This museum situated in Cowes Library incorporates all aspects of local maritime activity from shipbuilding to sailing.
YHA Isle of Wight BrighstoneBrighstone, Isle of Wight, PO30 4AX
COVID-19 Industry Standard
In Partnership with The National Tourist Organisation of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
In recognition that this business has confirmed that they have followed government and industry COVID-19 guidelines, ensuring processes are in place to maintain cleanliness and aid social/physical distancing.
Be energetic or simply relax at YHA Isle of Wight Brighstone. On the Isle of Wight you’re only a 15-minute drive from all the island has to offer – walking, cycling, surfing, even checking out dinosaur footprints! This village hostel is a mile from the beach and the chalk downs.
Why guests love YHA Isle of Wight Brighstone
Accommodation at YHA Isle of Wight Brighstone
Don't fancy sharing a room? Private rooms typically include a storage cupboard for each bed, secured by a padlock if required, a reading light and a wash hand basin. Shared shower and toilet facilities are located near to the room.
- Ambulant accessible
- Dining room
- Free on-street parking
- Intermittent mobile coverage
- Minibus parking nearby
- Near bus stop
- Near ferry port
- No WiFi
- Outdoor seating
- Self-catering kitchen
- Shared drying room
- Shared laundry room
- Shared lounge
- Shared TV
- Small garden/grounds
- Sole use
- Wheelchair accessible
Hostel need to know
Closed facilities: The following facilities are temporarily closed at this hostel due to COVID-19 safety measures - self catering kitchen(s), lounge area(s), dining room(s), cycle store(s).
Seasonal opening pattern: YHA Isle of Wight Brighstone is open for bookings during the school summer holidays only, from July - August.
Hostel opening hours: YHA Isle of Wight Brighstone is open to the public from Monday - Sunday, 17:00 - 20:00.
Reception hours: From 08:00 - 10:00 and 17:00 - 20:00.
Parking: There is no parking on site, but there is free parking 50m away in the village car park or 30m away at the end of North Street. There is a drop off/collection point close to the building on North Street.
Dogs: Pets are not permitted at YHA Isle of Wight Brighstone. Assistance dogs are welcome.
This hostel is looking for voluntary managers. Email [email protected] for more information.
YHA Isle of Wight Brighstone originally began as a wooden scout hut for the local Brighstone Scouts. The building underwent a complete rebuild after a successful National Lottery application and is now under joint partnership by the local Scout group and YHA.
Meet the team
Manager recommends: Walk to the top of the downs above Brighstone and look for the Long Stone. Stop to take in the views and smell the air fresh off the Atlantic. Next stop – the Caribbean!