Media Release: Autumn discounts in Scotland’s stunning Youth Hostels

SYHA Hostelling Scotland has launched a 30 per cent discount on bookings made before the end of October making it the perfect time to book a visit for those wanting to explore and appreciate Scotland’s magnificent cities and scenery without blowing the budget.

SYHA Hostelling Scotland is offering this exclusive 30 per cent discount for stays taken Sunday-Thursday throughout the month of October.

This offer will be available at the following Youth Hostels:

Aberdeen, Aviemore, Braemar, Cairngorm Lodge, Crianlarich, Glen Nevis, Glencoe, Inverness, Oban, Pitlochry, Ratagan, Broadford, Lochranza, Port Charlotte (Islay), Tobermory, Glasgow, Inveraray, Rowardennan Lodge and Stirling.

Simply pick a Youth Hostel, choose your dates and take a note of the relevant promotional code.

Promotional codes: Mon 1st October – Thursday 4th October SYHA/OCT1

Sunday 7th October – Thursday 11th October YHA/OCT2

Sunday 14th October – Thursday 18th October SYHA/OCT3

Sunday 21st October – Thursday 25th October SYHA/OCT4

Sunday 28th October – Wednesday 31st October SYHA/OCT5

With 19 youth hostels to choose from in this offer, located across Scotland, SYHA offers a wide range of accommodation to suit all ages and holiday types.

As well as traditional multi-share rooms offering unbeatable deals for those on a tight budget, most of the SYHA Youth Hostels now offer private and family rooms, and many with en-suite facilities.

Over two-thirds of SYHA Youth Hostels are rated three-star and above by VisitScotland’s star rating with two, five-star Youth Hostels, including Oban.

For more information or to book online, visit with your relevant code before 31 October.

Terms and Conditions

• Customer must quote promotional code at time of booking – no discounts can be applied retrospectively  • Discount applies to new bookings only  • Offer does not include RentaHostel, private hire, catering or SYHA Affiliate Hostels  • Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer  • Offer applies to accommodation only (bed & room bookings  • Standard terms and conditions apply  • Subject to availability


Contact: Roanna Laverty Tel: 01786 891400 Email:

Notes to Editors

SYHA is an 81 year-old charity which provides youth hostelling accommodation for the education, health and wellbeing of people in Scotland and beyond.

SYHA currently has a network of around 65 Youth Hostels, including 25 independently-run affiliate hostels.

As a not-for-profit organisation, any income generated from the provision of youth hostelling is invested back into the network of Youth Hostels in Scotland.

SYHA is open to all and offers free membership to young people under the age of 16 along with those in full time education.

We are part of the Hostelling International Network which offers affordable and accessible opportunities to visit locations in 80 countries across the world.

SYHA hosts on average 500,000 guests annually bringing people to Scotland from all over the world.

VisitScotland estimates that SYHA contributes over £24million pa to the local tourism economy.

The charity’s youth hostels serve most of the country’s most desirable destinations, from key urban locations to breath-taking rural areas, including some of Scotland’s most remote, and enticing, beauty spots.

SYHA Hostelling Scotland is part of the VisitScotland Hostel Quality Assurance Scheme and the largest participant in the Green Tourism Business Scheme in Scotland.

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Contact: Roanna Laverty
Phone: 07759299478