Highlander Bunkhouse

Highlander Bunkhouse
Aberdeenshire & Moray


Set in the heart of North East Scotland ideal for touring and walking, visiting castles or distilleries, checking out the heritage of the area including the Gordon Clan and well placed for day trips to the coast or mountains Located in the heart of Castle Country and ideally located for the Whisky Trail, the Bunkhouse is attached to the Gordon Arms Hotel,a listed building in the conservation square of Huntly.

There is a choice of 2-bed, 4-bed and 6-bed dorms, ideal for families and small groups. There are excellent self catering facilities with two well-equipped kitchens.

The Hostel is located in an ideal touring centre with Aberdeen, Inverness, the Moray Coast and the Cairngorms all within easy reach. Huntly is a traditional market town with its own unique history including being the place where the Gordon Highlanders regiment was raised by Duchess Jean Gordon.

The castle is open daily and throughout the year. There is an abundance of wildlife in the area including the Peregrine Watch and the Falconry Centre.

There are many walks from gentle strolls through the Forestry ommission signed walks to harder walks in the Cabrach and the trails between Huntly-Dufftown and Keith. Outdoor types are well catered for with fishing, horse riding, golf,cycling and skiing at the Nordic Ski Centre

The perfect place to stay for:

Long distance hiking
Hillwalking / mountaineering
History & heritage

What's nearby:

Places to eat nearby

4 star VisitScotland Hostel Rating
VisitScotland Hostel Rating

Key Info

Highlander Bunkhouse Gordon Arms Hotel The Square Huntly AB54 8AF

Tel 01466 792288

Number of beds Beds 30
Nearest public transport



Self-catering kitchen
Family friendly
Dorm Rooms