Ballater Hostel

Ballater, Aberdeenshire


Ballater Hostel offers excellent accommodation in Ballater, Aberdeenshire. We are the perfect place to escape to from pressures of modern life.

Our lovely hostel has 25 beds and sleeps up to 28 people. We have 6 bedrooms, all of which have en suite facilities. Every bed has a private reading light and all the upstairs beds have a personal power point. A travel cot is available on request.

The kitchen is well equipped and available for all the guests to use. Facilities include fresh tea/coffee/hot chocolate, instant hot water boiler, electric oven with 6 hobs, 2 large fridges, 2 toasters, a microwave, crockery and free herbs and spices.

The dining room and lounge are perfect for relaxing in. There are two large dining tables with benches and plenty of stools. There is also a breakfast bar with stools. The lounge has two sofas as well as bean bags and there is a wood burning stove.

A drying and laundry room is available and we have bike storage which is undercover. We have space for 15 bikes and this area is locked and secure.

We are on the east of Cairngorms National Park, Britain’s largest park. Five of Scotland’s six highest mountains lie within the park. You can enjoy a range of activities here: hiking, mountain biking and skiing. In Aberdeenshire there are over 100 castles. Just 8 miles from Ballater is one of the most famous castles in Scotland – Balmoral – the Scottish holiday home to the Royal Family. A number of superb attractions are nearby:

Loch Muick.

Royal Lochnagar Distillery.

Muir of Dinnet National Nature Reserve.

Balmoral Castle.


For more information about our hostel in Aberdeenshire please visit our website.

Disabled facilities by arrangement – please enquire for details.

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Features & Amenities

  • Disabled Facilities
  • Children Welcome
  • Wifi
  • Freeview TV
  • Golf Nearby
  • Independent

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Pricing :

    Price per person per night from £18.70

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