There's 1.5 acres of miniature marvels, exciting railways, model towns, landscapes and intriguing secret corners to discover at this model village.
If you want a relaxing weekend break in a rural retreat, whilst also enjoying easy access to London, YHA Jordans is the Youth Hostel for you. Set in a village with a long Quaker heritage, this is a tranquil place to stay near the 17th century Friends’ Meeting House.
We're self-catering only, without an alcohol licence so bring supplies with you! YHA Jordans is only five miles from the London Underground so you can be in the capital in just 30 minutes. It’s also handy for Legoland Windsor, Harry Potter Studios and Heathrow Airport.
Why guests love YHA Jordans
Accommodation at YHA Jordans
All bedrooms are on the ground floor. We have 2 x 4 bedded rooms and 2 x 5 bedded rooms. The bedrooms are small with limited floor space, so please keep luggage to a minimum.
Our living and dining communal space has plenty of comfy seating, as well as being full of character and perfect for dining, relaxation and socialising. During the colder months, cosy up around our wood burning stove. The hostel is situated in a peaceful woodland setting with carefully tended grounds.
YHA Jordans is self-catering only. We have a fully equipped kitchen for guests to prepare their own meals. Our good sized self-catering kitchen is well equipped with plenty of crockery and cookware. As this is not a licensed premises, guests are welcome to bring their own wine and beer to eat with the meals.
Get all the fun of camping but without any of the set up stresses with these beautiful bell tents - part of the YHA Glamping experience. These spacious tipi-like tents are fully kitted out with a double futon bed and two single futons plus all bedding and can sleep four people. They also have eco-friendly solar lighting, a log burner, and comfy bean bags for you to chill out on during the day plus bedside tables, a coffee table and rugs. Fuel for the stoves can be purchased on site for £5.
There are two bell tents at YHA Jordans which are available to book for stays between May and September.
The camping area is close to a patio area which has a fire pit and BBQ which guests are more than welcome to make use of, for that authentic camping experience! Fire wood can be collected nearby or you can bring your own.
The car park is on the Youth Hostel grounds, close to the campsite.
Hire the whole place
This hostel is frequently available for hire on an exclusive basis. This means that you can have the place to yourself and choose how many of your friends, family, club mates, etc., join you. If you are looking for space to stay with us on a normal shared basis, and can’t see any availability three months or more into the future, then this hostel may be being held for Exclusive Hire. You can check availability for Exclusive Hire on our dedicated website.
- Cycle store
- Free wi-fi
- Garden / grounds
- Board games
- Private rooms available
- Camping and Cabins
Food & drink
- BBQ area
- Self-catering kitchen
Transportation & parking
Other YHA products
- Trade bookings
- YHA Exclusive Hire
Need to know
Reception times: 09.00 - 10.00 17.00 - 21.00
Check in: 17.00 - 21.00
Check out: Before 10.00
Open every day?: Yes
Towels and toiletries: Towels and toiletries are not provided but are available to hire or purchase from reception. Bedding is supplied.
Parking: There is free parking on-site.
Pets: Dogs can stay on our campsite. You can bring your dog for free if you are camping in your own tent. A charge of £5/night is charged for dogs staying in our glamping accommodation. Pets are also permitted in social spaces within the hostel at YHA Jordans, whilst assistance dogs are welcome throughout. Please advise upon booking.
Wi-Fi: Free wi-fi is available in social spaces.
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YHA Exclusive Hire
To enjoy YHA Jordans for just you, your friends and family visit our YHA Exclusive Hire website and hire out the whole property. This property is available for group bookings every weekend of the year.
Volunteering with YHA is a fantastic way to have fun, learn new skills, boost your CV and travel to different places. We have a variety of different opportunities to choose from and volunteering roles to suit everyone.
The tasks are varied and in return you will meet some great people, who both work and stay in our hostels, as well as enjoying your time off discovering the local area and attractions.
This hostel is part of our Volunteer Managers programme. You can find out about becoming a Volunteer Manager and supporting our small hostels on our Volunteering site.
The Youth Hostel was built in 1932 and leased to YHA in 1933 by the Quaker Friends. YHA Jordans is set in beautiful wooded grounds with a patio area, picnic benches, BBQ and small fire pit.
Meet the team
Manager recommends: So much to do! Enjoy the thrills of Legoland Windsor, visit Bekonscot - the World's oldest model Village, explore the Roald Dahl museum or take a day trip to London. This is also a great base for visiting Harry Potter Studios.