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YHA Ravenstor


Millers Dale, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 8SS

T: 0845 371 9655

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This hostel provides the following facilities:

Board Games

Classroom/Educational meeting room


Conference facilities

Cot available

Credit cards accepted

Cycle Store


Drying room

En suite rooms available

Family breaks

Games Room


Group catering available


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



71 Beds

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About YHA Ravenstor

You might not want to venture far beyond this impressive National Trust country house! Set in 60 acres of magnificent grounds with spectacular views - perfect for a cheap family holiday in the Peak District. Located at the point where Tideswell and Millers Dales meet, high above the River Wye, this country retreat offers great opportunities for activity breaks in the great outdoors, including superb walking holidays.

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

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Need to know

The hostel is only open to families and individuals at weekends and during school holidays.

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

Reception Times:
07.00 - 10.00
13.00 - 23.00

Hostel Closing Times:

Is the hostel open every day of the year?

Manager recommends

  • Walk along the Monsal Trail, a disused railway line through some beautiful countryside including Water-cum-Jolly alongside the River Wye and close to Cressbrook Mill. If you're looking for a great weekend getaway or a cheap family holiday in the Peak District, then this stunning country retreat is the place for you.

Volunteering opportunities

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

YHA School Trips

YHA Ravenstor provides the opportunity to combine action and adventure activities with educational programmes. The hostel has a large classroom and a separate lounge to provide a relaxing space for the teachers. Home cooked meals are available, and there is space for up to 71 people.

Visit the YHA School Trips website for more information.

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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