The youth hostel is located just 10 minutes' walk away from Stirling city centre on Stirling's Causewayhead Road (A9). Also 10 minutes away on foot are restaurants, bars, pubs, nightclubs, shops and a bus stop. Located next to the historic Stirling Bridge, the scene of one of William Wallace's greatest victories, the youth hostel is on the main bus route between Stirling and the University of Stirling's beautiful parkland campus, 3. 7 km away. The River Forth is only about 100 m away. Stirling Castle is about a 10-minute and Wallace Monument about a 15-minute walk away. The beach and coast of Aberdour can be reached in around 50 minutes' drive, as can the Queen Elizabeth Forest Park. Edinburgh is about 68 km away, while the ski region of Glenshee Braemar is roughly 120 km away. The youth hostel has 287 rooms in total. Car parking is also available on site. The youth hostel offers great value single standard and single en suite bedrooms. The rooms are located within apartments which sleep up to 7 persons. Each apartment offers a kitchen, fridge, cooker and microwave. In the case of standard rooms, the apartments also feature shared shower facilities whereas the en suite rooms feature their own shower. All rooms feature individually regulated heating. A golf course is located approximately 2 km away.