Visit the hands-on discovery centre and explore one of the finest mighty fortresses built by Henry VIII to defend the country.
YHA PortreathRedruth, Cornwall, TR16 4QX
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.
Enjoy easy access to stunning beaches, bluebell woods and the coastal path when you take a family break at this converted barn. Ideal for all traveller types, the barn is in the grounds of a Grade II listed manor house, with a wooded valley trail to the lovely Portreath Beach. Relax and enjoy a picnic outside on the patio.
There are miles of coastline to explore on a walking and cycling holiday and it's a great location for activity breaks or a watersports holiday.
Why guests love YHA Portreath
Accommodation at YHA Portreath
Bed in a shared room
Dorms are not currently available.
Dorm rooms have multiple beds, are typically more affordable than private rooms, and shared with other people who may not be travelling together. A typical shared room includes bunk beds, a reading light and a storage cupboard for each guest, secured by a padlock if required.
Children aged between 12 and 15 can stay in dorm rooms as long as an adult of the same gender accompanies them.
Some dorms may be en-suites, meaning that they have a bathroom in the room that you would be sharing with the other people in your dorm.
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.
Private en-suite rooms
Enjoy your own space with a private en-suite 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.
- 24-hour access
- BBQ area
- Coach parking on premises
- Cycle store
- Free parking on premises
- Indoor play area
- Intermittent mobile coverage
- Meeting rooms
- Minibus parking on premises
- Near bus stop
- No WiFi
- Outdoor seating
- Self-catering kitchen
- Shared drying room
- Shared laundry room
- Shared lounge
- Shared TV
- Sole use
- Water refill station
- 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), drying room(s).
Seasonal opening pattern: YHA Portreath is open for bookings all year round.
Hostel opening hours: YHA Portreath is open to the public from Monday - Sunday, 08:00 - 10:00 and 16:30 - 22:00.
Reception hours: From 08:00 - 10:00 and 16:30 - 22:00.
Parking: There is free parking at the hostel.
Open every day: Dogs are not permitted at YHA Portreath. Assistance dogs are welcome.
(PDF download - 94.36 KB)
Originally built on a farm, the farmhouse can be dated back to 1760 with the rear part of the house goiong back as far as the 1500s.
The barn was converted into a bunkhouse with the rest of the hostel following suit. The hostel has a modern and airy feel whilst keeping the original farmhouse aesthetic.
Meet the team
Mary, a retired teacher, is the manager assisted by husband Arthur when he is not too busy farming.
Manager recommends:Enjoy a lovely walk through the woods to the beach and the coastal footpath in either direction.