Hostels and camping in England and Wales
With a varied landscape, inspiring views and something for everyone, England and Wales is a must for all. Discover the best areas of these two magnificent countries with YHA as you experience our excellent accommodation in the most beautiful and accessible locations.
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A metropolis of culture, history and amazing nightlife, London is an exciting balance of blending the old with the new. Sightseeing takes on a new role in this adventurous city, with hundreds of places to visit.
Cornwall is famous for its diversity of activities, entertainment and sights to see. As the haven for domestic summer holidays - as well as the cultural homeland of Britain's surfers.
Devon is known for its rolling hills, rustic villages and relaxed pace of life. The Jurassic Coast to the south is a World Heritage Site in itself, and filled with charming fishing towns and stunning scenery.
For those with an interest in outdoor activities, the Lake District is the real capital of Britain. Comprised of 885 square miles of mountains, woodland, lakes and vast open spaces.
Spread out over six counties, the Peak District has long been a firm favourite with anyone who loves the great outdoors.
Probably most famous for its urban street art form Banksy but Bristol has so much more to offer.
This modern city is perfect for a shopping trip, an amazing night out and soaking in the culture.
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We are YHA
We transform young lives forever through travel and real adventure. You may not know it but, when you choose YHA, you’re helping us change young lives for the better, forever. Every penny we make is used to improve access to travel and real adventure for all young people. So when you stay with us, you’re contributing to opening up a world of possibilities to young people, many of whom just wouldn’t be able to take a break without us.
Many hostels have been awarded for their excellence
Investors in People 2018
BYTA Outstanding Achievement
School Travel Awards - Best Residential Experience 2019/20