 16 and up can stay alone in the rooms.


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    Asked about: 2 Person Private Double Room Ensuite • Answered on August 16, 2021
  • Hi. Is there a shared kitchen Ican cook in?

    Hi there, No, at the moment our self catering facilities are closed. However we do offer a dining room with free tea, coffee and access to hot water from 7.30am-9.30am and 4pm-9pm.


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    Answered on August 14, 2021
  • Do I need a lock for the lockers?

    Yes you need a lock if you wish to use the locker.


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    Answered on October 12, 2019
  • Do you offer luggage storage?

    We offer a luggage storage


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    Answered on October 12, 2019
  • good afternoon i have a dog him and welcome or not and allowed

    Hello, I'm afraid there are no dogs allowed in our hostel in Inverness, however the SYHA Cairngorm Lodge Youth Hostel allows dogs: Glenmore, Aviemore PH22 1QY +44 (0) 1479 861 238 cairngormlodge@hostellingscotland.org.uk kind regards, Yne


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    Answered on June 3, 2021
  • Hi, Do you accept dogs ?

    We are only able to accept assistance dogs


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    Answered on April 27, 2021
  • Do i have access on microwave?

    No, there is no access to a microwave.


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    Asked about: Triple Room • Answered on July 25, 2021
  • HI,DO YOU ACCEPT DOGS.

    I am sorry the hostel can only accept assistance dogs


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    Answered on May 19, 2021
  • Are there towels supplied?

    Towels are supplied in Private rooms, otherwise we have towels at Reception for £3.00 to rent.


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    Answered on February 29, 2020
  • Are sheets and towels included?

    Sheets are included , towels are included in private room hire. You can hire a towel on site.


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    Answered on October 12, 2019
  • Hi there! I plan to book a ‘one person private room en-suite’ if yours but I am a bit concerned about the WiFi conditions... is it good?

    Hello! we have got WiFi which works in the whole building. regards,


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    Answered on June 7, 2021
  • Hi. i will have my bike with me, can you offer a ground floor single room on 14th til 15th june?

    Hello, Yes, we have bike storage available for our guests. We still have single rooms available for 14th June, however not on the ground floor: either on the 1st or the 2nd. You can book online or give us a call. kind regards, Yne


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  • Are linens, all sheets, duvets and pillow cases, available on site? Or must we bring our own?

    All bed linen is provided for you.


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    Answered on January 1, 2020
  • Is there an elevator?

    There is no elevator


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  • Can I use my own sleeping bag?

    You are not allowed to use your own sleeping bag


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Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Inverness Castle
    0.6 miles
  • Inverness Museum & Art Gallery
    0.6 miles
  • Caledonian Canal
    0.6 miles
  • Raigmore Hospital
    0.8 miles
  • RNI Community Hospital
    1 miles
  • Caledonian Thistle
    1.1 miles
  • University of the Highlands and Islands, Inverness
    1.1 miles
  • Culloden Battlefield
    4.3 miles
  • Castle Stuart Golf Links
    5.2 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Cafe/Bar Velocity
    0.3 miles
  • Restaurant Pizza Express
    0.6 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Hootananny's
    0.7 miles
  • Cafe/Bar The Black Isle Bar
    0.9 miles
Top attractions
  • Kilravock Castle
    8.8 miles
  • Fort George
    8.8 miles
  • Aigas Golf Course
    9.3 miles
  • Cawdor Castle
    11 miles
Natural Beauty
  • River River Ness
    1.4 miles
  • Lake Loch Ness
    5.9 miles
  • River River Nairn
    15.9 miles
  • River Fall of Foyers
    19.8 miles
  • Mountain Meall Fuar-mhonaidh
    24.2 miles
  • Mountain Ben Wyvis
    29.9 miles
Public transit
  • Train Inverness Train Station
    0.5 miles
Closest Airports
  • Inverness Airport
    7.3 miles
How to get to Inverness Youth Hostel from Inverness Airport
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Restaurant

    Food: Scottish

    Open for: Breakfast, Dinner

Amenities of Inverness Youth Hostel Great facilities! Review score, 8.2
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Garden
Activities
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Chocolate/Cookies Additional charge
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Bottle of water Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Street parking
Services
  • Lockers
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Packed lunches
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
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House rules Inverness Youth Hostel takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

4:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

7:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking for more than 9 people, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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The fine print

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 Hosteling Scotland and HI using these channels are not entitled to a membership refund).

Individual reservations (Up to 9 people) - can cancel free of charge until 7 days before the arrival date. If canceled within the 7 days before the arrival 100 percent of the total price will be charged.

Groups reservations (more than 9 people) - 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 Hosteling Scotland National Office, Stirling. It may take 7 to 10 working days from the date of cancelation request for the refund to be processed back onto the original card used.

Parties with children under 12 years will only be accommodated in private rooms, where available. Hosteling Scotland advises that additional notice be given to the destination youth hostel when traveling with children, to ensure that suitable accommodations is available.

There is no capacity for extra beds or cots.

Check-in from 16.00 to 21.30 and check-out is until 10.00. Our Edinburgh Central Hostel does have a 24-hour reception. You are welcome to arrive at any time, although room access is from after 15:00. Guests do have all-day access to the youth hostel once check-in is complete.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Please inform Inverness Youth Hostel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Restaurant is closed from Sat, Jul 24, 2021 until Fri, Dec 31, 2021

FAQs about Inverness Youth Hostel

  • The prices at Inverness Youth Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Inverness Youth Hostel is 2,950 feet from the center of Inverness.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Inverness Youth Hostel (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private Parking
    • Parking
    • Street parking
    • Accessible parking
    • Free parking

  • Inverness Youth Hostel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Golf course (within 2 miles)