Overview of Hostel
Hosted in the modern residences of Perth College UHI and open from June-August each summer, Perth Youth Hostel offers a choice of single and twin ensuite rooms or apartments, all with access to a self-catering kitchen and lounge area. There are 4 or 5 rooms in each unit, so groups can enjoy exclusiv
By bus: Citylink, Megabus, Stagecoach and Traveline all serve Perth bus station. Buses 14, 15, and 115 will bring you to the youth hostel/college entrance. (1 and 2 nearby bring you close as well.) The bus station is across from the train station
By train: the station is in the centre of town. It was designed by famous architect Sir William Tite and won an architectural prize. Train times and station information available from National Rail Enquiries
On foot: a splendid promenade walk in the city centre is only a couple of miles from the college residences. You can walk from the bus/train station to the youth hostel in 25 minutes
By car: the youth hostel (at Perth College residences) is located on Crieff Road and ample parking is available in the main car park beside the residences’ office.
Perth - otherwise known as ?The Fair City? - offers something for all tastes and ages, with its wide range of cafes, restaurants, bars, nightclubs, concert hall and a theatre. Not to be missed is Scone Palace, original home of Scotland's Stone of Destiny where 42 of Scotland's kings were crowned.
Conditions & Policy
Breakfast not included Taxes included All bookings will include a temporary membership fee per person per night. (Full, existing members of Hostelling Scotland and HI using these channels are not entitled to a membership refund.) From the age of 5 to 15 years, young people must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and may be accommodated in a single-gendered shared room with the parent or guardian and other guests, at the discretion and responsibility of the parent or guardian. The young person/people, the parent/guardian and the other occupants of the room must be of the same gender. Hostelling Scotland advise that additional notice be given to the destination youth hostel when travelling with children, to ensure that suitable accommodation is available. Contact details can be found on your booking confirmation. Parties with young children (under 5 years) will only be accommodated in designated family rooms, where available. There is no capacity for extra beds or cots in a shared dormitory or private accommodation. No stag or hen parties are permitted at any youth hostel. Hostelling Scotland does not accept American Express cards as payment or guarantee. When booking for more than 9 people: - Full prepayment is required within 8 weeks of arrival as otherwise the booking will automatically be cancelled. - The following cancellation charges will apply to the entire booking: 57 days or more - 20% of total cost 56 to 29 days - 55% of total cost 28 to day of arrival - 100% of total cost