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Properties to hire in South Wales

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

Enjoy your own space in South Wales

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

Get ready to make memories that will last a lifetime and experience a getaway a great mix of coast and countryside 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 South Wales. We’re sure you’ll have a holiday to remember.

YHA properties to hire in South Wales

YHA Brecon Beacons Danywenallt exterior

YHA Brecon Beacons Danywenallt

Brecon, Powys, LD3 7YS

  • Sleeps up to 33 guests
  • 10 bedrooms, 10 bathrooms
  • Dogs welcome

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YHA Broad Haven exterior

YHA Broad Haven

Haverfordwest, SA62 3JH

  • Sleeps up to 50 guests
  • 15 bedrooms, 15 bathrooms
  • Dogs welcome

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YHA Gower exterior

YHA Gower

Port Eynon, Swansea, SA3 1NN

  • Sleeps up to 41 guests
  • 12 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms
  • Assistance dogs only

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YHA Manorbier Annexe exterior

YHA Manorbier - Annexe

Near Tenby, SA70 7TT

  • Sleeps up to 14 guests
  • 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms
  • Dogs welcome

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YHA Manorbier Main Building exterior

YHA Manorbier - Main Building

Near Tenby, SA70 7TT

  • Sleeps up to 46 guests
  • 8 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms
  • Dogs welcome

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YHA Newport Pembrokeshire exterior

YHA Newport Pembrokeshire

Newport, SA42 0TS

  • Sleeps up to 28 guests
  • 7 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms
  • Assistance dogs only

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YHA Poppit Sands exterior

YHA Poppit Sands

Cardigan, SA43 3LP

  • Sleeps up to 34 guests
  • 8 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms
  • Assistance dogs only

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YHA Port Enyon exterior

YHA Port Enyon

Port Eynon, Swansea, SA3 1NN

  • Sleeps up to 26 guests
  • 8 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms
  • Dogs welcome

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YHA Pwll Deri exterior

YHA Pwll Deri

Goodwick, SA64 0LR

  • Sleeps up to 24 guests
  • 7 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms
  • Assistance dogs only

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YHA Rhossili exterior

YHA Rhossili

Rhossili, Swansea, SA3 1PJ

  • Sleeps up to 11 guests
  • 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms
  • Assistance dogs only

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YHA St Davids exterior

YHA St Davids

St David's, SA62 6PR

  • Sleeps up to 35 guests
  • 13 bedrooms, 7 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 South Wales

Welcome to South Wales

Whether it's relaxing by the seaside, exploring local history or roaming the countryside, there are plenty of ways to unwind in South Wales for everyone to enjoy.

The Pembrokeshire coast is a haven for families and walkers, with its award-winning, unspoilt beaches.  If adventure is your thing you will love exploring the rugged landscapes of the Brecon Beacons National Park, with trails aplenty amidst the rolling hills and hidden gems of the area. City lovers can take a trip to the capital, with great shopping, entertainment and museums available to enjoy, as well as history and high-class sporting activity. Whatever you get up to during your stay, we’re sure you will have a memorable time.

Aberglasney Gardens

Aberglasney Gardens

Spectacularly set in the beautiful Tywi valley, Aberglasney House features one of the finest gardens in Wales.

Girl in a museum studying a fossil

Brecknock Museum & Art Gallery

** currently the actual museum is going through a refurbishment, so is closed.  The shop is open.  ** Brecknock Museum & Art Gallery is one of the finest and liveliest small museums i

Brecon Cathedral

Brecon Cathedral

Because of its location it's thought that the Norman Priory might have been built on the site of an older, possibly Celtic, church.

Brecon Mountain Railway steam train No. 2

Brecon Mountain Railway

Travel in an all-weather observation coach behind a vintage steam locomotive through beautiful scenery into the Brecon Beacons. The journey takes you into the Brecon Beacons National Park, through

Cardigan Town

Cardigan Town

Discover a vibrant culture, ideally located to explore the fabulous land and seascapes of the Teifi Valley and Cardigan Bay. Visit the town's website.

Chepstow Museum

Chepstow Museum

Explore the rich and varied past of this ancient town, once an important port and market centre.

Three Cliffs Bay, jagged and dramatic, Gower

Climbing in Gower

Climb and scramble to your hearts content and enjoy the spectacular views from this beautiful part of the country. Check out the UK Climbing website for routes

Cycling in Rhossili

Cycling in Rhossili

Whether you are after a gentle ride along the bay or something more adventurous, this stunning area has a variety of terrains and tracks for all abilities.

Dolaucothi Goldmines

Dolaucothi Goldmines

Tour this former Roman gold mine and see authentic 1930s mining equipment, workshops and trams showing how the mines worked.

Bushcraft

Dryad Bushcraft

Dryad Bushcraft is dedicated to providing the highest standard of Wilderness Bushcraft training.

Inspire2Adventure

Inspire2Adventure

Exciting adventure in the forest - try Inspire2Adventure's Guided Open Canoe Expeditions, Gorge Scrambling Experience, Rock climbing and Abseiling and more!

Two robots dancing

Machination Visitor Centre

The only permanent exhibition of contemporary Automata in the UK. The interactive models move with a variety of fascinating mechanisms.

Manorbier Castle

Manorbier Castle

In a splendid setting overlooking a beautiful unspoilt beach, families will love to explore Manorbier Castle. Visit the Castle website

Monmouth Canoe Hire

Monmouth Canoe Hire

Just downstream from a small set of rapids, marking the start of a beautiful section of the Wye, there's 100 miles of canoe-able river.

Cold Glass of Cider on a Pub Bar

Nantyffin Cider Mill Inn

At the foot of the Black Mountains, on the A40 between Crickhowell and Brecon, is this award winning Inn. Visit the Inn website

National Wetlands Centre Wales

National Wetlands Centre Wales

Set in a 450 acre mosaic of lakes, pool and lagoons created on the scenic Burry Inlet, home hundreds of wild and resident species.

Oxwich Castle with Oxwich Bay

Oxwich Castle

Remains of a mock-fortified manor house, with evidence of sumptuous accommodation, built during the prosperous 16th century. Visit the website

Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

With over 950km of footpaths, walking is an ideal way to appreciate the spectacular scenery, wildlife and history of the park.     Visit the website

Puffin with fish in its beck on top of a cliff

Pembrokeshire Islands

Enjoy a boat ride to one of the best seabird and and seal experiences or visit Britain's largest undisturbed prehistoric Iron Age Settlement.

Pentre Ifan

Pentre Ifan

The most popular megalithic site in Wales - a splendid burial chamber with a huge capstone delicately poised on three uprights.

Miniature Steam Train

Perrygrove Railway

See the Forest of Dean in style with a train ride through the woods. Look out for the family-friendly Treetop Adventure play area on your journey. Visit the website

Picton Castle

Picton Castle

A stunning stately home, Picton Castle has 40 acres of some of the most beautiful woodland gardens and grounds in West Wales.  There is a Secret Owl Garden where you can meet 25 species of owls.

Ramsey Island Boat Tours

Ramsey Island Boat Tours

Take a trip to this lovely island to discover mighty cliffs, fascinating bird life and seals. Don't forget your picnic!       Visit the website

Welsh regiment

Royal Regiment of Wales

The collection has artefacts from around the world that reflect the history and character of a 300 year old regiment.

Running at YHA Rhossili

Running at YHA Rhossili

Rhossili Bay This wonderful run has a north and a south loop, including some of the area’s most stunning landmarks.

St Davids Peninsular

St Davids Peninsular

A ruggedly beautiful coastline and heather moorland steeped in Celtic history. Keep an eye open for the Prehistoric archaeology.

St. Fagan's National History Museum

St. Fagan's National History Museum

Get a taste of Welsh culture at this open-air museum of life in Wales, chronicling the history, lifestyle and architecture of local people.

Swansea Bay area

Swansea Bay and area

Discover Swansea, the seaside resort of Mumbles and the Gower Peninsula. Don't miss the enchanting Afan and Vale of Neath. Visit the website