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YHA Langdon Beck
Barnard Castle, Co Durham, DL12 0XN
"Excellent" - 92% Customer Satisfaction Based on 49 customer scores

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    Admissions Policy:
    Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult (aged 18 or over).
    Children under 11 are welcome at YHA but can only stay in private or family rooms or in our camping and cabins products.
    Children aged between 11 and 16 can stay in dorm rooms as long as they are accompanied by an adult of the same gender.

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Availability Calendar

Can't find a bed on your preferred date? Try choosing a different room type from the selection box above. Alternatively please call us on 0800 0191 700 or +44 (0) 1629 592 700. Members of YHA or Hostelling International are entitled to a discount of up to £3/night off the prices quoted above for bookings at YHA operated properties. Member discounts are redeemable at the checkout stage of your online booking. Family room prices are only available if your booking contains at least one adult and one child under 18.


  • Board games
  • Classroom
  • Cot available
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Cycle store
  • Drying room
  • Great for cycling
  • Great for mountain biking
  • Great for walking
  • Great for watersports
  • Group catering available
  • Laundry
  • Licensed bar
  • Lounge
  • Meals available
  • Packed lunch available
  • Private rooms available
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Suitable for families
  • Under 3s welcome
  • YHA Exclusive Hire
  • YHA School Trips
  • Parking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Ambulant accessible
  • En suite rooms available
  • Housekeeping
  • Bedding Provided
  • Private Rooms
Take the whole place for yourself - Hire out the entire hostel from just £6 per person



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Need to Know

Reception Times

08.00 - 10.00
17.00 - 22.30


17.00 - 22.30


08.00 - 10.00

Open every day?

No, YHA Langdon Beck is open to families and individual travellers during weekends and school holidays from 1st March until 31st October. From Monday to Thursday YHA Langdon Beck is available for group bookings. From 1st November until 28th February YHA Langdon Beck is open for group bookings and for YHA Exclusive Hire.

Hostel closing times


Towels & Toiletries

Hand soap is provided next to all sinks. Towels are not supplied as standard but can be rented or purchased from reception. Bedding is supplied in all rooms.


There is free parking on-site.


Pets are not permitted at YHA Langdon Beck. Assistance dogs are welcome.

Payment accepted online


Payments accepted at property


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Maps & Directions


Forest-in-Teesdale, Barnard Castle, Co Durham, DL12 0XN

How to get here

By car: The hostel is on B6277, six miles from Middleton in Teesdale.

Public Transport

The 73 bus runs from Langdon Beck to Middleton-in-Teesdale, about 10 miles away - please note this bus only runs once a week on a Wednesday.

Public Transport: View travel options.

Contact Information

Hostel: +44 345 371 9027
Email: langdonbeck@yha.org.uk

Map References

OS Map: 91
OS Grid ref: NY860304
Longitude: -2.218251
Latitude: 54.6692

Tourist Information

Tourist Office: 03000 26 26 26
Website: http://www.thisisdurham.com/

YHA Exclusive Hire

Make YHA Langdon Beck your home for a few days by booking the whole place to yourself! Visit our YHA Exclusive Hire website for more details. Available every weekend of the year.

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