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Pitlochry Youth Hostel

Knockard Road, Pitlochry PH16 5HJ, Scotland
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Randa_kel Christchurch, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed as a couple in a 4 person room. Pros: cleanest kitchen seen in any hostel ever, good lounge rooms (1 for TV and 1 for other) which are social, off street car parking Cons: no free wifi - £6 for 20mins

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was travelling with my husband and we hadn't planned staying here but decided to on our way from Inverness down to Crieff. The town is beautiful and the hostel itself is lovely. The staff we encountered were extremely friendly and helpful. The location is great, only a short walk into the town which as previously mentioned is lovely. There... More

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Ipswich, Massachusetts
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Perfect walking distance to downtown. Just be aware that's it is on a hill, therefore getting back is all uphill. Friendly and very helpful staff. Clean and comfy room, ours had an ensuite bathroom/shower, not sure if all rooms do. We stayed in October 2013 and saw the Enchanted Forest.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

Great views, lovely friendly staff and easily available facilities. No frills and some refurb would be good but this place does what it says on the tin - and the views are amazing over the town. Also very quiet - we took two small children with us and this is always a concern, but no issues at all.

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York, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

Aberdeen Academicals' Golf Society chose Pitlochry for our inaugural annual reunion and we were very well looked after by Chris, Pete and Wilma at the Youth Hostel. Great views, clean rooms and common areas and really good catering. Just watch out for the pothole as you turn in to the drive.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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63 reviews 63 reviews
57 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

We thoroughly enjoyed a night at this hostel , nice and handy for the town and an evening walk . The view from he dining room was great . We had a lovely room with a good view too including a beautiful garden next door.

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Langholm, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

Pitlochry YH has incredible views overlooking the town. I had a warm welcome from the manager, who was helpful in telling me where everything was. All of the bedrooms are upstairs, and with subtle steps in between. it's a bit short on car parking. Dining room views are amazing, looking across the Tay Valley, and the town. Kitchen fairly small,... More

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Antigua, Sacatepequez, Guatemala
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30 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

But it depends on your definition. I picked this place based soley on the nice location with the views over Pitlochry and I'm in 2 minds now whether it was the right choice for me personally. The location is certainly very pleasant and the views are as good as promised but the hostel itself is not really what I think... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

First the reception will be open late in the afternoon (and so hoping you can sleep there). And then the person at the desk might like you or not, if not you get that noticed. Later that day I get warned before going to kitchen that i need to clean the kitchen after using it, with a mad voice. I... More

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

Stayed here for one night with a friend during a cycling tour of Scotland. The hotel is exactly how it should be, efficient, clean and wecoming. Staff offered us half price tickets to the theatre upon arrival and although we were too tired to go, it was nice of them to offer. It felt more welcoming than the usual sign... More

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Address: Knockard Road, Pitlochry PH16 5HJ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Perth and Kinross > Pitlochry
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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