The hostel is open all year.
Reception is open 8-10am and 5-10pm 7 days a week.
HOSTEL CHECK-IN/CHECK OUT
– anytime between 5pm-10pm on day of arrival. If you think you may arrive after 10pm just give us a bell as we can sort something out.
– by 10am. Please be aware that Ballater Hostel closes to all guests between 10am - 5pm for cleaning (unless you are staying more than one night in which case you'll be able to gain access from 4pm on your second night onwards). Please help us to maintain our high standard of cleanliness by vacating the hostel between these times.
We accept cash, card, bank transfer and cheque (please note bank transfers and cheques must be paid in advance).
A non-refundable deposit of 10% of the booking total is required to secure the booking. Until this has been made the booking is not secure.
For any booking, other than a Book Every Bed booking, if the booking is cancelled less than 2 days before arrival then a charge equal to the first night of the stay will be made. In the event of a no show or booking reduction (after arrival date) the full cost of the booking is charged.
BOOK EVERY BED CANCELLATIONS
For Book Every Bed bookings our cancellation charges depend on the notice period given: