Roman baths

Sightseeing breaks

Explore our sightseeing breaks

Looking for a sightseeing holiday? Whether it’s Buckingham Palace or Stonehenge, you can stay in the perfect place.

Whether you have passion for the great outdoors or cultural sights, stay in the heart of it all and soak up the national treasures that England and Wales have to offer.

Stay in a YHA hostel. Our historic and unique properties are perfectly positioned in the best locations for a social holiday, where you will meet great people and come back comfy accommodation, practical facilities, and tasty food. We'll always make sure you have an exhilarating adventure.

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Eastbourne areial shot

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Accommodation options for your sightseeing break

Shared rooms

Try YHA shared rooms for a true hostel experience

Private rooms

Enjoy personal space in a private room

Camping & Cabins

Get closer to nature with YHA Camping and Cabins

Exclusive Hire

Hire the whole place for your group

Ready to book your sightseeing break?

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