Membership of SYHA Hostelling Scotland provides access to all of our Youth Hostels in Scotland. In addition members can access over 4000 Youth Hostels in 80 other countries around the world through Hostelling International.
SYHA Hostelling Scotland membership costs just £10 per year (free to students and juniors) making it great value whether you are travelling at home or abroad. A temporary membership fee of £2 each night is charged to non-members.
Membership Categories & Prices
|Junior (under 16yrs)
|Family & Friends
When you become a member of SYHA Hostelling Scotland, you will receive a number of membership benefits:
Access to all SYHA Hostelling Scotland Youth Hostels at special members’ prices.
Access to around 70 Youth Hostels in Scotland.
Automatic membership of Hostelling International.
Access to over 4000 Youth Hostels in 80 other countries around the world.
Discounts and special offers.
From car hire and sightseeing tours to visitor attractions and discounted shopping.
Annual Hosteller Magazine.
Keeping you up-to-date with news, events and holiday ideas.
Packed with news, events and special offers.
Supporting our network.
Helping us to deliver our charitable objectives.
Opportunity to join a Members' Group.
Our Members Groups are another way to meet like-minded individuals who share a particular interest or hobby.
SYHA Hostelling Scotland offers free membership to under 16’s, students in full time education and Young Scot NEC card holders. To get a Young Scot NEC card call the Young Scot Info Line on 0808 801 0338.
How to Join
- By phone: +44 (0)1786 891400
- By post: Download a membership application form HERE
- At a hostel: Buy your membership at any of our youth hostels (excluding Glen Affric and affiliate hostels) please bring photographic ID when joing at our Youth Hostels
Please note: All new memberships to be posted outside the UK will be charged a postage and packaging fee of £2.50. Collection can be arranged at any Youth Hostel or posted free of charge to a UK postal address. Replacement membership cards will be charged at £5 for life memberships and £3.50 for all other cards. Please contact the Membership Team to arrange.