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Saturday: 9am - 5pm
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YHA Borth


Morlais, Borth, Ceredigion, SY24 5JS

T: 01970 871498

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Activity breaksBoard GamesClassroom/Educational meeting roomConference facilities

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This hostel provides the following facilities:

Activity breaks

Board Games

Classroom/Educational meeting room

Conference facilities

Cot available

Credit cards accepted

Cycle Store

Drying room


En suite rooms available

Family breaks

Games Room


Group catering available



Meals available


Picnic lunch available

Private rooms available

Restaurant/dining room

Self-catering kitchen

Suitable for families

Table Licence

Trade Bookings


Under 3s welcome

60 Beds

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About YHA Borth

Overlooking Cardigan Bay with the chance of seeing dolphins and seals and just 20 metres from a beautiful sandy beach, this Edwardian house is perfect for a UK coastal holiday and is ideal for cheap family breaks or school trips in Wales. Don't miss the amazing petrified forest which is visible at low tide. We have a licensed restaurant serving hearty meals to fill you up after a day exploring. Have a look at a sample menu of what you can expect when you eat with us here. Nine of our 11 bedrooms have sea views.

Need to know

Reception Times:
08.00 - 12.00
17.00 - 22.30

Is the hostel open every day of the year?

Manager recommends

  • Time it right and you’ll see the petrified forest at low tide on Borth beach, about 300 metres from the front of the hostel towards Ynys–Las sand dunes. The Ynyslas and Ynys Hir nature reserves, Nant Yr Arian Forestry Centre and the world renowned Centre for Alternative Technology are all nearby - ideal for school trips. Four miles of sands just 20 metres from the hostel make this great for a cheap UK family beach break in Wales.

Volunteering opportunities

There are currently no volunteering opportunities at YHA Borth. Please visit YHA Volunteering to see what opportunities are available.

Under 5? Please stay in a Private Room.
Under 15? Please be accompanied with an Adult staying in the same room.
Aged 16 or 17? Please bring a friend or Adult if staying in Shared Accommodation.

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