Get up close and personal with wild animals at this zoo near Cromer. Bring along the whole family for a fab day out and learn some animal facts too.
Oh we do like to be beside the seaside! With bucket loads of traditional seaside-town charm, YHA Sheringham is spot on for anyone looking for a classic British holiday spot. Just a five minute wander into town, the hostel is well-positioned for visitors looking to enjoy Sheringham’s atmosphere and calendar of events, as well as the much vaunted wildlife of East Anglia.
Pack your deckchair and take a ten minute stroll to the beach, before returning to enjoy the lounge with TV, quiet room and games room the hostel possesses.
Why guests love YHA Sheringham
Accommodation at YHA Sheringham
100 beds spread throughout 29 bedrooms varying in size from 2 to 6 beds, all rooms have wash basins, some have double beds and some rooms are on the ground floor.
The hostel is located in a quiet residential area, so please respect our neighbours. The self catering kitchen and dining room are both small, but have all the facilities you need.
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.
Food and drink at YHA Sheringham
- Ambulant accessible
- Cycle store
- Free wi-fi
- Wheelchair accessible
- Drying room
- Games room
- Library/Quiet room
- Private rooms available
Food & drink
- Dining room
- Group catering available
- Licensed bar
- Meals available
- Self-catering kitchen
Transportation & parking
Other YHA products
- YHA Exclusive Hire
- YHA School Trips
Need to know
Check in: 15.00 - 23.00
Check out: Before 10.00
Towels and toiletries: Towels and toiletries are not provided but are available to hire or purchase from reception. Bedding is supplied.
Breakfast: Breakfast is served from 7.30 til 9am
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YHA Exclusive Hire
Make YHA Sheringham your home for a few days by booking the whole place for yourself! Visit our YHA Exclusive Hire website for more details. Open for bookings from the autumn half term to the Easter holidays.
YHA School Trips
YHA Sheringham is a great location for school trips providing access to a range of educational activities from history excursions to geography field trips and even outdoor adventures. The hostel can hold up to 100 people and provides delicious meals and classroom facilities as well as a lounge and games room.
Visit the YHA School Trips website for more information.
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.
You can find out more and apply to volunteer at this hostel on the volunteering website.
The oldest part of the Hostel dates back to around 1890-1900 when it was designed (by Sir Giles Scott – Battersea Power Station, Waterloo Bridge, Tate Modern, Red Telephone Box) & built as a house for visiting priests to the Roman Catholic Church next door. It then became a home for babies followed by a children’s home & eventually YHA took it over around mid 1970’s (this Youth Hostel replaced one on Holt Road Sheringham). The Hostel today still retains the original Chapel with Oak panelling, stained glass windows & wooden vaulted ceiling – now a study room.
Meet the team
Adrian - a keen runner, walker (the dogs), and photographer. He's been Manager at Sheringham for last 15 years (been in YHA for over 30 years around the Country), getting to know the area really well. Going bald, supports Norwich City (or should that be the other way round!)
After two days spent in peace and solitude, you may welcome a change of pace. Extend your stay and take the train or bus to Cromer. The resort has plenty to offer with amusements, variety shows and the fascinating and fun Henry Blogg RNLI Museum.