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YHA Ironbridge Coalport


John Rose Building, High Street, Coalport, Shropshire, TF8 7HT

T: 0845 371 9325

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Board GamesCafe barClassroom/Educational meeting roomConference facilities

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This hostel provides the following facilities:

Board Games

Cafe bar

Classroom/Educational meeting room

Conference facilities

Cot available

Credit cards accepted

Cycle Store


Drying room

En suite rooms available

Games Room

Group catering available

Internet access

Library / Quiet room


Meals available

Picnic lunch available

Private rooms available

Restaurant/dining room

School Trips

Self-catering dining room

Self-catering kitchen

Suitable for families

Table Licence

Trade Bookings


Under 3s welcome




82 Beds

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About YHA Ironbridge Coalport

Our second option for breaks in Shropshire, but still within the Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site. YHA Coalport occupies the oldest surviving Coalport china works building, and is ideal for activity breaks, school trips or short weekend breaks. See examples of the china made in the area at the museum next door. There's plenty to do for walking holidays and sightseeing holidays alike. Walk along the Shropshire Canal to the 200-year old Tar Tunnel, visit the famous bridge or the science museum, Enginuity! Enjoy a meal in our licensed café bar after your busy day. Have a look at a Sample Menu before you arrive.

YHA members can enjoy free Wi-Fi in social areas at YHA Ironbridge Coalport!

Free wi-fi for members

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Need to know

Our other hostel in the Ironbridge Gorge, YHA Coalbrookdale, is available for group bookings on 'Escape To' and exclusive hire.

Reception Times:
07.30 - 23.00

Hostel Closing Times:

Is the hostel open every day of the year?

Manager recommends

  • This Gorge offers so much to do for a sightseeing holiday or school trip, but if you're just on a weekend break you must take a walk from Coalbrookdale and step back in time at Blist Hill Victorian Town. On longer walking holidays or activity breaks, 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 Coalport have several volunteering opportunities available. Email volunteers@yha.org.uk for more information on any of the following:

- Volunteer handyman (small maintenance tasks such as painting and changing lightbulbs)
- Local work experience placements
- International work experience placements from September to February
- Winter help with deep cleaning

Contact YHA

YHA England & Wales

Trevelyan House, Dimple Road
Matlock, Derbyshire

Freephone: 0800 0191 700
Telephone: 01629 592 700
Email: customerservices@yha.org.uk

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