Go Ape has several locations across the UK where you can climb and fly through the trees. If it's adrenaline fuelled family fun you're after then look no further.
Set on the edge of the area famed for being the home territory of Robin Hood, YHA Sherwood is a lively hostel with cosy social areas, high quality facilities and a quirky exterior.
Look out for personal touches celebrating the legendary Robin Hood! The visitor centre and majestic Major Oak are nearby, as well as the village of Edwinstowe. There are lots of routes for walking holidays and cycling holidays and several parks are within easy reach, making the hostel ideal for family activity breaks.
Why guests love YHA Sherwood Forest
Accommodation at YHA Sherwood Forest
Most rooms in this 48 bed hostel are en-suite and some private rooms have a terrace - great for relaxing family breaks.
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 Sherwood Forest
- Ambulant accessible
- Cot available
- Cycle store
- Free wi-fi
- Garden / grounds
- Wheelchair accessible
- Drying room
- Luggage store
- Board games
- Private rooms available
- En suite rooms available
Food & drink
- Dining room
- Group catering available
- Licensed bar
- Meals available
- Self-catering kitchen
Transportation & parking
Other YHA products
- Trade bookings
- YHA Exclusive Hire
- YHA School Trips
Need to know
Check in: 17.00 - 22.00
Check out: Before 10.00
Open every day?: YHA Sherwood Forest is open for bookings during weekends and school holidays. From Monday to Thursday the hostel is open for group bookings. During this time, beds and rooms may become available - please check up to three months in advance of your travel date. YHA Sherwood Forest is available for YHA Exclusive Hire weekends in September and October and from November until Easter.
Towels and toiletries: Towels and toiletries are not provided but are available to hire or purchase from reception. Bedding is supplied.
Parking: There is limited parking for guests on site.
Wi-Fi: Free wi-fi is available in social spaces.
Breakfast: Breakfast is served from 7.30 til 9am
Please note: Due to the residential location of the hostel, YHA Sherwood Forest is not suitable for stag and hen parties.
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YHA Exclusive Hire
Make YHA Sherwood Forest your home for a few days by booking the whole place for yourself! Visit our YHA Exclusive Hire website for more information.
YHA School Trips
YHA Sherwood is a fantastic destination for school groups. With the Robin Hood visitor centre and majestic Major Oak nearby, and the acres of parks and woodland surrounding the hostel, the possibilities for engaging students are nearly endless. There are beds for up to 48 people, classroom facilities and delicious meals.
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.