YHA Betws-Y-Coed
  • Open for Private rooms
Bed in a single gender shared dorm
Private room


All YHA hostels are temporarily closed for recreational use as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. We are currently only accepting new bookings for stays from 17th July 2020. Please read our latest statement for further guidance.

If you're looking for Snowdonia accommodation, YHA Betws-y-Coed is in one of the loveliest spots in North Wales, perfect for a weekend break or activity holiday within sight of the mountains. Just a short way from the village and in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the hostel is part of a lively tourist complex opposite Swallow Falls waterfall.

There’s a café/bistro and pub on-site, as well as plenty of parking. Attractions include the Snowdonia Mountain Railway, Portmeirion, several large castles and of course, there are walks and climbs aplenty.

Why guests love YHA Betws-y-Coed

  • Ideal for an activity holiday
  • Within Snowdonia National Park
  • Car Parking

Accommodation at YHA Betws-y-Coed

The hostel

This 77 bed hostel has a selection of private rooms and dorm beds, all with en-suites. The hostel includes an outdoor patio to enjoy the views, so you can relax in the great outdoors. This hostel is self-catering only, but there is a pub next door which serves meals if you feel like dining out.

Part of a lively, busy hotel and bar complex located close to the popular village of Betws-y-Coed. The hostel has a large car park, and coach park for large groups.

Camping pods

There are three camping pods available at YHA Betws-y-Coed. Each contains a double room, a room with two single beds, electricity and lighting. There are picnic tables and benches outside. Bedding can be hired.




  • 24 hour access
  • Basic food shop
  • Classroom
  • Cot available
  • Cycle store
  • Garden / grounds


  • Drying room
  • Laundry
  • Lounge


  • Games room
  • Library/Quiet room
  • TV

Accommodation options

  • Private rooms available
  • En suite rooms available

Food & drink

  • BBQ area
  • Dining room
  • Group catering available
  • Licensed bar
  • Meals available
  • Self-catering kitchen

Transportation & parking

  • Parking

Other YHA products

  • Trade bookings

Need to know

Reception times: 08.00 - 21.00

Check in: 14:00 - 21:00

Check out: 11:00

Towels and toiletries: 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.

Open every day?: Yes

Pets: Pets are not permitted. Assistance dogs are welcome.

Parking: YHA Betws-y-Coed has on-site car parking.

YHA Betws-y-Coed - Access Statement

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YHA Betws-y-Coed

Map references

OS Map: 115

OS Grid Ref: GR764576

Lat/Lng: 53.10199, -3.845089

Contact information

Phone: 03452602548

Email: [email protected]

Meet the team

Manager recommends: Hire a bike and enjoy the fantastic scenery of the Snowdonia National Park - remember to bring the camera for some unmissable shots!

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