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YHA Port Eynon


Old Lifeboat House, Port Eynon, Swansea, SA3 1NN

T: 0845 371 9135

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BBQ areaBoard GamesCot availableCycle Hire

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This hostel provides the following facilities:

BBQ area

Board Games

Cot available

Cycle Hire

Cycle Store

Drying room


En suite rooms available

Family breaks



Self catering only

Self-catering dining room

Self-catering kitchen


Table Licence

Under 3s welcome

32 Beds

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About YHA Port Eynon

Once a lifeboat station, YHA Port Eynon is situated right on an award-winning beach and is excellent for cheap family holidays and activity breaks, with bodyboarding, kayaking, rockpooling and swimming. The Gower Peninsula, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, has 34 miles of breathtaking coastal routes great for walking holidays and stunning beaches to explore on your family holiday in Wales. The hostel has spectactular views from the lounge and a log fire to keep you cosy in the winter. As this is a licensed premises, guests are not permitted to consume their own alcohol unless the whole hostel is booked for Exclusive Hire.

This property is also available for Exclusive Hire during the winter months. Click here for more details.

Need to know

The hostel is self catering only.

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

Car parking is 200 metres from hostel, free to guests of YHA Port Eynon between October and end of February, and from 7 .00 pm and 9.00 am all year.

From March 1st to September 30th between 9.00 am and 7 pm there is a parking charge, tickets can be purchased at the machine in the main village car park.

Reception Times:
08.30 - 10.00
17.00 - 22.00

Is the hostel open every day of the year?

Manager recommends

  • After a day's walking or watersports, watch the sunset over Rhossili beach or have a campfire on the beach right outside the hostel.

Volunteering opportunities

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

YHA Exclusive Hire

Invite all your family and friends along to YHA Port Eynon and hire the whole property for yourself. To do so please visit the YHA Exclusive Hire website. Open for bookings every weekend of the year.

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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