YHA Wye Valley, formerly Welsh Bicknor, set in 25 acres on the banks of the River Wye, is great for activity breaks or school trips, it even has it's own canoe landing station! Located in the heart of the Royal Forest of Dean, close to Symonds Yat Rock, there's a course on site for orienteering holidays and there are miles of footpaths to explore for walking holidays and trails for cyclists of all levels - perfect for cheap family activity breaks.
FREE WI-FI available in communal areas for guests!
PLEASE NOTE: YHA Wye Valley will be closed between 28th November 2016 and 16th January 2017 due to vital external works which will prohibit access to the hostel.
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.
08.00 - 10.00
17.00 - 22.00
17.00 - 22.00
8.00 - 10.00
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.
YHA Wye Valley has free parking on site. The hostel is situated 1.5 miles from the nearest village and the wonderful, unique location of the place is part of its alluring charm. Please be aware that it can only be reached by a single track lane, the last 800 metres of which are narrow and steep with a sharp bend and an uneven road surface. It is accessible to all cars, vans and minibuses but coaches and larger vehicles will need to arrange alternative drop off points direct with the hostel.
From 1st March to 31st October YHA Wye Valley is open during weekends and school holidays for families and individual travellers. From Monday - Thursday the hostel is open for group bookings. From 1st November until 28th February YHA Wye Valley is open for group bookings and YHA Exclusive Hire. Beds and rooms may become available three months prior to the travelling date so please check the website for more information.
Dogs can stay on our campsite and in our bell tents. There is a £5 charge per dog per night for our bell tent accommodation which is payable upon arrival. You can bring your dog for free if you are camping in your own tent.
Pets are not permitted in the hostel accommodation at YHA Wye Valley however, assistance dogs are welcome throughout, please advise upon booking.
Near Goodrich, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire, HR9 6JJ
If you're driving, our postcode will take you to the other side of the river to the hostel. Follow the below instructions to find us!
From the A40 from Ross on Wye to Monmouth, turn left signposted Goodrich. In Goodrich village (post code HR9 6HX), turn left opposite Jolly's stores signposted Courtfield/Welsh Bicknor. Follow the single track road for appx 1.5 miles, crossing the cattle grid and going through the meadow, and when road splits, take the right hand track. The track down to the hostel is narrow and steep with hairpin bend, not suitable for larger vehicles and coaches. We advise that you drive with caution as the road surface is uneven.
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Invite all your family and friends along to YHA Wye Valley and hire the whole property to yourself. To do so visit the YHA Exclusive Hire website. Open for bookings from the autumn half term to the Easter holidays.