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Properties to hire in North Wales

Hire the whole hostel, cottage or house with YHA Exclusive Hire in North Wales

Enjoy your own space in North Wales

Would you like to enjoy the privacy of a whole YHA hostel and have the place to yourself and your loved ones? Book our North Wales properties exclusively, just for your group.

Get ready to make happy memories and experience a getaway the land of mountains, castle and enchanted lakes with family and friends. Some of our properties allow you to holiday with your four-legged companion too. Discover our unique places to hire in North Wales. We’re sure you’ll have a holiday to remember.

YHA properties to hire in North Wales

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YHA Conwy

Conwy, LL32 8AJ

  • Sleeps up to 86 guests
  • 26 bedrooms, 26 bathrooms
  • Dogs welcome

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YHA Idwal Cottage

Bangor, Gwynedd, LL57 3LZ

  • Sleeps up to 36 guests
  • 10 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms
  • Assistance dogs only

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YHA Kings exterior

YHA Kings

Dolgellau, Gwynedd, LL40 1TB

  • Sleeps up to 32 guests
  • 7 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms
  • Assistance dogs only

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YHA Rowen

Rowen, Conwy, LL32 8YW

  • Sleeps up to 20 guests
  • 4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms
  • Dogs welcome

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YHA Snowdon Bryn Gwynant

Caernarfon, Gwynedd, LL55 4NP

  • Sleeps up to 42 guests
  • 10 bedrooms, 1 bathroom
  • Dogs welcome

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YHA Snowdon Llanberis

Caernarfon, Gwynedd, LL55 4SR

  • Sleeps up to 45 guests
  • 12 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms
  • Dogs welcome

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YHA Snowdon Ranger

Caernarfon, Gwynedd, LL54 7YS

  • Sleeps up to 40 guests
  • 10 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms
  • Dogs welcome

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Why book with YHA Exclusive Hire?

Get away together

Bring your family and friends with properties for a range of group sizes

Enjoy your own space

With sole use of the property, you can come and go as you please

YHA Member discount

Become a YHA member and save on every booking

Young person discount

Bringing anyone under 26 years old? You'll get 5% off

Suitable for events

Perfect for birthday celebrations, anniversaries or annual trips

Best price guaranteed

Book direct for the lowest and fairest price

Cater to all tastes

Self-catering kitchen with utensils, crockery and cutlery

COVID-19 secure

Things to do in North Wales

Welcome to North Wales

North Wales is a captivating part of the UK, with beaches, castles, mountains and beautiful countryside for visitors of all interests to explore.

North Wales boasts the Snowdonia National Park and the biggest mountains in England and Wales but hiking up Snowdon is not the only thing to do in this stunning area. Beaches, Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty and nostalgic railways await visitors to North Wales, while history fanatics can lose themselves in the Slate Museum or explore the wealth of castles in the nearby area. Whatever you get up to during your visit, we’re sure you will have memorable time.

Aberconwy House (in centre, last before junction)

Aberconwy House

The oldest dated town house in Wales.  The furnished rooms reflect daily life from different periods in its history. Visit the National Trust website

Bodnant Gardens

Bodnant Gardens

There's 80 acres of magnificent gardens to explore, with lovely Italianate terraces, formal lawns and magical wooded valley.  From here there are stunning views across to northern Snowdonia.

Caernarfon Castle

Caernarfon Castle

Mighty Caernarfon is the most famous of Wales' castles, built over 800 years ago. Its sheer scale and commanding presence easily set it apart from the rest. This is where the investiture of

Conwy Castle

Conwy Castle

One of the most impressive castles in Wales, overlooking the Conwy estuary. Don't miss a walk along the town walls. Visit the website

Electric Mountain

Electric Mountain is home to the Dinorwig Power Station, set in the mountains of Snowdonia and dubbed "Britain's largest battery" this hydroelectric station houses 6 electric generators producing

Great Orme Country Park

Great Orme Country Park

Dramatic limestone headland renowned for its wildlife and history. Don't miss the live camera that watches the seabird colonies.

Greenwood Forest Park

Greenwood Forest Park

The rides and activities at this unique eco-attraction have been designed for fun with a difference – you provide the energy!

Gwydyr Stables

Gwydyr Stables

A wonderful location for horse riding, pony trekking or extended day trail rides with breathtaking views across the Snowdonia Mountains. A variety of routes and options cater for all types of rider

Llanberis Lake Railway

Llanberis Lake Railway

Discover the timeless appeal of narrow-gauge steam trains. Enjoy views of Snowdonia as you travel along the shores of Llyn Padarn.

Slate Caverns

Llanfair Slate Caverns

Descend Jacobs ladder and wander through tunnels and chambers. Outside the caverns there's breathtaking views of Cardigan Bay.

Ropes and Ladders

Ropes and Ladders

High level activities to get the heart racing! Enjoy the leaps, swings and zip line with spectacular views of Snowdonia.

Snowdonia Mountain Railway

Snowdonia Mountain Railway

Travel on Britain’s only rack and pinion railway to Hafod Eryri, the stunning new visitor centre at the Summit of Snowdon.       Visit the website

Swallow Falls Waterfall in Betws-y-Coed

Swallow Falls Waterfall

Swallow Falls Waterfall is the highest continuous waterfall in Wales. The falls are set on the River Llugwy in the beautiful Gwydir Forest. Visit the website.     

Snowdonia Walking

Walking and Rambling in Snowdonia

From the front door of all our Snowdonia hostels you will be treated to unrivalled access to some of the UK's finest walking and hiking territory. From YHA Snowdon Pen-Y-Pass: There are three route

Zipwire through the trees

Zip World - Fforest

In a stunning woodland setting nestled in the North Wales Conwy Valley, close to the iconic Snowdonia village of Betws y Coed, a host of forest adventures and foodie delights await.

Zip World showing 2 on the zipwires

Zip World - Penrhyn Quarry

A unique range of very special adventures.  Experience the world's fastest Ziplines, or a tour of the quarry.. See the Zip World website for full details of all the adventures.

Zip World showing 2 on the zipwires

Zip World - Slate Caverns

A unique range of very special adventures.  Experience Europe's longest Ziplines, or massive underground trampolines and high-rope cavern adventures called Bounce Below. See the Zip