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Saturday: 9am - 5pm
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YHA Ironbridge Coalbrookdale


1 Paradise, Coalbrookdale, Telford, Shropshire, TF8 7NR

T: 0845 371 9325

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Board GamesClassroom/Educational meeting roomCot availableCredit cards accepted

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This hostel provides the following facilities:

Board Games

Classroom/Educational meeting room

Cot available

Credit cards accepted




Group catering available

Meals available


Picnic lunch available

Restaurant/dining room

School Trips

Trade Bookings


Under 3s welcome



74 Beds

How to book

This hostel is not bookable through the YHA site, please make group + family bookings through our sister site, YHA Exclusive Hire

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About YHA Ironbridge Coalbrookdale

This wonderful Victorian building with modern facilities is a groups-only hostel set in the Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site, an area steeped in industrial history with 10 museums to explore - ideal for school trips. If you're looking for activity breaks, you can take a canoe onto the River Severn or explore the Shropshire countryside. Meals are available in the restaurant, have a look at a sample menu of what we have to offer here. If you are a family or individual visiting the area, you can stay at our sister site Ironbridge Coalport 3 miles away.

Summer Camps 2014 is now available for booking at YHA Ironbridge Coalbrookdale! Find out more here.

Rural Menu PDF (18KB) Rural Menu PDF (18KB)Click here to have a look at a sample menu (18KB).


Need to know

Families and individuals visiting the area can stay at Ironbridge Coalport three miles away.

Towels are not supplied. They are available to hire from reception for £2 (+ £5 deposit) or please bring your own. Bedding is supplied.

Reception Times:
07.30 - 12.00
17.00 - 21.30

Hostel Closing Times:

Is the hostel open every day of the year?

Manager recommends

  • This Gorge offers so much, but from Coalbrookdale you must take a walk and step back in time at Blists Hill Victorian Town. A walk into Ironbridge for a well earned drink on the banks of the River Severn finishes off a perfect day.

Volunteering opportunities

YHA Ironbridge Coalbrookdale has several volunteering opportunities available. Email volunteers@yha.org.uk for more information on any of the following:

- Duke of Edinburgh Gold Residentials in December
- Winter help with deep cleaning
- Summer Camp vounteers

YHA Exclusive Hire

Invite all your family and friends along to YHA Coalbrookdale and hire out the whole property for yourself. To do so please visit our YHA Exclusive Hire website. Open for group bookings all weekends of the year.

YHA School Trips

YHA Ironbridge Coalbrookdale is a groups-only hostel set in the Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site, making it perfect for a learning-based school trip. The hostel provides up to 74 beds, group catering and classroom facilities.

Visit the YHA School Trips website for more information.

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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