Corfe Castle at sunset

Autumn breaks

Private rooms, camping, cabins, entire hostels and more available this autumn

Pictured: Corfe Castle, stay at YHA Swanage

Let your cares fall away with an autumn break

Layer up, pack a flask and head on out to explore the national treasures and hidden gems of England and Wales this season.

We have a range of accommodation available including private rooms in a range of fantastic places.

Looking for something a little out of the ordinary? Check out YHA Camping & Cabins for quirky and cosy accommodation. Or have a whole hostel to yourself with YHA Exclusive Hire.

Special offers

Up to 20% off with hot deals

We’ve got rooms available in stunning locations to tempt you into the great outdoors. Save up to 20% with YHA hot deals.

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YHA members save 10%

Members save 10% when they book to stay at one of our 150+ hostels, only when booking directly either online, over the phone or in-hostel.

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Save 10% when you book early

The early bird catches the best holiday deals! If you book a bed in a shared room, private room or book a Camping & Cabins stay more than 90 days in advance, we’ll give you 10% off.

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Private rooms from £29 per night

We’re offering private rooms in all of these fantastic places and more. Book a great value UK stay today.

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Cumbria countryside


Home to England's largest mountain and its deepest lake, Cumbria is the perfect holiday destination for families and activity seekers looking to explore.

Derbyshire countryside


Home to the Peak District National Park as well as lots of pretty market towns, Derbyshire is a county that has plenty to discover.

Keswick boats


The market town of Keswick is surrounded by picturesque mountains and lakes - the perfect location for an activity break with great walks and cycle routes.

London skyline


London has something for everyone: from arts and culture to fine foods and entertainment. YHA has several hostels in the city centre.

Northumberland view over Hadrian's Wall


Northumberland is a staycation dream. Why not wander along Hadrian's Wall or visit the pretty towns of Alnwick and Berwick?

Sussex view


Whether you love the outdoors, nightlife, culture and history or all things food, you're in for a treat when you're visiting the stunning county of Sussex.

Wales mountain


Rugged coastlines and mountainous national parks, Wales has got it all. Packed full with Celtic culture, great nightlife and stunning scenery. 

Yorkshire view


Explore God's Own Country, Yorkshire. This historic county is home to Norman castles, medieval abbeys, industrial revolution-era cities and two national parks.

Hire the whole hostel from £299 per night

Spread out, enjoy some space, take the entire place.

We have some top properties available on YHA Exclusive Hire this season. Coastal cottages, manor houses, country lodges… take a look at all these incredible places.

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View some of our popular autumn blog posts

Pembroke Castle exterior

Feel like a royal with our guide to the best UK castles

King of the castles! We are very lucky in the UK to have so many historic buildings within easy reach of a visit and castles are what fairy tales are made of. Here are some of our favourites...

Grey squirrel in the forest

Get closer to our favourite autumn animals

Winter is coming. And the animal kingdom is making its preparations. Spend your autumn wowed by the wonders of nature and watch as as the autumn animals busy themselves foraging, feasting and...

View of Llanberis, Wales, in autumn

Get involved in the YHA Nature Challenge

Late summer and autumn bring changes to the season. Making it the perfect time to immerse your senses into the beautiful, rich and vibrant colours...

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Amazing locations

From countryside to city, you can't beat our locations

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