Habitat Hostel is a 25 bed (sleeps 28) five star self-catering hostel situated in the centre of Ballater, near Balmoral, on the east side of the Cairngorms National Park. Our bunk and private rooms offer great accommodation for groups, families and independent travellers. Our rooms range from 2, 6 and 8 bedded mixed dorm bunk rooms to private family rooms. All rooms are ensuite. Prices from £20 pppn. Large open plan kitchen/dining/communal area with wood burning stove. Drying room and cycle storage available. Either book the whole hostel, a room or just a bed. No minimum stay. Excellent facilities, comfortable beds and a friendly welcome.