YHA Llangattock Exterior

YHA Llangattock Mountain Bunkhouse

Crickhowell, Powys, NP8 1LG
Bed in a single gender shared dorm
Private room


Set in the south east of the Brecon Beacons National Park, YHA Llangattock Mountain Bunkhouse offers doorstep access to ancient woodlands, rare marshland, wildflower meadows, Llangattock caves and cliffs, and excellent mountain walks. Blenaevon World Heritage site is a short distance away.

YHA Llangattock Mountain Bunkhouse takes its carbon footprint very seriously and has been graded Gold by the Green Tourism Business Scheme. The hostel has also been awarded a Goldstar 2013 for Greenest Hostel/Bunkhouse in the UK, so rest assured you’ll be doing your bit whilst you stay.

Why guests love YHA Llangattock Mountain Bunkhouse

  • Mountain -top accommodation with en-suite facilities
  • Ideal location for walking and hiking holidays
  • Visit England 5 star bunkhouse

Accommodation at YHA Llangattock Mountain Bunkhouse

The hostel

This is a 5 star property and offers basic but good standard accommodation. There are 30 single bunk beds beds in seven en-suite rooms available. Rooms come in two, four and six bed sizes and there is also single gender dormitory accommodation. Although the rooms are private, they are not lockable. 

This is a self catering only bunkhouse with a well equipped catering style kitchen. There is a large smart communal kitchen/dining area/sitting room, and a drying room. Outside there is extensive wooded grounds, a sitting area with barbeque and fire pit. All accommodation has under floor heating. Need to make a phone call? Our hostel lets you make them for free!


Camping is only available to increase numbers as part of a sole use or Exclusive Hire booking. Please contact the hostel directly if you wish to add camping to your booking.

Hire the whole place

This hostel is occasionally made 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. We allocate availability for exclusive use in blocks, typically up to 90 days in the future. 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.




  • Classroom
  • Cot available
  • Cycle store
  • Free wi-fi
  • Garden / grounds


  • Drying room
  • Lounge

Accommodation options

  • Private rooms available
  • En suite rooms available

Food & drink

  • BBQ area
  • Dining room
  • Self-catering kitchen

Transportation & parking

  • Parking

Other YHA products

  • Trade bookings
  • YHA Exclusive Hire

Need to know

Reception times: 8.00 - 10.00 17.00 - 22.00

Check in: 17.00 - 22.00

Check out: 8.00 - 10.00

Parking: Free parking on site.

Open every day?: Yes, but bookings must be made in advance. Bookings can be made up to six months before the travelling date. YHA Llangattock Mountain Bunkhouse is available on YHA Exclusive Hire throughout the year.

YHA Llangattock Mountain Bunkhouse

Map references

OS Map: 161

OS Grid Ref: OS215153

Lat/Lng: 51.8312, -3.1408

Contact information

Phone: 03452602780

Email: [email protected]

YHA Exclusive Hire

Invite all your family and friends along to YHA Llangattock and hire the whole place for yourself! Visit our YHA Exclusive Hire website for more details.


The bunkhouse owner is a trustee of a large range of charities and not-for-profits in the area and can suggest a wide range of environmental volunteering opportunities if required.


The bunkhouse is set high up in the mountains in the Brecon Beacons National Park. This is the precise location described in Alexander Cordells Rape of a Fair Country and is positioned on the borders of the Blaenavon World heritage site, The Clydach Gorge.

Meet the team

Manager recommends: For a different activity break, try caving at Llangattock Hillside - the largest network of caves in Europe. We can put you in touch with caving instructors, so there's no excuse!

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