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Crianlarich Youth Hostel

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Station Road, Crianlarich, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park FK20 8QN Scotland See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

Truth be told this was a bit of a disappointment. Rooms were uncomfortably warm even with the windows open which made sleep difficult. The staff were (unfortunately) brusque at best which is a shame as they have obviously been helpful to other travellers. The common...More

Thank Howellsey
Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Crianlarich Youth HostelResponded 25 June 2018

Hello, Thanks for taking the time to post, I am sorry to read your review, our team constantly score highly for their customer service, so we will look into this. Thanks Lorna

Reviewed 26 May 2018

We were looking to do a transition between a run and a cycle and use the hostel to leave bikes/equipment for a short while. The staff at the hostel couldn't have been more helpful, definitely helping people experience the Scottish outdoors. Thank you!!

Thank Mairi D
Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Crianlarich Youth HostelResponded 31 May 2018

Hello, Thankls so much for your kind review, we will pass this onto our team. Lorna

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed in a 3 bed private room which was clean and functional with plenty hanging space. Could have done with a further power point and some bedside lighting. Kitchen and dining room spacious and clean. Female showers were not the best positioned immediately inside...More

Thank DonnaLumsden
Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Crianlarich Youth HostelResponded 31 May 2018

Hello, Thanks so much for taking the time to post and let us know about your stay. I have passed your comments onto our property team to investigate. Thanks Lorna

Reviewed 10 April 2018

Stayed here with my walking group over easter weekend. It's an excellent location and the dorms were fine and the staff helpful and friendly. The place was cold when we arrived as it had been closed for winter but warmed up by the evening. However,...More

Thank rmc12York
Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Crianlarich Youth HostelResponded 19 April 2018

Hello, Thanks so much for taking the time to post and let us know about your stay. I can confirm that we have recently just placed an order for new sofas to site and they will be with us in the next few weeks. Lorna

Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Stayed recently walking whw very clean comfortable and enjoyable night,we had a family room which we loved, staff around all the time to answer any questions, Davidson was fantastic very friendly and helpful and eager to please a definite asset, would certainly go back for...More

Thank cassfireman
Response from SYHAHostelling, Guest Relations Manager at Crianlarich Youth HostelResponded 12 October 2017

Hi, Thank you very much for your feedback, much appreciated and we will be sure to let David know about your kind words. Lorna Padden

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This friendly youth hostel is located just over an hour's drive from Stirling and provides a great base for families, groups and outdoor enthusiasts looking to explore the northern area of the Loch Lomond and ...More Trossachs National Park. Crianlarich Youth Hostel provides good budget accommodation and facilities include a well-equipped self-catering kitchen, multi-share and private bedrooms, a cosy lounge, large dining area and a drying room. There is also ramped access for wheelchair users, ample parking and a children's playground nearby. Wi-Fi during your stay: We do our best to deliver a free Wi-Fi service but apologise that connectivity, particularly in our rural locations, can be intermittent due to the level of our current broadband provision along with high usage when the youth hostel is busy. Please be assured we are endeavouring to improve where we can. We thank you for your patience and understanding. Less
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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USD 49 - USD 123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Crianlarich Youth Hostel Scotland
United Kingdom > Scotland > Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park > Crianlarich
Traveller (9)
Room & Suite (6)
Dining (3)
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Bradley I
12 April 2017|
Response from HostellingScot | Property representative |
Hi Bradley, Crianlarich doesn't cater for pets but Glencoe Youth Hostel to the north allows well-behaved dogs when booked in advance. More details can be found in the the FAQ section at the bottom of SYHA Hostelling... More
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"Book early to get 2 bed rooms, otherwise you get who you get in the dorms (everyone was nice)."
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"All rooms and dorms are en-suite"
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"Try asking for a dorm WITHOUT en-suite, which would be quieter and nicer."
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"they're all much the same"
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