YHA in South West
YHA Portland
Portland, Dorset, DT5 1AU
"Excellent" - 92% Customer Satisfaction Based on 56 customer scores
3 Star Hostel Accommodation - Visit England
3 Star Hostel

Best Price Guarantee - Member discounts and no booking fee

10% Off Breakfast

Beds from £15.00
Private rooms from £29.00
Family rooms from £23.00
Camping from £12.50

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  • Booking for more than 16 people? Click here

    Please Note:
    If you plan to bring children under 5, please stay in a Private Room.
    Children under 15? Please be accompained with an adult staying in the same room.
    Aged 16 or 17? Please bring a friend or adult if staying in Shared Accommodation.

  • We are no longer taking bookings for customers wishing to arrive today. Please select alternative dates or location.

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.


  • BBQ area
  • Board games
  • Camping & Cabins
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Cycle store
  • Dining room
  • Drying room
  • En suite rooms available
  • Garden/grounds
  • Great for climbing
  • Great for cycling
  • Great for family breaks
  • Great for mountain biking
  • Great for walking
  • Great for watersports
  • Group catering available
  • Laundry
  • Library/Quiet room
  • Licensed bar
  • Lounge
  • Meals available
  • Packed lunch available
  • Parking
  • Private rooms available
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Sole use
  • Suitable for families
  • TV
  • Under 3s welcome
  • YHA Exclusive Hire
  • YHA School Trips
  • 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 - 22.00


17.00 - 22.00


08.00 - 10.00

Towels and toiletries

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


The car parking is around the sides of the hostel so approximately three metres from the camping area.

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Maps & Directions


Hardy House, Castle Road, Castle Town, Portland, DT5 1AU

How to get here

By car: Avoid Weymouth as traffic can be heavy and slow. From the east and north use the A43, A34 Newbury to Andover, A354 Salisbury, Dorchester. A35 signed Honiton take left at first roundabout to Martinstown and follow signs for Hardy's Monument and Weymouth. From the west head for Honiton, at Bridport and take turning signed Burton Bradstock and Abbotsbury then as above.

Public Transport
The nearest coach stop is in Weymouth, 3.3 miles away.

Book your coach tickets here.

Public Transport: View travel options.

Contact Information

Hostel: +44 845 371 9339 (calls cost 3p per minute plus your phone company's access charge.)
Email: portland@yha.org.uk

Map References

OS Map: 194
OS Grid ref: SY685741
Longitude: -2.446242
Latitude: 50.563974

Tourist Information

Tourist Office: 01305 785747
Website: http://www.visitweymouth.co.uk/index.php?resource=360

YHA Exclusive Hire

Make YHA Portland your home for a few days by booking the whole place to yourself! Visit our YHA Exclusive Hire website for more details. Available for bookings from the autumn half term to the Easter holidays.

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