Youth Hostel, Ooty
is a Home away from Home. It’s a joint venture of the Government of
India and Government of Tamilnadu. Youth Hostels provide simple accommodation
at moderate cost for three days at a time
It is a place for forming friendship, recreation and
informal education. It provides young people on their educational excursions
inexpensive hosteling facilities in the form of dormitories – separate for
ladies and gents.
It is a non-religious, non-political, non-commercial
unit transcending barriers of caste, creed or social background.
Youth Hostels are not to be mistaken for luxury homes;
nor are they to be mistaken for residential hostels, which provide boarding
lodging for long periods