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YHA Gower
Swansea, Wales, SA3 1NN

This hostel is not bookable online. Please contact the hostel direct.

Make a Group booking request

This hostel is not bookable online. Please contact the hostel direct.

Make a Group booking request

3 Star Activity Accommodation - Visit Wales
3 Star Activity Accommodation


  • BBQ area
  • Classroom
  • Cot available
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Dining room
  • Drying room
  • Garden/grounds
  • Great for climbing
  • Great for family breaks
  • Great for mountain biking
  • Great for walking
  • Great for watersports
  • Group catering available
  • Internet access
  • Laundry
  • Library/Quiet room
  • Lounge
  • Meals available
  • Packed lunch available
  • Private rooms available
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • TV
  • YHA Exclusive Hire
  • Parking
  • En suite rooms available
  • Housekeeping
  • Bedding provided
  • Great for groups
Take the whole place for yourself - Hire out the entire hostel from just £18 per person

Need to Know

Reception Times

08.30 - 16.30

Open every day?





Assistance dogs are welcome.


YHA Gower is only available to pre-booked groups. The cost is based on a self-catering break. If your group is 20+ people we can arrange full board accommodation.

Payment accepted online

YHA Gower can only be booked through YHA Exclusive Hire.

Maps & Directions


Borfa House Activity Centre, Port Eynon, Swansea, SA3 1NN

How to get here

Exit the M4 motorway at junction 42. Take the A483 to the centre of Swansea and then follow the A4067, to Gower and Mumbles. Approximately 2 miles outside Swansea turn right onto the B4436 sign posted to Bishopston. After approx 4 miles turn right after Kittle, and then left on to the A4118 at the next junction. Continue on A4118 until you reach Port Eynon. Turn left to YHA Gower, sign-posted “Borfa House”. The distance from Swansea City Centre is 18 miles.

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Contact Information

Hostel: +44 (0) 1792 401548
Email: [email protected]

Map References

OS Map: 159
OS Grid ref: SS616898
Longitude: -4.21064
Latitude: 51.54493

Tourist Information

Tourist Office: 01792 468321
Website: http://www.visitswanseabay.com/

YHA Exclusive Hire

Make YHA Gower your home for a few days by booking the whole place for yourself! Visit our YHA Exclusive Hire website for more information. Open for group bookings all year round.

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