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YHA Wilderhope Manor


Longville in the Dale, Shropshire, TF13 6EG

T: 0845 371 9149

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Board GamesClassroom/Educational meeting roomConference facilitiesCycle Store

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This hostel provides the following facilities:

Board Games

Classroom/Educational meeting room

Conference facilities

Cycle Store

En suite rooms available

Family breaks


Group catering available

Library / Quiet room


Meals available


Picnic lunch available

Private rooms available

Restaurant/dining room

School Trips

Self-catering kitchen

Sole Use

Suitable for families

Table Licence

Trade Bookings


75 Beds

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About YHA Wilderhope Manor

£500,000 REFURBISHMENT NOW COMPLETE! Visit YHA's stunning, Grade I listed Elizabethan manor in the heart of the Shropshire countryside. Perfect for family breaks, great for walking and ideal for functions and weddings, the Manor has been tastefully restored with the exquisite Bridal Suite complete with 4-Poster Bed & roll-top bath, being the jewel in the crown of this refined hostel. Relax by the fire in the half-timbered Parlour with a drink from the bar, then enjoy a home cooked meal in the Great Hall. The hostel is licensed for Civil Ceremonies and boasts a newly converted fully equipped conference & meeting space. In essence whether you're looking for a countryside retreat, school residential or even your dream wedding venue, Wilderhope gives you a truly unforgettable experience in an historic setting with all the facilities you would expect from a 21st Century hostel.

Why not look at our other recently refurbished Youth Hostels?

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Weekends book up fast for functions, call us today to arrange a viewing.

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


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Reception Times:
07.30 - 10.00
15.00 - 23.00

Hostel Closing Times:

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  • How about taking over the whole manor for your special event? The hostel makes a stunning location for weddings, parties, conferences and civil ceremonies.

Volunteering opportunities

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

YHA School Trips

YHA Wilderhope Manor is perfect for school trips wanting to immerse themselves in the history of the region. Come back on an evening to relax by the fire in the half-timbered parlour or even enjoy a home-cooked meal fit for a king in the Great Hall! This hostel can accommodate up to 75 people with ensuite rooms available and classroom facilities.

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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