YHA in Wales
YHA Poppit Sands
Cardigan, Pembroke, SA43 3LP
"Excellent" - 91% Customer Satisfaction Based on 35 customer scores

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  • Booking for more than 16 people? Click here

    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
  • Cot available
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Cycle store
  • Dining room
  • Garden/grounds
  • Great for cycling
  • Great for walking
  • Great for watersports
  • Laundry
  • Lounge
  • Private rooms available
  • Self catering only
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Shop
  • Suitable for families
  • Trade bookings
  • YHA Exclusive Hire
  • Parking
  • 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

09.00 - 10.00
17.00 - 21.00


17.00 - 21.00


09.00 - 10.00

Open every day?

From 1st March until 31st October, YHA Poppit Sands is open every day. YHA Exclusive Hire is available for weekends throughout the summer. From 1st November until 28th February, the hostel is only open to group bookings and YHA Exclusive Hire.

Towels and 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 no coach access and only limited car parking on site, but there's additional parking ½ mile away. Local charges apply between the hours of 9am and 5pm.

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Maps & Directions


YHA Poppit Sands, Sea View, Poppit, Cardigan, Pembroke, SA43 3LP

How to get here

Turn right in the village of St Dogmaels to Poppit Sands and follow the B4546. Hostel signposted opposite RNLI Station. Hostel is 1/2 mile up the hill.

Public Transport: View travel options.

Contact Information

Hostel: +44 345 371 9037
Email: poppit@yha.org.uk
Social Media:
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Map References

OS Map: 145
OS Grid ref: SN144487
Longitude: -4.710276
Latitude: 52.106396

Tourist Information

Tourist Office: 01239 613230
Website: http://www.visitwales.co.uk/contact-visit-wales/tic%27s-tourist-information-centres/
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YHA Exclusive Hire

To enjoy YHA Poppit Sands for just you, your friends and family visit our YHA Exclusive Hire website and hire the whole property. Open for bookings at weekends all year round.

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